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Dickies and AWB Textiles in joint healthcare clothing operation

Dickies and AWB Textiles in joint healthcare clothing operation

Dickies, manufacturers and suppliers of safety workwear for all trades and professions, have appointed healthcare clothing specialists AWB Textiles as its sole UK distributor for a range of medical scrubs and uniforms which has been specially formulated between the two companies.

 

Dickies Healthcare Clothing

The range is being marketed to AWB Textiles’ solidly established customer base of NHS and private sector hospitals and clinics. Now, working closely with Dickies, the stylish new uniforms are also being made available to the dental and veterinary professions as well as wider markets such as beauticians, petcare, domestic workers, care homes, the hotel industry and even tattoo studios!

Dickies brand of high quality, hard wearing medical garments comes in a variety of styles and contemporary colours with innovative design features which provide maximum protection and a top professional image at all times. Colours are chosen to complement each other and can be mixed and matched to co-ordinate with a corporate image or surgery décor, and all garments can be personalised with embroidered names or logos.

Dickies Healthcare Clothing

Announcing the new agreement, Dickies’ Sales and Marketing Director, Maurice Morton said: “We are delighted to be working closely with such an established company as AWB Textiles as our association opens up many new outlets for us and broadens the range of fit-for-purpose products for AWB Textiles to offer both their existing and potential customers”. AWB Textiles’ Managing Director, Cedric Cook said: “The partnership with such a World leading brand will help us promote scrub uniforms to a wider market”.

At the Dickies’ UK headquarters in Radstock, Somerset, there is a manufacturing facility and a 100,000 sq ft distribution centre that manages over 2 million products each year. The company’s workwear products are available at over 4,000 outlets throughout the UK and Ireland with others now expanding into Europe and the Middle East.

Family owned and operated AWB Textiles, which is based in Bude, Cornwall, has been a leading supplier of re-useable hospital textiles, scrub suits and patient wear to the healthcare market for over 60 years.