Northampton Productive Society (NPS) is an independent and family-run business manufacturing the finest hand-made Goodyear-welted footwear in Northamptonshire. Established in 1881 as a co-operative by five men in the village of Wollaston, they have a proud and distinguished heritage in footwear manufacturing.
NPS continue to remain true to their ideals, combining over 130 years of tradition, the latest technology and materials, in order to produce the best quality shoes and boots. To maintain this undisputed quality, the products will always be hand-made from start (‘clicking’) to ‘finishing’ in the UK.
Their two brands are NPS Shoes and Solovair.