Contempora Fabrics


351 Contempora Drive
Lumberton, North Carolina 28358

Phone: (910) 738-7131
Fax: (910) 738-9575
Web Site:

Contact name/number:

Ronald Roach, President
Office:(910) 738-7131 ext 218
Cell: (910) 258-3585

Alex Whitley, VP of Sales
Office: (910) 738-7131 ext 210
Cell: (910) 258-4264

List of Senior Management:

Ronald Roach, President
Carey Read, VP Finance
Danny Church, VP Manufacturing
Alex Whitley, VP of Sales

History of Company:

Founded in 1972, Contempora Fabrics is an employee owned circular knit company based in Lumberton, NC.  Starting as a contract knitter, Contempora has evolved into one of the premier knit fabric manufacturers in the US.  With over 200 machines and a capacity of 2,000,000 pounds per month, Contempora has continued to expand to meet the needs of our customers.  Our ability to offer contract knitting, greige packages and finished fabric allows us to work at all levels in the knit fabric supply chain.  Close relationships with suppliers, manufacturers, brands and retailers have also kept our business strong in a ever changing textile market.  The research and development team at Contempora is always available to discuss the latest fibers and technology trends and to offer fabric analysis for our customers.

At Contempora, our daily commitment is to offer competitively priced, quality fabric with short lead times.

Equipment listing:

Rib machines 10, 14, and 18 cut.
Double knit machines 14, 18, 20, 22, 24, 28, 32 cut.
26’’ single knit machines 12, 14, 18, 20, 22, 24, 28 cut.
30” single knit machines 14, 16, 17, 18, 20, 22, 24, 28, 36 cut.
30” 3 end fleece machines 13, 14, 18 cut.
Body size jersey machines all sizes 22 and 28 cut.


Knit fabrics including interlock, jersey, Swiss pique, rib, athletic mesh, ponte, French terry, fleece, thermals as well as various novelty styles in both single and double knit constructions.

End Uses:

Activewear, performance wear, career apparel, sportswear, team sports, golf apparel, women's wear and industrial. 

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