WE PROVIDE PRODUCTS FOR SAFETY, CONFIDENCE & PRODUCTIVITY

PIP Global is a leading supplier of Hand Protection and Personal Protective Equipment to wholesalers and distributors worldwide. With locations throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia, PIP's mission of "Bringing the Best of the World to You®" is fulfilled everyday by providing best-in-class safety products worldwide.

A GLOBAL PROVIDER OF
INNOVATIVE SAFETY PRODUCTS

Through our network of safety distributors and retailers, we provide quality and affordable personal safety products to workers and individuals. We are proud of the fact that work gloves and safety gear are today considered part of everyday work attire. We are even more proud that we've contributed to a changed mindset that no longer regards injury as a badge of honor.

Long History of 35+

Years in personal protection

Workforce of over 500+

Dedicated and inspiring employees

Wide selection of 3,500+

Products and styles available

More than $500,000,000+

in annual gross revenue

Supported by 4000+

Happy customers

Exceeding 1,000,000+

Square feet of US distribution centers

OUR HISTORY

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Joe Milot and Wellson Tao form Protective Industrial Products in a 400 sq. ft. space in Albany, NY.

1984

Expanded head office and distribution center to a 28,000 sq. ft.

1991

Acquired L.A. Sinotech and established a distribution center in California.

1998

Acquired Georgia Safety Group and Gloves Unlimited, Inc.

2001

Opened a distribution center in Memphis, TN.

2001

Acquired PRI Industries – a US manufacturer of specialty seamless knits.

2003

Expanded New York operations to 125,000 sq. ft. and Tennessee distribution center to 90,000 sq. ft.

2004

Established exclusive sales partnership with ATG® Gloves in North America.

2004

PIP Latin America partnership formed.

2004

Brahma Glove Co. acquired. Consumer division established.

2006

Mud® consumer glove brand and business acquired.

2006

DSM Dyneema® license acquired.

2006

West County Gardener® consumer glove brand and business acquired.

2008

SafetyGear™ USA acquired to extend safety products offering to protective and hi-vis garments.

2009

H.L. Bouton® Eyewear brand and business acquired.

2011

Established sales partnership with JSP®.

2011

DuPont® Kevlar® license acquired.

2011

McHenry Knitting and Manufacturing acquired.

2011

PIP Europe established.

2011

PIP Canada Ltd. established.

2012

ISSI Eyewear acquired.

2012

PIP Asia/Pacific operations expanded from Hong Kong to include sales and distribution centers in Malaysia and China.

2012

Acquisition of Safe Industries - Manufacturer of knitted sleeves.

2014

Acquisition of Safety Works.

2015

Over 300 Employees. $250 million in sales. Presence in the Americas, Europe and Asia/Pacific. Referenced global leader in hand protection.

2017

Audax Private Equity invest in PIP to maximize accelerated growth potential.

2018

PIP acquires HEAROS earplug business which includes manufacturing facilites with global capacity.

2018

Safety industry leader West Chester Protective Gear is added to PIP's portfolio making it the undisputed leader in work gloves.

2019