Bisley: Leading the Way in Workwear

Australian born Bisley Workwear have been making their mark on the UK workwear industry since launching in 2019. Known for their exceptional quality workwear, safety wear and protective wear, the brand has built an impressive range designed specifically for the UK tradie. Their most notable ranges include FLX & MOVE, Rail Hi Vis, and an expanding Women’s range. Bisley pride themselves on being a big company, built on small company values while remaining an industry trail blazer in innovation, inclusivity, and Environmental, Social and Governance compliance initiatives. Their presence in the UK will continue to grow with continued infusions of UK-specific products, as well as integrations of styles from their core Australian range. Bisley are proud to provide men and women in trades with workwear that is comfortable, durable, and above all, puts safety first.

For over 60 years Bisley Workwear has been shaping the Australian workwear industry with unparalleled quality, exceptional service, and value for money. Bisley have long been regarded as one of the country’s most trustworthy workwear brands, offering a comprehensive range of workwear, safety wear and protective wear. They put their customers first every time, servicing even the biggest orders with industry-best daily replenishment order fulfilments and consistent quality performance. Today, Bisley are expanding the brand across the globe and providing tradespeople around the United Kingdom with workwear that is comfortable, durable, and perfectly fit for purpose.

Bisley pride themselves on being a big company, built on small company values. Their strength as a brand remains rooted in simple old-fashioned values that drove their founder and CEO. As a team, Bisley never shy away from hard work and do whatever it takes to get the Job Done. They believe that every worker deserves workwear of the best quality and highly functional designs created for their specific work and safety requirements. Bisley’s range is inclusive of all tradespeople, with options for both men and women with an extensive size range.

Bisley’s in-house design team work with leading fabric and material specialists to continually innovate and produce industry-leading workwear. Each garment is tested to meet the highest standards of quality control and Bisley continue to surpass expectation. The brand has partnered with recognised independent global testing laboratories to certify and develop garments. Using the latest in innovative technologies allows them to maintain the highest quality product and compliance of their workwear, safetywear and protective wear. Bisley continue to push the limits with their technical innovation including garments with heavy-duty weather protection, static control, moisture control, and water resistance along with their latest workwear ranges; FLX & MOVE, Rail Hi Vis, and an expanding Women’s range.

The FLX & MOVE Range is home to the next generation of premium workwear. Made to move with the worker, FLX & MOVE takes working and comfort to the next level. Built-in stretch is at the core of FLX & MOVE styles, giving the worker unrestricted movement and flexibility. This range is designed with stretch blend fabrics of the highest quality including Stretch Cotton Poplin, Stretch Cotton Canvas, and Bisley’s exclusive 4-Way Stretch. Designed for durability, FLX & MOVE workwear also features Kevlar and Cordura reinforcements, and stronger crotch gussets on trousers.

Bisley’s Rail compliant safetywear ensures maximum visibility when working on and around railways. The high visibility shade of fluorescent orange (BVEO) makes these styles compliant with the RIS-3279-TOM Iss 2 EN and International standard. Reflective biomotion taping is used in their Rail compliant styles for reflective capabilities in dim-lit working conditions and offers visibility from vehicle headlights. Bisley believe that investing in high-quality rail compliant safetywear is one of the best ways that workers can ensure safety on the job.

Bisley have created a women’s workwear range that allows female tradies to get the Job Done, in clothing that is safe, comfortable, durable, and practical. Each garment has been thoughtfully designed for women onsite, with each style built from the ground-up to meet every need. Bisley’s design team worked closely with women from different trades to ensure the gear was perfectly fit for purpose. Taking a three-dimensional approach to female fit, this range features exclusive design elements women require on the job like; reinforced panelling, additional stretch, new waistbands and waist heights, fitted leg panels, and new cuffs. From Hi Vis, to winter wear, to everyday essentials, their ever-expanding Women’s range is ready to keep women in trades covered no matter what.

Building on the foundations of their core collection, Bisley are constantly expanding the range to include styles designed specifically for tradies across the UK, with a particular focus on winter and wet weather gear, because big jobs don’t stop below zero. Bisley’s range of jackets are designed to be lightweight but incredibly warm and hard wearing. They boast technical features including sealed seams for waterproofing, storm flaps, concealed hoods and adjustable sleeve cuffs for increased protection against the elements. Workers can expect jumpers and hoodies made with premium fabrics that provide warmth and comfort when they need it most. Bisley jumpers and hoodies are knitted from stretchy, high-quality cotton and polyester blends and fleece lined to retain warmth in cold conditions and designed for a modern and active fit, allowing for greater mobility while working.

Bisley Workwear is a proud industry leader in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) compliance initiatives. Their top partner factories have undergone third-party SMETA 4 Pillar audits to monitor labour rights, conditions, ethics as well as environmental impact. Bisley are listed on Sedex and have a Silver rating from EcoVadis. The brand is passionately committed to ensuring that there are no instances of Modern Slavery in their supply chain and recognise that as a global apparel company, they are responsible for their supply chain and partners working in an Ethical, Legal and Sustainable way. Bisley have long-standing, well-established relationships with their supply partners. As a result, they can work collaboratively to ensure that their company values and stipulated standards are not only shared with but also agreed to by their supply partners.

In 2021 Bisley started the integration of certified recycled polyester yarns into their product range. Through careful research Bisley utilized these recycled polyester yarns made from post-consumer waste to develop the durable Bisley Recycle range. Transitioning conventional polyester to certified recycled options lessens their dependence on fossil fuels and diverts waste from landfills and waterways. Bisley’s vision is to become the most responsible workwear brand. Their Bisley. POSITIVE commitment touches on the positive steps that they can take to honor the key pillars of their business: people, planet, product and prosperity. Bisley are on a mission to become leaders, fulfilling their responsibility to positively transform the workwear industry.

Bisley Workwear is part of the Protective Industrial Products (PIP) Global family – a leader in Hand Protection and PPE. PIP is a US-based company with operations around the world. In 1984, PIP started as a supplier of gloves. Today, PIP is a global PPE leader in worker safety with more than 1,500 employees across 20+ global locations. With a diversified product line of over 10,000 products PIP is dedicated to delivering innovative safety products. With nearly forty years of Safety expertise, industry-leading brands, quality products and best-in-class customer service, PIP is a trusted partner in Safety.

The shared legacies of Bisley Workwear and PIP, combined with their global vision ensures that their footprint is not only prominent but also progressive. Bisley and PIP are on similar business paths while sharing the same mission: Using their scale to engage with key distributors while giving them more of a reason to buy all brands under the PIP Global umbrella. In other words, this partnership will offer customers a one-stop-shop solution when it comes to “Head to Toe” protection.

Bisley’s tagline, Job Done, encapsulates the brand’s spirit. It is the story of getting your hands dirty, never shying away from hard work, of being a part of the team, and doing whatever it takes to get it done. They are made to work as hard as the people who wear them, and just as tough. They thrive in some of the toughest conditions in the world. They stand alongside the strongest in the game, from the boss to the apprentice, and those who break the mould and redefine their industries. Bisley pride themselves on being innovators, on never saying “no”, and continually improving their fits, fabrics, and functionality.

Bisley’s iconic brand continues to engineer new and innovative workwear that handles the 21st century’s toughest jobs. Each garment is tested to meet the highest standards of quality control and they continue to surpass expectations. Made specifically for the UK tradesperson, their workwear provides the ultimate in style and safety. Bisley’s core belief is that they create the best workwear and uniform solutions to get the Job Done. Every Job. Every Day. It’s the exceptional quality, competitive pricing and reliable accessibility of Bisley Workwear that sets their hardworking brand apart from the rest.