Towels and Textiles

My Best Promotion
June 1, 2011

June's My Best Promotion details summertime event marketing and employee appreciation.

Bamboo Spun with Harsh Chemicals to Make Textiles
May 4, 2011

Bamboo isn't the perfect green product most consumers think it is.

The stalks and leaves are green, and some of the claims made by retailers are true: Bamboo grows like gangbusters without fertilizer or pesticides, it shoots up again after being cut and it's incredibly hardy.

So hardy, in fact, that it must be spun with harsh chemicals before it can be used to make textiles, including towels, clothes and baby diapers.

The resulting cloth is not natural bamboo fibre. It's man-made rayon or viscose fibre, made from bamboo pulp.

It’s Time to Get Away
February 1, 2011

Whether for business or pleasure, the recovering travel and hotel industries provide promotional profits.

Leed’s Now Offering a Range of Pro Towels Etc. Styles
January 12, 2011

New Kensington, Philadelphia-based Leed’s, a member of Polyconcept North America, the second largest hard goods supplier within the promotional products industry, announced a partnership with fellow industry supplier Pro Towels Etc., which marks Leed’s entry into the towels category.

Wolfmark Introduces Bamboo Eco-blankets
October 14, 2010

Neenah, Wisconsin-based Wolfmark introduced its new eco-friendly bamboo throw blankets. These 100 percent bamboo plaid throw blankets are 50x60" and have a rope fringe for added appeal.