Felpinter Sofil Launches in U.S

Sanfilippo, Michele
January 2005
Home Textiles Today;1/3/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 17, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that two Portuguese towel manufacturers, Felpinter Ltd. and Sofil Ltd., who have decided to strengthen their position in the global marketplace by merging to form a larger company, now known as Felpinter Sofil Ltd., have launched itself in the U.S. The physical consolidation of both factories under one roof was completed in August. "This was an excellent match of a predominant jacquard terry factory (Felpinter) with a predominantly dobby solid color bath factory (Sofil) to make a much larger, more efficient vertical manufacturing operation, fully geared for the new competitive global market," said Reinaldo Chaves, marketing director for Felpinter Sofil USA.


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