Patents

Tampon Applicator With Improved Fingergrip

January 28, 2003

Patented is a tampon applicator comprising a barrel adapted to house a pledget and receive a plunger. The barrel has an outer surface and a fingergrip area disposed on a portion of the outer surface. The fingergrip area has two multidirectional gripping structures disposed on or in the fingergrip area. One of the two multidirectional gripping structures is directed in a first direction and the other two structures are directed in a second direction opposite the first direction.

  • 2015 International Buyers Guide

    2015 International Buyers Guide

    July 21, 2015
    Our annual Buyers’ Guide lists nearly every supplier and producer involved with the global nonwovens industry.

  • Raw Materials Round Up

    Raw Materials Round Up

    Karen McIntyre, editor||June 8, 2015
    Suppliers create additives, preservatives and other specialties to help nonwovens makers meet their goals.

  • Keeping It Clean

    Keeping It Clean

    Tara Olivo, associate editor||June 8, 2015
    Convenience and continued innovation keeps the household wipes market thriving.