ITA Reviews Spring 2020 Showtime® Dates

International Textile Alliance continues to monitor health developments related to COVID-19 and analyze its impact on the dates of the upcoming Showtime market. March 13, 2020, HIGH POINT, N.C. – Responding to fast-moving developments related to COVID-19, including the recent postponement of the April High Point Market, the International Textile Alliance (ITA) is monitoring and evaluating the dates of its …

International Textile Alliance Representing Unique & Innovative Textile and Fabric Companies at International Window Coverings Expo (IWCE)

IWCE welcomes the International Textile Alliance (ITA) representing unique and innovative textile and fabric companies. Here’s a taste of what you can see at the ITA pavilion at IWCE 2020 in Charlotte March 25-27. Premier Prints, Inc. Premier Prints, Inc. is a family-owned fabric printer in Northeast Mississippi. We print on 100% cotton, Cotton/Rayon/Belgian linen blends, and outdoor polyesters great …

Milliken & Company Earns Recognition as One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® for 14th Year

Ethisphere honor underscores global manufacturer’s unwavering commitment to ethics in business as it works to make a positive impact for generations SPARTANBURG, S.C. — A capstone recognition for the diversified global manufacturer, Milliken & Company celebrates its 14th year among the World’s Most Ethical Companies. Selected by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of …

VALDESE WEAVERS TO OPEN A NEW HIGH POINT SHOWROOM

The 105 year old, vertically integrated domestic textile company will move to 311 N. Hamilton Street (Valdese, North Carolina – February 2020) – Valdese Weavers is relocating their High Point showroom to 311 N. Hamilton Street from their previous location at Market Square Tower. The company will occupy the entire 3rd floor of the 311 building, in a prime N. …

Swavelle/Mill Creek Fabrics Acquires Intellectual Properties of Keystone Weaving Mills

New York, NY – January 2020–New York City-based Swavelle/Mill Creek, a major supplier of fabrics for the home furnishings industry, has acquired the intellectual properties of Keystone Weaving Mills. In addition to designs, with this purchase Swavelle has procured yarns, dobby looms, and other mill equipment that will allow for a wider breadth of product and enhanced service. “We are …

Milliken & Company Signs United Nations Global Compact

Company joins forces with global community to advocate responsible business action SPARTANBURG, S.C. — In a step to support global sustainability initiatives, diversified manufacturer Milliken & Company announces today that it joined the United Nations Global Compact initiative—a voluntary leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible business practices. This commitment to responsible business action, undertaken by thousands …

ITA ANNOUNCES NEWEST EXHIBITORS AT SHOWTIME®

HIGH POINT, N.C., November 2019 – Celebrating the 60th textile market, Fall Showtime 2019 is set for November 17-20. The International Textile Alliance is pleased to welcome four new exhibitng members for this edition. The companies, which are based throughout the world, represent the growing variety of goods that define the home furnishings industry. The newest members of the ITA …

American Silk Mills Unveils New Affordable Luxury Brand ASM Loft™

HIGH POINT, NC – Nov. 6, 2019 – Sparked by an industry need for affordable luxury, American Silk Mills delivers incredible value and timeless American Silk Mills’ aesthetics with the debut of ASM Loft™ at Showtime Market in High Point, N.C., Nov. 17-20. The brand, much like its desirable living space namesake, is accessible yet sophisticated and chic. The ASM …