Superior Fabrics Expands Manufacturing Space

Superior Fabrics Inc., Pompano Beach, Fla., recently broke ground for construction of a new
manufacturing facility adjacent to the three existing Superior buildings.The new facility will
encompass 125,000 square feet of space, increasing the companys total manufacturing area to 400,000
square feet. The expanded fabric production will include a new complete Octir nonwovens line
consisting of opening, storage and card feeding equipment, plus additional stitchbonding and
warp-knit tricot machines.Our company operates a modern vertically integrated manufacturing and
warehousing facility where warping, carding, fabric forming, dyeing, finishing and foam coating are
done under one roof, said Robert Fryburg, Superior president.Superior has grown at a steady pace
and has expanded the markets for its fabrics to include mattress ticking, outdoor furniture,
roofing material, apparel interlining, athletic footwear, window fashion and industrial fabrics for
coating and laminating.

February 1999