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About companions

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Long lasting relationships with ethical menswear.

VALUES

Natural, 100% Made in Europe

CLOTHING

COATS - JACKETS, SHIRTS - BLOUSES, SWEATERS - CARDIGANS - SWEATSHIRTS, TSHIRTS - POLOS, TROUSERS - PANTS

FOOTWEAR

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ACCESSORIES

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BABIES - KIDS

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SUPPLY CHAIN

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Made in

Portugal, Lithuania.

Production

The whole production is outsourced to partner manufacturers.

Other production details

Packaging / Packing

All their goods come to you plastic-free.
They ship in boxes that are made from locally grown lawn and recycled paper fibres.

Shipping

They shipped with ship with DHL Go Green (CO2 neutral).

SOCIAL IMPACT

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Having 100% of their production in Europe strongly increases chances to have a product made in fair conditions.

Additional information

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

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Having 100% of their production in Europe reduces the environmental impact of the brand.

Circularity

They have a repair program.
To access it, you simply need to register your companion to their repair program within 30 days after purchase. By doing so, you redeem your voucher for a free repair at any point in life.

Recyclability

- Products

Partly recyclable.
Some of their products are made of one single material and are thus easier to recycle.

- Packaging / Packing

100% recyclable.

Additional information

MATERIALS

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Materials used to manufacture the products

Organic cotton, Ecovero, Tencel, Linen, Wool, recycled polyester.
Currently they only have one style (HANS knotted) which contains a small amount of recycled polyester. This style is running out, for SS22 season they have replaced it with a 100% (GOTS) certified cotton.
All other styles are made from natural materials only.
Even their necklabels are made from cotton.

We recommend using a Guppyfriend bag when washing your clothes made of recycled plastic to limit microplastic pollution.

Materials characteristics

Natural and recycled materials.

Materials origin

Partly sourced in Europe.

For clothes, learn more and check our Fabrics index here

ABOUT

About Companions is built on long lasting relationships with ethical menswear.

Founded by the two childhood friends Thies and Stephan, the brand offers full range collections featuring well-designed, casual classics made from exceptional, sustainable and low impact fabrics.

Made for forward thinking men who don’t fall for greenwashing, but seek long lasting investment pieces to accompany them throughout the seasons. Together with a small team and retailers all over the globe, the two set out to pioneer the field of ethical menswear.

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Headquarters

Berlin, Germany

Date of creation

2020

Shipping

Worldwide

Last update

July 2021

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