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My co-workers were off a similar ilk as above and we were like a large family.

The hardest part of the job was to deal with awkward customers but if you were able to alter the situation and ensure that the customer left with a positive outlook towards their visit to Emma Bridgewater then this would also be the best part of the job.

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Belleek says that ‘consumers no longer want its famous Made in England brand’ and are not prepared to pay a premium price ‘when they can buy a cheap one made abroad for 50p’.

Not only is this comment myopic in the extreme, it also suggests to me that the company does not fully understand its target consumers or the markets in which it operates.

Emma Bridgewater’s Matthew Rice has previously championed the importance of ceramic backstamps: ‘’ This is not just about clever marketing.

It is about knowing what retailers and consumers want.

More recently, as I referred to in a previous blog, a Daily Mail article highlighted that ‘pottery embossed with the Stoke-on-Trent stamp is suddenly fashionable again’, which clearly refutes Belleek’s claims that consumers are no longer prepared to pay for its home-produced Aynsley.

I deliberately started this blog post with reference to Burleigh, Emma Bridgewater and Steelite. Because as successful market-focused businesses they have all demonstrated that a commitment to manufacturing in the city renowned for its ceramic excellence, which is then encapsulated in their ‘Made in England’ backstamps, is also important when seeking to attract consumers from emerging and growing export markets that are, paradoxically, in the places that Belleek are looking to relocate to. pure English’ proudly underpins the marketing of Burleigh’s instantly recognisable ware which is produced at its regenerated Victorian Middleport Pottery using original craftsmanship and intergenerational skills.

And what they want is not just a celebration of the city’s renowned ceramics heritage, but an assurance of quality and authenticity.

This assurance, according to Tristram Hunt MP ‘comes with a ‘’.

Through a UK wide on-pack promotion, consumers have the chance to win 800 beautifully designed half pint mugs featuring the natural elements that are core to Stoats’ bars – oats and fruit.

They can also win VIP experiences and Stoats’ Goody Bags.

Tony Stone, managing director at Stoats, which moved to Bilston Glen Industrial Estate last September, commented: “What better partnership than a cup of tea or coffee in a beautiful Emma Bridgewater mug enjoyed with one of our best-selling porridge oat bars.“Insights show that our customers love the natural ingredients and great taste of our porridge oat bars and we know customers also love the beauty and practicality of Emma Bridgewater pottery, so we think our limited-edition mug offer will be very popular.”Emma Bridgewater said: “Stoats and Emma Bridgewater are such an obvious partnership. “We are thrilled to have designed a special limited-edition mug for Stoats featuring gorgeous colourful raspberries, blueberries and apricots, which have been applied by hand.

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