About Us


Dromex was originally founded in 1998, operating from a 750m2 warehouse, supplying marine based products to ship chandlers. From this humble beginning, Dromex has grown into Africa’s leading manufacturer and distributor of work wear and personal protective equipment, operating from a 25 000m2, state of the art distribution facility.

Dromex is dedicated to the personal protective industry, and the people who use our products. We are active members of various SABS technical committees, such as SAPEMA and SAIOSH, with the Dromex brand becoming synonymous with quality, competitive pricing, and on-time delivery.


At Dromex we are committed to providing an eco-system of high-quality products and services, that assist you and your teams to create a safer working environment. At the heart of this eco-system is our wide range of high-quality workwear and safety products that provide our customers a complete head to toe safety solution. Complimenting this is our excellent value proposition, world class customer service, innovation, and team of product experts. All of which are designed to help you and your teams to create a safer working environment.

Quality Standards

To ensure that we only supply the highest quality products, our manufacturing facility has invested in state-of-the-art systems, technology and machinery, with everything manufactured in accordance with the highest local and international standards. Our supplier partners are also carefully selected to enable us to supply EN certified products from ISO 9001accredited suppliers around the world.

Safety Advice and Training

We have a team of technical product experts whose vast experience, in the different product categories, enable them to help end users and companies create a safer work environment. These teams provide a range of services that include:

  • On-site PPE and work wear assessments to assist you.
  • Individual garment fitting to ensure the correct fit and longevity of garments for each employee.

Value Proposition

Our wide range of high-quality work wear and personal protective equipment, world class stock availability and competitive pricing provide both our customers and end users with an excellent value proposition. This is complimented by our extensive innovation program, with new and innovative products continually being added to our range to ensure that we supply the best possible specialist services to meet the ever-changing needs of the workwear and PPE market.

World Class Customer Service

With 25 000 square meters of workwear and PPE on hand at any given time, in our state-of-the-art warehouse facility, we are able to offer our customers excellent service and turnaround times from order to delivery.