We also make pillowcases and cot sheets from bamboo . 20 of our 30 staff have spent all their working lives
in textile manufacturing. Thatís about 700 years of experience! We therefore have the necessary expertise in
sourcing the fabric customers require then arranging finishing (printing,
dyeing and other processes).
In the last few years more and more highly skilled
sewing machinists have been drawn to our little company as we pride ourselves on providing
a modern and clean environment in which to work and a team spirit of loyalty
We abide by British Standards and legislation in every
respect including Employment Law, Health and Safety Regulations and standards
If its Fair Trade customers are seeking, Lantex gives
the Fairest Trade! We hope our customers will continue to support British jobs.
Amongst our main products are Tea Towels,
cotton shoppers (Bags for Life), plain colour aprons and tablecloths, kitchen textiles
especially oven gloves and chefs muslin and muslin lemon wraps for the best
restaurants and hotels in Great Britain. We also make products from customer
supplied cloth (cut, make and trim service). We know the best printers, both
screen a digital, in Great Britain
We make all these products in Accrington, Lancashire,
the heart of the old cotton industry. There is a resurgence in demand for British made goods
and we have responded. Our annual sales exceed £2m.
Fabric on roll
We carefully select the specialist mills to make cloth
for generic and specialist uses. Our fabric sourcing department will discuss
the end use then prepare a specification for approval. We then source from the
most appropriate weavers. We than arrange finishing (printing, dyeing,
bleaching, coating etc)
Bib aprons, waist aprons, bistro aprons, long bar
aprons and housekeepersí aprons all made to customers concepts and preferences.
Our apron ties (apron strings) and neck straps are also made in Britain and can
coordinate, contrast or match the main apron panel.
Most colours available, contrasting
panels and stitching to coordinate with restaurant colour schemes.
Recently, we have embarked on making other kitchen
textile products, eg oven mitts, one of our fortes is producing a coordinated
range to customer design
Table cloths, table runners, table napkins (serviettes), chair
back covers, Conference table cloths. In cotton or easy wash poycotton, most
colours. We can put customers in touch with recommended printers and embroiderers.
Our tea towels come in 2 qualities and our customers
use them as fund raising tea towels, promotional tea towels, souvenir tea
towels and retail tea towels.
Standard Blank tea towels, bleach white, natural
cotton or dyed cream hemmed 2 sides. Mostly for screen printing.
Premium tea towels white, natural, many colours hemmed
4 sides with a hanging loop if required.
Cotton shopping bags (Shoppers or Bags for Life) Cotton calico, cotton
canvas, dyed polyester/cotton or any
other fabric to customer design, size and detail.
For the handles we incorporate strong
narrow fabric woven in Great Britain rather than self matching fabric. This
enables customers to choose the colour of the handle which can contrast or
match the rest of the bag.
Cushion covers plain with
various styles or printed
Products cut and sewn to customer specification
virtually unique facility to design, refine, cut, sew and pack small and large quantities of non
clothing textile products.