Lantex Manufacturing Co Ltd
Lantex Manufacturing Co Ltd has been in the textile trade for 93 years. 17 of our 20 staff have also spent all their working lives in textile manufacturing. We have the necessary expertise in sourcing the fabric customers require then arranging finishing (printing, dyeing and other processes).
Lantex incorporates www.textilepeople.co.uk, www.textiles4print.co.uk and Bamboo-Textiles.
In the last few years more and more highly skilled sewing machinists have been drawn to Lantex as we pride ourselves on providing a modern and clean environment in which to work and a team spirit of loyalty and enthusiasm. We abide by British Standards and legislation in every respect including Employment Law, Health and Safety Regulations and standards of workmanship. 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, bamboo bedlinen (70% bamboo and 30% cotton), kitchen textiles especially oven gloves and oven cloths, chefs muslin and muslin lemon wraps for the best restaurants and hotels in Great Britain. We make all these products in Accrington, Lancashire, the heart of the cotton industry.
Bib aprons, waist aprons, bistro aprons, long bar aprons and housekeepers 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.
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 calico, cotton canvas 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.
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 (dyeing, bleaching, coating etc)