From design to distribution, we provide a comprehensive range of services & solutions, including expert consulting, cutting-edge machinery, lean production solutions, expert repairs, high-quality parts & supplies, spreading solutions, cutting solutions, sewing solutions, robotic sewing solutions, heat bonding solutions, ultrasonic bonding solutions, embroidery solutions, quilting solutions, ai-powered autonomous towing & forklift solutions, ai-powered cleaning robots, ai-powered robotic loading & unloading solutions, overhead material handling systems, power generation solutions, air solutions, workflow solutions, and ai-powered robotic packaging solutions. Our goal is to assist you with maintaining productivity, without costly delays and shutdowns. Let us be your absolute source for all of your cutting room, sewing room, and textile machinery.
Our approach to business is guided by honesty, transparency, and principle. Our customer-centric approach aims to build and maintain long-term sustainable relationships. Upholding the highest standards of business conduct, we maintain respectful and ethical relationships with the customers we serve, with our partners, and with our vendors.
HISTORY and KNOWLEDGE
Kevin J. Kennedy, son of Bradley J. Kennedy Sr., is the third generation of the Kennedy family to work in the textile industry. At age 17, Bradley J. Kennedy Sr. started his career in Philadelphia, PA, in a cutting room ($00.35 Per Hour) for women's apparel manufacturer Jonathan Logan/ Act III before moving to Spartanburg, SC in 1968, to help with their Spartanburg, SC cutting and sewing operation. Bradley Sr. was later the founder and owner of L&K and Shelby Dye & Finishing in 1970, with operations in Spartanburg SC, Gaffney SC, Shelby NC, and the Dominican Republic. L&K produced ladies polyester activewear with product showrooms in New York NY, Atlanta GA, Miami FL, and Las Vegas NV. "Lucky Tops" and "Love and Kisses" labels were manufactured by L&K and sold in Belk's, JC Penney, and Bloomingdales among many others. L&K was also featured in Vanity Fair, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Mademoiselle, and Vogue magazines.Bradley Sr. continued to operate Shelby Dye & Finishing and started BJK Co. through the 1990s, Bradley Sr. was key to the success of several other textile businesses in Spartanburg County, most of which are still in operation today. Kevin, at age 17, along with his father, Bradley Sr., started and operated BJ Kennedy Corp., Inc., which operated as research and development service, just-in-time production, and provided private label cutting and sewing services, with operations in Spartanburg, SC.
BJ Kennedy Corp., Inc. continued cutting and sewing operations until 2006. In 2007, Kevin was offered the opportunity to sell sewing, cutting, and textile machinery with a leading sewing and cutting machine distributor in Pittsburgh, PA, until 2020. Kennedy Sewing and Cutting Supply was established in 2021. With 33 years of hands-on experience, let us provide your company with our assured and proven cutting room, sewing room, and textile machinery solutions. We provide you with the most advanced and proven technologies available to us globally.
REGIONS WE SERVE
We provide our products and services to manufacturers & contractors throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central & South America, and the Caribbean Islands.