Boehme Filatex Heralds Acquisition New Product
Boehme Filatex Inc., Reidsville, N.C., has purchased the assets of High Point Textile Auxiliaries
LLC from Kao Specialties Americas LLC, High Point, N.C., a subsidiary of Japan-based Kao Corp. The
acquisition includes technology and sales, as well as more than 30 key personnel and
representatives in the United States, Mexico, the Dominican Republic and throughout the Americas.
High Point Textile Auxiliaries will continue its manufacturing operations in High Point until such
time as they are transferred to Boehme Filatexs Reidsville facility. In other company news, Boehme
Filatex has introduced an economically priced cationic softener for use with cotton and
polyester/cotton blends. The company reports Hiposoft JNF offers excellent handle and low
yellowing, reduces friction during sewing and napping, and is ideally suited for goods that will be
printed. Application options include exhaust or continuous padding.