British Heritage with a Modern Twist
Wolsey’s expertise in textile design and manufacturing is built on a 250 year heritage; while its international presence is due to its contemporary designs and marketing investment.
Historical holder of many royal warrants; chosen by explorers like Scott, Amundsen and Shackleton, golfers like Tony Jacklin, over the last 100 years the brand has been sold round the world. In 2005, the company was awarded the ‘Supplier of the Year’ award by the Association of Independent Stores, in recogni- tion of the service and quality provided to the company’s many international customers. Click here for more details. Wolsey has also created a new contemporary Scandinavian designed range named 1755, the year they began. This high end and modern collection complements the quintessentially British Wolsey core range and will be showcased in the new London Wolsey flagship store to be opened early 2012 in a new retail development just off Regent Street.
Wolsey is high end in Asia (in China, Taiwan, Korea, Hong Kong, Australia – in department stores like Mitsukoshi, Sogo, Shinse- gae, Lotte) particularly in apparel and golfwear, and is sold through Europe (in the UK in 2,000 outlets from department stores like House of Fraser, diffusing through major multiples; in Sweden, in department stores such as NK, Ahlens, Malmstroms; in Germany through GMbH mail order); and through Canada (Hudson Bay Co).