Mar 22, 2018
Two of Marlen Textiles products were used to win Excellence awards at the recent Marine Fabricator Association National Conference. Lake Shore Boat Tops of Detroit, MI used Top Gun - True Timber Conceal Brown to create an award winning duck blind in the Marine Miscellaneous category. Canvasworks of Cokato, MN used Top Notch to create an award winning product in Travel/Full Covers category
Feb 13, 2018
Marlen Textiles has introduced an App to help customers determine which fabric is best for which application.
Jan 27, 2018
Marlen Textiles is proud to announce that our National Sales Manager, Jonathan Chakales, has been elected to serve a two year term as Chairman of MFA, Marine Fabricators Association.
Jul 21, 2017
Marlen Textiles this month launched Top Notch FR®. This solution-dyed fabric is flame-retardant using a halogen-free flame retardant system, a first for the industrial fabric industry. TOP NOTCH FR® was specially created for applications needing flame resistance and unrivaled durability, tear, water and abrasion resistance. The fabric can be used for many outdoor applications such as commercial, residential and industrial awnings, tents, and canopies.
Sep 06, 2016
Boat Lift & Canopy have offered Top Gun material as a replacement for a few years and stand by the product in marine applications. “Top Gun is a great choice for your boat lift canopy. It’s extremely durable, colorfast and has a weight of 11 oz per square yard - making it the toughest - yet lightest weight material we have available. Finally, it looks fantastic.” Boat Lift & Canopy manufactures replacement boat lift covers for all the top brands as well as custom covers in their Lakes Country facility in north-central Minnesota.
Jun 17, 2016
Marlen Textiles, manufacturers of outdoor textiles, has announced that they have reached agreements with Covin Sales of Huntington Park, CA and Sailrite of Columbia City, IN to be full line distributors of their products. Stock of most products in California (Covin) and Indiana (Sailrite) are available now, with the intention of all products and colors to be in their local warehouses soon.
May 02, 2016
Marlen Textiles extends warranty period for five products. Marlen Textiles, manufacturers of outdoor textiles, has announced an extension of its warranty period for five of its most popular products: Top Notch, Top Notch 9, Top Notch 1S, Top Notch FR and Top Gun FR. The warranty period will be extended from 5 to 8 years for Top Notch, Top Notch 9, Top Notch FR and Top Gun FR and from 3 to 5 years for Top Notch 1S.
Aug 10, 2015
Marlen Textiles has completed a warehouse expansion and modernizing operation, resulting in significant increases in quality control, warehouse efficiencies, and getting the right product out the door the same day to you, our customer!
Aug 09, 2015
Marlen Textiles is partnering with TrueTimber Camo, the developers of some of the most realistic camouflage patterns in the industry, to offer Top Gun in a “Conceal Brown” camouflage pattern (see photo). Now fans of Top Gun can get its unrivaled performance and strength in a camo finish that enables hunters and other outdoor aficionados to have the best of both worlds - strength and camouflage in the great outdoors! Click here to see the full pattern and to learn when the official release date for Top Gun Camo is!
Aug 06, 2015
Marlen Textiles coated fabrics like Top Gun are known and trusted in Boating applications, awning and tent use, and for covers of all sorts – but would you believe, drama on the high seas?!? The Caravan is a non-profit professional theater company, based on the World's Only Tall Ship Theatre. This majestic 30-meter traditional sailing ship plays host for touring, performing, and even serves as cast and crew residence. It’s a bit like Cirque de Soleil meets a sailing ship, but they perform locally, wherever the ship can harbor, where visitors can assemble on the dock to watch performances.
Feb 06, 2014
Marlen Textiles products compliant with Berry Amendment Following an internal review, New Haven, Mo.-based Marlen Textiles, Inc. has determined that its entire product line is now in compliance with the Berry Amendment, which requires that certain purchases by the U.S. Defense Department comprise American-made end products made with American-made parts. It specifically covers textiles, food, and hand and measuring tools.
Jan 13, 2014
Marlen Textiles consolidate product names into three families.
Feb 11, 2013
MarChem CFI, once a wholly owned subsidiary of St. Louis based DASH Multi-Corp, has been spun off and is now a stand alone entity operating under the new name of Marlen Textiles