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Champion to sell Vipac products in home textiles market
Jan '16
Treads, trims and components supplier Champion Thread Company (CTC) will market Vipac, Inc line of vinyl zipper bags and packaging to bedding, home fashions, apparel and other soft goods manufacturers.

“The alliance promises to enhance the market reach of Vipac, one of the world's largest providers of vinyl packaging, while extending the range of value-added solutions that CTC offers,” a Vipac press release stated.

Vipac president Morris Abraham said, “With their strong reputation and expertise in the bedding and home fashion markets, we are excited to be working with the Champion Thread team.”

“We look forward to seizing the opportunities this alliance brings for both of our companies and the industries we serve,” Abraham added.

Matt Poovey, vice president of sales at CTC said, “We are proud to be able to offer the popular Vipac line to our diverse customer base.”

“Their packaging products fit nicely with our strategy of matching a broader range of products with our recognised service and support capabilities to help our customers streamline and accelerate their processes,” he too added.

“We have already begun marketing the Vipac line and are seeing immediate strong demand in both basic and fashion bedding,” added CTC director of sales and marketing, Jim Lee.

“We look forward to sharing these quality products with all our clients across the textile, home fashion, apparel, and other soft goods markets we serve,” Lee stated.

Founded in 1947, Vipac has grown into one of the largest suppliers of vinyl bag packaging and products in the world.

It specialises in custom and in-stock vinyl bags and packaging for a variety of industries including home fashions and textiles, toys, cosmetics, health and beauty, apparel, sporting goods and other retail softlines.

Vipac also produces and markets consumer products packaging for the home and custom retail packaging through its Closet Complete and Prime Line Packaging divisions.

Founded in 1979, Champion Thread Company (CTC) is a manufacturer of premium industrial sewing threads, yarns, brand identification products, elastic and narrow fabrics, labels, decorative ribbons, etc.

Headquartered in Gastonia, NC, the company distributes its products directly to manufacturers of apparel, bedding, carpet, home fashion, industrial and other sewn products worldwide. (AR)

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