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The leading association for manufacturers & suppliers to the Printing, Papermaking and Paper Converting Industries

Picon is the leading industry trade association representing manufacturers and suppliers to the Printing, Papermaking and Paper Converting sectors. We are dedicated to providing unmatched service support and business advice to our diverse range of members, from small SMEs to large multi-nationals, who form an inspiring community of experts.

For manufacturers seeking a host of networking opportunities, business support, consultancy, representation & lobbying, exhibitions & exports, Picon offers an unrivalled, professional solution.

THE BPMSA

The BPMSA (British Paper Machinery Suppliers Association) is a division of Picon, and provides the widest range of technical expertise relevant to the papermaking process, creating a clearer independent voice for UK-based suppliers. Its ‘British Paper Machinery News’ publication is renowned for its industry-leading thoughts and is circulated to paper mills worldwide.

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Explore Our Services

Our Members constantly tell us that the most valuable part of belonging to Picon is the networking opportunities. We run a number of Focus Group meetings throughout the year and hold a bi-annual Business Forum.

Picon regularly purchases industry reports that give market statistics and predictions on the future direction of our industry. The Global Print Newsletter also gives additional information from its members around the world.

We hold numerous social events throughout the year including black tie dinners, business lunches and an annual Golf Day.

On behalf of our Members, we work with others in lobbying for and against legislation from Government and other regulatory bodies. This continued and active membership of UK, European and International bodies ensures that we can provide our Members with valuable and relevant information.

Picon Members have access to a leading credit agency that is dedicated to helping them make informed credit decisions. Their services include credit checks, debt recovery and expert financial consultancy.

As a Picon Member you have access to a range of business support, including a telephone helpline covering a variety of topics. We also regularly publish Bite Size Bulletins which simplify regulatory information.

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