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Burlington Medical Fabrics, proven advanced protection for more than 40 years

  Greensboro, NC (April 30, 2020) – A world leader in advanced barrier fabrics, Burlington’s reusable fabrics have been a trusted resource for leading PPE manufacturers to provide advanced protection, for more than 40 years. Burlington’s Maxima® and XALT™ collections provide engineered, state-of-the-art healthcare fabrics that combine the highest degrees of protection, performance, comfort and …

Elevate Textiles brands A&E and Burlington participate in the Gerber PPE Task Force

Supporting COVID-19 PPE efforts with Maxima® Barrier fabric and technical thread products Charlotte, NC (April 8, 2020) – Elevate Textiles, a global provider of advanced, high quality products and mission critical textile solutions is pleased to participate in the recently launched Gerber PPE Task Force.  This industry-wide effort combines resources and expertise to support manufacturing …

Critical Products for PPE Manufacturers

At Elevate Textiles, we are committed to meeting the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and are working tirelessly with you and in support of your business and customers to provide key resources and critical products.

Burlington Medical Barrier Fabrics Increases Production Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Greensboro, NC (April 1, 2020) – For over 40 years, Burlington has been in the Medical business manufacturing fabrics for use in operating theaters such as surgeon’s gowns, isolation gowns, sterilization wrapper packs, drapes, scrubs and lab coats. Burlington® is a world leader providing superior protective products to the health care market. Our Maxima® products …

Elevate Textiles Expands Services in Vietnam with 28th State-of-the-Art Thread Manufacturing Operation

New facility provides A&E division additional support for apparel and non-apparel sewn product manufacturers in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos DONG NAI PROVINCE, VIETNAM (October 3, 2019) – In pursuit of its goal to be the preferred global supplier of industrial sewing thread, embroidery thread, and technical textiles, Elevate Textiles and its portfolio brand American & …

*Wildcat® ECO100

As part of A&E’s new 100% recycled, sustainable eco-innovation thread line, Wildcat® ECO100 allows you to Expect More from your industrial sewing thread. Ecologically-friendly Wildcat® ECO100 is manufactured with 100% recycled, textured polyester. As with A&E’s classic sewing thread, Wildcat Plus®, Wildcat® ECO100 provides excellent elasticity, softness, and strength to deliver all-around performance and longer-lasting, …

*Anefil Poly® ECO100

Ethically-manufactured and part of A&E’s new 100% recycled thread line, Anefil Poly® ECO100 is an advanced eco-innovation product designed to assist in meeting the challenge of manufacturing an environmentally responsible thread product, while displaying the excellent sewing performance and seam strength this quality thread product demands. Anefil Poly® ECO100 delivers a 100% recycled, polyester sewing …

*Perma Core® ECO100

Expect more from your industrial sewing thread. A&E is proud to introduce its new eco-innovation line of 100% recycled, sewing threads featuring Perma Core® ECO100. This ethically-manufactured, core spun, industrial sewing thread features a completely recycled, continuous filament core and fully-recycled, polyester staple wrap to provide a product. Ecologically-friendly and engineered for performance sewing, Perma …

A&E Releases 100% Recycled Thread Line, ECO100

  Challenges Brands to Expect More from Thread Partners Mount Holly, NC (September 24, 2019) – Thread maker American & Efird (A&E), a portfolio company of Elevate Textiles, announced today the release of ECO100, a new line of 100% recycled, industrial sewing threads. The launch of this product line is driven by the company’s commitment …

Elevate Textiles Announces Sustainability Commitments

Portfolio brands A&E, Burlington, Cone Denim, Gütermann and Safety Components drive meaningful change Charlotte, NC (September 24, 2019) – Elevate Textiles, a global provider of advanced, high quality products and mission critical textile solutions, announced today its commitment to achieve specific sustainability targets by the year 2025 across its portfolio brands including American & Efird, …