Enduratex announces new vinyl collection: Eel

December 30th

Enduratex, a California-based manufacturer of vinyl-coated fabrics, has announced its latest collection, Eel. Eel is Enduratex’s newest offering to its exotic texture product lines. Subtle colorings are from the marine...

DAF Products awarded product of the year at SGIA Expo

December 29th

DAF Products was awarded the 2015 Product of the Year Award in the Media–Vinyl (Pressure Sensitive) category for its DAF Gecko Grip. The award was presented at the 2015 Specialty...

SheerWeave fabrics keep hospital environments clean and cool

December 28th

Phifer’s SheerWeave shades with Microban antimicrobial protection helps to keep hospital environments clean and cool. The Microban protection helps prevent the growth of stain- (SPACE) and odor-causing bacteria, mold and...

AATCC announces changes to proficiency testing programs

December 23rd

The AATCC will be implementing enhancements and changes to the AATCC Proficiency Testing Programs in 2016. The programs offer labs the opportunity to anonymously gauge their performance against that of...

SBA appoints Mark Walsh as head of office of investment & innovation

December 22nd

The U.S. Small Business Administration appointed Mark Walsh as its associate administrator for the Office of Investment & Innovation, the office that administers the agency’s Small Business Investment Companies and...

In memoriam: Leon Lenney

December 21st

Leon Lenney, Redwood Empire Awning The longtime owner of Redwood Empire Awning, Leon Lenney, passed away on Dec. 14, 2015, at the age of 72, after spending his entire working...

Camira launches The Mill Collection

December 21st

Camira, designer and manufacturer of wool and wool/bast fiber blend fabrics for commercial interiors, launched The Mill Collection, a new value proposition symbolic of sustainable textile design and manufacture. The...

Arkema expands Kynar® foam extrusion technology to new markets

December 18th

Arkema is expanding the use of its Kynar® foam extrusion technology into new markets where a chemically resistant, fire resistant and high temperature polymer foam is required. These markets include...

Richard Seaman retires, company promotes Crum to CEO

December 17th

Wooster, Ohio-based Seaman Corp. announced in a Dec. 10 press release the promotion of John Crum from president and chief operating officer to president and CEO effective Dec. 9, 2015....

Disaster loan filing period reopens for Superstorm Sandy survivors

December 16th

On Dec. 2, 2015, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced it reopened the filing period for survivors in all states affected by Superstorm Sandy to apply for low-interest disaster loans....