Over 50 Years of Excellence

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Whitby Knives have formed a vital part of the outdoor enthusiast’s equipment since 1961. Our knives are designed and manufactured with particular care and attention to detail. Whitby & Co’s core principles of Quality, Value and Service. A Whitby Knife is ready when you need it.
BRAND
Buck
Gatco
Helle
Inova
Leatherman
Luger
Nite Ize
Opinel
Princeton Tec
Sheffield
Sunwise
Whitby
Zippo
ACME
UST
Biolite
SteriPEN
Klean Kanteen
Deejo
Smith's
ACTIVITY
Camping
Hunting
Fishing
Hiking
Cooking
Canoeing
Sailing & Diving
Gardening
Everyday
Gifts
Outdoor Active
Cycling
Tactical
General Purpose
Snowboarding
Skating
Surfing
Bushcraft
Safety & Rescue
Industrial
DIY
Road Safety
Survival & Adventure
PRODUCT TYPE
Binoculars & Scopes
Knives
Multi-Tools
Personal LED Markers
Pouches
Sharpening Products
Sunglasses
Lighting
Whistles & Calls
Lighters
Latest Products
Bike Accessories
Keyring Accessories
Pet Accessories
Drinking Bottles
Scissors
Survival Aids
Compasses
Camping Stove
Water Purifiers
Mobile Accessories
POS
Hardware
Shears
Charging
Hand Warmers
Zippo Accessories

Overview

Whitby & Co is located in the thriving market town of Kendal, Cumbria, the gateway to the Lake District National Park, a popular destination for all types of outdoor pursuits enthusiast. Kendal is well situated close to  the M6 Motorway and the main West Coast Rail line between London and Scotland.

Whitby & Co distributes some of the foremost international outdoor accessory brands in the UK, supplying a wide range of markets and industries, from outdoor and camping, hunting and fishing, gift, DIY, agricultural and many more. Whitby & Co supply many independent retail stores, large multiple national retail chains and of course online retailers, as well as serving the various industrial, safety-rescue, law enforcement and military markets.

We have a large purpose built showroom in Kendal that is open for any Trade customers to visit by appointment and we encourage retailers to come along to view our full range of products and in store displays and other POS material. The majority of our marketing activities are managed by our in-house marketing team, giving us the benefit of being able to rapidly produce one off marketing material or solutions where possible for individual customers. Whitby’s retains the services of a PR firm to assist our in house team in maximising the positive exposure of the brands that we distribute.

We continually strive to improve our performance both at a corporate and personal level, we believe in continual investment in our employees and systems to allow us to be successful in achieving our objectives in a continually evolving business environment.

Our goal is to supply the very best quality products, at great value, combined with first class service.