The BIDBI Blog

The BIDBI Blog is curated by the marketing team giving you weekly news, views and updates from inside the BIDBI universe as well as reporting on the wider issues affecting UK business and Eco friendly matters. 

We also welcome blogs from existing customers, so get in touch if you would like to talk about your business and eco bags. 

Raising The Standard: An Introduction To Our Organic & Fairtrade Cotton Tote Bags

  • Richard Robinson
  • 18th June 2018

A big part of the BIDBI mission is to source the most environmentally and socially conscious products we can and to constantly improve the ways we work, who we work with, and the information we provide to our customers. This past year has been a busy one for our sourcing department, who... Read More

Eco News Round Up June 2018

  • 11th June 2018

Air Pollutions Big Cost on Health Researchers from the Universities of Oxford and Bath have published a report stating air pollution from cars and vans amounts to health bills of nearly £6bn every year. The researchers found that the costs were highest in cities. Air pollution... Read More

World Oceans Day

  • 8th June 2018

World Oceans Day takes place on June 8th, its a day where people around the world can celebrate and honour the ocean. We are a blue planet after all! A healthy world ocean is critical to our survival. It generates most of the oxygen we breath, helps feed us, regulates our climate,... Read More

Morris and Walker “working” together again in new Arts & Crafts bags.

  • 6th June 2018

Emery Walker’s House and The William Morris Society have joined forces to commission new BIDBI bags to promote their Arts & Crafts house museums in Hammersmith, West London. Both heritage sites have recently been restored and received funding to work together on joint projects... Read More

50 Things to Do in Sheffield

  • Team BIDBI
  • 31st May 2018

We love our South Yorkshire home, so we round up places to go and things to do in Sheffield, whatever the weather. Whether it's a day out with the family, a party with your friends, or eating adventure, there is something for everyone in our list. If you're a Sheffield regular, how many... Read More

10 years at BIDBI- Happy Birthday Richard

  • Arnika Bhupal
  • 30th May 2018

Last year we celebrated our 10th birthday so this year it only seems fitting that we should celebrate Richard, BIDBI's longest serving employee. Having started working here from a fresh faced 20 year old, he's pretty much been here since inception and has been keeping the cogs moving every... Read More

Customer Spotlight On: Ethical Apothecary

  • Mel & Sam
  • 29th May 2018

Tell us a bit Ethical Apothecary We are an online skin, body and well- being boutique, that stands to serve a combination of Natural, Organic, Vegan and cruelty free solutions and products for everyone. We are much more than an online boutique that simply offers mindfully created products,... Read More

Spotted: Royal Wedding Gift Bags

  • 24th May 2018

The Royal Wedding has been on everyone's lips for weeks and now the Wedding of the Year has passed we're drooling over the pictures of the fairytale day.  As bag experts one particular part of the wedding has caught our eye. The gift bags that were given to the VIP guests lucky enough... Read More

Eco News Round Up May 2018

  • Arnika Bhupal
  • 23rd May 2018

Disposable Plastic Banned Following in the footsteps of single-use carrier bags and disposable coffee cups the government is waging a war on plastic straws and other single use plastics. After the announcement a number of bar and restaurant chains have stopped serving straws in drinks... Read More

Our Guide To The 2018 Range - We Recommended How To Utilise All Our Products

  • Richard Robinson
  • 22nd May 2018

Promotional Cotton Tote Bag - The Giveaway King If you've got an event and you've got a budget, the Promotional Cotton Tote Bag is the way to go. This is where our range begins but that doesn't mean the quality takes a hit. Our promotional cotton bag is the giveaway king, large enough... Read More