Indorama Ventures increases capacity in India

May 28, 2021  |  Company News, News

Indo Rama Synthetics (India) Ltd., a subsidiary of global petrochemical producer Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd., will spend up to US $82 million upgrading equipment and adding capacity at its manufacturing site in Nagpur, India. The capital expenditure plan includes a new PET resin manufacturing …
Alchemie Technology and HeiQ create sustainable textile finishing partnership

May 27, 2021  |  Company News, News

Alchemie Technology, a leader in waterless, smart dyeing technology, has announced its partnership with HeiQ, a leader in textile innovation, as it prepares the production rollout of its NOVARATM digital multifunction finishing solution to the global textile market.
Joey Smith joins MMI Textiles

May 26, 2021  |  Company News, News

MMI Textiles, Westlake, Ohio, has hired Joey Smith as director of business development. Smith is a senior-level professional with extensive knowledge of and experience in the textile industry. He has been an employee of Highland Industries Inc. for the last 16 years in sales, business development an…
Archroma releases 2020 sustainability report

May 19, 2021  |  Company News, News

Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, has released its Sustainability Report for fiscal year 2020.
Schoeller Textil AG hires new sales directors

May 18, 2021  |  Company News, News

Schoeller Textil AG, a global textile solutions brand dedicated to innovating technical fabrics and smart textile finishing technologies, has announced that Megan Fulton and Jack McPheron have joined its North America team as sales directors, covering the Western U.S. and parts of Canada.
TSG Finishing, other local textile firms, tackling labor issue head on

May 17, 2021  |  Company News, News

Brian Rosenstein, CEO of TSG Finishing and fifth-generation owner to run the 120-year-old company, called his father Jack last week to ask if he remembers a time during his 50-plus-year career with the firm when a dire labor shortage existed.
Kozane joins global campaign against mental health stigma

May 14, 2021  |  Company News, News

This month sees communities across the globe raising vital awareness of mental health and campaigning to fight the stigma that often prevents individuals from seeking help. Having worked closely with mental health professionals in both the UK and the US, Kozane® is embracing the opportunity to enco…
Morbern named one of Canada’s best managed companies

May 12, 2021  |  Company News, News

For the second year in a row, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada-based Morbern, a manufacturer of upholstery vinyls for marine, healthcare, commercial interiors, RV and automotive applications, has been recognized as one of Canada’s best managed companies.
Gallahue-Worl named CEO of TenCate Protective Fabrics

May 11, 2021  |  Company News, News

TenCate Protective Fabrics has announced the appointment of Maria Gallahue-Worl as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Aurora Specialty Textiles wins VIA awards

May 6, 2021  |  Company News, News

For the second year in a row, Aurora Specialty Textiles Group has won awards for outstanding business and manufacturing practices from the Valley Industrial Association (VIA), which represents the manufacturing industry in the Fox Valley region of Illinois, a large industrial hub outside Chicago and…