Custom products for continual brand recognition.

Strength, protection, performance and durability are key requirements for military uses.

Creative custom tapes, handles, ribbons and trims provide your competitive advantage.

Resilient elastics and rigid bindings for rugged outdoor and recreational uses.

Compression, placement and security for devices, with stability and  protection for healing.

AEC has earned its global reputation as a versatile and complete source for high-quality narrow fabrics matched with superb service. With outstanding manufacturing facilities and research and development operations in the United States and Central America, AEC's infinite possibilities address knitted, woven, elastic and rigid narrow fabrics for the apparel, automotive, bedding, fall protection, first responders, industrial, medical, military and recreational industries. Customers value AEC’s extensive offering of fibers and finishes that can be used to create customized products to address specific performance needs.

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In the News

Gifford DelGrande Elected to IFAI Board

At the October 7, 2015 annual meeting of the Industrial Fabrics Association International board, Gifford Del Grande, AEC Narrow Fabrics' Director -  Specialty Fabrics was elected to a three-year term as a Director on IFAI's board. This is Del Grande's first term on the board. IFAI is… Read more

Laura Allred joins AEC Narrow Fabrics

AEC Narrow Fabrics has hired Laura Allred as the company's bedding product manager. In her new role she is developing, merchandising and selling AEC Narrow Fabrics' closing tapes, decorative ribbons, handles and other narrow fabric applications for mattresses and bedding products. Allred … Read more

AEC Narrow Fabrics Completes Purchase of Narricot Industries

September 24, 2014, Asheboro, NC – AEC Narrow Fabrics (AEC) today announced that it has completed the purchase of Narricot Industries, a unit of International Textile Group, Inc.

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