Former Calico Chairman & Owner Roy B. Simpson Sr., 98IN REMEMBRANCE OF ROY B. SIMPSON, SR. by Jan Jessup Those who have been with Calico for more than eight years will remember Roy B. Simpson, Sr., the former Calico owner and Chairman of Everfast, Inc. Roy died on December 24, 2021, at age 98.… Read more.
April 7, 2022
Hometex is New Turkish Textile ExhibitISTANBUL—The second half of 2022 is loaded with international textile fairs. Hometex is the new name for the fair formerly known as Evteks. Hometex is now sponsored by Tetsiad, Association of Turkish Home Textile Industrialists and Businessmen… Read more.
April 4, 2022
Marteks’ Diversifies Products In Outdoor Upholstery, Wide SheersBursa, Turkey—Marteks has become a major player in the mid to upper range upholstery, sheers and outdoor fabric business in the past several years making it one of the largest exporters of fabric in Turkey and a global player. Read more.
March 9, 2022
LETTERS: 'Do We Need a June Heimtextil?’ —Antonis Stamatoulakis, Greek AgentMarch 2, 2022 Dear Eric, I hope you are, as always, well and fine. I apologize for this humble e-mail, if it is disturbing you. It is about 2022. It is about Heim '22 in late June. What an amazing and exciting opportunity. We'll meet again… Read more.
March 2, 2022
Valley Forge Develops Automated Management System, Streamlines Business Model for 2023FORT LAUDERDALE, FL—Valley Forge, the largest fabric supplier to the contract/hospitality sector has spent the last 21 months with 30 of its employees developing a state-of-the-art digital system to run all aspects of its business according to company CEO Michael Dobin.