A Legacy of Innovation

For over 150 years Milliken & Company has combined science with design, operations with innovation, insight with creativity. Everything we do is about developing better, ethically responsible ways to enhance daily lives, improve health and safety, and help make the world more sustainable.

With 5,000+ accumulated patents worldwide, Milliken & Company has set gold standards for quality, consistency and ingenuity across the globe today. Wholly committed to the environment, we also operate as a carbon-negative family of companies. Building on these accomplishments, we all look forward to a brighter tomorrow.

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    Did you know?

    Milliken has been voted among the World’s Most Ethical Companies for 12 years running.

  • Did you know?

    In the early 1980s, Milliken launched an initiative to improve production practices leading to numerous awards including the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and the TPM Prize Award.

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    Did you know?

    Recognized as the ‘Oscars of Innovation’, Milliken was honored with two R&D awards this year.

Milliken Autovation

Automotive + Innovation = Autovation

From production to development to customer service—the team at Milliken Autovation finds new ways to infuse innovation into the automotive nonwoven industry.

Operating out of four US locations and our new site in Mexico—we put a world of efficient, high-tech resources at your disposal to deliver the highest quality products.

Inside our plants, you will find that our facilities are not only state-of-the-art, but yield artful results. Our needle punch process and structuring and heat setting offer guaranteed shade matching, minimal weight variation and improved uniformity and stability.

  • Brandon R., Business Strategy Director

    With new production facilities in Mexico, our game-changing prototype molding line and state-of-the-art acoustic test chamber—we’re leading the industry.

    Brandon R., Business Strategy Director
  • Mark M., Business Development

    We put our customers’ needs first and take pride in the services we provide.

    Mark M., Business Development
  • Heather P., Market Analyst

    By keeping our finger on the pulse of the automotive market, we’re able to transition smoothly to new programs without ever jeopardizing capacity.

    Heather P., Market Analyst

Autovation Locations

Operating out of four US locations, we put a world of efficient, high-tech resources at your disposal to deliver the highest quality automotive nonwovens.

  • Hillcrest Plant: Simpsonville, SC, ISO 9001:2015 certified & IATF 16949:2016 certified
  • Columbia Plant: Columbia, TN, ISO 9001:2015 certified
  • Gillespie Plant: Union, SC, ISO 14001:2015 certified
  • St. George Plant: St. George, UT
  • Silao Plant: Silao, Mexico