About Us

Michael Robinson at Clear Prospects Ltd

Clear Prospects Ltd was formed in 2001 by Michael Robinson, the founding Director and sole shareholder of the company.

The JetRest Travel Pillow launch

In 2001 the company was created to launch and manufacture The JetRest Luxury Travel Pillow, a patented travel pillow that is sold all over the world online and via a network of international distributors.  The JetRest is Clear Prospects own brand for the travel accessories sold online via thejetrest.com or through available retailers.

Promotional Merchandise to the trade

During the years since incorporation the company has gained significant experience in textile manufacture and specialises in the creation of bespoke promotional merchandise for the marketing industry.  Any item is considered for manufacture and most popular are exhibition tablecloths, aprons, emergency lanyards and others as featured on the trade web sites including britishmadepromotionalmerchandise.co.uk.

British Manufacture

Michael has a passion for British Manufacturing businesses and leads the way in the promotion and provision of British Made Promotional Merchandise in the industry.  It's web site is e-commerce enabled and sells both it's own manufactured promotional items and products from other British manufacturers of promotional merchandise.

Online Strategy

The company's strategy is to continue to build online etailing web sites to sell the products manufactured in-house, products sourced and bought in or through joint deals with other companies looking for an online presence.  At the time of writing, the company also runs etailing sites including:

wheatybags.co.uk - our own manufactured microwave heat packs for pain relief and comfort.

happysnapgifts.co.uk - stunning photography based personalised gifts.

In-House facilities

The company has in-house facilities including:-

  • textile manufacture (industrial fabric cutting, flat-bed, overlocking and twin needle machines, eye-let machines etc)
  • printing and personalisation (heat transfer, dye sub, ribbon printing etc)
  • packing and warehousing (racking locations, stock control, packaging materials, bar-code tracking and order updates for online consumers etc)
  • despatch (contracts with major carriers and postal operators)

Sourcing

Sourcing overseas has been a major part of the companies activities through relationships with the far east and other factories around the world.  Key clients use Clear Prospects Ltd for sourcing many types of promotional merchandise items other than (though also including) textiles based promotional merchandise.

Location

The business operates from an industrial warehouse in Blackburn Lancashire with all facilities under one roof.