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There has never been a better time.
With more people looking to buy locally-made products and to manufacture in the UK, there has never been a better time to get involved with Make it British.
Our members get a profile on the Make it British website, access to a community forum and weekly member calls. Plus lots of other cool benefits.
Referrals & Sales
Would you like people to find your business when searching for British-made products & services online?
Create a profile for your business in our directory and you'll receive a steady stream of referrals and sales from customers who want to buy products made in the UK.
"I have made some nice sales as a result of my Make it British listing. Two orders in two days covered the cost of my annual membership"
Finella Devitt, FIREHORSE
Showcase Your Business
With over 150,000 visitors a month, Make it British is the go to destination for consumers and buyers looking for British-made goods.
Founded in 2011 by Kate Hills as a way of promoting British-made brands and UK manufacturers, Make it British is the longest-running, and busiest platform on the web supporting Made in Britain.
"The directory is brilliant. Kate does a fantastic job of promoting Make it British which is beneficial to all members."
Jo Jenkins, ROUNDABOUT CHILDRENSWEAR
Join a community of like-minded people who proudly sell products made in the UK.
Tap into our network for manufacturing advice and support, and make connections with other businesses that believe in British manufacturing.
"The team at Make it British are a wonderful help to our business. They have introduced us to new manufacturers and provide us with a great network of like-minded people to collaborate with""
Stephen Reeds, TEDDY EDWARD
Raise awareness of your products & services to buyers looking for UK-made products.
Grow your online sales by showcasing your products to over 2 million visitors a year.
SEO & BACKLINKS
Drive customers directly to your website and social media from your fully optimised listing.
Become a recognised UK-made business and validate your 'made in the Britain' status .
Your business featured in the Make it British newsletter reaching 30K subscribers.
Get exposure on our social media and feature in our popular 'Top 10' posts.
“We joined Make It British at the end of last year. As a small business it's always a worry investing in any kind of subscription (particularly in such hard times for British business) but we couldn't be happier with the results. Since joining we've received a good amount of referral traffic from their site, been included in a lovely feature about the 'best of British baby brands' and are more than covering our costs with a fresh audience genuinely interested in buying British. A worthwhile investment, very supportive team, we're proud to be part of it. Thank you."
INSIDE THE DIRECTORY
Your own page in the Make it British Directory
If your business sells UK-made products direct to the consumer you'll feature in our brands directory. Consumers can search for you by category, product type, and even your sustainability criteria.
You can also let people know if you export and/or wholesale so that our International visitors and stores can buy from you.
You'll have your own page in the directory where you can tell people about your business and the products and services that you offer.
Customers can click straight through to your website and your social media accounts.
They can also leave ratings and reviews of your business.
Customers can find you for the services that you offer using our advanced search feature.
You can display audits and accreditations as well as sustainability criteria - letting visitors know that you are an ethical UK manufacturer.
AS SEEN ON
Hello, I'm Kate Hills and I run Make it British
I'm passionate about UK manufacturing, and want to see our industry thrive.
For the last 10 years I've been shining a light on British brands and UK manufacturers.
I created this platform as a way to promote the amazing companies that make in Britain.
If you manufacture in the UK we'd love to help you promote your business.
“Make it British has helped us achieve the International success we are now enjoying. We receive referrals on a regular basis....it offers something more advanced than other platforms, with great marketing opportunities"
30 Day Money Back Guarantee
We want you to feel like you are getting value from your membership so we offer a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
If you decide that we're not for you anytime within the next 30 days we'll give you a full refund - no questions asked! After that your subscription will continue until you notify us that you wish to cancel.
We're confident that you're going to love being a member of Make it British but if you do wish to leave us we won't be offended and you can cancel at any time.
Join Make it British today!
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WHAT OUR MEMBERS SAY ABOUT US
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
To be eligible to be a member of Make it British you must meet one of the following criteria:
- You sell product that is made in the UK under your own brand name
- You sell product that is made in the UK under someone else's brand name
- You are a manufacturer who has a factory, workshop or mill in the UK
- You offer a service to those that manufacturer in the UK eg pattern cutter, production consultant
You must also have a company that is registered in the UK.
As part of becoming a member of Make it British we may ask for proof that you manufacture in the UK. We reserve the right to verify this but requesting the names of the factories that you work with.
In order for you to classify your product as 'made in the UK' it must have undergone its last substantial change in the United Kingdom.
For more details as to how we classify this please click here.
Note: We use the term 'made in the UK' and 'made in Britain' interchangeably, although technically made in Britain does not cover Northern Ireland.
We support womenswear, menswear and childrenswear brands as well as stationery, ceramics, leathergoods and furniture manufacturers - and literally anything else you can sell to a consumer that is produced here in the UK!
Our general rule of thumb is - if you can sell it in a department store then you will do well on our site.
If you are based in the UK and provide a service to people looking to make in the UK (design or manufacturing for example) then you can feature your business with us.
In fact, the business to business section of our directory is one of the most popular on the site.
We welcome all sorts of manufacturers to Make it British. You are the very reason that we exist!
Thousands of visitors every month come to our website looking for manufacturers to make their products and our directory is the first place that we point them to.
We have a dedicated section for manufacturers and you can list all of the different services that you offer.
We'll also add your business to our UK Manufacturers list which is a separate database that we make available to people wanting to have all of their manufacturer contact details in one place.
The number one reason our members prefer us to similar organisations promoting made in Britain products is because we make genuine sales for them!
Promoting your business with Make it British means a consistent stream of referrals that actually convert to paying customers.
Just check out our testimonials to see how happy our members are.
No. Some of our members don’t make everything in the UK, if this is the case we request that only products made in Britain are promoted in your directory listing, and that it's made clear which part of your business is made here.
Take a look at our Membership plans then choose which one is right for you.
You can pay by credit card or PayPal.
Once you've paid your first subscription fee we'll be in touch within 24 hours to help you set up your profile in the directory.
Membership payments recur until you cancel them or ask us to cancel them for you. Yearly payments automatically recur each year on the date that you joined.
You can cancel your membership at any time and we will not charge you any further.
We will send a reminder before we are about to take your yearly payment.
Yes we do! We've introduced an Essential Membership package as an affordable option for those who are just starting out.
We also offer a monthly payment option on our Standard and Premium plans.
Our 30 day money back guarantee also means that if you decide that Make it British is not right for you within the first 30 days you can let us know and get a full refund.
Yes - in fact we offer a sliding scale of membership rates for the number of businesses that you list.
Contact us for more details if you are thinking of joining with more than one business.
You can cancel your membership at any time by emailing us at email@example.com.
We just ask that you give us 7 days notice before your renewal date.
Your membership fee will remain the same for the length of your membership until you cancel - even if our subscription fees go up!
If you choose to cancel your membership and decide to rejoin at a later date then you will pay whatever the new prices are, which may be higher.
We love to feature our members in our content, including our blog, podcast and social media.
Standard and Premium members will be included in at least one Top 10 posts automatically. These are amongst some of the most popular on our site.
Never has there been a better time to be manufacturing in the UK.
We've seen a big increase in the amount of visitors to the site since March 2020. People specifically looking to buy British products, and companies wanting to switch production back to the UK.
We're no.1 in Google for many key terms related to made in the UK, buying British and UK manufacturing. Which means we're the first place that people come to in their search for British brands and UK manufacturers.
If you want your business to be at the forefront in this rush to buy British, quite simply you need to be in our directory.
Join today and make the most of it!
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