Tag : manufacturing
Why fashion needs an orderly BrexitSubscription
As the UK government attempts to secure a transitional deal to ease our exit from the European Union, we explore how this could benefit the fashion and textiles industry.
Christopher Nieper, managing director of Derbyshire manufacturer David Nieper explains how the next generation hold the keys to Britain’s manufacturing future
UK textile manufacturing enjoys boom in 2017Subscription
Average production in the UK textile manufacturing industry was up 25% this year, despite looming economic uncertainty.
UK manufacturers call for action on migrationSubscription
UK manufacturers have warned the fashion industry could face a “severe” shortage of skilled workers if a recommendation to restrict the migration of workers comes into force after Brexit.
UK fashion's Budget wishlistSubscription
With the backing of a landslide victory in December’s general election, prime minister Boris Johnson’s majority government is now preparing to deliver its 2020 Budget to an expectant UK.
The next textile frontierSubscription
A new wave of innovative and sustainable textiles is emerging, and manufacturers are working to scale up production for mainstream use
Armed with a strong family legacy and a loyal workforce, James Eden is now focused on taking his Made in Manchester message into new categories and territories.
Christopher Nieper is a Brexit believer – so much so that he has set up a school to produce local skilled employees for the David Nieper manufacturing-to-mail order business in Derbyshire
Bradford-based Drapers Supplier of the Year 2015, Haddow Group, is branching out with its own branded products
Talking Business: Access to buyers with budgets is number one problem for new designers Subscription
Our retail market is famed for its professionalism and sophistication around the world but, faced with huge costs from a dysfunctional retail and property market dominated by overseas interests and an “unbalanced” British economy”, most retailers dare not risk stocking the products of start-ups, designer brands or collections made in UK.