Facility I

SLN Blacksea is located in Ordu, which is an area supported by the government.

SLN main production facility is based on 8000 m² area in Industrial Park at Fatsa/Ordu (North-East part of Türkiye). This facility has 3 different production units which are specialized on knitwear, woven wear and performance wear.

Lean Manufacturing system is in place since the establishment of the facility. The system can shortly be described as a system to eliminate the waste systematically and provide continuous work flow. In other words; to focus on minimizing waste within manufacturing systems while simultaneously maximizing productivity. Lean uses trainings, methods, development, simplifying job, new equipments, etc in order to realize this purpose. The aim of the system is to achieve highest quality with lowest cost and shortest time.

  • ISO 9001 Quality Management System in order to ensure continuity of the efficiency on internal management and development systems.
  • ISO 14001 Environmental Management System to enhance environmental policies/procedures for environmentally friendly processes. In order to set the system properly; Environmental management team with an external expert is working continuously.
  • ISO 45001 on the Occupational Health and Safety Management System specification to extend the Health & Safety Standards of the facility beyond the legal legislations. OHS Team with an external expert is working constantly to make sure that relevant ILO conventions and local legislations are implemented and monitored frequently.
  • ISO 27001 is the international standard that provides the specification for an information security management system.
  • OEKO-TEX Standard-100 Certification on all cotton and polyester based products which guarantees ecological standards of textile during production. In addition to OEKO-TEX Certification, MRSL and RSL standards are in place with collaboration of customers.
  • GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) Certification which focuses on facilitating the growth of a global organic cotton industry and reduces the usage of synthetic fertilizer & pesticides in the cultivation of cotton to achieve and provide more sustainable products for customers and consumers.
  • GRS (Global Recycled Standard) Certification which is a product standard for tracking and verifying the content of recycled materials to provide more sustainable products for customers and consumers.