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ULTRAFABRICS partners with MERCATO PLACE to bring textile samples to designers faster and more sustainably

Ultrafabrics, the world’s finest animal-free performance fabric producer, is excited to announce its partnership with Mercato Place, an online resource where interior designers and architects can quickly access textile samples. Offering a curated selection of fabric manufacturers, Mercato Place is an easy-to-use online resource library for specifiers to browse and order premium samples more efficiently, […]

Milliken & Company Tracks Progress on Sustainability Initiatives in Fourth Annual Sustainability Report

Spartanburg, S.C. — Today, diversified global manufacturer Milliken & Company published its fourth annual Sustainability Report, a key reporting component in the company’s progress toward its 2025 Sustainability Goals. In 2019, Milliken laid out 12 sustainability goals, focused on its people, its products and the planet, as a roadmap to achieving a healthier tomorrow. Guided […]

Milliken & Company Named to 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies for 16th Straight Year

Definitive ethics award listing marks notable recognition for diversified manufacturer Spartanburg, S.C. — Milliken & Company has been recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies. The diversified global manufacturer, with more than 60 locations and approximately 8,000 […]


HIGH POINT, N.C. (May 3, 2022) – Culp, Inc. (NYSE: CULP) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “CULP”) recently received a visit from the U.S. Embassy at its Culp Upholstery Fabrics facility located in the CODEVI industrial park in Ouanaminthe, Haiti. The CODEVI park sits on the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. As part […]


Collaboration brings Fashion Snoops’ exclusive trend forecasting insight to ITA members. HIGH POINT, N.C.—The International Textile Alliance (ITA) announces a partnership withglobal trend forecasting agency Fashion Snoops. The partnership joins the leading resource for home textiles professionals with the go-to source for trend forecasting. The partnership brings Fashion Snoops’ exclusive research and trend forecasting content […]

Sattler Outdura’s® New VIRAGE Collection Makes a Powerful Fabric Statement

Hudson, N.C., April 28, 2022 – Award-winning Sattler Outdura, a division of The Sattler Group, Austria, is presenting their dynamic new VIRAGE collection of solution-dyed acrylic fabrics at the Interwoven Show in High Point, NC, May 22-25, Space MST 505. Punctuated by four distinct fabric statements, VIRAGE offers 176 jacquards, textured dobbies, and stripe selections […]

Nice Link Home Furnishings refreshes fabric division and design team

CEO Echo Yu leads design team and hires U.S.-based veteran textile designer ORLANDO, Fla. (April 26, 2022) – With its eye on key market trends and customer needs, Nice Link Home Furnishings announced a refresh of its fabric division with the hiring of a veteran textile designer based in High Point, N.C. Anastasia Frandsen has […]


HIGH POINT, NC – The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) Furniture Foundation announces $54,000 in grants have been awarded for 2022. The Furniture Foundation was established in 1948 to fund research and educational initiatives aimed at improving management, manufacturing and marketing within the home furnishings industry. Since 1990, it has distributed more than $4.2 million […]

Ultrafabrics and TENCEL™ announce brand partnership, setting an industry benchmark in sustainability and transparency

Ultrafabrics, the global leader in animal-free performance fabric, is proud to announce its partnership with Lenzing AG, an industry leader in the production of sustainable wood-based fibers. The partnership will see Ultrafabrics as the first and only polyurethane material to incorporate LENZING AG’s TENCEL™ Modal fibers as a backcloth in its collections with 100% reinforced […]

Ultrafabrics extends product warranty to five years, an impressive guarantee in the commercial textile industry

Ultrafabrics, the world’s finest animal-free performance fabric producer, has extended its product warranty period from two years to five years from date of shipment. The extension from the industry’s standard two years proves Ultrafabrics’ commitment to its portfolio of expertly crafted polyurethane fabrics. Specifiers, designers and manufacturers, across industries, trust Ultrafabrics and its ability to […]