Our members include...
LittleLife Gro Company (The) Hauck Group Ltd Hippychick Ltd Harry & Rose Prince Lionheart UK Ltd Premiere Baby Ltd t/a MOBA Huggabubba Ltd Kerrikids Ltd t/a babocush And Design Ltd My Carry Potty Boori Europe Ltd Newell Brands Mayborn Group FIRA International Ltd Steribottle Ltd Bugaboo International BV Cuddledry Ltd High Street Textile Testing Services 2012 Ltd Chicco UK Babycup Ltd Cosatto Ltd Britax BabyStyle UK Ltd Apramo UK Ltd Nuby UK Relyon Ltd Snuggle Sac Company Ltd (The) PacaPod Ltd iCandy World Limited Kit for Kids Ltd SGS United Kingdom Ltd Opus Innovations Ltd Summer Infant Europe Bambino Mio Limited Sweet Dreamers Ltd Totseat Ltd Kiddy Children's Products UK Ltd Clippasafe Ltd Zip Us In Ltd Bureau Veritas Consumer Product Services UK Ltd Innovative Baby Products Ltd Infababy Kid Rapt Ltd Obaby Ltd Red Kite Baby Company Ltd (The) SHNUGGLE LTD East Coast Nursery Ltd Cheeky Rascals Ltd Columbus Trading Partners David Lowe & Co Ltd Hardenberg&Co Ltd BubbleBum (UK) Ltd Tee-Zed Products Ltd TRL/Child Safety Centre Silver Cross UK Ltd TotsBots Ltd Dorel UK Mamas and Papas Ltd CuddleCo Ltd

Latest News

New benefit to help with compliancy

13/10/2017

New benefit to help with compliancy

Members of the Baby Products Association can now benefit from a new service thanks to an agreed partnership between the trade association and Nottinghamshire County Council Trading Standards.

The Assured Advice Scheme means that companies can receive advice about their product’s safety requirements from the Nottingham division which will be upheld by Trading Standards departments nationally and also in court.

Julie Milne, membership and technical support manager for the Baby Products Association explains: “This is a really valuable service and will help to clarify situations for our members. For example, where a product has been tested by two independent testing houses and passed by one, but not the other, the Assured Service Scheme will advise which testing house is correct. This will be published online and can be used as evidence in future should any issues arise with that product.

“Should a member be contacted by another Trading Standards office regarding an issue with one of their products, the member can direct them to Nottinghamshire Trading Standards who will liaise with the Baby Products Association and reach a decision which must be followed by all offices and officers.”

Nottinghamshire County Council created the Commercial Services Team in 2017 and provides professional advice to companies of all sizes locally, regionally and nationally. It explains: “We understand that the complexities of legislation can be daunting for businesses of any size and commercially experienced account managers will work with Baby Products Association members to create cost effective solutions to ensure they remain compliant and have robust systems in place to protect both them and their customers.”

For more information about this service, contact Julie on 0845 456 9570 or email: julie@b-p-a.org

See all BPA News

Welcome
Harrogate International Nursery Fair
Department for International Trade