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Company Profile

Socks World International Ltd was established in 1997. We are importers and distributors of our own brand products and bespoke orders of socks, underwear, hats and licensed character socks. We are at the forefront of design and innovation of hosiery and we are one of the largest stock holders in the United Kingdom.

We operate a business to business model, catering to major retailers and wholesalers in the United Kingdom, Europe, USA and Australia. Our market capability is expanding all the time, as we focus on growth, new product development and modernisation. We have a sister company, which is based in Istanbul, Turkey .This is our manufacturing facility producing our product range for the Global Market. This allows us an excellent competitive advantage over our competitors. It allows us to confidently operate by:

  1. Full control over ethical standards, product quality and environmental impact. 
  1. We are audited regularly by both domestic and international Retail Companies.
  1. We are committed to sustaining and improving work standards.
  1. Our pricing is extremely competitive and in most cases instantaneous, as we hold a large stock of yarn at our facility.
  1. Excellent turnaround time, which is crucial to meet the demand of the ever changing trends in design and fashion.
  1. We are focused on expanding on our own brands, which are associated with quality.


Why Choose Socks World International Ltd

We offer an end to end solution from concept design to a delivered finished product.

Our Warehouse In United Kingdom

Our 25,000 square feet warehouse with 3000 pallet capacity, based in Hatfield Hertfordshire, allows us to store our core stock lines. We operate a 5S warehouse strategy, where everything has a place. The warehouse is managed by a dedicated team to ensure that the packaging and delivery of our products, be it from stock or a bespoke order is handled with care and diligence.


Our Factory

Our Factory is one of the greatest assets to our company. Our production facility allows, quick turnaround times, consistent quality and with over 30 years of experience, we are one of the leading socks manufacturers in Istanbul We are a trusted and preferred supplier to many large UK retail outlets. 


Our production facility has a broad capacity and the factory can fulfil all orders from large to small. We have a large and varied machine park to cater to new trends, and a focus on modernising our systems. Our machines are continuously in operation, producing core stock range lines.


We have 30 years’ experience of dealing with major retailers and brands throughout the UK and Europe. Our major customers include: Primark / Penneys, Tesco, Peacocks, Aldi, Original Factory shop etc.

Certification & Membership:

We are committed working in a responsible manner in both in our dealings with Customers, Employees and our Environment.


We have the following certifications:


Sedex is a membership organisation for businesses committed to continuous improvement of the ethical performance of their supply chains. Companies join Sedex in order to use the Sedex web-based system, participate in Sedex governance , participate in working groups , network and engage with other Sedex members , utilise Sedex value-added services.

ISO 14001 : 2004

ISO 14001:2004 specifies requirements for an environmental management system to enable an organization to develop and implement a policy and objectives which take into account legal requirements and other requirements to which the organization subscribes, and information about significant environmental aspects. It applies to those environmental aspects that the organization identifies as those which it can control and those which it can influence. It does not itself state specific environmental performance criteria.

ISO 9001: 2008

ISO 9001:2008 specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization

needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide product that meets customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for continual improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

TS EN ISO 18001:2007

 What are the benefits of OHSAS 18001?

It ensures that an organisation has the measures and controls to manage the risks associated with their activities. It will also demonstrate its commitment to stakeholders, improve operational performance through better accident management and reduced downtime.

Oeko-Tex® Standard 100,

For many consumers in target markets such as Europe or Japan, evidence that textile products are harmless to health is becoming an increasingly important factor when making a purchase decision with the Oeko-Tex® label offers all textile and clothing manufacturers with valid certificates an effective way of drawing more attention to their products. Unless there is a visible label on the textile, the consumer is not in a position to assess the human ecological quality of the textiles.



Our clients feel confident when placing orders with Socks World international Ltd and our Factory. We believe that with our experience and team work in Istanbul and Hatfield, we have the ideal set up and we are always happy to speak with potential customers and present our company.


Our Established Brands- Overview:     



-        Licensed Brands

Overview This range will be rapidly expanded over the course of the year.