ShowStoppers

ShowStoppers 2015

IFAI Expo 2015 will feature the fourth annual ShowStoppers competition, created to recognize the best of the best on the show floor. All IFAI Expo exhibitors are eligible to enter their new products and services for the chance to be awarded as a ShowStopper. A committee of industry specialists will choose the finalists in each …

The 2013 ShowStoppers winners from IFAI Expo in Orlando

Eight exhibitors chosen by attendees as the best new products at the show. By Galynn Nordstrom For our second annual ShowStoppers competition, IFAI received a total of 97 entries from 53 companies that were exhibiting at IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo 2013 in Orlando. These eight products received the most votes from show attendees on opening …

ShowStoppers 2013 competition at IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo

Last year, on IFAI’s 100th anniversary, we inaugurated a new tradition at IFAI Specialty Fabrics Expo: the ShowStoppers competition. At this year’s show in Orlando we’ll feature the second annual competition, as we seek to recognize the best of the best new products from our 2013 exhibitors: the newest, the coolest, the most useful and …

Mock woven fabric in mid and light weights

Darlington Fabrics IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 5239 New: Mock woven fabric in mid and light weights. Advantages: Durable; an excellent alternative to stretch woven fabric.

PVCee-Freeâ„¢ coated fabric on polyester base

Fabinno Co. Ltd. IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 4444 New: Coated fabric on polyester base. Advantages: Polyester base cloth; coated material is non-PVC and high-frequency weldable. Eco-friendly; potable water quality is available.

Ennis 1974 74-inch-wide fabric

J. Ennis Fabrics IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 4239 New: 74-inch-wide fabric. Advantages: Fits 6-foot frames with 1 inch left over on either side for welding. Helpful in reducing waste.

Style 270 polyester knitted mesh

Jason Mills LLC IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 4213 New: 60-inch-wide, 100 percent polyester knitted mesh. Advantages: Dyed black, firm finish. Applications for home and office furnishings and automotive industry. Meets Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number 302. May be produced to meet Berry Amendment and NAFTA compliant rules. Stocked style, made in the USA. Low minimums …

Style 1925 polyester knitted mesh

Jason Mills LLC IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 4213 New: 120-inch-wide, 100 percent polyester knitted mesh. Advantages: Dyed white, medium soft, fire-resistant finish (meets NFPA 701 large scale test). High resolution, high reflective gain, bright luster. Application: simulator impact screen; additional uses include protective apparel and patient slings. May be produced to meet Berry Amendment and …

Style 1998 nylon knitted mesh

Jason Mills LLC IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 4213 New: 54/55-inch-wide, 100 percent nylon knitted mesh. Advantages: Dyed gray, medium firm, fire resistant finish (meets FAR 25.853A spec.). Applications: airline seating, seat and literature pockets. May be produced to meet Berry Amendment and NAFTA compliant rules. Made in the USA. Low minimums for specialty colors.

Style 3400 nylon knitted mesh

Jason Mills LLC IFAI Expo 2013 Booth: 4213 New: 60-inch-wide, 100 percent nylon knitted mesh. Advantages: Dyed black, medium finish. Applications: backpacks, tactical vests, outdoor accessories. High abrasion resistance and burst strength. May be produced to meet Berry Amendment and NAFTA compliant rules. Made in the USA. Low minimums for specialty colors.