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What's next? BPIF offer Masters level programme for the print industry

What's next? BPIF offer Masters level programme for the print industry

12 June 2015

BPIF believe excellent training is vital to ensure our industry thrives and we feel that this should be continuous, allowing employees at all levels the chance to learn. So, as our Graduate Management Programme learners order their gowns and get ready for their graduation on the 2 July we launch our latest offering; a MSc Management in partnership with Management Development Centre (MDC).

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Output and orders exhibit growth in Q1 - optimism for Q2 is tempered by some uncertainties

Output and orders exhibit growth in Q1 - optimism for Q2 is tempered by some uncertainties

19 May 2015

The year kicked-off almost precisely as expected in terms of output; and significantly better with regard to the number of orders. One-third of printers increased output in Q1, marginally more than had expected to, according to the latest Printing Outlook survey. 

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Stand out from the crowd with BPIF ISO 12647

Stand out from the crowd with BPIF ISO 12647

20 April 2015

The BPIF are re-launching their BPIF ISO 12647 Colour Quality Management Certification Scheme and urge members to fully consider undertaking the programme.

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BPIF welcomes encouraging announcements in Pre-Election Budget

19 March 2015

With just 50 days to go before the General Election, it's perhaps no surprise that yesterday's Budget Statement contains a number of longer-term promises and relatively few immediate benefits for business.

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Print consortium to design 'world class' apprenticeship standards

13 March 2015

The BPIF are delighted to announce that the employer led submission to develop new apprenticeship standards for our industry has been successful.

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BPIF Apprentices launch campaign to highlight to schools the increased appeal of apprenticeships to their school leavers

BPIF Apprentices launch campaign to highlight to schools the increased appeal of apprenticeships to their school leavers

09 March 2015

On Friday the 20 of February the BPIF gathered together 11 print apprentices from member companies at their London offices. The task was to work with a designer to produce a piece of collateral in aid of National Apprenticeship Week to promote apprenticeships in the print industry to schools. With the current average age in the print industry at 48 the apprentices set to work designing a piece of collateral that they felt would attract young school leavers into print.

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Stationers' Company Annual Lecture

Stationers' Company Annual Lecture

13 February 2015

"Riding a tiger": Sir David Arculus picks the rise and fall EMAP as the subject for this year's Stationers' Company Annual Lecture.

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Visual Media Conference to give an insight into marketing communications

11 February 2015

CDi Yorkshire (Creative and Digital Industries) brings you the return of the Visual Media Conference at The Rose Bowl, Leeds on 31 March 2015. This truly innovative, inspiring and international event provides a vivid insight into marketing communications.

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Q4 boosted by seasonal surge in orders - confidence persists but so do the challenges

Q4 boosted by seasonal surge in orders - confidence persists but so do the challenges

10 February 2015

2014 finished on a positive note as both printing output and orders continued to grow in Q4. Orders in Q4 experienced a strong improvement over Q3 and just surpassed expectations for the period according to the latest BPIF Printing Outlook survey.

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The Print Futures Awards are open for entries!

16 January 2015

Cash grants of up to £1,500 each are available to help pay for any costs associated with relevant education or training courses for a career in printing, publishing or graphic arts in the UK. Entries close Friday, 29 May 2015.

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BPIF first Trade Association to own a law firm

12 January 2015

The BPIF is now fully licensed and ready to launch a new entity, BPIF Legal Ltd, which will operate as the BPIF's own law firm.

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BPIF welcomes support for smaller firms announced in Autumn Statement

03 December 2014

Small businesses will benefit from measures announced in today's Autumn Statement, says the BPIF.

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Steady as she goes for output and orders - confidence remains positive despite pricing concerns

Steady as she goes for output and orders - confidence remains positive despite pricing concerns

02 December 2014

Q3 proved to be a positive environment for growth in output and orders – both showed a slight improvement on their Q2 status. Almost half (49%) of printers increased output in the third quarter of 2014 according to the latest BPIF Printing Outlook survey.

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The Sick Rose Blossoms at the British Book Design and Production Awards

21 November 2014

The British Book Design and Production Awards were held on 20 November 2014 at a glittering event in central London at The Grange St Paul's Hotel.

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Creditsafe responds to BPIF concerns at credit rating downgrades

31 October 2014

Creditsafe CEO Cato Syversen has replied to a letter from BPIF in which we voiced concerns at the impact on many UK printing companies of the recent upgrade made to the company's credit ratings model.

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BPIF voices concerns to Creditsafe following credit rating downgrades

27 October 2014

The upgrade of Creditsafe's credit rating model has impacted UK printing companies.

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BPIF seeks forward-thinking CEO

20 October 2014

The BPIF is the principal business support organisation representing the UK print, printed packaging and graphic communication industry. They are passionate about the industry and their members. 

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British Book Design and Production Awards to be presented by the much acclaimed John Lloyd

20 October 2014

Brought to you by BPIF, Oxford Brookes University and The Publishers Association, the British Book Design and Production Awards will be held on Thursday 20 November 2014 at the prestigious Grange St Paul's Hotel.

We are delighted to announce the Awards will be presented by the man behind some of the most successful and well-loved TV and radio of the last three decades, John Lloyd.

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Memorial Service for Print's Champion, Kathy Woodward

12 September 2014

Please join us on the 16th October 2014 to celebrate Kathy's life and her contribution to our Industry. The memorial will take place at St Brides Church, London, with the service running from 11.30am to 12.30pm, please arrive from 11.00am. This will be followed by refreshments at the Punch Tavern, Fleet Street.

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British Book Design and Production Awards 2014 Shortlist Announced

09 September 2014

The British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF), Oxford Brookes University and The Publishers Association are proud to announce the shortlist for the British Book Design and Production Awards 2014.  With 15 categories, each full of high calibre applicants, the awards are set to be a great display of excellence and eye-catching book design and production. 

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