Fabric industry

Fabric industry folds after factory closures, trade show cancellations and PPE demands

High Point, NC – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to stall industry events, delay production schedules, and alter product demands, home furnishings manufacturers at all levels fought to work with their new normal. One of the biggest challenges to this? A general decline in orders for traditional upholstery fabrics across the industry. “Like everyone else, […]

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Rosman woman, owner of Brevard fabric store, creates kits to make masks

Billie Wilson closed the doors of her own brick-and-mortar Brevard store to the public, Three Oaks Fabric Company, before the companies were officially asked, and as she and her husband heed the order of stay at home in North Carolina, his days have passed. longer and busier. “I couldn’t sleep at night if I didn’t […]

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The sheriff closes a fabric store; ‘Not essential’ amid COVID-19

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY – It was ten past twelve and Annis De La Cruz was reading the notice taped to the locked sliding glass door of Jo-Ann Fabric and Crafts on 20th Street. “Following the recommendations of the government and health organizations, we are closed for the moment”, indicates the sign. “We apologize for any […]