Carroll Leather

Over ½ a year has passed since Carroll Leather purchased theleathercollection and we have settled down and business is growing. The review of the leathers is complete and stock is in place to support our customers. We have invested heavy in stock to give our customer another reason to add leather from Carroll Leather. theleathercollection products are immersed into the …

Green Yarn, You Say?

De Leo Textiles offers an entertaining challenge for Showtime buyers. Visit the De Leo showroom and study the Artist’s Studio in the front window. Is that her drop cloth, or is it art? Name the colors you see. Where’s the green yarn? This fun exercise has something to teach about what goes into very complex fabric constructions, this one featuring …

Glen Raven

Glen Raven is investing $10 million to allow it to more quickly manufacture and customize Sunbrella products. The textile maker will convert a 130,000 s.f. facility in Burlington, NC, into a highly automated yarn plant for its Sunbrella fabric brand. The plant is adjacent to Glen Raven’s headquarters building.

Bruvatex

BRUVATEX, a Belgium-based company, took home a Blue Drop Award from MoOD, the international trade fair for producers of upholstery, window and wall coverings, held annually in Brussels. Awards are chosen by a panel from among exhibitor creations. The award for the outdoor category went to Bruvatex, which prides itself on outdoor fabric that feels like fabric, and design that …

Dish Talk

Place your silent bids in the Designer Plate Auction at Showtime. It’s a fundraiser for the ITMA Educational Foundation and a fun way to acquire custom-designed dinner ware, painted and glazed by brilliant talent in the textile industry. The plates will be on display in the Suites at Market Square. Silent bids can be made Sunday and all day Monday, …