Sock Suppliers: BeNeLux

Goals

To identify 3 sock suppliers in the Benelux area, the suppliers of Happy Socks or any other big sock brands, the best graphic printing method (e.g hot press, transfer, embroidery) on plain white socks for a line drawing, and the 3 best vendors for this method in the Benelux area.

Early Findings

Sock Suppliers in Benelux

  • Beernaert: a sock and stockings manufacturer based in Oudenaarde, Belgium (+32 55 31 18 26)
  • Sock's Paradise: a sock manufacturer based in Zaventem, Belgium (+32 22 15 29 20)
  • DP Fashion: a sock manufacturer (including sports socks) based in Geel, Belgium (+32 471 31 97 07)
  • N.V. Varitex: a socks and stockings manufacturer based in Haarlem, Netherlands (+31 235 31 93 17)

Happy Socks Suppliers

  • According to the official website of Happy Socks, its socks are produced in Turkey, Portugal, Italy, China and Peru.
  • MBK Group, a socks manufacturer based in Turkey states that it has produced millions of socks for European brands and has the capacity to produce any type of socks ranging from baby to outdoor and technical socks.
  • MBK Group specifically calls for clients that are interested in manufacturers of socks such as those produced by Happy Socks and Stance (contact information here).
  • Balimore is another sock manufacturer based in Turkey with an identical message on its website and further states that Turkey is the second largest country after China for knitted socks manufacturing with the advantage of being located close to Europe. Balimore designs and caters to the specific needs of their clients in socks manufacturing (contact information here).
  • Ubuy states that it is one of the largest manufacturers of socks and underwear in China. It also produces Happy Socks.

Proposed next steps:

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We can continue this research to identify the best graphic printing method (e.g hot press, transfer, embroidery) on plain white socks for a line drawing, and the 3 best vendors for this method in the Benelux area or Western Europe.
We can also identify 7-10 additional sock manufacturers (including contact information) that supply its products to major sock brands in Europe such as Happy Socks.
We can also focus our research on finding 7-10 additional suppliers of socks that cater to the specific design needs of clients and are based in the Benelux area or Western Europe. We will include contact information.