We are delighted to announce that we have managed to find an alternative to the ‘grip seal’ plastic bags that we use in our packaging. We will be using paper bags that can be recycled from now on. We made a couple of little modifications to the paper bag, and by doing so, we have managed to get rid of the plastic! As a Carbon Neutral company and also having achieved the ISO14001 accreditation, we are always looking at ways to reduce our environmental impact. Being an ethical and sustainable business is so important to us. We won’t rest on our laurels and will continue to find ways to improve. ..
It hopefully won’t be too long before we have to start thinking about life after lockdown!
We will have to get on with the ‘New Normal’, which I would imagine has many different meanings to different people. With that in mind, we are looking at new Label Packs for the school/camp markets. We have recently updated our Care/Nursing Home packs (available from our dedicated Care Home label site) which have very well received. We will let you know as soon as they are available and live on the website. If there is anything that you can’t find on the site that you think should be there, please let..
We have had feedback from our customers that in some cases postage is taking a little longer at the moment. Although Royal Mail is doing a fantastic job due to staff shortages and the increase of parcel traffic, it is having an impact on delivery times.
We know that you are often desperate for quick delivery. By choosing us, you are going with one of the fastest producers of labels, order before 14.00 pm Monday – Friday and they are despatched the same day.
We have decided to drop the price of our Royal Mail 24 service from £3.95 to £2.95.
We feel this gives your order the best ch..
To our Name Label Company customers and friends
We want to assure you that The Name Label Company is mindful of the global COVID-19 pandemic, and our top priority is to keep our customers, team members and communities safe. We appreciate
your understanding as we navigate this uncertain time.
Please be assured that we are closely monitoring daily developments and taking increased
precautions by reinforcing the proper guidelines put in place by the World Health Organisation,
Public Health England, UK Government and local public health authorities.
We are enhancin..
When one of my family members recently went into the hospital, I spotted stuck on the locker next to his bed, a piece of paper called the “Locker List”. It was a helpful guide to what you need to pack for a short term stay in hospital.
Out came the mobile phone for a photo (after asking permission first) so I could share it with you and take some of the stress away from an anxious time. We have even gone one step further and made up a Hospital/Short term pack to label everything, so if it escapes from the locker, it won’t get lost!
Please click on the picture below for a printable chec..
THE NAME LABEL COMPANY receives Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award 2020
11th FEBRUARY 2020, The Name Label Company has won the Feefo Gold Trusted Service award for the second year running, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.
We would like to thank our fabulous customers for taking the time to leave us a review, we really appreciate it and it inspires us to do even better ♥
Created by Feefo, Trusted Service is awarded only to businesses that use Feefo to collect genuine reviews and insights. ..
THE NAME LABEL COMPANY RECEIVES FEEFO GOLD TRUSTED SERVICE AWARD 2019
30 JANUARY 2019, THE NAME LABEL COMPANY has won the Feefo Gold Service award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.
Created by Feefo, Trusted Service is awarded only to those businesses that use Feefo to collect genuine reviews and insights. Those that meet the high standard, based on the number of reviews they have collected, and their average rating, receive the award. A badge of honour, this accreditation remains uniqu..
Often what makes our houses feel like home are the creature comforts that have been collected over the years that bring back all the beautiful memories that have been created over a lifetime.
When moving into a Care Home, it is often encouraged to bring your favourite chair, ornaments, photos, and other individual items with you. Things that will help your new home feel familiar and yours.
Some homes even let you bring your TV or radio, although all large electrical items brought into the home will need to be health and safety assessed first.
• Daytime clothing – includin..
Dementia Awareness Week 2018 takes place between 21-27 May 2018.
Small actions. Big impact.
The Dementia Friends programme from the Alzheimer’s Society has already achieved great success with over 1 million Dementia Friends signed up since launch. The purpose of the initiative is to change people’s perceptions of dementia by encouraging them to learn more about dementia and small ways we can all help, becoming a Dementia Friend and turning understanding into action.
Find out how to become a Dementia Friend here: www.dementiafriends.org.uk
The Alzheimer’s So..
There are so many labels to choose from at The Name Label Co, so we thought we'd put together a handy list of pros and cons to help our lovely customers decide which label is right for them!
Christmas is coming up and plenty of people are all rushing out to buy advent calendars - but this year why not make something a little bit more special for your kids? Here are a few ideas!
A new downloadable guide from Caring Homes explains the latest changes from the Care Act; these changes came into effect at the start of April. The outline of the Care Act highlights what people with different levels of capital can expect in terms of financial assistance. It is no secret that nearly 96% of people over the age of 65 have made no financial provisions for future residential or nursing care.
Given that the process can often be tough to come to terms with, Caring Homes have provided an easy to read guide on how the latest Care Act and its changes could affect you.
Click here ..
On Easter Monday the biggest shake-up to pensions in a generation takes effect with those aged 55 or over granted new “pension freedoms”.
For the first time, pension savers will be able to take up to 100% of their pension as cash enabling them to spend their retirement funds as they wish. More choice means that pensioners will be able to make financial decisions more suited to their particular needs. On the other hand, costly mistakes may be made resulting in a lifetime of savings gone for good. And of course, there is the siren call of the Lamborghini purchase...
More worryingly there i..
March is Free Wills Month where a group of charities offers individuals and couples aged 55 and over the opportunity to have their simple wills written or updated by a participating solicitor.
Appointments are limited and are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. To find out more and make an appointment with a participating solicitor near you go to the free wills website:
The charities supporting Free Wills Month work for a variety of causes. There is no obligation to leave a gift to one of the Free Wills Month charities but as most UK charities depend on legacies f..