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New Demand for British wool Carpets New Demand for British wool Carpets 20 September 2021 Wool Britannia is a new 100% British wool carpet yarn which has been developed by the Headlam Group Plc in partnership with British Wool and with the support of the Campaign for Wool. Every linear metre of the yarn includes wool sourced from farms situated in each of our four nations – England, Northern Ireland, Scotland & Wales, making it truly British wool. The aim of this yarn is to increase the usage of British wool in carpets and, in turn, help local farmers and the environment. Read
Meet the team: Aled Evans, Newtown Producer Services Manager Meet the team: Aled Evans, Newtown Producer Services Manager 4 August 2021 Whilst our network of 8 UK grading depots are busy receiving wool from producers, we caught up with Aled Evans, Depot Producer Services Manager (DPSM) at our Newtown depot. Read
Meet the team: Amanda Knighton, Stamford Intermediate Depot Manager Meet the team: Amanda Knighton, Stamford Intermediate Depot Manager 16 July 2021 Amanda Knighton is our Intermediate Depot Manager at our recently opened Castle Bytham site near Stamford. Amanda also operates drop off locations at Stevenage, Hunningham, Stanton on the Wolds and Caistor. Read
Selling British wool to the consumer Selling British wool to the consumer 14 July 2021 As part of its consumer focused marketing strategy British Wool have launched a consumer facing e-commerce website, hosting a range of products including, clothing, duvets, pillows, yarn, insulation and dog beds. Read
New British Wool drop off locations in South East New British Wool drop off locations in South East 8 July 2021 Following a review of British Wool’s collection network, details of four new drop off locations for the South East of England have been confirmed. Read
Trace the wool you sleep on… Trace the wool you sleep on… 6 July 2021 Traceability and the provenance of products are becoming increasingly important to an ever more socially and environmentally conscious consumer. To meet this growing demand British Wool are launching a new 100% traceable wool scheme that traces the origin of the wool from the farm gate to the shop floor. Read