Search Results for 'P'

Search For:
Refine by Dates:
From: To:
Refine By Content:

  • Welspun: An Ongoing Story of Growth

    Welspun: An Ongoing Story of Growth

    September 12, 2012
    Welspun India Limited Advanced Textiles Division Welspun House, Kamala City Lower Parel (W), Mumbai 400013, India +91-22-66136935 milind_hardikar@welspun.com www.welspun.com             …

  • Ahlstrom’s Next Move

    Karen Bitz-McIntyre, Editor || September 12, 2012
    Ahlstrom recently announced its intent to exit its Label & Processing business, reaffirming its commitment to the specialty materials business and making it a company 100% invested in nonwovens technology. Even though Label & Processing compr…

  • Lydall Inc

    Lydall Inc

    September 11, 2012
    Manchester, CT www.lydall.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $118 million   Key Personnel: W. Leslie Duffy, chairman of the board; Dale Barnhart, president and CEO; David Williams, president, performance materials   Plants: Rochester, NH; Saint Riva…

  • Jofo Group

    Jofo Group

    September 11, 2012
    Guangzhou, Guangdong, China www.jofo.com.cn 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $125 million   Plants: Guangzhou, Weifang, Shandong, China   Processes: Spunbond, meltblown, SMS   Major Markets: Hygiene, medical, industrial   Sales will receive…

  • Spuntech

    Spuntech

    September 11, 2012
    Upper Tiberias, Israel www.spuntech.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $127 million   Key Personnel: Rob Stollar, global vice president, sales and marketing; Ron Broshi, vice president, new product development; John Rank, director, sales and marketing &n…

  • Nan Liu Enterprise

    Nan Liu Enterprise

    September 11, 2012
    Kaoshiung City, Taiwan www.nanliugroup.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $128 million   Key Personnel: C.S. Huang, chairman; H.S Huang, president; M.Yang, vice-president; Sam Chang vice president; Paul Cheng, general manager; Bernard Kerstens, commercia…

  • Toyobo

    Toyobo

    September 11, 2012
    Osaka, Japan www.toyobo.co.jp 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $129 million   Key Personnel: Shigeki Tanak, general manager, spunbond division; Akio Oda, president of Kureha   Plants: Tsuruga, Iwakini, Shiga   Processes: Spunbond, needlepunch, re…

  • Dalian Ruiguang Nonwoven Group

    Dalian Ruiguang Nonwoven Group

    September 11, 2012
    Dalian, China www.ruiguangnonwoven.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $140 million   Key Personnel: Yuan Ming Gu, owner; Zuwei Gu, CEO; Jingxian Cui, CFO   Plants: Dalian, China   Processes: Spunbond, spunlace, meltblown, airlaid ISO Status ISO…

  • Propex Fabrics

    Propex Fabrics

    September 11, 2012
    Chattanooga, GA www.propexinc.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $140 million   Key Personnel: Michael Gorey, president and CEO, Ralph Bruno, executive vice president, sales and marketing; Martin deVries, executive vice president and CFO   Plants: R…

  • Precision Custom Coatings

    Precision Custom Coatings

    September 11, 2012
    Totowa, NJ, U.S. www.pcc-usa.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $145 million   Key Personnel: Peter Longo, chairman and COO; Scott Tesser, president and CEO; Rich Noble, CFO and treasurer; Dan Kamat, vice president, Industrial Textile division; Shaile Du…

  • Hassan Group

    Hassan Group

    September 11, 2012
    Istanbul, Turkey www.hassangroup.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $147 million   Plants: Istanbul and Tekirdag, Turkey   Processes: Web Forming Technologies: airlaid, carded, spunlaid; Bonding Technologies: needlepunched, thermal bonded, a…

  • Andrew Industries

    Andrew Industries

    September 11, 2012
    Manchester, U.K. www.andrewindustries.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $150 million   Key Personnel: John Lewis, president, Southern Felt; Mike Konesky, vice president, sales and marketing, Southern Felt   Plants: South Carolina, U.K., China, Indi…

  • Tenowo

    Tenowo

    September 11, 2012
    A company of Hoftex Group AG Hof/Saale, Germany www.tenowo.com www.hoftexgroup.com 2012 Nonwoven Sales: $152 million   Tenowo Mittweida GmbH Mittweida, Germany   Tenowo Reichenbach GmbH Reichenbach, Germany   Tenowo Inc. Lincolnton, NC…

  • Georgia-Pacific

    Georgia-Pacific

    September 11, 2012
    Atlanta, GA www.gp.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $155 million   Plants: Green Bay, WI (two facilities)   Processes: Airlaid, carded   Brands: Airtex, Dritex   Major Markets: Baby wipes, industrial and food service wipes, feminine hygi…

  • Gulsan

    Gulsan

    September 11, 2012
    Gaziantep, Turkey www.gulsan-group.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $160 million   Key Personnel: Mehmet Kuyucu, general manager nonwovens and films   Plants: Gaziantep, Turke and Cairo, Egypt   Processes: Spunbond   Major markets: Baby…

