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Update on the New UKCA Marking

What is the UKCA Mark? The UKCA Mark stands for UK Conformity Assessed, and is a certification mark that indicates conformity with the applicable requirements for products sold within Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales). This shares similarities to the CE marking; however, this will no longer be suitable for goods in the UK, following

By |2021-09-16T18:26:17+01:00September 16th, 2021|Glove Testing/Standards, News|0 Comments

Are your work gloves putting you at risk?

Safety gloves are designed to protect against various hazards within the workplace. Some types of safety work gloves include: Cut Resistant Gloves Welding Gloves Impact Gloves Needlestick Gloves Grip Gloves Chemical Resistant Gloves Latex Gloves Nitrile Gloves Whilst the main function of wearing these types of products is to keep you safe – your choice

By |2021-09-02T09:17:54+01:00September 1st, 2021|Glove Testing/Standards, News|0 Comments

Tips to Help Working From Home

Whilst very different from what most of us are used to, national lockdowns and Government restrictions have seen working from home become the new normal. Working from home can have many benefits to both the employee and employer, such as lower overheads, more time at home, lower travel costs, and increased levels of trust. That

By |2021-02-18T14:15:55+00:00February 17th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Supporting our Distribution Partners

When Just 1 Source & Supply was founded in 2010, it was decided the best way to introduce the Predator by Ron® brand into the market was through Distribution and sell in bulk. We had the expertise in design as Ron Simpson was the developer of the original Tiger range of leather gloves during his

By |2021-02-05T07:50:53+00:00February 5th, 2021|Work Gloves, News, Bespoke|0 Comments

The New UKCA Marking

What is the UKCA Marking? On 1st January 2021 product marking in the UK changed as we officially left the EU single market. The UKCA Marking (United Kingdom Conformity Assessed) is the new marking which will be used for goods being placed and sold on the market in Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales). Following

By |2021-01-29T09:51:43+00:00January 29th, 2021|Glove Testing/Standards, News|0 Comments

Our Brand-New Drop-Ship Platform

Just 1 Source (J1S) have always offered consistent quality Predator products and service levels to support our Distribution Partners. We also recognise our pricing strategy to reward larger orders with better rates, does require bulk purchasing and sometimes an element of risk. So, to enable you to meet your Client’s needs without committing any extra

By |2021-01-07T07:40:22+00:00January 7th, 2021|News|0 Comments

UK Port Congestion

The global COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly impacted the supply chain worldwide. In effect, this has created a shortage of containers available throughout the Far East and with the additional impact of Shipping Lines reducing capacity on the Asia-Europe routes, a lower than average capacity is available. The reduction in sailings has also extended shipping

By |2021-01-11T13:11:40+00:00December 2nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Why your business should consider bespoke gloves

Safety is, has, and always will be one of the most essential aspects of running any business. This is especially true in industries like manufacturing and engineering where large machinery is used and many workers are exposed to potentially hazardous environments. Gloves are an essential part of any safe work environment for your employees and,

By |2020-05-26T16:10:42+01:00May 6th, 2020|Work Gloves, News|Comments Off on Why your business should consider bespoke gloves

Are safety gloves now more widely used than ever?

Ever heard of the old Chinese adage, "May you live in interesting times"? Even if you haven't, there's no need anymore-- we're all living in some very, very interesting times. Of course, by 'interesting' we mean frightening and uncertain. With a worldwide death toll of over 150,000, COVID-19 has cast a shadowy gloom over this

By |2020-04-22T13:28:14+01:00April 22nd, 2020|Work Gloves, News, Cut Protection|Comments Off on Are safety gloves now more widely used than ever?

The importance of Hi-Vis Rigger gloves

Rigger gloves are some of the best options for a multitude of functions. Whether you are a rigger or cable puller, or simply want an ideal pair of gloves for home construction, warehouse work, or various industries including oil & gas drilling, mining, marine operation, and fishing, rigger gloves are notoriously used for the protection

By |2020-04-22T12:30:15+01:00April 7th, 2020|Work Gloves, News, Cut Protection|Comments Off on The importance of Hi-Vis Rigger gloves