Protecting Against Fires With Flame Retardant Fabrics

We learn from a young age to have respect for fire. It is one of the most powerful and destructive forces on the planet, and can be difficult to stop once it gets going. This is because when materials burn they release gases. These gases then combine with oxygen and create larger flames which burn […]

Visit the Sweet-Orr team at Electra Mining 2018

Electra Mining is back and stronger than ever. This five-day event is the largest mining, construction, industrial and electrical exhibition in Africa and is coming to Johannesburg’s Expo Centre between the 10 and 14 September, 2018. Naturally, the Sweet-Orr team will be there engaging with visitors, answering questions and shedding light on the importance of […]

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 […]

Get Your Workwear Stitching Right

Often when workwear is the focus of any conversation, the fabric chosen forms part of the chit-chat. However, often omitted, stitching choice plays an important role in garment production. Differently materials and designs require a certain kind stitching in order to deliver on high-quality expectations. When delving into workwear consider the fabric, garment type and […]

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