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January 17, 2019
After months of preparation by exhibitors, PPAI staff and the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, the PPAI Expo 2019 officially got under way on Tuesday morning and wraps up its third full day of exhibits today.
January 17, 2019
David Henderson Shaw, co-founder of distributor Shaw Print & Promotion powered by HALO Branded Solutions in Columbus, Ohio, passed away on January 13 after a long battle with cancer. He was 61.
January 17, 2019
Expo attendees gathered for a luncheon on Wednesday where PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, provided updates and plans for the Association, afterwards opening the floor for a Q&A. The dialogue was an extension of topics discussed earlier in the week, including changes to the governance st…
January 17, 2019
Even after two full days of working the busy trade show floor at the PPAI Expo, attendees and exhibitors alike were ready to party, and Wednesday night’s Power Of Two Party sponsored by PPAI and SAGE at House of Blues was just the place. Again this year, the ticketed event drew hundreds of show goer…
January 17, 2019
All industries are ever-changing and health care is no different. Health care providers, as of late, are being faced with the challenge of marketing efficiently to Millennials. A key component of the traditional revenue structure for providers is the sustenance of patient loyalty, which is maintaine…
January 16, 2019
David Goggins, retired U.S. Navy SEAL, former U.S. Air Force Tactical Air Control Party member and author of the newly published Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind And Defy The Odds, delivered an awe-inspiring keynote presentation on Tuesday at the PPAI Expo 2019’s opening general session on resilience…
January 16, 2019
AIA Corporation announced the distributor’s second consecutive year of exceeding sales goals this week at a red-carpet celebration at Celebrity Cars of Las Vegas held in conjunction with The PPAI Expo. The Neenah, Wisconsin, company’s 2018 revenue reached $194.9 million, up 11.1 percent from 2017. A…
January 16, 2019
On Monday, more than 120 golfers from 60 industry companies hit the green at the Bali Hai Golf Club for the Glen Holt & Fran Ford Memorial Golf Tournament supporting the Promotional Products Education Fund (PPEF). The tournament raised close to $50,000 for PPEF’s college scholarship program.
January 16, 2019
Robert McLean, CPA, CAE, PPAI executive vice president, has been named 2019 chair of the Center for Exhibition Industry Research’s (CEIR) board of directors. CEIR provides research on the North American exhibitions and events industry globally which optimizes performance, increases engagement and ad…
January 16, 2019
Charles Sheppard, vice president of global sourcing and distribution at Superior Group of Companies, has been named to serve on the Cotton Board by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue. The company, located in Seminole, Florida, operates in the promotional products market through its subsidiar…
January 16, 2019
PPAI presented 163 Pyramid Awards on Tuesday night to celebrate creative excellence in client programs, marketing, supplier decorating and technology. The ceremonies also spotlighted the top echelon of supplier service with 17 companies earning the coveted PPAI Supplier Star or an Award of Merit.
January 16, 2019
On Tuesday, the PPAI 2019 Expo show floor was buzzing with activity as more than 1,220 exhibiting companies showcased their latest in promotional products to attendees. With new trends and fan favorites available at every turn, PPB’s editorial team took to the show floor to interview exhibitors abou…
January 16, 2019
Exhibitors at the PPAI Expo this week can lighten their loads home and help low-income schools by donating leftover products and samples after the show closes on Thursday. The products will be collected by staff and volunteers from the Kids In Need Foundation and will be used by teachers in underpri…
January 15, 2019
Two industry legends, Gene Geiger, MAS+, of Geiger and Chuck Pecher of Skinner and Kennedy Co., were inducted into the PPAI Hall of Fame on Monday evening during the PPAI Chairman’s Leadership Dinner at the PPAI Expo in Las Vegas. The elegantly designed affair, held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Ce…
January 15, 2019
The Quality Certification Alliance (QCA) has launched a restructured participation model and fee plan designed to be more engaging and inclusive with distributors, suppliers and end-buyers. QCA is an independent, non-governmental accreditation organization in the promotional products industry dedica…
January 15, 2019
Supplier Delta Apparel, Inc. (PPAI 188431) has announced preliminary results for its 2019 fiscal first quarter that ended December 29, 2018. The Greenville, South Carolina-headquartered supplier anticipates overall net sales for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year to come in ahead of expectati…
January 15, 2019
Distributor HALO Branded Solutions presented its 2018 Supplier of the Year and 2018 Supplier Representative of the Year Awards during its annual Awards Gala held this week at the Las Vegas Four Seasons Hotel in conjunction with The PPAI Expo.
