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Whyte & Ivory – Back in the Movies

After Anne and Peter's "leading" roles in Ron Howard's "Rush", in which Peter drove his Historic F3 Tecno, Peter was recently asked to feature in a course work documentary produced by three film students at Manchester University.  Not quite "Rush", but not bad!READ MORE

Blackout PFP Range Growing …. and Widening

W&I has a great reputation for innovating in the field of FR blackout transfer printable PFP fabrics, in both standard and wide widths.  Our 4 pass Textured PFP has become the “go to” alternative to standard PFP blackout where surface interest is a benefit to both appearance and hand.  We are now pleased to launch…


Energy Saving Linings & Sheers

Available FR and non-FR in wide and standard options, we are delighted to launch our ER (Energy Reflecting) range of blackouts and sheers.  Proven to reflect heat energy, these fabrics can be used to prevent heat energy passing out of or into a window, keeping heating costs down in the winter, reducing air conditioning costs…


New Essential FR Sheers

With our Plain and Slub FR voiles now regular W&I lines, we have introduced 4 new sheers to complete a family essential to the contract world, but just as well suited to home applications. All FR with lead at 300cm unless specified, in White and Champagne / Ivory. Linen – at 85gsm, 30% heavier than…


A New Look for Whyte & Ivory

If we look different, it is because we are different!  To coincide with our distribution launch in North America, we have a new logo and a new website, but the same personality and “Business handled Britishly” values.  We hope you like it.


W&I Across The Pond

With W&I’s many years of trading experience in the USA, a Director native of Minnesota and a now truly global business, it was inevitable that we would at some stage put down roots in North America.  Late in 2015, Whyte & Ivory LLC was incorporated in the USA and in May 2016, our first inventory…


Ivory Towers goes up by 65%!

As W&I grew, our once apparently limitless warehouse space became challenged!  In 2015, we took the decision to commission designs to expand the facility we own, finally selecting a plan that extended the existing warehouse by 65%.  This involved moving huge mains cables that supplied the rest of our industrial estate and building a major…


Second Duck Race Victory

After another year of relentless training, Customer Service Manager Howard once again saw his duck come in ahead of 499 other yellow rubber ducks in the 2016 Kelbrook Duck race.  A charity fund raiser, the annual event sees 500 sponsored ducks released a half mile upstream of the village centre, the fire brigade on hand…