Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Finest Polartec-based garments recognized
Finest Polartec-based garments recognized
Jun '12
Polartec LLC announces the North American APEX Award winners for 2012. This prestigious honor goes to the finest Polartec-base garments that will be available to consumers in the fall of 2012. A panel of judges selected the winners based on the style, function, workmanship, and fit of the garments as well as the most innovative and appropriate uses of Polartec fabrics in the designs.

Out of the dozens of garments submitted, the judges selected 12 North American APEX winners ranging from thermal-mapped insulation layers, to high-tech flame resistant workwear, to the latest and most innovative extreme weather protection garments and accessories. And the winners are:

  * Armada Rotor Power Dry H.E. Hoody -  Polartec Power Dry High Efficiency

   * Bulwark FR Hoody, FR Fleece Jacket - Polartec Thermal FR

   * Cabela's Power Stretch Liner Glove - Polartec Power Stretch

   * Cabela's Thermal Zone Stand Hunter Baselayer - Polartec Thermal Pro High Loft with Polygiene

   * Marmot Armageddon Glove - Polartec Thermal Pro

   * The North Face Polar Hooded Jacket - Polartec Thermal Pro, Polartec Power Shield High Loft²

   * Outdoor Research Lodestar Jacket & Pant - Polartec Power Shield Pro, Polartec Power Shield High Loft

   * Patagonia Alpine Guide Jacket & Pant - Polartec Power Shield Stretch Woven

   * Timberland Premium Waterproof Winter Explorer Boot - Polartec Thermal Pro

   * True North Dragon Shield FR Softshell Jacket - Polartec Power Shield FR

   * Westcomb Fuse LT Jacket & Shift Hoody - Polartec NeoShell

   * Whites Thermal Fusion - Polartec Power Stretch Pro

In addition to a Tiffany crystal award and bragging rights for a year, manufacturers can participate in a custom hangtag program promoting the winning garments at the consumer level. Polartec also provides additional marketing support through product placement with media and events. Past winners can testify that the Polartec APEX Award drives sell-through.

Polartec, LLC is the developer, manufacturer, and marketer of Polartec performance fabrics.

Polartec LLC

Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 26th Jun 2017

GSTN registration reopens

E-commerce operators and TDS (tax deducted at source) deductors can...

Textiles | On 26th Jun 2017

Expedite release of ROSL pending claims: TEA to Centre

The Tiruppur Exporters' Association (TEA) has again urged Union...

Textiles | On 26th Jun 2017

'Export promotion schemes to continue under GST regime'

The export promotion schemes will continue under GST regime, said...

Interviews View All

Evelyne Cholet

‘France had a reputation of being big in new ideas, but poor in marketing...

Studio Priyanka Rajiv

‘To reinvent the age-old tradition of embroidery to suit demographics and...

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Eric Scholler

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Pranav Mishra

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


news category

Related Categories:
July 2017

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search