The labels special interest group was established to work closely with UK label printers and their suppliers to educate, inform and support the UK label industry. It also represents the interest of the sector to the UK Government and through its association membership of FINAT to the EU Parliament in Brussels.
We are monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, and will regularly update our website should there be any changes. We will refer to guidelines and protocols as suggested by the WHO (www.who.int) and the UK public health authorities regarding the virus.
FINAT Managing Director Jules Lejeune has written a further letter to the EU commission regarding the current supply chain crisis due to the paper shortage.
In 7 days the UK Government will introduce a new Plastic Packaging Tax (PPT) on the 1 April 2022.
BPIF Labels have been working very hard behind the scenes regarding the strike action in Finland, and resulting and critical shortages of Label stocks across the UK and Europe.