About Us

Founded in 1913, Rhode Island Textile Company is  now the largest and most diverse narrow fabric manufacturer in the United States. We are committed to continuous improvements in quality, cost control and customer response in the global marketplace.  We strive to be on the leading edge of product development and innovation in new technologies. 

State of the Art Equipment
Our on going investment in state-of-the-art equipment and improved technologies has enabled us to provide cost competitive, quality products made right here in the USA. We maintain our own research and development facilities as well as a fully operating textile laboratory. Meticulous inspection standards and strict in-process controls at every manufacturing phase ensure product quality. 
Research & Development
Our highly specialized R&D Team constantly incorporates new materials and technologies. We specialize in a variety of high-tech fibers including Spectra, Nomex & Kevlar and are committed to improving the environment through the use of a variety of eco-friendly, organic & sustainable materials.
Design Capabilities
Rhode Island Textile & South Carolina Elastic offer you complete in-house design capabilities. With a full graphic art department as well as a technical Textile Design Team to work with you, we take pride in our relationships with our customers.