The new Sweet-Orr showroom – Boksburg

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be opening our first Sweet-Orr showroom on the 14th of June. If you’re in Johannesburg, make sure you stop by the Terminal Lifestyle Centre in Boksburg to see it for yourself.   Although we’ve built up our name serving companies in the petrochemical, mining and processing industries, we always wanted […]

Sweet-Orr to exhibit at the A+A Trade Fair

Proving that our products are world-class and innovative, the Sweet-Orr team is getting ready to showcase its latest range of products at the A+A Trade Show in Dusseldorf, Germany from the 17th to the 20th of October. The A+A Trade Show is the largest international trade forum dedicated to safety, security and health at work. […]

Why You Should Be in Uniform

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Whether it’s worn permanently or on special events, more companies are realising the benefits that can be unlocked by uniform wearing staff. While some non-uniformed workers might enjoy expressing their individuality through carefully picked clothing choices, the convenience that comes official work attire shouldn’t be undervalued. Getting a Unified Look Some companies offer staff the […]

High-Visibility Workwear By Design

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High-visibility workwear or reflective workwear has made great advances in protecting the lives of not just workers but of motorcyclists, cyclists, runners and pedestrians alike. The innovation improves visibility of individuals at night or under low-visibility conditions and has subsequently lead to significantly lowered on and off-road fatalities. A Bright Start For High-Visibility Workwear High-visibility […]

Know Your Workwear Terms

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With a client list made up of over 500 companies, we interact and service a wide variety of highly-skilled individuals across many industries. While many proven entrepreneurs and highly experienced people are often confident with the terminology and jargon used within their field of work, the personal protective equipment industry can prove tricky. Workwear Terms […]

Why Do You Need Protective Wear?

Every job constantly comes with its own risks and dangers. It is important to identify these from the very beginning to avoid potential accidents and hazards. Many companies and employers may know this but have difficulty in identifying company needs, industry regulations, and basic staff requirements to complete each task. Why Is It Necessary Make […]

100% Cotton VS Polyester Blends

The benefits of choosing to wear 100% cotton, instead of a cotton blend (50% polyester and 50% cotton) are a constantly-evolving conversation in the textile manufacturing industry. Function is usually the primary determining factor influencing the choice of fabric. Workwear Basic Fabric Needs In the design process, various factors are considered to ensure garments produced […]

Personal Protective Equipment Best Practice

In the world of hazardous work environments, best practice makes perfect. Ok, best practice coupled with PPE, that is… Save Personal Protective Equipment for Last As mentioned before, PPE should only be used as a fail-safe when hazards cannot be eliminated, replaced with a safer process, or controlled. Only once measures to safeguard employees have […]