Safer Textiles

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Safer Textiles

Founded in 1977, Safer Textiles is a leading player within the textile industry.  The company has a track record of innovation through the introduction of new processes and finishes, as well as investments in cutting edge technology. Safer Textiles treats each customer relationship as a partnership and differentiates itself through its industry-leading turnaround times and ability to execute on high volume orders.

Over the past four decades, Safer Textiles has expanded its range of products and services to include finished, dyed fabrics and prepared for print fabrics for a variety of end-markets and applications including apparel, home furnishings, military, novelty, medical/PPE and team sports.

As one of the last remaining vertically integrated, privately owned mills on the east coast, we offer exceptional customer support with ample R&D funding for the development of new products across many diverse industries.

The company’s integrated service offering allows for a fabric to be processed from start to finish in an efficient and timely manner. Safer Textiles’ team of professionals assist customers throughout the process in order to guarantee satisfaction with the final product.

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Safer Textiles’ quality carries through to our thorough and efficient distribution process. Our fully stocked warehouse distributes commodity goods that are individually bagged, labeled, and shipped to customers, and our turnaround times are second to none. Through the combination of Safer Textiles’ own local trucking network and professional carriers worldwide, goods arrive at their destination safely and on time.

Safer Textiles is a privately owned corporation in an Urban Enterprise Zone in Newark, N.J. The company operates a 180,000 sq. ft. facility across 5.7 acres of land and employs over 125 employees.

At Safer Textiles, We Make It Happen!

Founder’s Note

Members may be new to sustainability practices or want to take their strategy to the next level. Our members include textile suppliers, service providers, manufacturers, brands and retailers, and farmers.

CEO: Steven Rogers

Meet the Team

Niso Barokas

Niso Barokas

C.O.O.

Richard Wachsman

Richard Wachsman

C.F.O.

Ruben Rodriguez

Ruben Rodriguez

Technical Director

Ricardo Guerrero

Ricardo Guerrero

Plant Manager

Bobby Petrenko

Bobby Petrenko

Sales Manager

Leading INNOVATION through new processes and finishes

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