Springs Creative Products Group Opens Collaboratory And Design Center

Rock Hill, S.C.-based Springs Creative Products Group LLC — a supplier of licensed retail fabrics,
packaged crafts and specialty fabrics — has begun hosting visitors in its new collaboratory and
design center, which recently relocated to its present site at Rock Hill’s historic Cotton Factory.

The 25,000-square-foot corporate collaboratory and design center features a contemporary,
open layout that provides support for the company’s workflow processes from product development to
completion. The center is home to Springs Creative Product Group’s consumer products group as well
as the Historical Library of American Textile Design, which features more than 350,000 fabric
swatches, artwork and designs from the 1800s to the present, and is the private collection of such

“The collaboratory and design center is the perfect environment for Springs Creative Product
Group’s in-house design team to meet with retail, industry and licensing partners, as well as
design students, to develop the products and trends of tomorrow,” said Mike Boylan, president,
Springs Creative Product Group’s Consumer Products. “Not only is this space conducive to
collaborating and creating new ideas for our customers, it also allows us to introduce them to the
industry’s top licensed product lines.”

Springs Creative Products Group is a supplier of licensed retail fabrics, packaged crafts and
specialty fabrics to major manufacturers and retailers. The company’s specialty fabrics division
supplies unfinished fabrics and fabric components used in mattresses, furniture and other products.

August 19, 2008