Dalton, Ga.-based Shaw Industries Group Inc.'s Shaw Living division has published the annual Shaw Living rug catalog for retailers; and its showroom has received an award from AmericasMart Atlanta for "Best of Floor for Outstanding Visual Display." In other company news, Shaw's Tuftex - Carpets of California division has launched the FloorView app that enables users to use their iPhone® or iPad® to view different carpet styles in a digital room setting.
The Norcross, Ga.-based Technical Association of the Pulp, Paper, Packaging and Converting Industries (TAPPI) is accepting nominations through Aug. 1, 2013, for the TAPPI 2014 awards. Nominations may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org; faxed to +770-446-6947; or mailed to TAPPI, Awards Department, 15 Technology Pkwy South, Peachtree Corners, Ga., 30092.
The International Oeko-Tex Association, Switzerland, announces that companies holding Oeko-Tex® certifications may advertise free of charge on its website, oeko-tex.com, by entering their product portfolios via the updated Oeko-Tex Buying Guide or the Self Service Portal. The Association also is giving away iPod Nanos to 10 of the first 100 companies that advertise using the aforementioned options.
United Kingdom-based Camira Fabrics Ltd.'s Hemp fabric and Wichita, Kan.-based Invista's CORDURA® Denim, Duck and Naturalle™ fabrics have been named to New York City-based Material ConneXion Inc.'s Materials Library.
New York City-based Source4Style has launched an online swatch sampling service from which its global users may order from among 5,000 swatch samples.
Boulder, Colo.-based Outlast Technologies Inc.'s Outlast® temperature-regulating technology is featured in Yummie by Heather Thomson's Yummie Comfort Control collection of women's shapewear.
Minneapolis-based Zepol Corp. has updated TradeIQ Export, its U.S. export bill of lading database, with expanded data.
Erlanger, Ky.-based MAG IAS LLC has received a Frost & Sullivan 2013 Manufacturing Leadership 100 Award in the "Game-Changing Technologies" category for its cryogenic machining process.
Hong Kong-based Litrax AG has received a "Top 5 Fibres Innovation" award for Fall/Winter 2014-15 at ISPO 2013 for its L2 fiber and filament technology.
Johnston, S.C.-based Riegel has added the Pearl color to its RieNu® by Riegel 100-percent recycled polyester table linens made from EcoSure® post-consumer recycled polyethylene terephthalate fiber.
West Bloomfield, Mich.-based Crypton Inc. is celebrating 20 years in business and has unveiled Crypton 2.0 partially biobased fabric featuring improved stain resistance, breathability and soft hand.
Ferndale, Wash.-based Samson Rope Technologies Inc. has updated its website, located at samsonrope.com.
Cincinnati-based Cintas Corp. has released its 2013 Uniform Book.
Emigsville, Pa.-based Herculite Products Inc. has introduced the Herculite® Excel M Series™ of high-performance fabrics for awnings and canopies. The fabrics feature good pliability and a matte polyvinylidene difluoride 8-year finish, and are heat-sealable, waterproof and fire-and ultraviolet-resistant.
Ann Arbor, Mich.-based CIMdata Inc. has published the report "3D Geometric Search."
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York City, has published "The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability-Designing for Abundance," by William McDonough & Michael Braungart.