Nice to Know

  • Ownership
    Kashket & Partners, Firmin & Sons, and E C Snaith & Son are all members of Firmin House owned by the Kashket family.

  • Ethical
    Our company has SA 8000 which is a formal Social Accountability and Ethical Supply Chain management accreditation standard.

  • Manufacturing
    Our company has 2 UK based factories producing the majority of our products. By default we use our UK facilities. We use offshore suppliers when our customers request us to do so and only if they conform to our high ethical, environmental and quality standards.

  • Skills
    Our company still has, in UK all of the skills associated with fine tailoring, button, badge and accoutrement manufacture. We employ more than 100 UK based skilled artisans.

  • Quality
    Our company holds the ISO 9001 - 2008 gold standard for Quality Management in the workplace.

  • Customers
    Along with our Royal Warrants of appointment our company is appointed to many other Royal Courts and Governments around the world.

  • Contracts

    • Kashket & Partners are the current exclusive supplier to UK Ministry of Defence for supply of Ceremonial Garments.
    • Firmin & Sons are the current exclusive supplier to UK Ministry of Defence for supply of metal badges, buttons, helmets and cuirasses.