Coats Fact: NASA used specially engineered Coats Vectran Thread for parachutes & airbags on the Mars Rover mission.
Coats Fact: Thousands of surgical operations are made possible every day because of Coats' thread.
Coats Fact: 67% of all cardboard material we use is recycled.
Coats Fact: Coats has over 20,000 employees in more than 70 countries around the world.
Coats Fact: In 1879 Thomas Edison used Coats thread as the filament in his famous light bulb experiments.
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.