Sharon Laboratories, Ltd. (Ashdod, Israel), a leading global innovator and manufacturer of preservative solutions for the cosmetics and personal care markets, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Trezzo-based specialty ingredient producer Res Pharma Industriale sull ‘Adda, Italy (RPI). The acquisition of RPI, whose technology, R&D, manufacturing, business development andRead More →

News of Freudenberg Performance Materials’ new geogrid composite was the most viewed article on Nonwovens-Industry.com in February. Intended to increase the efficiency of construction projects, EnkaGrid MAX C consists of a reinforcing grid bonded to a separation and filtration non-woven geotextile. This news came ahead of the announcement that LysolRead More →

Albaad Group, a global manufacturer of nonwovens and wet wipes, is investing around 50 million euros in expanding and improving its production line for environmentally friendly nonwovens. The company will produce a sustainable fabric made entirely of natural fibers that is biodegradable, completely flushable and plastic-free. The market launch isRead More →

Essity’s net sales for the full year 2021 increased by 0.1% compared to the corresponding period a year ago to reach SEK 121.9 billion (EUR 13.1 billion). dollars). Sales growth, including organic sales growth and acquisitions, was 4.5%. Organic sales growth, which excludes currency effects, acquisitions and disposals, was 3.3%,Read More →

Bast Fiber Technologies Inc. (BFT), a manufacturer of premium natural fibers for the global nonwoven and textile industries, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Lumberton Cellulose LLC (LC), a processing plant of natural fibers located in Lumberton, North Carolina, Georgia. -Pacific Cellulose LLC. “Acquire this state-of-the-art natural fiberRead More →

Bast Fiber Technologies Inc. (BFT), a manufacturer of premium natural fibers for the global nonwovens and textile industries, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Lumberton Cellulose LLC (LC), a natural fiber processing facility located in Lumberton, NC, from Georgia – Pacific Cellulose LLC. “The acquisition of this state-of-the-artRead More →

November 2021 marked the 20th anniversary of the founding of American Hygienics Corporation (AHC). Founded in 2001 as a wholly foreign-owned company, AHC is a specialist in contract manufacturing and private label wet wipes, with a broad portfolio of products including baby wipes, disinfectant wipes, wipes antibacterial, health care wipes,Read More →

Roswell, Georgiawww.kimberly-clark.com2020 sales of nonwovens: $1.3 billion Key personnelMichael Hsu, Managing Director, Kimberly-Clark; Kim Underhill, President, North America Consumer Business, Kimberly-Clark; Aaron Powell, President, Kimberly-Clark Professional; LLori Shaffer, Vice President, Global Nonwovens American factoriesCorinth, MS; Hendersonville, North Carolina; LaGrange, Georgia; Neenah, WI; Maumelle, AR; Conway, AR; Beech Island, South CarolinaRead More →