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


Earth Island publishes a diverse range of magazines across several markets, including leading monthly Print Solutions, as well as Packaging Solutions, Green Solutions and IndPrint, as well as a series of helpful guides.

We believe in partnering with the industries in which we work, supporting organisations, suppliers and readers by forming strong partnerships and providing relevant and pertinent information to help make business a success.

​As well as our magazines, we can also work with you as a partner for your contract publishing, copywriting, event organisation, marketing and promotions, and content licensing.

​Let us know what you need, and we will help. And, if you aren't sure what you need, give us a call – we are full to the brim with creative ideas.


The Graphics and Print Media Alliance (GPMA) consists of trade associations representing companies operating in the graphics and print media industry supply chain.

Between them, the trade associations represent some 3,471 companies, the majority of which are SMEs, which, combined, in the UK have an annual turnover of £15 billion and employ 106,000 people.

The objective of the GPMA is to represent the interests of companies operating in the printing industry supply chain.


The IPIA is a Print Industry, Not for Profit, Membership Association.

It is deeply committed to supporting its members and helping them excel by expanding their business horizons,
grow using targeted member collaboration, adapt to ever evolving market forces, and thrive through mutual support.

Connect - We CONNECT like-minded people across the print industry to strengthen the long-term health of the sector and create new business opportunities

Inspire - We INSPIRE through thought provoking conferences and events so that our members businesses can adapt and thrive

Amaze - We AMAZE by showcasing innovation in products and services to support our members and the wider industry is the premier website for the print industry. An indispensable hub for anyone working in or connected with print, the site brings you up-to-the-minute news, in-depth analysis and comment and features covering all aspects of the print sector in the UK and across the globe.

In 1891, St Bride Foundation was established to provide a social, cultural and recreational centre for London's Fleet Street and its burgeoning print and publishing trade. Now, this historic site is a living and breathing community once again, with new projects, facilities and programmes expanding its central mission: to excite and inspire.

The Printing Charity was set up in 1827 to help aged, infirm, and distressed printers and their widows when there was no state support.

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