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Testing Services

Colorfastness, fiber analysis, microscopy, antimicrobial, compression, durability, flammability, moisture management, lightfastness and many more...

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Abrasion testing

Product Development

3D Modeling, Reverse Engineering, Product Development, Fabric Product Development

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Product Development

Engineering Services:

3D printing, Rapid Prototyping, 3D Visualization, and more

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Engineering - Rapid Prototyping of tent end part


Hosiery 101/102 Classes, Legwear Development Classes, Stoll and more...

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Hosiery 101/102 class

Structural & Furniture Testing

ANSI/BIFMA testing methods for: office chairs, vertical files, desks & tables or contact us for customize testing!

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structural and furniture testing

Product Testing

We offer a multitude of testing methods for all types of products including textiles, plastics and more!

Product Development

We can provide resources, solve manufacturing issues, and help you achieve your desired product!


We offer training on hosiery and manufacturing basics, as well as training with the lastest software and equipment offered in the industry

Production Sourcing

Production Sourcing

You have an idea for a sock or hosiery product or source for production

Cut and Sew

Cut and Sew

You have a need for cut and sew product (apparel, accessories, home decor, etc.)

No-Textile Related

Non-Textile Related

Your idea is non-textile related (rubber, plastic, wood, metal, etc.)


All of your hosiery and textile needs in one convenient location! We will work with you every step of the way to make sure your product is everything you imagined it would be.

Meet Manufacturing Solutions Center Staff

Dan St. Louis

Executive Director

Tony Whitener

Special Projects Director

Linda York

Administrative Assistant

Jodi Geis

Testing Lab Manager

Shane Lynch

Fiber Analysis Lab Manager

Maria Curry

Antimicrobial Testing

Seth Setzer

Furniture/Structural Testing


Carolina Textile District

Testing guidelines for legwear, hosiery and socks: Legwear Testing Guidelines

Looking for a certain Test? Check out our Test Package Request Form in Excel or PDF, Click here for a complete list of our ISO/IEC 17025 tests

Are you in need of structural engineering and furniture testing? Check out our Structural Engineering and Furniture Testing

Need NAHM forms? Click here to order your NAHM Sizing forms

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