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The Importance of Badges in Schools and the Workplace January 27 2017

Do you want to motivate your students, employees or even to help people to recognise staff at your workplace? Then why not consider using quality badges?  Although badges such as maths badges seem minor, they play a very important role especially among the young ones. Children for instance will appreciate badges when given as recognition for their effort or hard work. It is for this reason that you should have quality badges for your school and use them to recognise the effort of your students.

Easy staff identification

When visitors come to your business premise, how do they identify your staff? One of the best ways of ensuring that people recognise your staff with ease is ensuring that they wear badges. This is very important because clients and customers will know who serves them without having to ask their names. Additionally, when you have many clients or customers in your business premise, it is easier for customers and clients to know who to seek assistance from when your staff have badges. For instance, security badges enable staff members to determine whether new people in the premises have passed the security screening or testing at the gate. Thus, they enhance security in your place of work.

Why should your Company use Name Badges? January 27 2017

There are some great benefits to using name badges at your company or business.

Why are badges so important in business?

Company name badges help to build corporate identity. The business logo on a name badge is clearly seen in and out of the office and during social or business functions. Advertising your company's logo by the people who accurately represent your company is also a great way to create positive attention to your business.

Lapel pin badges and other types of badges help employees to recognise each other. New employees or people working for big companies can have trouble keeping track of everyone. Crested name badges help people identify each other easily. Wearing a name badge also means that the employee can be held accountable for customer service issues or issues dealing with the public because his or her name is visible for all to see.

Badges and printed lanyards help to crate a professional and secure office or business environment. It is easier to keep track of who has access to what area and identify the visitors from the employees.

Getting your badges from the right source is definitely a priority to be taken seriously.

Consider companies such as Capital Badges who are well known for high quality products and services.

Learn More about Metal Badges and Embroidered Badges UK Products January 27 2017

There are many companies supplying embroidered badges UK products to schools, companies and organisations. There are also many options to choose from when it comes to buying these badges. This is why you should be very careful when purchasing the badges. Look for a company that takes time to consider your unique and specific needs. This is the only way you will get a company that will sell products that meet the needs of your organisation.


These badges vary. They are available in iron-on and sew-on finishes. They can be worn with blazers, kit bags and jumpers. In most cases, schools are buying these badges for pupils and students to wear them on school garments as a crest or for recognising merits. Basically, it is possible to get badges that suit any organisation depending on its unique needs.

Why badges?

Badges are unique and simple. They can be a small gesture of appreciation but they play a very important role especially in the students and pupils fraternity. It is therefore important that you consider using them in your school. At the organisational level, they help in identifying individuals such as security officers and employees. Nevertheless, make sure that you get quality embroidered or metal badges UK products that will last longer.

The Essence of School Badges January 27 2017

School badges have been in use in a majority of schools and colleges for many years. In a conventional school setting, badges are suitable for purposes of identification, recognition of achievement and ranking. 

Badges now serve more purposes than just identification. With the rise in sexual crimes against children, it is only logical that school administrators find solutions to curb insecurity in their schools. Wearing badges can serve as a very efficient method of keeping track of all your visitors. To ensure that badges remain durable, it is advisable that you acquire metal badges. Security personnel should also wear special metal badges to set them apart from the rest of the staff.

The quality of your school badges depends on the manufacturer that you enlist. Hire the services of a professional manufacturer and acquire high quality badges for your institution.

Employ Various Embroidered Badges UK for Ease of Identification January 27 2017

Badges are available in varying designs. From different manufacturers and designers, making the right choice requires consideration. Embroidered badges UK makes the best choice when sourcing for the perfect piece to reward employees or give them identity. The badges are made from different materials with metal being the most common.

Badges are used for different purposes. Companies use badges to identify employees at different ranks. Educational institutions use them for recognition of best performers and those in various positions of power. Through use of modern technology in creation of printed lanyards UK, custom are produced to depict the needs of individual client. This provides with the best option to seek for unique and creative pieces that stands at every point.

While badges are created for varying purposes, the main reason is to identify an individual in a certain capacity. This means that every piece must be unique in its own way to fully reflect the identification of the bearer. Adequate instructions must be provided to the producer for this purpose. It is in following the instructions to the letter and use of experience and expertise that new badges are created. Custom designs provide with the best option that every client should seek for a quest that producers are ever ready to fulfill.

Why choose Capital Badges? January 15 2016

Why choose Capital Badges?

lapel pin badges

With just a simple search for lapel badges, or school title badges online, you will be amazed by the hundreds of badge companies that will pop up. The challenging part after this is to find the company that will meet your specific needs.

It is important that you know exactly what you want before finding the best manufacturer and supplier of Badges online, be it lapel pins, school badges, title badges or any other type of badge. With an idea of what it is you are looking for, it will be easier for us to fulfil your requirements. We have a knowledgeable team of staff ready to help, and in the unlikely event that you can’t find what you are looking for online, your title badges can be custom designed, in a range of stunning shapes and colours, to your exact specifications.

Capital Badges, based in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, is a leading online supplier of School Badges, Title Badges, ID and Security Badges to organisations in the UK and abroad.

But what’s the need for a badge? One might ask. Well, badges have many uses, in schools and in the workplace. School title badges play an important role within the classroom. They can be used as a reward for good behavior and achievement, along with helping to identify “House Prefects” and of course “Head Boy” and “Head Girl”.

As well as title badges for schools, we also supply embroidered badges to organisations such as Brownies and Beavers and many other after school clubs. These still prove a popular choice for our customers.

Capital Badges is also the company of choice for ID cards, visitor management books, lanyards and visitor management systems, essential in schools to improve safety and accountability and invaluable too within the workplace.

Our mission statement is:

“To be the company of first choice for badges and ID products, because we actively listen to customers and strive to make their buying experience with us easy and pleasurable”

To summarise, we are always looking for ways to say “yes” to our customers, so why not call us today to find out more?

Make the Wedding Breakfast Less Awkward With Personalised Name Badges for Your Guests July 13 2015

It can often seem that a wedding is 99% planning, 1% running around hoping everything works out on the day. You often spend more time planning and worrying about your guests’ enjoyment of the day than you do your own. With lots of different people who are all connected to you in different ways, there are bound to be plenty of guests meeting for the first time on your big day. And with so many to talk to, remembering who is who can be a bit of a challenge, especially when the alcohol starts flowing!

There’s a very simple way to avoid this problem. It’s a little cheeky and a little quirky, but it will certainly make your big day run smoothly for your guests. All you have to do is give everyone their very own name badge.

The chances are each one of your guests will end up sitting at a table with several people they don’t know. Of course everyone with introduce themselves, but it’s always good to have a little reminder of who everyone is. In fact you could go one step further than just having people’s names, and even put their relation to the bride or groom on their badge as well. Suddenly your guests will feel like important business men or women attending a prestigious tradeshow. Not only can they avoid the embarrassment of forgetting someone’s name, it’s also a good conversation starter.

And let’s not forget those situations where guests have met each other before, but can’t quite recall how or why. There’s nothing worse than talking to somebody you know you’ve met before whilst unable to remember their name. And knowing why everyone is there can also avoid awkward questions, such as having a guest asking the mother of the bride how she knows her!

A nice name badge also makes a good souvenir of day. You could hand them out along with your other wedding favours, or include them in a goodie bag that your guests receive when they take their place for the wedding breakfast. It’s a light-hearted yet practical idea that helps to make what can be an awkward social situation that little bit easier.

Made from high-quality materials and available in a range of designs, our badges will live up to the quality you would expect from something for your wedding day. We have plenty of options for custom orders, so why not get in touch and discuss your wedding badges with us today?