BENSALEM, Pa. — December 28, 2020 — Pennsylvania-based textile manufacturer AKAS Tex announces a significant increase in their knitting capacity.
Due to overwhelming demand of the fabrics which are used for Face Masks and Surgical Gowns, AKAS Tex has added 5 knitting machines in the year 2020.
Two machines are for the knitting of double knits like the ProCool® interlock, two machines for the knitting of the Zorb® Dimple spacer fabric and one machine for the TransWick® 1-Way Wicking fabric.
These 5 machines will add 200,300 lbs. per year to the existing knitting capacity and generate much needed employment.
Posted December 28, 2020
Source: AKAS Tex