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056 – Six Month Synopsis

Listen to this episode of the Make it British Podcast (17:22) Play / pause 1x 1.5x 2x 0:00 0:00 17:22 volume 056 – Six Month Synopsis iTunesGoogle PlayShare Leave a ReviewClammr ItListen in a New WindowDownloadSoundCloudStitcherSubscribe on AndroidSubscribe via RSSSpotifyTune-in Email New Episodes Powered by the Simple Podcast Press Player As we celebrate 6 months…

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5 Reasons why you should attend a trade show

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One of the best ways of finding suppliers and manufacturers is by attending a trade show, but there are many other benefits. We give you 5 reasons why attending a trade show is essential to your business. If you’re at all serious about making in the UK, trade shows should be planned as a necessary…

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055 – Lance Mitchell, Mitchell Interflex – The Future of the UK Woven Textile Industry

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054 – Peter Philips, Abbey England – Growing the UK Leather and Saddlery Industry

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Stellar speaker line-up at MiB Live! 2019

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Make it British are delighted to announce the fantastic line-up of speakers for this year’s Make it British Live!   There is an undeniable and seismic shift going on in UK manufacturing and this year’s Make it British Live! will explore the future of the industry, tackling the hot topics of ‘fast or slow fashion’…

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053 – Isabelle Ugochukwu, Isabella Queen – Launching and Growing a Premium British-Made Brand

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052 – Why Every Manufacturer Needs a Great Website

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051 – Adam Robertson, Kalopsia Collective – Small Batch Manufacturing

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Top 10 UK Garment Manufacturers

Ten UK garment manufacturers that can help you with production and sampling If you’re looking for a manufacturer to make clothing, you need look no further than within the UK.  There are a whole host of reasons why it’s to your advantage to have your garments manufactured in Britain (you can read about some of…

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050 – How to Find an Ethical Factory

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British Made Fashion and Textiles Industry Thriving Amidst Brexit Uncertainty

The UK Fashion and textiles industry employs 120,000 people and produces £9 billion of textiles every year.  This hugely important UK industry, with roots established before the industrial revolution, is experiencing unprecedented demand despite the uncertainty caused by Brexit. 2019 marks 200 years since the landmark Factories Act of 1819 was passed to regulate work…

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049 – Bianca Elgar – How to Choose the Right Manufacturer

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048 – Exciting Times Ahead!

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Lucy Siegle to host Make it British Live! 2019

Environmental journalist and broadcaster, Lucy Siegle, is to host the first day of talks at this year’s Make it British Live! event at the iconic Business Design Centre, London on 29 May.  Lucy Siegle is a familiar face on prime time TV, a longstanding presenter for BBC’s ‘The One Show’ and columnist for the Observer.…

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047 – Martin Lowe, Roy Lowe & Sons – Why Innovation & Quality Matter

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046 – How to Make the Most of Events

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Impact Trading Create The Michel & Alain Roux Apron

Make it British Members Impact Trading manufacture customised corporate clothing, specialising in Aprons. They were recently commissioned to create bespoke aprons for the famous Michelin Star Restaurant, The Waterside Inn. The Waterside Inn, in Bray is run by chef patron Alain Roux, the son of Michel Roux. They wanted a bespoke, made in Britain apron to sell in the restaurant gift shop.…

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045 – Finella Devitt, Firehorse – Developing a New Product is a Marathon not a Sprint

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044 – What To Do When Manufacturing Goes Wrong

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Menswear start-up HebTroCo make £1m in the shadow of Brexit

The northern business that started as a daft idea in the pub and began operations on referendum day has dashed past the £1m mark as Brexit looms. Make it British Members HebTroCo is a two-man menswear start-up which was launched on Kickstarter, a crowdfunding website, at the end of January 2016. Their aim twas o…

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043 – Simon Middleton, Brand Advisor – How to Build a British-made Brand

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042 – Why are UK Manufacturers so Hard to Find?

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