We select our factories very carefully, seeking the best from around the world. This way, we ensure top-quality output and that production standards are complied with. We only work with factories that can assure auditable standards of safe, fair, legal and humane working conditions. We work with some great people.

 

Clothing Tags | AS Colour

SHIRTS – NINGBO, CHINA

A recent excellent addition in our affiliates, this factory specialises in shirts and tailoring.

  • Working with AS Colour since February 2014, we found this factory on a 2013 visit to China and they have confidently been meeting our standards and requirements
  • This factory has 150 workers
  • Sourcing a factory that specialises in shirts and tailoring was important when we decided to venture into this style
  • We have an incredibly helpful account manager who specialises in fabric and fit
  • They have a special programme in place that covers medical care, retirement care and unemployment insurance for their workers
  • This factory was last audited in October
  • Certifications: Silver WRAP Certificate, BSCI Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • Production for: 5401, 5403, 5405, 5406, 5407, 5408, 4031, 5020, 4016, 4042, 5409, 4036, 5910
Sewing Kit | AS Colour

SWEATSHIRTS, FRENCH TERRY – NINGBO, CHINA

Ningbo is one of China’s oldest cities and home to the supplier we’ve worked with longest, building a solid relationship.

  • Working with AS Colour since October 2007
  • This factory has 197 workers
  • We have been trading with this factory the longest as they continue to produce high quality products
  • Their social programme includes medical care and free on-site meals
  • Certifications: Gold WRAP Certificate, BSCI certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in June
  • Production house for: 5106, 5107, 5108, 5109, 5205, 5207, 5208, 5904, 5905, 4032, 3019/20, 3023/4, 3025/6, 4039
Cotton Spools | AS Colour

SWEATSHIRTS, FLEECE; PANTS / SHORTS; KNIT & MORE – NINGBO, CHINA

Another trusted long-term supplier, providing some of our best-selling styles.

  • Working with AS Colour since November 2009
  • This factory has 150 workers
  • They make some of our oldest and most popular styles
  • As knitting specialists they also make some of our newest garments  the Simple Knit and our Cuff and Dock beanies
  • We use Australian wool for our 5030 Simple Knit, which is tested and certified by AWTA
  • This factory also makes our modal products; we only use the best quality modal, sourced from Austria
  • Certifications: Silver WRAP Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in September
  • Production house for: 5039, 5040, 5102, 5104, 5202, 5204, 5209, 5302, 5030, 5901, 5902, 5903, 5907, 5908, 5909, 1106, 1107, 1112, 4007, 4011, 4017, 4018, 4019, 4021, 4035, 3001, 3003, 3017/8, 3021/2

 


JACKETS – NINGBO, CHINA

This factory manufactures our techincal fabrics. They have been great to work with and we enjoy the growing relationship.

  • Working with AS Colour since August 2014, this factory was found on a 2013 visit to China
  • This factory has 350 workers
  • One of the newest additions to the AS Colour family of factories
  • Staff are incredibly knowledgeable and helpful
  • Certifications: WRAP Certificate, BSCI Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in June
  • Production for: 5501, 5502, 5503, 5504, 5505, 5506, 5508, 5906, 5907, 4024, 4025, 4026, 4027, 4029, 4030

 

hats | AS Colour

CAPS / HATS – YANGZHOU, CHINA

A small factory with only three clients, working with the best materials.

  • Working with AS Colour since October 2012
  • This factory has 75 workers
  • They source fabrics in Korea, home of the best cap materials
  • We currently have 11 different style hats being manufactured here
  • This small factory makes products only for us and two other customers
  • Certifications: Gold WRAP Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in May
  • Production for: 1101,1102,1103, 1104, 1105, 1108, 1109, 1110, 1111, 1113, 1114

 

 

Boxes | AS Colour

BAGS – HONG KONG, CHINA

A recent addition to our small family of factories is our bespoke bag maker. They provide top quality trims and fabrics

  • Working with AS Colour since October 2014, this factory was introduced to us by another trusted supplier
  • This factory has 120 workers
  • Certifications: ISO:9001, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in April
  • Production for: 1001, 1003, 1004, 1007, 1008, 1009, 1010, 1011

 

SOCKS, UNDERWEAR & BELTS – HONG KONG, CHINA

Also in Hong Kong the newest addition to our family of factories is our expert underwear manufacturer who have been extremely helpful with guiding AS Colour into a new territory. 

