Members will be interested in Liveryman Paddy Belton's latest news story on the BBC website.
'Did technology kill the book or give it new life?' discusses the effect of digital technology on printed books. To read the full article please click here.
Packaging will be very much to the fore in the coming month, with back to back events firstly from ‘Packaging Innovations & Luxury Packaging London’ on 16-17 December. Followed by our very own Stationers’ Company event ‘Launch of the Packaging Drivers - from now until 2025’.
Members will be interested to know that Sara Pink (who impressed her membership interview panel with her 'extreme sports interests') has agreed to jump 300 feet off of the Lloyd's building in London! This is in support of the Lord Mayor's charities and the main beneficiaries are Mencap and SCOPE. All funds will go directly to the charities and the big jump will commence on 4 September 2015.
The July "Shout" was taken at the Committee meeting for the Lord Mayor's Show 2015 Float held in the Clerk's office at Stationers' Hall.
1st Prize Gerard Connolly
2nd Prize David Hobbs
3rd prize Katherine van Tulleken
4th Prize Gordon Robson
5th Prize Shelia Needham