American Down & Feather Council (ADFC)

American Down & Feather Council (ADFC)

Organization The American Down & Feather Council (ADFC) is “a section of the Home Fashion Products Association (HFPA).” Its members are companies which manufacture products using down and feathers or distribute, buy/sell, or process feathers and down. ADFC itself,...
International Down and Feather Bureau (IDFB)

International Down and Feather Bureau (IDFB)

The Organization Based in Bregenz, Austria, the International Down and Feather Bureau (IDFB) is “the global association of the down and feather industry.” As such, it promotes the use of down and feathers in home products (bedding), apparel, and sporting gear. IDFB is...
Textile Exchange

Textile Exchange

The Organization Textile Exchange (TE) was organized and incorporated in 2002 in Texas as the Organic Exchange. Its first focus was on organic cotton in a state where cotton is an important crop. With public concern over the use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers...
Down and Feathers, Part 2

Down and Feathers, Part 2

Marketing, Sourcing, Issues, and Certifications To read Down and Feathers, Part 1, click here. Down and Feathers in the Marketplace While down and feathers have been used in featherbeds and pillows for a long time, they are now increasingly used in other applications,...
Down & Feather Bedding on Amazon

Down & Feather Bedding on Amazon

Down Pillows, Featherbeds, and Down Comforters with 100 or More Customer Reviews on Amazon (As of 11/03/2017) Down Pillows Sample of Down/feather pillows w/ 100+ revs Pillow Mfr Avg Rtg Price Num. Revs. Set of 2, Luxury Goose Feather and Down Bed pillows (Standard) by...