Arco is the UK's leading supplier of personal protective equipment, workwear and workplace safety products. As such it is widely recognised as a provider of expert advice, services and safety solutions for businesses in every market sector. Founded in 1884, the Hull-based, 4th generation family business now has over 100,000 customers and an annual turnover in excess of Â£200m. Through its team of product specialists, its Big Red Book product catalogue and a rapidly expanding 32-strong branch network, Arco offers a world-class range of quality assured, branded and own-brand products, carefully selected from ethically compliant suppliers. Products include personal protective equipment, clothing including front and back-of-house career wear, footwear, gloves, workplace safety and hygiene products. Arco is dedicated to its Corporate Social Responsibility policy and continually demonstrates its support of local business communities and charitable organisations. In 2005, Arco became a member of the BITC Percent Club by donating 1% of pre-tax profits to charities.
* Arco is proud to be one of Hull's largest employers, with over 500 people in total employed at its Waverley Street Head Office, Hull branch and distinctive 300,000 square foot National Distribution Centre. * Arco is an active member of Business in the Community (BITC) Yorkshire & Humber, which works with over 500 businesses in the region. * Arco actively sponsors a range of charities and initiatives including The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, the Lifestyle Project, Live Music Now, MacMillan and Guide Dogs for the Blind. – less–ZoomInfo