January 15, 2019
The PPAI Expo pre-show activities got under way this past weekend marking the unofficial start of the promotional products industry’s largest, longest-running and best-attended show. Designated as one of the top-60 largest trade shows in the U.S. by Trade Show News Network, the PPAI Expo returned to…
January 15, 2019
Expo attendees at Monday’s keynote luncheon were highly entertained by author, comedian and world-class guitarist Mike Rayburn. But the true takeaway from the event was Rayburn’s talent as an inspirational thought leader.
January 15, 2019
On Monday afternoon, education attendees were treated to two back-to-back funny, high-energy speakers at The PPAI Expo’s Power Keynotes. Connie Podesta, author and expert on the psychology of sales, leadership, change, life balance and getting your act together, and Scott Stratten, president of UnMa…
January 14, 2019
HUB Promotional Group has acquired Salt Lake City, Utah-based supplier HandStands PROMO in a deal finalized December 21. This marks HUB’s seventh acquisition over the past two years, bringing the group to eight supplier brands—HUB Pen, Beacon, Best USA, Cooler Graphics, Debco, BCG Creations, Origaud…
January 14, 2019
As first announced in a PPB Newslink Breaking News alert on Friday, HALO Branded Solutions (PPAI 106462) has acquired the business of Richmond, Virginia-based distributor Boost Promotional Branding (PPAI 107225).
January 14, 2019
Altitude Group Plc (PPAI 722407), a publicly traded UK company with operations in the UK and U.S., has acquired Advertising Industry Mastermind, LLC (PPAI 230461). AIM will continue to operate as AIM under the strategic leadership of Jamie Coggeshall, its founder and president, and Altitude Group CE…
January 14, 2019
Supplier Gemline (PPAI 113948) has announced a long-term, strategic partnership with Seattle, Washington-based active lifestyle brand MiiR. Lawrence, Massachusetts-headquartered Gemline will be the exclusive supplier of MiiR products for the promotional products industry with an initial product offe…
January 14, 2019
Leed’s (PPAI 112361) has entered into an exclusive partnership with FinalStraw, a manufacturer of collapsible, reusable straws, to bring the brand to the promotional products industry.
January 14, 2019
The PSI Show, Europe’s largest promotional products trade show, was held this past week in conjunction with PromoTex Expo, the international trade show for promotion, sports and workwear, and viscom, the European trade fair for visual communication. Together, the shows featured a total of 1,084 exhi…
January 14, 2019
Today at the SAGE Conference, held in Las Vegas in conjunction with The PPAI Expo, SAGE announced several new product releases and updates to their products and services. Eric Natinsky, SAGE CEO, revealed SAGE Online 15, the latest version of the company’s flagship research and business management s…
January 14, 2019
In today’s rapidly changing world, it is important for the Association to remain adaptable and nimble. With this sentiment in mind, the PPAI Board of Directors has made a significant change to its governance intended to provide more transparency, inclusiveness and representation with a focus on the …
January 14, 2019
PPAI hosted its annual Volunteer Leadership Luncheon at the PPAI Expo on Sunday to recognize those who have generously contributed their time and resources to the Association. Members of the PPAI Board of Directors, committees and advisory groups, the Regional Association Council board, the Promotio…
January 14, 2019
HUB Promotional Group has acquired Salt Lake City, Utah-based supplier HandStands PROMO in a deal finalized December 21. This marks HUB’s seventh acquisition over the past two years, bringing the group to eight supplier brands—HUB Pen, Beacon, BEST Promotions USA, Cooler Graphics, Debco, BCG Creatio…
January 11, 2019
HALO Branded Solutions (PPAI 106462) has announced its acquisition of the business of Boost (PPAI 107225), a distributor based in Richmond, Virginia.
