American Textile Company, founded in 1925 and headquartered in Duquesne, Pa, was named the Pittsburgh Business Times’ Manufacturer of the Year in the mega business category. The program annually recognizes area manufacturers in the Pittsburgh region for achieving growth through sales revenue, innovation, and process improvements. The sustainable manufacturing award recognizes manufacturers for commitment to sustainable products, process or manufacturing methods, including energy/material savings, pollution reduction, and facility design.

PITTSBURGH, PA – September 28, 2010 – American Textile Company, headquartered in Duquesne, Pa, is proud to be celebrating 85 years in business. Since the company’s founding in 1925, American Textile Company has established itself as a leader in the basic bedding category.

Celebrity Allergy Sufferer Finola Hughes Offers Tips to Reduce Allergens

PITTSBURGH — September 2, 2008 — As autumn approaches and days cool down, folks begin preparing for the inevitable shift to more home-based activities.

For the 62 million Americans who suffer from indoor allergies and asthma, the warmth of home may be anything but comforting. Summer air can draw scores of dust and allergens into heating ducts, curtains, bedding and carpets — all of which unleash their fury with the first blast of heat from your furnace.

Sustainability Initiatives Reduce Waste, Landfill Use

PITTSBURGH – June 9, 2008 – American Textile Company (ATC), a leading manufacturer of quality mattress and pillow protectors, bed pillows and mattress pads, recently launched two initiatives that will reduce its impact on the environment and help the company to pursue environmental excellence and greener practices.

Bedding Manufacturer Increases Workforce, Adds Job Opportunities

PITTSBURGH, PA – January 16, 2008 – American Textile Company (ATC) has continued its growth in the bed pillow business by recently expanding the company’s Salt Lake City, Utah production, and shipping facility. This has added new jobs to the Salt Lake region.

Leading Bedding Manufacturer Supports Susan G. Komen for the Cure Through Pink Pillow Sales

PITTSBURGH, PA – January 15, 2008 – American Textile Company (ATC) is donating $64,000 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, with a special check presentation to be held during ATC’s Dallas facility grand opening on January 17 at 4:30 p.m., 3601 Pinnacle Point Drive, Suite 300. (Media are welcome and encouraged to attend)

Pittsburgh, PA – November 26, 2007 –American Textile Company (ATC) is donating $120,000 to breast cancer research and awareness programs.

The money was raised through ATC’s annual Pink Pillow Initiative. “Breast cancer touches so many women and families in Pittsburgh and across the nation,” said Jack Ouellette, president and CEO of ATC. “We are proud to support efforts to find a cure and generate more awareness, especially among women who are at risk.”

Pittsburgh, PA – October 3, 2007 – American Textile Company (ATC), a leading supplier of utility bedding products to United States and Canadian retailers, announced today that it will open a new production and shipping facility in Dallas, TX.