2016 Signed agreement with New Balance Bags & Accessories for UK distribution.
2015 signed a trademark licence agreement with DuPont Protection Technologies (DuPont), for the exclusive development of innovative luggage, business cases and bag collections, which will incorporate the DuPont Kevlar technology and carry out DuPont Kevlar and Dare Bigger trademarks
2012 Agreed a global luggage licence with Ted Baker and signed an agreement with Bric’s for UK distribution. Case Luggage, our sister company opened its first store in Gatwick North terminal.
2011 Signed Converse Bags & Accessories agreement for UK distribution.
2009 Signed Lindsay Phillips European Distribution Agreement and Knirps umbrellas for the UK.
2008 Started new distribution agreement with Eagle Creek Travel Gear, focusing on the Outdoors travel market.
2007 Opening of “51 Degrees North” at Harrods – a 9,500 sq ft Travel Goods area, the largest in the World.
2006 Merged with sister retail company Case Luggage to form a truly vertically integrated structure and in doing so, the largest privately owned Luggage & Accessories Company in the UK.
2004 Initiated “Made to Order” and licensing business, today the fastest growth area of the business.
2000 As the company entered in to a growth phase, the business relocated to The Pelham Centre that allowed it to become a full service provider to the fashion accessory and travel goods market, the largest operation of its kind in the UK.
1998 Began working with French luggage brand Delsey.
1990 1st May Company formed by S. Spitz, P. McGuiness & J. Kraines. May 2nd met Charlie Clifford founder of TUMI. For a number of years Pelham marketed its own brand of leather goods but soon realised it needed “real” international Brands consequently TUMI was joined by Kipling and Longchamp.