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. 

Differences between our standard service and our Bespoke service

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 11th November 2021

At BIDBI we offer two types of services. Our stock range, which are products that are kept in stock and printed in the UK at our Sheffield print factory, and secondly our made to measure service. This bespoke service allows... Read More

BIDBI’s wins Pete Mckee Bear at Bears of Sheffield auction with the highest bid of £30,000

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 2nd November 2021

BIDBI wins Pete Mckee Bear at Bears of Sheffield auction with the highest bid of £30,000 Who are the Bears of Sheffield?   The Bears of Sheffield was a public art exhibition, which includes 100 little bears and 60 big bears that were situated around... Read More

We are participating in Fairtrade’s COP26 campaign – Demanding Climate Justice for Farmers

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 29th October 2021

Farming communities are greatly affected by the climate crisis. In an open letter, 1.8 million Fairtrade farmers and workers are calling for urgent action, asking governments at COP26 to be fair with their $100 billion climate promise.  As a Fairtrade certified company, BIDBI... Read More

BIDBI supports the UN's SDG #UNDAY

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 23rd October 2021

  The United Nations 17 Sustainability Development Goals; is a call to action for the world. They include the most pressing challenges and opportunities facing humanity and the natural world. As a leading printing facility, BIDBI has established various procedures and initiatives,... Read More

BIDBI celebrates World Cotton Day – 7th of October

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 4th October 2021

 When? Where? How? Why?   World Cotton Day (WCD) was first set by the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva on October 7, 2019, hence it is observed globally every year on that day. WCD Day was initiated by the Group of Cotton-4... Read More

Design Service review by Willow Dean

  • Guest Interview
  • 1st September 2021

Willow Dean is a new small business that specialises in hand-poured soy wax candles as well as eco-friendly bags and gifts. The founder, Stephanie Haughton used the BIDBI design service to help build their branding and logo. Read along to find out more about Stephanie's... Read More

BIDBI is celebrating Yorkshire Day

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 1st August 2021

Today is Yorkshire Day! We are proud to be a Yorkshire based company. It is such a beautiful region as we are surrounded by three gorgeous National Parks, we have the friendliest locals, and we are the birthplace of many talented musicians, athletes, writers and... Read More

Eco News Roundup July 2021

  • Christina Dymiotis
  • 12th July 2021

We have rounded the top Eco News of the month. Read along to find out more. C.O.P.E project a new exciting eco initiative This is a newly established project that fights to prevent Climate change, Ocean acidification, Pollution, and the extinction of Endangered species. Thus,... Read More

Introducing: Reuseabox

  • 5th July 2021

This week we sat down virtually with Ellie Good, the Head of Sustainability at Reuseabox to learn more about the company and its amazing sustainability practices. Reuseabox is a specialist supplier of Eco-Friendly Cardboard Boxes with a great focus on the circular economy. Read along... Read More

Things you should consider before ordering.

  • 2nd July 2021

When getting in touch for a quote for bags or homewares with BIDBI you may have a lot of questions for us and you may not have a fixed plan about what you want. However, there are a few things you should have decided or have a rough idea about before getting in touch so we can make sure... Read More