On the Cover:
Jeff Lorberbaum, chairman and CEO of Mohawk Industries Inc., recipient of the Textile World 2006 Innovation Award
Creating A Total Floor Covering Resource
Producing soft- and hard-surface products enables Mohawk to meet a broad variety of floor covering demands.
Sustainability Yields Quality
Mohawk's sustainability initiatives contribute to improved quality of life, the environment, and the company's products and processes.
Logistics Center Stage
The future of the Port of Charleston is focused squarely on performance quality, security and growth.
Fostering Cotton Quality
EFS® Conference stresses technology, sustainability.
Automatic Weft Detection
Weft distortion presents a challenge for textile finishers, but new automated detection technologies make the problem easier to handle.
Taking Advantage Of Technology
TW Special Report
NCSU Hosts Italian Technical Textiles Conference
Nonwovens, technical textiles continue to be hot topics for industry, machinery suppliers, educators and researchers.
Redefining Floor Covering
Mohawk Industries' ability to deal with change has allowed it to become a fully vertical floor covering supplier.
Executive Forum: Jeff Lorberbaum, Mohawk President And CEO
An interview with Mohawk Chairman and CEO Jeff Lorberbaum offers insight into the leader of North America's largest flooring company and his vision for the future.
A Step Forward For Retailing
Mohawk retail programs offer more services, support for dealers and a strategy for increased growth.
From The Editor
Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Protection On Demand
The Dow Corning® Active Protection System transforms fabrics from flexible, comfortable and soft to rigid and protective when subjected to impact as in a collision.
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Knitting / Apparel
Fibers and yarns offer new twists.