MAULDIN, S.C. – January 30, 2013 – Mount Vernon FR has announced that it will showcase its six flame resistant fabric collections at the 2013 Annual North Dakota Safety and Health Conference in Bismarck, N.D. The trade show is the largest safety and health event in the region, and will take place February 5th-6th. At the conference, more than 1,000 safety and health professionals from across the region will gather to learn about the latest advancements in the industry.

“North Dakota is a prime market for flame resistant fabrics due to the state’s significant oil boom over the last five years,” said Mike Woods, vice president of flame resistant fabric sales for Mount Vernon Mills.  “With 19 current fabrics that meet NFPA 2112 standards, Mount Vernon FR has the range of options to meet the comfort, quality and safety needs that customers expect and deserve.”

If you plan to attend the North Dakota Safety and Health Conference, visit Mount Vernon FR at booth 915.


Mount Vernon FR – Wear it for Life:

When laundered to manufacturer’s specifications, the flame resistance of all Mount Vernon FR fabrics is guaranteed for the life of the garment.  And with total manufacturing control over more than 25 production processes in the company’s vertically integrated manufacturing facility located in Trion, Ga., customers can have confidence in knowing that every Mount Vernon FR fabric will be of the highest level of quality, durability and reliability. Learn more at


About Mount Vernon Mills & Mount Vernon FR:

Mount Vernon Mills is a 165-year-old manufacturer of textile, chemical and related products for the apparel, industrial, institutional and commercial markets. Mount Vernon FR is part of Mount Vernon Mills’ Apparel Fabrics Group, which produces denim, flame resistant and piece-dyed fabric. It is the largest of all the Mount Vernon Mills groups, accounting for more than half of all company sales. More information can be found at or

For more information, contact:

Jennifer Whisnant, Quixote Group
(336) 544-2418