DALTON—Four months after introducing Tigressa branded fiber to Carpet One and Flooring America members at their winter conventions (FCNews, Jan. 11/18), carpet and rugs engineered of the fiber are now hitting the streets. Along with Shaw Industries, which is manufacturing the exclusive fiber, CCA Global Partners is aggressively targeting consumers via high-traffic blogs.
Tigressa is a soft, type 6, high-tensile denier filament that allows more fibers in a smaller space, reducing crushing and matting. It is treated with Shaw’s proprietary R2X stain-repellent treatment and can be fully recycled at the company’s Evergreen facility. Additionally, it is eligible for Green Label Plus and McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC) Cradle 2 Cradle certification. Continue reading CCA launches Tigressa, markets via bloggers