Goulston Expands

Goulston Technologies Inc., Monroe, N.C. — a manufacturer of spin finishes and other specialty
chemicals for man-made fiber, nonwovens and downstream production — is investing $8 million to
expand its manufacturing facility and install additional highly automated processing equipment and
add seven to ten workers.

Goulston exports some 50 percent of its product to customers in more than 40 countries.
Production in the expanded area is projected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2014.

November/December 2013