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  • Tape Craft Corporation’s comprehensive recycling program is dedicated to reducing its footprint

    Tape Craft Corporation’s comprehensive recycling program is dedicated to reducing its footprint

    Tape Craft is another YKK company that has a comprehensive recycling program to help reduce its impact on the environment.

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  • YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Snap & Button Products applies recycling practices to help preserve the environment

    YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Snap & Button Products applies recycling practices to help preserve the environment

    YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Snap & Button Products has an extensive recycling/reuse program, and has developed green element finishes for its snaps and buttons, which help to reduce its water usage.

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  • The YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Anaheim, California facility runs completely on solar power

    The YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Anaheim, California facility runs completely on solar power

    This article talks about the YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Anaheim, California facility installing solar panels on its roof, which has resulted in a CO2 offset of 896 tons per year.

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  • The YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. National Manufacturing Center in Macon, Georgia implements sustainable manufacturing processes

    The YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. National Manufacturing Center in Macon, Georgia implements sustainable manufacturing processes

    This article talks about how YKK (U.S.A.) Inc.'s building automation system, TREND, has helped the company reduce its gas, water and electrical consumption and save money.

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  • National S.T.E.M/ S.T.E.A.M Day Series

    National S.T.E.M/ S.T.E.A.M Day Series

    According to the National Center for Women in Technology, the number of U.S. computing-related job openings expected by 2026 will be 3.5 million. However, only 17% of these jobs can be filled by...

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  • YKK USA’s Field Technology Center takes YKK’s environmental pledge to heart

    YKK USA’s Field Technology Center takes YKK’s environmental pledge to heart

    This article talks about The YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Field Tech Center's recycling and energy saving programs which are designed to protect the environment.

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  • YKK (U.S.A.) Inc.’s Business Process Excellence pillar helps improve the company’s business process and employee engagement

    YKK (U.S.A.) Inc.’s Business Process Excellence pillar helps improve the company’s business process and employee engagement

    This article talks about how YKK (U.S.A.) Inc.'s Business Process Excellence pillar improves business processes and employee engagement.

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  • YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. reaches $2 million in savings through its Total Productive Maintenance program

    YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. reaches $2 million in savings through its Total Productive Maintenance program

    This article talks about how YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. saved $ 2 million through its Total Productive Maintenance program and how it improves productivity and q

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  • EXCELLA®

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  • Myth: Manufacturing only does traditional advertising

    Myth: Manufacturing only does traditional advertising

    This article debunks the myth that manufacturing only involves traditional advertising and talks about YKK AP's "I Am An Architect" video series.

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  • Macon-Bibb County Welcomes Kurobe City Hospital Delegation for 15th Year

    Macon-Bibb County Welcomes Kurobe City Hospital Delegation for 15th Year

    Unique Medical Exchange Fosters Partnership, Idea Exchange Between Sister Cities On October 15, Navicent Health and Mercer University School of Medicine welcomed six physicians, two nurse, and one...

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  • QuickFree® receives Prime Minister’s Award, top prize in 12th Kids Design Award

    QuickFree® receives Prime Minister’s Award, top prize in 12th Kids Design Award

    In an award ceremony on September 25, 2018, YKK Corporation received the Prime Minister’s Award, the top prize in 12th Kids Design Award organized by the Kids Design Kids Design Association in...

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  • National Manufacturing Day series- Safety in the workplace

    We continue our series celebrating National Manufacturing Day addressing some of the most common misconceptions about the manufacturing industry. This time we are debunking the myth that...

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  • High Demand for Manufacturing Jobs in Georgia

    High Demand for Manufacturing Jobs in Georgia

    Since Manufacturing Day is on October 5th, we are doing a series on the misconceptions concerning manufacturing, and one of those misconceptions is that the demand for manufacturing jobs is low. ...

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  • YKK's Global Marketing employees discuss their roles and what working for YKK means to them

    YKK's Global Marketing employees discuss their roles and what working for YKK means to them

    If you are considering a career in global marketing, this interview with YKK's global marketing employees offers great advice concerning the global marketing field.

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  • One Conversation at a Time- National Hispanic Heritage Month series

    In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15), we want to recognize and celebrate the contributions of our Hispanic colleagues throughout the North and Central America region....

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  • YKK Canada Inc. celebrates 50th Anniversary

    YKK Canada Inc. celebrates 50th Anniversary

    YKK Canada’s 50th anniversary celebration took place last month in Montreal, Canada. The event was attended by long-time friends of the company, community leaders and YKK’s  leadership team. The...

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  • YKK QuickFree® wins 12th Kids Design Award

    YKK QuickFree® wins 12th Kids Design Award

    YKK's QuickFree® zipper enables small children to open and close the zipper due to the its improved operability and its release function.

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  • David Kelly with YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Snap & Button Products follows in his father’s footsteps

    David Kelly with YKK (U.S.A.) Inc. Snap & Button Products follows in his father’s footsteps

    David Kelly, YKK USA Snap & Button Products Industrial Fastening Group manager for sales and marketing, manages the company’s fastening business in the North and Central America region.  This...

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  • The Carter Center welcomes Yoshida Scholarship Foundation recipient, Masatoshi Ono

    The Carter Center welcomes Yoshida Scholarship Foundation recipient, Masatoshi Ono

    This month, the Carter Center will welcome the new Yoshida Scholarship Foundation recipient, Masatoshi Ono.  Masatoshi is a graduate student at the University of Bradford in Bradford, West...

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