Mohawk Industries Inc., Calhoun, Ga., has released its fourth annual sustainability report; and has won a silver Best of NeoCon award for its DesignFLEX Visualizer software tool.
C.A. Litzler Co. Inc., Cleveland, is celebrating 60 years in business this year.
Lenzing AG, Austria, has been listed in the VÖNIX Sustainability Index for the eighth consecutive year.
The Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA), Cary, N.C., has given the 2013 World of Wipes Innovation Award® to Tapemark, West Saint Paul, Minn., for its Snapplicator™ touch-free unit-dose lotion or ointment applicator.
JEC Group, Paris, has published "The Challenging World of Composites," available in both print and digital formats.
Shaw Industries Group Inc., Dalton, Ga., has released its 2012 corporate sustainability report, titled "Looking Ahead."
Intertek Group Plc., United Kingdom, has opened a Chemical Testing Super Center located at 545 E. Algonquin Rd., Arlington Heights, Ill., 60005; +847-439-5667.
PurThread Technologies Inc., Durham, N.C., has won TechAmerica Foundation's 2013 American Technology Award in Advanced or Technology Manufacturing for its PurThread antimicrobial textile technology.
The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC), Research Triangle Park, N.C., has issued a call for papers for the 2014 AATCC International Conference, to be held April 1-3, 2014, in Asheville, N.C. The association also has launched the Student Intern JobSite at aatcc.org/ students/interns/index.htm.
France-based Kermel has launched a new website, located at kermel.com.
Summer Industries, Welcome, N.C., has launched a new website, located at summerindustries.net.
O'Donnell, Texas-based Textile Exchange has released its 2012 Market Report Survey.
Tokyo-based Teijin Ltd.'s ECOPET® paper made with 100-percent recycled polyester fiber derived from used polyethylene terephthalate bottles is being used in lampshades in Issey Miyake's IN-EI ISSEY MIYAKE lamp collection.
Israel-based Nilit Ltd. has released its BodyFashion and Activewear Trendbook for Spring/Summer 2015.
The Netherlands-based DSM Dyneema BV's Dyneema® ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber has won a Soldier Technology Award for ballistic performance in body armor.
Phenix City, Ala.-based Johnston Textiles Inc. has added the Lulu and Cheerio patterns to its contract upholstery collection.
Karl Mayer Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH, Germany, has received known consignor certification from the German Federal Office of Civil Aviation.
Attract Capital LLC, New York City, is looking to acquire mid-sized textile converting companies.