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Information: EU exit update for apprenticeships

Training
Information: EU exit update for apprenticeships

26 February 2020

There will be no change to eligibility for apprenticeship funding in academic years 2019 to 2020 and 2020 to 2021 for citizens from the EU, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. They will need to ensure they have the right to live and work in the UK after 2020.

Innovation in an evolving sector: shaping the future of print

Government & Industry
Innovation in an evolving sector: shaping the future of print

25 February 2020

The commercial print market in Europe has both challenges and opportunities and individual companies must decide how to adapt to deal with this. Print no longer exists in isolation and it has to operate in a fast-changing world - but there is a bright future for the sector for those who respond in an innovative way to the changing tide.

Health & Safety guidance – calendar of events

Health & Safety
Health & Safety guidance – calendar of events

25 February 2020

Safety inspections and reviews on site are required to ensure working equipment is safe to operate – with any deterioration detected and remedied before it results in a health and safety risk.

Would you like help to promote apprenticeships and the new print technician standard?

Training
Would you like help to promote apprenticeships and the new print technician standard?

25 February 2020

The BPIF recently created some promotional videos to promote apprenticeships and the new print technician standard.

Fedrigoni’s day out with Tress for Cities

Members' News
Fedrigoni’s day out with Tress for Cities

25 February 2020

In February 2020 the Fedrigoni UK team and some very supportive customers spent a day in Hackney Marshes planting 550 new trees with Trees for Cities. A charity which Fedrigoni has been supporting by raising money through the sale of the Fedrigoni 366 Calendar.

The Printing Charity’s 2020 Print Futures Awards for rising stars are open for entries

Training
The Printing Charity’s 2020 Print Futures Awards for rising stars are open for entries

24 February 2020

The Printing Charity has launched its 2020 Print Futures Awards giving people aged 18 to 30 the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to £1,500 to support their personal and workplace development to progress in their careers in the UK printing, paper, publishing, packaging, and graphic arts sector.

Whittington Moor Printing Works upgrades cutting with latest Polar guillotine

Members' News
Whittington Moor Printing Works upgrades cutting with latest Polar guillotine

24 February 2020

Whittington Moor Printing Works, a Chesterfield-based company, has been growing rapidly over the past few years. To keep pace with market and technological demands, the firm is replacing an older guillotine with a Polar 115N Plus, marking a major step forward.

Are you compliant with environmental requirements?

Specialist Services
Are you compliant with environmental requirements?

24 February 2020

The BPIF Environmental Healthcheck is a quick, easy and [for Platinum members] free, review of your current processes, that gives you a clear work-to list of actions to improve, where gaps have been identified.

Latcham Direct appoints Sales Director

South Western
Latcham Direct appoints Sales Director

21 February 2020

Latcham Direct, a trusted partner providing personalised digital and print solutions to customers throughout the UK, is pleased to announce the appointment of Leslie Keen as Sales Director.