Compliance lab


Pittards runs a safe, compliant manufacturing environment, it is ISO 14001 certified across both divisions and ISO 9000 certified and LWG bronze medal rated in the UK. Our Ethiopian division has been independently audited and certified against environmental and quality management standards by major brands. 

Pittards has been a pioneer in partnering with brands to establish MRSL compliance and has maintained its own in-house testing laboratory for over fifty years, ensuring delivery against technical standards and test criteria as well as being a proving ground for innovation and new technology.

Left: testing water resistance to pass Pittards WR100 standards.

Tax award copy

Best Practice

Pittards meets and often exceeds local labour, manufacturing, shipping and warehousing regulation standards. We operate to the highest standards of business practice, as evidenced by our tax compliance award in Ethiopia in 2019 and 2020. Our philosophy of doing the right thing extends beyond the immediate workplace, into the community.

Right: Pittards Ethiopia MD, Tsedenia Mekbib receives the 2020 award for tax compliance from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.