Coats Fact: In 1879 Thomas Edison used Coats thread as the filament in his famous light bulb experiments.
Coats Fact: Thousands of surgical operations are made possible every day because of Coats' thread.
Coats Fact: With a rich heritage established in the 1750's, Coats was one of the world's first multi-national companies.
Coats Fact: The origin of Coats can be traced to the 1750's when James & Patrick Clark worked in the textile & weaving trade in Paisley, Scotland.
Coats Fact: NASA used specially engineered Coats Vectran Thread for parachutes & airbags on the Mars Rover mission.
Coats Fact: Our Restricted Substances List is considered one of the most rigorous in the industry.