How to become a Workwear Retailer
- Price: £5.99
- Published: August 2015
- Type: Business Opportunity Profile
- Format: PDF
- What qualifications and skills are required?
- What are the key market issues and trends?
- What are the main trading issues?
- Further information
Workwear retailers supply uniforms and protective clothing across for a range of sectors including healthcare, beauty, hospitality, catering, construction and manufacturing. Many provide logo embroidery for corporate and trade clients, either in-house or by subcontracting the work to specialist embroidery services. As well as trading from traditional retail premises and local market stalls, workwear retailers increasingly trade online and by mail order.
This profile provides information about starting up and trading as a workwear retailer. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information.