Modern Slavery Statement– Wool Couture

Modern Slavery Statement

This statement applies to Wool Couture Company. The information included in the statement refers to the financial year 2022.

 Organisational Structure

Wool Couture is a family business that employs on a permanent between 10-15 people.  

The business operates from the registered office:

Wool Couture Company Ltd.
The Old Robin Hood
Southmoor Rd
Brierley
Barnsley
South Yorkshire 
UK

Wool Couture Ltd is a company that designs, manufactures and supplies craft kits to the hobby industry and directly to customers through our online website.

 Definitions:

Wool Couture considers that modern slavery encompasses:

  • Human trafficking
  • Forced work, through mental or physical threat
  • Being owned or controlled by an employer through mental or physical abuse of the threat of abuse
  • Being dehumanised, treated as a commodity or being bought or sold as property
  • Being physically constrained or to have restriction placed on freedom of movement

Commitment:

Wool Couture acknowledges its responsibility in relation to tackling modern slavery and commits to complying with the provisions in the Modern Slavery Act 2015. Wool Couture understands that this requires an ongoing review of both its internal practices in relation to its labour force and, additionally, its supplier chain.

Wool Couture does not enter into business with any other organisation, in the United Kingdom or abroad, which knowingly supports or is found to involve itself in slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour.

No labour provided to Wool Couture in the pursuance of the provision of its own services is obtained by means of slavery or human trafficking. Wool Couture strictly adheres to the minimum standards required in relation to its responsibilities under relevant employment legislation in the UK.

 

Supply Chains:

In order to fulfil its activities, the main supply chains of Wool Couture include those related to supplying wool or items to be included within our craft kits.