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SEAMS Hosts Annual Gala Networking Event at 2018 Texprocess America


SEAMS Momentum continues with announcement of the Annual Gala Event Sponsors

WAKE FOREST, NC – May 21, 2018 – SEAMS, the National Association and Voice for the U.S. Sewn Products Industry for over 50 years today announced the sponsor lineup for its upcoming networking Gala at Texprocess America taking place May 22 – 24, 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. SEAMS hosts the must attend “Building the Bridge for a Better US Supply Chain” networking Gala on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Omni Hotel.

Will Duncan, Executive Director, is driving the growth and momentum for SEAMS leading up to this event with new members, a new brand and website, and a strong network of leading manufacturers, brands and suppliers. “We are growing and attracting new members daily and our network is becoming stronger as we Build a Bridge for a Stronger US Supply Chain,” Duncan states. “The attendance for our Gala and our strategic sponsors will make this a very special year to attend.” We are honored to have them participate in the SEAMS organization and in the Gala Event.”

Sponsors for the 2018 Gala include Champion Thread Company and LACorp, two long-standing SEAMS members as the Platinum Sponsors. Additional sponsors include Contempora Fabrics, Buhler Quality Yarns, Dunn Trimming & Binding, Eastex, Hemingway Apparel, J. Smith Lanier & Co., Messe Frankfurt, Methods Workshop and Will Duncan & Associates.

In addition to the Gala Event, SEAMS members will be available to meet with industry attendees at The SEAMS “Supply Chain USA” Pavilion (Booth #’s1409 – 1814), where 35 member companies represent Retailers/Brands, Manufacturers, Textile Providers, Suppliers and Technology Providers. “We urge everyone to visit our Pavilion and meet the dynamic industry leaders that are a part of the SEAMS movement for Made in America”. Duncan continues “this is one of the most exciting times in our industry as we see this movement take off and the momentum we are experiencing in member growth is just the tip of the iceberg.”


SEAMS, the National Association for the Sewn Products and Textile Industries, promotes the continued growth of the USA fashion, sewn products and textiles industries through educational programs, networking opportunities, business opportunity matchmaking, industry collaboration and special member benefits packages. SEAMS members comprise textiles providers, contract manufacturers, brands, vertical retailers and their suppliers and service providers to collectively represent the complete concept-to-consumer supply chain. Soft goods industry executives, managers, professionals and entrepreneurs leverage their SEAMS membership to gain new business, stay informed of industry issues and trends, find solutions to productivity and operational challenges, manage costs and increase productivity. For more information, visit us at www.seams.org

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