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


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


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


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.


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

Giuliano Ceccarelli
+39 0543 47 37 29

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

Mirco Marzola
+41 43 211 37 36

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

A&F Corporation

Super Agency
070 8729 8801

Western Canada
Chad Gibson

Eastern Canada
Paul Brodie

Capsule Distribution
+61 2 8096 2989


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.


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.