Entirely North West

CHESHIRE RETAIL NEWS

Wednesday January 23 2019


William Turner and Son Celebrates 50 Years in Business




William Turner and Son Celebrates 50 Years in Business

William Turner and Son, the leading UK manufacturer and supplier of premium school ties, bags and accessories, is celebrating after reaching 50 years in business. Founded in 1969 by William Turner in his spare room, and joined soon after by son Keith. the Stockport based company has grown from its humble beginnings and now employs 125 staff and has a turnover of £11milliion

The 3rd generation family business supplies some of the world’s most highly esteemed names in the schoolwear, club and corporate markets. After reaching this momentous milestone William Turner now has big aspirations for the future as the business sets to work on its ambitious growth plans.

Daniel Turner, managing director, is thrilled to be the helm of the family business his grandfather set-up at such an exciting time: “My family has proudly supplied ties to schoolwear retailers across the UK for the last 50 years and I am delighted to be continuing that tradition. The business has grown, and the team has increased, but the core family values of honesty, service and dedication remain. Building on our proud heritage, our plans for the future include launching a new eco and sustainable range of products to the schoolwear market, while also continuing to support and play a crucial part in developing and securing the future of British manufacturing.”

William Turner operates across three UK sites that comprise of two owned factories, in Lancashire and Yorkshire, warehouses and offices and a dedicated offshore workforce.

“We’re particularly proud that we’ve become a trusted partner to the schoolwear, sports clubs and corporate market. We’ve got a fantastic team of hardworking and dedicated staff, enjoy strong relationships with our customers and we’re all very much looking forward to writing the next chapter of the William Turner business story. I’m confident my grandfather would have been proud of what we’ve achieved,” finished Turner. 



"My family has proudly supplied ties to schoolwear retailers across the UK for the last 50 years and I am delighted to be continuing that tradition. "
Daniel Turner








DISCLAIMER: The statements, opinions, views and advice expressed in this article are those of the author/organisation and not of ENTIRELY. This article should represent information correct at the time of publication however whilst every care has been taken to present up-to-date and accurate information, we cannot guarantee that inaccuracies will not occur. ENTIRELY will not be held responsible for any claim, loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of any information within this article or any information accessed through this site. The content of any organisations websites which you link to from ENTIRELY are entirely out of the control of ENTIRELY, and you proceed at your own risk. These links are provided purely for your convenience and do not imply any endorsement of or association with any products, services, content, information or materials offered by or accessible to you at the organisations site.






Discover our Industry Magazines
















Discover our UK Regional Magazines


North West Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely North West UK
East of England Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely East England UK
Ireland Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Ireland
London Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely London UK
Midlands Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Midlands UK
North East Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely North East UK
Scotland Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Scotland
South East Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely South East UK
South West Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely South West UK
Wales Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Wales
Yorkshire Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Yorkshire UK


Plastic Card Services

Plastic Card Manufacturer


Plastic Card Services is one of the UKs leading manufacturers and suppliers of plastic cards and associated services. The key areas to the business are card manufacturing, card personalisation and mailing, data processing, artwork and design as well as offering a secure warehouse facility for the storage and issue of stock into production as required.We work with clients across multiple markets including retail, finance, hotels, travel and leisure, and the public sector.






Brulimar Optical Supplies


Leading eyewear manufacturer and designer, The Brulimar Optical Group, has a portfolio of over 4,500 frames for the adult, teen and children's optical markets. As the UK's largest eyewear manufacturer, Brulimar specialises in making some of the world's most well-known brands accessible to UK eyewear retailers. Best-known brands include Lee Cooper, Bench, Pineapple and Henleys, alongside own-brand ranges Eclipse and Geek Chique.






Kate Hulley

Director of BoxedUp Packaging


Kate Hulley is the Director of Boxed-Up and Belmont Packaging, having taken over the family business in 2013. Kate has been in the Manufacturing industry for as long as she can remember and the company, founded by her father in 1978, operate under ethical principles in regards to people and the environment, with a forward-thinking and refreshingly female-led team.






BoxedUp Packaging

Ecommerce Team Leader


Boxed-up is the eCommerce division of Belmont Packaging Ltd who are a female led manufacture of corrugated cardboard with 40 years in the business.






RECOMMENDED FOR YOU ON ENTIRELY RETAIL










Local Volvo retailer to showcase the future of cars


A car retailer in Poole has teamed up with energy solutions company, Hausch UK, to showcase the electric future of cars.On Wednesday 17th April, from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, Volvo Cars Poole on Ringwood Road is hosting a free event for the public to demystify the subject of electric cars







































Discover our Industry Magazines
















Discover our UK Regional Magazines


North West Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely North West UK
East of England Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely East England UK
Ireland Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Ireland
London Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely London UK
Midlands Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Midlands UK
North East Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely North East UK
Scotland Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Scotland
South East Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely South East UK
South West Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely South West UK
Wales Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Wales
Yorkshire Business News, Jobs and Events | Entirely Yorkshire UK