Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Countess of Wessex opens new Wool Board offices
Countess of Wessex opens new Wool Board offices
26
Jul '12

Chairman, Malcolm Corbett was delighted to welcome the Countess of Wessex and provide a behind-the-scenes look at how wool is graded and selected for auction, “It was a tremendous day for all concerned and a great boost to raising the valuable role that wool plays not just in the local community but across the world.”

The Countess of Wessex was also introduced to the wider work of the British Wool Marketing Board as well as the global drive to promote wool through the Campaign for Wool.

Chief Executive Officer, Ian Hartley said, “It was a great day for Bradford especially for all those working not just for the Wool Board but in the industry right across Bradford.” He commented that The Countess of Wessex had shown interest in all aspects of the wool process throughout her visit”.

Thanking all the invited guests and staff, Malcolm Corbett looked forward to the Countess of Wessex supporting the Campaign for Wool and saw it as a great opportunity for promoting wool across the globe.

The Countess of Wessex also visited several manufacturers working at the heart of the wool industry in Bradford: Haworth Scouring, Bulmer & Lumb Group Limited and Westex Carpets.

 

British Wool Marketing Board

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: SIMA

Textiles | On 6th Dec 2016

Amma gave special attention for textile growth in TN: SIMA

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa paid special...

Textiles | On 6th Dec 2016

Cash inflow will revive sales: Textile industry

The textile industry representatives are hopeful of revival of...

Courtesy: EFI Reggiani

Textiles | On 6th Dec 2016

EFI Reggiani shows inkjet textile solutions at India ITME

EFI Reggiani, a leading technology provider of a full range of...

Interviews View All

Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani
True Colors

Digital textile printing will be the technology of the future

Karel Williams
Dow Microbial Control

'Silvadur is most rapidly adopted in areas where hygiene-conscious and...

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
December 2016

December 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


Advanced Search