SHEBOYGAN, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rockline Industries announced that it has formed a new subsidiary, Iatric Manufacturing Solutions, dedicated to helping foster healthy environments through the design and manufacturing of FDA-regulated wipes for use in the consumer, health care, food service, and hospitality industries.
Iatric will operate out of a new 435,000-square-foot state-of-the-art FDA-registered facility in Morristown, Tenn. The wholly owned subsidiary was born out of the rapidly increasing demand for Rockline’s innovative wet wipes products that are designed to support healthier, sanitary environments and personal hygiene. The new plant will be operational beginning in 2018 and is expected to employ 250 people.
“Rockline is on the forefront of wet wipes product innovation and design. With the creation of Iatric, we will continue our company’s tradition of turning great ideas into convenient solutions that help people lead cleaner, healthier lives,” said Will Green, vice president of contract manufacturing services, Rockline Industries.
Rockline continues to experience tremendous growth adding new manufacturing plants and jobs. In 2015, Rockline opened a 240,000-square-foot facility in Russellville, Ark. and expanded its U.S. facial wipe production capacity in its Springdale, Ark. plant. Rockline currently operates five U.S. manufacturing plants in Arkansas, New Jersey and Wisconsin.
About Rockline Industries
Rockline Industries was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. It is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of coffee filters and consumer, health care, industrial and institutional wet wipes. A family-owned company, Rockline has repeatedly created first-to-market product design solutions for the wet wipe consumer, and continues to provide innovative products to the nonwovens industry. Rockline employs approximately 2,500 people worldwide and has manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin, Arkansas, New Jersey, England and South China. For more information on Rockline Industries, visit www.RocklineInd.com.
About Iatric Manufacturing Solutions
Iatric Manufacturing Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockline Industries, is dedicated to helping foster healthy environments by specializing in FDA-regulated wipes. The company designs and manufactures hygienic wet wipes used in consumer, health care, food service, and hospitality industries. Iatric is operated out of an FDA-registered facility in Morristown, Tenn. Visit www.iatricmfg.com for more information.