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Category: Corporate Clothing

Select Bespoke Staff Uniforms Your Team Will Love

13 May 2020

A knight’s armour is crafted to instill fear into his opponents. A police officer’s uniform is to increase authority. A footballer’s kit is to encourage confidence and team spirit. In this article we share the secrets to achieving your goals through your uniform, while ensuring your team love to wear it.

Learn How to Choose a Security Guard Uniform

08 May 2020

Those working in a security role are there to protect visitors, customers and staff or for the secure handling and transportation of cash and valuables. This means they’re automatically in an authoritative and high-risk position and should be dressed and protected accordingly.

10 Steps to Choosing the Perfect Bespoke Company Uniform

28 Jan 2020

Bespoke corporate clothing is great option for larger organisations who are looking for a truly unique uniform. In this article, we explore the pros and cons of opting for bespoke uniform, and how to design and plan your uniform in our clear step-by-step guide.

Extending the Life of Workwear and PPE

20 Jan 2020

Taking care of workwear is essential if you want it to retain its protective properties and last for as long as possible. By choosing quality garments, following the manufacturer’s maintenance instructions, storing correctly, and repairing damage, you can extend the life of your uniform and PPE significantly.

Should You Enforce a Staff Uniform Policy?

20 Aug 2019
Millions of employees in the UK are required to wear staff uniforms, often to promote professionalism and portray a consistent brand image of the company. But is a uniform policy always necessary? Find out the pros and cons of implementing a dress code, decide if it’s right for your company — and read our top tips on how to write a staff uniform policy that will boost your business and employee engagement.

Find The Best Workwear Suppliers with Our Ultimate Checklist

06 Aug 2019
There are hundreds of workwear suppliers to choose from and finding the right one can seem overwhelming. How do you decide which one is right for you? We’ve put together a handy checklist of our top 10 “must-have” features of great workwear suppliers to help you get started.

5 Things to Consider When Designing a Company Uniform

25 Jul 2019
Delta Airlines recently hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons when staff started complaining that the airline’s newly launched uniforms were causing them unpleasant skin conditions. This story has been running for a year and is still receiving regular attention from the media. So how can you avoid a poor employee experience and negative press and attract only positive results from your company uniform design?

How to Choose Hospitality & Catering Uniform

01 Jul 2019

The hospitality industry provides millions of jobs with a diverse range of roles. Staff uniform is key to keeping employees safe, comfortable and confident, while creating great first impressions and a positive guest experience. This guide highlights the importance of uniform in this industry and offers advice on making the right choices.

The History of Corporate Uniforms

29 May 2019
The concept of uniform originated centuries ago as a way to create identity and unity between individuals that belonged to certain institutions. Today, companies all over the world have a strong brand representation through their corporate uniform design. Company goals, the availability of fabrics, fashions and other influences of different eras have all impacted uniforms over the years.

Why a Work Uniforms Policy Is Vital for UK Businesses

14 May 2019
Jessica Anderson is a nurse who hit the headlines recently because she was initially denied a new Guinness World Record (GWR) for a nurse running the London marathon due to her choice of uniform. The decision has since been overturned and the GWR admitted that their policy was outdated. This news story highlights the importance of having a fair and up-to-date uniform policy. We discuss who needs a uniform policy, why it’s important and what to include.