Nice to Know
Kashket & Partners, Firmin & Sons, and E C Snaith & Son are all members of Firmin House owned by the Kashket family.
- EthicalOur company has SA 8000 which is a formal Social Accountability and Ethical Supply Chain management accreditation standard.
- ManufacturingOur company has 2 UK based factories producing the majority of our products. By default we use our UK facilities. We use offshore suppliers when our customers request us to do so and only if they conform to our high ethical, environmental and quality standards.
- SkillsOur company still has, in UK all of the skills associated with fine tailoring, hat making and accoutrement manufacture. We employ more than 100 UK based skilled artisans.
- QualityOur company holds the ISO 9001 - 2008 gold standard for Quality Management in the workplace.
- CustomersAlong with our Royal Warrants of appointment our company is appointed to many other Royal Courts and Governments around the world.
- Kashket & Partners are the current exclusive supplier to UK Ministry of Defence on contract DC3A/3003 for supply of Ceremonial Garments.
- Firmin & Sons are the current exclusive supplier to UK Ministry of Defence on contracts DC3B/3520 and DC3B/3503 for supply of metal badges, buttons, helmets and cuirasses.