Getting to Know Long-distance Hiker, Emily “Sunnyside” Fidrych

One of the most rewarding aspects of our work at Dimension-Polyant is listening to all the great stories from adventurers around the world who’ve relied on backpacks made with our X-Pac® fabrics to help them on their journeys. Our most resent tale comes from Emily “Sunnyside” Fidrych, an associate digital strategist at Maine-based Blaze Partners who also happens to be …

Getting to Know Jonathan Mersereau, X-Pac® Sales Manager, Dimension-Polyant

Jonathan is the newest edition to our X-Pac® Team at Dimension-Polyant, and a great one at that! Jon joined us in February of this year and has hit the ground running getting to know our products, industry and customers – spending much of his time, since he’s been with us, traveling around the country to meet them.   Jon joined us …

Dimension-Polyant Introduces Sustainable X-Pac® Fabrics with New cleenTEC® Seal at 2022 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

As part of its commitment to carbon neutrality, Dimension-Polyant, a global leader in high-performance fabric innovation and manufacturer of durable X-Pac® waterproof laminates developed for packs and bags, has created a cleenTEC® seal to help identify and guarantee that X-Pac® fabrics have been made with recycled, bio-based, and/or responsibly sourced materials – and by responsible manufacturing processes and production facilities …

Getting to Know Nicole Künne, Dipl.-Ing., Head of Technical Fabrics, Dimension-Polyant

We are happy to introduce you to Nicole Künne, Dimension-Polyant’s Head of Technical Fabrics based in its Kempen headquarters. Nicole, with her extensive experience in fashion tailoring and textile technology, joined Dimension-Polyant 6 years ago to help the company introduce its innovative X-Pac® laminates to European outdoor and fashion brands. Nicole loves interacting with people and says if you put …

Getting to Know Thru-Hiker and X-Pac® Fan, Whitney “Allgood” LaRuffa

Whitney “Allgood” LaRuffa grew up in rural NH where he forged his love of the outdoors and activities such as fishing, skiing, and his true love, backpacking. His time spent in Boy Scouts helped him hone his outdoor skills as he worked his way to becoming an Eagle Scout and fueled his passion for long distance hiking. Allgood has clocked …

Jonathan Mersereau Appointed Sales Manager, X-Pac® Fabrics

Dimension-Polyant, the world’s largest sailcloth producer and manufacturer of X-Pac® lightweight, durable and 100 percent waterproof laminates developed for packs and bags, has hired Jonathan Mersereau as its new X-Pac® Sales Manager. Jon brings his diverse sales and marketing roles in team sports, consumer beverage, and the home building product industries to the world of performance textiles developed for outdoor, …

Getting to Know Dimension-Polyant and X-Pac®’s Climate Neutrality Program

Happy New Year! We hope you are looking forward to a healthy, productive and successful 2022! We certainly are! As you many have heard, we achieved a major milestone in early 2021. Our Kempen, Germany and Putnam, CT production facilities became 100% climate-neutral. Our carbon emissions have been significantly reduced through the use of green electricity, green gas and other …

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Dimension-Polyant Presents its Durable X-Pac® Fabric Collection at SHOT Week Supplier Showcase

Dimension-Polyant, the world’s largest sailcloth producer and manufacturer of X-Pac® lightweight, durable and 100 percent waterproof laminates developed for packs and bags, will introduce its range of X-Pac® fabrics targeting the shooting sports, hunting and tactical markets at the Supplier Showcase taking place on January 17-18, 2022 during SHOT Show week in Las Vegas. At its show booth #51441, Dimension-Polyant will highlight specific, including …

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Getting to Know Taylor North, Head of Technical Fabrics at Dimension-Polyant USA

Welcome to our Getting to Know the X-Pac® Team – a blog series where we interview and highlight the talented folks that develop and commercialize this extraordinary line of X-Pac® performance laminates by Dimension-Polyant, which can be found in leading backpack brands internationally. First up is Taylor North, Head of Technical Fabrics, Dimension-Polyant USA. Taylor has created a dream role …

Dimension-Polyant Introduces Sustainable X-Pac® Fabric Collection

New RX laminates are made with domestically-sourced recycled materials and manufactured in Dimension-Polyant’s 100% climate neutral US facility Dimension-Polyant, the world’s largest sailcloth producer and manufacturer of X-Pac® lightweight, durable and 100% waterproof laminates developed for packs and bags has launched its new RX line of sustainable fabrics, which are certified cradle-to-gate climate neutral and carry the company’s cleenTEC® seal. …