YKK develops super lightweight aluminium slider | Trims News Japan
Home » News » Trims News » Ykk Develops Super Lightweight Aluminium Slider

YKK develops super lightweight aluminium slider


READ MORE ON Garment AccessoryTrims News JapanYKKZipper Manufacturer

YKK Lumina SliderThe YKK Group, world’s largest zipper manufacturer has developed a super lightweight aluminium slider, reducing the weight of its Lumina zipper by 50 per cent, along with the latest fastening solution.

The Lumina zipper range by YKK comprises of aluminium alloy elements and is known as the ‘lightweight’ series. According to YKK, the zipper is strong enough to fit a large size twelve chain, yet durable and light enough to complement a diverse range of leather goods products.

Using quality aluminium with fully polished elements, the Lumina aluminium chain and sliders are an optimal combination of lightweight and excellent corrosion resistance, says the Japanese company.

Also ReadYKK The world’s best zipper… reinventing Indian operations for a wider customer base

In addition, YKK has also unveiled its latest fastening solution: a stud that allows reversible use and so reduces the number of items in the application. It also reduces the need for multiple fabric layers to cover the parts, thereby eliminating thickness at its closure. The stud can be applied to small leather goods, as well as detachable linings in outerwear.

Founded in 1934, YKK develops and produces a range of fastening solutions, including zippers, hook-and-loop fasteners, fabric tapes and plastic products, snaps and buttons for all fashion applications and leather goods.


Have some news? Let us know on news@apparelresources.com

Comments are closed.

Recommended by Apparel Resources

Kingbird introduces high tenacity polyester yarn

Chinese yarn and thread manufacturer, Kingbird has created a high tenacity polyester yarn for North American and European markets. Suitable for technical textiles...

Coats’ Signal reflective tape enhances visibility in night

Coats Group plc, the world’s leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, has added in its portfolio Coats Signal, a range of...

Coats launches AS threads for outdoor apparel

Coats Group plc, the world’s leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, always comes up with new products and innovations to deliver...

Kingbird introduces ‘Standard 100 Oeko-Tex’ certified yarns and threads

China-based leading yarns and threads manufacturer, Kingbird, has introduced Oeko-Tex Standard 100 Certified yarns and threads. The manufacturer has already been certified with ATC,...

A&E launches eco-friendly industrial sewing thread in collaboration with Unifi

American & Efird (A&E), a global leader in industrial sewing thread manufacturing, has announced the official launch of an industry first, REPREVE® recycled core spun industrial sewing thread, Perma Core® using REPREVE...

Madura Coats launches Coats Permess Studio

Madura Coats, part of Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, in collaboration with Permess International has opened a Coats Permess Studio in...

Talon International to host exhibition in Los Angeles

Talon International Inc., a major global supplier of zippers, apparel fasteners, trim and stretch technology products, has announced that it will hold an...

Madeira unveils metallic embroidery thread – FS40

Metallic threads provide an unmatched look when used in embroidery. But, despite its great aesthetic value and enhancing designs feature, most of the...

Coats’ Red Heart yarn brand wins ‘Women’s Choice Award’

The Women’s Choice Award has honoured industrial thread manufacturer Coats as America’s most recommended yarn brand. The award, given to the company’s Red...

Bangladesh accessories exporters demand cash incentives

Garment accessories exporters in Bangladesh are demanding cash incentives from the Government to flourish their exports. The issue was raised by Bangladesh Garment...