KERING LISTS ORGANICA PRECIOUS FIBER LABEL
Chargeurs Luxury Materials is thrilled by having its eco-friendly and traceable wool label, Organica Precious Fiber, listed by the Kering Group.
This Group – which owns the Luxury brands Balenciaga, Gucci, Yves Saint-Laurent, and Bottega Veneta, and is known for its eco-responsible commitments – has awarded Organica Precious Fiber the bronze label. This celebrated Luxury Group, which is demanding in the choice of its partners has decided to list the Organica Precious Fiber label, thus recognizing its qualities in terms of respect for the environment, animal welfare, and good working conditions. This trust attests to the quality of Chargeurs Luxury Materials’ commitments and of its fibers.
Relationships between Chargeurs and Kering, which have existed for over 20 years between Chargeurs’ Fashion Technologies division and Kering, are further strengthened by this new collaboration.
AMEDEE 1851 LAUNCH ITS NEW COLLECTION
Digital brand Amédée 1851, a specialist in wool-fiber scarves and squares, is to offer new designs, synonymous with travel and adventure, through a new collection.
Amédée 1851, Chargeurs’ creative and eco-responsible scarf brand, has launched its new capsule collection: the Kensington collection. Inspired by the tailoring spirit of London’s Savile Row and preppy Chic, this capsule plays with the codes of British elegance, while keeping to the commitments that are at the heart of Amédée 1851’s DNA: an eco-traceable and hand-finished Merino fiber, manufactured 100% in France and Italy. Outstanding and creative products for discerning customers are available in Amédée 1851’s online store.
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THE NEW YORK FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND CHARGEURS JOIN FORCES
The prestigious university and Chargeurs Group partner celebrating Design and Innovation.
Chargeurs and the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York have signed a partnership agreement to promote the outstanding know-how of Chargeurs, a benchmark in the world of fashion and design. Leach, a subsidiary of Chargeurs within the Chargeurs Technical Substrates business line, will design the visual design of the FIT Museum in New York during the “Paris, Capital of Fashion” exhibition to be held in Paris in the fall of 2019.
This partnership with the FIT will enable the Group to thrive within the prestigious New York University, which is dedicated to fashion and design, through various iconic and disruptive operations organized throughout the year. This reflects the growing enthusiasm of a new generation of designers for Chargeurs’ unique expertise in the fields of fashion, luxury and high-tech visual communication.
CHARGEURS PROTECTIVE FILMS LAUNCH A 4.0 PRODUCTION LINE
Chargeurs Protective Films launches its first 4.0 unit, at the heart of industrial innovation.
By the end of the first half of 2019, Chargeurs Protective Films is to launch a new, cutting-edge technological coating line, which is to be a world first at the heart of the 4.0 industry.
Demonstrating its power of innovation at the heart of industry 4.0, the production line will feature disruptive industrial monitoring characteristics such as: 3D modeling, connected tools, process automation, Big Data management. Integrating a Smart Production Unit will make it possible to continuously streamline industrial management in a smart way.
Ideally located in the heart of a Smart Manufacturing Center, the production line will bolster the strategic position of this industry by offering high value-added innovative solutions.
LEACH AND CHARGEURS FORGE AN ALLIANCE WHICH IS A BYWORD FOR PRESTIGE
Review of an eventful year
Within the space of one year, Chargeurs took an important step toward increasing its control over the value chain for technical substrates, working on projects of Excellence through its alliance with Leach, creator of innovative visual experiences for museums, Leach’s portfolio includes such prestigious institutions as the Museum of London, the Royal Air Force Museum and the National Charter Monument in Bahrain.
In December 2018, on the occasion of an event organized at the Louvre pyramid entitled “Great French writers describe masterpieces of classical painting”, the company delivered its first spectacular visual experience under the world-renowned great Pyramid. The Brooklyn Museum, the Fashion Institute of Technology and the Benaki Museum have become iconic partners of Leach.