American Textile Co Celebrates 85 Years

Duquesne, Pa.-based American Textile Co. — a supplier of mattress and pillow protectors, bed
pillows and mattress pads — is celebrating its 85th anniversary. The company manufactures bedding
brands including Aller-Ease® for asthma and allergy sufferers; Rest Right™ high-performance bedding
products; DermaTherapy® for people with sensitive skin or chronic skin problems; and Cool
Sensations™ for people who experience night sweats. It employs more than 400 people at its domestic
operations in Duquesne, Salt Lake City and Dallas, as well as its locations in Central America and

“Over the past 85 years, American Textile Company has remained strong throughout many changes
in the economic climate,” said Reid Ruttenberg, Chairman of the Board. “I attribute our success to
several factors: anticipating market needs, developing new product line extensions, and providing
value-based solutions to our customers. We are focused on aggressive growth for 2011, illustrating
the strength of the company’s strategy.”

October 5, 2010