the workwear market


1.1 Presentation and market definition

Work clothing is articles of clothing intended to be worn in the course of a professional activity often to protect the worker from one or more risks that threaten his or her safety

There are 4 main categories work clothing

  • Technical clothing;

  • Image clothing;

  • The uniforms

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)


Nevertheless, the distinction between these categories is gradually fading as many PPE or technical clothing become more and more personalized, including the notion of image

It should be noted that the workwear sector does not include footwear (such as safety shoes)

The workwear market is deeply linked to the dynamism of the industrial, construction, certain market services (hotel/restaurant, transport), health and public service sectors. Their main functions include worker protection, brand or service communication, or employee identification



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