In the cotton group, showcasing: Leland, an updated plaid made of 100% two-ply cotton yarns in colors including pastels, neutrals and
shades are translated in all of the Valdese Weavers brands, including Circa 1801, Valdese Weavers, InsideOut Performance Fabrics, Sustain
of Economic Development (GOED) is pleased to announce that Hexcel Corporation will build a flagship Center of Excellence for Research &
hubs around the world. There, the company develops new products and processes in apparel, footwear and performance materials.
North American distribution of Hexcel carbon fiber prepreg tapes and fabrics to support urban air mobility manufacturing and repair.
” said Kim Glas, President and CEO of the National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO). “This legislation will incentivize investment in
American fabric production by shortening its supply chain, reducing its manufacturing footprint and sourcing more sustainable cotton.
at Valdese Weavers since 2011. She played an integral role in the company’s acquisition of Dicey Fabrics in 2015 and the company’s
customers in achieving their sustainability goals,” said Adrian Elliott, president of apparel and footwear at Coats. “With the launch of our
Cotton Grower® magazine’s Cotton Companion podcast, Reece Langley, Vice President of Washington Operations for the National Cotton Council,
variety of designs.
Precision Fabrics Group and Unifi are both working with Merrow Manufacturing.
Bryon Bassett of Precision Fabrics Group
TSG CEO Brian Rosenstein, Shurtape Technologies CEO Vuk Trivanovic, Valdese Weavers President Blake Millinor, Century Furniture CFO Brandon
sportswear, functional clothing and industrial uniforms.
Conference on the sustainable finishing of
The members of the Georgia Association of Manufacturers (GAM) and the Manufacturers Education Foundation (MEF) each elected officers and
-19 vaccines. In a virtual meeting with the National Council of Textile Organizations, participants
mobilization of the textile
Initiative. The partnership creates fabrics and furnishings from recycled marine litter.
Textiles manufacturer Valdese Weavers is teaming up
6, 2021, 2021 — Fruit of the Loom, the iconic and beloved apparel brand has partnered with fashion retail powerhouse, Zara, to launch their
., May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Efferent Labs and W. L. Gore & Associates (“Gore”) today announced an expansion of their collaboration
” said John Reed, CEO and co-founder of Arhaus. “We’re thrilled to be unifying our voices against plastic pollution with Valdese Weavers and
USA and that needs to change," Waxman added.
Kathie Leonard of Auburn Manufacturing, Inc. added having 'Buy American' content at the state
During the fall of 2020, Standard Textile launched a national program to combat homelessness called Standard Textile Cares. The company is
Asia, has been molding the future through advanced materials, textile manufacturing, and process innovation for a wide range of industries,
, N.C. — As Fairfield celebrates its centennial year, the company has announced a Virtual Design Challenge, with eight interior designers
, Cotton Leads, and is the first global denim manufacturer to offer Oritain technology to scientifically verify the origins of cotton.
could provide a boost to industry.
“It may undo what NAFTA did to the textile industry years ago as far as revitalization,” Whitener said.
to produce nearly 3m pounds of certified Organic Content Standard (OCS) cotton in the production of its organic denim collection by the end
TTC. He is a seasoned industry leader with over 25 years of experience in textile plant operation.
“I am truly excited and grateful for the
; the essential element for strategic planning and business investment decisions,” said Dave Rousse, INDA President.
The report—and the
testimony by NCTO President and CEO Kim Glas
Posted April 29, 2021
Source: National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO)
to the pandemic,” said Chad McAllister, executive vice president president of Milliken’s Textile Division. “Our hope is that this gown
For the second consecutive year, fiber provider Lenzing and the sustainable-fashion advocacy group Red Carpet Green Dress joined together to
celebrates their centennial year in business, the company continues to produce high-quality casegoods and upholstery. In an effort to make
made goods. (DGA)
Biden’s Buy American agenda hinges on investing in American products and companies up and down the supply chain.
-term measures to safeguard its business operations and mitigate the effects of fiber prices and fiber demand which came under increasing
named Milliken as one of the world’s most ethical companies for 15 straight years. The company employs 8,000 associates across 46 locations
not have to rely on foreign countries for personal protective equipment.
“When I talk to PPE manufacturers about re-shoring this production
to support frontline responders via garment production in 12 countries. DuPont sites also mobilized to manufacture and donate 44,000 liters
being of women, and surging capacity for personal protective equipment and vaccine and test manufacturing.
Harris said much has been learned
participation in carbon credit markets.
Vice President of Washington Operations for the
National Cotton Council
(NCC), Reece Langley,
also provides a more efficient and sustainable way to color cotton at any point in product manufacturing, rather than at the outset, which
to bring eco-couture to the spotlight,” said Harold Weghorst, vice president of global marketing and branding at Lenzing Group. “While our
says, but it did reinforce the company’s commitment to the health and well-being of its associates. The company has spent almost $8 million
said Leib Oehmig, Glen Raven CEO. “We owe it to future generations to continue to be a business that demonstrates success while contributing
Good, please visit GlenRaven.com/sustainability.
About Glen Raven, Inc.:
Founded in 1880, Glen Raven, Inc. is a family-owned company with a
The company’s latest developments will be showcased at the ITMA Asia + CITME 2021 textile machinery exhibition in Shanghai,
Global manufacturer Milliken & Company today released its third annual corporate sustainability report, entitled Together for Tomorrow. This
Some of the local companies Material Return works with include Valdese Weavers, Meridian, DeFeet and Kellex.
