Textiles

Perfect Fit Taps Beliveau for Operations Post

Perfect Fit Taps Beliveau for Operations Post

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–In yet another move since its acquisition by The Anderson Group, Perfect Fit Industries has named John Beliveau senior vice president of operations, a new position for the company. Beliveau oversees all manufacturing, production, purchasing, customer service and distribution. He reports directly to Dan Hammer, who was named the company’s chief executive officer lastMore »

Greenland Relocates 230 Fifth Showroom

Greenland Relocates 230 Fifth Showroom

CHINO, Calif.–Greenland Home Fashions is moving its showroom into a new space at 230 Fifth Ave. The manufacturer of quilted bedding is relocating to room 1316 at the New York showroom building, from its previous space in room 816. Spencer Rogers, Greenland’s vice president, said the new showroom provides the company with more floor spaceMore »

HFPA Calls for Participation in Home for the Cure Team

HFPA Calls for Participation in Home for the Cure Team

NEW YORK—The Home Fashion Products Association has extended an invitation to participate in its Home for the Cure team for the Komen NYC Race for the Cure on Sept. 12. The race will benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Participation is open to anyone, and a Web site, komennyc.org/site/TR/Race/race2010-wide?pg=team&fr_id=1210&team_id=40080, has been established onMore »

Perfect Fit Relocates Showroom to 230 Fifth

Perfect Fit Relocates Showroom to 230 Fifth

NEW YORK—Culminating one of the most eventful weeks in its 78-year history, Perfect Fit Industries is moving to a new showroom at 230 Fifth Ave. here. The move comes one week after the company announced its purchase by The Anderson Group, and two days after it was revealed that the company had named Dan Hammer,More »

Hammer Named CEO of Perfect Fit

Hammer Named CEO of Perfect Fit

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Textiles industry veteran Dan Hammer has been named chief executive officer of Perfect Fit Industries, the basic-bedding manufacturer. Hammer has served in a number of executive positions with textiles firms. He was president of Dan River Global Consumer Products, which was liquidated two years ago. Prior to that, he was president of The BibbMore »

Intertextile Shanghai to Expand Show Area

Intertextile Shanghai to Expand Show Area

SHANGHAI—The Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles 2010 trade fair has been enlarged from nine to 10 halls in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre here. Scheduled for Aug. 24-26, the show is a key sourcing venue for home textiles. Retailers that have confirmed that they will attend the trade fair include Target and IKEA, according toMore »

Crown Crafts Grows Net in Fourth Quarter

Crown Crafts Grows Net in Fourth Quarter

GONZALES, La.–Fourth-quarter net income for Crown Crafts totaled $2.3 million, reversing a net loss from last year’s fourth quarter of $10.6 million. The loss posted in the fourth quarter of last year included a $12.6 million charge related to impairment of goodwill. Absent this charge, Crown Crafts’ net income was $2 million in that period.More »