Shaw buys a Honeywell segment
September 14, 2005,
DALTON, Ga. -- Shaw Industries Group Inc. has agreed to purchase the U.S. nylon carpet fibers business from Honeywell International.
Shaw is set to acquire Honeywell’s Zeftron nylon and Anso nylon trademarked brand name fiber manufacturing operations in South Carolina. Shaw will also gain Honeywell’s 50 percent stake in Evergreen Nylon Recycling, based in Augusta, Ga.
Honeywell’s nylon fiber operations in Shanghai , China , and Arnprior , Canada , and its textile operations in Anderson , S.C. , are not part of the transaction.