Ennis Fabrics donates face masks to Food Banks Canada

April 20, 2021  |  Company News, News

Ennis Fabrics has donated 3.5 million face masks to Food Banks Canada. The masks will be distributed to food bank employees, volunteers and their communities to keep them safe and protected against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Teijin to produce nanofiber filament from recycled polyester

April 15, 2021  |  Company News, News

Teijin Frontier Co. Ltd., the Teijin Group fibers and products converting company, announced that it has developed technology to 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 recycled polyester raw mate…
Raven Industries featured in HBO documentary

April 14, 2021  |  Company News, News

Raven Industries, a Sioux Falls, S.D.-based manufacturer of precision agriculture products, high-altitude balloons, plastic film and sheeting, and radar systems, was recently featured in an HBO documentary.
Kraig Biocraft and Kings Group form Spydasilk Enterprises

April 13, 2021  |  Company News, News

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of spider silk, has announced that the company, together with M the Movement, Kings Golden Harvest Pte Ltd (“Kings Group”), has established Spydasilk Enterprises Pte. Ltd. (“Spydasilk Ent…
Trivantage relocates distribution center to larger St. Louis facility

April 9, 2021  |  Company News, News

Trivantage has announced a new warehouse location. The new facility, located at located at 372 Hazelwood Logistics Center Drive, Suite 376 in Hazelwood, Mo., will allow the company to better and more efficiently service customers with increased capacity at more than 62,000 square feet, six loading d…
Culp hosts on-site COVID-19 vaccination clinics

April 9, 2021  |  Company News, COVID-19, News

Culp Inc. partnered with North Carolina vaccine providers to offer on-site COVID-19 vaccination clinics to eligible company employees, their families and the public. The clinics were held March 25-27 at two of Culp’s facilities located in High Point and Stokesdale, N.C.
Hexcel joins ASCEND project

April 8, 2021  |  Company News, News

Hexcel has announced that its role within the recently launched UK-based project called ASCEND (Aerospace and Automotive Supply Chain Enabled Development) will be to focus on developing high-rate manufacturing and processing technologies that will accelerate the development of new, lightweight advan…
Fasnap announces building expansion

April 7, 2021  |  Company News, News

Fasnap has completed an expansion at its Elkhart, Ind., corporate facilities. The new manufacturing space is 5,370 square feet larger and office space has increased by 6,000 square feet. Warehousing for distribution is one third larger and stocked with Fasnap products.
Stein Fibers acquires J.E. Herndon Company

April 5, 2021  |  Company News, News

Stein Fibers Ltd. has acquired J. E. Herndon Company, previously based in Kings Mountain, N.C. Established in 1928, J. E. Herndon specializes in the purchase and processing of textile mill fibers and by-products. Herndon’s finished blends are consumed globally in diverse applications such as indus…
Fibertex Nonwovens expands operations

April 2, 2021  |  Company News, News

Fibertex Nonwovens Inc., a manufacturing company that specializes in spunlace products, has announced plans to expand operations in Laurens County, S.C. The more than $49.5 million investment will create 39 new jobs.