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  • CNITA and EDANA form partnership

    November 7, 2013
    Agreement to share knowledge and experience for product testing, standards, statistical methods and data, and trade opportunities.


  • Research alliance for the microbial production and application of biopolymers

    November 7, 2013
    Biotech firm BRAIN AG along with the Hohenstein Institute, Kelheim Fibres and rökona, have formed a new research alliance for the biotechnical production and modification of specialty alginates. The aim of the alliance is to establish a sustaina…


  • B-Sure Absorbent Pads aid in ABL relief

    November 7, 2013
    Pads provide alternative to bulky, diaper-like undergarments


  • Mogul starts new bicomponent pet spunbond line

    November 7, 2013
    Turkish nonwoven producer Mogul is starting production of a new core/sheath type bicomponent pet/copet pet spunbond line.This will be Mogul’s first bico line, which will enhance its wide range of product offerings from spunbond to spunlace and…


  • INDA seeking director of marketing

    November 6, 2013
    Position calls for individual to lead, direct and refine the strategic marketing direction and core competencies.


  • P&G Professional's Alan Tomblin elected to ISSA 2014 board

    November 5, 2013
    Alan Tomblin, sales manager, North America, P&G Professional, was elected to the 2014 International Sanitary Suppliers Association (ISSA) board of directors. Tomblin will serve as vice president/president elect of the association's board when…


  • Heng Chang Machinery hosts demonstation in Anqing

    November 5, 2013
    On Oct. 19th, 2013, Heng Chang Machinery (HCH) hosted a new product and technology demonstration at its facility in Anqing, China. HCH, which manufacturers complete production lines for disposable hygiene products, showed the TNK800PPM zero waste ela…


  • NDC names Terry Patterson VP global customer care

    November 5, 2013
    NDC Infrared Engineering has appointed Terry Patterson vice president of global customer care for its sensors, systems and metals divisions. Patterson’s responsibilities involve managing NDC’s customer care division and for developing its…


  • Nonwovens innovations highlighted at the European Commission

    November 5, 2013
    Two EDANA member companies invited for exclusive presentation.


  • Unicharm setting up Indian facility

    November 5, 2013
    Japan-based baby care products manufacturer Unicharm Corporation is setting up a $40 million manufacturing facility at Sri City Special Economic Zone in India. The company is one of the world's leading companies in manufacturing and distribution…


  • PurThread completes $7 million financing round

    November 4, 2013
    PurThread Technologies has closed an equity round totaling just over $7 million. The investment was led by PurThread board chair Richard Bodman with a select group of investors. Funding will be put toward the growth, research and development of PurTh…


  • GSE appoints Sorrentino as president and CEO

    November 4, 2013
    GSE Holding, Inc., a global provider of geosynthetic containment solutions for environmental protection and confinement applications, has named Charles Sorrentino, a current member of the board and interim president and CEO, has been appointed the co…


  • Green Innovations expands board

    November 4, 2013
    Green Innovations has appointed Philip Rundle, the company's current CEO, and Charles Andrews, to its board of directors. Rundle spent 16 years with Kimberly-Clark, a $21 billion international consumer goods and Fortune 500 company. In 1999, aft…


  • Oerlikon appoints Brice Koch CEO

    November 4, 2013
    Oerlikon has appointed Brice Koch as group CEO. He will assume the role during the first quarter of 2014. Koch has held a number of leadership roles over the last 20 years and is now a member of the ABB Group executive committee and head of the $8 bi…


  • Rockline to open innovation and technical center

    November 4, 2013
    Rockline Industries, a private-label manufacturer of consumer wet wipes and coffee filters, will open an 18,000 square foot state-of-the-art Innovation and technical center adjacent to its corporate headquarters in Sheboygan, WI. Product development…