Investing in People...
Creating apprenticeships across all disciplines of the business in an important part of sustaining and maintaining the manufacturing heritage at Pittards. Project-based initiatives with the University of Northampton plus London College of Fashion have provided paid internships for young designers and developers.
Left: In the UK Ollie was South West Apprentice Company, Apprentice of the Year 2020
In Addis Ababa we work with charities such as Bravehearts Ethiopia and GOAL to find a way into work for disadvantaged people, providing skills training and advancement opportunities.
Always looking to increase the skill-set of of employees we provide regular opportunities to travel between divisions to further experience or provide additional educational experience.
Right: CEO Reg Hankey visits Bravehearts, Ethiopia.