Giffard Newton Factory in Buckinghamshire,UK
Giffard Newton & Sons Ltd. began manufacturing working and occupational footwear in 1854. Five generations later, the company remains one of the UK’s leading suppliers of specialist footwear for the working environment.
Considerable manufacturing experience and expertise remains within the company. The design of new products is carried out by the company's in-house designers, with the development of new products carefully monitored from prototype to final mass production. This technical expertise is based at the company's new headquarters and warehouse complex in Essex.
The advanced approach is symbolised by the new range showcased on our website; there are exciting expansions to the and collection, together with updated and modern designs in our and waterproof ranges.
The company's reputation in the specialist firefighting market has spread worldwide. The fire boot, first introduced in 1985, was the first leather fire boot ever manufactured to safety standards; for over 20 years it has remained the U.K. market leader with the export market growing rapidly. The knowledge and expertise of a highly technical product is shared with all the safety footwear products in the company's portfolio.
Excellent customer service is paramount among the company's objectives. Giffard Newton's sales and customer service personnel offer unrivalled product and market place knowledge to their customers, ensuring total satisfaction in terms of protection and comfort to the wearer.
As a mark of quality, Giffard Newton is proud that it holds the quality system ISO 9001:2008, reinforcing the commitment to excellence in all of the company's endeavours.