FENTON, Mo. - March 2021 — Tacony Corporation, a privately held manufacturer and distributor that provides the world with better solutions for sewing, cleaning and home, announced today that Shannon Wilson has been named chief financial officer.
August 2020, St. Louis, MO - Tacony Corporation hosted its annual Baby Lock Tech virtually this year, live from their studio in Fenton, MO.
The sewing industry has seen a “serge” (pun intended) in sales during the pandemic. Tacony’s own Jeff Fuller, VP of Retail Marketing, and Baby Lock USA customer George Moore of Moore’s Sewing Centers spoke with CNN Business to share our experience and excitement for new makers entering the sewing world. Read the full article here: https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/13/business/sewing-machines-demand/index.html
MARCH 2020 – St. Louis, MO.
November 2019 – St. Louis, MO – Throughout 2019, Baby Lock has donated sewing, embroidery, and quilting machines to a variety of charities in need across the country. These organizations have found unique and creative ways to use sewing to further their missions and bring aid to those in need.
MARCH 2019, FENTON, MO – Tacony Corporation has announced the promotion of Don Mullen to Senior Director of National Accounts in the Commercial Floor Care Sales Division.
MARCH 2019, FENTON, MO — Tacony Corporation, a leading distributor and manufacturer of consumer and commercial goods, announced its sale of Regency Ceiling Fans and related assets to Hinkley Lighting effective February 28, 2019. The announcement was made by Tacony CEO, Kristi Tacony Humes.
ST. LOUIS (February 2019) - For the first time in the brand’s 30-year history, Simplicity Vacuums are now available in a variety of mass-market and online retailers.
FEBRUARY 2019, FENTON, MO — Tacony Corporation has promoted Nicki Godare to Senior Vice President, Human Resources.
FEBRUARY 2019, FENTON, MO — Tacony Corporation has added a new executive to its leadership team: Vice President of Sales for Commercial Floor Care, Tim Schaumburg.
ST. LOUIS (November 14, 2017) – Nancy’s Notions and parent company Tacony Corporation join the sewing industry and fans around the world in mourning the passing of sewing icon and Nancy’s Notions founder Nancy Zieman. Staff and leadership at Tacony are remembering Nancy as a dear friend and colleague, beloved throughout the industry.