Guilford Mills, Inc announced operating results for the company's third quarter ended July 1, 2001. Third quarter sales of $158,098,000 were lower than the $211,678,000 reported for the third quarter of the prior year. The company incurred a net loss of $20,353,000 or $1.06 per diluted share compared to a net loss of $2,597,000 or $0.14 per diluted share for the comparable quarter of the prior year.