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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All eyes are on Merchandise World for April 2022

21/01/2022

With news of the date change from January to April 2022 before Christmas, the industry is looking ahead and planning for an exciting Merchandise World at the CBS Arena, Coventry.

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BPMA Awards: voting open until 31st January 2022

20/01/2022

Don’t forget, the deadline for voting for the BPMA Awards has been extended to 31st January to allow everyone time to vote, ready to award the winners in April.

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