Mister Y’s mysteries (part 5)

Here’s a new mystery for you:

Why do so many zips have the letters “YKK” on them. What does “YKK” stand for?

Give it your best guess – then check back here for the answer (if no one gets it first).

3 thoughts on “Mister Y’s mysteries (part 5)

  1. OK, since no one else wanted to guess:

    As per Wikipedia:

    “YKK” stands for “Yoshida Kōgyō Kabushikigaisha” – the name of the YKK Group – which is a Japanese group of manufacturing companies. They are the world’s largest zipper manufacturer; but they also manufacture other fastening products, architectural products, and industrial machinery.

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