“Generally speaking, easy-care wovens are the hot menu item for restaurant apparel today, with a side or two of performance features like stain repel and release. Knits with performance qualities are also in demand, but a trend toward a dressier, upscale look is making wovens more often than not the uniform specialty of the house.
Yes, woven shirts for men and women are hot for restaurant waitstaff, confirms Taraynn Lloyd of supplier Edwards Garment. Especially if they can color coordinate their staff with the decor of the restaurant.
…Easy care: home-laundered shirts that are wrinkle-resistant and frequently possess stain-repel and release properties a pretty good concept for a restaurant uniform…”