TMI LLC expands labor force to meet increased demand for energy-control products

July 30th

TMI LLC, an industry leader in flexible PVC solutions, energy control doors and safety products, recently added six new employees to its Pittsburgh headquarters after experiencing the most successful quarter...

Universal Fibers celebrates four decades of progress

July 29th

Universal Fibers Inc. hosted more than 550 associates and their families at a special 40th anniversary event at the corporate headquarters in Bristol, Va. Total attendance for the two days...

Amicor Breathe fibers have locked-in antifungal properties to kill dust mites

July 28th

Research and scientific studies have proved that 70 percent of all asthma cases can be attributed to Der P1 allergen contained in the excrement of House Dust Mites (HDM), microscopic...

In memoriam: Roger Gant Jr.

July 27th

Former Glen Raven president Roger Gant Jr. has died at the age of 86. Gant served Glen Raven Inc. for 55 years in a variety of management positions and as...

Nanofibers spun from melt-blown polymers

July 26th

An innovative new die from The Arthur G. Russell Co. Inc. produces large quantities of nanofibers from PP, PET, PBT and other resins. Typical melt-blown fibers average more than 1...

Dow Corning sponsors Shanghai Sevens rugby tournament

July 21st

Dow Corning Corp., a leading supplier of innovative silicone solutions for the textiles industry, is a main sponsor of Shanghai Sevens—a fully-sanctioned rugby tournament that will take place during the...

Sun control, outdoor fabrics from Phifer Inc.

July 20th

Phifer Inc. is introducing new additions to its Phifertex® Designed Fabrics, SheerWeave® and SunTex® product lines. They will be on display at the Phifer booth (No. 1112) at IFAI Expo...

AATCC free seminar August 3: Making performance textiles pay off

July 16th

The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) and Concept III Textiles International will co-sponsor a free one-hour seminar on “Understanding how performance textiles work: the payoff of added...

Ecotec yarns receive Global Recycle Standard label

July 15th

FildiUSA, the largest producer of recycled cotton yarn in North America, announces that Ecotec®, the company’s recycled cotton-blend yarn, has been granted Control Union’s Global Recycle Standard. The Global Recycle...

PGI to expand spunmelt capabilities at its Waynesboro, Virginia plant

July 14th

Polymer Group Inc. (PGI) has announced that it has initiated construction and installation of its new state-of-the-art, custom-designed spunmelt machine at its plant in Waynesboro, Virginia. The project, previously announced...