Arco is the UK’s leading safety company and has a core purpose of keeping people safe at work. Through its dedicated in house experts, Arco helps to shape the safety world in order to ensure UK workers go home safe every night. As well as distributing a world-class range of over 170,000 quality assured, branded and own brand products, it also provides professional services including training, consultancy and site services to a range of industrial sectors including some of the UK’s largest manufacturing businesses.
Arco reaches its customers through its extensive product catalogue, interactive website and 47 strong retail store network. The company has sales of over £295m and employs approximately 1600 people nationwide.
Arco is committed to providing safety equipment that is genuine and compliant with relevant standards and regulations. To do this, it has a five step product assurance process and is the only safety distributor with an independently accredited testing laboratory. Arco is also a member of the BSIF Registered Safety Suppliers Scheme.
In 2007, Arco became a member of the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) incorporating their internationally recognised code of labour practice into its own ethical policy and in 2010 became a member of Sedex, the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange. To ensure ethical standards are continuously met throughout its supply chain, Arco carries out regular audits amongst all suppliers and, working with the ETI and other regulatory bodies, the company plays a leading role in helping to eliminate modern day slavery across the globe.
For more information about Arco, contact:
0300 390 2520