Featured


  • Mergers and Acquisitions
    Lydall Acquires Sealings Solutions Specialists

    Lydall Acquires Sealings Solutions Specialists

    Interface to join company's Performance materials Division
    08.10.18

  • Diaper, Baby
    P&G to Increase Diaper Prices 4%

    P&G to Increase Diaper Prices 4%

    Move responds to higher commodity costs
    Online Exclusives08.09.18

  • Mergers and Acquisitions | Pacific Rim
    Fitesa Buys Majority Stake in CNC International

    Fitesa Buys Majority Stake in CNC International

    Joint venture agreement is company's first presence in Asian spunmelt market
    07.26.18


  • South Africa
    Africa Baby Diaper Market

    Africa Baby Diaper Market

    Africa’s diaper market has finally reached the tipping point.
    Raymond Chimhandamba, Diaper Industry Consultant 07.06.18

  • Facilities/Capacity | R&D/Basic Research
    NIRI Moves Off Leeds Campus, Invests in New Equipment

    NIRI Moves Off Leeds Campus, Invests in New Equipment

    Expansion will allow institute to expand scope, develop better-performing products.
    07.06.18

  • Facilities/Capacity | North America
    North American Nonwovens: Investment Continues


  • Airlaid | Mergers and Acquisitions | Western Europe
    Glatfelter to Acquire G-P

    Glatfelter to Acquire G-P's European Nonwovens Business

    G-P's Steinfurt, Germany, facility produces airlaid products for tabletop, wipes, hygiene, food pad, and other markets
    06.19.18

  • Fibers | Product Improvement/Innovation
    Lenzing Rebrands its Fibers for the Nonwovens Industry

    Lenzing Rebrands its Fibers for the Nonwovens Industry

    Company plans transformation from a B2B fiber producer to a B2B2C brand with the launch of VEOCEL
    Online Exclusives Tara Olivo, associate editor 06.18.18

  • Associations | Shows/Events | Wipes
    INDA Hosts Successful World of Wipes International Conference

    INDA Hosts Successful World of Wipes International Conference

    440 wipes industry participants connected in Chicago
    Videos


  • Shows/Events
    ANEX 2018 Held in Tokyo

    ANEX 2018 Held in Tokyo

    Nonwovens producers and suppliers unite in Tokyo, proving how important Asia has become to the industry
    Slideshows06.13.18

  • Diaper, Baby
    Huggies Introduces First-Ever Customizable Diaper

    Huggies Introduces First-Ever Customizable Diaper

    Huggies Made by You diapers can be designed with a name, monogram or date
    06.05.18

  • Adult Incontinence | Diaper, Baby | Feminine Hygiene
    Unicharm CEO Discusses Changes in the Asian Hygiene Market

    Unicharm CEO Discusses Changes in the Asian Hygiene Market

    With 14 years as CEO under his belt, Takahisha Takahara has helped his company expand in Asia and throughout the world.
    Karen McIntyre, Editor 06.01.18

  • Wipes
    The Path to Flushability

    The Path to Flushability

    INDA and EDANA have used up-to-date lab work and field studies to demonstrate seven rigorous tests for flushability.
    Infographics06.01.18

  • Associations | Eastern Europe/Russia | Legal/Regulatory | North America | Western Europe | Wipes
    INDA, EDANA Release Updated Flushability Guidelines

    INDA, EDANA Release Updated Flushability Guidelines

    Fourth edition guidance document provides updates on labeling practices, testing methods
    05.31.18

  • India | Wipes
    Indian Company Markets Biodegradable Wipes

    Indian Company Markets Biodegradable Wipes

    The founder of Kolan India was motivated to offer an eco-friendly wipe due to growing levels of waste in the country.
    Online Exclusives Tara Olivo, associate editor 05.25.18