UK heritage textile manufacturer Cookson & Clegg (C&C) is expecting a 40% productivity boost through a transformational technology project, working with the ‘Made Smarter North West Adoption’ programme.
John Lewis on Tuesday unveiled a big expansion of its fashion and beauty offer and the fashion labels it’s adding are designed to reflect the casualisation trend that has only accelerated in the past year.
Brexit is killing British fashion and action must be taken as bureaucracy and travel issues since the UK left the EU have caused big problems, according to an open letter signed by 400 sector luminaries and creatives.
Fashion designer, social entrepreneur and TV commentator Patrick Grant and Brigitte Stepputtis, global head of couture at Vivienne Westwood, are keynote speakers for the upcoming edition of Pure London.
The last edition of Meet the Manufacturer, held on 24-25 May at the Old Truman Brewery, attracted more interest than ever from around the world, with the number of international visitors doubling that of last year.