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What PPE do I need?

September 21, 2017

Different industries will have different requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE) to keep their staff safe. Whether you work indoors or outdoors, on a construction site or in a factory, the safety of staff should always be at the forefront of your mind. To help you make sure that your staff can always work safely […]

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How to use statement colours in your workwear

September 14, 2017

Using colour in your uniform can offer a wide variety of benefits to any business, and there are many different ways that you can make use of colour in your workwear. From simple team unity, to offering assistance to the more vulnerable, the right use of colour can help your business just as much as […]

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Uniform essentials for healthcare staff

August 31, 2017

Healthcare staff in any kind of business have a lot of needs to consider when it comes to wearing an effective uniform that leaves patients feeling comfortable, while leaving staff professional and fit for purpose throughout the day. Simon Jersey take you through some considerations on uniform essentials for your healthcare staff Reassuring style from […]

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What footwear do I need for work?

August 24, 2017

Whichever industry you work in, your footwear should be a vital part of your staff uniform. For all lines of work, the right footwear will benefit your business in some fashion. It could be to ensure safety, to ensure comfort through the longest days in fast-paced industries, or simply to make a fashionable statement as […]

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Creating a corporate uniform look that works all year round

August 16, 2017

When putting together a uniform for your staff, there are a large variety of options to choose from that provide a good mix of practicality and comfort throughout the year. Whether you’re looking for casual comfort, or unbeatable high-end style, we explain how to put together a staff uniform that works for all seasons. Keeping […]

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Case study: Team GB at Rio 2016

August 13, 2017

One year ago we supplied Team GB with two outfits for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Here we take a look back at how we delighted the athletes and helped them to go for gold! What we did We supplied Team GB with two outfits for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – their formalwear plus […]

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Uniform essentials for a beauty salon

August 10, 2017

A beauty salon is a place to unwind, relax and be pampered. Anything that can add to the feeling of luxury for the customer is a definite bonus for a business. Your staff uniforms are no exception. The right workwear can make an amazing impression on the customer and set the tone for their visit. […]

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Michelle Hughes joins SJ as business development manager

August 10, 2017

  Accrington uniform provider, Simon Jersey, has further strengthened its business development team with the appointment of Michelle Hughes. Michelle, who lives in Cumbria, has joined the company for the second time after working with a number of other businesses in the uniform industry. She brings with her more than 15 years’ experience delivering tailor-made […]

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The benefits of a nursing uniform

August 2, 2017

When it comes to putting together a nursing uniform, there are several considerations that need to be made. Having a proper uniform for your workplace can offer many key benefits. We explain what to look for in your staff uniforms, and the benefits a well thought out uniform can have. Comfort and style in equal […]

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Using colour: Secrets from Starbucks

July 31, 2017

Last week, Starbucks revealed why you sometimes see its Baristas wearing different coloured aprons. They’re famous for their green aprons, but intriguingly sometimes you see one person in a different colour. And it’s not at random, there are lots of reasons Starbucks does this. Firstly, they use different colours as a way to single out […]

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Case study: mydentist uniforms

July 26, 2017

As well as all the uniform garments available to buy here on the website we also offer a managed account service to some of the UK’s best known brands. We’re proud of our long-standing relationship with mydentist which has lasted more than 10 years. Part of the IDH Group, mydentist has more than 670 practices making […]

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Uniform essentials for front of house staff

July 24, 2017

When thinking about uniform essentials for your front of house team, it’s important to choose those that create the right look for your business. Whether you’re putting together the uniform for your hotel reception staff, or the hosting team of your high-end restaurant, we aim to explain what essentials you should keep in mind for […]

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Intrepid trio cycle 171-miles in a day for school pupils

July 19, 2017

Three brave fundraisers from Accrington uniform company, Simon Jersey, are enjoying a well-deserved rest after cycling 171-miles in just one day. Kiel James, Jonathan Whittaker and Oliver Cooper raised more than £800 cycling from Leicestershire to North Yorkshire in aid of the David Ross Educational Trust (DRET). The Trust operates 33 primary and secondary academies, […]

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Staff uniforms, adding the right finishing touches

July 17, 2017

Making the right impression on a customer is one of the crucial roles a uniform should play. You can spend a great deal of time and money putting together the perfect uniform, only to finally see it on your staff and feel like something is missing. Perhaps, that last finishing touch that really helps your […]

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Creating a staff uniform on a budget

