If you’ve ever been to an exhibition, charity or sports event you will no doubt have seen people in a variety of different customised t-shirts or with bags displaying various slogans, logos, messages etc. You may well wonder what type of print is possible on a customised t-shirt or other garment and how people can […]
Are you looking to purchase branded workwear to help promote your business? Are you feeling overwhelmed with the number of companies offering branded workwear and the many choices available to you? You are not alone! We receive many calls from business owners unsure where to start in the ordering process, but we hope this article […]
With lots more people starting to plan online events, webinars and sales kick offs remotely we’ve come up with some top tips on designing your t-shirts for sending to your recipients at home.
We’re helping companies adapt to a new remote working environment supplying branded clothing & merch to colleagues at home.
Have you ever found that your brand new cotton t-shirt has shrunk after the first wash or two? Fear not, all is not lost! Learn how to ‘un-shrink’ it…
There are many reasons an embroidered polo shirt is an important part of any business. Read our blog to find out exactly why.
We’ve all been given those really cheap t-shirts at a trade show where you know they’ll never be worn. How do you get the best out of your free t-shirt giveaways?
We took part in the Macmillan coffee morning this year and raised over £300 for such a great cause.
You may have heard both full colour & 4 colour print but whats’ the difference? It’s an important subject when looking at branded clothing & promotional goods
Any special requests for your branded clothing? We always try to entertain any specific requirements for our clients wherever possible… It’s fair to say that in the embroidered & printed clothing game every order could be classed as a special request as each customer will require a different logo, artwork, sponsor, text on their embroidered polo shirts compared […]
What happens if something goes wrong? We love helping our customers look the business with all types of branded clothing and workwear and we like to think that we’re pretty good at what we do, however we are only human and sometimes (thankfully not often) we make a mistake. It’s how you deal with it […]
We’ve got some great tips on leveraging your own customers to promote your business/brand/logo at almost no cost to yourself… One of the biggest costs for a lot of businesses is advertising. Deciding where best to spend your hard earned money to try and turn it into even more money! Whether it’s online advertising through […]
One of the most common questions we get asked: “What is a vector image?” and “Why do I need to supply my logo in vector format?” It’s quite difficult to explain what a vector logo or vector artwork is but it’s really important in the branded clothing & promotional products industry… Vector artwork is required […]
There are many advantages of wearing the same items of clothing each day (and I don’t mean literally the same tshirt every day!!). It has been said that wearing the same items every day leads to a clearer mind and more efficient thinking… Take the mogul Steve Jobs of Apple – he was renowned for […]
Here at SP Workwear it’s not just about branded clothing. There are many other products we supply which can help you advertise and promote your business… It’s a pretty obvious fact that embroidered workwear and staff uniform is more likely to appeal to your customers than an unbranded garment and help sell your products or […]
January is usually a busy time for us as many business owners and marketing managers decide to start new campaigns, refresh their work clothing, reinvent their logos and branding, take on additional staff and generally have a bit of a freshen up in the New Year. It’s most common that our clients tend to know […]
Ever wondered what the different decoration methods are for clothing and which one would be most suitable for you? It can be a little bit confusing when it comes to picking the right branding method for your workwear and uniform. Should you go for embroidery? Or would it look better in vinyl or screen printed? […]
Blood, Sweat & Tears Building a business isn’t an easy task at the best of times, especially when you’re a sole trader and are working in your business all day and work on your business every other waking moment. There are many interesting books and articles about working in your business vs working on your […]
Planning an Event or Project Launch? From conception to completion SP Workwear can help… We were contacted by a Global pharmaceutical company HQ’d in Maidenhead to help organise the launch of a Worldwide project called ‘Edge’ – we had 3 weeks from conception to finalise the logo and produce a range of branded items to […]
When you are deciding on the best solution for your new workwear there are many things to consider. Read our 5 things to think about when selecting the best new uniform for your business: 1. Style A lot of people come to us with some great ideas about how they want their workwear to look. Some want […]
Back in February 2016 we were contacted by Steven Smith of Rave & Ride, an indoor cycling company that combines indoor cycling exercise classes with the art of techno music creating an extremely fun and unique way of keeping fit! Imagine cycling in the dark with techno music and disco lights with live DJ’s alongside your […]
We were contacted by the Marketing department of US based company TV One who were looking for embroidered rugby shirts for an upcoming exhibition they had in Europe. They have offices all over the World so were looking for a European supplier to brand the clothing and ship it where it needed to be. With […]
Stand out from your competition in 2016 Let’s face it, you only get one chance at a first impression… Whilst you’re pondering your business moves for 2016 over your Christmas Turkey think about how your company presents itself in front of your customers. How do you set yourself apart from your competitors? Our focus at […]
Client Focus: The Fitness Experts Whether it’s stopping smoking, cutting down on alcohol or getting fit, it’s always hard to maintain motivation once the ‘honeymoon period’ has run its course. We spoke to one of our clients, Tom Edwards from The Fitness Experts, who operates a gym with a difference based in Basingstoke. The Fitness […]
Fast turnaround – embroidered workwear in a hurry It’s a regular occurrence in our industry to be approached by a client looking for extremely fast turnaround for their branded clothing. Quite often I’ll get a call saying “Our current supplier has let us down and I need some embroidered workwear in a hurry – can […]
SP Workwear supplies many businesses around the UK with branded clothing for their staff. Businesses where staff are customer facing need to give the right impression and supplying staff with uniform with the company logo on helps ensure the employees look smart, professional and ready to provide excellent service. David Price, Managing Director of Price Glass in Slough ensures all of […]