June 6, 2016
Company will spend $62 million in Simpsonville expansion
March 16, 2016
$52 million investment will bring jobs to SC
Karen McIntyre, editor||February 2, 2016
Spunmelt capacity investment has not slowed. As recently as last month, new lines have been announced and currently there are at least 13 new lines, many of which will add nearly 20,000 tons of capacity, either starting up or under construction aroun…
January 11, 2016
investments and acquisitions change the landscape of nonwovens players
December 15, 2015
20,000 ton line will come onstream in 2016
Karen McIntyre, editor||December 2, 2015
North American expansion, adult incontinence, flushable wipes were among the top stories this year.
October 21, 2015
Spunbond technology dominates the segment
September 13, 2015
Earlier this month, the company formerly known as PGI shocked the industry when it announced it would be purchased later this year by Berry Plastics. PGI and Berry share many of the same customers in the hygiene space, and Berry cited these synergies…
May 11, 2015
PGI’s net sales increased $38.6 million, or 9.1%, to $461.2 million in the first quarter of 2015 compared with $422.6 million in the first quarter of 2014. Providencia contributed $78.4 million in incremental growth. Net sales decreas…
Kerem Durdag, Biovation||May 5, 2015
The diverse world of nonwoven product manufacturing has become even more varied, with a new focus on using sustainable biopolymers such as polylactic acid (PLA) to address specific market demands at an affordable price. Concurrently, processes such a…
April 9, 2015
Bethune, SC plant will be home to new wetlaid line.
Jeff Willis, Nonwovens By Design||April 7, 2015
The wipes market has grown significantly during the past decade, but the author argues plenty of new frontiers exist.
March 26, 2015
French nonwovens producer adds to company's European presence.
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