GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI), makers of REPREVE®, the leading recycled fiber brand made from plastic bottles, announces its collaboration with seven professional sports teams, including those from the NBA and NHL. The collaboration involves engaging crowds in messages aimed at environmental responsibility, as well as the launch of the REPREVE Ultimate Sports Fan Experience, a sweepstakes series consisting of once-in-a-lifetime experiences with multiple franchises, including the Dallas Mavericks, Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings, Anaheim Ducks, Minnesota Wild and New Jersey Devils. As part of the sweepstakes, lucky winners will receive a variety of unique prizes including on-court/ice passes, VIP tickets, pre-game bench access, locker room tours, autographed team goods and player meet-and-greets. In addition, each stadium will be enveloped in recycling messaging, showing fans that REPREVE makes it easy for them to be a catalyst for positive environmental change.

Related Posts

Tedder Industries Expands Capabilities With Wittmann Battenfeld Machines

Tedder Industries (Coeur d’Alene, Idaho) was founded in 2010 by Thomas Tedder to manufacture firearm accessories, such as gun belts

Read More

McClarin Acquires Composites Company

McClarin Plastics, a manufacturer of thermoformed plastic, glass fiber reinforced plastic and composite products has acquired Custom

Read More

Toward a Broader View of the New Plastics Economy

America’s plastics makers welcome efforts to promote innovation and advance the sustainability of plastics, such as the Ellen MacArthur

Read More

PPG Recognized as One of US Best Large Employers

Coating specialist PPG says that has been named one of America’s best large employers, according to a list published by Forbes magazine.

Read More

CARE Names Person and Recycler of the Year

Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), a Dalton, Georgia-based nonprofit organization charged with advancing market-based solutions

Read More

The Poultry Industry to Pack Their Products With Biodegradable Plastics Obtained From Feathers

The European project KARMA 2020, where Aimplas participates, will develop a waste valorization technology in the poultry industry to

Read More

Sleeve Label Award Winners Show Ingenuity in Capturing Consumer Attention

“There seems to be no end to the creativity, technological advancement and ‘on-shelf’ ability to capture the attention of consumers that sleeve labeling is bringing to the packaging industry—and the winning entries in this year’s AWA Sleeve Label Awards certainly...
Read More

Sensor-Embedded Plastic Wrap Makes Brain Surgery Safer

It almost goes without saying that brain surgery requires extreme precision, but there hasn’t been much advancement in brain mapping

Read More

Borealis to Build Dedicated Automotive Compounding Plant in North America

Borealis, a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, has decided to build a dedicated

Read More

IPL Buys California-Based Molder Macro Plastics

In a bid to expand its footprint in the U.S. market and the growing South American market, Quebec-based injection molder IPL Inc. has purchased

Read More