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Northern Ireland PMI - sharp rise in private sector activity at the start of 2018

Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland PMI - sharp rise in private sector activity at the start of 2018

February 2018

The Ulster Bank NI PMI for January 2018 shows a pick-up in growth momentum in the Northern Ireland private sector. Business activity rose at the fastest pace since December 2016 . A sharper increase in input costs was also recorded, however companies continued to raise their prices at a marked pace.

Could Brexit create unforeseen additional cash flow issues?

Eastern
Could Brexit create unforeseen additional cash flow issues?

February 2018

Brexit might create unforeseen additional cash flow issues if buying goods from the European Union and there will be further changes in 2019. However, with advance planning, cross border businesses can mitigate the impacts.

BPIF experts talk R&D Tax Credits, Colour Management, Lean and Sales Training at PrintWeekLive!

Events
BPIF experts talk R&D Tax Credits, Colour Management, Lean and Sales Training at PrintWeekLive!

February 2018

If you're attending PrintWeekLive! this year then be sure to check out the fantastic line-up of BPIF speakers. 

Neil Coyle MP visits FE Burman, Print and New Media

Government & Industry
Neil Coyle MP visits FE Burman, Print and New Media

February 2018

Neil Coyle, Labour MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark today visited FE Burman in Southwark. He joined management and staff to tour the site, learning how a modern print and media business works and contributes to both local and national economies. 

VMC teams up with world’s biggest trade fair for print

Press Release
VMC teams up with world’s biggest trade fair for print

February 2018

Creative Digital Industries are delighted to announce a new collaboration for the Visual Media Conference 2018, having gained the support of drupa, the world's biggest trade fair for printing technologies.

BPIF member prints in support of Great Ormond Street Hospital

North Eastern
BPIF member prints in support of Great Ormond Street Hospital

February 2018

Huddersfield Screen Printing Co. were invited to showcase the wonder of screen printing at the premium children's trade show, Bubble London.

Muted growth in Q4 but no seasonal boost

Government & Industry
Muted growth in Q4 but no seasonal boost

February 2018

Muted growth in Q4 but no seasonal boost - confidence remains low amidst continued cost pressures and lingering uncertainty.

Take control of your sales with these unmissable opportunites! Take control of your sales with these unmissable opportunites!

February 2018

Do you want to have control of your sales and build better revenue streams? Take advantage of the free BPIF Sales Healthcheck and find out more about the workshops that are taking place in your region to help benefit your business. 

Call for entries to the 2018 Stationers' Company Innovation Excellence Awards Call for entries to the 2018 Stationers' Company Innovation Excellence Awards

February 2018

The Stationers’ Company is calling for entries to the 2018 Stationers’ Company Innovation Excellence Awards, which celebrate the valuable contribution that the UK Communications and Content Industries make to the UK economy.