As the global leader in quality control and manufacturing standards, YKK North and Central America Group’s fastening solutions are produced by our patented technology to ensure superior performance and longevity. Through our diverse vertical manufacturing systems, YKK North and Central America Group produces best in class products you can always trust to make an invaluable difference in customers’ lives.

From diapers to spacesuits and backpacks to automobiles, users of YKK® Fastening Products benefit from YKK’s network of 111 companies operating in 71 countries around the world. Since the company’s founding in Tokyo in 1934, YKK has continuously set industry standards for quality, service, value and innovation in the production of fastening products such as zippers, hook & loop fasteners, plastic buckles and notions, webbing, and snaps & buttons. Based on the CYCLE OF GOODNESS™ corporate philosophy – no one prospers without rendering benefit to others – YKK aims to contribute to a sustainable society through our operations and constantly seeks new ways to serve the changing needs of our diverse customers.