Fashion-Enter Ltd’s (FEL) core production centres on womenswear in both jersey and woven fabrics, being manufactured by a team of highly experienced machinists that are from 12 different countries.
During the visit there is a live factory tour where there will be a review of cutting methodologies, stitching, all industrial machines, pressing, quality control plus there is deep dive into all production processes to understand the production methods that are used.
The factory is focused on speed of response quality production, from concept to delivery within a 2-3-week lead time. There is a unique transparent system called Galaxius that enables data to show who made what garment, when and how much they were paid, which prevents infringement of the Modern Slavery Act. This additionally provides FEL with constant improvement in efficiencies for optimum quality product.
FEL, an award-winning social enterprise, understands the need for total transparency within the supply chain. FEL is the only factory in the UK today with a leading status in the Fast Forward audit and also has SMETA audit with no non–compliances.
FEL is a UK garment supplier and factory working with ASOS, The Very Group, N Brown Group and Community Clothing. They also have a Fashion Studio where premium garment production is made for companies such as Louisa Parris and Saville Row Tailors Gormley & Gamble.
Over the last 17–years FEL has given students at Higher Education, Further Education and Secondary Schools a unique and invaluable insight into the world of Fashion, Garment Production, Sustainability, Ethics, and Innovation.
FEL has two SMETA and Fast Forward approved factories in London and Wales, producing up to 20,000 units a week.