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Preserving the Past and the Importance of Manufacturing Goods that Will Last for Generations

If we look back through history, the UK has a glorious history of exceptional manufacture and craftsmanship. Indeed, we still rank around 8th on the world stage for manufacturing (excluding the Eurozone as a whole) but we are eclipsed by more productive manufacturing countries including Germany who have outputs around three times that of the UK. However............... The UK has a history of fine crafting which is difficult to rival. The world over people understand and recognise British made as that of excellence. Lets take Rolls Royce and Bentley as great and of course obvious examples. Both of these companies set out and continue to craft motor vehicles without compromise.  Both offer various models and ranges that suit a varied client base but...

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Are we experiencing a flight to Quality after decades of low cost imports?

It's a good question and I'm confident that the answer is definitely yes. Consumers are becoming so much more aware and well educated on all aspects of their lives because of the internet and what they choose to spend their money on. From houses and cars to furniture, clothes and watches.   No matter what a potential client is interested in there is a wealth of information for them to learn from and understand exactly what they are buying or investing their money in. However, there is also a great deal of mis-information as well and it is very important to know exactly what it is you are going to be purchasing.  It's important to ask questions.........many many questions.  Remember,...

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