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  • Rockline donates to tornado relief efforts

    May 8, 2014
    Rockline Industries has donated more than 26,000 packages of cleaning and personal care wipes to International Aid, a Christian relief ministry assisting with disaster relief efforts in Arkansas and Mississippi in the wake of the devastating tornadoe…


  • Fitesa's Latin America footprint grows

    May 7, 2014
    South Carolina-based nonwovens producer Fitesa has invested in new machinery that will add 45,000 tons of spunmelt capacity in Latin America. The first volume related to this investment is scheduled to start in the first quarter of 2015 and the last…


  • K-C health care spin-off to be named Halyard Health

    May 7, 2014
    Kimberly-Clark said that the Form 10 Registration Statement for its previously announced plan to spin off its health care business has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The new company will be called Halyard Health, Inc. and wil…


  • Fi-Tech names Ian Mills market development director

    May 7, 2014
    Ian Mills joined Fi-Tech, Inc. May 1 as market development director with key responsibilities in new business development in North America for Brückner Textile Technologies and other Fi-Tech principals. Mills brings an extensive background in s…


  • Kadant Solutions introduces compact roll cleaner assemblies

    May 7, 2014
    Kadant Solutions launched its VeriKleen and patent-pending VeriLite roll cleaner assemblies used for cleaning belt and roll surfaces. The new roll cleaner assemblies are compact, lightweight, and rugged devices designed to remove contaminants such as…


  • Winn Dixie upgrades baby care line

    May 6, 2014
    Diapers offer improved fit, wipes offered in 10 scents.


  • INDA earns EPA award

    INDA earns EPA award

    May 6, 2014
    Campaign cuts clogging from non-flushable materials in Maine’s wastewater by 50% according to initial post study.


  • U by Kotex receives core upgrade

    May 6, 2014
    All pads now contain 3D capture core


  • H.B. Fuller opens new facility in Colombia

    H.B. Fuller opens new facility in Colombia

    May 6, 2014
    $10 million investment represents company's commitment to Andean region.


  • WOW award finalists named

    May 5, 2014
    INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, named four finalists to compete for the World of Wipes Innovation Award. The annual award recognizes the product that most expands the use of nonwovens and demonstrates creativity, novelty, uniq…


  • Paramount debuts Aro Kleen adult diapers

    Paramount debuts Aro Kleen adult diapers

    May 5, 2014
    In India Paramount Surgimed introduced its premium range of Aro Kleen adult diapers for those with urinary incontinence, an involuntary leakage of urine that can occur in all age groups, not just senior citizens. The Paramount unisex and disposable…


  • Bloomer Plastics expands capacity

    May 2, 2014
    Bloomer Plastics, Inc., a producer of custom engineered cast embossed films for the industrial, medical and packaging markets, completed a multi-million dollar capacity expansion program designed to address demand for its polyolefin-based products.…


  • Huggies receives Edison Award

    May 2, 2014
    Kimberly-Clark's Huggies Gender Specific Diapers and Scott 24 Hour Sanitizing Spray and have been named among the most innovative new products of the year at the 27th annual Edison Awards gala held in San Francisco, CA, on April 30. The awards a…


  • Energizer splits into two companies

    May 2, 2014
    Plan will separate household products from personal care.


  • Pampers plant opens in Nigeria

    May 1, 2014
    In March 2014 P&G opened a new manufacturing plant in Nigeria in Agbara, Ogun State. Local and state government officials, P&G partners, employees and local personalities were on hand to show their support for the new Pampers plant—alo…