2016 Exhibitor Product Preview: Call for entries

May 23rd

IFAI Expo Exhibitors: Tell us about the products and services you’ll be exhibiting at IFAI Expo 2016. Product descriptions are featured in the August issue of Specialty Fabrics Review. The August issue of Specialty Fabrics Review will include an advance look at new products and services to be exhibited at IFAI Expo 2016 in Charlotte,...

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Exhibitor Product Preview

August 4th

An advance look at new products and services to be exhibited at IFAI Expo 2015 in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 6–9. This year’s show floor will offer new, dedicated areas for advanced textiles, shade and weather protection, and disaster mitigation and response, as well as several hands-on demonstrations. IFAI Expo 2015 in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 6–9,...

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ACW Co. offers heat-resistant plastics

August 1st

ACW Co. Inc. Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 4707 What: FireLoc heat-resistant plastic hardware Why: Designed for high-heat applications, ACW’s complete line of thermal resistance nylon plastic hardware products have been tested and approved by Underwriters Laboratories for use in the United States and Canada. SOURCE ACW Co. Inc.

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DAF Products provides fabrics and PVC products

August 1st

DAF Products Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 3804 What: Nylon TPU 4-way stretch cushion and cover fabric Why: Thermoplastic polyurethane film laminated on the surface makes the fabric water resistant, protecting the finished product from fluid leakage. Pliable construction enables fabric to conform to surfaces for easy fabrication and ultimate comfort. What: UltraTop 15-9 opaque...

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J.N. Zippers & Supplies true neon molded zippers pack a punch in apparel

August 1st

J.N. Zippers & Supplies Corp. Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 4009 What: Neon bright and crystal mesh zippers Why: Pack a punch in apparel, bags and safety gear with true neon molded plastic zippers available in pink, blue, orange and limeade. Decorative crystal mesh tape zippers of woven plastic allow the color of the fabric...

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National Webbing Products colored reflective webbing is environmentally friendly

August 1st

National Webbing Products Co. Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 4244 What: Colored reflective webbing Why: Environmentally friendly options. Bamboo and organic cotton use sustainable fibers with earth-friendly dyes; the recycled polyester is made with yarn extruded from plastic containers. SOURCE National Webbing Products Co.

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SM Techtex provides weaving, coating and extruding products

August 1st

SM Techtex Co. LTD. Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 5057 What: Weaving, coating and extruding products Why: Coatve® Screen PVC-coated mesh fabrics are used for solar protection, construction, truck covers and more. Coatve®-Grid improves the degradation factor caused by friction and abrasion between geogrid and sharpened brittle stones. Coatve®-Strap is a polyester-corded strap with advantages...

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Amann threads available in a variety of strengths and colors

August 1st

Amann USA Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 5233 What: Technical and apparel sewing threads Why: Bonded nylon thread is available in more than 75 colors. Other innovative products are also available, such as Extreme Tech, which offers best-in-class strength, UV and chemical resistance while retaining high-performance sewing characteristics. SOURCE Amann USA

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Engineered Polymer Technologies produces strong liners and membranes

August 1st

DAF Products Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 5424 What: Cured-In-Place Pipe (CIPP) expansion bladder membrane Why: Composite of proprietary TPU reinforced with nylon woven fabric for dimensional stability. High-temperature resistance, low C of F properties for easy release. Hot air, RF and wedge welding compatible. Custom widths and lengths available. What: EPT XTRM PLY™ tension...

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Kappler Inc. assists in custom fabric development

August 1st

Kappler Inc. Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 Booth: 5817 What: Custom fabric development Why: Kappler can assist with the most demanding fabric project, from sourcing materials to accessing specialists. Whether it’s the chemical barrier technology or reactive technologies from nano to coatings, company offers a network of proven resources for custom jobs. SOURCE Kappler Inc.

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