About YouK

Make your purchasing choices to support the environment, UK workers, and our public services.

How YouK Works.

YouK contains extensive information on UK brands and products

12 key consumer areas cover everything from butter to sports cars, washing machines to bikes, lipstick to shoes

Every brand or product has a

Every YouK brand or product bought supports the environment, UK workers, and our public services

You can use YouK to...

  • Find new brands to browse and shop
  • Make shopping lists for in-store visits
  • Comment on and rate products
  • Share shopping ideas with your friends
  • Identify brands which have the product you are looking for
  • Get news on product areas you are interested in

Buying as local as possible lowers your impact on the environment

Every purchase of goods ‘made in the UK’ helps support UK jobs

In turn, the taxes paid by workers and companies pays for UK public services

Every time you choose a product made in the UK, everyone in the UK wins

A UK worker is anybody of any race, religion, nationality, colour, gender, age, ancestry, sexual orientation, disability or marital status, who works in the UK legally.

Brands and products are scored based on factors such as input materials, design, and manufacturing

Some brands and products are substantially made in the UK:

Others are partially made in the UK:

YouK provides both UK-wide and Local results for consumer products and brands

"Browse and Search": use this function to find brands and products that are widely available across the UK, whether through retailers, online or their own shops.

Use the "Local Map" feature to discover products that are available in certain local areas, the manufacturing locations of brands and brands that offer visitor experiences at their sites.

Local Businesses

YouK covers over 95% by value of all ‘made in the UK’ consumer goods, covering both national and local brands. If we have not included your local business tell us and we will add you in.

Can't find something?

Occasionally a certain product just might not be made in the UK! But if you do make that product (or are going to!) let us know and we will add it in.