Nonwovens Industry’s Top 10 Breaking News Stories of 2015

By Tara Olivo, associate editor | 01.06.16

Acquisitions and new technologies are among last year’s highlights.

As we kick off 2016, Nonwovens Industry is reflecting on some of its most widely read news stories of the past year. And a busy year it was. From major acquisitions—like Berry Plastics’ purchase of Avintiv—to innovative new products in the quickly growing adult incontinence market,’s top breaking news stories of 2015 covered a wide range of topics.

The following is a list of the stories that attracted the most readers in 2015.
  1. Gerber Launches Reusable Diaper
  2. Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Kimberly-Clark
  3. PGI Acquires Dounor
  4. Evonik to License Thin Diaper Technology
  5. SCA Launches Tena Men Protective Shield
  6. Global Nonwoven Fabrics Report Released
  7. Berry Plastics to Buy Avintiv (PGI)
  8. First Quality Buys Fempro
  9. Daio Paper to Make Diapers in Indonesia
  10. EDANA Releases Nonwovens Stats