HUMBOLDT, Tenn. — November 6, 2020 — Jones Family of Companies Inc., a producer of sustainable nonwovens products across a broad range of industries, announced today the acquisition of Rontex America LLC. This acquisition is the latest strategic initiative for the Jones Family of Companies as it focuses on strengthening its presence and capabilities in its core nonwovens markets, including sleep products, packaging, acoustics, building materials and floor products, while expanding into other key engineered and technical performance nonwovens sectors.
“Rontex’s expertise and experience in engineered nonwovens will be a powerful addition to our family of companies and bolster our aspirations to drive long-term growth,” said CP Davis, president and CEO of the Jones Family of Companies. Davis adds, “We are very proud to have Rontex join our family. Rontex has a strong history and reputation for quality, customer service and innovation. This move further enables Jones to deliver comprehensive non-woven solutions designed to improve comfort, protection, and sustainability.”
Rontex America will continue to operate out of its Amherst, N.H., facility, which will allow distribution of Jones products in the northeast region. As part of this initiative, Jones vice president of Technical Nonwovens Matt Buck has been named general manager of Rontex America. “I’m excited to lead a very talented and experienced Rontex team and support Jones’ commitment to offering value-added products focused on sustainability and innovation. The team is excited to join the Jones family,” Buck said.
Posted November 6, 2020
Source: Jones Family of Companies, Inc.