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ASTG announces expansion of its operations
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May '16
Aurora Specialty Textiles Group, a leader in dyeing and finishing of woven and non-woven fabrics, recently invested in a new manufacturing textile plant in the US adding to add new capabilities like ultra-wide width coating and finishing and to enter new markets.

The company also made addition to its senior management and sales staff as a result of its expansion. John Schuster, a former business unit director for GMT, has been named director of plant operations and Eric Lahoy has been appointed, sales representative, print media, western region.

Schuster will be responsible for manufacturing, shipping and receiving, purchasing, inventory control, maintenance and plant engineering. Lahoy will be responsible for expanding Aurora's position in the wide and grand format markets in California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Oregon and Washington.

Based in Illinois, USA, ASTG has a 132-year tradition of innovation and the company's products include digitally printable textiles through Aurora's northern lights printable Textiles line, specialty home products, industrial products and tape products for a wide variety of industries. (HO)

Aurora Specialty Textiles Group


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