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. 

12 Questions with Design Manager Sam Marriott

  • Sam Marriott
  • 5th July 2019

Today we've pulled aside a busy Sam Marriott for a little chat and a catch up to ask him a few questions so we can get to know him a little more. 1. What’s your job role? Design Manager. I manage a small design team of 5 people, contribute to, and oversee the creation of designs,... Read More

Fashion Trends Spring/Summer 19

  • 26th June 2019

Here are some of the hot trends for Spring/Summer 2019 to get you inspired this season. 1. Bold Bright Colours Bright bold colours are a summer staple and 2019 is no exception. Spring/Summer collections from the likes of Marc Jacobs, Carolina Herrera and Calvin Klein have presented... Read More

5 Print Effects To Make Your Bag Stand Out

  • Amy Broomhead
  • 24th June 2019

In addition to our standard ink range we have curated different ink effects so you can show off your business and design in the best way possible with bags that reflect you. If your design can be screen printed, we not only offer every pantone colour to make sure you get the best match... Read More

There’s no sign of stopping for BIDBI.

  • 5th June 2019

Over the past few months there has been a lot of buzz around BIDBI. Exciting things have been happening regarding the growth and expansion of the company. As industries are becoming more and more aware of their environmental impact and are waking up to the amount of waste we create, they... Read More

13 Questions for Ricky, BIDBI's Warehouse Manager

  • Ricky Grayson
  • 2nd April 2019

Ricky Grayson, our man in charge of the warehouse, is a quiet type, but is one of the most interesting people you could talk to. We sat him down and plied him with questions to find out more. What is your job? I am the warehouse manager at BIDBI. My job involves keeping track of all... Read More

A Guide to Fonts and Sizing

  • 18th March 2019

Choosing the correct font for your printed bag can be a minefield. With the minimum font sizes suitable for printing differing depending on the type of bag, we’ve put together this guide which will help you when you’re choosing and developing your artwork/design. Our design... Read More

Meet Your New Account Managers: Caroline and Chloe

  • 15th March 2019

What is your job at BIDBI? Chloe: As a Junior Account Manager, I’m the first contact for clients. I help get quotes sent out, answer any questions and put orders through for BIDBI. I manage the Charity, public sector and giftware/lifestyle accounts.  Caroline: I manage the... Read More

Customer Spotlight on: Jen Winnett Art

  • 3rd March 2019

For those of us who haven’t heard of you before could you tell us a little bit about Jen Winnett Art and how you got into watercolour painting? I’m a 24 year old, self-taught watercolour Eco artist based in the heart of the beautiful Cotswold countryside. I started painting... Read More

BIDBI Staff Spotlight on: Paul Withers

  • 1st March 2019

Paul has been at BIDBI for a very long time, he started back in 2009 as a temp, but loved it so much he decided to stay. Through the years he has tried his hand at and mastered each print technique that has been thrown at him. A team player, he regularly trains new recruits and gets them... Read More

What's New for 2019

  • 8th January 2019

We've been working hard to bring you new bag styles and innovative new designs. Our new collections cover all bases, whether you're looking to add additional styles to your range, building a brand from scratch or simply wanting stand out one off pieces to entice your clients and customers. Here's... Read More