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IFAI is Your Marketplace Connection

IFAI is a trade association comprised of member companies representing the global specialty fabrics and advanced textiles marketplace. We invest more than $8 million each year to advance the fabrics industry and support member companies.

IFAI Divisions offer seminars, workshops, educational programs, conferences, publications, marketing tools, standards development and more. The Divisions work with members to provide sourcing solutions and referrals throughout the sales and production cycle. IFAI’s award-winning magazines and websites deliver timely industry information to help you stay informed about your marketplace.

Industry News

Sunbrella® documentary follows U.S. Olympic hopefuls

Offering an inside view of the journey to the Olympic Games, upcoming documentary “Uncharted Waters” follows the personal stories of 11 US Sailing Team Sperry athletes working toward a spot on the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams.

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Jason Mills adds to mesh line

Designed for the outdoor retailing industry, Style 413 meets basic requirements of no-see-um mesh screening, and is fire-resistant, water-repellent and UV-resistant.

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Moss acquires Marx+Moschner

Tension fabric manufacturer Moss Inc. increases its brand awareness in a new market with the acquisition of Marx+Moschner, a German environmental branding supplier.

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Supply55 introduces new transfer paper

Featuring Full Release Technology™, Prime Sublimation Transfer Paper provides fast dry times and is available in both tacky and non-tacky versions.

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Member spotlight

We’re big believers in networking and so from the first year we joined IFAI we started attending Expo—where we talk to everybody we can talk to, and learn about the latest technologies and fabrics.

— Patty Smail, president, and Charly Smail, vice president, Shelter Structures Inc.

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From face-to-face interaction with hundreds of suppliers, to education programs with in-depth insight, IFAI Expo is the premier textiles event.

October 6-9, 2015
Anaheim, CA

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IFAI’s four award-winning magazines and six websites deliver timely industry information to help you stay informed about your marketplace.

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