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The Importance of Design in a Uniform Management System

Category: Uniform Management

Web Designers Working On Uniform Management System

In today's digital age, a well-designed Uniform Management platform is a crucial component of any successful uniform supplier’s business. As more and more businesses rely on their supplier offering a quick and easy way to order uniform online, web designers play a pivotal role in creating seamless and visually appealing experiences that are user-centric and foster customer loyalty. Designing a Uniform Management platform goes beyond aesthetics; it requires careful consideration of various factors to ensure a seamless and effective journey for all users. Let’s delve into some of the important factors that our team of designers take into account when creating a Smart Red platform.

User-Centred Design

User experience (UX) is paramount in any web platform. Web designers focus on creating intuitive navigation, clear calls to action, and user-friendly interfaces. At Big Red, we’ve analysed user behaviours and preferences to design a platform that guides users effortlessly from browsing to order, within clearly identified allowances/budgets. Minimising friction in the user journey, providing well-organised product categories and optimising the ‘checkout’ processes, are our crucial elements of user-centred design.

Mobile Responsiveness

Gone are the days when employees only ordered their uniform on work computers. Mobile responsiveness is no longer an option but a necessity. As designers, we ensure that the Smart Red platform works seamlessly across various screen sizes and devices to enhance user experience.

Visual Consistency and Branding

Consistent branding fosters trust and recognition. The team at Big Red incorporate our supplier client’s branding and colours, typography, and imagery throughout the platform to maintain a cohesive and professional appearance. In addition, we’ve created extra areas to allow the end user’s branding to also appear alongside each supplier, which gives the user more ownership and autonomy. 

High-Quality Imagery and Visuals

Online, employees cannot physically touch products, so high-quality images are the closest they can get to experiencing the product. Our team prioritise using clear, zoomable, and multiple-angle images to showcase garments from different perspectives. Videos and interactive features are easily built into our platform which enhance the ordering experience.

Search and Navigation

Efficient search functionality and intuitive navigation are crucial for helping employees, and admin users, find what they're looking for quickly. The Smart Red platform implements powerful search features with filters, sorting options, and predictive search to guide users to relevant products. Clear and logical menu structures contribute to ease of navigation and prevent frustration.

Trust and Security

Some elements that the design team implement to our Smart Red platforms are essential. SSL certificates are one of these – they’re now a Google Chrome requirement. Other trust badges are always highly visible on the platform. We know that transparent return policies, customer reviews, and contact information further contribute to building trust with customers and we spend time with each client to ensure the content on each of our platforms demonstrates the required trust with all their user groups. 

Performance and Loading Speed

Slow-loading platforms can lead to frustrated clients. The designers at Big Red make sure that we optimise images, use efficient coding practices, and leverage content delivery networks (CDNs) to ensure fast loading speeds. A smooth and swift experience enhances user satisfaction.


Web designers prioritise accessibility to ensure that the platform is usable by all people. We adhere to accessibility guidelines, such as the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.2, to ensure that all users can interact with the platform effectively, regardless of their abilities and devices used.

In conclusion, the role of web designers in crafting an effective Uniform Management platform is multifaceted. Beyond aesthetics, designers must consider user experience, mobile responsiveness, branding, imagery, navigation, trust, performance and accessibility. A well-designed platform not only engages users, it converts them into loyal brand advocates. By understanding and implementing these key considerations, our team of designers can contribute significantly to the success of a uniform supply business in today's competitive landscape.

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I'm part of the web design and development team here at Big Red. Having achieved my BSc Honours in Digital Media, Design, Production & Development. I've been working with the company since 2017.

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