Top Value Fabrics - 1/9/2014
Top Value Fabrics Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Top Value Fabrics is celebrating 40 years of textile success. The company was founded in 1974 and is a market-leading textile supplier for the
Industrial, Activewear and Print Media markets. With headquarters in Indianapolis, the company has a nationwide network of offices, sales
consultants, distribution centers and shipping locations.
“At Top Value Fabrics, we have grown by maintaining our commitment to quality and to the standards on which our company was founded, but also by
listening to our customers and allowing their influence to help drive our product selection,” shares Chris Fredericks, President of Top Value Fabrics.
“We’re proud of our expert team, our dedication to being reliable partners who provide the best customer service in the industry, and our team’s ability
to consistently deliver the best fabric solutions to our customers.”
With its forty year history of consistent growth, the Top Value Fabrics team continues to reach higher. Chris explains, “We’re champions of
continuous improvement, and one of our most exciting improvements has been to reward our dedicated employees by becoming 100% employee
owned through an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan). Our company has been employee owned since 2010, which means our employees
participate in the long-term success of the company. Therefore, all of our team members understand and appreciate the importance of helping our
customers succeed and providing the best possible service. This really is our business, and we would like to take this opportunity to thank our
customers and friends for their partnership.”
Top Value Fabrics - 6/5/2013
Top Value Fabrics Introduces Direct Print Textiles for Advanced Printing
Direct Print Textiles from Top Value Fabrics provide an advanced printing platform for superior banners, flags, exhibit graphics, fine art reprints and
The media in this high-performance line is constructed with a superior print receptive treatment for direct printing. After imaging, these fabrics are
designed to provide outstanding color consistency, excellent image sharpness and a wide color range.
Direct Print Textiles include 3.2 oz. Flag Polyester, 3.3 oz. Polyester Satin, 5.2 oz. Stretch Polyester, 6 oz. Polyester and 7.3 oz. Heavy Polyester. The
innovative fabrics are available in widths from 61” – 126”, meet NFPA 701 FR specifications and are REACH Compliant.
Top Value Fabrics - 1/2/2013
Top Value Fabrics Mesh Wraps Supreme Court
Top Value Fabrics’mesh banner media has been selected for use in a prominentproject for the United States Supreme Court Building in Washington, D.C.
The 8 oz. MESH 1000 Denier Double Sided Banner mediahas beeninstalled as a building wrap for the Supreme Court Building while a
comprehensive restoration is completed to the façade. The media was printed with a full-scale image of the building’s exterior and the installation
was completed over scaffolding to provide the restoration crew withthe needed functionality and ease of access for the duration of the project.
“The United States Supreme Court mesh installation allows this iconic building to remain recognizable throughout the restoration for tourists and local
residents alike,” explained Chris Fredericks, President of Top Value Fabrics. “As a company, Top Value Fabrics and our partners are proud to play a
small part in the renovation of this National Historic Landmark.”
Renovations to the 77-year-old building include a detailed cleaning of the façade, replacement of mortar and sealants, and a conservation treatment.
The work is ongoingand as restoration is completed, the scaffolding will be removed.
The Top Value Fabrics media was chosen for this project after an extensive selection process. The media was printed by Joseph Merritt & Company
(Merritt Graphics) of Hartford, Connecticut.
This 8 oz. MESH 1000 Denier Double Sided Banner media is specifically engineered to be printed on UV, Solvent, Latex or Screen printers. In
addition to building wraps, the versatilebanner media is used for stadium wraps, event banners and murals.
Top Value Fabrics - 9/19/2012
Top Value Fabrics Expands Premium Textiles Line
Top Value Fabrics has expanded its line of premium textiles. 9 oz. Blockout Self-Adhesive Wall Coveringis an opaque fabric wall covering that is
advantageous for upscale museums, restaurants, entertainment complexes and applications when complete blockout is necessary. Specifically
engineered to be printed on UV, Solvent, Latex or Screen printers, this fabric wall covering was developed with a superior inkjet receptive layer to
achieve vivid prints.
Both of the company’s wall covering fabrics print vibrantly, are repositionable and install with ease on flat surfaces and simple curves. The 4 oz.
PVC-Free, phthalate-free wall media is especially valuable when customers demand an environmentally friendly solution. The 4 oz. textile is
lightweight, yet versatile for interior décor, skyboxes, museums and boardrooms.
