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The Make it British Forum Manchester

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The Make it British Forum

in association with Manchester Fashion Institute

Thursday 2 November 2017, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester

Learn How to Master Making in the UK...Even if You've Never Been to a Factory

This one day conference will provide you with the knowledge and expertise required to successfully manufacture, promote and sell a brand that is made in Britain.

There is great value in making in the UK.

From the convenience and speed of having a factory on your doorstep, to the consumer confidence that is gained by displaying a 'Made in Britain' label.

We know that developing a product that is made in the UK is not always easy.

The Make it British Forum aims to equip you with the expertise required to help you build your British-made brand - from industry experts that understand what it takes to successfully negotiate the UK manufacturing supply chain.

Hear from a line-up of knowledgable speakers

Inspiring brand owners and manufacturers will help provide solutions to some of your challenges and set you well on the way to developing a great 'Made in Britain' business.

If you want to build a British-made brand and master making in the UK then the Make it British Forum is the place to be this November.

SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Sara Prowse, CEO of Hotter Shoes, the largest footwear manufacturer in the UK, will be talking about what made in Britain really means to her customers

Mat Booth, founder of Both Barrels, will focus on why simplicity is key when building a brand made in the UK

English Fine Cottons will be on hand to talk about how the first cotton spinning mill in the UK for decades now affords businesses the opportunity to have a totally British supply chain

Isabelle Ugochukwu, the inspirational founder behind the Isabella Queen handbag brand, will give an honest account of what it's really like to launch a British-made brand

Mike Stoll, co-owner of Manchester-based brand and factory Private White, will be giving the low-down on what it takes to develop a great partnership with your manufacturer

Denise Pearson, of leathergoods manufacturer Deni-Deni will be joining our maufacturing panel - which is your opportunity to quiz some of the UK's best fashion and accessory manufacturers

Charlotte Meek from The Stitch Society will be imparting some great advice for those wanting to go down the route of setting up their own maufacturing unit

Ross Barr-Hoyland, will explain how his award winning British label label Ross Barr has got off to such a flying start with the press and buyers

PLEASE NOTE: Our last Make it British Forum sold out long before the actual event. Don't miss out this time - book your ticket as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Join Make it British at the same time as buying your ticket and receive 20% discount on your first year's membership. Click Here to find out more about what Make it British includes.

Attending this event provides a great opportunity to network with other businesses within the fashion industry that are making in the UK - If you have a business like this, or are looking to launch one, then you need to be at this forum!


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