Clothing & sportswear
Acquired and integrated 8 Australian apparel and accessories companies since 2004, when the company was founded. Designs locally and imports primarily from China. Now operates 23 brands which are sold throughout Australia, New Zealand and South Africa in major retail chains and over 1,000 independent retailers. Acquired by Queens Lane Capital in 2020 after getting into financial trouble earlier that year.
|The PAS Group Pty Ltd||AUS||website|
| Queens Lane Capital Pty Ltd
owns 100% of The PAS Group Pty Ltd
| LK Group
owns 100% of Queens Lane Capital Pty Ltd
|The PAS Group Pty Ltd|
Signatory to the Australian Packaging Covenant, a voluntary agreement to encourage waste minimisation.
Source: Australian Packaging Covenant (2020)
This company has signed the Cotton Pledge with the Responsible Sourcing Network, signifying a public commitment to not knowingly source Uzbek cotton for the manufacturing of any of their products until the Government of Uzbekistan ends the practice of forced labor in its cotton sector. The Uzbek government uses local government officials, hospital directors, and school presidents to mobilize workers; and detains and tortures human rights defenders seeking to monitor the harvests.
Source: As You Sow (2019)
In 2020 Baptist World Aid Australia released The COVID Fashion Report, a special edition of their Ethical Fashion Report. The report is framed around six COVID Fashion Commitments that ask companies to demonstrate the steps and measures they are taking to protect and support the most vulnerable workers in their supply chains. This company showed no evidence of actions that it covered any of the COVID Fashion Commitments.
Source: Baptist World Aid Australia (2020)
C- grade in the Baptist World Aid Australia's 'Ethical Fashion Report 2019', which grades companies, from A to F, on the strength of their systems to mitigate against the risks of forced labour, child labour and worker exploitation in their supply chains, as well as protect the environment from the harmful impacts of the fashion industry. Assessment criteria fall into five main categories: policies, transparency and traceability, auditing and supplier relationships, worker empowerment and environmental management.
Source: Baptist World Aid Australia (2019)
This article called "5 Things You Didn't Know About PAS Group" reveals the extent of their holdings, including over 20 fashion brands plus Designworks, who make apparel under license and for Big W and Target private label brands.
Source: Ragtrader (2014)
|Queens Lane Capital Pty Ltd|
|No assessment data currently available for Queens Lane Capital Pty Ltd|
|No assessment data currently available for LK Group|
|Revenue||273 million AUD (2019)|
|Subsidiaries||Designworks Pty Ltd|
|Address||17 Hardner Rd, Mt Waverley, VIC, 3149, Australia|
|Phone||03 9902 5555|
Products / BrandsPAS Group
Black Pepper Womens Fashion
Bondi Bather Swimwear
Breakaway Menswear (casual)
Equus Womens Fashion
Marco Polo Womens Fashion
Review Womens Fashion
Yarra Trail Womens Fashion
Yarra Trail Woman Womens Plus Size
Yvonne Black Womens Fashion
B.O.D by Finch Sportswear
Chino Kids Childrenswear
Dunlop Sports Shoes
KT26 Sports Shoes
Mooks Youth Fashion
Republic Menswear (casual)
Review Kids Childrenswear
Russell Athletic Sportswear