January 10, 2019
As first reported Wednesday in a PPB Newslink Breaking News alert, supplier Maple Ridge Farms (PPAI 114165) in Mosinee, Wisconsin, has promoted Jodie Schillinger, CAS, to executive vice president. She will report directly to President Tom Riordan. Schillinger is a 20-year company veteran who has hel…
January 10, 2019
commonsku (PPAI 552077), a provider of promotional products business and sales software headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, introduces commonsku sessions, a series of one-day collaborative sales conferences to be held in four cities across the U.S.—in Dallas, Texas, on April 4; in Chicago, Illinois, …
January 10, 2019
IMAGEN Brands, parent company of suppliers Crown Products (PPAI 113430) and Vitronic (PPAI 114197), is celebrating in a unique way the memory of Francis “Fran” Ford, Jr., CAS, president of supplier Castelli, a division of Magnet, LLC, and 2015 PPAI Hall of Fame inductee, who passed away in May 2018—…
January 10, 2019
The Conference Board’s Employment Trends Index ended 2018 on a positive as it recovered in December from a minor decline the month before. The index rose to 111.61 from 110.23 in November. December’s increase represents a 5.4 percent increase over the past year. It also comes as the U.S. Bureau of L…
January 10, 2019
Supplier SanMar Corporation (PPAI 110788) kicks off 2019 as the official industry supplier of Carhartt, plus adds more than 75 all-new styles from existing brands.
January 10, 2019
PPAI’s Promomobile road trip is coming to an end as the van closes in on Las Vegas and The PPAI Expo 2019. Association staff members have visited industry companies and professionals from Texas to California over the past two weeks and now Diversity and Learning Engagement Manager Julie Kwan and Gra…
January 10, 2019
Industry professionals looking for tools, practices and valuable philosophies to build up their businesses can find them in PPAI’s webinars. Up next in the lineup is a look at state chemical regulations and mitigating risk, followed by best practices for managing finances in the cloud and other stor…
January 10, 2019
U.S. small-business owners ended 2018 on an upbeat note, the Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index shows. The quarterly survey found small-business owners are more optimistic about business conditions now than at any point in its 15-year history. The most recent survey, which measures small-busine…
January 10, 2019
Supplier Orbus Exhibit & Display Group (PPAI 428128) has been named one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation for the fourth consecutive year.
January 09, 2019
Supplier Maple Ridge Farms (PPAI 114165) in Mosinee, Wisconsin, has promoted Jodie Schillinger, CAS, to executive vice president. She will report directly to company president, Tom Riordan. Schillinger is a 20-year company veteran who has held positions as assistant to the president, director of cus…
January 08, 2019
Over the past few days, Lewiston, Maine-headquartered distributor Geiger (PPAI 105182) has expanded exponentially with acquisitions in the U.S. and UK. On Monday, GeigerBTC—formed in March 2018 when the UK’s BTC Group merged with Geiger—acquired London-based EMC Advertising Gifts. Subsequently, this…
January 08, 2019
The Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF), the industry’s nonprofit founded to recognize and encourage scholastic excellence and academic performance among promotional products industry employees and their college-aged children, has announced that Rich Corvalan of Sharon, Massachusetts-ba…
January 08, 2019
R.S. Owens, a division of St Regis Group (PPAI 230188), supplied newly designed trophies for Sunday night’s 76th Golden Globe Awards hosted by actors Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg. The design team of the Chicago, Illinois, supplier worked with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s (HFPA) design fir…
January 08, 2019
FreePromoTips.com is hosting the Dollars4Disasters Step Challenge next week at The PPAI Expo in support of the Promotional Products Disaster Recovery Foundation (PPDRF). Participants can track steps on a device of their choice, Monday, January 14, through Thursday, January 17, and post their steps a…
