REVEALED: The future of functional fabrics

29 June 2020

More and more consumers are demanding for their clothing to have multiple functions to them. Whether their garments wick away moisture, trap in heat, or eliminate odor there has been an increase in demand for functional fabrics

Polygiene is the leading internationally recognized supplier of odor control and freshness technologies for clothing, gear and other materials. Its Commercial Director, Hans Bergman, is a serial entrepreneur who has founded eight companies in six different countries. Armed with a MBA from University of San Diego and University of Hong Kong, Hans delivers both practical and academic insights and solutions to global business challenges. Prior to this assignment, he started up ASSOS North America and later on managed KJUS Skiwear for a combined period of 10 years.

We talked with Hans about Polygiene’s innovative additives used to enhance clothing materials and the future of functional fabrics.


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