PCIAW®ONLINE Trusted Member Profile
The PCIAW® is pleased to welcome BTTG®/Shirley® as a PCIAW® Trusted Member and looks forward to extending new opportunities for members by connecting buyers with suppliers for workwear, corporatewear and PPE.
BTTG® is a leading independent organisation for testing and certification of Personal Protection Equipment and Construction Products. BTTG® has clients in over 70 countries with offices located in Bangladesh, China, India, Kenya, Pakistan, Singapore, Vietnam and the UK. In a similar vein, Shirley® provides unrivalled and expert reassurance through its technical services and offers a comprehensive range of independent testing services.
BTTG®/Shirley® offers a century of reassurance and innovation. BTTG® was formed in 1988 by the merger of the world renowned Shirley Institute and the Wool Industries Research Association (WIRA), organisations that were founded just after the First World War to undertake textile research. Since 1919, both organisations have made major contributions to the development of textiles and performance materials.
The PCIAW® works diligently to strengthen the influence of the industry and enable future development through a single industry-specific voice, providing solutions which facilitate business growth, product innovation and strong brands for PCIAW® Trusted Members.
PCIAW® works across the entire supply chain of the professional clothing industry, from fibre, thread and yarn producers; fabric, fastenings and accessories companies; to the end-product manufacturers from head to toe. As PCIAW® connects the professional clothing industry, our trusted members have become ever more interconnected as they collaboratively adopt each other’s innovative technologies to achieve higher quality.
We strive to expand our international membership base to reach every corner of the globe. Raymond Group, Milliken & Company, Hunter Apparel Solutions, Carrington Textiles, Lenzing, Gerber Technology, BTTG®, Shirley Technologies, Invista Cordura Brand, W L Gore, Anivec, Incorporatewear, Cobmex Apparel are all PCIAW® Trusted Members.