Welcome to the new AVINTIV. Formerly PGI, we've rebranded our company to better reflect who we are and our impact on the world. We excel in the innovative application of technology to create versatile, high-performance specialty materials. Our three areas of focus are: Infection Prevention, High Performance Solutions and Personal Care.

We’re guided by a core set of behaviors and values

These behaviors and values underpin our company culture, ensuring our products exceed expectations.

Our values


We value safety above all, in our work environments and in everything we do.


We build mutual trust by showing respect for employees, customers, suppliers, and communities.


We strive for excellence in ourselves, our peers, and our employees.


We are committed to building partnerships that help our customers succeed and grow.

Our behaviors


We are driven by a singular purpose and increase our impact by focusing on what matters most.


We lift each other up, understanding that we work better as a dynamic, unified team.


We are proactive and responsive, providing innovative solutions now, when it counts.


We take personal ownership of our work and always follow through on our commitments.


AVINTIV's leadership team blends industry expertise and business management to navigate today’s complex and competitive global business environment.

A Legacy of Growth and Industry Leadership

Since our founding in 1992, we have a proven track record of improving the way people live and work. We have been innovation pioneers and partners in developing solutions with our customers. Through a series of strategic acquisitions, we have created a truly differentiated leadership position with one of the broadest technology platforms and top talent in the industry.


Built Greenfield facility at Suzhou, PRC


Installation of Spinlace™ at AVINTIV Benson site


PGI completes acquisition of UK-based Fiberweb, creating the industry’s largest nonwovens manufacturer and leading specialty materials company


PGI completes acquisition of Brazil based Providencia


PGI completes acquisition of Donour in France


PGI rebrands as AVINTIV

Global reach

With 23 manufacturing locations in 14 countries and an employee base of over 4,500 people, AVINTIV is a global supplier to leading consumer and industrial product manufacturers. AVINTIV's manufacturing facilities are strategically located near many key customers and markets.

Worldwide Headquarters

  • Charlotte, North Carolina

North America

  • Benson, North Carolina
  • Mooresville, North Carolina
  • Statesville, North Carolina
  • Old Hickory, Tennessee
  • Waynesboro, Virginia
  • North Bay, Ontario
  • San Luis Potosi, Mexico

South America

  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Pouso Alegre, Brazil
  • São José dos Pinhais, Brazil
  • Cali, Colombia


  • Mundra, India
  • Nanhai, China
  • Suzhou, China


  • Bailleul, France
  • Biesheim, France
  • Neuville-en-Ferrain, France
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Terno d’Isola, Italy
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Tarragona, Spain
  • Cuijk, The Netherlands
  • Aberdare, United Kingdom
  • Maldon, United Kingdom


AVINTIV embraced sustainable practices many years ago and continues to adapt to current demands and technology. Our commitment is a reflection of our values and represents an integral part of the AVINTIV brand promise.