Business ethics

With Stedman® you choose our experience and our customer service but more importantly you choose our core values:

  • Quality
  • Ethics
  • Eco-friendliness
  • Responsible manufacturing

“Improving social performance in global supply chains.”
Member of amfori, the leading global business association for open and sustainable trade. We improve the social performance of our supply chain via amfori BSCI.
“Internal factory audits assure fair working conditions.”
In addition to external audits by amfori, our own staff on site performs announced and unannounced factory audits, assuring safe and healthy working conditions as well as fair treatment and pay.
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“Having our own quality management teams on site and overseas is essential to our high quality standards.”
STEDMAN® PROOFED QUALITY: All our articles are subject to strict quality controls. With our own quality management team on site, we ensure that our high demands on material and product properties are always met.
“Animals are not ours to experiment on, wear, use for entertainment, or abuse in any other way.”
PETA - APPROVED VEGAN: We do not use animals products. Our clothing & accessories are made of vegan alternatives to animal-derived materials such as leather, fur, silk, feathers, or bone.
“Make responsible decisions which protect our planet for future generations.”
OEKO-TEX®: Our textile articles and components have been tested for harmful substances and are therefore harmless for human health, assuring high product safety. (Currently not certified, but produced according to the same strict specifications: Biker and Quilted Jackets.)
“Only material from certified organic farms is accepted to the OCS.”
ORGANIC CONTENT STANDARD: Our organic styles are made of 100% OCS-certified organic ring-spun cotton; certified by Control Union Certifications (CU 819645).
“There is no such thing as ‘away’. When we throw anything away it must go somewhere.”
RECYCLED MATERIAL: Our sustainable polyester made from recycled plastic bottles offers high quality characteristics but with a smaller environmental footprint, keeping plastics from going to landfills and our oceans.