What’s the Blanket Buzz? One in Five U.S. Adults Say They Would Try a Weighted Blanket And, those that identify as “snugglers” report higher quality sleep Duquesne, PA, July 9, 2019 – Weighted blankets, once limited to helping comfort those with conditions such as anxiety, autism and ADHD, are now becoming a coveted tool for…
The artifacts in the lobby of American Textile Co.’s facility in Duquesne show that in this family-owned business, innovation is as important as tradition. A portrait of Charles Ruttenberg, who founded the company in 1925, hangs alongside a blueprint for a cloth ironing board cover, which American Textile patented and produced 10 years later.
Fueled by New Brands, American Textile Company Opens Sixth Domestic Distribution Center, Adds E-Commerce Leadership
Bedding Manufacturer Expands Operations in Pittsburgh to Support Sealy and AllerEase Sleep Brands
American Textile Company Signs Lease for 98,000 Square Feet in RIDC’s Industrial Center of McKeesport
PITTSBURGH, PA – September 20, 2018 – American Textile Company has signed a lease for 98,000 square feet for their warehousing and distribution operations
Health & Wellness Coach Stephanie Popso Offers Advice to Help Adopt Better Sleep Habits
In its 92 years in business, American Textile Co. hasn’t made a single acquisition. But that’s not to say the bedding manufacturer hasn’t grown.
Textile maker doubles distribution capacity with addition of new Tifton bedding facility on March 7
American Textile Company Appoints IT Leadership Amidst E-Commerce Growth of Top Brands like AllerEase
DUQUESNE, PA – December 19, 2017 – American Textile Company welcomed two scholars from The Pittsburgh Promise to it’s Pittsburgh headquarters in December.
Pittsburgh, PA. – September 13, 2017 – American Textile Company has announced an exclusive licensing relationship with Tempur Sealy International, Inc. for all Sealy-branded pillows, mattress pads, and comforters filled with polyester fiber or natural feathers and down. They will develop, manufacture, and sell the expanded portfolio beginning April 1, 2018.
New Hires At American Textile Co. Signal Innovation For Sleep Industry DUQUESNE, Pa. – May 16, 2017 – Bedding manufacturer American Textile Co. today announced a series of new hires and promotions to support its growing operations and expanding brand portfolio.
DUQUESNE, Pa., April 19, 2017 — Each April, Americans observe Sleep Awareness Week, but data shows Americans still struggle to get quality sleep.
DUQUESNE, Pa. — March 27, 2017 — American Textile Co. and Tempur Sealy International Inc. have reached a licensing deal that will allow American Textile to develop and distribute Tempur-Pedic branded sleep products featuring Tempur-Pedic’s signature adaptive features. The product line will include sheets, mattress pads and protectors, blankets, and comforters manufactured by American Textile.
American Textile Company Commits to Complete Distraction Therapy Rooms at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
A good distraction has proven benefits in calming children who are preparing to go into surgery, and today, Pittsburgh-based American Textile Company announced a donation of $300,000 to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation to help complete the distraction therapy rooms at the Same-Day Surgery Center at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
American Textile Company Expands North American Distribution Capabilities with New Facility in Tifton, Georgia
February 23, 2017 – Bedding Maker Breaks Ground, Expands E-commerce Capacity. Bedding manufacturer American Textile Company today announced the expansion of its U.S. operations with a new, state-of-the-art warehousing and distribution facility under construction in Tifton, Ga.
Dallas, Texas – American Textile Company this week boosted production with the opening of a new facility in Dallas, Texas.
American Textile Co. adds to its facilities. New plants in Dallas and Salt Lake City boost speed to market.
Duquesne, Pa. – Spurred by double-digit annual compound growth, American Textile Company has significantly expanded its U.S. manufacturing base. The sleep solutions provider’s new Dallas facility provides nearly twice the amount of space and capacity as the former Dallas location. American Textile’s new Salt Lake City facility increases space and capacity by approximately 70%.
