The BPIF is the principal business support organisation representing the UK print, printed packaging and graphic communication industry and is one of the country's leading trade associations. We are a not-for-profit-distribution organisation.

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Find out how BPIF Legal can work for you

Find out how BPIF Legal can work for you

20 May 2015

In January of this year, the BPIF became the first Trade Association to own a law firm with the launch of BPIF Legal Ltd; your guide through the maze of business law.

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British Book Design and Production Awards 2015 - Call for Entries

British Book Design and Production Awards 2015 - Call for Entries

19 May 2015

Recognising excellence, bestowing acknowledgement and prestige. The BPIF, Oxford Brookes University, The Publishers Association and The Bookseller are calling for entries to the British Book Design and Production Awards 2015. 

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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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Election result prompts cautious re-reading of Conservative Manifesto

18 May 2015

Confounding expectations, the 2015 General Election resulted in the return of a majority Conservative Government. Shifts in policy can be expected over the lifetime of the next Parliament. Nevertheless it is still important to re-read the commitments set out in the Conservative Manifesto, and to review the impact these will have on business if implemented.

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PaperlinX - are you affected?

23 April 2015

On April 1, PaperlinX's well publicised challenges culminated in the UK business appointing Deloitte as Administrators. With immediate effect, over 690 of the 1200 staff were made redundant and around 14 out of 20 sites closed. These steps were drastic, but not totally unpredicted.

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BPIF join Youth Employment UK to show support for young people

BPIF join Youth Employment UK to show support for young people

17 April 2015

BPIF have recently become members of YEUK to demonstrate their dedication to encouraging the employment of young people across the UK. We encourage you to do the same!

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Schneider Electric outline their solar power offerings

16 April 2015

A number of UK Print service providers are now installing solar power technology to reduce costs and pursue sustainable energy strategies. Our energy partner, Schneider Electric, outlines their offering in this area.

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BPIF lobby against a full review of the working time directive

26 March 2015

Following a first round of consultations, the BPIF have urged the Commission to refrain from conducting a full review of the directive, as, in its current state, it is sufficient in guaranteeing workers' health and safety.

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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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ES Group facilitate auction

19 March 2015

BPIF Associate Member, ES Group, are facilitating an auction sale by order of a retained client.

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Take advantage of your free IT healthcheck

18 March 2015

Following recent highlighted concerns over cyber security, BPIF members are entitled to a free IT healthcheck,

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Discover more about Objectif Lune & Planet Press: 5 workflow ideas

18 March 2015

Objectif Lune develops open, flexible and enjoyable software intended to free customers from their inflexible IT infrastructure.

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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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Former BPIF President, Victor Watson CBE, dies aged 86.

Former BPIF President, Victor Watson CBE, dies aged 86.

03 March 2015

Legendary Leeds businessman and president of Print Yorkshire (now CDi Print Yorkshire), Victor Watson CBE, has sadly passed away at the age of 86 after a long battle with Parkinson's.

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Profiting through Digital Printing in the Decor Marketplace

Profiting through Digital Printing in the Decor Marketplace

02 March 2015

InfoTrends reveals how to profit through digital printing in the decor marketplace with their new research study.

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Member seeks help with road haulage companies

18 February 2015

A BPIF member is seeking feedback on any compensation formulae used with road haulage companies who damage product on pallets.

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BPIF Healthcare - Building Health Benefits Around You

BPIF Healthcare - Building Health Benefits Around You

18 February 2015

Whether you have a scheme in place or are new to the market, a large business or simply looking to insure your family, BPIF Healthcare can help you with a variety of health and wellbeing products and services.

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10 steps to web to print success

18 February 2015

The recent BPIF printing outlook suggested 58% of printers derive no revenue from web to print while 30% of printers have web to print as a focus for upcoming investment. Simon Ellington, Director of web to print vendor ROI360 and author of the web to print fitness guide shares the 10 steps to making a success of web to print.

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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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