About Universal Fibers

Company

Universal Fibers® strives to foster a culture of customer partnership and believes that combining expertise in collaborative relationships results in leading innovation across all industries. 

Our diverse product offering utilizes a wide range of chemistries including Nylon 6, Nylon 6,6, PET and PTT, in both single colors and multi-end specialties. Universal Fibers’ solution-dyed technology allows us to quickly and cost-effectively meet orders of all sizes and technical specifications with Universal Color®, considered the industry standard for best-in-class color.

History

Since its beginning in 1969, Universal Fibers® has built a worldwide reputation for fiber innovation in multiple chemistries. As the first to market solution-dyed nylon in a broad color pallet, Universal Fibers is a pioneer in the production of uniquely colorful and high-performance, solution-dyed synthetic filament-based fiber. We continue to lead our industry with innovations such as Refresh™ using recycled carpet fiber diverted from landfills and Rise™ featuring Dupont™ Sorona® renewably sourced polymer.

Universal Fibers is the preferred source for solution-dyed fiber used across diverse market segments including flooring, transportation, and specialty industries around the world.


Our Corporate Structure

Universal Fibers, Inc. is one of two business units within Universal Fiber Systems, LLC, with Premiere Fibers, Inc. the second business unit. Based in Bristol, Virginia USA with manufacturing facilities in Europe, Thailand and China, Universal Fibers, Inc. is a global leader in the production of high quality, solution-dyed synthetic filament-based fibers for the flooring, transportation and industrial fibers industries. Premiere Fibers, Inc. produces highly customized performance POY and FDY fibers for applications in industrial, military and apparel markets. Premiere Fibers is based in Ansonville, North Carolina USA with additional manufacturing in China, and distribution in Europe and Asia. 

BEST-IN-CLASS COLOR

Universal Color® defines the industry standard for best-in-class color and is designed to meet the precise color requirements of professionals from all industries and throughout all global regions with access to 284 colors and limitless possibilities.

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SUSTAINABLE PIONEERS

Universal Fibers remains steadfast in its commitment to provide the global marketplace with the most sustainable products and services in the fiber industry. 

                                    

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DIVERSE CHEMISTRIES

As the only fiber producer in the world providing an extensive selection of chemistries, Universal FibersSM is flexible in meeting the unique and individual needs of customers from diverse industries and global regions.

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