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Wearing an appropriate work uniform is important for many reasons including professionalism, first impression and brand awareness. As such, there are different factors that must be taken into consideration when choosing the perfect uniform for your organisation. Take note of these points when choosing a design for your workwear.


Your staff are going to wear these uniforms all day. They have to spend hours in their uniform and if they are not comfortable, this might affect their performance and productivity. If they will be moving around, do not choose clothing that is too tight as this can restrict movement. Consider the work your staff will be doing and factor this into your considerations.

Functional and Professional

Your company clothing must look professional while maintaining its functionality. Make sure that your workwear provides a look of professionalism throughout the workplace. Additionally, you need to consider the environment your employees will be wearing their uniforms in, to make sure that their uniforms are functional in those situations.


Remember to consider safety when choosing uniforms. Depending on the industry your company belongs to, uniforms should adhere to relevant safety standards. Take note that workwear can be easily customised for whatever safety measures you need to meet.


Workwear is essential in marketing your company. Uniforms worn by employees serve as a helpful tool in advertising your business and increasing brand awareness. To make sure you follow your brand’s guidelines, choose a colour that will fit your overall brand image. Also, include the company logo on your employees’ uniform. This way, customers will instantly recognise your employees and additionally promote your business.

Take these points with you when choosing the right workwear for your company. Keep in mind that these uniforms are going to reflect your business, you want to look professional without compromising safety and functionality.

With 30 years’ experience, NC Workwear provide a one-stop-shop for high quality workwear for men and women, as well as branded clothing for children to wear at events and tours and for schools, college or university clubs. We offer a nationwide service from our offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh, delivering bespoke branded workwear that includes embroidery, vinyl and screen-printing services, along with a same-day service for many of our in-stock lines. Send us a message by filling up this form and one of our staff will be in contact promptly.