JAFTEX Corp announces intent to purchase Free Spirit Fabrics

Posted by Lidia Corey on 2/26/2018 to News
Here is the latest news regarding the future of Free Spirit Fabrics.  This is great news for Free Spirit as a brand and its designers!

JAFTEX CORPORATION ANNOUNCES INTENT TO PURCHASE FREESPIRIT FABRICS
(Charlotte, NC) Today, the Jaftex Corporation, a fourth generation, family-owned textile company, announced its intent to acquire FreeSpirit Fabrics. The acquisition would 

Free Spirit Fabrics and Westminster Fibers being shut down by parent company Coats

Posted by Lidia Corey on 2/13/2018 to News

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The fabric and quilting industry was shocked today when it learned that Free Spirit Fabrics & Westminster Fibers will be shuttered by parent company Coats, Inc.  A letter was sent to designers today by new CEO Stephanie Leichtweis and detailed the stunning restructuring plan.  One part of the letter stated: