Albis Invests In Neumag AST Technology

Albis S.p.A., Italy, has placed an order with Germany-based Neumag for a 5-meter complete Ason
Spunbond Technology (AST) Bico Spunbond line with multicomponent capability.

Gianni Boscolo, founder and chairman of Albis, said the order signals the company’s plan to
develop innovative products. Albis, a nonwovens roll goods supplier with production capabilities in
Italy, Germany, Israel and the United States, has 220 employees and an annual turnover of 80
million euros.

December 2004