Webster Holdings Pty Ltd (“MWH”) is 100% owned by Executive Chairman Malcolm Webster.
Webster Holdings has become synonymous with classic yet contemporary design.
Based in Sydney, the group currently owns and manages three leading brands in
the Australian and New Zealand fashion market place, overseeing design,
manufacture, marketing and retailing of all three brands.
JIGSAW was introduced to Australia in 1991. Since this time Webster
Holdings have grown the brand to become one of Australian fashion’s most
enduring retail success stories. JIGSAW has become one of the most respected
and sought after brands in the Australian marketplace.
In January 2000 Webster Holdings acquired DAVID LAWRENCE, from the
Truworth Ltd South Africa Group. The brand designs and produces stylish, modern
classic garments and accessories that are work wear oriented.
Webster Holdings have driven the brand to
significant increases in market share. In 2004, DAVID LAWRENCE began expansion
into the international market, with stores in New Zealand.
MARCS was acquired by Webster Holdings in November 2006 from the Oroton
Group. The brand reflects the modern Australian lifestyle, and is a renowned
stockist of stylish wardrobe basics. The MARCS store interiors have been
designed with the customer in mind. Clean lined and minimalist, the architecturally
designed stores create an environment that is directional and service
orientated. With a retail distribution across Australia and New Zealand.
The Webster Holdings Press Office located in the heart of Paddington,
manages public relations for David Lawrence, Jigsaw and Marcs. This hub of
media activity has a constant stream of fashion editors and journalists
visiting to view the latest collections.
In 2003 Webster Holdings expanded its operations internationally,
opening a facility in Shanghai, China. The facility provides the group with the
opportunity to access superior and competitive service in Northern China, and
services all areas of the design and manufacture chain for all brands
including: pattern cutting; sampling; fabric sourcing; quality assurance
control and finished goods warehousing. The MWH China Factory is a 100% Wholly
Owned Foreign Entity (WOFE).