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HEADQUARTERS

Pendleton Woolen Mills
220 NW Broadway, PO Box 3030
Portland, OR 97208-3030
(503) 226-4801
(877) 996-6599
pendleton-usa.com

OWNERSHIP

Pendleton is a privately held, sixth-generation family-owned business.

MANAGEMENT

President:
C.M. (Mort) Bishop III
Exec. VP Finance/Operations & Chairman of the Board:
John Bishop
Exec. VP Manufacturing:
Charles Bishop
Exec. VP Apparel Design/Merchandising:
Peter Bishop
Chief Financial Officer:
Dennis Simmonds

FOUNDERS

1863: Thomas Kay, an English weaver, began making woolen products in Oregon.

1876: Marriage of Kay's daughter Fannie to C.P. Bishop combines experience in both woolen manufacturing and specialty retailing.

1895: Pendleton Woolen Mills begins weaving Native American trade blankets.

1909: Company expands with new mill in Pendleton, Oregon, still in operation today.

1912: Company acquires weaving mill in Washougal, Washington, still in operation today.





DISTRIBUTION

Pendleton products are available at traditional specialty stores, department stores, over 50 Pendleton stores in the United States, Pendleton catalogs and Internet at www.pendleton-usa.com. Pendleton products are also sold in Europe, Japan, Korea, Canada and Australia.

United Kingdom, Ireland
Aron Sharpe
+44 207 739 85 60

Italy
Giuliano Ceccarelli
+39 0543 47 37 29

France
David Hanguehard
+33 6 87 52 94 74

Germany, Austria
Felix Engelmann
+49 171 565 65 59

Spain, Portugal
Ernest Duran
+34 97 25 81 493

Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg
Michael Sloan
+49 151 2567 6844

Switzerland
Mirco Marzola
+41 43 211 37 36

For general Europe inquires, please call:
Michael Sloan
+49 151 2567 6844

Japan
A&F Corporation
+81-3-3209-8824

Korea
Super Agency
070 8729 8801

Western Canada
Chad Gibson
604-988-4599

Eastern Canada
Paul Brodie
416-410-1106

Australia
Capsule Distribution
+61 2 8096 2989



FACILITIES

Pendleton owns and operates seven operational facilities.

Pendleton Woolen Mill
Washougal, Washington
Mill built in 1910
Makes woolen apparel, upholstery and fabric Store located at mill site

Pendleton Woolen Mill
Pendleton, Oregon
Mill built in 1895
Makes all jacquard Native American blankets and fabric Store located at mill site

Columbia Wool
Portland, Oregon

Pendleton Distribution Center
Bellevue, Nebraska

Pendleton Distribution Center
Portland, Oregon

Pendleton Corporate Headquarters
Portland, Oregon

Additionally, the company owns and operates more than 50 Pendleton stores across the United States.

MANUFACTURING FACTS

The foundation of Pendleton Woolen Mills is its vertical manufacturing—controlling wool manufacturing from wool purchase to finished product. Wool processing occurs in Pendleton-owned mills and much of the manufacturing takes place in Pendleton-owned facilities.