March/April 2023

On The Cover

Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas 2023 will gather at the Atlanta-based Georgia World Congress Center this spring. The opening night reception will be held at the Mercedes-Benz stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons football team and Atlanta United soccer team.

Executive Forum

Flex Factory: Hub For New Ideas

NC State’s Dr. Andre West talks about the new Flex Factory and how it will benefit students and industry. TW Special Report When other universities reduced...

Quality Fabric Of The Month

Lofty Fleece Shedding Goals

Polartec® has engineered Shed Less technology to produce fleece fabrics that reduce home laundry fiber fragment shedding. By Rachael S. Davis, Executive Editor Think fleece, and...

From The Editor

U.S. Textiles: Leadership Development

By Jim Borneman, Editor In Chief A common topic of conversation among U.S. textile executives is a shared concern about the development of future industry...


March/April 2023