  • Fibertex Nonwovens

    Fibertex Nonwovens

    September 11, 2012
    Aalborg, Denmark www.fibertex.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $161 million   Key Personnel: Jorgen Bech Madsen, CEO, Henrik Kjeldsen, CCO, Lars Bertelsen, COO, Henrik Eigenbrod, CFO, Keld Lauridsen, group R&D manager, Bjarne Knudsen, CEO, Czech Re…

  • Jacob Holm

    Jacob Holm

    September 11, 2012
    Basel, Switzerland www.jacob-holm.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $171 million   Key Personnel: Poul Mikkelsen, chairman; Stephen Landon, president and COO; Finn Schoning, group controller; Alexis Porcher, global commercial manager; Richard Knowlson,…

  • Mitsui Chemical

    Mitsui Chemical

    September 11, 2012
    Tokyo, Japan www.mitsui.co.jp 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $183 million   Key Personnel: Kensaku Takahashi, general manager, spunbond fabrics division   Plants: Yokkaichi and Iwakuni, Japan   Processes: spunbond, meltblown, needlepunch, therm…

  • Union Industries

    Union Industries

    September 11, 2012
    Masserano, Italy 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $189 million   Key Personnel: Matteo Moltrasio, vice president; Luigi Cassano, managing director; Alessandro Taramasso, commercial director   Plants: Masserano and Biella, Italy   Processes: Spunb…

  • Asahi Kasei

    Asahi Kasei

    September 11, 2012
    Osaka, Japan www.asahikasei.co.jp 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $201 million   Key Personnel: Katsuhiko Hinamoto, general manager, nonwoven fabrics; Hiroshi Maruo, general manager, spunbond fabric sales; Yasumasa Shii, general manager, Bemliese sales &n…

  • Japan Vilene

    Japan Vilene

    September 11, 2012
    Tokyo, Japan www.vilene.co.jp 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $209 million   Key Personnel: Toshio Yoshida, president; Yoshiaki Mizutani, managing director; Masahiro Kimura, director’ Tomo Kawamura, director   Plants: Shiga, Tokyo   Proces…

  • Buckeye

    Buckeye

    September 11, 2012
    Memphis, TN www.bkitech.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $228 million   Key Personnel: Marko Rajamaa, senior vice president, nonwovens; Michael Brown, nonwovens sales manager—Americas and Far East; Norbert Busch, nonwovens sales manager— Eu…

  • Fibertex Personal Care

    Fibertex Personal Care

    September 11, 2012
    Aalborg, Denmark www.fibertexpersonalcare.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $235 million   Key Personnel: Mikael Staal Axelsen, group CEO; Mette Due Sogaard, CTO, Denmark; Anders Sogaard, COO, Denmark; Kenneth Mynster Dolmer, CCO, Denmark; Claus Svanber…

  • Pegas A/S

    Pegas A/S

    September 11, 2012
    Znojmo, Czech Republic www.pegas.cz 2012 Nonwoven Sales: $248 million   Key Personnel: Frantisek Rezac, CEO; Frantisek Klaska, technical director; Marian Rasik, CFO   Plants: Znojmo and Bucovice in Czech Republic; Egypt   Processes: Sp…

  • First Quality

    First Quality

    September 11, 2012
    Great Neck, NY www.firstquality.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $250 million   Plants: Hazleton, PA; McElhattan, PA; Wuxi, China   Processes: Spunmelt, spunlace   Applications: Hygiene, medical   First Quality Nonwovens started off 2013…

  • Toray Advanced Materials

    Toray Advanced Materials

    September 11, 2012
    Seoul, South Korea www.torayamk.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $251 million   Key Personnel: Y.K. Lee, chairman and CEO; W.C. Hwang, vice president/head of fiber division; Hitoshi Takeuchi, senior director/fiber division; W.S. Chun, senior…

  • CECEP Costin New Materials Group

    CECEP Costin New Materials Group

    September 11, 2012
    Tsimshatsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong www.costingroup.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $256 million   Key Personnel: Chim Wai Shing (Jackson), CEO; Chan Kwok Yuen (Elvis), CFO   Plant Locations: Xinhua Industrial Garden Niancuopu, Longhu, Jinjiang,Fujia…

  • Companhia Providencia

    Companhia Providencia

    September 11, 2012
    Paraná, Brazil www.providencia.com.br 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $273 million   Key Personnel: Herminio Freitas, president and CEO; Eduardo Feldmann, CFO; Alexandre Domeque, commercial director; Romeo Bregant, engineering and technology direct…

  • Hollingsworth & Vose

    Hollingsworth & Vose

    September 11, 2012
    East Walpole, MA www.hollingsworth-vose.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $305 million   Key Personnel Val Hollingsworth, president and CEO; John Madej, CFO; Mike Clark, president, High Efficiency and Specialty Filtration; Mitch Bregman, president, Ener…

  • Avgol

    Avgol

    September 11, 2012
    Tel Aviv, Israel www.avgol.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $315 million   Key Personnel: Shlomo Liran, CEO   Plants: Tel Aviv, Israel; Mocksville, NC; Jingmen, City, Hubei Province, China; Uzlovaya, Russia   Processes: Spunbond, meltblown, h…

