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5 Mistakes Managers Make With Their First Uniform Order

Posted by Xamax on 14/11/17 16:47

Many big companies across the UK use uniforms to promote their company's brand, such as TGI Fridays, Marriott International, American Express, Sytner Group, Nationwide, Iceland Foods, and McDonald's. If you go food shopping, many of the Sainsbury's, Tesco, Asda, Aldi, Lidl, and Morrisons staff members wear uniforms as well. At sporting events, phone shops, call centres - even at the Apple store - staff all wear uniforms. Those who work at Starbucks, Costa Coffee, and Caffe Nero aren't immune to uniforms either, so uniforms can be seamlessly integrated into your staff wardrobe - and look good too. But what pitfalls do companies make when ordering uniforms for the first time? Here are 5 mistakes managers make with their first uniform order. Make sure you don't fall victim.

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Topics: Uniforms, Buying Workwear, Printing, Embroidery

How To Make Office Staff Uniforms A Success

Posted by Xamax on 24/04/17 11:26

Office staff uniforms are a great benefit to any business. But many office staff have never had to wear uniforms. Here’s how to make the scheme stick and implement a uniform without a fuss.

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Topics: Uniforms, Printing, Embroidery

Can Screen Printed Workwear Be Used For Any Branding?

Posted by Xamax on 24/03/17 13:49

There's no denying the appeal of a properly screen printed piece of clothing, but it's often questioned if it's right for every business or more specifically, any kind of branding effort. This post will look into whether print or embroidery is best for your branding efforts.  

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Topics: Buying Workwear, Printing

How To Get Real Value For Money Out Of Printed Workwear

Posted by Xamax on 14/03/17 12:02

If you aren't careful, printed workwear can be an unnecessarily expensive way of customising clothing - but if you choose the right print technique, it's easy to get real value for money. 

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Topics: Buying Workwear, Printing, Embroidery

How To Decide Between Embroidered vs Printed On Company Workwear

Posted by Xamax on 10/03/17 09:21

There are a lot of complicating factors when choosing between embroidered vs printed branding techniques on company workwear. If you don't use careful consideration, then you could end up with an inferior product and wasted spend. Here's what to consider and how to decide.

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Topics: Printing, Embroidery

How To Easily Pick Perfect Customised Polo Shirts Quickly

Posted by Xamax on 07/03/17 06:03

Customised polo shirts are a staple workwear item. From printed bar staff polo shirts, to hotel cleaning staff, to electricians who've used polo shirt embroidery to show off their company logo - they're one of the most versatile workwear items.

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Topics: Buying Workwear, Printing, Embroidery

Are Embroidered Uniforms More Expensive Than Printed Workwear?

Posted by Xamax on 28/02/17 07:28

Or Is Printed Workwear Cheaper Than Embroidered? You're at the stage where you are looking into using branded clothing, but the age-old question crops up: printed or embroidered, which is cheaper? The argument swings both ways and is influenced by your budget, your uses for the workwear and even the type of workwear you're ordering.

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Topics: Buying Workwear, Printing

Guide To Creating Branded Workwear With Company Logo & Other Features

Posted by Xamax on 23/02/17 06:00

Here is an outline and "How To" guide to creating branded workwear with company logo information and other features (which also includes advice on items, colours and customisation techniques).

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Topics: Uniforms, Buying Workwear, Printing, Embroidery

How To Use Screen Printing Techniques On Custom Workwear

Posted by Xamax on 21/02/17 06:01

This post looks to show you how to use screen printing techniques on custom workwear so that you know the strengths and weaknesses of the process. From how screen printing works, to when to use it so it's most cost effective. And more.

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Topics: Printing

What To Avoid When Choosing Company Uniforms

Posted by Xamax on 31/01/17 06:00

We've put together the following list of what to avoid when choosing company uniforms to ensure you get the most from your budget.

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Topics: Buying Workwear, Printing, Embroidery