Nets sales for the first quarter increased 47% to $422 million at Polymer Group Inc., thanks largely to the integration of Fiberweb, a company acquired in late 2013 as well as the contribution of a new Asian line.
Without the Fiberweb acquisition, s… Read More »
Polymer Group Inc. (PGI), the world's largest nonwovens manufacturer, will make an investment of approximately $8 million to upgrade machinery and expand its manufacturing plant in Waynesboro, VA. PGI will also hire up to 20 new employees, contin… Read More »
UK-based Fiberweb says it has received a takeover proposal from U.S. rival Polymer Group Inc. (PGI). PGI has been given until Sept. 17 to formalize a bid or step away. Fiberweb says that if PGI makes an offer at its desired price, its board will reco… Read More »
Veronica Hagen, chief executive officer; Mike Hale, chief operating officer; Dennis Norman, chief financial officer; Dan Rikard, svp, general counsel, and secretary; Bob Dale, senior vice president… Read More »
Polymer Group, Inc.
William Hewitt, acting chief executive officer; Willis (Billy) Moore, III, chief financial officer; Mike Hale, vice president and general manager—U.S. Nonwo… Read More »
Location: North Charleston, SC
Sales: $750 million
Description: "Key Personnel
James Schaeffer, chairman and CEO; Jim Boyd, executive vice president, treasurer and CFO; Rick Rerencz, group vice president—engineering and Asia; Rick Pie… Read More »