Pinnacle Textile Industries Acquires Topps Safety Apparel

Pinnacle Textile Industries, LLC –  a leading manufacturer of service apparel, aprons and napery servicing the rental and hospitality markets – recently purchased a majority of the assets of Topps Safety Apparel Inc. This manufacturer of public safety and flame resistant uniforms. offers its products through a network of leading distributors and garment rental operators.

Topps Safety Apparel Inc. was established as Toppmaster in 1938 by the Elin brothers. The firm has been owned and operated by the BTQ Group since 1997. In the 1990s, the company became one of the first manufacturers to attain (UL) certification of compliance to NFPA standards.

Pinnacle gladly continues the Topps brand as its FR Safety brand and as an addition to its own existing Worx brand of industrial work clothing.

Patrick Methven, the company’s President and founder: “The acquisition of the Topps Safety Brand fulfills our goal of entry into the safety uniform category, expanding our customer base to include distributors focused on the oil/gas and utility end user sectors while at the same time expanding our product offering to our existing customer base.”