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  • Diaper, Baby | Green/Sustainability
    Amazon Launches Natural Diaper

    Amazon Launches Natural Diaper

    Earth + Eden diapers are made by First Quality
    09.18.18

  • International Top Companies Report 2017

    International Top Companies Report 2017

    Consolidation Continues
    Karen McIntyre, Editor 09.12.18

  • Green/Sustainability
    Lenzing Pioneers Web Technology

    Lenzing Pioneers Web Technology

    Pilot facility will open up doors for sustainable nonwovens
    09.12.18


  • Mergers and Acquisitions
    Acquisition is Heavy in Nonwovens

    Acquisition is Heavy in Nonwovens

    Acquisition has taken many forms in nonwovens in recent months, ranging from private equity investment and backward integration to the merger of major competitors in key markets.…
    Slideshows08.16.18

  • Nanopharma Develops Dry Sheet Mask

    Nanopharma Develops Dry Sheet Mask

    Nanofiber/spunbond-based sheet mask offers beauty treatment without the mess
    Online Exclusives Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 08.15.18

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
    Lydall Acquires Sealings Solutions Specialists

    Lydall Acquires Sealings Solutions Specialists

    Interface to join company's Performance materials Division
    08.10.18


  • Machinery and Equipment
    2018 Machinery & Equipment Review

    2018 Machinery & Equipment Review

    The biggest suppliers of nonwovens and related machinery discuss their latest technologies.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 08.09.18

  • Geotextile/Agrotextile
    The Rise of Industry 4.0 in the Nonwovens Industry

    The Rise of Industry 4.0 in the Nonwovens Industry

    Suppliers are at the forefront of adopting the latest IoT framework in their equipment and machinery.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 08.09.18

  • Medical
    The Medical Market

    The Medical Market

    Hospitals and other healthcare institutions continue to rely on single-use, nonwoven-based medical products.
    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor 08.09.18


  • Diaper, Baby
    P&G to Increase Diaper Prices 4%

    P&G to Increase Diaper Prices 4%

    Move responds to higher commodity costs
    Online Exclusives08.09.18

  • Mergers and Acquisitions | Pacific Rim
    Fitesa Buys Majority Stake in CNC International

    Fitesa Buys Majority Stake in CNC International

    Joint venture agreement is company's first presence in Asian spunmelt market
    07.26.18

  • South Africa
    Africa Baby Diaper Market

    Africa Baby Diaper Market

    Africa’s diaper market has finally reached the tipping point.
    Raymond Chimhandamba, Diaper Industry Consultant 07.06.18

  • Facilities/Capacity | R&D/Basic Research
    NIRI Moves Off Leeds Campus, Invests in New Equipment

    NIRI Moves Off Leeds Campus, Invests in New Equipment

    Expansion will allow institute to expand scope, develop better-performing products.
    07.06.18

  • Facilities/Capacity | North America
    North American Nonwovens: Investment Continues

  • Airlaid | Mergers and Acquisitions | Western Europe
    Glatfelter to Acquire G-P

    Glatfelter to Acquire G-P's European Nonwovens Business

    G-P's Steinfurt, Germany, facility produces airlaid products for tabletop, wipes, hygiene, food pad, and other markets
    06.19.18