30/10/2019 – Sustainability — auf Deutsch lesen

Roica and the MarediModa in Cannes

Ultimate smart yarns stretch toward a more sustainable future through partners ranges.


Roica Eco-Smart family: Smart laces by Iluna Group © Roica


Roica Eco-Smart family, the multi-certified collection of premium stretch fiber

Through partners innovations,Roica brings sustainability and cutting-edge performance at MarediModa, the international fair dedicated to fabrics and accessories for the beachwear, underwear and ‘athleisure’ sectors.

The premium partners are Eusebio, Iluna Group, Maglificio Ripa, MG2, Payen, Piave Maitex, Sofileta and Tessitura Colombo Antonio.

Shinichiro Haga, Senior Executive Manager of Roica Division, a company owned by global material innovator Asahi Kasei:

“Our Roica provides outstanding stretch performances for high-competition sportswear; its power control and durable resistance adds quality to swimwear while its high-tech imprint empowers underwear and lingerie. Our Roica Eco-Smart family has been engineered to protect both the skin and the environment. Because sustainability must be a commitment all year round.”

The new collection comprises two responsibly made yarns. Made with 58 percent of pre-consumer recycled content, the Roica EF comes with the Global Recycled Standard – GRS – certification by the influential Textile Exchange, one of the most known and recognized global players in the market.


Palais de Festivals, Boulevard de la Croisette, Cannes, France

November 5–7, 2019