The BOSS Federation is the trade association which serves the UK office supplies and services industry by providing a range of initiatives, cost saving benefits and services, to enhance the business performance of its members.
11 June 2019
Pentel prepares for a summer packed full of activity as it enters the latest stage of an exciting marketing campaign.
23 May 2019
Winners of the 2019 Stationers’ Company Innovation Excellence Awards for the UK Communications and Content industries will be announced at an awards luncheon to celebrate innovation, creativity, and excellence on Tuesday, 25 June at Stationers’ Hall, London.
This year’s awards attracted 39 entries, from across the Communications and Content industries.
07 May 2019
The winners of the 2019 Stationery Awards have been revealed...with BOSS members ExaClair clinching two prestigious awards.
01 May 2019
We are delighted to announce that the BOSS Industry Awards 2019 are now open for entries!
02 April 2019
Pentel is adding a new pigment ink drawing pen to its highly successful Pentel Arts range, which is equally popular with leisure artists and craft enthusiasts.
25 March 2019
As we approach Q1, many business leaders will be evaluating the performance of their company – and employees - over the past 12 months, and considering what changes to implement in the new financial year.
18 March 2019
Once again, this year's BOSS Leaders of the Future Conference gathered together the best and the brightest of our industry's young talent within the august grandeur of Stationers' Hall, with a combination of both continuity and freshness that seemed exactly right for this occasion.
07 February 2019
Book your tickets now!
The BOSS Leaders of the Future Conference returns to Stationers' Hall on Friday 8 March 2019 and is sure to be another fantastic event for our industry's rising talent.
To book your ticket (£65 VAT) please click here:
For any questions or for more information please contact Anais Bellemans at [email protected]
10.30 - Registration
10.45 - Welcome and Introduction
10.55 - Julianne Ponan - Entrepreneur Extraordinaire
11.45 - The BOSS Charity - how it works for the industry, Frances Stephen, Springfield
11.55 - Coffee/Tea Break
12.20 - Starting from scratch: Adam Carnell, Managing Director, Bluetree Group
13.00 - Lunch
14.00 - Wellness in the Workplace: Charlotte Wiseman, Wellbeing People
15.00 - Lifeboat debate in teams - who's too valuable to lose?
16.00 - Conference Ends
16.30 - Evening drinks and social at the Coppa Club, 4 St Pauls Churchyard
20.00 - Evening Ends
LEADERS OF THE FUTURE CONFERENCE AGENDA
10.30 – Registration
10.45 – Welcome and Introduction
10.55 – Julianne Ponnan – Entrepreneur Extraordinaire
11.45 – The BOSS Charity – how it works for the industry, Frances Stephen, Springfield
11.55 – Coffee/Tea Break
12.20 – Starting from scratch: Adam Carnell, Managing Director, Bluetree Group
13.00 – Lunch
14.00 – Wellness in the Workplace: Charlotte Wiseman, Wellbeing People
15.00 – Lifeboat debate in teams – who’s too valuable to lose?
16.00 – Conference Ends
16.30 – Evening drinks and social at the Coppa Club, 4 St Pauls Churchyard
20.00 – Evening Ends
03 January 2019
BOSS are delighted to announce the winners of the 2018 BOSS Awards.
08 November 2018
120 members of the industry took to the hills (without the sound of music) in the Lake District on Friday 2 November to raise money for the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR).
01 November 2018
Pentel has inked in a huge marker in its support for Prostate Cancer UK by raising over half a million Pounds for the charity.
02 August 2018
BOSS, in collaboration with the BOSS Business Supplies Charity, along with Staedtler and the Writing Instruments Association have four scholarships available for those enthusiasts working in our industry to advance their skills and knowledge through further off-the-job learning.
26 July 2018
In sweltering conditions in the St Bride Foundation building, a cross-section of the industry came together yesterday to share thoughts and knowledge on the issue of single use plastic packaging. Highlighted in the recent BBC series "Blue Planet" by Sir David Attenborough, public concern has heightened sharply over the impact of plastic on the environment. High profile companies from many different sectors have joined initiatives like the Plastic Pact to try and reduce the amount of unnecessary single use plastic and to make products easier to recycle.
19 July 2018
This is our new look 40th edition that updates you on keeping your business on track with a BOSS Healthcheck and previews the Insights X show returning to Nuremberg this October:
12 July 2018
There is still time to enter the BOSS Awards and there are eleven categories to choose from. We can't wait to receive your entries.
05 July 2018
4 - 6 October 2018 in Nuremberg
The 4th edition of Insights-X will take place with many new prominent exhibitors from 4 - 6 October 2018 at the exhibition ground in Nuremberg, Germany. More than 300 manufacturers will show their most important new products in the stationery industry. With the perfect fair date in October you can begin your planning for the upcoming year.
28 June 2018
The new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018.
This new legislation affects businesses of all sizes, SMEs are not immune, we can help you to get compliant.
21 June 2018
Hamelin Brands has been awarded the ultimate BOSS Health and Safety accolade, the Seal of Excellence. Presented to Philip Beer, Managing Director and Peter Lambert, Warehouse and Distribution Manager above by Mandy Robson, Head of Health & Safety and Marcus Clifford, Regional Director.
14 June 2018
We can't wait to receive your entries for the following categories:
07 June 2018
The 2018 BOSS Business Supplies Charity annual golf and spa day on 4 June welcomed 14 eager teams of golfers and 24 equally keen spa attendees to Wyboston Lakes Golf Club in Bedfordshire.