Milliken & Company Acquires Springfield, LLC
General 23 Dec 2015
Now offering an even more complete line of Westex-branded FR solutions!
In September, Milliken & Company announced the acquisition of Springfield LLC, a manufacturer of technical, performance and flame resistant (FR) fabrics for the safety apparel, fire service, military and occupational markets. This acquisition is the latest initiative in Milliken’s expanding presence in the global industrial workwear and military fabrics markets. Springfield’s portfolio of FR fabrics provides Milliken with enhanced technical resources and delivers additional advanced-engineered FR solutions.
Springfield LLC engineers world-class protective and industrial fabrics supported with advanced technical service and expertise. The family-owned U.S. manufacturer is known for high-caliber customer relationships and for providing textile products for the global industrial workwear and military fabrics markets.
“Springfield’s expertise is an excellent complement to our existing products and capabilities,” said Jeff Price, president of the specialty fabrics division at Milliken & Company. “It further enables Milliken to deliver valuable, comprehensive textile solutions designed to improve comfort, protection and safety.”
As Milliken continues to build for the future, the company remains committed to delivering innovations that “do good” – adding value to daily lives, improving health and safety and helping to make the world more sustainable.