Tara Olivo, associate editor || April 14, 2015 283 Dogburn Rd.
West Haven, CT 06516
Longtime industry executives Mike Hochlowski and John Uchmanowicz founded West Haven, CT-based New England Nonwovens
(NEN), a m…
December 17, 2013 INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, announced five new consumer products that have been selected as finalists for the 2014 Visionary Award. This prestigious award will be presented during the annual VISION Consumer Products Confer…
September 11, 2013 Chattanooga, GA
2013 Nonwovens Sales: $140 million
Michael Gorey, president and CEO; Mark Thomas, CFO; Ralph Bruno, executive vice president, sales and marketing; Martin de Vries, executive vice presi…
September 11, 2013 Totowa, NJ, U.S.
2013 Nonwovens Sales: $150 million
Peter Longo, chairman and COO; Scott Tesser, president and CEO; Rich Noble, CFO and treasurer; Dan Kamat, vice president, industrial textile division;…
September 10, 2013 Emsdetten, Germany
2013 Nonwovens Sales: $402 million
Wim Warnier, CEO
Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, China
Air through bonded, chemical bonded, needlepunch, hydroentengled
Helena Engqvist, Engqvist Consulting || September 6, 2013 Numerous innovations underscored the willingness of exhibitors to invest and act as visitor magnets at TechTextil 2013 in Frankfurt from June 10-13.
July 3, 2013 GoodNites, a Kimberly-Clark brand, is helping bedwetting kids feel confident overnight with a new design that fits more like real underwear. For nearly 20 years, GoodNites has helped parents manage their children's bedwetting condition by providi…
June 12, 2013 National Spinning Co. Inc., Washington, N.C., has acquired Lincolnton, N.C.-based Carolina Nonwovens Corp., a manufacturer of airlaid and thermobonded products for automotive, bedding, foam replacement, furniture, geotextile and insulation applicatio…
April 17, 2013 Kenactiv Innovations Inc.
7077 E. Marilyn Road, Ste. 140
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Kenactiv Innovations Inc. was founded in 2008 to develop and commercialize industrial and commercial products from kenaf, a rap…
March 11, 2013 Don & Low Ltd.
Forfar, Angus DD8 IFR
Telephone: 44 (0) 1904 426973
Fax: 44 (0) 1307 452300
Originally founded as a linen and flax textile weaver in Forfar, Scotland in 1792, in 1985 Don &am…
By Dr. R. Shanthi, Asst. Prof. (SRG), Department of Fashion Technology, Kumaraguru College of Technology & M. G. Iswariya, M.Tech, Apparel Technology & Management, Kumaraguru College of Technology || March 11, 2013 Nowadays in home textiles nonwoven fabrics are mostly used as home furnishing fabrics.
January 3, 2013 Thai Acrylic Fibre Co. Ltd (TAF) and Sanitized AG have signed a co-branding agreement and licensing program for Amicor fibers. Presented under the slogan, “Breathe easily and relax”, Amicor will unveil its new Biocidals Product Directive…
December 14, 2012 Geotextiles producer Agru America Inc. is investing $39.1 million to expand operations in South Carolina.
The Georgetown, SC, firm will add 40,000 square feet to its production facility there and install new production equipment. It also will add a…