Gateway Finishers, fabric and textile finishers
Gateway Finishers was set up more than 10 years ago to fulfill the need for an independent commission finisher to the knitting, dyeing and textile manufacturing industries. Highly skilled with many years of fabric and textile specialist finishing knowledge, we are used to working confidentially with our clients to develop and deliver their projects. Located in the East Midlands, heart of the knitting industry, Gateway is ideally placed to service business that requires a rapid turnaround time and welcomes opportunities to tender for this type of work.
Specialist Textile Finishing Processes
We specialise in the following finishing processes that are suitable for a wide variety of textile applications and are used to add value to your finished textiles:
What applications exist for these processes
The following list identifies some of the common applications for these processes. It is not an exhaustive list. If you are considering processing your own textiles then please call Howard Green on 0115 975 7581 for help in understanding how these processes can be used.
- Fashion Apparel: Fleeces, velours and thermal underwear
- Technical Apparel: Sports base layers, flame retardant material, antipill fabric and fleeces
- Medical end uses: Podiatory products like corn plasters and post operation swabs
- Furnishing Fabrics: Stretch covers, faux suede wall coverings and crushed velour ‘conference’ table cloths
Sourcing Knitted Textiles from within the UK
In addition to providing the services outlined above we source knitted textiles from UK manufacturers on behalf of our clients.
Our considerable combined experience has provided us with wide ranging contacts in this sector and we are able to identify and provide a suitable match for your textile requirements.