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Star signing for Essential Workwear signals new growth plans

Award-winning Bedfordshire-based, Essential Workwear has welcomed an experienced Head of Sales to their expanding team of workwear professionals.

Lee Saunders has joined Essential to lead business development after working at a senior level in the clothing and workwear industry for over ten years. He has extensive sales experience spanning almost 20 years, achieving impressive commercial objectives which will help Essential Workwear grow significantly over the coming year.

George Georgiou, Managing Director of Essential Workwear, said: “Lee is a great addition to our team as a formidable sales professional with an impressive track record. We are delighted to have Lee on board as he is the perfect ‘star signing’ for us to help us move the company forward, employ more local people and raise the profile of the business .”

Essential Workwear was established in 1998 as Essential Embroidery Design and now offers a full branded clothing and workwear solution with every kind of decoration type.

Essential employ close to 60 people at their HQ in Dunstable, Bedfordshire. From their 20,000 sq feet factory and office they brand close to 11,000 pieces of clothing and workwear every day. This production capacity happens across the four decoration departments: Embroidery, Transfer Printing, Screen Printing, and DTG Digital Printing.

Along with being experts in garment branding Essential also have many years’ experience in safety wear and PPE. Their in-house PPE expert can help recommend the right equipment to be health and safety compliant.

They pride themselves on being an award-winning leader in the industry, delivering high quality branded workwear and personal customer service, with an enviable reputation and track record with an impressive list of clients.

Lee had this to say on joining Essential, “I’m very excited to join Essential Workwear at this pivotal point in their growth. Having worked with them for years at my previous role they are known as one of the very best and most innovative garment decorators in the UK. I look forward to helping establish their fast-growing workwear division as one of the country’s premier workwear suppliers.”

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