Company Profile

 

Leo Garments (Pty) Ltd was established in January 1983.

Our focus is the manufacture of Protective Overwear: Ballistic Protective Wear, Freezer and Cold Protective Wear, Rain Protective Wear, Chemical Protective Wear, Abrasion Protective Wear, Cut/Stab Protective Wear, Related products for safety, security, military, uniform and promotional Industries.

Mission.

To manufacture Protective Overwear to the highest standard through consistent innovation and and investment in technology, machinery, process and people.

Vision.

To be an internationally recognised manufacturer of Protective Overwear.

Company Location

Head Office and Factory: Central business district of Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.

Gauteng Depot: Edenvale, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng, South Africa

United Kingdom, Eire, Mainland Europe, Russia, America and the Far East
Physical: 360 Textile Technologies, Saxonburg, 5 Clifford Avenue, ILKLEY, West Yorkshire, LS29 0AS, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 7956 774815
Email: sales@360textiles.com

Certification and Membership

  • ISO 9001:2015 Accredited by the British Standards Institute.
  • National Bargaining Council of the Clothing industry: Level A compliant,
  • Department of Labour South Africa:
    • Registered for Unemployment Insurance.
    • Registered for Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Disease.
    • Registered as a designated employer for Employment Equity.
  • Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Level 1, Procurement Recognition Level of 135%.
  • Member of the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
  • Member of the Southern African Protective Equipment Marketing Association (SAPEMA).
  • Corporate member of the South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
  • Facilities Security Clearance from ARMSCOR designated “RESTRICTED”
  • SEDEX Registered

Staff

Leo Garments differentiates itself from other clothing industries in terms of the type of products manufactured. It has a highly qualified specialized team of managers and operators who have vast experience in the protective overwear industry. Leo Garments has a dedicated Design and Development team who are always innovating in terms of product development.

Machinery and technology

Leo Garments constantly upgrades its machines. Specialised machines, such as tape seam sealing, high frequency and ultrasonic welding, embroidery, quilting and computerised pattern sewers are used to enhance product quality and adhere to stringent safety regulations. We have amongst the largest seam sealing capacity in the region.

Customer Base

Leo Garments is a supplier to re-sellers of protective clothing and related products. The company prides itself in being associated with some of the predominant role players in the safety industry. The company also tenders for South African national government orders. It has supplied rainwear to the South African Air Force, the South African Police Service and the South African Navy and Cold Protective Wear to the South African Military Health Service and the South African Navy.

Skills development training

Leo Garments engages in employee development programmes offered by the FP&M SETA and other training providers. The company also contributes to worker academic improvement programmes by the way of study grants.

Corporate social responsibility

Leo Garments is always mindful of its corporate social responsibility and contributes generously to various charities in both time and financially.

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