June 27, 2017

Putting together a staff uniform can seem like a big task. Not only should you consider the requirements of your uniforms, but ensuring you find the right items to stand up to the rigors of a job, protect staff, and be comfortable enough to make working easy, is important. You also need to make sure […]

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New Contemporary suiting launched

June 22, 2017

We’ve launched our new Contemporary suiting range to give a stylish option for your uniforms. Our customers want their team to look smart, but they want them to look on-trend too. That’s why we’ve launched Contemporary – a fashion-forward and elegant suiting range. The new collection of male and female suiting has been specially created to […]

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Stanley House gets smart new look with Simon Jersey

June 14, 2017

The front of house, meetings and events departments at Stanley House Hotel, Mellor, have had a makeover from Simon Jersey in keeping with the hotel’s reputation for luxury and quality. The staff are now wearing a uniform that includes our top of the range navy Qualitas suiting. This is paired with our Prestige 100% cotton […]

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Simon Jersey uniforms available to NHS teams

June 5, 2017

  We’re thrilled to continue supplying NHS trusts after being awarded a place on the new Supply Chain Textiles Framework Agreement. This means that primary and secondary care teams can order from our extensive NHS selection at low prices with no commitment to stock levels. All of our uniforms, whether for medical or clerical staff, are designed to […]

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Prime Minister Theresa May visits Simon Jersey

May 31, 2017

Yesterday we were pleased to host Prime Minister Theresa May’s visit to East Lancashire as part of her general election campaign. She was supporting local Hyndburn candidate Kevin Horkin, and in the region to discuss the future of manufacturing post-Brexit. During the visit Mrs May promised an industrial sector review and a UK prosperities plan that […]

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How to choose uniforms for waiters

May 12, 2017

We all know that how we look has a big impact on how we feel. It’s important that customer facing staff such as waiters and waitresses have a uniform they enjoy wearing. They’re the ambassadors for your brand, so making them feel their best will motivate them to keep customers coming back. A good uniform […]

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New head of supply chain for Simon Jersey

April 19, 2017

We’ve further strengthened our senior team with the appointment of Oliver Cooper as head of supply chain. Oliver is responsible for the end-to-end supply chain from the production of all our uniforms through to fulfilment from our warehouse. His role will also include working with all of Simon Jersey’s suppliers to ensure that our CSR code of standards around […]

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Workwear style – Dress like an athlete!

April 11, 2017

Dress like an athlete with our workwear staples We’re lucky enough to be Team GB’s supplier of formalwear, providing the suits athletes wear for important events. Now you can dress like Jess Ennis or Katherine Grainger with our separates inspired by our designs for the athletes. New this year is this incredibly easy to wear wrap […]

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New business development manager for Simon Jersey

April 6, 2017

Lancashire uniform provider Simon Jersey has strengthened its team with the appointment of Mike Atkin as business development manager. Mike’s role at Simon Jersey will be to grow its key account business with the acquisition of national and multinational customers. His aim will be to substantially grow this area of the company’s sales and further […]

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New uniform ideas in our 2017 catalogue!

April 3, 2017

If you’re on our mailing list keep a look out over the next few days for our brand-new catalogue. This year’s catalogue is packed full of new uniform ideas, and the great news is that we’ve worked hard to freeze or reduce the prices on the majority of our range! We have added 115 new […]

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Hospitality uniform trend – Denim aprons

March 31, 2017

If there’s one key trend in hospitality right now it’s denim. It is a modern classic and perfect for hospitality uniforms because it is fashionable yet comfortable and extremely hard wearing. To help hotel, bar and restaurant teams achieve the look we have launched this brand-new range of blue denim aprons. In hospitality the way your […]

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Workwear style – The new ruffle front work dress

March 20, 2017

  It is now easier than ever to look stylish at work, thanks to our brand new two in one ruffle front dress! This chic new dress incorporates an elegant and cool crepe de chine blouse and a knee-length skirt in our top-selling Qualitas fabric. Designed to create a simple, one-step uniform it offers an elegant silhouette […]

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Workwear style – New elegant blouses

March 14, 2017

Simon Jersey is helping to update workwear this spring with the launch of a new range of blouses in the latest styles. The new designs are all made with our easy to wash and wear crepe de chine fabric and are available in six elegant colours. That means that customers can choose the shade that suits their […]

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Win! Tickets to see Britain’s Best Gymnasts in action & meet Beth Tweddle!

