Towels and Textiles

New Gore-Tex Material Is Thinner, More Sustainable
October 6, 2021 at 11:44 am

W.L. Gore & Associates just developed a new Gore-Tex material that is thinner, but still waterproof, windproof and breathable. It's slated for a fall/winter 2022 release, and will be used by companies like Adidas, Arc’teryx, Salmon, Dakine and Patagonia...

Pro Towels Offers Free On-Site COVID-19 Vaccination to Employees
March 25, 2021 at 12:13 pm

Pro Towels offered a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic for all of its employees on-site on March 23 at its Abbeville, S.C., facility, in hopes to help further protect them during the pandemic. Pro Towels partnered with its local hospital, Abbeville Area Medical Center, to get employees vaccinated on-site, so they would not have to leave…

Here's the Impressive Swag Players Will Receive at the NCAA Tournament
March 15, 2021 at 12:12 pm

This year's NCAA Tournament is taking place in one city—Indianapolis. And, to help student-athletes adapt to life inside the bubble, the tournament is giving out a pretty impressive branded gift set, including toiletries, bedding, games and more...

Sportsman Cap & Bag Adds Neck Gaiter From Gaiter King
February 9, 2021 at 10:22 am

Sportsman Cap & Bag, Lenexa, Kan., has added a USA-made, reusable face cover from Gaiter King. Currently available in six color combinations, the 100% polyester, UPF 50, antimicrobial neck gaiter is infused with copper and silver, and features same edges and IONx2 technology...

Towel Specialties Promotes Shawn Kanak to President
January 25, 2021 at 12:02 pm

Towel Specialties, Baltimore, announced the promotion of Shawn Kanak to president. As both president of Towel Specialties and an integral member of the executive team, Kanak will oversee national sales efforts for all three divisions—Towel Specialties, Cobblestone Mills Blanket Company and Xpress Towels...