January 08, 2019
To kick off the new year and gear up for the 2019 PPAI Expo, Association staff have been on the road in PPAI’s Promomobile over the past week visiting member companies from Texas to California. PPAI Associate Editor Danielle Renda and Marketing Manager Amy Bramhall began the trip last week, visiting…
January 08, 2019
Industry professionals looking for tools, practices and valuable philosophies to build up their businesses can find them in PPAI’s webinars. The Association’s webinar lineup begins the year with a guide for PPAI Expo attendees on how to get the most out of SAGE Mobile, a look at state chemical regul…
January 08, 2019
To attract, engage and retain quality staff, a study by business-to-business ratings firm Clutch found that fair pay tops the list of important workplace values. Its survey found that 55 percent of full-time employees surveyed ranked “compensates me fairly” as the first or second most important work…
January 03, 2019
Industry distributor Geiger (PPAI 105182) has promoted Bob Blaisdell, CPA, CMA, MAS; Dale Denham, MAS+, and Chris McKee, MAS, to new roles and responsibilities within the Lewiston, Maine, company’s executive team.
January 03, 2019
Brooklyn Center, Minnesota-based Showdown Displays (PPAI 254687) has acquired Xarisma, a custom soft signage supplier in Huntsville, Alabama.
January 03, 2019
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has closed resulting from a lack of funding for the fiscal year 2019. It’s included in about a quarter of federal government offices that have been shut down for the past 13 days.
January 03, 2019
PPAI is on its way to Las Vegas, Nevada--literally. On Monday, the PPAI Promomobile and Marketing Manager Amy Bramhall and Associate Editor Danielle Renda, began their journey west from Dallas for a multi-state roadtrip to visit industry companies across Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and California. As…
January 03, 2019
In November and December, 37 industry professionals earned their Certified Advertising Specialist (CAS) and Master Advertising Specialist (MAS) certifications. They join an elite group of individuals who have demonstrated their commitment to the promotional products industry and to continuing their …
January 03, 2019
In 10 days The PPAI Expo, the promotional products industry’s largest and longest-running trade show, returns to the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Running January 13-17, Expo 2019 will continue the show’s tradition of offering attendees new, innovative ways to learn about the …
January 03, 2019
Artificial Intelligence, or A.I., is expected to play a growing role in business at almost every level in the years ahead, and the companies and countries with a head start in the field will gain a significant advantage. And China, through business and government collaboration, is poised to take a l…
January 02, 2019
Distributor Geiger (PPAI 105182), headquartered in Lewiston, Maine, has acquired Bloomington, Illinois-based CM Promotions (PPAI 334193) as part of its continued expansion strategy and to broaden its client base in the Midwest.
December 27, 2018
As 2018 comes to a close, PPB Newslink looks back at the stories that shaped the industry and PPAI in the past year and positioned them to achieve greater growth, success and recognition in the year to come.
December 27, 2018
Cintas Corporation (PPAI 303547) has released results for its fiscal 2019 second quarter, which ended November 30. Revenue for the Mason, Ohio-based distributor was $1.72 billion, an increase of seven percent over last year’s second quarter. The organic growth rate, which adjusts for the effects of …
December 27, 2018
The Incentive Federation, Inc. (IFI), a trade association dedicated to promoting, protecting and providing research in the incentive field, and of which PPAI is a member, has announced its 2019 board of directors. PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, sits on the IFI board.
