Coats Fact: The history of Coats spans four centuries and six continents.
Coats Fact: Coats products are sold in over 100 countries.
Coats Fact: In 1879 Thomas Edison used Coats thread as the filament in his famous light bulb experiments.
Coats Fact: Coats has more than 70 manufacturing facilities supplying industrial and crafts customers across six continents.
Coats Fact: Thousands of surgical operations are made possible every day because of Coats' thread.
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.