Production of elastic warp yarns, a capability that is unique within Europe, further solidifies the group’s expertise in elastic yarn. Payen is the only yarn-covering company able to be provide quality guarantees with regard to warp yarns intended for weaving. In addition to warping its own yarns, the company also provides a custom warping service.

Warping is an extreme precision process, wherein the control of tensions is crucial for the quality of an elastic warp yarn. The slightest mistake can degrade several thousand metres of finished fabrics.

It is because Payen controls all stages of manufacture of its yarns, combined with unique capabilities, state-of-the-art equipment and a focus on the strict monitoring of tinctorial affinity, that the company can guarantee for its customers the best quality for their warp yarns.