Monthly Archives: September 2015

McQueen’s Savage Beauty most successful V & A exhibition

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It’s officially the Victoria & Albert Museum’s most successful exhibition to date usurping even the immensely popular David Bowie exhibition of a few years ago. The Savage Beauty: Alexander McQueen exhibition has finally drawn to an end with a record 493,043 visitors flocking to see the clothes that put British fashion firmly on the world map for good.

Once again, WBC Bags for Life were super proud to have been asked to supply the Alexander McQueen tote show bags as part of the merchandising program for the show. Our team produced a canvas backpack, canvas tote bag and a heavy weight premium canvas bag, all of which featured McQueen’s world famous trademark heritage skull motif.

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WBC at the Great Taste Awards dinner 2015

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Described as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world, September 7th saw the 21st year of the annual Great Taste Awards – presenting coveted Golden Fork trophies to the finest food and drink producers across the UK.

Hosted by the Guild of Fine Food, our very own Nick and Laura from WBC’s Business Development team were the lucky ones to spend a jubilant night of celebrations, delicious drinks and it goes without saying, some fantastic food too!

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Top 10 new WBC products at Speciality & Fine Food 2015

Speciality & Fine Food Fair 2015

They promised us bigger, and bigger it certainly was.

Especially if the annual ‘exhibitors reception’ was anything to go by. Movers and shakers, journos and food producers of all varieties from across the UK and further afield, flocked to the Olympia for this year’s Speciality & Fine Food Fair, an event that’s grown to well over 750 artisan food and drink exhibitors. It was pretty amazing to see the amount of creativity UK food and drink has to offer.

For us, it was a chance to roll out our new ‘Christmas is Coming’ collection of gift and hamper packaging ideas for the upcoming festive season. If you were unable to attend the show or just need a fresh reminder of what we exhibited on our stand, here is a list of the Top 10 products we’ve received most feedback about. Thanks again for the positive reception to them all, and in no particular order:

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