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

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 Indian trade blankets.
1909: Company expands with new mill in Pendleton, Oregon, still in operation today.
1912: Company acquires weaving mill in Washougal, WA, still in operation today.

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

Management: CEO: Mark Korros
Vice-Chairman: Broughton (Brot) Bishop
President: C. M. (Mort) Bishop III
CFO: Dennis Simmonds
Vice-President/Chairman of the Board: John Bishop
Vice-President: Charles Bishop
Vice-President: Peter Bishop

Distribution: Pendleton products are available at traditional specialty stores, department stores, over 70 Pendleton stores nationwide, Pendleton catalogs and Internet at www.pendleton-usa.com. Pendleton products are also sold in Europe, Japan, Korea and Canada.

In United Kingdom, please call:
Aron Sharpe
+44 776 886 4287
email: info@options.org.uk

In Italy, please call:
Paolo Padovani
+39 423 621984
email: info@sportbox.it

In France and Belgium, please call:
Thierry Lamoine
+33 1 4806 5295
email: info@hoghan.com

In Benelux, please call:
Tobias Boers
+31 65 434 8585
email: t.boers@tobisagency.com

In Scandinavia, please call:
Marica Låhdö
+46 143 106 61
email: info@cmd-design.se

For General Europe Inquiries, please call:
Michael Sloan
+49 151 2567 6844
email: msloan@mjsadvisors.com

In Japan, please call:
A&F Corporation
81-3-3209-7669
email: info@aandf.co.jp

In Western Canada, please call:
Chad Gibson
604-988-4599
email: chad@gibsonagencies.com

In Eastern Canada, please call:
Paul Brodie
416-410-1106
email: paul.brodie@pendletoncanada.com

THE PORTLAND COLLECTION
Tracey Forrest
503-222-5151 x3
email: tcf@collabfashion.com

Facilities: The company owns and operates seven facilities that encompass aspects of its operation.

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 Indian blankets and fabric
Store located at mill site

Foundation Mill
Portland, Oregon

Columbia Wool
Portland, Oregon

Pendleton Distribution Center
Bellevue, Nebraska

Pendleton Distribution Center
Portland, Oregon

Pendleton Corporate Headquarters
Portland, Oregon

The company owns and operates 70 Pendleton stores across the country.

Manufacturing Facts: The foundation of Pendleton Woolen Mills is its "vertical" manufacturing, controlling wool manufacturing from purchasing of wool from wool producers to the selling of the finished garment or blanket/home product. Wool processing occurs in Pendleton owned mills and much of the manufacturing in Pendleton facilities.