Tag : manufacturing
Clarks resumes volume manufacturing in the UKSubscription
Clarks is creating a new manufacturing arm in Somerset, which will have the capacity to produce up to 300,000 pairs of its Desert Boots per year.
New manufacturers' trade show to launch in London Subscription
The Centre for Fashion Enterprise is launching a new trade show for manufacturers in east London, targeting small brands and retailers.
British manufacturing sees post-Brexit boostSubscription
Manufacturers across Britain are seeing their strongest performance for over 20 years in wake of the Brexit vote one year ago today, according to figures from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI).
As Chinese export manufacturer the Dishang Group opens an all-singing, all-dancing new headquarters in Weihai, China, Drapers visits to find out how the business is adapting to the changes in sourcing.
Drapers asked exhibitors at made in the UK trade show Meet the Manufacturer this week whether demand for UK products was on the up.
Former joint Jayroma MD joins Bagir Subscription
Jonathan Feldman, former joint managing director of UK-based clothing manufacturer Jayroma, has been appointed as an external non-executive director menswear supplier Bagir.
Drapers gets to know some of the UK manufacturers on the British Fashion Council’s new database.
The London Embroidery Studio’s production manager Lucie McKenna on pushing the boundaries of textile design, and working with the likes of Bobby Abley and Louis Vuitton.
Local councils could be given fresh powers to shut down sweatshops in Britain amid fresh reports that poor working conditions are rife in clothing factories.
Sourcing: What is driving textiles pricing?Subscription
As customers demand greater transparency in sourcing and textile prices fluctuate, retailers are looking harder at where to source their raw materials.