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bruk20171106001

UK kitchen textile business seeks linen and cotton fabric supplies and completed products to enhance their product range.

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ABSTRACT

This Northern Ireland (UK) kitchen textile business seeks manufacturing agreements with mills throughout Europe who can produce 100% linen and/or 100% cotton fabric. They also seek innovative kitchen textile products to add to their range.


FULL DESCRIPTION

This Northern Ireland (UK) company can trace its history back to the nineteenth century with 135 years in the production of textiles. It is a family business which prides itself on the supply of high quality linen, kitchen textile and gift merchandise.
They specialise in Irish Linen tea towels and their product range include kitchen co-ordinates such as napkins, tablecloths oven gloves, tea cosies, bags and giftware etc.
They have several websites to promote their products which are sold not only in the UK and Ireland, but throughout the world.
To meet the demands of a 21st century market, sourcing and production takes place in various sites throughout the world, the quality of the end product is still controlled in Northern Ireland.
To meet demand the company seeks manufacturing agreements with mills throughout Europe who can produce 100% linen and/or 100% cotton fabric. The fabric must be supplied in PFP state (prepared for print).
The company would also be interested in a partner who can produce pre-cut panels for tea towels in PFP.
They also seek innovative kitchen textile products to add to their range under their own company brand under a manufacturing agreement.
Long term partnerships are envisaged.


Partner expertise sought:

- Type of partner sought: Manufacture who is already producing 100% linen and/or cotton products - can produce pre-cut panels for tea towels.
- Specific area of activity of the partner: The company is seeking a long term manufacturing relationship with the right partners who should be active in either textile production or an experienced sewing manufacturer.
The successful textile partner will be provided with manufacturing and quality specifications for all fabric orders.
Textile products will be branded under the company's brand.
A quality standard for the production will be agreed before production commences.
Potential partners will host a meeting on their premises to discuss contract details including production capacity, scheduling of orders etc.
Letters of reference from previous clients should be made available.


Advantages & innovations:

This is a long established company with the reputation for providing quality merchandise.
They have vast experience in the textile world and use their knowledge, experience and contacts to sustain and develop their business.
They are a progressive company who are continually innovating and updating their product range as well as trading in traditional Irish goods. Successful partners could share in this success.
The company has developed several websites to promote their product range which has proved very successful.


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KEY INFORMATION

Country of origin
UNITED KINGDOM
Profile date
15/12/2017
Deadline
15/12/2018

PARTNERSHIP(S) SOUGHT

Manufacturing agreement

CLASSIFICATIONS

INDUSTRY SECTORS
Industrial Manufacture \ Textiles, Leather & Footwear
TECHNOLOGY KEYWORDS
none...
COMMERCIAL KEYWORDS
Weaving of textiles / Manufacture of made-up textile articles, except apparel
MARKET KEYWORDS
CONSUMER RELATED / Consumer Products / Home furnishing and housewares

FIND OUT MORE

Contact Enterprise Europe Network Scotland by email at info@enterprise-europe-scotland.com, quoting reference number bruk20171106001