Where is the White Pepper Apparel product made?
Our factory is a textile design and manufacturer company located in Portugal, who are dedicated to the development and production of styles and fashion collections in an environmentally friendly manner.
The factory are audited by SEDEX regularly. The SEDEX audit is based on site visits, policy reviews and interviews with the teams. It focuses on health and safety, labour, environment, and business ethics. From this, they have earned the SMETA certification, which is the world's most widely used audit. Companies use SMETA to help understand and make improvements to working conditions and environmental performance in their business and supply chain.
The fabrics we used for our first capsule collection 'EcoLuxe' come from a mill Carvico in Italy who are Oekotex100 certified and are made from recycled nylon. Our production manufacturer have been accredited by Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) and Global Recycling Standard (GRS). There is also a focus on waste reduction and checks on the working conditions.
We care about where our garments are made, who makes them and the condition in which they are made. We will continue to work closely with our factory partners and strive to make each capsule more sustainable than the last through innovative practices and new eco-friendly fabrications.
Why should I know who made my product?
Transparency regarding the factory workers who craft our products is paramount because it upholds ethical integrity and builds trust with our customers. By openly sharing information about the working conditions, fair wages, and treatment of our factory workers, we demonstrate our commitment to social responsibility and sustainability. This transparency also holds us accountable, motivating continuous improvement and ensuring that our production processes align with our values of respect, fairness, and dignity for all individuals involved in our supply chain.
What do these individuals do at the factory?
The dedicated factory workers at White Pepper Apparel are the unsung heroes behind the brand's exceptional products. These skilled individuals pour their expertise, hard work, and commitment into every garment they manufacture. Their meticulous attention to detail ensures that each piece meets the high standards of quality and craftsmanship. They operate machinery, sew fabrics, and handle intricate designs, turning raw materials into fashion statements.
Why are they so important?
Without their expertise and hard work, the brand would not be able to maintain its reputation for delivering high-quality, stylish apparel to a wide audience. The factory workers are crucial contributors, enabling the brand to thrive in a competitive fashion industry while maintaining a commitment to ethical and fair labor practices.