Milliken gets FR assets

Perry, David
September 2008
Furniture/Today;9/1/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of Western Nonwoven Inc.'s fire-retardant (FR) barrier assets and geotextile business by Milliken in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The transaction protects Western Nonwoven from Chapter 11 and boosts Milliken's strong position as a supplier of fire-retardant products to the matress industry. In addition, Milliken also gains access to the Sandmat product line of geotextile nonwovens.


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