News The Challenges of Airline Uniform Design

13 July 2017
Image care of Allison V. Smith for The New York Times

When designing and rolling out uniforms for airline employees there are many things to consider. It is important to understand the demands of an employee’s working day to ensure they feel both confident and comfortable. The employees, and uniform they are wearing, are the face of the brand.

There are very unique requirements for airline uniforms that go beyond ordinary work clothes. In this interesting article appearing in the NY Times, the challenges are explained and approaches such as prototyping and testing are shown as a vital way to innovate and ensure the employees needs are being met.

At Bizwear we understand the challenges of balancing brand, design and wearability when designing uniforms and workwear. We supply some of Australia’s most well known brands working across health, retail, corporate, defence, government and transport, we understand the unique challenges and opportunities of designing and delivering uniform solutions that meet the needs of different sectors and employees.