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Manufacturers fear stigma after Leicester factory raid

Manufacturers have voiced their concern that UK factories adopting unscrupulous practices are trashing the domestic industry’s reputation after reports emerged that a Leicester clothing manufacturer could be fined £190,000 for employing 19 illegal workers.