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Perma Core® using REPREVE®

Complete your sustainability story with a premium sewing thread that doesn’t sacrifice sewing performance with A&E‘s Perma Core® using REPREVE®. This premium, recycled-core, core spun industrial sewing thread is manufactured with a 100% recycled, continuous filament, REPREVE from Unifi Manufacturing, Inc. and A&E’s signature quality, polyester staple wrap allowing you the flexibility to infuse an ecologically-friendly, high performance …

Anefil™ Reflector

A&E’s Anefil™ Reflector is an industrial sewing thread designed and engineered for reflective visibility. Ideal for sewing a wide range of products, Anefil™ Reflector provides maximum luminescence and durability while maintaining aesthetic appearance. Ideal for creating a decorative, reflective seam in coverstitch and overedge stitch applications, Anefil™ Reflector can be used in a wide variety of apparel categories including, Activewear, Workwear, …

*NEW PRODUCT- Magic® using REPREVE®

A&E‘s Magic® using REPREVE® allows you to complete your sustainability story with a premium sewing thread designed to assist in meeting the challenge of manufacturing environmentally-responsible apparel. This REPREVE recycled, air-entangled, polyester sewing thread provides a fine tex size addition to compliment the available size range of Perma Core® using REPREVE®. Magic® using REPREVE® allows for the flexibility to infuse an ecologically-friendly, …

A&E Launches Innovative Reflective Industrial Sewing Thread

  MOUNT HOLLY, NC (February 07, 2017) – American & Efird (A&E), a global leader in industrial sewing thread manufacturing, today announced the official launch of a new product in reflective innovation, Anefil™ Reflector. Anefil™ Reflector is a reflective, specialty industrial sewing thread used in coverstitch and overedge applications for use primarily in activewear, workwear, …

A&E Footprint Grows to Include the Philippines Through New Licensing Agreement

MOUNT HOLLY, NC (November 10, 2016) – American & Efird (A&E) is pleased to announce the addition of a new licensee, Manila Bay Thread Corporation, strengthening its position in Southeast Asia. Manila Bay will represent A&E in the Philippines providing strategic support for A&E’s global customers and local production capabilities while expanding A&E’s global footprint. …