Coatings and finishes enhance fabric performance

February 5th, 2016

In today’s demanding technical fabrics markets, the fabric itself is just the beginning. For the end product manufacturer to get the performance qualities necessary to meet today’s stringent regulations and to satisfy the end customer’s high expectations, it is likely that the fabric will be coated and/or laminated with other materials. In some cases, it […]

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Nonwovens market to see $47.7 billion by 2020

February 4th, 2016

The non-woven fabrics and textiles market is expected to be valued at $47.7 billion by 2020, up from a $32.7 billion market value in 2015, according to a report released by market analysts in India. The report—“Nonwoven Fabrics/Textiles Market by Technology (Spunmelt, Wet Laid, Dry Laid, Others), Material (PP, PET, PE, Rayon, Wood Pulp, Others) […]

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Polyester Fibers LLC is now Fibrix LLC

February 3rd, 2016

Polyester Fibers LLC, Conover, N.C.-based manufacturer of nonwoven products and materials, is changing its corporate name to Fibrix LLC as part of a company-wide rebranding initiative to align the organization's image with its emerging global strategy. “The goal is to elevate the core attributes of our company brands to keep pace with the strong, double-digit […]

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