The design industry gives back: How dozens of brands are contributing to coronavirus relief efforts

APR 6, 2020 The strain that the coronavirus is inflicting upon the global health sector is devastating—critical shortages of supplies, high-risk circumstances for medical staff and dwindling funds for many facilities. In a profound and heartwarming display of community, people and companies outside the medical sector are pitching in to support the all-consuming COVID-19 relief efforts. To…

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U.S. Textile Mill Wearbest Weavers Develops PPE Textiles

Press Release • April 10, 2020 This press release is submitted and shown here in its original form, unedited by Furniture Today. Garfield NJ – Wearbest Weavers, LLC has been a longstanding supplier of technical performance fabrics to the healthcare industry providing micro and bacterial resistant upholstery product. These durable textiles are bleach cleanable and…

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TEXTILE INDUSTRY UNITES TO PLAY CRITICAL ROLE FOR THE NATION’S PRODUCTION OF PPE PRODUCTS

      WASHINGTON—The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO), representing the full spectrum of U.S. textiles from fiber through finished products, issued a statement today from textile executives leading the nation’s unified effort to produce critical personal protective equipment (PPE) to help hospitals and healthcare workers fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. In factories across the…

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