December 27, 2018
Multi-line rep group Promo Expo (PPAI 567405), based in Burlington, Ontario, held its annual open house and holiday party last week, bringing together industry distributors and suppliers. The event was also a celebration of Sally Piitz, who recently retired from the Promo Expo after 10 years with th…
December 27, 2018
On December 17, PPAI joined with the Specialty Advertising Association of Greater New York (SAAGNY) and Philadelphia Area Promotional Products Association (PAPPA) to bring the Association’s Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.) to New Jersey’s legislators in Trenton. During the L.E.A.D. Lo…
December 27, 2018
Small businesses are evolving to meet shifts in the workforce market. The Future Workforce Report, produced by global freelancing website Upwork and conducted by independent research firm Inavero, surveyed more than 1,000 U.S. hiring managers—including more than 200 small-business managers—and found…
December 27, 2018
The Arizona Promotional Products Association (AzPPA) has announced its 2019 board of directors. Their terms in office go into effect on January 1.
December 27, 2018
Supplier Storm Creek (PPAI 438091), headquartered southeast of St. Paul, Minnesota, has announced that it raised a record $40,434 for participating charity partners during its Annual Warehouse Sales, held on November 2-3 and 23-24.
December 20, 2018
The retail sector is an important market for the promotional products industry. PPAI’s 2017 Sales Volume Study found that retail is the 12th largest buying segment accounting for 3.3 percent of the industry’s $23.3 billion in annual sales. The Zebra Technologies’ Global Shopper Study provides some s…
December 20, 2018
The U.S. economy picked up in November, although its pace of growth has started to slow. The Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for the U.S. increased 0.2 percent in November to 111.8, following a 0.3 percent decline in October and a 0.6 percent increase in September.
December 18, 2018
Lorraine Hempen, CAS, a former PPAI board member and an inductee into the Association’s Hall of Fame, passed away on December 15. She was 87.
December 18, 2018
Supplier Sweda Company, LLC (PPAI 113914) is adding a new apparel initiative to its hardgoods lines for 2019. The additions include basics under the Basecamp® brand label, a partnership with surf and skate business staple Mill42, and apparel from numerous key retail brands.
December 18, 2018
SAGE has announced the release of a new version of SAGE Mobile. The app, available for iOS and Android devices, allows industry distributors easy access to all their critical research and business management operations while on the go. In addition, as the official show planner for The PPAI Expo, dis…
December 18, 2018
Gardena, California-headquartered supplier Next Level Apparel (PPAI 272027) is expanding in the German and European Union (EU) markets through an exclusive partnership with L-SHOP-TEAM. The partnership adds to its distribution channels in the U.S., Canada and Australia, and a recently announced part…
December 18, 2018
At the International Association of Exhibitions and Events’ (IAEE) Expo! Expo! last week in New Orleans, Louisiana, PPAI Executive Vice President Bob McLean, CPA, CAE, was named chair-elect of IAEE and began his term as the 2019 chair for the Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR).
December 18, 2018
Industry professionals looking for tools, practices and valuable philosophies to build up their businesses can find them in PPAI’s webinars. In January, the Association’s webinar lineup guides PPAI Expo attendees through how to get the most out of SAGE Mobile, a look at state chemical regulations an…
December 18, 2018
Employers in today’s jobs market are having a harder time finding blue-collar workers than white-collar staff, reversing a decades-long trend in the U.S. An analysis from The Conference Board expects the shortage to continue into 2019 and beyond, saying companies will see growing shortages in sector…
December 13, 2018
Industry supplier Dard Products is under new ownership. The Evanston, Illinois, company has been acquired by athletic apparel manufacturer Official Issue, which will do business in the promotional products market under the Dard Products name.
December 13, 2018
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) declined in November, following an increase in October. Last month, the index stood at 110.41, down from 110.73 in October. However, compared to one year ago, the ETI is up 4.4 percent. The ETI increase comes as the Bureau of Labor Statistics report…
December 13, 2018
Trade show and event services provider The Freeman Company has acquired mdg, a full-service event marketing and public relations agency. The acquisition expands the Freeman spectrum of services from pre-event marketing and onsite user experience to post-show communications based on data-informed ins…
December 13, 2018
The Incentive Federation, Inc. (IFI) is finalizing proposals to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to be approved as a developer of a domestic standards program for workforce incentives, rewards and recognition standards, and to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) …
December 13, 2018
Distributor Alchemy Promotional Products, LLC (PPAI 277106), in Dorset, Vermont, has been acquired by Thea Kelly. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
December 13, 2018
Jennifer Vegtel, a key account specialist at Geiger’s Scottsdale, Arizona, location, was killed on December 10 in a multi-vehicle accident along with her five-year-old son, Logan. Vegtel was 31.
