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Is your business safe?

Health & Safety
Is your business safe?

March 2017

Whether your company has 5 employees or 500, health and safety matters in every business and as an employer, you have a legal and ethical responsibility to protect your employees.

Print company suffers severe cyber-attack

BPIF
Print company suffers severe cyber-attack

March 2017

The whole ordeal has been an extremely traumatic affair, and even with the help of an IT friend who works with MI5, there has still been a great deal of damage done.

HR trends - what's happening in your region?

HR
HR trends - what's happening in your region?

March 2017

The BPIF HR Team travel the length and breadth of the country, advising members on a wide range of HR issues. Along the way we notice trends in each region that can be conversely different to other areas. Do your business's HR issues align with your regional peers?

Personal Injury Claims - what the new discount rate changes could mean for you

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Personal Injury Claims - what the new discount rate changes could mean for you

March 2017

The following briefing from Howden UK Group Ltd is to provide you with insights into the Lord Chancellor's announcement of a reduction in the discount rate.

 Analysis of the first pay awards of 2017

Midland
Analysis of the first pay awards of 2017

March 2017

Analysis of the first pay awards of 2017 suggests how the year may shape up.

Print Company We Are Promotional On Course to Raise £1000 For Local Charity

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Print Company We Are Promotional On Course to Raise £1000 For Local Charity

March 2017

Team members Dean, Joshua and Adam are putting on their running shoes come April in a challenge to raise money for local charity and education centre Derwen College.

Winter and Co - Market Assessment Questionnaire

Eastern
Winter and Co - Market Assessment Questionnaire

March 2017

Winter & Co, new BPIF members are proud of a long history of producing creative materials and are currently trying to align their offering to the print market and want products to fit in around printers requirements. 

New  £9.7m funding pot for SMEs in the industry is announced for the region

Eastern
New £9.7m funding pot for SMEs in the industry is announced for the region

March 2017

Economic Growth Solutions is delivering the new European-funded Manufacturing Growth Programme for SME manufacturers.

News round up which affects our sector

Eastern
News round up which affects our sector

March 2017

 - Tax-free dividend allowance slashed
 - Rate relief is 'small beer' 
 - Consumer spending and export growth to counter Brexit uncertainty