Pittards in Ethiopia the subject of BBC News Online feature

Pittards history and long experience of manufacturing in Ethiopia is the subject of an article on the BBC News online. Published on 24th October, it details the growth of the gloving operation in Addis Ababa as well as our tannery south of the city. Focusing on the opportunity for growth in the country, CEO Reg Hankey says, “Ethiopia has come a very long way over the last 23 years since I first visited, and the last decade in particular has witnessed massive positive changes.” He goes on to say, “We have put down roots, this changes relationships and thinking – we see things from the inside and the outside, giving us a unique position for further development.” To read the full article visit the BBC News website.