• Finishing First

    February 17, 2009
    DyStar was formed in 1995 as a company that solely specializes in textile coloration.

  • Geosynthetics Go Global

    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.

  • Nonwovens Down Under

    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.

  • Chinese Hygiene Product Maker Strives For Innovation

    November 22, 2008
    With headquarters in Guangzhou, China, Guang­dong Jofo Enterprises is ranked among the top nonwovens manufacturers in China and serves customers in hygiene, medical, furniture, agriculture and packaging industries.

  • Thrace:Got It Covered

    October 22, 2008
    Thrace-Linq, Inc. is a global supplier of woven and nonwoven polypropylene-based fabrics for a variety of textile applications.

  • Backing Into The Manufacture Of Nonwovens

    September 25, 2008
    Jim and Evelyn Chumbley founded The Warm Company in the late 1970s during California’s energy crisis.

  • Ladies Who Launch

    August 25, 2008
    Since its announcement this spring at INDEX08 that it would purchase a high capacity Giotto compact spunbond line from newly established Galileo Group, Aurora Nonwovens Srl, Imperia, Italy, is one industry newcomer attracting attention—and lots of it. Founded in April, Aurora was created as a new division of Patuano Zucchi Bassetti, a company well established in the conventional textile business since 1960.

  • The Cotton Conversion

    July 2, 2008
    With its ownin-house fiber processing and bleaching plant in Lahore, Pakistan, Ihsan Sons is a manufacturer and exporter of bleached absorbent cotton and 100% cotton spunlace nonwoven Belcot brand fabrics.

  • Turquality

    June 2, 2008
    Polypropylene and polyester nonwovens maker General Nonwovens is a member of a family-owned group of companies that was established in 2000 with its primary focus on nonwoven roll goods production.

  • A Way With Wipes

    May 7, 2008
    Founded in 1989 by Angelo Bartesaghi, O-PAC manufactures a range of wet wipes from its 6500-square-meter headquarters in Valmadrera (Lecco), Italy.

  • Korean Hygiene Company Set For Growth

    March 8, 2008
    In 1994 Sambo Co. Ltd. began its nonwovens business, which was built upon the textile business the company started in 1979.

  • Green To The Max

    February 8, 2008
    The founders of Maxim Hygiene Products have put a new twist on their 25 years of nonwovens industry manufacturing and distribution experience to introduce a new line of organic, natural and eco-friendly hygienic products.

  • Chinese Producer Goes Green

    January 8, 2008
    American Hygienics Corporation (AHC) is a quickly growing supplier of differentiated nonwoven-based hygiene products with the manufacturing capacity to meet the growing demand for a variety of personal care hygiene items such as wipes, baby diapers, adult diapers, sanitary pads and nursing pads.

  • A New Face In The Industry

    December 9, 2007
    United Nonwovens is a new manufacturing company located in Mobile, AL.

  • A BeautifulMarket For Nonwovens

    November 9, 2007
    Beauty Cloth’s line of Exfolia disposable cleansing cloths, featuring Evolon nonwoven microfiber fabrics from Freudenberg, Weinheim, Germany, is now available.