Transforming the soft-goods material industry from petroleum addiction and linear life-cycles to plant-based, inherent circularity
- Partnered with Porsche supplier, Motherson, to develop a trim for the Porsche Taycan made with NFW's vegan, leather substitute - Mirum.
- Announced 110,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility and plan to add 100 jobs for production of their Mirum plant-based leather in 2021.
- Secured minority investment from Ralph Lauren Corporation to scale their Clarus recycled fiber technology into performance apparel.
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July 7, 2021
The latest group of Technology Pioneers blends innovation with entrepreneurial spirit.
July 15, 2021
Natural Fiber Welding (NFW), a Peoria, IL-based developer of technologies based on the sustainable use of plants and natural fibers to obtain durable goods and textiles, raised $15M in funding
February 25, 2021
The brand has invested $2 million in material innovation firm Natural Fiber Welding.
February 11, 2021
Introducing The Circulars Accelerator's very first cohort of innovators.
February 9, 2021
PEORIA, Ill. (PRWEB) February 03, 2021 Natural Fiber Welding, Inc. (NFW) today announced 110,000 square feet of new manufacturing space for production of their Mirum® plant-based leather.
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