About Us

TRITEX is the parent company for our dynamic brands; Alice & Lily, Headstart Hats, Shackelford Gloves, Hot House Homewares, Samuel Lamont and Rata Souvenirs.

We are recognised for innovative designs, attention to & quality, competitive pricing and stock service.

Being New Zealand owned & operated enables us to source product ranges from all over the world with a focus on the relevance to the New Zealand market first & foremost.
This combined with our friendly and experienced team, makes dealing with us an enjoyable & profitable experience!

Fashion Accessories:
Brands - "Alice & Lily", "Headstart" Hats, "Shackelford" Gloves.

Our boutique brand Alice & Lily supply the fashion market with an exciting & fashion forward range of cotton & silk nightwear, pure silk lingerie, resort wear, scarves, capes, wraps & ponchos, leather embossed slip on shoes.

The "Headstart" hats range offers designs for both Summer & Winter seasons and includes beanies, casual style hats and also fashion hats & fascinators.

The "Shackelford" collection offer gloves from classic Italian made Nappa leather styles to casual & novel designs featuring knit & suede fabrics as well as thermal fabrics. These are available in a range of colours & trimmimgs in both full and fingerless styles. 

From the latest fashion trends to timeless classic styling, our carefully designed seasonal product ranges ensure that we have the right product to suit every taste & market!

Brand - "Hot House Homewares"
This is the branding of our unique homeware range of quality kitchen, table & bed linen.
Our aim is to regularly offer fresh and attractive merchandise covering both contemporary & classic looks at  competitive wholesale prices.

Brand - "Samuel Lamont"
In partnership with Irish based textile company Samuel Lamont, we bring to New Zealand a fabulous range of novelty tea towels with humorous themes that have wide appeal to our local gift market.
We also carry their widely known "PoliDri" Portuguese made tea towel range which is second to none in quality and drying performance.

Brand - "Rata Souvenirs"
Our range of New Zealand inspired souvenirs are specifically designed with the growing and diverse visitor population in mind.
We have a particular focus on attractive & tasteful designs developed in partnership with local New Zealand designers. These designs are featured on tea towels, aprons, tote bags etc and are always great sellers being affordable impulse buys for a gift for someone back home or a memory of the trip.

Even as Tritex continues to grow, we pride ourselves on the same family business values that have contributed to our success & longevity.
We know that deciding who you do your business with in this competitive market is a big decision with many facets to consider.
Our team are passionate about what we are doing and want to give you the best service possible.
Whether you are an exisiting customer or interested in considering us a future supply partner, we appreciate it!