  • Sandler

    Sandler

    September 11, 2012
    Schwarzenbach/Saale, Germany www.sandler.de 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $326 million   Key Personnel: Christian Heinrich Sandler, CEO; Dipl. Ingenieur (FH) Wolfgang Höflich and Ulrich Hornfeck, members of the management board   Plants: Schwa…

  • Bonar

    Bonar

    September 11, 2012
    Arnhem, The Netherlands www.bonar.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $379 million   Key Personnel: Orwig Speltdoorn, managing director EMEA; Bart Austin, managing director NAFTA; Gareth Kaminski-Cook, managing director APAC; Marc Krauth, global business…

  • TWE Group (Lohman)

    TWE Group (Lohman)

    September 11, 2012
    Emsdetten, Germany www.twe-group.com 2012 Nonwoven Sales: $400 million   Key Personnel: Warnier Wim, CEO; Ortmeier Jörg, COO   Plants: Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, China   Processes: Air through bonded, chemical bonded, needl…

  • Fiberweb

    Fiberweb

    September 11, 2012
    London, U.K. www.fiberweb.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $460 million   Key Personnel: Daniel Dayan, CEO; Kate Miles, group finance director   Plants: Old Hickory, TN; Aschersleben, Germany; Berlin, Germany; Pontypool, U.K.; Maldon, U.K.; Aberda…

  • Suominen

    Suominen

    September 11, 2012
    Nakkila, Finland www.suominen.fi 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $602 million   Key Personnel: Jean-Marie Becker, executive vice president, Suominen Nonwovens; Timo Hiekkaranta, vice president, Sales; Karen Castle, vice president Sales North America; Saar…

  • Johns Manville

    Johns Manville

    September 11, 2012
    Denver, CO www.jm.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $670 million   Key Personnel: Mike Lawrence, senior vice president and general manager, Engineered Products Americas (EP Americas); Enno Henze, senior vice president and general manager, Engineere…

  • Ahlstrom to increase filtration material capacity in Turin, Italy

    September 11, 2012
    €10 million investment to target transportation and gas turbine applications.

  • Freudenberg reorganizes staple fiber business

    September 11, 2012
    Systematic alignment at Weinheim headquarters could affect 52 associates.

  • Glatfelter

    Glatfelter

    September 10, 2012
    York, PA www.glatfelter.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $683 million   Key Personnel:Dante C. Parrini, chairman and CEO; John P. Jacunski, senior vice president and CFO; Christopher W. Astley, vice president, corporate strategy; Jonathan A. Bourget, v…

  • Fitesa

    Fitesa

    September 10, 2012
    Simpsonville, SC www.fitesa.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $712 million   Key Personnel:Silverio Baranzano, CEO, Hal Singley, CFO   Plants:Gravatai, Brazil; Lima, Peru; Queretaro, Mexico; Simpsonville, SC; Green Bay, WI; Washougal, WA; Norrkopin…

  • PGI

    PGI

    September 10, 2012
    Charlotte, NC www.polymergroupinc.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $1.15 billion   Key Personnel: Joel J. Hackney, Jr, president and CEO; Dennis Norman, executive vice president and CFO; Mike Hale, senior vice president and advisor to the CEO; Michael…

  • Kimberly-Clark

    Kimberly-Clark

    September 10, 2012
    Dallas, TX www.kimberly-clark.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $1.25 billion (estimated)   Partnership Products and K-C Professional Headquarters Roswell, GA www.kcprofessional.com   Key Personnel: Thomas Falk, chairman and CEO; Elane B. Stock, pr…

  • Ahlstrom

    Ahlstrom

    September 10, 2012
    Helsinki, Finland www.ahlstrom 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $1.3 billion   Key Personnel: Jan Lang, president and CEO; Fulvio Capussotti, executive vice president, advanced fi ltration; Jari Koikkalainen, executive vice president, transportation fi ltr…

  • DuPont

    DuPont

    September 10, 2012
    Wilmington, DE www.dupont.com 2012 Nonwovens Sales: $1.35 billion(estimated)  Key Personnel: Marc Doyle, president, DuPont Protection Technologies; Kevin Corby, global technology director, DuPont Protection Technologies; Die…

  • Freudenberg

    Freudenberg

    September 10, 2012
    Weinheim, Germany  www.freuenberg-nw.com  2012 Nonwovens Sales: $840 million    Key Personnel: Bruce Olson, CEO; Dr. René Wollert, CFO; Dr. Frank Heislitz, CTO  Plants: Weinheim, Germany; Neu…

  • Rise Award finalists announced

    September 10, 2012
    A mailer, packing material are among contenders.

  • Vita Group exits nonwovens business in U.S., Europe

    September 7, 2012
    Sells Libeltex to TWE, U.S. operations to management team.

  • Israel Petrochemical reported to sell stake in Avgol

    September 6, 2012
    Deal reported to be $106.8 million with an additional $16 million dependent on 2013 results.

  • SCA extends TENA personal care range

    September 6, 2012
    Products include self-tests for early detection of urinary tract infections and wet gloves.

  • K-C warns of tainted tampons

    September 5, 2012
    Kotex products were fraudulently distributed, could pose risk.