commercial and industrial sewing First Response Custom Sewing, Inc. is a full-service commercial and industrial sewing manufacturing contractor. Our services include a variety of customer and heavy-industrial products. We can assist in the designing of new products or can work with modifying your existing items to meet your current needs. Our job is to see the process through to a quality-finished product. Because we also know that our customers’ needs are urgent, we are committed to efficiency!

Here is a sample of the services we offer to our customer:

• Designing and producing a prototype to meet your specifications
• Light and industrial sewing
• Source material
• Custom screen printing or embroidery
• Die cutting
• An assorted size of grommets along with a variety of fastening snaps
• Quality and inspection of all finished products
• Packaging and shipping to you or to your customer
• All products proudly manufactured in the USA!

joe bleach, ceo of first response custom sewingJoe Bleach, CEO
Joe has over 25 years experience in the manufacturing industry, that includes apparel, custom bags, covers, insulation products, assorted straps and safety products. Joe started at the ground level of the manufacturing industry back in 1980 with experience in spreading, cutting of materials, supervising production and managing an entire manufacturing facility. Today Joe presides over First Response Custom Sewing, Inc. and strongly believes there is a need in our country to manufacture custom sewn products. First Response ensures customers they will receive the best quality product and it will be delivered on time!


granger sharkey, engineering, first response custom sewing Granger Sharkey, Engineering/Mechanical
With over 30 years experience in the sewing and manufacturing industry, Granger has extensive knowledge in industrial sewing machine repair, designing and engineering products that include upholstery, apparel, custom bags, safety products and assorted securing straps.

tracey demory, customer service, first response custom sewing Tracey Demory - Purchasing & Customer Service
Tracey has over 20 years experience In the manufacturing industry including production, shipping, receiving, customer service and purchasing of materials. Tracey works diligently to ensure all materials are in house and ready for production to meet our customers deadlines.



"FRCS is able to consistently produce high quality products that we both can stand behind and be proud of. I continually seek out their opinion and judgment regarding design, material selection, and quality control, and inspection. In short, we have, what I believe is, a good working relationship...."

Doug Baker
Baker Bag, LLC.

"I have worked with the employees of First Response Custom Sewing for three years and have received nothing but the best service. Joe and his team have always been quick to respond whenever we needed anything – providing top service even when they were under tight deadlines. Furthermore, their products are excellent. They are a joy to do business with...."

Naeran Rubio
DHS Technologies