Who We Are

SPESA is the industry association for suppliers to the sewn products industry, which includes apparel, upholstered furniture, home textiles, transportation interiors, leather goods, footwear, industrial textiles, and more.

These suppliers are manufacturers and distributors of machinery, systems, technology, supply chain solutions, equipment, and related parts and supplies, along with other products and services used for the development, manufacture, or distribution of sewn products.

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Texprocess Americas 2020

Texprocess Americas (TPA) 2020 will be May 12-14 in Atlanta, Georgia. Co-produced by SPESA and Messe Frankfurt, TPA creates an opportunity for retail, brand, manufacturing executives, and professionals involved in the sewn products industry to meet with leading international manufacturers and distributors of machinery, equipment, parts, supplies, systems, technology, supply chain solutions, and other products and services used for the development of sewn products. SPESA will also be hosting a fantastic Opening Night Reception at the World of Coca-Cola.

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SPESA Member Spotlight


FKgroup has been focusing on analysis, planning, and automation for the cutting room for more than 55 years. From its headquarters in Dalmine, Bergamo – the heart of “Made in Italy” textile production – to Asia and South America, FKgroup has carried its brand name with the most eminent Italian and international brands in textile production in all its segments, from fashion to home textile, from automotive to composite fabrics. FKgroup’s business philosophy is to change each environment into a new concept of production – a way of thinking that FKgroup applies to each of its customers with its “tailor made” service.

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