Springs Industries Honored – Textile World Magazine 2003 Innovation Award Recipient Announced

Springs Industries, the Fort Mill, S.C. based textile giant, is the recipient of the 2003
Innovation Award from

Textile World

“Springs Industries was selected as the recipient of the award because of the companys
long-standing commitment to innovation in the textile industry,” according to James M. Borneman,
publisher of

Textile World

“Springs has a rich history, a dynamic presence in today’s textile industry and a vigorous
strategy for the future. Crandall Close Bowles, Springs president and CEO, is recognized as one of
the United States preeminent corporate leaders, regardless of industry segment,” stated Borneman.


Textile World
Innovation Award is presented annually by

Textile World
magazine in recognition of outstanding efforts and accomplishments in the textile industry.
The June 2003 issue of

Textile World
will feature the full Springs Industries story.

April 2003