Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Merrow Announces the Appointment of A&E as a Preferred Sewing Thread for ActiveSeam™

August 21, 2013. In its continued mission to build value into stitching, Merrow announces the appointment of A&E as a preferred sewing thread for the ActiveSeam™ branded stitch.  Headquartered in Mount Holly, NC, A&E has distribution points in over 41 countries and is a supplier of industrial sewing thread to the world's leading apparel brands and manufacturers.

Read more about the A&E announcement here

ActiveSeam  ( is defined  as much by its marketability as its distinct comfort, appearance, and dynamic performance, and the appointment of A&E as a preferred sewing thread is yet another way that Merrow is pioneering a new way to develop, produce, and market value in sewn products. To learn more about the branded stitch revolution, visit

A&E's Anesoft®, Perma Core® and Anefil Polyester®  threads have been proven by the Merrow Stitch Lab™ to maximize ActiveSeam's performance in many apparel products, and each brand is bolstered by A&E's promise to to deliver exact color, superior quality and innovative products.

In addition to their longstanding commitment to Environmental Health & Safety, Sustainability, and Social Responsibility, A&E's technical expertise and global capabilities ensure that as new ActiveSeam applications emerge, there will be an A&E thread to compliment its application.

Anonymous Merrow

Merrow has manufactured sewing machines since 1838 and remains one of the most interesting companies in the textile space