Bangkok-based nonwovens company Avgol® has announced an investment in a new high-speed, high-capacity flexible multiple beam Reicofil 5 line for its Mocksville, N.C., plant. The line, supplied by Germany-based Reifenhäuser Reicofil GmbH & Co. KG, is the sixth line in Mocksville.
“The addition of this new line enables us to have even greater production capacity, delivering component materials that are Made in America and offering more sustainable options for the growing North America market and around the world,” said Avgol CEO Tommi Bjornman. “This additional new line also enables the Mocksville facility to deliver additional meltblown nonwovens, ensuring we have extra capacity to meet market demand.
In other company news, Avgol was recently honored for the first time with a Supplier Excellence Award from Procter & Gamble (P&G) as a notable and valuable supplier to the company’s Baby Care business unit.