August 21, 2011 Founded in Italy in 1995 by Gianni Boscolo, roll goods producer Albis SpA is comprised of two German companies—Ascania and Arborea—which are part of a group that draws on previous decades of experience in the field of nonwovens.
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.