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Anesafe®

Manufacturers around the world depend on A&E’s Anesafe® to deliver best in class seam performance in some of the harshest environmental conditions where second-best is not an option. Ideal for seaming in protective clothing, this UL approved, 100% Meta-aramid, staple spun sewing thread is designed to deliver long or short term heat or flame resistance, …

‘Integrity’ Advanced Identification Sewing Threads

Integrity is a new innovation A&E recently previewed.  For more about this molecular-tagged thread solution…

A&E to Preview ‘Integrity’ Molecular-Tagged Thread Solution at Texprocess

MOUNT HOLLY, NC (May 07, 2019) – American & Efird (A&E), a portfolio company of Elevate Textiles and the world’s foremost manufacturer and distributor of industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles, has announced it will be previewing its new line of advanced identification threads, branded “Integrity” later this month. A&E will …

A Focus on the Future: A&E’s 2018-2019 Corporate Sustainability Report

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

A&E Displays Focus on the Future in 9th Annual Corporate Sustainability Report

MOUNT HOLLY, NC (April 22, 2019) – American & Efird (A&E), a portfolio company of Elevate Textiles and the world’s foremost manufacturer and distributor of industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles, announced its Earth Day release of its 9th annual, Corporate Sustainability Report, “A Focus on the Future.” Highlighting its annual …

Elevate Textiles Names Per-Olof Loof as President & CEO

Provides key leadership to drive company’s advancement as leaders in innovation and sustainability Charlotte, NC (April 4, 2019) – Elevate Textiles, a global provider of advanced, high quality products and mission critical textile solutions, announced today the appointment of Per-Olof Loof as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Launched earlier this year, Elevate Textiles was …

International Textile Group Becomes Elevate Textiles Following Integration with American & Efird

A&E, Burlington, Cone Denim, Gütermann and Safety Components Join Forces Under New Corporate Brand Charlotte, NC (January 22, 2019) – International Textile Group (ITG) announced today the launch of a new name and corporate identity, Elevate Textiles, Inc. (“Elevate”). The new company replaces ITG as the parent company of American & Efird, Burlington, Cone Denim, …

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 …