Where do you manufacture?
Our product is designed in New Zealand, the superfine merino top is spun and woven and finished in India in a sweatshop free environment. We are dedicated to sourcing the best environmentally friendly fabric manufacturing and finishing processes, to ensure our fabrics remain a sustainable and biodegradable resource.
Merino Kids uses a very stringent set of criteria when considering employing any manufacturing partners. We have developed a small number of key partners in New Zealand, Portugal and India.
Ethics are crucial to the operation of Merino Kids as we develop more sustainable business practices. Our business partners must be honest, ethical and, likewise, committed to fair labour practices, so that we can deliver a pure and authentic product to all our customers.
Merino Kids operates by the following list of standards and we work with our manufacturing partners to ensure that they work to the same high standards.
- No child labour
- No forced labour
- Employees shall be treated fairly with respect and dignity
- Safe and healthy working environment
- Fair wages, benefits and hours or work
- Comply with legal and ethical business practices
- Gender equality and non discrimination