March 10, 2017

How would you like the chance to see Britain’s top gymnasts in action – and meet gymnastics legend Beth Tweddle?! As one of Team GB’s official suppliers we have two fantastic prizes to give away. You could win a ticket for a family of four to the British Gymnastics Championships in Liverpool on Sunday 26th March, […]

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New beauty salonwear looks – Linen blend tunic

March 3, 2017

Our beauty customers asked and we heard you! We’ve introduced a brand new linen blend tunic to help you stay cool in the salon. We know that some of our customers prefer to wear cotton-feel tunics in the salon or spa. That’s why we’ve taken the time to research the very best fabrics for use […]

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New beauty salonwear looks – Ruffle tunic

February 28, 2017

We have launched our latest salonwear range for beauty therapists and hair salons! Our latest range includes the styles, shapes and colours that will update your work wardrobe for this season. The new collection includes key pieces such as our side ruffle tunic. If there’s one key fashion trend for this season it’s the ruffle. We’ve […]

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10 expert tips to ensure you make fashionable workwear choices in 2017

February 24, 2017

Twice a year, everybody who’s anybody in the fashion world descends on the UK’s capital for a full week of incredible designs. But as much as we may aspire to wear the clothes we see on the catwalks, many of us worry that the designs we love aren’t exactly appropriate office wear. Fortunately, however, it […]

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A new season of salon fashion at Professional Beauty London

February 20, 2017

With fashion weeks taking place around the world this month thoughts are firmly on style. Here at Simon Jersey we’re no different. We’re getting ready to launch our latest range of salonwear for beauty teams at Professional Beauty London! We’re going to be bringing our brand-new range of salonwear to the show which takes place […]

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Supplying Team GB for PyeongChang 2018!

February 9, 2017

With one year to go until the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics we’ve announced that we’re once again set to supply Team GB! We’ll be giving the athletes suits for formal events at the Olympic Games in South Korea and in the UK. Designs are now well-underway and will be revealed later this year. Read the […]

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New look for hospice staff after uniform donation

January 26, 2017

The nursing team at Rossendale Hospice have been given a fresh new look for 2017 after a uniform donation from Simon Jersey. The hospice appealed for help replacing their uniforms after hearing about how the company supplied Team GB for last summer’s Olympic Games. Many of our staff live near Rossendale and know about the […]

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New customer services manager for Simon Jersey

January 10, 2017

Uniform design company Simon Jersey has appointed a customer services manager to look after both catalogue and key account customers. Simon Woods has joined to maintain high quality communication and establish the company as the industry leader for customer service. He has implemented new processes to ensure customer queries are answered first time and will […]

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Uniform styling: How to wear the colour of the season

November 28, 2016

Have you seen our latest Cassis salon uniform collection? Our fabulous fashion stylist, Oriella Paganuzzi, talks trends, beauty workwear and embracing colour… “One of the most exciting challenges about styling a brand new collection is bringing in the latest colour trends. This season it’s all about plum, reflecting the rich jewel tones seen from catwalk to […]

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We support radio DJ’s Children in Need Challenge

November 15, 2016

We’re helping BBC Radio Lancashire DJ Graham Liver battle the elements as he treks 100 miles for Children in Need – pulling a four-poster bed! Graham, who presents the station’s daily Breakfast Show, has taken on the challenge to walk from Pudsey in Yorkshire to Bare in Lancashire – all while pulling a specially commissioned bed. To […]

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1 in 5 Brits will refuse to leave a tip if you look scruffy – Why it’s so important to make the right workwear choices

November 11, 2016

Tipping has always been a grey area in the UK, and the “unwritten rules” that many people follow are very much open to interpretation. Simon Jersey’s research shows that the way in which a person dresses can have a major bearing on whether or not they receive a tip from a customer. As our infographic […]

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Making the most of your new uniform

November 7, 2016

Ensuring that your uniform lasts for a long time is good for your pocket and good for the environment. But what’s the best way to make sure you get the most amount of wears from your workwear? We’ve created the following guide to help you care for your new uniform… 1. Wash at 30 – Whether […]

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Dress Your Team For A Successful Festive Season

October 24, 2016

We’re sure that you’ve been busy taking bookings for months, but have you considered your team’s uniform for this Christmas? The festive season is the time when customer expectations are at their highest. They’re ready to enjoy a long-awaited meal or overnight stay with friends and family and they’re looking for a top-quality experience from […]

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