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  • Adult Incontinence | Mergers and Acquisitions

    Convatec Picks Up Incontinence Distributor

    Woodbury Holdings acquisition will create home distribution unit at company
    08.15.17

  • Wipes
    What to Flush?

    What to Flush?

    INDA infographic offers solutions to combat New York City's clogged sewers
    Infographics08.15.17

  • Diaper, Baby | Meltblown | North America | Spunbond

    Fibertex Personal Care Brings Printing Capabilities to NC

    Nonwovens producer bring Innowo Print technology to North Carolina
    08.15.17


  • Nanotechnology

    Nano Fibers Showcase Newly Emerging Polymers

    Electrospinning, meltblown, bicomponent technology all advance role of nanofibers in nonwovens and textiles.
    07.31.17

  • Machinery and Equipment
    2017 Machinery & Equipment Review

    2017 Machinery & Equipment Review

    Major suppliers of nonwovens machinery offer new technological developments.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 07.31.17

  • Medical Nonwovens Update

    Medical Nonwovens Update

    Nonwovens producers and manufacturers of end-use products focus on expansion and product development.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 07.31.17


  • Middle East/North Africa
    Middle East Report

    Middle East Report

    Nonwovens producers in the region are finding success in the hygiene and medical markets.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editori 07.31.17

  • Diaper, Baby
    Diaper Makers Report Category Softness

    Diaper Makers Report Category Softness

    Lower birth rates, increased competition blamed for sales declines
    Online Exclusives Karen McIntyre, editor 07.27.17

  • Shows / Events
    Fourteenth Edition of Techtextil North America Shows Growth

    Fourteenth Edition of Techtextil North America Shows Growth

    This year's event in Chicago saw a 15% increase in the total number of exhibitors over 2015 edition
    Online Exclusives07.13.17


  • Associations | Shows / Events | Wipes
    World of Wipes Conference Hailed a Success

    World of Wipes Conference Hailed a Success

    Over 470 participants spanning the entire wipes supply chain attended the event in Nashville
    Online Exclusives06.29.17

  • Shows / Events | Wetlaid | Wipes
    Flushability is a Hot Topic at WOW

    Flushability is a Hot Topic at WOW

    Nonwovens industry will focus on consumer education as efforts to reach accord with wastewater agencies stall
    Online Exclusives Karen McIntyre, editor 06.16.17

  • Gerold Fleissner Passes Away at Age 92

    Gerold Fleissner Passes Away at Age 92

    Pioneer of the textile, man-made fiber and nonwovens industries
    Online Exclusives Alfred Watzl, former vice president, Fleissner 06.15.17

  • Adult Incontinence | Diaper, Baby
    Wearable Technology: The Next Big Thing in Hygiene?

    Wearable Technology: The Next Big Thing in Hygiene?

    More and more companies are developing sensors for baby and adult diapers.
    Online Exclusives Tara Olivo, associate editor 06.13.17

  • Wipes
    A New Wave of Wipes

    A New Wave of Wipes

    Several innovative products have launched in the first half of 2017.
    Slideshows06.06.17

  • Air Through Bonding | Carded/Carding | Education | Facilities / Capacity | R&D/Basic Research | Spunbond | Spunlace
    Nonwovens Institute Unveils New Investment

    Nonwovens Institute Unveils New Investment

    New advanced spunmelt line starts up on NC State campus
    Videos