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A&E Robison-Anton® Product Catalog

A&E Customer Service Center Call, Email, or Fax Color Card Requests to: Phone: 704.951.2996  |  800.861.3256 Email: customerservice@amefird.com Fax: 704.827.0974  |  800.453.9060 ————– The A&E Robison-Anton® Product Catalog is available for viewing and download via the link below. This catalog includes digital representations of Super Brite Polyester® and Super Strength Rayon® thread colors and product …

Super Brite Polyester® Floss Embroidery Color Reference

A&E Customer Service Center Call, Email, or Fax Color Card Requests to: Phone: 704.951.2996  |  800.861.3256 Email: customerservice@amefird.com Fax: 704.827.0974  |  800.453.9060 ————– A digital representation of 37 popular, standard stock colors is available for viewing and download. DOWNLOAD THE DIGITAL COLOR REFERENCE Disclaimer: Use for approximation purposes only.

Anecot® Plus RFD

A&E’s Anecot® Plus RFD (Ready-for-Dye) is a high strength 100% long staple spun cotton sewing thread twisted and finished for optimum sewing performance. Ideal for applications where a high strength natural cotton fiber is required, Anecot® Plus RFD is an excellent choice for garment overdyeing. Not affected by needle heat or pressing, Anecot® Plus RFD …

Sustainable Sewing Threads

Eco-Innovation personified―A&E’s sustainable sewing threads featuring REPREVE.

Anefil Poly® using REPREVE

Complete your sustainability story with a premium sewing thread designed to assist in meeting the challenge of manufacturing environmentally responsible footwear with A&E‘s Anefil Poly® using REPREVE®. This 100% REPREVE, twisted multifilament polyester sewing thread allows you the flexibility to infuse an ecologically-friendly, premium sewing thread into a wide variety of non-apparel applications. Anefil Poly® …

A&E’s New REPREVE® Recycled Sewing Thread Targets Footwear and Non-Apparel Applications

MOUNT HOLLY, NC (May 22, 2018) – American & Efird (A&E), the world’s foremost manufacturer and distributor of industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles, released Anefil Poly® using REPREVE®. Incorporating REPREVE fiber made from recycled drinking bottles, and available in a comprehensive color range, this sustainable, continuous-filament, polyester sewing thread provides …

Thread Innovations 3x

Check out A&E’s newly-released, innovative thread products!

REPEL Provides PFC-Free Water Repellency Versatility for Every A&E Sewing Thread

MOUNT HOLLY, NC (May 15, 2018) – American & Efird (A&E), a global leader in industrial sewing thread manufacturing, today announced the official launch of REPEL, an advanced, PFC-FREE, water repellency enhancement. REPEL is an additional feature customers can order and have applied to A&E’s global sewing thread brands. As consumers evolve in how they use and wear products, …

Ethical Thread: Focus of A&E’s 2017-2018 Corporate Sustainability Report

MOUNT HOLLY, NC (April 22, 2018) – American & Efird (A&E), one of the world’s foremost manufacturers and distributors of industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles, released its 2017-2018 Corporate Sustainability Report, just in time for Earth Day. The report’s theme of Ethical Thread emphasizes the company’s unwavering commitment to its …

Ethical Thread: A&E’s 2017-2018 Corporate Sustainability Report

A&E shares its goals, progress, and accomplishments in this year’s Corporate Sustainability Report.