19 Aug 2019

Fortune’s 2019 Change the World List: Companies to Watch

August 19, 2019 FORTUNE – By Matthew Heimer and Erika Fry Fortune’s Change the World list focuses on companies that are addressing social challenges through their core business activities. Most of the companies on that list are relatively large, with $1 billion or more in annual revenue, which helps them both pay for and scale their […]

Create Sustainability
03 Jun 2019

Aquafil at event “Create Sustainability”

Aquafil has been invited as one of selected trusted supplier, to BMW event “Create Sustainability – BMW Supplier Dialogue”, which was held in the BMW Research and Innovation Center in Munich, Germany on the 28th of May 2019. Under the theme Create Sustainability – BMW Supplier Dialogue, the BMW Purchasing and Supplier Network invited selected […]

17 Jun 2019

Aquafil at NeoCon 2019, an indoor showroom and a special outdoor involvement with ECONYL® yarn featuring the NeoCon Plaza flooring.

June 10 – 12, Chicago – NeoCon marks its 51st edition as the most important event of the year for the commercial design industry in the USA and Aquafil was one of over 500 leading companies that showcased new products, services, and ideas. Aquafil’s showroom displayed the endless possibilities of ECONYL® regenerated yarn, from interior […]

14 Jun 2019

Sustainability Report 2018

Sustainability Report 2018 is online. From this year on, the sustainability report forms an integral part of the non-financial disclosure included in the annual consolidated financial statements. It summarises all the commitments Aquafil has made to support and safeguard its employees, local communities, the environment in which it operates and the planet as a whole. […]

01 Jun 2019

Aquafil strengthens its position in the USA: acquired O’Mara Incorporated for USD 40.5 million

Arco (Italy), May 31, 2019 – Today Aquafil S.p.A. [ECNL:IM] finalized the acquisition of 100% of O’Mara Incorporated for a total consideration equal to USD 40.5 million. The deal was completed through the Group’s U.S. subsidiary, Aquafil USA Inc. About O’MARA Incorporated O’Mara Incorporated – founded in 1970 – produces nylon, polypropylene and polyester fibres […]

03 May 2019

This Italian Company Wants Your Swimsuit to Be Made From Garbage

May 3, 2019 BLOOMBERG – by Chiara Remondini To you, it’s a garbage dump. To Italian entrepreneur Giulio Bonazzi, it’s the launchpad for a Stella McCartney handbag or a pair of Levi’s jeans. “When I look at a landfill, I see a goldmine,” Bonazzi, the founder and chief executive officer of nylon manufacturer Aquafil, said […]

30 Apr 2019

Fashion Revolution Week – who made your clothes

From 22nd to 28th April, Fashion Revolution week took place and Aquafil participated by presenting some of who, among many others, together with Giulio Bonazzi, President and CEO of Aquafil, takes part on the ECONYL® regeneration process. Fashion Revolution is a global movement – with teams in over 100 countries around the world – which […]

01 Apr 2019

Great success at DOMOTEX Asia / ChinaFloor 2019

This year edition has been important to DOMOTEX Asia/CHINAFLOOR that, due to increasing demand, on its 21th anniversary expanded to 175,000 sqm and 15 halls. As well as in Hannover, in Shanghai Aquafil created a colorful and cozy booth around the concept “Good design begins with the end in mind” and its commitment toward a circular economy. […]

22 Mar 2019

Aquafil was honoured to welcome the U.S. Ambassador to Italy, Lewis M. Eisenberg, at its plant in Arco – Trento

Today, Friday the 22nd of March,  the United States Ambassador to Italy, Lewis M. Eisenberg, and his team were welcomed by Giulio Bonazzi, President and CEO of Aquafil, at the Italian plant located in Arco – Trento. Interested in the pioneering approach that the Italian Company has toward the circular economy, the Ambassador was pleased to meet Mr. […]

21 Mar 2019

Aquafil renews its participation to Domotex Asia ChinaFloor, 26 – 28 March, 2019 Shanghai

This year marked DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR’s 20th anniversary. With demands from 1,418 exhibitors from 35 countries it expanded to 175,000 sqm and 15 halls. Aquafil will attend 2019 Domotex’s exhibition in Asia with more than 100 sqm booth big, located in Hall W3, Stand D01. “Good design begins with the end in mind” is the concept around which Aquafil booth has been created. The new Company’s trends, […]

14 Mar 2019

Aquafil has won a 2019 CO Leaders award

CO Common Objective is a business network that uses technology to drive success in sustainable fashion business, and the CO Leadership Awards celebrates the best of those businesses who are part of the network. They are championing the fashion businesses – brands and suppliers – that are pushing the boundaries of creativity, combining great products […]

19 Feb 2019

Aquafil creates a custom-designed, green carpet for the Pre-Oscars Sustainable Style Event in Los Angeles

Aquafil has custom-designed a green carpet for this year’s Pre-Oscars Sustainable Style Event hosted by ethical fashion house MAISON-DE-MODE.COM, at the Sunset Tower Hotel in Los Angeles. The stunning 2,000 square foot carpet was made with ECONYL® regenerated nylon and it was the latest in a series of green carpets developed by Aquafil. Last year, […]