Founded in 1985 by Alan Gutschmit, Alandale Knitting provides knitting, dyeing and finishing services. Its customers include industries such as filtration and manufacturing. The company also manufactures a line of creels and lint control systems as well as vacumn systems and isolator controls. Alandale stocks a complete inventory of machine parts as well as air-jet weaving machines, controllers, boarding machines and projectile weaving machines. Its suppliers include Stator-Rieter, Binsfeld Engineering, Newton, Mac Sales, Merrow Machine Company, TMC Automation, Sulzer Textile, Process Control Corporation and Gaston County Dyeing Machine Company. Alandale Knitting Mills is headquartered in Troy, N.C.