July 5, 2011 Nikoogroup, reportedly the largest maker of nonwovens in Iran, makes spunlaced and thermal bonded nonwovens through two of its subsidiaries, Abharris and MBNT. Beyond nonwovens, the group has interests in fibers, yarn, spinning and petrochemicals as well as the development of acquisition/distribution layer material through its newest subsidiary, Aknan, which is based in Turkey.
July 18, 2009 Established in 1879 as a cotton wool factory in Hof, Germany roll goods producer Sandler AG is now ranked among the leading European producers of nonwovens for hygiene, wipes, furniture, apparel, automotive, filtration and construction applications.
May 14, 2009 If the names Bryan Speight and Christopher Look ring a bell, it may be because the two executives spent a combined 16 years with Western Nonwovens Inc. (WNI), once one of the industry’s leading highloft manufacturers.
April 2, 2009 Low & Bonar PLC is an internationally focused manufacturer of a range of specialized products, including nonwovens. Through its Specialist Materials division, the company delivers yarns, fabrics and flooring products to a broad range of customers.
March 17, 2009 Nonwovens industry newcomer Anjani Non-wovens, a unit of Anjani Udyog Pvt Ltd, is drawing attention to nonwovens in India with its recent order of a Fleissner spunlace nonwovens line to manufacture cotton pads and wipes.
January 17, 2009 Founded in 2001, Polypropylene Fiber Industry Ltd., better known as Polyfibers, is a privately held manufacturer and distributor of polypropylene-based multi- andmono-fibrillated yarns, crimped staple fibers, reinforcement fibers, geosynthetic bags and needlepunched nonwovens for technical and industrial end uses.
December 22, 2008 United Bonded Fabrics (UBF) is an Australian company that can trace parts of its business back to the 1870s when the David Galt Company started manufacturing a range of felted textiles made from natural fibers in Melbourne, Australia.