Welcome!

We're extremely excited to welcome you to our blog, Thread the Needle, where we will be posting company updates, new product launches, press releases and some insider info from our 165+ year history.

There is loads to cover but we would love to hear from you, our customers, as well on what types of topics you'd like to read about or any old legends/stories you may have heard that we can provide some background to. 

Stanfield's Ltd. Team

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Isolation Gown Manufacturing at Stanfield's Ltd.

Project COVID-19 Production Launch

Isolation gown manufacturing has officially begun at our factory. We've retooled, rearranged and are actively hiring to help meet the critical need for essential PPE here at home and across the country.
Project COVID-19: Now Hiring at Stanfield's

Project Covid-19: Now Hiring Sewing Operators

We are now hiring for over 50 sewing operator positions (combination of full-time and part-time) to increase our sewing capacity to meet the massive supply shortage of essential personal protective equipment (PPE) here in Nova Scotia and across the country. 
Stanfield's reacts to COVID-19 with 'pivot' to medical gowns

Stanfield's reacts to COVID-19 with 'pivot' to medical gowns

A historic Canadian undergarment factory famed for long johns and boxer shorts is about to rapidly reinvent itself as a domestic producer of medical gowns.

Stanfield's Ltd. of Truro, N.S., is among five firms that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Tuesday have received letters of intent to manufacture personal protective equipment and clothing for front-line health workers.