Who We Are and What We Do

Originally established in 1962, Distinctive Badges has been manufacturing and importing premium quality badges and related products ever since. With our extensive industry experience, embrace of modern technologies, and established overseas partnerships, we pride ourselves in providing you with the highest quality products at very competitive prices.


We are a wholly New Zealand owned and operated company, and proud suppliers of a large variety of customers from some of New Zealand's largest corporates to grassroots sports clubs, hobby enthusiasts, and charitable organizations.


Based in East Tamaki, Auckland our factory is conveniently located to provide easy access to and from the motorway and airport, and the ability to supply nationwide direct to your door.


Not only can we provide you with 100% NZ made products, manufactured to the highest standards right here in our factory, but we also have well established overseas partnerships enabling us to provide you with access to manufacturing processes not readily available in NZ, and greater capacity and cost effectiveness for high volume jobs.


We are specialist manufacturers of:

Just to say the medals are here & they are great, thanks for excellent service.

Cheers, Morton

I just wanted to pass on how much we appreciate your brilliant service and the great quality of the badges. We love them. They arrived in perfect timing for us as we are going to present them next week. Thank you so much. You will hear from us again.

Paul Wilkinson

Once again you guys have done a great job. The medals you provided for us this year have exceeded our expectations in quality and looks. The youth that have received the medals see them as a prize possession and I am sure will be displayed for all to see. Look forward to doing business with you again next year.

Bruce Haycock

Thank you very much for the work you did on the badges. They looked absolutely wonderful and the kids were thrilled to receive them, it certainly was better than a certificate.