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A Plus Manufactory LLC
Lafayette, IN U.S.A.
+1 765 301 1262

Basic Concepts Inc.
Anderson, SC U.S.A.
+1 800 285 4203

Belfino Group LLC
Santa Fe, NM U.S.A.
+1 214 505 0635

Black Dog Canvas
Ramsey, MN U.S.A.
+1 763 442 6065

Chesapeake Containment Systems Inc.
Statesville, NC U.S.A.
+1 410 913 3390

Dolphin Event Services
Pasadena, CA U.S.A.
+1 626 795 5131

Fabric Backing & Finishing LLC
Alpharetta, GA U.S.A.
+1 678 566 0932

Georgia Web
Glenside, PA U.S.A.
+1 215 887 6600

Houston Tents & Events
Spring, TX U.S.A.
+1 832 845 7834

NTI Global
Amsterdam, NY U.S.A.
+1 800 947 7767

Presto Geosystems
Appleton, WI U.S.A.
+1 920 738 1328

Steelcase Inc.
Grand Rapids, MI U.S.A.
+1 616 698 6432

Thai Acrylic Fibre Co. Ltd.
+11 66 225 36748

Topstitch of Florida Inc.
Fernandina Beach, FL U.S.A.
+1 904 491 9979

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The Greater Good

YKK Group’s global commitment to efficiency and sustainability
April 1, 2019

The YKK Group, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, has implemented a bold and broad-based strategy for energy efficiency, reduced carbon output and sustainability. YKK’s green approach has substantially decreased the environmental impact of its 111 facilities operating in 73 countries and regions. But beyond the environmental benefits, these measures have also lowered operating costs, improved safety …