Vision + History

Trusted partner in workwear solutions for workers who want to feel proud and be safe

 

Our Vision

We are a business partner who continually adopts an end to end, solution focused approach to managing every phase in our partners' workwear cycle. We are Australia's largest workwear provider manufacturing over a million units each year shipping globally to over 30 countries. Whether you are a small business or a multi-national organisation with teams in place across the globe, the Workwear Group has the systems, processes and passion in place to deliver the best workwear solutions for your business.

 

Our Values

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Our History

Our brands have been proudly manufacturing, selling and distributing workwear for nearly a century.

1926

1926 KingGee established, manufacturing work overalls and later work separates

1930s

1930's Hard Yakka established, manufacturing workwear.

1936

1936 Edward Fletcher & Co established, later known as Stubbies Clothing Co, after the introduction of the famous Stubbies Short in 1972. Production initially limited to shirts; moved into workwear following production of clothing for troops during the war.

1962

1962 NNT established, manufacturing corporate uniforms

1995

1965 Stylecorp established, manufacturing corporate uniforms

2001

2001 KingGee and Stubbies joined Pacific Brands

2004

2004 Following a highly successful flotation, Pacific Brands was listed on the ASX and NZX

2007

2007 Pacific Brands acquires Hard Yakka, NNT and Stylecorp and becomes a leader in the workwear category


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2014
 The WORKWEAR Group is aquired as a division of Wesfarmers Industrial & Safety (WIS).