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

Co-produced by SPESA and Messe Frankfurt, the Texprocess Americas trade show 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.

Update: The 2020 Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas Symposiums have gone virtual! Like the in-person events, this monthly series will provide attendees the opportunity to learn from the brightest minds in both industry and academia.

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SPESA Member Spotlight

Methods Workshop

Methods Workshop is a leading developer and provider of engineering and costing software solutions for the global fashion and sewn products industries. Since 1982, Methods Workshop has provided more than 400 leading apparel, footwear, furniture, home fashion, transportation, industrial textiles, and other sewn products companies with the systems, support, consulting, training and certification they need to increase competitiveness and accelerate speed to market.

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