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    Clare We are the proud owners of Cutting Edge Texstyles, producers of many different types of bias and straight cut fabrics. Please call Regina at 781-271-0000, she can help you with your double fold needs Thanks Bryan Boulis President, OSI 508-801-3685 ------------------------------ Bryan ... More

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    Claire We are the proud owners of Cutting Edge TexStyles and would be happy to help with your request for Polyester double fold bias binding. Please call Regina at 781-271-0000 thanks Bryan Boulis More

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    Hi Clare, Check with CT Nassau in Alamance, NC. Thanks. Joe Joe Kennard North American Market Manager – Eagle Flame Retardants Stahl USA, 340 Beamer Road, Calhoun, GA 30701 Phone: (302) 542-3414 More

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    I am searching for a supplier for a light weight bias polyester binding. Perhaps the same binding used to bind carpets. I purchased the Colibree 1/2 inch double fold bias binding on Amazon and it worked great for this new product we are developing I need to be able to order it in larger quantities. ... More

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    I am looking for 25 - 27 yards of a discontinued sunbrella fabric. I can take 5 yard pieces if anyone has any available to sell. 46" Manteo Cardinal 4991-0000 ------------------------------ Michele Quadri Butterfield Owner Al's Awning Shop Inc. Erie PA (814)456-6262 ----------------------------- ... Reply

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    In review of sales and estimating, I would be interested in hearing from the awning companies in this group that work with contractors on projects regarding how you are handling the sales and estimating process when it pertains to plan review. Do you have your sales force handling plan reviews and ... Reply

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    Don't forget that tomorrow (Tuesday, May 10) we will be hosting an Ask Me Anything with attorney @Nate Bolin . The event will take place from 2 to 3pm Eastern, right here in CONNECT's Open Forum. This is a great opportunity to ask him your questions about trade and tariffs. Nate Bolin is a partner ... Reply

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    Hi I thought this was a great IFAI article , attached, and important concept we presented at the life jacket conference recently in clearwater florida and discussed this topic as well and the need for a regulatory and technical approval pathway to accommodate, disruptive new developments. Are you ... Reply

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  • Ask Me Anything Event - May 10

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    We are excited to announce that our next Ask Me Anything event will be with attorney @Nate Bolin.

    When: May 10, from 2 – 3 pm Eastern
    Where: CONNECT's Open Forum

    This is a great opportunity to ask him your questions about trade and tariffs. Nate Bolin is a partner with DLA Piper LLP (U.S.). His areas of expertise include trade remedies, export controls, economic sanctions, CFIUS and related areas of national security and international trade laws.
  • The Magic of Fabric Solar Cells


    What do a Smithsonian exhibit tent, a synthetic leather clutch and renewable energy all have in common? On this episode of Talking Textiles, learn this and more from Colin Touhey, founder and CEO of Pvilion, a company whose mission is to integrate solar cells with fabrics and build fabric products that generate electricity. 

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