Seahawk Reusable Face-Coverings - the first choice for buyers

Reusable Face-Coverings – the first choice for buyers

PCIAW® member, Seahawk Apparel in Glenrothes, Fife is a manufacturer of specialist protective workwear and PPE for the likes of the oil and gas, petrochemical, emergency services and construction sectors. Since the outbreak of Covid-19, the business has responded swiftly to manufacture reusable, non-medical face coverings and protective workwear, including scrubs for NHS staff.   The…

The National Audit Office Would Like PCIAW® to Survey Members on PPE

The National Audit Office Would Like The Professional Clothing Industry Association Worldwide (PCIAW®) to Survey Members on PPE

The National Audit Office (NAO) is collecting information on the supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) to the NHS and social care during the COVID-19 pandemic, to assist in the preparation of a report for Parliament that will be published later this year. The NAO is collecting information from a range of sources and the…

Lenzing - Austrian TENCEL™ branded fibres from Vienna to China

10,460 kilometers: First direct complete train with Austrian TENCEL™ branded fibres from Vienna to China

From Lenzing.com. Due to the short-term increase in demand from Chinese customers, Lenzing AG is breaking new ground. For the first time in the history of Austria, a local company is sending goods that are 100 percent produced in Austria directly to China by train. The Lenzing Group stands for the ecologically responsible production of…

Snickers 2020 Polartec

Snickers Workwear NEW POLARTEC® POWER STRETCH® Jackets and Fleeces – the ‘Sustainable’ Choice.

Sharp, stylish looks and market-leading recycled POLARTEC® fabric technology make these a must for the autumn on site or outdoor leisurewear. Snickers Workwear continues to lead the way with working clothes that have an ergonomic design, superb functionality and fit – for both craftsmen and women. The versatile FLEXIWork full-stretch jackets, deliver a tight, body-hugging fit…

HM Revenue & Customs, Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

How changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on 1‌‌ September impact you

HMRC are writing to remind you about changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) from 1‌‌ September and what this means for you.   What you need to do from 1‌‌ September From 1‌‌ September CJRS will pay 70% of usual wages up to a cap of £2,187.50 per month for the hours furloughed employees do not work. You will still need…

Shield360 has developed a washable snood which is manufactured in the UK

Shield360 has developed a washable snood which is manufactured in the UK and delivered in biodegradable packaging. 

Shield360 has developed a washable snood which is manufactured in the UK and delivered in biodegradable packaging. The sustainability benefits include: extremely low carbon footprint as both the fabric and finished goods are made at the same factory facility in England, and as well as being re-usable / washable, the snoods are delivered plastic free.  This…