Licensed Socks and Apparel Australia (LSAA) has evolved over 20 year designing, manufacturing, importing and wholesaling Men’s, Ladies and Children’s socks, underwear and basic line apparel to retailers throughout metropolitan and rural Australia and New Zealand.
At LSAA we pride ourselves on designing, manufacturing, sourcing and selling quality products at competitive prices, representing real value opportunity’s for your customers. Our in-house design team has over 80 years’ experience, giving us the ability to work closely with clients during their product range and development reviews.
LSAA are the supplier of choice of home brand range of men’s, ladies and kids socks in some of Australia’s most iconic retailers. Whilst our generic range is popular and provides value, it’s our exclusive licensed sock ranges that stand us out from the pack.
LSAA are the exclusive Australian licensees for the UK Designed Heat Holders Thermal Product range, (socks, accessories and undergarments) and UK Designed BLUEGUARD work socks. OFFICIAL licensees for the AFL, NRL and State of Origin Supporter Sock and Legging Ranges. We proudly represent HIKE Work Technology’s WRK Work wear range of socks and beanies and Mountains of Himalaya Outdoor Clothing Range.
Our WRK premium 3 pack Heavy Duty Cotton and 2 pack Bamboo work socks are considered by many as the best value work socks in Australia.
Our Sock range covers Men’s, Ladies and Children’s; Heat Holders, Adventure, Business, Running, Cycling and Sports, School, Bed, Fashion, Health and Wellbeing (Compression, Diabetic etc.) and our very popular Work and Outdoor Socks;
Our Current Apparel Range includes summer products, T-Shirts, Board shorts and men’s cargo shorts and our winter range includes fleecy track pants, hoodies, Sherpa jacket, outdoor adventure jackets, reversible jacket and flannelette shirts.
Our clients include ; Target , The Reject Shop , Rays Outdoor/BCF, Rebel/Amart Sports, Coles, Woolworths, Ritchie’s, Drakes, Romeos, Big W, Selected Capital Chemists and Terry White Chemists , Hundreds of independent supermarkets ( IGA’ & Foodworks) and Pharmacies, Lowes Menswear, Frontline Stores, Trade Secret, AFL and NRL Merchandise Stores and Clubs together with numerous Independent Clothing and Discount Department stores.
We proudly started doing business with many of these clients when their store numbers were in the teens and have supported them, through innovation and quality service, to see their growth nowadays into the hundreds of stores.
Licensed Socks and Apparel Australia P/L is committed to supply products that have been produced through Ethical Sourcing. Through the use of Industry Recognised Audits, we are proactively monitoring and testing, thus ensuring that all our factories adhere to an acceptable ethical industry standard based on BSCI or SMETA or Equivalent Standard Bodies (like SA8000, WRAP, ICTI, FLA) which ensure that acceptable standards have been established and are being maintained in the following categories:
- Legal Compliance
- Freedom of Association and the Right to Collective Bargaining
- Prohibition of Discrimination
- Working Hours
- Workplace Health and Safety
- Prohibition of Child Labour
- Prohibition of Forced and compulsory Labour and Disciplinary Measures
- Environment and Safety Issues and
- Management Systems
LSAA only uses compliant responsible supply chains for all of its Licensed and Trademarked Global and Local products. LSAA maintains a listing of all currently used compliant factories. LSAA may from time to time also employ auditing bodies to conduct its own independent testing at its discretion.
LSAA ensures that compliance to BSCI/SMETA/EQUIVALENT will be maintained for all factories used by LSAA, such that there is ongoing overall compliance at all facilities used for production.
We are not limited to the production but are also aware that sourcing of production materials must also be ethically sound. So in addition to the above standards and compliance we also openly Certify that none of our compliant production facilities use Uzbekistan Cotton as a part of our materials sourcing.
We reserve the right to amend the above policy with time to ensure that our products continue to be sourced and produced in a manner that is compliant with International Sourcing Standards.
Warranty against Defects
Blueguard socks are covered by a 10 year warranty that protects the original owner against manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship, should the socks fail due to such defects.
Only original, unaltered and unmodified materials and workmanship are covered by this policy. The warranty does not cover socks sold as seconds or otherwise specified as imperfect at the time of purchase. This warranty does not cover damage caused by accident, improper care, abnormal usage, or negligence. This warranty does not cover incidental or consequential damages, such as loss of use, loss of time or similar expenses. The warranty is to replace the socks purchased only. If the socks are no longer available, we reserve the right at our discretion to replace the socks with a suitable alternative product of no less value or to refund your reasonable cost of purchase.
This warranty only covers Blueguard socks purchased in Australia.
The benefits to the consumer given by this warranty are in addition to other rights and remedies of the consumer in relation to Blueguard socks under any relevant law.
This warranty is given by Licensed Socks and Apparel Australia Pty Ltd ABN 19 605 827 665 of F14, 34-42 Aberdeen Road, Altona, Vic, 3018.
Warranty Claim Procedure
To make a warranty claim for Blueguard socks purchased in Australia, please call +61 3 9369 1700 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. You must provide your name, daytime contact number, business hours delivery address, date and place of purchase (with receipt of purchase, if required) and a description of the defect.
We will provide you with return information so that you may return the Blueguard socks to us for inspection.
Once you have the return information, please send the Blueguard socks to the following address:
Licensed Socks and Apparel Australia Pty Ltd
F14, 34-42 Aberdeen Road, Altona, Vic, 3018.
If, after inspection, we find that the Blueguard socks are defective in materials or workmanship, we will replace the defective product and send the replacement product to you at our expense within 10 days of receiving the defective product. If the product is no longer available, we reserve the right at our discretion to replace the product with the nearest corresponding product of no lesser quality.
Regardless of whether we find that the Blueguard socks are defective in materials or workmanship after inspection, we will bear the cost of returning the product to you. You must bear the cost of sending the product to us. There is no charge for inspection.
Australian Consumer Law
Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.