Location: Barcelos, Portugal.
The factory was founded in 1982 and has 60 employees.
The familiy owned business is run by the founder and his two daughters. With almost 40 years of history, the company has a long experience in production of quality garments in circular knits in combination with different kind of materials. All processes after fabric production are handled in the company’s facilities: fabric inspection, cutting on automated cutting lines, sewing, steaming and ironing, finishing and packing.
The company has signed up for 3rd party inspection under Sedex. The conditions for health & safety, human rights aspects and security are verified through independent audits. The manufacturer is also close to completing OEKO-TEX 100 certification and is registered with BCI to work with more sustainable cotton.
Notes by K has contracted a local representative in Portugal to create full transparency in the supply chain of our products. We work with certified materials, such as sustainable viscose based on wood from sustainable forestry and organic materials. Our manufacturers are inspected on our behalf before production begins and throughout the production process until the goods are packaged and shipped.