Building the Next Generation of Innovators: Key Milliken Intern Takeaways

Sep 23, 2016 12:11:08 PM / by Mollie Williams posted in Innovation

At Milliken, we are committed to investing in, developing, and empowering the next generation of innovators, scientists, and strategic thinkers to contribute to the greater good of our world. Every summer, we invite students to join our team and participate in a comprehensive internship experience across a variety of Milliken divisions. Through the program, Milliken gives students the opportunity to apply their classroom knowledge, hone communication skills, solve problems, execute on projects, and collaborate in a team environment. 

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An unfolding story: Why Milliken's Signature Stripe napkin is moving restauranteurs across the nation

Sep 15, 2016 8:05:22 AM / by Mollie Williams posted in Innovation

Walk into a five-star restaurant, or any restaurant for that matter, and you start formulating opinions about the quality, the menu, the experience—almost instantaneously. Before you sit down or take single bite, you've most likely decided if you'll return to this spot again. The lighting, table settings, music, decor, and the linens (yes, the linens) all play key roles in shaping our restaurant experience.

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7 Ways Milliken Enhances the Football Experience

Aug 23, 2016 11:21:41 AM / by Mollie Williams

Football season is fast approaching, and with it comes a slew of prepared athletes, stadiums ready to be filled with excited spectators and opportunities to create a unique sporting event.

Every aspect of a football game presents the potential for innovation to improve the player and fan experience. Here are seven ways Milliken technologies rise to the challenge to make the fan experience fun and spirited while helping protect players on the field.  


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Two Milliken Technologies Named R&D 100 Award Finalists

Aug 8, 2016 4:41:55 PM / by Mollie Williams posted in Innovation, Sustainability

For four consecutive years, Milliken technologies have been honored with R&D 100 Awards as some of the most technologically significant of their time. Coined the “Oscars of Invention,” the awards program has recognized revolutionary technologies since 1963.

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Milliken Community Impact Campaign Raises $500,000 for Local Charities

Aug 3, 2016 11:00:00 AM / by Mollie Williams posted in Doing Good

“When you empower people to ‘do good’ in ways that are personally meaningful, you’ll see a collective response for the greater good.” – Joe Salley, Milliken & Company President and CEO 

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Innovator Spotlight: Holly Nguyen, Milliken Senior Floor Covering Designer

Jul 22, 2016 4:11:37 PM / by Mollie Williams posted in Innovation

For 14 years, Holly Nguyen has designed commercial floor covering solutions for Milliken. Recently, she gave us insight into her creative process and advice for aspiring textile designers.

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Test Your Milliken Acumen on Facebook for the Chance to Win

Jul 18, 2016 4:00:00 PM / by Mollie Williams

How well do you know Milliken?

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Milliken Innovation Makes Summer Even More Enjoyable

Jul 7, 2016 2:24:43 PM / by Mollie Williams posted in Innovation

Summer is in full swing, and there is fun to be had indoors and out. Whether you spend your days soaking up the sun or inside away from the heat, here are a few ways Milliken innovation makes summer even more enjoyable.

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Be Social With Milliken

Jun 27, 2016 12:15:50 PM / by Mollie Williams posted in Innovation

Have you explored the many ways to connect with Milliken online? Follow our family of innovation experts on the various social media channels linked below, and join our discussions on industry insights, thought leadership, meaningful research and development, exciting collaborations and recent company news.

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What Ethics Mean to Milliken: Environmental Stewardship

Jun 16, 2016 9:00:00 AM / by Mollie Williams posted in Doing Good, Sustainability

Long before the word sustainability entered our everyday language, Milliken understood that a living enterprise and a living earth were inextricably linked. We understand that our daily actions can impact the earth for generations to come, so we approach innovation with a keen concern for the natural world.

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