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Coronavirus: Face coverings in England’s shops to be compulsory from 24 July

Quite some misleading information from some companies in the past 24 hours. Face coverings in shops and supermarkets in England is to become mandatory from 24 July. This is NOT dust masks or P2 masks (although they offer higher protection) as some have stated. A “dust” mask is not mandatory. Further information on the BBC site can be found here. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-53397617 Our covering below is a 3 ply disposable face covering. This is NOT PPE and does not offer protection such as P2. It will assist in ensuring you reduce... Read More


Diadora goes live at MI

Diadora are synonymous with Italian classic styling and heritage. Throughout the late 70s and early 80s, Bjorn Borg had a cult following, whilst wearing the iconic brand. The Diadora Borg Elite trainer became a staple fashion item in the UK during the 1980s. MI have now launched 22 styles to our 800 strong footwear range. Features include metal free, extreme lightweight, S3 protection, high anti slip, breathable and waterproof styles. View the full range here https://www.misupplies.co.uk/diadora-utility-m485


Helly Hansen June Exclusive at MI

Throughout June, exclusively and only at MI Supplies, we are offering further discount on the fantastic ICU range from our friends at Helly Hansen. Eight products are in the range and available to UK and Worldwide customers. View the range here https://www.misupplies.co.uk/helly-hansen-icu-range-t889 To view the full range click here to see the ICU range. All items can be customised for our clients, with logo services including embroidery and printing.


Mascot Footwear – new styles coming

Available in August from MI, Mascot Workwear have collaborated with Danish hypercar manufacturer, Zenvo Automotive who specialise in the design of the very best supercars. Carbon Fibre toe caps, BOA lace system, shock absorbing and using 50% recycled materials. Watch the video here


New footwear from Portwest

Portwest continues to bring unique and stylish designs without compromising on EN standards. A high quality breathable knitted upper with the FC25 Argon trainer, a twist of fashion and style. 100% non-metallic, fibreglass toecap, puncture resistant non-metallic midsole and dual density PU/PU outsole for superior grip and energy absorption. View this new trainer here. This meets the S3 standard making it a water resistant upper. Designed with a gel cushioned footbed reducing foot fatigue. Suitable for many environments. The awesome and unique looking FC56 Composite Camo boot is blending style,... Read More


Price increases and an explanation

We have replied to a customer’s feedback today, and in case others have similar reservations we thought it right to put out this information on currently increased costs on items such as masks and sanitiser products.  Due to the ongoing volatility of some critical styles such as masks, disposable gloves,  disposable suits, goggles etc, we have had to temporarily amend pricing on an almost daily basis.  The reason for these temporary changes is that factories are struggling with the supply of material, shortages of workers and lack of production capacity.... Read More


Coronavirus – New update from MI Supplies Ltd 24th March 2020

Following new government guidelines issued on 23rd March 2020, MI would like to update all our customers and contacts of our current procedures in place. For the past six weeks, MI have been preparing and planning for the current situation and looking to ensure we can remain open and ensure the Health & Safety of our staff is of the highest priority. We are a long term supplier to emergency services and critical supply chain companies. Due to this, MI will be operational throughout this period, unless Government advice dictates... Read More


Coronavirus – Important Update from MI Supplies Ltd

16th March 2020 As of 16th March 2020, MI would like to update all our customers and contacts, that we are fully open for business. We have been taking precautions for the past four weeks, and following any further guidelines set out by the UK Government to ensure we can remain open and ensure the Health & Safety of our staff is of the highest priority. Due to our product range which is vast, this has been utilized significantly since February. We have made significant investments for higher stocks to... Read More


Recommendation for Limited Life Coveralls with Coronavirus outbreak

For wearers looking for biohazard suits, the Alpha Solway Alphashield 2000+ coverall is an excellent barrier against biological hazards such as blood, infective agents and virus hazards such as Coronavirus. This suit is tested to EN14126, which is the manufacturer recommended standard to protect against infective agents such as 2019-nCoV Coronavirus. Please note the World Health Organisation primary advice for protection is to perform hand hygiene frequently, using alcohol-based hand rub if hands are not visibly soiled or soap and water when hands are visibly soiled. Currently there are no... Read More