Fostering Tomorrow’s Leaders: A Day with the Next Generation Leadership Class

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Dear Friends and Supporters of WPT Nonwovens Corp., We were delighted to receive an invitation from the chamber to participate in the Next Generation Leadership class at OCHS (Ohio County High School). This program, aimed at cultivating the leadership potential of our local youth, aligns perfectly with our values here at WPT Nonwovens Corp. As… Read more »

WPT Nonwovens to Exhibit at Hygienix™ 2023 in New Orleans

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WPT Nonwovens is excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at Hygienix™, taking place November 13 – 16 at The Roosevelt New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. Hygienix is the premier networking and educational event for anyone involved in the absorbent hygiene and personal care markets. About Hygienix Hygienix is the event that… Read more »

WPT Nonwovens to Exhibit at FiltXPO™ 2023 in Chicago

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WPT Nonwovens is excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at FiltXPOTM International Filtration/Separation Exhibition & Technical Conference. This year’s event takes place October 10 – 12 at Navy Pier in Chicago, Illinois. FiltXPO is the premier networking and educational event for the filtration industry. About FiltEXPO FiltXPO is North America’s only exhibition and… Read more »

WPT Invests in the Production of PLA Berry Amendment-Compliant MMF Nonwovens

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In February of this year, our team proudly announced the installation of our new man-made fiber (MMF) nonwoven manufacturing line. This 18.5 million dollar investment further expands our capabilities as  a trusted supplier of Berry Amendment-compliant man-made fiber (MMF) nonwoven products.  Berry Amendment Restrictions for Clothing, Fabrics, Fibers, & Yarns The Berry Amendment prohibits the… Read more »

WPT Nonwovens Corporation Invests $18.5 million in New Manufacturing Line

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Beaver Dam, KY — WPT Nonwovens Corporation has announced that they have invested $18.5 million in a new man-made fiber (MMF) nonwoven manufacturing line that will add 35 new jobs to the existing WPT workforce of 110 employees. The new manufacturing line will be housed in a newly constructed 75,000 square feet building owned by… Read more »

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from WPT Nonwovens!

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It is, once again, the time of year to partake in traditions, enjoy family gatherings, and be thankful for the successes and blessings of another year. WPT Nonwovens family is excited to celebrate the holiday season and the wonder of Christmas. As we take time to reflect on this past year with gratitude, we realize… Read more »

WPT Nonwovens Wishes You a Very Merry Christmas

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It is the time of year when we enjoy seasonal celebrations, gatherings with family and friends, and reflect on gratitude for a year of blessings. At WPT, we appreciate our many wonderful customers and loyal business partners. We realize that without you we couldn’t have enjoyed the successes we’ve had, and we are truly thankful…. Read more »

Don’t Trust Your Supply Chain Stability to Overseas Nonwovens Suppliers

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For purchasing departments, there can be a strong temptation to look solely at price when comparing suppliers. Price is important, but if the materials are of poor quality or availability suddenly becomes a problem, you could actually lose money by going with a cheap supplier. Overseas Suppliers Increasing Becoming Less Reliable Last year, as the… Read more »

Demand for Cotton Personal Care Production Still Growing

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Single-use nonwoven personal care items have become an indispensable part of the health and hygiene market. At the same time, growing focus on environmental sustainability has driven consumer demand for products that promote less non-biodegradable waste. All natural cotton nonwovens have emerged to bridge the gap between these needs. All-Natural Cotton Personal Care Nonwovens According… Read more »

WPT Nonwovens Launches New Video and YouTube Channel

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Working with Advantage Kentucky Alliance, WPT Nonwovens has created a new promotional video to provide viewers with insight into our company and product line. Filmed on location at our Beaver Dam, Kentucky facility, our manufacturing showcase video features footage of our wide array of nonwoven production processes and equipment. The video is narrated by Travis… Read more »