Brook International joins FESPA UK Family following Munich Expo​

Chris Drury and Chris Melia, joint Managing Directors of Brook International, met with the FESPA (Federation of European Screen Printers Associations) UK team at the FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 in Munich, to discuss their vision for the future of Brook International. Although Brook International has a well-established presence in the textile market, Chris Melia […]

Fabric flies as cycling celebrates fifth Tour de Yorkshire

When it comes to May in Yorkshire, we know it is time for some of the world’s best cyclists to ride around the region. For the last five years, our home county has held the Tour de Yorkshire race following the successful visit of the Tour de France back in 2014. Almost every year since […]

Fabric In The Fastlane – Tapes Up For The New Speedway Season

I’ve followed speedway ever since I can remember thanks to my late wife’s Grandad, commented Chris Melia, Managing Director of Brook International.  He took me to our local track to watch the Ellesmere Port Gunners every week. I now watch speedway with my son and we always get to a couple of the Grand Prix […]

Will we have a hard Brexit?

It’s hard, even for the experts to make accurate predictions. Politics has lost its predictability – it’s no wonder then that we read so much about uncertainty in business and complaints about globalization. It’s family companies like Brook International that emerge as a counterbalance to this backdrop of uncertainty and predicted turmoil. We have clearly […]


Caption: (Left to Right): Chris Drury and Chris Melia BROOK INTERNATIONAL is a UK based, worldwide supplier of an innovative range of textile fabrics to the flag, banner and digital imaging print industry. C B Brook & Co Ltd T/A BROOK INTERNATIONAL is pleased to announce the completion of a management buyout and the appointment […]

To Brexit or not to Brexit? That is the question

What happens next is anyone’s guess. With calls for a second referendum or at least a vote on the final deal, it seems many UK citizens are unhappy with where things are headed. Can Theresa May complete the uphill task? Will Brexit actually happen? Uncertainty surrounding the post-Brexit world is currently the main worry of […]


With 2016 marking the 118th anniversary of Brook International’s incorporation, we thought it was time for a bit of a freshen up. We are very excited to announce the launch of our newly designed website. Visit us at our web address, The site’s homepage features bright colours, and an uncluttered design. Our objective is […]

Exhibition Fabrics – don’t miss out!

The amount of fabric now being used at exhibitions is increasing on an annual basis. The change from pvc and various other rigid media has been driven from every possible angle with considerable benefits for everyone. Exhibitors see many advantages of having stand panels, overhead displays and their own product advertising media produced from fabric. […]

Let The Flags Fly – The Queen Reaches 90

As we all know, this year sees Her Majesty The Queen celebrate her 90th birthday, and no doubt there will be flags flown throughout the country to mark this wonderful occasion. We at Brook International, are proud to offer not only a full range of digital print fabrics, but also the more traditional Woven Polyester […]

Show Stoppers From The Aisles!

FESPA Amsterdam 2016 Not exhibiting, gave us a unique insight into FESPA. We had chance to meet with our existing and prospective customers, which offered many fascinating opportunities for our ever expanding range of textile products. Our sales and technical experts covered all four days of the show. We would like to share with you […]