What Does it Mean to be a Place of Craft and a Place of Science™?

20 years into our journey, we are proud to be South Africa’s leading belt manufacturer. Everything that we have achieved so far, and [...]

By |2021-07-27T14:25:38+02:00Jul 27th, 2021|Accessories, Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Green Star Certification, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on What Does it Mean to be a Place of Craft and a Place of Science™?

TWYG: Sustainability Case Study

  Leon Buhr had been running Equator – the Belt Factory™, South Africa’s biggest belt manufacturer, for 20 years when his young children questioned the [...]

By |2021-09-08T14:42:33+02:00May 3rd, 2021|Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Plant-based, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on TWYG: Sustainability Case Study

Two Decades & A Fashion Revolution

  April couldn’t be a more fitting month for Equator – The Belt Factory™ to celebrate two decades of being a Place of [...]

By |2021-04-20T11:35:25+02:00Apr 20th, 2021|Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Fashion Revolution, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on Two Decades & A Fashion Revolution

Equator & The Global Goals

As part of our sustainability journey, we are engaging with the United Nations Global Goals in an attempt to do our part to [...]

By |2021-03-12T11:38:26+02:00Mar 12th, 2021|Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey, Sustainable Development Goals, UNSDG|Comments Off on Equator & The Global Goals

Behind the Scenes: Amber

Behind the Scenes with Amber, Trend Forecaster and Designer.   Amber Grant, our inhouse trend forecaster and designer, has been with Equator - [...]

By |2021-02-17T10:25:46+02:00Feb 17th, 2021|Accessories, Design, Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Sustainability Journey, Women|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes: Amber

Is ‘Vegan Leather’ Better For The Planet? Lessons From Our Journey Towards Plant-Based Products

With the urgent call for more ethical and sustainable products and practices in fashion, vegan leather has been one trend to emerge in [...]

By |2021-01-29T14:04:42+02:00Jan 29th, 2021|Accessories, Design, Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on Is ‘Vegan Leather’ Better For The Planet? Lessons From Our Journey Towards Plant-Based Products

A New Journey In 2021: What Is This Belt Made From?

The following piece is written by director Leon Buhr    When our factory (which designs, manufactures & distributes belts & other accessories to [...]

By |2021-01-25T11:16:04+02:00Jan 25th, 2021|Accessories, Design, Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on A New Journey In 2021: What Is This Belt Made From?

Behind the Scenes: Rajeev

Behind the scenes with Rajeev Matai, our hands-on head of production excellence and sustainability champion.   When asked to describe an average day, [...]

By |2020-11-23T08:23:17+02:00Nov 23rd, 2020|Accessories, Design, Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Men, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes: Rajeev

Behind the Scenes: Vishal

Behind the Scenes with Vishal Ramdutt, Our Production Floor Supervisor, and his Team. Vishal Ramdutt has 18 years of manufacturing experience. Experience which [...]

By |2020-11-06T12:23:03+02:00Nov 6th, 2020|Accessories, Design, Design House Manufacturer, Equator - The Belt Factory, Men, Sustainability, Sustainability Journey|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes: Vishal
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