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Mohawk Fabric wants to build a second factory

Nov 20, 2018 - Albany Business Review

Mohawk Fabric Co. will start searching for property next year as the president of the Amsterdam, New York, company prepares to build a second factory.

President and owner Dominic Wade will invest up to $5 million to construct a plant with automated yarn extrusion and knitting equipment to attract more skilled textile engineers and take more control over his supply chain.

"We are living in the age of robots," Wade said. "I want robots to keep us relevant and reduce the threat of losin...