Portuguese Secretary of State for Internationalisation, Eurico Brilhante Dias Visits Calvelex

From Calvelex, LinkedIn page The Secretary of State for Internationalisation, Eurico Brilhante Dias visited Calvelex this afternoon, starting a two-day tour by several exporting companies of different activities in the districts of Braga and Porto. During the visit, which was also attended by the mayor of Lousada, Pedro Machado, the company’s administrators, Cesar Araujo and presented to Marco Araujo of…

3 Ways Scientists Think We Could De-Germ a Covid-19 World

By Michele Cohen Marill, from Wired. Researchers want to know if we can create an antiviral infrastructure that would protect humans from transmission. Here are a few ideas. WITH COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS easing and people returning to  restaurants, bars, and shopping malls, a new strategy is emerging to protect us: creating an antiviral infrastructure. While we can’t completely…

Webinar: Manufacturing in the UK – Challenges and Advantages

Wednesday 8th July 2020, 11:00am – 12:30pm. We are pleased to announce the first of four webinars, hosted by PCIAW® and Gerber Technology. Join our team and panel of experts on Wednesday, 8th of July from 11:00am – 12.30pm to learn about Manufacturing in the UK with all the challenges and advantages involved. Representatives from the apparel industry, PCIAW®…

UKFT helps to shape future negotiations as Brexit nears, Apply for WRAP’s Textile Recycling Grant Fund: Final round

Extension of Protection from Eviction for Commercial Tenants and New Code of Practice for Landlords and Tenants

The government has launched a new code of practice to provide clarity for businesses when discussing rental payments and to encourage best practice so that all parties are supported. The code is voluntary for businesses but is relevant to all commercial leases held by businesses in any sector which have been impacted by the coronavirus…

UK Fire and Rescue Services Reap Collaborative PPE Framework Benefits

Thirty-three Fire and Rescue Services (FRS), comprising over 33,500 firefighters, are now benefiting from the Local Authority Collaborative PPE Framework. Launched three years ago in June 2017, the Framework gives UK FRSs access to high quality PPE ensembles and volume discounts through a streamlined procurement process. The Framework was set up in response to calls…

Against Business As Usual: Renewing Our Commitment To A Sustainable Future with TENCEL™

From TextileWorld.com. The start of 2020 was met with different challenges due to the global COVID-19 pandemic which, alongside the impact on public health, has resulted in economic and environmental shifts. During this time, everyone must take the responsibility to keep themselves and those around them healthy and strong, given the aftermath of the virus…