Precision Textiles has signed a lease for a new 160,000-square-foot, 25-acre campus in Troy, North Carolina. The new plant is expected to be operational by Sept. 1, 2021, and will employ 100 people from the local area.
Nowak joins Orion Engineered Carbons
Paul M. Nowak has joined Orion Engineered Carbons (OEC) S.A. as sales manager. He is responsible for leading OEC Specialty Carbon Black sales in the northeast, developing and implementing new regional sales strategies and leading selected global key accounts.
Hohenstein develops new method to detect genetic modifications in organic cotton
Hohenstein has developed a new quantification method specifically for genetically modified cotton. One of the first labs with this ability, Hohenstein uses DNA analysis to identify known genetic modifications and calculate their percentage in organic cotton. Stakeholders will use the data to disting…
Graniteville Specialty Fabrics announces new solvent process capabilities
Graniteville Specialty Fabrics, a producer of specialty coatings and coated fabrics, has announced the upgrade of one of its solvent processing lines to meet growing customer demand for advanced engineered products. The new equipment will also provide additional capacity and flexibility to the plant…
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories expands intellectual property portfolio
Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Inc., a developer of spider silk-based fibers, has further expanded its leading position in the development of recombinant spider silk with the filing of two new patent applications. The new patents build upon underlying knock-in/knock-out gene-editing technologies that t…
PrinterEvolution brand name transitioning to ATPColor
Global Imaging, a distributor of grand format digital printing equipment, has announced that it will begin distributing PrinterEvolution products under the original manufacturer name “ATPColor” to simplify branding initiatives and streamline internal operations.