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Who We Are

The Sewn Products Equipment & Suppliers of the Americas (SPESA) is the industry association for suppliers to the sewn products industry. These suppliers are manufacturers and distributors of machinery, systems, technology, supply chain solutions, equipment, and parts, along with other products and services used for the development, manufacture, or distribution of sewn products.


SPESA has an established reputation of being a leading voice for the industry. It is our mission to provide members with the highest quality, networking, education, and advocacy for advancing their businesses within and beyond the global sewn products industry.


Members of SPESA also receive substantial discounts on their booth spaces during Texprocess Americas.


Texprocess Americas 2023

Stand at the Forefront of Sewn Product Innovation!

Co-produced by SPESA and Messe Frankfurt, the upcoming edition of Texprocess Americas will take place May 10-12, 2023 in Atlanta and will serve as a pivotal meeting point for the sewn products industry in 2023. Co-located with the renowned Techtextil North America, this unified platform presents the perfect opportunity for companies to reinforce B2B connections, keep track of sector advancements, and discover new technologies that can cost-effectively optimize your production.


✔️ Discover ground-breaking technology: Explore new technologies and solutions by leading industry brands.

✔️ One platform, multiple solutions: Identify unique products by industry innovators at the show's newly introduced Tech Zone and Start-Up Pavilion.

✔️ Gain new insights: Learn about industry advancements and best practices at the world-class Symposium and Techtalks, and discover new research and findings from universities within the Student Research Poster Program. 

Don't miss out on the latest advancements, networking with technology experts, and incredible sourcing opportunities at the best sewn products industry event of the year.

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SPESA hosts a series of can't-miss events each year, most notably its annual Executive Conference and Advancements in Manufacturing Technologies Conference, that pair professional development and networking with fun and memorable experiences. Click the link below to learn more about SPESA's annual events. 

With more than 20 years of history, Behind the Seams has become a leading resource for both SPESA members and their customers. Emails with the latest industry updates are disseminated the first and third Wednesday of every month to 16k+ readers. Subscribe to this free online news service at the link below. 

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Connect with Our Members

SPESA represents an expansive network of the best and brightest suppliers to the sewn products industry.


We invite you to browse through the nearly 100 SPESA members in the directory linked below. This directory provides supplier categories, information on each company, and contact details for each company.


You can also reach out to our team directly to discuss your specific business needs, and we will work to connect you with the right SPESA member.

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