Will The Royal Baby Create A Business Boom In The UK?

Category: World / Jul 10, 2013 8:45AM EDT

The anticipation has reached fever pitch as any day the world can expect a new prince or princess as the first child of Prince William and Kate is due any day now. Kate herself has created a fashion frenzy with her classy and sophisticated maternity style as the world has watched her grow, and many women attempt to emulate her style. But will the royal baby affect business??

British manufactures in various industries are expecting a royal baby boom, as expressed by baby brand founder Laura Tenison:

The reality is we needed something that had a feel good factor in this country. Everyone in the British mother and baby industry is grateful to her royal highness for turning the eyes of the world onto the UK and onto UK-designed mother and baby brands."

June marked the highest manufacturing growth in two years according to National Statistics, although the market place is still weak. People are expected to rush to get their hands on all things royal baby from bibs, to name themed souvenirs to mark the royal moment in history when the new heir is born.

In addition Brits are expected to spend an estimated $97 Million Dollars on booze. It’s time to cool the champagne as we to see the newest member of the royal family, the first child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.


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