John Horsfall Supplier Profile
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John Horsfall
Green Initiative
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Design & Supply of in-cabin textile products for the Airline & Travel Industry. Established in 1905.

General companyoverview  

We are afamily owned and run company established in 1863 as a manufacturer of Domesticbed blankets in Halifax, United Kingdom. John Horsfall is still owned and runby the family and has been supplying the airline industry with textile productssince the 1970’s.   

Geographical areacovered  

We are amedium sized company and the largest manufacturer and suppliers of Airlineblankets worldwide, supplying over sixty airlines. We have manufacturing inChina, India and the United Kingdom and can offer a full range of in-cabintextile items.   


JohnHorsfall have complete control over all aspects of design and manufacture. Wehave a dedicated design team at our UK Head Office and a senior management teamwith in-depth textile knowledge. The UK head office employs 13 staff, includinga small manufacturing/sample unit. Our China Office has 5 staff members in Zhejiangand controls the manufacturing in China on a day-to-day basis, employingapprox. 250 staff at the factories. Our dedicated staff in China continuallysource raw materials and labour to improve costs and expand our productportfolio.  

We aremembers of the International Travel Catering Association ITCA (formally IFCA)and IFSA and have a long business relationship with many airlines worldwide. Weare proud to have supplied in cabin items to them for over 30 years.  

JohnHorsfall are ISO 9001:2008 accredited and operate an active quality managementsystem to ensure all products manufactured meet industry standards and customerexpectations for quality.  

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Type of Org: Corporation

Business Type: Distributor/Wholesaler, Producer, Designer

Year Founded: 1905

Revenue: $10M to $50M USD

Employees: 50

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Product and Service Categories
  • Global
  • Hand towels
  • Bath towels
  • Pillows
  • Face towel
  • Blankets
  • Table cloths
  • Bed spreads
  • Pillow cases
  • Sheets
  • Napkins
  • Wash cloths
  • Dish towels
  • Quilts
  • Mattress covers
  • Duvets
  • Mattress pads
  • Comforter covers
  • Comforters
  • Table runners
  • Other
  • Textiles Production
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