Unifi Launches Repreve.com : Eco-focused
Website from Recycled yarn Manufacturer
Textile News Article Posted September 15, 2008
Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI), a diversified producer and processor of polyester and nylon yarns, unveiled a new consumer-focused, interactive website as part of its new Repreve. For the Planet.campaign. The new website, www.repreve.com, is focused on educating users about the positive environmental benefits of Repreve, Unifi's family of 100% recycled yarns and the importance of resource and energy conservation and recycling. The interactive site allows users to explore, learn and engage in helping the environment.
The Repreve website is just one of the many initiatives that Unifi is introducing under its new Repreve. For the Planet campaign, which supports Unifi's ongoing initiatives in providing the market with sustainable textile solutions. As part of the initiative, the website will educate and build awareness among the textile industry and end-consumers about the environmental benefits of Repreve and the connection between industry and the environment.
features of the new site include:
Giving back to support environmental
causes is simply the right thing to do.
These organizations will work to better
our communities and lands for the
generations to come, said Berrier. Consumers today are more passionate
about the environment and we wanted to
involve them in directing our
environmental donation. Consumers can
log on and vote for the environmental
cause they believe in.
To get the full consumer experience, visit www.repreve.com and enter the following individualized code word REPREVE.
Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI) is a diversified producer and processor of multi-filament polyester and nylon textured yarns and related raw materials. The Company adds value to the supply chain and enhances consumer demand for its products through the development and introduction of branded yarns that provide unique performance, comfort and aesthetic advantages. Key Unifi brands include, but are not limited to: aio- all-in-one performance yarns, Sorbtek, A.M.Y., Mynx, UV, Repreve, Reflexx, MicroVista and Satura. Unifi's yarns and brands are readily found in home furnishings, apparel, legwear, and sewing thread, as well as industrial, automotive, military, and medical applications. For more information about Unifi, visit www.unifi.com, or to learn more about Repreve, visit the new website www.repreve.com.