At HNW, we are fully equipped to meet all of our customer’s needs.  With over 60 years of experience, we can provide elastics to meet your every requirement no matter what the application is.  Below are some of the common applications we provide solutions for.  Contact us for more information.

All of our products are proudly manufactured in the USA.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – We manufacture high quality, durable narrow-width elastic that is ideal for consumer face masks, face shields, and more. We also have latex-free products.

Military and Police –We manufacture elastic and non-elastic webbing for body armor, holsters and slings, and many other uses. We also make many MIL-SPEC items that meet U.S. Department of Defense standards.

Bulletproof vest

A pistol in the holster of a military officer, a special police officer

Ankle medkit


Sporting Goods –Whether it’s webbing for backpacks and other outdoor gear, cord for drawstrings and pulls, or shock cord for tent poles and other uses, we’ve got you covered. Got an idea for something different? We’ll work with you to find just the right product for your application or design something special just for you!

Bundle of Colourful Para Cords Background

Red backpack isolated on white background.


Apparel and Bedding – We’ve got knit, woven, and braided elastic to fit your needs. Waistbands, drawstring, elastic cuffs, and fitted sheets are just a few of the places you’ll find our products.

Hairband isolated


Industrial –  HNW Elastic manufactures shock cord and bungee cord in diameters from 1/16 inch up to one inch for tool retention systems, shock absorption, and other industrial applications.

Sports bag. Isolation on a white background

Luggage – We have webbing for straps and reinforcement, elastic cord for external attachment systems, and non-elastic cord for drawstrings and zipper pulls.