About the event

Meet the Manufacturer is the only trade show where you can find everything you need to develop a completely British-made product.

With over 200 exhibitors and free admission to informative seminars and workshops, it’s THE show to attend if you manufacture in the UK.

Brought to you by Make it British, the campaign for UK manufacturing, this unique trade show is the only sourcing event specifically for UK manufacturers of clothing, textiles, fashion accessories, homewares and leathergoods.

Continuing for 2018 is our Make it British Brand Hall – the place to find some of the best products made in Britain to stock in your stores.

180+ Exhibitors

Exhibitors include garment manufacturer, textile companies, leathergoods makers, homewares suppliers and machinery suppliers – everything you need to get a product made in the UK

5000+ Visitors

Meet the Manufacturer is not only a great place to find new suppliers but also offers fantastic networking opportunities. Over 5,000 visitors attended in 2016 – and every one passionate about UK manufacturing.

Manufacturer Hall

From garment manufacturers, to textile firms, leathergoods makers and homewares suppliers, if you’re putting together a collection made in Britain you’re bound to find the prefect manufacturing partner for your business.

make it british brand hall

Brand Hall

NEW FOR 2017! Our Make it British Brand Hall is the perfect place to find products from a carefully curated selection of British-made brands, including clothing, accessories and homewares designers.