Acquisition positions Milliken at the forefront of the flame-resistant fabric industry

Source: Milliken

May 10, 2014

Milliken & Company has acquired Westex, Inc., strengthening Milliken’s commitment to providing superior flame-resistant (FR) fabrics for protective clothing. Recognizing the need for improved workplace safety, industrial employers and regulatory agencies are elevating the importance for workers to remain protected on the job. Together, Milliken and Westex create an unprecedented ability to provide the most innovative fabrics for the millions of global industrial workers who need protection from arc flash, flash fire, and other thermal  hazards.