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. 

Fairtrade Fortnight 2021

  • 22nd February 2021

It’s Fairtrade Fortnight! From the 22nd February until the 7th March Fairtrade and all its accredited members celebrate the amazing work that Fairtrade farmers around the world do every day. The theme of Fairtrade Fortnight 2021 is climate change. We are writing this blog to take... Read More

Eco News Round-Up Winter 2021

  • 20th January 2021

With such a bad year behind us and following us into the new year, it’s good to take a look at some of the good that is happening in the world right now. Here is our winter 2020/21 eco news roundup to cheer us up. UK Fossil Fuel Policy Update In early December UK Prime Minister... Read More

BIDBI’s Seconds Put to Good Use

  • 15th January 2021

At BIDBI we love helping amazing causes. We often donate spare and misprinted bags to food banks, charity shops, and those running charitable events for events and day to day use. This December we were contacted by The Soup Kitchen in London, a resource for the homeless, elderly, lonely... Read More

BIDBI's Sheffield Children's Hospital Snowflake

  • 14th January 2021

This Christmas BIDBI was proud to sponsor a snowflake for Sheffield Children’s Hospital. Sheffield locals will recognise the snowflakes, as they light up various buildings in the steel city every Christmas season. This snowflake display is organised by Sheffield Children’s... Read More

Customer Spotlight On: Sheffield Sustainable Kitchens

  • 6th January 2021

Who are Sheffield Sustainable Kitchens and what do you do? We create beautiful bespoke kitchens with an emphasis on sustainability. Using materials that are recycled, reclaimed or sustainably sourced, we produce thoughtfully-designed high quality kitchens, which are built to last for... Read More

Best Blogs of the Year 2020

  • 18th December 2020

2020 has been a year to remember, whether good or bad. We’ve rounded up our best blogs that sum up BIDBI’s year. Read on for our top 10 favourite blogs we have written in the past 12 months. Guide to GOTS We are very excited to be GOTS Organic accredited, but what does... Read More

Bags of the year 2020

  • 17th December 2020

Well, what a year 2020 has been, and not necessarily for many good reasons. So, we thought we would lighten the mood and celebrate some of the best bags that have come through our print factory this year. Idaho Shop We love this screen print from Idaho a giftware shop in Cheshire. The... Read More

BIDBI Definitions

  • 17th December 2020

BIDBI is a cotton bag printing company, here we talk about bags and cotton all day every day. It occurred to us that sometimes we use lingo that might need a little explanation. In this blog we’re going to define some of our most used terms to give you a little clarity, so you are... Read More

Yearly Round-Up 2020

  • 16th December 2020

2020 has been an odd year for everyone, from endless lockdowns, to social distancing, through to mandatory mask wearing. The world seems to have been moving both at a snail’s pace and at 100 miles an hour.   As with all businesses this year COVID-19 has had an effect on... Read More

BIDBI Guide to Print Techniques

  • 2nd December 2020

At BIDBI we print cotton bags for a wide range of businesses. Our expertise lies in ensuring the finished product to looks amazing. Whether that’s a clean one colour logo, a bright and bold slogan, or a gorgeous full colour artwork- we can print it all. To achieve the best print... Read More