Vita Nonwovens has made the strategic decision to discontinue the production of its EnGuard GlassFree Insulation as a consumer ready wall and ceiling insulation batt. The company says the decision was reached in an effort to refocus and prioritize op… Read More »
Howard Harris, group CEO
Belgium, France, Sweden, U.K., U.S.
Drylaid, chemical bonded, drylaid thermally bonded, needle… Read More »
Location: Manchester, U.K.
Sales: $154 MILLION
Description: Key Personnel
David Cottrell, non-executive chairman; D.A. Campbell, CEO; J.J. Van Beijeren, director responsible for nonwovens.
Plants: Belgium, France, Sweden, U.K., U.S.… Read More »
2013 Nonwovens Sales: $402 million
Wim Warnier, CEO
Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, China
Air through bonded, chemical bonded, needlepunch, hydroentengled
Major ma… Read More »
If 2011 was the year of expansion, 2012 is shaping up to be the year of mergers and acquisitions. While this trend officially began in late 2011 with the sale of Ahlstrom’s wipes business to Suominen in October, in 2012 we have seen the sale of… Read More »