Thomaston Mills, Inc announced today that it had engaged Equity Partners to solicit offers for the company. William Ott, acting president and CEO of Thomaston Mills, said Equity Partners will explore interest in the potential sale of the company in its entirety or in segments. "This is a step to maximise the interests of our lenders and other stakeholders, and was taken as the company continues to be out of compliance with certain covenants in its loan agreements."