Apparel Solutions


Located in Marietta, Georgia, YKK Corporation of America is the western hemisphere parent of YKK’s North and Central America Group (YKK NCA). Geographically, this Group consists of 14 dynamic operating companies spread across five time zones covering Canada, the U.S., Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America and Colombia, South America.

Since 1960 when YKK opened its first U.S. office in New York, NY, the YKK NCA Group has grown continually in size and scope. Today they have more than 2,500 employees supporting two major operational pillars: the Architectural Products Group and the Fastening Products Group.

The YKK Fastening Products Group provides fastening solutions for thousands of applications and specialized requirements. YKK® zippers, metal buttons and snaps, webbings, hook and loop, and plastic buckles and more are available in various configurations, styles, and sizes.  YKK brand zippers, metal buttons and snaps, hook and loop fastening tape, plastic buckles, notions and webbings are available in various configurations, styles, and sizes. .

Uniform and industrial products require durability, rugged looks and are subject to harsh laundering processes. YKK Canada has developed a line of metal zippers to meet these special needs. Their “PCN” cord is woven to withstand extreme bleach and wash temperatures.  Non-conductive brass and non-conductive, high temperature resistant Vislon® zippers set to NOMEX® tape meet all NFPA standards.