VANCOUVER, BC, FEBRUARY 28, 2022 — Watson Gloves, a leader in distributing and manufacturing retail and industrial work gloves, currently in their 104th year of business, is pleased to announce the signing of an agreement for its first USA warehouse in Memphis, Tennessee.
As part of the company’s continued expansion and growth plan, Watson Gloves has executed an agreement for a sizable warehouse in Memphis, an established logistical hub.
“The Memphis warehouse will allow us to service our North American customers who conduct business across the border more efficiently as well provide new customers throughout the United States with leading edge and innovative hand protection.” says Kasey Whitman, President of Watson Gloves.”
The warehouse will provide inventory for the retail and industrial sector, cementing Watson’s role as a distribution hub for hand protection in the USA. Core products will be stocked at the new warehouse featuring industry leading innovations including the first sustainable gloves using post consumer recycled plastic bottles that are landfill biodegradable as they continue on the path of their Just Cause – protecting people and our planet.
“We’re excited to bring sustainability with fresh stylish patterns and colours to the retail sector in the United States launching for Spring 2022.” Says Rosemary Keon, Director of Retail USA. “Fashionable gloves to fit your sustainable lifestyle no matter the task at hand.”
As a company, this is an investment for the future which demonstrates Watson Gloves commitment to customer service, the environment and protecting workers hands.
“Watson Gloves is positioned to bring real value to US customers. Says Rodney Taylor, Director of Sales USA”. “We have the broadest portfolio of sustainable hand protection on the market today. These innovations combined with our core line of high-quality gloves will be a welcomed addition to the US industrial hand protection market. Further, we are confident that US customers will appreciate a supplier relationship that focuses on service and safety expertise.”
Contact Watson Gloves to learn how they can reduce your costs, consumption and injuries while providing top-of-the-line in hand protection. Click to view the USA Industrial Catalogue.
ABOUT WATSON GLOVES
Watson Gloves first started as a two-person shop selling gloves to Vancouver’s dock workers when they opened their doors in 1918. Today, they’ve grown across North America distributing quality gloves for work, home and play. Their glove innovations play a large part to their success, such as their push for more sustainable products into the market. Watson Gloves sell their gloves all across North America with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Mississauga, and also sell at select retailers and distributors in the USA and internationally. Product categories range from home improvement, gardening, construction, welding, automotive, recreational, and more with over 2,000 different styles offered. Learn more at www.watsongloves.com and follow Watson Gloves on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
Industrial Sales Contact:
Director of Sales Industrial, USA
Retail Sales Contact:
Director of Retail Accounts, USA