Who we are
We are a family company with 35 years of experience. We are located in the northern region of Portugal and operate in the main cluster of the Portuguese textile industry.
We continually invest in design, creativity and innovation in our processes to respond to current market needs.
Conclusion of the company’s expansion works, now with a usable area of 7000 m2.
Global Recycled Standard (GRS) and Recycled Content Standard (RCS) is implemented to increase production capacity for recycled articles. ETFOR also begins to provide Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) cotton.
Installation of a photovoltaic production unit for self-consumption.
Wins OCS (Organic Content Standard) certification.
ETFOR obtains the following certifications: GOTS, STANDARD 100 by Oeko-tex, Class 1 and FAIRTRADE.
The own brand – Play Up – is launched – a thriving domestic and international children’s brand.
With a know-how of more than 10 years as fashion designers, Lúcia Lage and Artur Correia founded Etfor.
WE MAKE POSITIVE APPAREL
Our mission is to develop high-quality, innovative, sustainable textile products. We work to be recognised as a reliable partner with a focus on design and excellent technical mastery of the textile sector. We want to be distinguished by responsible behaviour and total transparency in customer relations and contribute to the socio-economic development of our region.
We promote environmental and social responsibility throughout the supply chain, adopting sustainable practices to minimise the negative impacts of our activity.
We are demanding with the work we do every day. Through excellence in processes, we strengthen our competitive edge and stand out in our country’s economy.
We understand that trust is the basis of the relationship with our employees, partners and customers. We value transparency and integrity in our business.