In addition to wall coverings, the premium textile line is designed for fine art reprints, interior décor and upscale POP. These fabrics are engineered to
provide outstanding color consistency, excellent image sharpness and a wide color gamut.
Top Value Fabrics - 7/9/2012
Top Value Fabrics Expands Warehousing Operations
Top Value Fabrics is strategically increasing its warehousing operations to add both Orlando and Houston.The growth of the company’s Print Media
division has facilitated the need for expansion.
“Our additional warehouse capabilities will allow us to regionally service more customers overnight while simultaneously lowering their freight costs,”
explained Lorna D’Alessio, Director of Print Media Sales. “The surge in partnerships we have been building with customers inspired us to broaden the
benefits we offer them.”
Stocking locations for printable digital and screen banner media and textiles are in the Indianapolis, Orlando, Houston and Los Angeles areas, with an
eye to additional locations as demand continues to grow.
The company will retain its existing nationwide distribution network for Industrial Textiles.
Top Value Fabrics - 6/25/2012
New Additions to JUMBO Super Smooth Screen Products
Top Value Fabrics has expanded our line of JUMBO Single and Double Sided Super Smooth Screen Printing Media, specifically engineered for screen
printers. This new collection of screen media provides a super smooth finish, exhibits superior lay flat quality, has a consistent dyne level and helps
printers achieveexceptional prints.
Our JUMBO rolls are now perfect for all Indoor or Outdoor applications for single and double sided print projects.A versatile choice for an endless
variety of projects, this media is available in standard stock widths, as well as custom widths for contracted repeat work.
The super smooth finish, along with the convenience of incredible stock levels, makes this diversified collection of JUMBOscreen printing rolls an
unbeatable choice for high-end retail display applications.
Top Value Fabrics - 2/24/2012
Top Value Fabrics Giveaway Celebrates New Premium Textile Line
Top Value Fabrics has announced a giveaway of $500 in free print media products to celebrate the company’s new Premium Textile line.
The premium textile line was developed with a superior inkjet receptive layer to achieve vibrant prints, outstanding color consistency and excellent
image sharpness for a wide range of high-end applications.
The winner of the giveaway will receive a $500 free product credit that may be used on any of the company’s print media products, including Frontlit,
Blockout, PET, Mesh, Polypropylene or the new Premium Textiles.
Entrants may register to win through March 8 on the company’s website through a special link at:
Top Value Fabrics - 2/20/2012
Repositionable Self-Adhesive Wall Covering Achieves Vibrant Prints
Top Value Fabrics (Carmel, IN) has introduced PVC-Free 4 oz. Self-Adhesive Fabric Wall Covering specifically engineered to be printed on UV, Solvent,
Eco-Solvent, Latex or Screen printers. This premium print textile was developed with a superior inkjet receptive layer to achieve vibrant prints.
This PVC-Free Fabric Self-Adhesive Wall Covering is environmentally friendly, easy to print and is easy to install on flat surfaces and simple curves.
The repositionable attribute makes this wall covering fabric innovative. This self-adhesive wall covering features easy installation, as the pressure
sensitive adhesive will release if accidentally adhered to itself during the installation process.
Top Value Fabrics - 8/23/2011
SGP Gains Support in Sustainability Partnership
Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP), a non-profit organization providing sustainability certification in the graphic communications industry, is
gaining support as the landscape of today’s print media industry continues to change.
Supporting organizations include HP, Durst Image Technology, Top Value Fabrics and DuPont. Chris Fredericks, President of Top Value Fabrics,
explains “We understand that sustainability is a moving target. At Top Value Fabrics, we are proud to support SGP and the ongoing development
of sustainable options. We encourage industry leaders to join us.”
As an increasing number of major corporations establish their goals for sustainability, printers are finding it imperative to be able to offer environmentally
friendly options for clients with these objectives. SGP supports printers by providing industry standards and the opportunity to acquire certification
within print manufacturing operations.
SGP Chairperson and Vice President of Government & Business Information for SGIA, Marci Kinter, shares “Providing customers with verifiable data that
your company is working to be sustainable will greatly boost your industry standing and credibility,” Kinter said. “Participation in this registry is the perfect
way to combat consumer eco-fatigue and suspicion of ‘greenwashing.’”