Creative Ticking Expands Design Team by Three

Creative Ticking Expands Design Team by Three

Industry supplier Creative Ticking, a division of Beverly Knits, with headquarters in Gastonia, North Carolina, has expanded its research and development and design team by promoting one and hiring two others. Cindy Rice, who joined the Creative Ticking team in 2015 as a product designer, was promoted to lead product designer. Chelsea Lloyd was hired […]

Creative Ticking expands design team

Creative Ticking expands design team

NEWS RELEASE Creative Ticking invests in Product Development and Design with New Hires from North Carolina State University Textile Program GASTONIA, N.C. – Oct 17, 2016 –  Creative Ticking, a Beverly Knits company headquartered in Gastonia, N.C., continues to expand its research, development and design team with three North Carolina State University alumni, Cindy Rice, McCall […]

All Sewn Up: Zippered Mattress Covers in Designer Looks

All Sewn Up: Zippered Mattress Covers in Designer Looks

BY JULIE A. PALM More mattress makers select tailor-made covers to adorn today’s beds Once a sleepy segment of the mattress industry, the cut-and-sew business today is fiercely competitive, with long-time players expanding their capabilities to produce sewn mattress covers and fabric suppliers moving in to offer their customers the value-added service. Companies are reporting […]

Creative Ticking Offers Thermic QuickDry Technology on Fabrics

Mattress industry supplier Creative Ticking, a division of Beverly Knits, with headquarters in Gastonia, North Carolina, has partnered with Devan Chemicals of Ronse, Belgium, to offer the chemical company’s Thermic QuickDry technology as an option on all Creative Ticking fabrics. Creative Ticking’s mattress fabrics are  treated with Thermic QuickDry to absorb excess heat and slow […]

Creative Ticking Hires Scott Frisch to Lead Business Development

Creative Ticking Hires Scott Frisch to Lead Business Development

Mattress industry supplier Creative Ticking, a division of Beverly Knits, with headquarters in Gastonia, North Carolina, has appointed Scott Frisch as vice president of business development. Frisch will use “the capabilities of both Beverly Knits and Creative Ticking to drive innovative products that exceed customer expectations and grow business segments,” according to a news release. […]

Creative Ticking names new president

Creative Ticking names new president

Textile supplier Creative Ticking Inc., a division of Beverly Knits Inc., has promoted Dennis St. Louis to president. St. Louis is a 30-year textile veteran who joined the Gastonia, North Carolina-based company in 2014 as vice president of business development. As president, St. Louis oversees all functional areas of Creative Ticking, as well as its […]

Creative Ticking adds textile veteran

Mattress industry supplier Creative Ticking Inc., a Beverly Knits Inc. company, has named industry veteran Pat Lawrence as account manager for the Southwest. He has responsibility for all business development and sales activities in the region. Lawrence reports to Dennis St. Louis, vice president of business development for the Gastonia, North Carolina-based company. Lawrence has more […]

Mattress ticking’s 21st-century aesthetic

Mattress ticking’s 21st-century aesthetic

Category makes a contemporary, sophisticated statement through enhanced sense of style BY GARY JAMES Fashion is playing an increasingly important role in today’s ticking as bed producers seek new ways to differentiate products on retail floors and grab consumer attention. Knit panels—the mattress industry’s most popular look—are getting more and more sophisticated thanks to the […]

Textile veteran Dennis St. Louis joins Creative Ticking

Mattress fabric supplier Creative Ticking Inc., a division of Beverly Knits, with headquarters in Gastonia, North Carolina, has hired industry veteran Dennis St. Louis to the new position vice president of business development and national accounts. He is responsible for expanding the company’s market penetration, product lines and capabilities, and managing the national key-accounts business […]

Creative Ticking expands sales team

Creative Ticking, a division of Beverly Knits Inc., has added Brett Schneider and Tim Scorziell to its sales team. Schneider is a 30-year veteran in mattress fabric sales and marketing. Most recently, he was a sales representative for textile supplier Maxime Knitting Mills. During his career, he also has worked for the former Blumenthal Print […]