In 2005, Albert Pardo, together with the Oved Group, Blue Star Alliance and the Betesh family, launched FIVE STAR Apparel, which has become a global force, being recognized as an industry leader by partners and retailers worldwide. With our strong relationships and diverse portfolio of brands, our company is committed to continued growth, while staying true to our core values. Through the company’s transformative expansion, we have now grown to a much larger organization, securing our position as one of the largest leaders of lifestyle branded apparel companies in the world. We continue to operate under our core business principles, which value leaders and relationships, while also driving results across the business.
Five Star Core Values
Our business is built upon our people, our approach to sustainability through the entire supply chain, and our commitment to quality. Our global network, financial strength, and our leadership in the industry are the platform for our continued success and future growth.
Our customers and brands are our focus. We value the equity in each of our brands, and consider it a privilege to be the intermediary between great brands and the customers who love them, maintaining excellent communications to meet our customers’ needs and our relationships. We work closely and attentively with each license and customer ensuring success, advancement, and growth, maximizing each of our powerful iconic lifestyle brand’s potential.
We are committed to achieving the highest standards of production through superior quality, competitive pricing, and attentiveness to detail. We understand that reliable delivery is a necessity and our partners depend on it. Five Star’s capacity and flexibility rapidly responds to evolving trends in consumer and production markets with our vast global sourcing and vendor networks.
We continue to evolve daily, by creating value for our customers and driving success together. Our mission is to provide innovative designs, competitive pricing, and solutions that meet the needs of our customers and add long-term value to their businesses.
We are family: With an experienced and passionate team of committed professionals, trust and integrity are the cornerstones of our long-lasting relationships, essential to foster loyalty and teamwork. We care about our people, our customers, our vendors, and our brands creating a sustainable future together.
Sustainable Sourcing Philosophy
We are committed to ensuring the very best product for our retailers and consumers.
Our supply chain is continually evaluated for adherence to our Supplier Code of Conduct. We require compliance with all local labor and environmental laws. Our QA teams in each territory continually monitor each factory for ethical work environments and oversee lab testing at the pre-pro and production stages.
We know that this approach results in the best product, consumer loyalty and a better world for all of us.