Chapter 6

Beyond codes: lessons from thePentland experience


Lesley Roberts


Pentland is a group of footwear, clothing and sports businesses, owning a number of international sports and leisure brands and licences. Some brands are internationally traded, such as Speedo International, Ellesse, Kickers, Berghaus, Mitre and La Chaussure Lacoste. Pentland also supplies own-label footwear and clothing to well known high street retailers, mostly in the UK.

The profile of Pentland's supply chain has changed a great deal over the last decade, with the major part of its product now being made outside Europe, mainly in South and East ...

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