YKK Corporation of America

In North and Central America, YKK® brand fastening products and YKK AP® brand architectural products are manufactured and supported by the more than 2,400 employees of YKK NCA Group, the individual companies of which operate under the leadership and guidance of YKK Corporation of America.

Located in Marietta, Georgia, YKK Corporation of America is the western hemisphere parent of YKK Corporation’s North and Central America Group. Geographically, this Group consists of 12 dynamic operating companies spread across five time zones covering Canada, the U.S., Mexico, Central America and Colombia, South America. YKK first entered the United States as a zipper distributor in 1960, set up a sales office in Atlanta in 1970, and in 1972 purchased 54 acres in Macon, GA and was one of the first Japanese companies to set up operations in Georgia.

YKK Corporation of America provides professional guidance to these companies in the form of corporate development, corporate MIS, corporate communications, general affairs, benefits and compensation, finance and accounting, risk management, legal coordination and corporate purchasing.