Dickson Coatings changes name to Saint Clair Textiles

October 5th, 2020

Dickson Coatings has formally changed its name to Saint Clair Textiles. The name change is a result of the sale of Dickson Coatings from Glen Raven Inc. to Sioen Industries NV Group in December of 2019. The name is a reflection of its proud history (since 1918) and its location in Saint Clair de la […]

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Sustainability in textiles

May 1st, 2020

As sustainability becomes more important to consumers, suppliers and manufacturers are pressed to verify product claims and become more eco-friendly. by Pamela Mills-Senn There are plenty of fashion trends hitting the runways this season, such as this year’s hottest color (orange is very in), patterns (think floral) and capes—lots of capes. But sustainable fashions are […]

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Sioen Industries acquires Dickson Coatings

December 20th, 2019

Sioen Industries has reached an agreement to acquire Dickson Coatings from Glen Raven Inc., Glen Raven, N.C. Sioen, a Belgium-based Euronext stock-quoted company, is a leading producer of PVC coated technical fabrics. With the acquisition, Sioen and Dickson plan to partner in the development of sun-protection fabrics, outdoor textiles and PVC-free coated fabrics, according to […]

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