Best of Britannia and Fashion Enter join forces this year to support British Manufacturing.
Launched in 2012, Best of Britannia is an event that showcases and celebrates British heritage, products and the people behind them, showcasing the best of British manufacturers and supporting the home grown talent spanning across a number of industries. This year, The Old Truman Brewery, East London, will become home to the event from Thursday 12th October – Friday 13th October.
“Best of Britannia, the unique showcase for new and heritage British brands, is extremely proud to announce a partnership with Fashion Enter, England’s leading provider of the Fashion and Textile apprenticeships programme – a unique combination of training and career specific work experience.”
Returning for a second year running. Fashion Enter will host a live stand to showcase the skills and work of the team. They will also be joined by current apprentices at the Fashion Technology Academy, who train for their qualifications with British retailers including ASOS, Marks and Spencers, Hobbs, and House of Fraser, who will showcase their skills gained in a real life working environment.
“As a social enterprise proudly manufacturing in the UK and waving that “Made in Britain” flag, we are delighted to be returning to BOB for a second year running,” says Jenny Holloway, CEO, Fashion-Enter. “As the on shoring of UK garment production continues to thrive it is imperative we successfully plan for the future and up skill the next generation.”
About Best of Britannia
Launched in 2012, BEST OF BRITANNIA is a celebration of all that is beautifully made in the UK. From British heritage products to exciting new innovations, the annual London exhibition is the perfect opportunity to reach trade and consumer customers who care about quality, provenance and sustainability and want to purchase high quality products made right here in Britain by people who take great pride in making things beautifully. The BEST OF BRITANNIA Event Platforms and developing online retail site feature Britain’s brightest brands in interiors, art, fashion, food & drink, ceramics, jewellery, cycling and motoring.
This year BEST OF BRITANNIA London will be held within The Old Truman Brewery, East London. Over the two days in October trade buyers, press and consumers will be able to meet the makers face-to-face, hear their stories, watch product being honed and crafted and browse and buy their wares.
Since 2012, BEST OF BRITANNIA has featured over 600 brands, the majority making their first foray into promotion via a trade/consumer show. It is extremely proud to have introduced many of its carefully curated selection of brands to influential buyers, trade bodies and media and to have seen some grow from infancy to worldwide recognition. On-going relationships have been secured with the likes of Marks and Spencer, John Lewis and numerous other retail outlets. Further details on the BOB story can be found on our website – Bestofbritannia.com/the-britannian.
For more information visit the Best Of Britannia website here; http://bestofbritannia.com/events/bob-london-2017