What Material Return is
.C. — Valdese Weavers is showcasing its new InsideOut Performance Fabric line at the upcoming International Textile Alliance Showtime event,
as cotton and manmade fibers. The textile industry in the region, overall, has shown a positive trend due to the growing technical textile
network of textile industry players. The three companies intend to establish a system for collecting discarded polyester fiber products and
the top (34 percent), according to the Cotton Council International and Cotton Incorporated 2017 Environmental Survey. This is followed by
that American taxpayer dollars are used to buy American-made iron, steel, and manufactured products for any federally funded infrastructure
eco-friendly fibers from the renewable raw material wood. Its high-quality fibers are used in a variety of textile applications ranging from
of Made in America. In North Carolina, we’re a national leader in textile manufacturing and we have a rich history of producing high-quality
disclosure of farmer-specific or confidential business information.
Based on information provided by the National Cotton Council
0 1 5 NCC
American company, but H&M is an example of a company that dared to speak out against the cotton that's coming from forced labor in Xinjiang.
advances the use of cotton in textile products by doubling down on innovation. "Innovation is at the heart of what we do with cotton," says
ÉTICA was started by Agustin Ramirez, who owns Hera Apparel, a denim manufacturer in Puebla, Mexico. Ramirez was always passionate
manufacturing officials and state leaders unveiled the 2020 South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance Economic Impact Report Tuesday morning at
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centered around durability and circularity.
“There are a lot of textile companies out there,” said Steve Layton, president of Polartec. “Our
video and catalogs and meet online with YKK representatives. The company also plans to host webinars and other learning opportunities using
billion water bottles to date
Now, some companies like Piedmont Triad-based Unifi, a recycled-fiber company, are experiencing an upswing in
Prof. Dr. Thomas Schiele, Vice President Business Management Dispersions for Adhesives, Fiber Bonding and Paper Coating, BASF: “
commerce site that bridges the divide between manufacturers and the end consumer by curating a diverse mix of apparel and home goods made of
Florian Heubrandner, VP of Lenzing’s global textiles business. “As we continue to develop more sustainable textile solutions, we hope that
As a vertically integrated apparel manufacturing company with exceptional oversight of its supply chain and operations, Gildan is well
and future students to learn in a hands-on environment for textile science and innovation.”
“There are so many incredible opportunities for
Performance fibre specialist The Lycra Company is preparing to present its latest denim innovations at this week's Kingpins Show, in
The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) of the US has requested the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to reconsider and
imagery shows that the number and size of detention facilities and textile factories are rapidly expanding. Satellite pictures also indicate
At its recent annual meeting, the Washington-based
National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO)
re-elected Cap Yarns CEO
where most textile manufacturing has gone overseas, the majority of their fabrics are produced in the United States. The Anderson facility
that HBI was one of two apparel manufacturers named one of Ethisphere’s
2021 World’s Most Ethical Companies
. Also in February, the
Denim finishing technology specialist Jeanologia has partnered with Cone Denim to launch a new 'Mission Zero' goal, which will see their
of Veocel branded fiberes and develop co-branding campaigns that improve the value of their products.
First launched in 2018 for the textile
Zero goal. Cone currently uses Jeanologia’s G2 Ozone finishing ranges, lasers and Bluescan machinery. Additionally, we are in the process
fields, including sportswear, functional clothing and industrial uniforms. The company is forecasting sales of recycled-polyester Nanofront
by the Best Managed Companies program.
About Standard Textile
Founded in 1940, Standard Textile has developed a culture of innovation,
mass produce a new version of its Nanofront ultra-fine polyester, which the company believes is the world’s first nanofiber to be made from
WASHINGTON — April 14, 2021 — National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) President and CEO Kim Glas sent a letter to Acting Director
the beverage industry, where our latest innovation addresses textile waste.
WWD: How else is The Lycra Company continuing its commitment to
has a global team of passionate experts to support companies in apparel and accessories, personal protective equipment, home and leisure,
lyocell fibers, modal fibers and filament yarn that are of 100-percent botanic origin. Derived from renewable wood sources, the fibers and
driving greater transparency,” said Jürgen Eizinger, vice president of Global Nonwovens Business, Lenzing AG.
The VEOCEL™ brand continues
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edition Spring/Summer Collection please visit Kentwool.com.
Founded in 1843, Kentwool remains one of the nation’s longest
that represents domestic textile manufacturers.
National Council of Textiles Organisation (NCTO) member Parkdale Mills is playing a key
its ambitious growth vision. He joined the business in 2007 and, since 2018, led the company’s apparel business, where he managed the global
to procure clothing, fabrics, yarns, fibers, other textiles and food that is not grown, produced, reprocessed or reused in the United States
That made the aspirations of Stephen Sullivan and his company Stio, a direct-to-consumer outdoor apparel brand founded in 2011 and based in
the long term.”
Kim Glas, president and CEO of the National Council of Textile Organizations said: “We want to sincerely thank Sen. Kaine
amount of foam needed by up to five inches, minimizing bedding manufacturers’ reliance on the volatile raw material without sacrificing the
partnered with The BHive.
“With the pandemic crisis, textile manufacturers are experiencing numerous logistic bottlenecks and challenges,”
and comfort technologies from pre-treatment to coloration and finishing,” noted Rohit Aggarwal, president, Huntsman Textile Effects.