Pet Age Staff//June 7, 2023
Pet Age Staff //June 7, 2023
Press release: Standard Fiber
Standard Fiber, one of the world’s largest innovators and suppliers to the home textiles market, has promoted Chad Altbaier and David Wang as co-CEOs charged with leading the company in a bold new direction of advanced textile innovation, consumer-responsive product design and unparalleled global production capabilities.
Altbaier, previously Standard Fiber CCO, will direct sales, merchandising, product development/innovation, human resources, IT and strategic business expansion. Wang, previously Standard Fiber President and COO, will focus on directing global supply chain, manufacturing and operations.
“Chad and David bring a record of excellence, trust, vision, and accomplishment to our community,” said Glenn Boschetto, Standard Fiber Chairman. “With 25 years of proven performance from an elite team of experts, coupled with its debt-free financial structure, Standard Fiber is well positioned for enviable growth under their leadership.”
“We’re thrilled and humbled to have this opportunity to design and execute an aggressive path for Standard Fiber’s future,” stated Altbaier and Wang. “Our plans include implementing an assertive strategy that includes expanded nearshore manufacturing capabilities, broadened global supply chain partnerships, strategic product and distribution expansion, dedicated R&D to pioneering textile technologies, all while maintaining a firm commitment to investing in a best-in-class team across our worldwide operations.”
Standard Fiber has thoughtfully inspired and skillfully executed textile products globally since 1998. As the first bedding company to combine US-based product design, innovation, and service with the cost benefits and manufacturing expertise throughout Asia, it has become a leader in supplying fabrics, components, and fully manufactured textile products to the home furnishings, mattress, hospitality, healthcare, and pet markets. Today, Standard Fiber connects over 250 customers across all continents with manufacturing and distribution throughout Asia and most recently with its own production and fulfillment footprint in North America. Standard Fiber’s relentless mission is to accelerate its customers’ success through pioneering innovation, exciting design, forward-thinking sustainable solutions, market speed and consistent execution. With its own offices and dedicated team in the U.S., UK, China, India and Pakistan, Standard Fiber is the global leader in delivering comfort.