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Nov 03, 2014, 09:49 ET Fashion Icon Olivia Palermo Joins Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

For the first time, Cotton Incorporated brings international style icon Olivia Palermo on board for its 24 Hour Runway Show. Olivia will join the...


Nov 03, 2014, 09:00 ET Jason Derulo Kicks Off Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Multi-platinum recording artist and international Pop superstar Jason Derulo will perform his top singles LIVE at Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show. With...


Nov 03, 2014, 01:05 ET J.Crew Brands Extend Partnership with Blue Jeans Go Green(TM)

J.Crew brands has announced their continued participation in a fall denim drive in partnership with Cotton Incorporated's Blue Jeans Go Green™ denim...


Oct 08, 2014, 04:08 ET Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show Announces Celebrity Host Lineup: Giuliana and Bill Rancic, Jason Kennedy, and Michael Yo

Cotton Incorporated welcomes Giuliana and Bill Rancic's return to Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show. Hosting for the third time, the couple will be joined ...


Aug 05, 2014, 10:30 ET Smart Shopping: Parents Choose Cotton for Back-to-School

Smart parents are doing their homework going into the back-to-school (BTS) season this year, shopping online and choosing durable fabrics like cotton ...


Jul 30, 2014, 10:30 ET Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show Returns to South Beach

With long, luxurious beach days and a seemingly never-ending nightlife, it's no wonder South Beach will once again play host to Cotton's 24 Hour...


May 15, 2014, 04:40 ET When Is A Blue Jean Not A Blue Jean?

On May 20, 1873, an American icon was born when Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis were given a patent for their copper rivet fasteners for denim trousers. ...


Jan 07, 2014, 04:28 ET Fresh Produce And Blue Jeans Go Green™ Collaborate For Bring In Your Blues Promotion

Cotton Incorporated, the research and marketing company for cotton, and Fresh Produce, a leading national apparel brand for women, today announced a...


Dec 20, 2013, 12:01 ET Cotton LEADS™ Embraced By Global Textile Supply Chain

Just two months after its launch, the Cotton LEADS™ program continues to gain momentum along the global textile supply chain. Thirty textile...


Oct 16, 2013, 06:01 ET Cotton LEADS™ - Australia & The United States: Pioneers & Partners In Progress

Cotton Australia and Cotton Incorporated today announced a joint program to raise awareness of the responsible growing practices among cotton...


Sep 18, 2013, 03:01 ET Celebs Clean Closets For A Cause - "The Great Denim Challenge" Celebrity Autograph Jeans Auction Aims for Millionth Piece of Denim

Blue Jeans Go Green™ (formerly Cotton From Blue to Green™) today announced a unique auction designed to raise awareness about textile recycling and...


Aug 20, 2013, 09:28 ET Defining Denim: MAGIC Panel Explores a Key Cotton Category

As a part of Sourcing at MAGIC, Cotton Incorporated will present an expert panel on successful denim strategies. The seminar, Denim: From the Cotton...


May 17, 2013, 10:50 ET Common Threads: 140 More Years of Authentic Cotton Blue Jeans

On May 20, 1873, Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis received a patent for the use of copper rivet fasteners on denim trousers – and thus the blue jean was...


May 15, 2013, 10:11 ET Texas Tech Researchers Find Environmental Application For Low-Grade Cotton

Research conducted at the Nonwovens and Advanced Materials Laboratory at The Institute of Environmental and Human Health (TIEHH) shows that low-grade ...


Feb 19, 2013, 02:26 ET Cotton Incorporated Announces Host and Celebrity Appearances Scheduled for Upcoming Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Cotton Incorporated today announced celebrity partners for its upcoming 2nd annual Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show, which will take place on March 1-2...


Jan 17, 2013, 02:19 ET 2012 Cotton Biotechnology Award Recipients

As part of the recent Plant and Animal Genomic Conference held in San Diego, Dr. Don Jones of Cotton Incorporated presented the 2012 Cotton...


Jan 05, 2013, 11:18 ET AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic Scores The Touch, The Feel of Victory

Championship apparel commemorating the 2013 AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic bears a variation on the well-known cotton tagline, The touch, the feel of...


Dec 20, 2012, 11:02 ET Advancing Cotton Biology Drives Future Variety Improvement

As published in the December 20 issue of Nature, an international consortium of scientists has assembled a 'gold standard' sequence of the simplest...


Sep 26, 2012, 10:58 ET Cotton Incorporated Partners With American Eagle Outfitters For Nationwide "Cotton. From Blue To Green.™" Denim Recycling Program

Cotton Incorporated and American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE: AEO) announced a continued partnership for the Cotton. From Blue to Green.™ denim...


Aug 01, 2012, 12:14 ET Cotton Life Cycle Data Advances Sustainability Metrics, Cotton's Gains

Cotton Incorporated, the research and promotion company for cotton, continues its long-term commitment to advancing sustainability through research...


Jul 06, 2012, 11:45 ET "Living Flag" Highlights U.S. Consumers' Preference for Cotton and Domestic Apparel

As part of the July 4th celebration in Oviedo, FL, 812 celebrants took part in forming a living flag. The event, sponsored by Cotton Incorporated and ...


Jun 07, 2012, 08:00 ET Unique Brides Say "I Do" to Cotton

Today's brides are professing their love in gowns as individual as they are – including cotton – from a wide range of designers. The most important...


May 16, 2012, 11:20 ET Examining Denim's "Jeaneology" on its 139th Birthday

When is a jean not a jean? As we recognize the 139th anniversary of Levi Strauss receiving U.S. Patent Number 139,121 on May 20, 1873 for the use of...


Jul 19, 2011, 09:55 ET Make the Grade With Back-to-School Shopping

Parents who do their homework on back-to-school shopping will get high marks from their children this fall, who want stylish apparel for the new...


Jun 07, 2011, 08:32 ET Cana Collection® & Cotton Incorporated Unite Luxury and Performance

New York-based Cana Collection®, an upscale lifestyle/athletic apparel brand, recently adopted the Cotton Incorporated TransDRY™ technology to...