About Us

Our History

Learn about our 200 years in business.

1817-2017: Historical Milestones.

“Innovation is the fiber of our business. We strive to be viewed not as a supplier of parts but as a highly reliable partner willing to commit capital, expertise, and excellence in execution. By doing this, we will materially enhance our customers’ ability to achieve their growth strategy faster and with less risk.” –Jeb Head, President

Atkins & Pearce, Inc. (est. 1817) is a leading manufacturer of braided technical textiles based in Covington, Kentucky. We produce and process industrial cordage and twine, coated insulation sleeving, tubing, expandable sleeving, lacing tapes, tie cords, candlewick, and custom braided textile products. We offer our clients 200 years of fiber technology expertise and the most advanced textile processing capabilities on the market. We establish strong partnerships with clients that are founded on collaborating to achieve your growth goals.

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DSC_0156Our Culture

Atkins & Pearce celebrates a long and rich heritage of caring for our employees and our business partners. We are a 7th generation, family-owned business that has thrived for nearly 200 years. Our commitment to integrity, candid communication, reliable service, and domestic production of quality products is what has allowed us to remain an industry leader for centuries.

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As a 7th generation, family-owned company, we strive for excellence through family values and integrity in everything we do. We hold all of our employees to the same level of accountability and expect each individual to contribute to the team through candid communication, persuasion and conflict resolution. Understanding our culture and core values is key to understanding who we are, how we operate and what we stand for.

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