About

JBS is a 100% Irish-owned distribution and logistics company.  From our origins in 1944, JBS has evolved to become the leading supplier of Safety, Hygiene, Uniform & Specialist products on the Island of Ireland.

JBS has 55 staff in 5 branches strategically located nationwide.

JBS has offices and warehousing in Belfast, Cork, Derry, Dublin and Monaghan. 
Furthermore, with 13 sales representatives, JBS has the most extensive coverage in our industry.

Safety JBS is the leader in the supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Irish Market. JBS supplies in excess of 3,000 companies spread across both the public and private sectors on the Island of Ireland.  JBS is the sole supplier of PPE to the Irish Government and the largest supplier of PPE & Hygiene products to the Government sector in Northern Ireland.
   
Specialist JBS is a key supplier in the EMS market servicing specialist customers such as Fire Brigades, Civil Defence, An Garda Siochana, Irish Defence Forces and Ambulance and Paramedics, with a wide range of uniform and protective clothing and equipment, which is essential for the effective performance of their specialist duties.
   
VARD JBS Vard is now one of the largest suppliers of corporate training in Ireland, following the acquisition of Vard Corporate Clothing.  JBS Vard supplies over 2,000 blue chip customers, ranging from leading hotel chains to financial institutions and high street retail chains.  JBS Vard specifies, fits and supplies front of house staff with elegant tailored suits combining smart designs and proven materials.
   
Hygiene JBS specialises in the supply of bulk cleaning products, refuse sacks, toiletries and janitorial equipment to major government departments and educational facilities in both the north and south of Ireland.
   
Wholesale JBS Wholesale division supplies PPE and workwear supplies to the leading DIY and hardware stores around Ireland.  Our wholesale brands include Dickies, Timberland, Michelin, Adastra & Cofra amongst others.  JBS also wholesales a wide range of products to sub distributors in Ireland.

Services Excellence
Claims to Service Excellence are easily made, but are more arduous to prove.  At JBS, we reinvest our profits into the business with a view to continuously improving our service levels to our customers, whether that is in facilities, stock, IT or staff training.  Accordingly, not only does JBS have 60,000 sq ft of modern offices and warehousing, but we support that with c. €3 million of stock held in customer built high-bay warehousing.  JBS uses barcoding and wire-guided picking systems to ensure error free next day delivery.

JBS have ISO 9001-2000 compliant quality management systems in place.  We have invested heavily in the most up to date systems hardware and software to ensure both our staff and our customers have quick, easy and detailed access to key relevant information.

Growth
JBS is a solid, profitable company and has grown almost 15 fold since 2000.  This growth has been possible as we have reinvested our earnings into facilities, advanced IT and stock.  Our growth illustrates how more customers continue to choose JBS.  Furthermore, as JBS continues to grow, we can pass on savings generated through improved purchasing power to our customers.