Polymer Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Schedule

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from Polymer Group, Inc.

    NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
     Polymer Group, Inc. (NYSE:   PGI) announced today results of operations for
 the Company's first quarter ended March 31, 2001 will be released Thursday,
 May 3, 2001 prior to market opening.
     A conference call with analysts will be conducted by Jerry Zucker,
 Chairman, President & CEO of Polymer Group on Thursday, May 3, 2001 at
 11:00 a.m. Eastern time.  Mr. Zucker will provide an overview of results for
 the first quarter.  The call will be broadcast live on the Internet at
 http://www.polymergroupinc.com/investors.htm or you may listen to the call by
 dialing (800) 388-8975.
     The conference call will be recorded, and an automated playback of the
 conference call will be available on the Internet at
 http://www.polymergroupinc.com/investors.htm beginning at 1.00 p.m. Eastern
 time, May 3.  You may also access the replay through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time,
 May 8 by dialing (800) 428-6051 and indicating reservation number 155839.
 Please contact Robert Johnston at 843-566-7293 if you have questions.
     Polymer Group, Inc., the world's third largest producer of nonwovens, is a
 global, technology-driven developer, producer and marketer of engineered
 materials.  With the broadest range of process technologies in the nonwovens
 industry, PGI is a global supplier to leading consumer and industrial product
 manufacturers.  The Company employs more than 4,000 people and operates
 25 manufacturing facilities throughout the world.  Polymer Group, Inc. is the
 exclusive manufacturer of Miratec(R) fabrics, produced using the Company's
 proprietary advanced APEX(R) laser and fabric forming technologies.  The
 Company believes that Miratec(R) has the potential to replace traditionally
 woven and knit textiles in a wide range of applications.  APEX(R) and
 Miratec(R) are registered trademarks of Polymer Group, Inc.
 
     For further information, please contact:
     Robert Johnston or
     Dennis Norman
     Investor Relations
     Polymer Group, Inc.
     P.O. Box 5069
     North Charleston, SC 29405
     Telephone  No.: (843) 566-7293
     Web:   www.polymergroupinc.com
     E-mail:  johnstonr@pginw.com
 
 
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    NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
     Polymer Group, Inc. (NYSE:   PGI) announced today results of operations for
 the Company's first quarter ended March 31, 2001 will be released Thursday,
 May 3, 2001 prior to market opening.
     A conference call with analysts will be conducted by Jerry Zucker,
 Chairman, President & CEO of Polymer Group on Thursday, May 3, 2001 at
 11:00 a.m. Eastern time.  Mr. Zucker will provide an overview of results for
 the first quarter.  The call will be broadcast live on the Internet at
 http://www.polymergroupinc.com/investors.htm or you may listen to the call by
 dialing (800) 388-8975.
     The conference call will be recorded, and an automated playback of the
 conference call will be available on the Internet at
 http://www.polymergroupinc.com/investors.htm beginning at 1.00 p.m. Eastern
 time, May 3.  You may also access the replay through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time,
 May 8 by dialing (800) 428-6051 and indicating reservation number 155839.
 Please contact Robert Johnston at 843-566-7293 if you have questions.
     Polymer Group, Inc., the world's third largest producer of nonwovens, is a
 global, technology-driven developer, producer and marketer of engineered
 materials.  With the broadest range of process technologies in the nonwovens
 industry, PGI is a global supplier to leading consumer and industrial product
 manufacturers.  The Company employs more than 4,000 people and operates
 25 manufacturing facilities throughout the world.  Polymer Group, Inc. is the
 exclusive manufacturer of Miratec(R) fabrics, produced using the Company's
 proprietary advanced APEX(R) laser and fabric forming technologies.  The
 Company believes that Miratec(R) has the potential to replace traditionally
 woven and knit textiles in a wide range of applications.  APEX(R) and
 Miratec(R) are registered trademarks of Polymer Group, Inc.
 
     For further information, please contact:
     Robert Johnston or
     Dennis Norman
     Investor Relations
     Polymer Group, Inc.
     P.O. Box 5069
     North Charleston, SC 29405
     Telephone  No.: (843) 566-7293
     Web:   www.polymergroupinc.com
     E-mail:  johnstonr@pginw.com
 
 
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