Woodbury, NY – Kravet Inc., 105 years old, has made an investment in Tomlinson Companies, which is the holding company for the Tomlinson, Directional and Erwin Lambeth upholstered furniture collections.
“Tomlinson has long been an important… Read more.
HATTERSHEIM—Trevira CS flame retardant fibers and filament yarns reports its sales volume were flat in 2022 but significant growth is expected for 2023 according to Anke Vollenbroeker, director of marketing.
“Overall, 2022 was a challenging… Read more.
IRVINE, CA — Paul Cleary has replaced David Krakoff as CEO of Momentum textiles, a contract specialist.
Krakoff held the post from 2000-2002 and will return to his consulting business ‘Konsultwerke.’
Cleary was previously senior vice president… Read more.
New York–based textile manufacturer and fabrics company Pollack | Weitzner appointed Susan Whalen as chief executive officer.
In her new role, Whalen will be responsible for all operations, design, finance, sales and marketing for both Pollack… Read more.
ISTANBUL TURKIYE—Flokser is phasing out its flock upholstery business, it was learned.
Ilknur Omay, daughter of Rafet Tukek, owner of Tukek Holding and parent of Flokser flock upholstery, was running the business with her sister Guliz Tukek.
Rafet… Read more.
By Ray Parker
BENGALURU, INDIA – Textile trend experts say manufacturers here need to gear up for the new global “circular economy,” specifically by using more reusable materials, such as polyester, and by creating more muted color palettes.
“Though… Read more.
LEOMINSTER, MA—One of the last surviving flock manufacturers in the world
Will close its doors forever in February 2023 due to a severe shortage of labor and materials.
Hemendra Shah, the owner of Spectro for the past 34years and being in… Read more.