  • Working with AS Colour since March 2015, this factory was found on a 2013 visit to China
  • This factory has 430 workers
  • Certifications: Gold WRAP, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • Production for: 1201, 1202, 1203, 1204, 1205, 1206, 1401, 1402
Plain, coloured T-Shirts | AS Colour

180 GSM T-SHIRTS / SINGLETS – DHAKA, BANGLADESH

One of our best factories, which continues to set the benchmark in quality.

  • Working with AS Colour since February 2010
  • This factory has 2500 workers
  • Our most coveted style, the 5001 Staple Tee, is made here at one of our best factories
  • They are hugely responsible for setting the quality benchmark in which all other styles follow
  • Certifications: Silver WRAP Certificate, BSCI Certificate. Fire and Safety Accord, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in July
  • Production for: 5001, 5010, 5038, 5041, 5052

Sewing Tools | AS Colour

150 & 220 GSM T-SHIRTS / SINGLETS – NARAYANGANJ, BANGLADESH

Located in Narayanganj, not far from the capital Dhaka, the majority of this factory's production is for us.

  • Working with AS Colour since December 2010
  • This factory has 500 workers
  • This small factory makes products only for us and two other customers. We are responsible for around 90% of their production
  • They operate a social programme which provides the occasional meal for workers and their families
  • Certifications: BSCI Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate, Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS).
  • This factory was last audited in September
  • Production for: 5003, 5005, 5006, 5007, 5011, 5012, 5014, 5021, 5024, 5025, 5026, 5027, 5028, 5031, 5032, 5033, 4008, 4010, 4023, 4033, 4040, 5001M, 4041, 5042, 5043, 4001G, 4037, 4038

Pattern Cutting | AS Colour

150 GSM T-SHIRTS / SINGLETS – DHAKA, BANGLADESH

A reputable and reliable supplier that consistently maintains and meets our high standards.

  • Working with AS Colour since 2013
  • We have recently moved two of our oldest and best styles, the 5002 Paper Tee and 4002 Wafer Tee, to this factory. They are, so far, the only factory that has been able to maintain our high standard for 150 GSM cotton
  • They have a medical centre which provides free medical treatment; they also have a contract with a hospital to provide advanced medical treatment for employees if needed
  • Certifications: BSCI Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate, Fire and Safety Accord
  • Production for: 5002, 4002, 5004, 4004

 

Custom Pockets | AS Colour

200 GSM T-SHIRTS – DHAKA, BANGLADESH

The newest supplier for AS Colour.

  • Working with AS Colour since March 2017
  • This factory has 500 workers
  • Certifications: WRAP Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate
  • This factory was last audited in March
  • Production for: 5050

 

Sewing Machine | AS Colour

POLO SHIRTS & 200 GSM T-SHIRTS – DHAKA, BANGLADESH

An older established supplier of cotton fabric.

  • Working with AS Colour since December 2014
  • This factory has 610 workers
  • Certifications: BSCI Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate, Fire and Safety Accord
  • This factory was last audited in July
  • Production for: 4402, 5402, 5404, 5029

Tote Bag | AS Colour

180 GSM T-SHIRTS – DHAKA, BANGLADESH

We added this factory to give relief to our 5001 Staple Tee factory.

  • Working with AS Colour since March 2014
  • This factory has 722 workers
  • Certifications: WRAP Certificate, Oeko-Tex Certificate, fire and Safety Accord
  • This factory was last audited in March
  • Production for: 4001, 5009, 5013, 3005, 3006, 3007, 3008