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Association Members

At Screenworks, we think it is essential to reassure potential partners of our commitment to maintaining quality within the industry. We are proud to be active, contributing members of the following industry bodies:-

BPMA – This is one of UK’s leading industry bodies dedicated to promoting best practice around the sourcing, manufacturing and distribution of promotional products. We sponsor BPMA events, host meetings, and attend regional and national gatherings as well as training events such as the BPMA Academy.

Trade Only – Trade Only provides a platform for suppliers and distributors of promotional products and corporate clothing to build solid working relationships. Membership is exclusive to suppliers who cater solely to the trade; our customers and partners can be confident in the knowledge that their own client relationships will be honoured. We exhibit at the annual Trade Only National Show at the Ricoh Arena Coventry. If you are around in the area in January you can expect a warm welcome and expert trade advice at the Screenworks stand – see you there!

Promota – Promota is the leading independent trade association for the promotional products industry; the membership is comprised of experienced suppliers and distributors.

Organisation Memberships & Accreditations

 

SEDEX – Sedex is a global not-for-profit membership organisation. Dedicated to driving improvements in responsible and ethical business practices across global supply chains, Sedex facilitates the distribution and management of supply chain information to its members. The Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA) was developed by Sedex. The SMETA was designed to reduce duplication of effort in ethical trade auditing; this benefits retailers, consumer brands, and their suppliers. We are one of only two T-shirt printers and embroiderers in the UK to undergo the SMETA audit. The findings of the most recent Screenworks SMETA report are available for the information other Sedex members; please do contact us if your organisation is eligible. [e-Mail to Duncan/Matt with Please send SMETA Screenworks report in subject line]

 

Certifications

We are the ONLY T-shirt printers and embroiderers in the UK to have simultaneously obtained all three of the following: ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. These respected certifications are internationally recognised business standards. ISO is derived from the Greek word “isos” meaning equal. The International Organisation for Standardisation is a worldwide federation of 110 national standards bodies. Together they work to promote the growth of manufacturing, trade and communication among business operations worldwide, through the development of generic quality standards. These certificates were awarded to Screenworks in recognition of the diligence we apply to business processes, the respect with which we treat our workforce and environment, and the work we put in with our customers and suppliers which helps us to deliver ever higher standards of excellence

ISO 9001 – Quality Standard ISO9001:2008 is an International Quality Management Standard which companies can use to demonstrate their ability to meet the requirements of their customers. Interested parties include potential new customers and third party assessment bodies.

ISO 14001 – Environmental Standard ISO14001 is an internationally recognised management system which helps organisations to reduce the effects of their activities on the environment.

OHSAS 18001 – Health & Safety Standard OHSAS 18001 demonstrates that Screenworks has made a serious commitment to protecting our employees, contractors and the general public through the implementation of Health & Safety management systems. Screenworks has been assessed and audited for occupational health & safety and management systems in the workplace.