Spuntech To Expand Roxboro, N.C., Facility, Add 60 Jobs

Spuntech Industries Inc., the U.S. division of Israel-based N.R. Spuntech Industries Ltd., will invest more than $35 million over the next three years to expand its Roxboro, N.C., facility and add 60 jobs.

“We are very excited about the additional investment in the Roxboro site,” said Gidi Krasny, CEO, Spuntech. “With the success of our last investment, we look forward to a bright future in the U.S. with our new expansion. We appreciate the support of the local community as well as the state of North Carolina in assisting us in providing high quality people to match our state of the art operation.”

Spuntech Industries manufactures viscose, polyester and polypropylene spunlaced fabrics in base weights of 45 to 200 grams per square meter and in a variety of finishes. Capacity at the Roxboro facility currently totals some 12,000 to 14,000 tons annually.

January/February 2014