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Christmas uniforms to increase your earnings

November 22, 2017

The Christmas ads are on TV and it’s Black Friday Week so the countdown is well and truly on for 25th December! That means it’s also the start of the busiest time of year for our hospitality and beauty customers. With parties about to get started, have you bought the Christmas uniforms you need to […]

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Giving BBC Radio Lancs a push for Children in Need!

November 17, 2017

We’re supporting BBC Radio Lancashire again this year as the team pedal their way across the county for Children in Need. DJs Graham Liver and John Gillmore (Gilly) are attempting to ride 100 miles in a special PudseyMobile. They’re covering a route that includes the county’s major towns and visiting schools and community projects along […]

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Creating a corporate uniform for management

November 10, 2017

There are a number of elements that go into putting together an effective uniform for your management team. A well-designed outfit can help your management staff feel more confident and authoritative, which can help in the smooth operation and running of your business. To help you create a great uniform for your business’s management team, […]

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Seasonal workwear trends to try this autumn and winter

November 3, 2017

Your staff uniform doesn’t need to stay the same from season to season. You can adapt it or make small or big changes to keep it fresh and in line with the latest seasonal fashion trends. Here are some seasonal workwear ideas to think about to ensure your uniform still delivers to the end of […]

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NHS Blood & Transplant – Case study

November 1, 2017

We recently designed a brand-new uniform for national blood donation teams working on behalf of NHS Blood & Transplant Working collaboratively with senior management we developed a tunic in a teal colourway, using an innovative new fabric choice. It is being rolled out to donor carers in a bid to make it easier for donors […]

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Creating a corporate uniform with longevity

October 26, 2017

A corporate uniform should provide a professional, smart and striking look, which fits with a business’s brand and serious tone, while allowing employees to continuously appear on top form for colleagues and clients alike. But with corporate offices coming with long and demanding days, staff business wear should also come with longevity. So what should […]

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Uniform essentials for receptionists

October 19, 2017

From the reception of a medical centre to that of a contemporary business, here are some key ideas for uniform essentials that could suit your company receptionists. What to think about when creating a receptionist uniform   When putting together a receptionist uniform, you should consider clothing that does several things. It should: Look good, […]

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Two Caterer Product Award nominations for Simon Jersey

October 19, 2017

We’re thrilled to have received TWO nominations for our hospitality range in this year’s Caterer Product Excellence Awards! The news is incredibly exciting as we have worked hard to really understand how the hospitality sector has changed in recent years and the trends driving the industry. Two of our most recent product launches have made […]

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Which fabric and materials are best for my workwear?

October 13, 2017

Doing a job well isn’t just about having the skills, training and motivation to work effectively each day. The clothing you wear, and the fabrics that clothing is made of, can help you do a job to the best of your abilities. From customer-facing positions in hospitality to demanding jobs in healthcare, we explain what […]

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Avoid The Apprentice workwear mistakes

October 11, 2017

The new series of The Apprentice has begun and while there’s all the usual backstabbing, tears and tantrums the one thing capturing attention is the candidates’ workwear. It seems that the hopefuls face the same difficulties many people face when dressing for work – only with their disasters broadcast on TV. Men have been criticised […]

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Uniform essentials for working outside

October 9, 2017

Outdoor work can take many different forms, and each industry has different considerations to keep in mind to help keep their staff safe and injury-free when carrying out their job. We’ve put together this guide to help you create the best company workwear possible for your staff when working outside. Meeting the needs of your […]

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Simon Jersey appoints new London sales manager

October 6, 2017

Leading uniform provider, Simon Jersey, has strengthened its presence in London with the appointment of Paul Fisher as regional sales manager. Paul has joined the team to develop greater awareness of the Simon Jersey brand in the capital. He will aim to increase the company’s market share by introducing new customers to its extensive range […]

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Simon Jersey joins Institute of Customer Service

Simon Jersey joins Institute of Customer Service

October 3, 2017

Simon Jersey has become the first uniform supplier to join the Institute of Customer Service. The company has made the announcement to celebrate Customer Service Week (2nd-6th October). Simon Jersey is the first workwear company to join the institute, providing its 50,000 customers with the guarantee of excellent service whenever they communicate with the company. […]

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Macmillan Coffee Morning – Team show off their bakes

October 2, 2017

  The Simon Jersey team enjoyed raising funds again last week by holding a Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support. In total our team raised more than £200 on Friday (29th September). They took part in activities including their own ‘cake off’ judged by Simon Jersey’s own version of Paul Hollywood and Pru Leith. We also played Bake […]

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Cleaning your workwear

September 28, 2017

A uniform is, for many, a symbol of pride and a sign of belonging to something, whether that’s a service or an organisation. Keeping a uniform clean is important, not only to look nice but also to present the best look you can. And to make the best impression on customers and members of the […]

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New canvas aprons for casual dining trend

September 25, 2017

We’ve added two new canvas aprons to our range to help your hospitality business keep up with the casual dining trend. Over the last few years the number of casual dining experiences has exploded in towns and cities all over the UK. People are eating out more than ever before  in a trend that’s largely […]

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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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Photos of new re-brand of My Dentist, The Brewery, Henrietta Street, Cheltenham. Practice Manager is Laura Matthews
PICTURED: Lesley Hole, Ana Figiueiurdo, Laura Matthews and Kara Tovey.
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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

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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Head of supply chain

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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