With soaring cotton prices bringing a renewed urgency for alternative fibers, Hanes (HBI)...

|By:, SA News Editor

With soaring cotton prices bringing a renewed urgency for alternative fibers, Hanes (HBI) recently inked a deal with tiny Naturally Advanced Technologies (NADVF.OB +10.5%) to "commercialize" flax fiber. Called Crailar, the flax product could become another Lycra, says NAT's CEO.