WASHINGTON — Fighting the forces of free trade and reflecting the shrinking industry they represent, the Northern Textile Association and Knitted Textile Association are merging.
The organizations said Friday they have formed the National Textile Association, with 175 companies, created to share resources in building business, but also to heighten members’ presence and influence in Washington, according to Karl Spilhaus, head of the Northern Textile Association, who will now take the helm of the new group.
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