Quaker Fabric Overview

  • Founded
  • 1945

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 930

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 8

Quaker Fabric General Information


Designer, manufacturer and marketer of woven upholstery fabrics primarily for residential furniture. The company's sales involve supplying fabric for office furniture and for the panels that form office cubicles. It manufactures specialty yarns, including a variety of chenille, taslan and spun products, which it sells and uses in the production of its fabrics. The company's product line consists of over 5,000 traditional, contemporary, transitional and country fabric patterns intended to meet the styling and design, color, texture, quality and pricing requirements of promotional through middle- to higher-end furniture manufacturers. It uses three trade names in the marketing of its fabrics: Whitaker, Quaker and Terrazo. The company sells its upholstery fabrics to approximately 1,000 furniture manufacturers worldwide. It also distributes its fabrics internationally. The company recently entered the fast-growing outdoor furniture business.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
General Textile Mills
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Plant Textiles
Other Industries
Home Furnishings
Other Textiles
Victor Innovatex
Primary Office
  • 941 Grinnell Street
  • Fall River, MA 02721
  • United States

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Quaker Fabric Valuation & Funding

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Post-Val Status Debt

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Quaker Fabric Patents

Quaker Fabric Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
AU-2002334865-A1 A cleaning apparatus for chenille production machine Inactive 05-Oct-2001
US-4064288-A Continuous process Inactive 11-Mar-1976 00000000
DE-2345541-A1 Machine for making chenille yarn Pending 11-Sep-1972 00000000
US-3861128-A Chenille yarn-producing machine Inactive 11-Sep-1972 00000000
CA-582067-A Unitary ballistic fabric Inactive 25-Aug-1959
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Quaker Fabric Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Quaker Fabric Former Investors

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