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Russums leads the way with extensive new range of hospitality wear for 2018

Russums leads the way with extensive new range of hospitality wear for 2018


Rotherham-based hospitality clothing and equipment specialist, Russums will be showcasing its extensive new range of hospitality wear at the Foodservice Show, part of Hotelympia (5 - 8 March).


In response to customer demand following the growing trend towards casual dining, Russums has significantly increased its hospitality wear range with the launch of on trend uniforms featuring shirts, chinos, aprons and shoes.


The range includes fashionable check shirts, long sleeved tees in super-soft fabrics, jeans, chinos, Converse style slip resistant trainers and artisan aprons.


Sales and Marketing Manager, John-Paul Marsden is delighted with Russums' increased range of hospitality wear solutions for 2018: "The urban vintage vibe range is a great, cost effective way to give your team a contemporary look that's comfortable to wear, easy to keep looking good and gives you a good return on your investment."


The sixth generation family business will also launch its ‘Handmade in Yorkshire' brand at Hotelympia to highlight workwear that is produced in the sewing rooms at its South Yorkshire base. The range comprises cotton and poly cotton waist and bib aprons and a new range of PVC bib aprons in both adult and children's sizes.


The Russums team will be wearing items from the new ranges on Stand 3828 in the Foodservice show at Hotelympia from 5thto 8thMarch.


Russums is a leading supplier of clothing and equipment to the hospitality industry, supplying chefs, restaurateurs and food service workers throughout the UK and Europe.


Hotelympia is the UK's market leading hospitality and foodservice event that has been at the forefront of hospitality innovation for over 80 years.




Photo:New urban vintage vibe workwear from Russums Russums new hospitalitywear at Hotelympia


For more information or to arrange an interview with Director Richard Russum or Sales and Marketing Manager John-Paul Marsden, please contact Tracey Baty at three60 marketing on:


Direct line: 01430 871360

Mobile: 07971 961574



Notes to editors

  1. Russums is a leading supplier of clothing and equipment to the food and hospitality industries. The family business was established in 1830 as a brush manufacturer supplying the steel and coal industry, and later changed to producing lorry covers, tarpaulins and items made from canvas in the post-war period. It was following a request by Rotherham College to make knife wallets for the staff and students when the business decided to switch to solely service the catering and hospitality industries. For more information about Russums hospitality and chef's wear, please visit

  2. Today, the independent business is run by the sixth-generation owners and operates its own production facilities andan industry-leading embroidery department inRotherham where it is based.

  3. For more information about Russums, please You can also find Russums onFacebook,TwitterandGoogle Plus, and you can keep up to date with latestnews online.

  4. For more information about Hotelympia, please visit