Apprenticeship take-ups down as levy sets in


By Max Goldbart, 23 October 2017

Be the first to comment

The number of people starting an apprenticeship has fallen by almost two thirds since the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy earlier this year.

Latest headlines

DPS Digital invests in Indigo
23 October 2017

DPS Digital has invested in an HP Indigo 12000 digital press to supplement a site move, in a circa-£1m...

New IPIA chairman calls on industry to attract talent
23 October 2017

Mike Roberts, the Independent Print Industries Association’s (IPIA) new chairman, has called upon the...

Ultragraph chooses Versafire to attract new business
23 October 2017

Marketing services and packaging printer Ultragraph has installed a Heidelberg Versafire CP digital press...

Koenig & Bauer rejects Smithers Pira report
20 October 2017

Koenig & Bauer has rejected the findings of the Smithers Pira report into the productivity of used sheetfed...

Cornwallis bought in pre-pack administration
20 October 2017

Packaging printer Cornwallis Company (Cheshire) has been acquired out of administration and has changed...

W&G Baird rounds off £6m investment period with Komori first
20 October 2017

Northern Irish sheetfed printer W&G Baird has become the first UK company to install a B1 Komori Lithrone...

Knowledge Bank

Ashes to ashes


ByNick Mansley, 23 October 2017

Be the first to comment

It’s a sad fact of life that businesses can and do fail and the fallout impacts many – owners, shareholders, employees, customers and suppliers alike.

Adding up the eco impact of your business
23 October 2017

Richard (not his real name) is the owner of what is probably one of the UK’s most environmentally friendly...

Putting it all back together again
23 October 2017

It was while he was on his dream holiday that Andy Martin’s nightmare began. The weather in Thailand...

Fairytale machines are rewriting bedtime reading
23 October 2017

Once upon a time, the personalisation of a children’s book simply meant having a particular child’s name...

Ipex: Action speaks louder than words
09 October 2017

For some, it might feel like an age since Ipex was last resident in its long-term home at the NEC in...

no-images NEW_PWAwards2013


The Inkjet Conference NEW

24 to 25 October 2017

Swissotel Düsseldorf, Neuss, Germany

Ipex 2017 NEW

31 to 03 November 2017

The NEC, Birmingham


Direct Container Print and GlassPrint NEW

27 to 30 November 2017

Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Düsseldorf, Germany,

Product portfolio

Latest comments