Jane Fischer Promoted to Senior Vice President of Product Development, Patrick Seiffert to Senior Vice President of Marketing Pittsburgh-based American Textile Company, a leading provider of innovative sleep solutions since 1925, announced today the appointments of Jane Fischer to Senior Vice President of Product Development and Patrick Seiffert to Senior Vice President of Marketing. In these…
DUQUESNE, Pa., Sept. 4, 2014 — American Textile Company, a leading provider of innovative sleep solutions since 1925, has doubled the size and expected employment of its Manufacturing and Distribution Center in Tifton, Ga. The Tifton facility today employs 200, and American Textile expects to hire 100 more in the next three years. Today, hundreds…
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 23, 2011 – American Textile Company (ATC) announces that Chief Operating Officer Lance Ruttenberg has been named President of the Company. The announcement is part of a strategic leadership transition plan the Company has had in place for several years. Jack Ouellette will continue to serve as the Chief Executive Officer and focus his attention on strategic planning…
American Textile Company, founded in 1925 and headquartered in Duquesne, Pa, was named the Pittsburgh Business Times’ Manufacturer of the Year in the mega business category. The program annually recognizes area manufacturers in the Pittsburgh region for achieving growth through sales revenue, innovation, and process improvements. The sustainable manufacturing award recognizes manufacturers for commitment to…
PITTSBURGH, Dec. 3, 2010 – American Textile Company (ATC) continues its growth in manufacturing bed pillows and utility bedding by announcing the opening of a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Tifton, Ga.
PITTSBURGH, PA – September 28, 2010 – American Textile Company, headquartered in Duquesne, Pa, is proud to be celebrating 85 years in business. Since the company’s founding in 1925, American Textile Company has established itself as a leader in the basic bedding category.
Celebrity Allergy Sufferer Finola Hughes Offers Tips to Reduce Allergens PITTSBURGH — September 2, 2008 — As autumn approaches and days cool down, folks begin preparing for the inevitable shift to more home-based activities. For the 62 million Americans who suffer from indoor allergies and asthma, the warmth of home may be anything but comforting.…
Sustainability Initiatives Reduce Waste, Landfill Use PITTSBURGH – June 9, 2008 – American Textile Company (ATC), a leading manufacturer of quality mattress and pillow protectors, bed pillows and mattress pads, recently launched two initiatives that will reduce its impact on the environment and help the company to pursue environmental excellence and greener practices.
Pittsburgh, PA – February 9, 2007 – American Textile Company (ATC) celebrates today the completed expansion of its headquarters — a $9.2 million project, which added more than 83,000 square feet to its now 107,000-square foot distribution facility located in Duquesne.
Bedding Manufacturer Increases Workforce, Adds Job Opportunities PITTSBURGH, PA – January 16, 2008 – American Textile Company (ATC) has continued its growth in the bed pillow business by recently expanding the company’s Salt Lake City, Utah production, and shipping facility. This has added new jobs to the Salt Lake region.
Leading Bedding Manufacturer Supports Susan G. Komen for the Cure Through Pink Pillow Sales PITTSBURGH, PA – January 15, 2008 – American Textile Company (ATC) is donating $64,000 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, with a special check presentation to be held during ATC’s Dallas facility grand opening on January 17 at 4:30 p.m.,…
Pittsburgh, PA – November 26, 2007 –American Textile Company (ATC) is donating $120,000 to breast cancer research and awareness programs. The money was raised through ATC’s annual Pink Pillow Initiative. “Breast cancer touches so many women and families in Pittsburgh and across the nation,” said Jack Ouellette, president and CEO of ATC. “We are proud…
Pittsburgh, PA – October 3, 2007 – American Textile Company (ATC), a leading supplier of utility bedding products to United States and Canadian retailers, announced today that it will open a new production and shipping facility in Dallas, TX.