Wednesday 27 August 2014
Modern Testing Services (Global) has become the majority shareholder in HSTTS. HSTTS was founded as an independent laboratory by Mr Douglas Ambler in 1994 and has grown to be the second largest softlines laboratory in the UK.
Paul Jones, Managing Director of HSTTS said, "This is an exciting and historic day for High Street. Our business in the UK has grown by over 150% in the past 7 years and becoming part of MTS Global Group will significantly enhance the global offering to our UK-based Retailers and Customers. High Street will continue to offer its no-nonsense approach to getting the product to market and supporting retailers and their suppliers in the UK and now, of course, globally."
Modern Testing Services (MTS Global) is a world class independent provider of technical services to the retail, supplier, and manufacturing communities of consumer products. With laboratories and offices in 20 countries worldwide offering a full range of services and testing including softlines, hardlines, footwear, toys and chemical testing.
MTS also provides a range of social and ethical audits, factory/manufacturing audits, and inspections. MTS specialise in providing clients with fast and efficient technical support at competitive prices whilst utilising state of the art technology to assure speed and accuracy in the services they provide.
Mr Byung Won Park, Managing Director of MTS Global commented, "I am pleased to welcome HSTTS into the wider MTS family and look forward to working with our UK partners to grow the business and serve the clients."