AAPN Member VF Corp. Receives National Award From The U.S. Association Of Former Members...

We'd like to offer our congratulations to AAPN member VF Corp, on the receipt of the  Corporate Statesmanship Award from the U.S. Association of...

DeSL joins AAPN

We are very pleased to announce that DeSL have joined our AAPN family. DeSL is a global company delivering integrated web based solutions for the...

Not Everyone Loses in a Trade War

A tit for tat on trade tariffs last week between the US and China may have been the start of a trade war between...

Who Will Amazon Buy Next?

Last week Amazon officially passed Alphabet (Google's parent company) to become the second most valuable brand in the US, just behind Apple Inc. Everyone knows,...

Manufacturing Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

I took the time over the weekend to key in highlights from the 7th and final chapter of the landmark book BEHEMOTH, A History of...

AAPN Weekly Roundup 3/23/18

Another busy week at AAPN is over and busy is almost an understatement! This week we were delighted to welcome REI to the AAPN family,...

Terrific AAPN Member Profiles – Lenzing Group, American & Efird and Cotswold Industries

Click here and you can spend a few minutes reading a great piece from the National Council of Textile Organizations annual Textures Magazine that...

Teamwork Reimagined: Lectra Connected Design and Lectra Connected Development

Fantastic examples of innovation from AAPN members Lectra Teamwork Reimagined: Lectra Connected Design and Lectra Connected Development Connect people, data and processes with Lectra’s latest solutions...

Watch: (Re) Made in the Carolinas, Textiles Now and Then

WTVIPBS Charlotte have produced an absolutely fascinating series of short videos on the history in the Carolinas of textiles In the episode on ‘Upstate SC’,...

Profile: Made in USA AAPN Member the American Woolen Company

Click here and you'll find a terrific article about AAPN member American Woolen Company (https://americanwoolen.com), a 100% Made in USA vertical mill established in...

Member News: REI joins AAPN

As a long time member of REI, and a regular customer, I am delighted to announce they have joined the AAPN. We met their...