Textile Veteran Rayess Joins Morgan FabricsFRANKFURT—Sam Rayess has joined Morgan Fabrics Corp., the Los Angeles-based converter, as an international sales director. For the past two years, Rayess held a similar post at Z-Wovens, the U.S. branch of the Chinese mill Zhongwang, which… Read more.
February 10, 2020
Antonio Casanueva, Textiles Agent Who Pioneered Luxury Design, Dies at 81 in Mexico CityMEXICO CITY--Antonio Casanueva, a well-known textiles agent, died January 12 at his home here. He was 81. Eleanora and Antonio Casanueva in a submitted photo. According to his daughter, Fabiola, his greatest passions were dogs, bullfighting,… Read more.
January 30, 2020
Edward Gargiulo, 87, Remembered by His Peers
President of Rockland Mills Writes How Gargiulo Shaped His CareerNAPLES, Fla. --Edward Gargiulo, a well-known print-fabric converter in the New York area, and also a partner in Anju/ Woodridge, died after a brief illness on January 12. He was 87. Anju Woodridge was purchased by P/Kaufmann several years… Read more.
January 24, 2020
Walker Greenbank Names Montague CEO
Other Positions FilledLONDON -- Lisa Montague was named on April 10 the CEO of Walker Greenbank PLC, a public company designing and manufacturing wallpaper and fabrics. It trades under several brands including Arthur Sanderson & Sons, Morris & Co., Zoffany, and… Read more.
January 22, 2020
Kelly DiFoggio Becomes First Female President of International Textile Alliance: Creators of Showtime MarketEDITOR'S NOTE: Read the latest F&FI Winter Digital Edition by clicking here or go to https://issuu.com/fabricsandfurnishings/docs/ffi_wint19-20?fr=sNjhkMDEyMTU3OQ HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Kelly DiFoggio has been named the president of the… Read more.
December 12, 2019
Economist Predicts Weakened Growth for Next 12 Months, But No U.S. and EU Recession
F&FI Winter Digital Edition AvailableEDITOR'S NOTE: Read the latest F&FI Winter Digital Edition by clicking here or go to https://issuu.com/fabricsandfurnishings/docs/ffi_wint19-20?fr=sNjhkMDEyMTU3OQ By RAY PARKER NEW YORK -- In a speech in Lower Manhattan during the annual… Read more.