The finishing operations entail production of finished textile fabric from greige goods
PolyBac Stitch Lock improves greige goods
stitch lock by up to 30 percent, potentially reducing carpet manufacturing interruptions and associated waste while providing an extremely stable and reliable tufting substrate," said John Dowdell, general manager of BP Carpet Backings.
Finishing process: Finishing operation entails production of finished textile fabric from greige goods
We are looking at other countries to supply our greige goods
," said Tony Williams, president and chief operating officer of Pillowtex.
Commodities are bought strictly on price, whereas high-end jacquards, for instance, are bought on the quality of greige goods
, quality of the weaving, speed of delivery, uniqueness of the product," said Brill.
The plants make greige goods
for a diversified portfolio of products, including home furnishings.
Printing on a nylon base that is tufted as greige goods
requires no complicated creel to convert and avoids costly inventories, since patterns can be printed as orders are taken.
Barry Shea, executive vice president and chief financial officer, said the goal was to reduce inventory gradually until the end of the year from greige goods
to finished products by another $25 million.