PCL Corporatewear Blog

Why Invest in a Capsule Wardrobe for Your Staff 20/06/2022

Why Invest in a Capsule Wardrobe for Your Staff?

A few years ago, the concept of a capsule wardrobe took the fashion industry by storm. Also, the economic crisis hit at the same taking a toll on the closets. At that time, the capsule wardrobe appeared to be a great solution to everyone’s fashion woes. What is a Capsule Wardrobe? The term Capsule Wardrobe was coined by Susie Faux, a British fashion icon in the 1970s. It comprises 10-50 practical and versatile pieces of clothing that can be put together to create an entire wardrobe for a season. However,... Read More


Top 5 Reasons to Include Sustainable Clothing in Your Staff Workwear

In an era of increasingly conscious consumerism, many brands are rethinking their offerings to meet the rising expectations of consumers within the realm of sustainability. Just as consumers are conscious about the food they consume and the chemicals they put into their bodies; they are also shifting their purchase decisions to make a positive impact on the planet. Today, many brands are capitalizing on this idea and investing and promoting sustainable practices. For example, H&M has come up with a technology called Green Machine that separates and recycles polyester and... Read More

recycled uniforms 11/05/2022

How to Recycle Your Work Uniforms?

One of the main benefits of textile recycling activities is the opportunity to reuse garments. This way we can reduce pollution and energy-intensive production of new clothing. Also, garments that can be reused can be repurposed into products like rags or recycled to other materials for reprocessing. According to studies, two in seven working adults in the UK wear a uniform at work making it approximately 33 million pieces of corporate-branded clothing that are used across different industries in the UK. Additionally, it is believed that around 90% of these... Read More


Top 4 Reasons You Should Wear Uniforms at Work

Do you think that the purpose of work uniforms is to just look presentable and cohesive? Think again, staff uniforms and workwear, provide many different uses. Simply put, work uniforms can help protect your employees and is also a great way to establish your brand. Here are four reasons why work uniforms are not only important but how they can help benefit employees, customers, and your overall business. 1. Protects Your Employees Regardless of what industry you belong to, the safety of your employees must be your top priority. This... Read More


Why Chef Uniforms Are Important

Employees in uniform are a common sight, especially in the retail, manufacturing, and healthcare industries. One industry that particularly benefits from a uniform is the hospitality sector. While wearing a uniform makes the front-of-house staff easily identifiable and maintains a professional image, chefs’ uniforms are important for health, safety, and hygiene. So, if you work behind the scenes like the chefs in the hospitality industry, you must wear the right type of hospitality uniform. What does a chef’s uniform include? From jackets to shoes, a chef’s uniform includes several components... Read More


Why Are Ladies’ Uniforms in the Workplace a Smart Move?

Wearing a uniform in the workplace has always been a debatable subject. While some people love the idea of wearing uniforms others resent it. Work wear for men has always been fairly simple. Regardless of the dress code, smart trousers paired with a classic shirt can work really. However, choosing office wear for women can be a daunting task. From skirts, trousers, dresses, blouses, coats, jackets and shoes, there seems to be a never-ending choice for women. Uniform at work Many women can feel an undue pressure to look good... Read More