Founded 1898 by Charles Cannon, Kannapolis, NC
Operational from 1898-1999. Bought by Pillowtex (1999-2005). Current owner is Iconix. As of 2019, the Cannon name is being used by Iconix to market bed & bath products sold at Kmart & Sears.
Cannon Brands include Cannon, Monticello, Royal Family, Royal Velvet, Charisma, Fieldcrest, Edgemont
At one time Cannon was known to be the largest towel manufacturer in the world.