A strategic approach to broadening our impact.
At Milliken, our people come to work every day in service of a bold purpose: To positively impact the world around us for generations to come. Together, these are the Milliken brands that represent our curious minds and inspired solutions.
Formed in 1865, Milliken is a diversified global manufacturing company that produces specialty chemicals, floor coverings, and performance materials for a variety of industries. Our innovative products are designed to improve quality and functionality for brands across the globe, making us a trusted partner for companies looking to enhance their offerings.
Borchers, a Milliken brand, is a leading global brand of performance additives for coatings, inks, and adhesives. Our products enhance the sustainability and performance features of paints and coatings, making us a trusted partner for companies looking to improve the quality and appearance of their products.
Encapsys, a subsidiary of Milliken & Company, is a global leader in microencapsulation solutions for a variety of industries, including personal care, food and beverage, and agriculture. Our innovative technology protects and enhances the performance of products, making us a trusted partner for companies looking to improve the quality and functionality of their offerings.
Since inventing the original PolarFleece® in 1981, Polartec engineers have continued to advance the science of fabric by creating problem-solving technologies that improve the user experience. Polartec fabrics offer a wide range of functionality, including lightweight wicking and cooling, warmth and insulation, breathable weather protection, fire resistance, and enhanced durability. Polartec products are used by performance, lifestyle, and workwear brands from around the world, the U.S. Military and allied militaries, and contract upholstery markets.
Westex®, a Milliken brand, creates flame-resistant and arc-rated (FR/AR) textiles recognized for unmatched quality, comfort and proven performance. With a legacy dating back to 1941, our life-saving materials and technologies are the trusted last line of defense for hardworking men and women across the utility, oil and gas, electrical maintenance, and metals industries.
Performance Solutions by Milliken is a team of manufacturing experts ready to help businesses transform their operations. PSbyM shows companies how to evolve all levels of their business culture, resulting in lasting sustainable changes that drive safety, productivity, quality, and efficiency.
OVIK Health pioneers breakthrough products to help improve patients' lives—and the lives of those who care for them—around the world. Drawing on a legacy of textile manufacturing and bolstered by the spirit of creating a positive impact that will last generations, OVIK Health envisions a world where technical solutions can redefine patient outcomes for the better. Alongside mainstay medical products like wound and burn dressings, OVIK Heath’s portfolio includes compression solutions, cohesive bandages, and tapes that serve the traditional medical fields as well as the animal care and sports medicine markets.