Quality Since 1945

For more than seven decades, Southern Glove has manufactured top-quality hand-and-arm protection products for customers throughout the United States.

Southern Innovations

Our manufacturing arm, Southern Innovations, delivers that same outstanding workmanship, timely delivery and affordability to a diverse range of industrial clients, applications and marketplaces. With our state-of-the-art, Honduras-based and US-managed cut and sew manufacturing facility, Southern Innovations is an affordable resource for quality cut-and-sewn products.

Southern Innovations cuts and sews top-quality private-label industrial apparel, safety accessories and other fabric products to your exacting specifications. If it can be made from fabric, Southern Innovations can make it to your complete satisfaction.

For a production quote, please call Southern Innovations toll-free at 1 (828) 468-4972.
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Equipment and Facilities

  • More than 60,000 square feet of manufacturing and warehousing space
  • Over 200 sewing machines and 12 circular knitting machines
  • Monthly capacity of 720,000 pairs of gloves
  • Additional capacity available for gloves, aprons, garments, or other products


  • Over 300 employees and low employee turnover
  • Core manufacturing capabilities include product design, pattern creation, cutting and assembling
  • Products range from gloves and aprons to industrial apparel and safety vests

Advantages and Benefits

  • Two new Pathfinder computerized cutting machines
  • New web-based ERP and customer support software
  • Close proximity to US markets with the equivalent of one-week, factory-to-distribution center transit time
  • Qualifying products made from materials sourced and imported duty-free under DR-CAFTA
  • "Full-package" ability - all products are sourced, cut, assembled, packed, imported and made available globally
  • Contract sewing services available
  • Long-standing relationships with material suppliers in the USA and Central America
  • American-owned and operated in Honduras since 1997

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Southern Innovations supply chain is secured by C-TPAT certification.

Benefits include:

  • Reduction in customs inspections that can delay deliveries
  • Should an event shut down ports or supply chain routes, C-TPAT certified companies are the first in line.

C-TPATInternational Association of Drilling ContractorsInternational Glove AssocationISO 9001
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