Ultra-high-tenacity nylon

December 30th

United Yarn Products Co. Inc. will now manufacture and distribute an ultra-high-tenacity Type 6 nylon from a specialty producer in Europe, recommended for applications such as rope, cordage, industrial strapping...

Web-based quotation software

December 29th

The iQuote Xpress Quotation System helps businesses increase revenue and profits through improved sales force documentation and productivity. Web-based application allows salespeople to quickly generate detailed, accurate sales proposals that...

Zagis USA commissions new textile mill

December 28th

Zagis USA officials were joined by Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and others to commission the company’s 128,000-square-foot cotton spinning mill in Lacassine, La. The ceremony marked the end of a...

Strength tests confirm durability of fabric-covered buildings

December 28th

Research showing widespread skepticism among customers about the durability of fabric-covered buildings motivated Cover-All Building Systems Inc., Saskatoon, Canada, to perform a strength test. Cover-All worked with Intertape Polymer Group,...

Integrated solar modules add power for tensile structures

December 21st

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) invested $250,000 in product development for flexible tensile structures with integrated solar modules for a wide range of applications. FTL...

PGI appoints Dennis Norman as CFO

December 17th

Polymer Group Inc. (PGI) has appointed Dennis Norman as chief financial officer. Norman previously served as vice president of strategy and corporate development. “I am pleased that Dennis has accepted...

Metallic film

December 16th

Oracal USA has added 29 new eye-catching metallic colors to its 2-mil premium cast Series 951 metallic film family. The films feature a permanent, solvent-based adhesive, recommended for vehicle graphics...

Schoeller wins design award

December 15th

Schoeller Technologies AG has been awarded the Textile Design Award 2009 by the Swiss Textiles & Zumsteg Foundation for the textile finishing technology coldblack®. Coldblack, the result of a close...

Herculite and 3P Inkjet Textiles form distribution partnership

December 15th

In a continuing commitment to provide the digital marketplace with innovative, relevant and timely alternatives for a broad range of media applications, 3P Inkjet Textiles is partnering with Herculite Inc....

Layered Polartec® system

December 14th

Polartec has introduced a total layering system that provides certified flame-resistant protection combined with the proven comfort and functionality of the company’s performance fabrics. The FR system includes next-to-skin base...