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Recruiter in the US Textile Industry Gets Back to Her Roots

October 14, 2016 Industry News, Recruiting, Textile Industry Leave a comment

My textile roots took shape when I was in third grade, when I toured the Dan River Mills Plant in Danville, Virginia — my hometown. I got to touch the raw cotton piled high in the bins lining the plant floor. The plant manager described the process of growing cotton and how it takes root […]

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Cotton is a High-Tech Product

January 21, 2014 Industry News Leave a comment

Cotton is a High-Tech Product by Denise Davis According to a new series on NPR’s Planet Money, “the U.S. has perfected cotton by treating it as a high-tech product.” From seeds designed in labs, to the giant robots farmers use to harvest their cotton, the technology gets better and better every year. See the NPR article […]

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