Sattler® Outdura® Announces Addition of New Product Manager

Hudson, N.C. Aug. 30, 2021 – Sattler Outdura, a division of The Sattler Group, Austria, announces the addition of Chris Caldwell as product manager for Outdura casual furniture and Sattler shade fabrics reporting directly to Uli Tombuelt, Sattler Outdura USA CEO and director of sales casual furniture division. In his new role Caldwell will be responsible for the development, analysis …

ITA Members Available by Appointment at High Point Premarket

HIGH POINT, N.C., September 10, 2021 – In an effort to meet their customers where they are, many ITA member companies will be available by appointment during Premarket in High Point on September 13-14, 2021. Interested buyers can contact the members directly for an appointment. The companies participating are listed below along with the sales contact information. America Leather ResourcesLuisa …

Eastman And Milliken & Company Join Accelerating Circularity Steering Committee

September 7, 2021 CAMPBELL HALL, N.Y. — September 7, 2021 — Accelerating Circularity Inc. today announced the addition of two new U.S. Steering Committee members, Eastman and Milliken & Company. The Steering Committee provides strategy and guidance to the U.S.-based project.  Current members include Gap Inc, Giotex, Gr3n, Lenzing, Nike, Target, VF Corp., and Unifi. The new members, who have …

CULP ANNOUNCES RESULTS FOR FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2022

HIGH POINT, N.C. (September 1, 2021) ─ Culp, Inc. (NYSE: CULP) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “CULP”) today reported financial and operating results for the first quarter ended August 1, 2021. Fiscal 2022 First Quarter Financial Summary Net sales were $83.0 million, up 28.8 percent over the pandemic-impacted prior-year period, with mattress fabrics sales up 19.3 percent and upholstery fabrics …

Ready-to-ship leather stock in North Carolina by America Leather Resources

Considering the logistics and supply-chain disruptions currently faced by the furniture industry, America Leather Resources – leather supplier to the furniture industry with operations in the US, South America and Asia – has implemented a domestic stock program warehoused in High Point – NC. The program includes over 40 leather options and has the intention to facilitate and expedite market sample orders or quickly …

ISFD Announces Keynote Speaker and Judges for 2021 Pinnacle Awards

Join the Pinnacle Awards 25th Anniversary Celebration with Breegan Jane as Keynote Speaker High Point, N.C. Aug. 23, 2021 — Mark your calendars and plan to attend as the International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) celebrates the Pinnacle Awards’ 25th anniversary on Monday, Oct 18, 6 pm at the COHAB Space in High Point. This year, globally acclaimed interior designer, …

Oscar Reig-Plaza joins American Silk Mills as CEO

August 10, 2021High Point, NC Oscar Reig-Plaza named Chief Executive Officer of American Silk. Plaza is the former VP of Sales at Covington Fabrics and owner of Barcelona Sales. Reig-Plaza joins an Executive Team at American Silk that already features seasoned home furnishings player Jeff Smith as Senior EVP – Sales and Marketing and furniture industry merchandising veteran Kena Cohenour …

Healthy Materials Lab Textile Guides

HML Textile Guides The polluting practices of the textile industry are responsible for widespread impact on people and the environment. Learn about innovation in six major categories that can collectively transform the industry. These guides detail sourcing strategies, alternatives to current processes, and resources that exemplify the future of healthier textiles. CLICK HERE FOR TOOLS & GUIDES

Revolutionary Performance Fabric Supreen™ from Nassimi Joins Material ConneXion LibrarySupreen™ marks the evolution and future of performance textiles with a remarkably supple hand and a proprietary, impermeable liquid-barrier

(JUNE 2021 – NEW YORK, NY) Nassimi, a leading market innovator in premium faux leather, is proud to announce that its revolutionary new performance fabric, Supreen™, has been approved for the Material ConneXion Library — the world’s largest subscription-based materials library of innovative and sustainable materials.“We are honored to have Supreen™ displayed alongside some of the most cutting-edge materials in the world,” states Iwan Nassimi, …

Ultrafabrics launches Spectra at Showtime 2021, a Breathable Performance Textile with a Woven Appearance

FABRIC OF OUR TIMES New York-based Ultrafabrics launches Spectra, a textured and breathable addition to its portfolio of the world’s best performance fabrics. Launching this month at the ITA Showtime Market in High Point, North Carolina, attendees can see the product in-person from May 16-19th, 2021. This ground-breaking collection has been carefully formulated to look like a woven surface, and …