Welcome to the British Promotional Merchandise Association


The British Promotional Merchandise Association is the professional body serving the £1 billion+ pound promotional products industry in the UK and Ireland.


We've been a trusted brand for over 50 years, offering advice and guidance to buyers as well as leading the promotional merchandise industry in delivering service excellence and compliance through a strict Code of Conduct which governs areas such as quality, accurate advertising, fair trade terms and managing customer complaints.

Buying from a BPMA member means you can buy with complete confidence.

Look for the BPMA logo when you buy promotional merchandise.

Our Mission

We exist to inspire, connect and educate our members by:


  • Acting as the industry voice
  • Maintaining a strict code of conduct that allows customers to buy with confidence
  • Delivering the world’s best accredited industry education programme
  • Bringing members together to share ideas and best practice
  • Providing inspiration and motivation to help grow their businesses

Inspiring Promotional Products


As part of the creative industries in the UK, representing in excess of £120bn contribution to the UK economy, our members provide memorable products for B2B and B2C sectors. Inspiring, connecting and educating the wider industry on the possibilities, please visit our member directory to discover your next promotional goods partner.


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BPMA ANNOUNCES DEPARTURE OF CEO CAREY TREVILL

07/02/2024

Following the industry’s biggest Merchandise World to date and a packed BPMA Awards Dinner, Haydn Willetts, Chair of the BPMA and Clive Allcott, Vice Chair announced the planned departure of CEO Carey Trevill expected in late March this year.

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Nothing changes as everything changes at Premier!

06/02/2024

Essex based, B Corp Certified distributor of promotional merchandise, Premier Print & Promotions has been sold to an employee owned trust.

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A New Dawn for Boosters

02/02/2024

The answer’s yes, what’s the question – this has been the motto of Boosters Limited and Blair Carroll since October 1997, well as of January 1st, 2024, the question will need to be answered by the companies’ new co-owners.

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