Company Cameo


  • Construction | Fibers | Filtration | Needlepunch

    Thrace:Got It Covered

    Thrace-Linq, Inc. is a global supplier of woven and nonwoven polypropylene-based fabrics for a variety of textile applications.
    10.22.08

  • Needlepunch

    Backing Into The Manufacture Of Nonwovens

    Jim and Evelyn Chumbley founded The Warm Company in the late 1970s during California’s energy crisis.
    09.25.08

  • Construction | Spunbond

    Ladies Who Launch

    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.
    08.25.08

  • Construction | Fibers | Spunlace | Wipes

    The Cotton Conversion

    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.
    07.02.08

  • Composite | Filtration | Spunbond | Turkey

    Turquality

    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.
    06.02.08

  • Fibers | Wipes

    A Way With Wipes

    Founded in 1989 by Angelo Bartesaghi, O-PAC manufactures a range of wet wipes from its 6500-square-meter headquarters in Valmadrera (Lecco), Italy.
    05.07.08

  • Adult Incontinence | Airlaid | Construction | Filtration | India | Spunlace | Thermal Bonded

    Korean Hygiene Company Set For Growth

    In 1994 Sambo Co. Ltd. began its nonwovens business, which was built upon the textile business the company started in 1979.
    03.08.08

  • Absorbent Core | Feminine Hygiene | Wipes

    Green To The Max

    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.
    02.08.08

  • Feminine Hygiene | Wipes

    Chinese Producer Goes Green

    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.
    01.08.08

  • Construction | Filtration | Spunbond | Wipes

    A New Face In The Industry

    United Nonwovens is a new manufacturing company located in Mobile, AL.
    12.09.07

  • Fibers

    A BeautifulMarket For Nonwovens

    Beauty Cloth’s line of Exfolia disposable cleansing cloths, featuring Evolon nonwoven microfiber fabrics from Freudenberg, Weinheim, Germany, is now available.
    11.09.07

  • Construction | Spunbond | Spunlace

    Innovation From China

    Founded in 1998, China-based Guangzhou Winlake Co., Ltd. specializes in developing and producing various laminated nonwoven fabrics.
    10.09.07

  • Construction | Filtration | Needlepunch

    Back To Nature

    Based in Belgium and founded in 1898, DS Technical Nonwoven is part of DS Textile Platform, a global group of fiber, yarn and nonwoven textile companies.
    09.09.07

  • Fibers | Filtration | Needlepunch

    A New Mission

    Based in the Northeastern coastal town of Hampton, NH, Foss Manufacturing Company has been a global leader in the design and manufacture of nonwoven fabrics and specialty synthetic fiber technology for more than 50 years.
    08.09.07

  • Composite | Construction | Fibers | Spunbond | Spunlace | Thermal Bonded

    Solutions In Film & Fiber

    With innovative film and nonwoven system solutions, RKW is a global leader in the business field of hygiene and medical products.
    07.14.07

  • Airlaid | Fibers | Thermal Bonded

    Here Comes Carolina

    Following its debut appearance at the IDEA07 show in Miami in April, Carolina Nonwovens Corporation (CNC), Lincolnton, NC, was set to launch its inaugural nonwovens line as we went to press with this month’s issue.
    06.14.07

  • Wipes

    A Leader Of The Packs

    Top Brass has emerged as a diverse and flexible converter of wet wipes for private labeling and contract converting. According to Mark Burgess, Top Brass president, “We expanded in 2002 and we’re looking at our next facility addition right now.”
    05.20.07

  • Airlaid | Fibers | Filtration

    Americo Expands In Airlaid

    Americo was founded in Atlanta, GA in 1969. The company, formerly known as American Manufacturing Company, changed its name to Americo shortly after the move to its current facility in Acworth, GA in 1981.
    04.20.07

  • Spunlace

    A Winner In The Medical Market

    Winner Medical Group’s operating subsidiary Winner Medical Group Ltd. (WMG) was incorporated in 1991 and is one of the largest medical disposable product manufacturers in China.
    03.12.07

  • Apparel | Composite | Filtration | Meltblown | Spunbond

    Spunbond Chinese Style

    Six years after the establishment of sister company Zhejiang Huayin Plastics Co. in 1992, spunbond nonwovens producer Zhejiang Huayin Nonwovens was born.
    02.20.07