YKK Digital Showroom Links Digital and Real Worlds
YKK Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation Network
WaveOn Joins YKK’s Touchlink® Fastener Network
YKK Announces New Collection of Recycled Zippers Made with ECONYL® Regenerated Nylon in Europe
YKK USA Receives 2021 GEAR Award
YKK® Touchlink™ Fastener to be Featured Across ARTILECT’s F/W 2022 Collection
YKK reports 20% decrease in GHG emissions
YKK Awarded Grand Prize in 12th EST Transportation Environment Awards
Leading Outdoor Brand Houdini Sportswear Closes the Circularity Gap – Pioneering EON & YKK Technology to Connect Products in a Circular Apparel System
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Visit the new Inspiration Booth in the YKK Digital Showroom! It’s an exciting space where you can get many new ideas through interacting with YKK products. The first project showcased features the AiryString® tapeless zipper.
🌎 From Malaysia to Indonesia to Vietnam! 🌎 Goh Kim Siah, ASEAN Fastening Business Planning Manager, worked for YKK in Singapore for nine years before being transferred to Indonesia for 11 years and then to YKK Vietnam recently. #YKK #embracediversity #expatlife
YKK Mexicana recently completed the installation of two solar power generation systems. They are expected to avoid approximately 1,060 tons of carbon emissions annually, or 25,000 tons of CO2 over the lifetime of the project. #YKK #littlepartsbigdifference
YKK is expanding our plant in Karachi, Pakistan. YKK started operation of the Karachi Plant in 2007, and completed the second phase expansion in FY2012. Construction of the third phase expansion started in September 2022. The expansion is scheduled for completion in May 2024.
Are you a good listener? Ken Jason from Erie Architectural Products share his advice about how we can all get better at this important skill. #YKK #CycleofGoodness
Listen to understand
Keep in mind, when someone comes to you with an issue or a question, it is not because you were the first ...
YKK Canada's Kazuo Seo recently visited YKK do Brasil to benchmark the weaving area. This is just one example of the ways that YKK colleagues all over the world work together to make the best possible products for our customers. #beateamplayer #YKK
🌎 From Japan to Singapore! 🌎
For business planning manager Yoko Kuwako, the best thing about Singapore is its high level of public security. She also loves Singapore's cultural diversity.
Follow us as we highlight the lives of YKK expats! #YKK #embracediversity #expatlife
YKK would like to congratulate Tammy Royal on receiving the Core Values Award 2022! Each year the YKK Americas Group recognizes employees who set an outstanding example of living YKK’s Philosophy, Management Principle, Core Values, and Fundamental Behaviors. #YKK #CycleofGoodness
What's the difference between concealed and reverse use coil zippers? Concealed zippers are coil zippers where you cannot see the elements whereas reverse use coil zippers are those where the coil is on the inside. Check out our blog to learn more.
What is the difference between concealed and reverse use coil zippers?
Concealed zippers are coil zippers where you cannot see the elements because they are behind the tape. This zipper...
Enrique Daniel Mengoni, Factory Manager at YKK Argentina, shares with us a time he almost quit YKK, if not for a manager who taught him the importance of investing in relationships.
Invest in Relationships
It is essential to invest in relationships with suppliers, with the team of collaborators in the factory and admin...