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FINAT Labelicious CompetitionFINAT Labelicious Competition

March 2019

A few weeks ago, FINAT launched the #LABELicious competition. Young talents, aged between 18 and 25 can compete in 3 different categories and win a hosted trip to Labelexpo Europe, a prize of € 1,000,- and an experience week. The real prize, of course, is the recognition of talent and the publicity the winner receives!

Victor Watson Trophy – recognise someone who's excelled this yearVictor Watson Trophy – recognise someone who's excelled this year

March 2019

Now in its fourth year, this Award was launched in memory of Victor Watson CBE DL to recognise a Young Person of Outstanding Achievement. It is open to any young person under the age of 31 at the time of the presentation, who is employed in the printing industry.

The 2019 Kathy Woodward Award for Learning is now open for entries!The 2019 Kathy Woodward Award for Learning is now open for entries!

March 2019

Launched in 2015 in memory of the BPIF's much loved CEO Kathy Woodward, who sadly passed away in 2014, the £1,000 Award – sponsored by Webmart – supports individuals in the print, packaging and graphic design industries to further their careers.

Understanding print disputesUnderstanding print disputes

February 2019

Disputes about the quality and service being provided by companies in this industry are growing. There are various reasons for this, ranging from sales teams promising the earth to get the sale, all the way through to customers trying to get out of the contract by arguing that the quality of the product was not to the standard required and as such refusing payment.

Settled Status for EU citizensSettled Status for EU citizens

February 2019

Many of our members will have employees from other European countries who have lived and worked in the UK for some time. Both employers and employees will have concerns about the rights of those workers to remain in the UK after Brexit.

When an inspector callsWhen an inspector calls

February 2019

The BPIF HS&E team have put together a handy document to help you ensure you're compliant the next time an inspector calls.

Fire safety – practical steps for employersFire safety – practical steps for employers

February 2019

If you're like most business owners, your company is your livelihood. Protecting your organisation and all that it takes to run it is critical. Often, much effort goes into crisis prevention, but little is done to plan for recovery.

Used machines wantedUsed machines wanted

February 2019

A Lancashire based company are looking for good condition 2 colour Heidlebergs for onward shipping to their overseas factories.

Welcome new memberWelcome new member

February 2019

Bellwoven Packaging are a market leading, UK based packaging company, specialists in the design, manufacture and supply of garment accessories for clothing brands across the world.