Tag : UK manufacturing
US tariffs 'catastrophic' to UK-made fashionSubscription
UK manufacturers and brands have told Drapers they will be unable to absorb the impending 25% tariff on UK clothing exported to the US, and job losses are likely to result.
The brave new post-Brexit world of UK manufacturing Subscription
New prime minister Boris Johnson is preparing the nation to leave the European Union with or without a deal on 31 October. Drapers examines the challenges and opportunities for UK manufacturing.
Buzzy Textile Forum shakes off Brexit bluesSubscription
Exhibitors praised the positive atmosphere, strong calibre of visitors and focus on UK names at the latest edition of fashion fabrics trade show Textile Forum this week.
Gosha London: a maker of London Fashion WeekSubscription
Mustafa Fuat is flying the flag for UK manufacturing with his womenswear studio, Gosha London
Drapers speaks to UK textile mills about what they are doing to stay ahead, the future of the industry and the impact of Britain’s looming departure from the European Union.
British fashion's £5.5m industrial actionSubscription
A new £5.5m research programme aims to improve speed, productivity and sustainability in the UK’s clothing supply chain.
Comment: Beat Brexit by buying BritishSubscription
Although the dreaded “B” word was a key topic of conversation at the recent edition of menswear-focused trade show Jacket Required, British heritage brand Peregrine helped lift my Brexit fatigue, at least for a while.
Fashion Enter launches womenswear labelSubscription
London-based manufacturer Fashion Enter has launched its own womenswear label, which it is selling direct to consumers online.
At Pantherella International Group, Justin Hall oversees a century of sock-making expertise.
Bespoke shoemaker since 1840 Foster & Son is opening one of the first Northampton footwear factories in decades, next week.