Paul Wilkinson, field sales manager at DB Apparel, passed away at home on Sunday following a long battle with cancer. He leaves behind his wife, Amanda, a son, William, and a daughter, Chloe. DB Apparel said he was a much-loved figure at the company and in the industry at large.
The company said: "It is with great sadness that we share with you the news that Paul Wilkinson, Field Sales Manager, has passed away. Paul fought a year-long battle against cancer but the news came last week that the cancer had spread. With his family around him, Paul died at home on Sunday afternoon.
"Paul was much loved at DB Apparel – and indeed, by the lingerie industry. He will be remembered for his warmth, sense of fun and friendship.
"We pass on our thoughts and condolences to Paul’s family, his wife Amanda, son William and daughter Chloe, at this extremely sad time."