McMichael Mills are reported to be expanding their covering operation by taking over an additional area of 123,000 sq ft in Burlington, NC.


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AKC Note: McMichael Mills currently have manufacturing in Mayodan and Burlington producing covered spandex and latex rubber using nylon, polyester, cotton and other fibers as the wrap yarn. McMichael is the largest specialist covered yarn producer in North America and supplies into the hosiery market for socks, narrow fabrics, medical fabrics and into apparel. There has been a recent resurgence of sock manufacturing in the U.S. with a number of investments in increased sock knitting capacity, some of it driven by the Wal Mart “Buy American” initiative.  


Alasdair Carmichael

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