December 13, 2018
This week, PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, and Public Affairs Director Anne Stone visited the Blanchester, Ohio headquarters of The Allen Company to meet with leadership and staff, participate in its strategy discussions and learn more about how the Association can assist the supplier.
December 13, 2018
Industry professionals looking for tools, practices and valuable philosophies to build up their businesses can find them in PPAI’s webinars. In January, the Association’s webinar lineup includes a look at state chemical regulations and mitigating risk, and a look at managing finances in the cloud. T…
December 13, 2018
Disruption through technology has transformed the landscape in one industry after another, from Uber and Lyft upending the taxicab business, to Airbnb and VRBO.com squeezing out hoteliers’ grip on traveler accommodations. Similar disruption is now hitting the transportation and logistics industry as…
December 13, 2018
The Specialty Advertising Association of Greater New York (SAAGNY) announced the winners of the association’s annual awards during its Holiday Party, held on December 12 at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle, New York.
December 11, 2018
The Regional Association Council (RAC) has elected its 2019 executive officers and new board members. RAC’s 2019 leadership lineup includes President Bill Petrie; Vice President Harold Wood; Secretary Tom Clouser, MAS; Treasurer Rena Ashfeld; and Immediate Past President Lindsey Davis, MAS. Amy Rabi…
December 11, 2018
Media investment group GroupM has released updated investment forecasts for 2018 and 2019, downgrading both from previous predictions. The firm’s 2018 growth expectations have been reduced from 4.5 percent to 4.3 percent. 2019 growth projections also decreased from 3.9 percent to 3.6 percent, with t…
December 11, 2018
PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, recently joined the Promotional Products Association Southwest (PPAS) volunteer luncheon to deliver a town hall-style presentation on the state of the industry and the key issues and opportunities in play, the Association and its member companies.
December 11, 2018
Earlier this month, PPAI President and CEO Paul Bellantone, CAE, joined the Upper Midwest Association of Promotional Professionals (UMAPP) for a community event, a board dinner and a roundtable breakfast discussion with members.
December 11, 2018
Millennials—those born between 1981 and 1996, according to Pew Research—have received much of marketers’ focus as a generation. But understanding the cohort of Americans that follow them, Generation Z, the oldest of whom are now past 21, is becoming a pressing priority worthy of marketing profession…
December 11, 2018
The Georgia Association Of Promotional Products Professionals (GAPPP) names its 2019 board of directors. The new board members will begin their terms January 1, 2019.
December 06, 2018
Pantone announced today that PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral is the Pantone Color of the Year for 2019. The company describes Living Coral as an animating and life-affirming shade of orange with a golden undertone.
December 06, 2018
Earlier this week, the White House announced that it would postpone its planned January 1 tariff escalation for 90 days following a bilateral meeting at the G-20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Tariffs on approximately $250 billion in Chin…
December 06, 2018
Image Group Inc. (PPAI 100422) in Vancouver, British Columbia, reported today that it has become carbon neutral. The distributor partnered with Climate Smart Businesses, Inc. on the project, a company that helps businesses track, measure and profitably reduce their carbon emissions.
December 06, 2018
At its annual sales meeting on November 29, Cap America (PPAI 111597) presented multi-line rep firm C&C Marketing with the Fredericktown, Missouri, supplier’s Distinguished Sales Award.
December 06, 2018
Industry professionals looking for tools, practices and valuable philosophies to build up their businesses can find them in PPAI’s webinars. In the coming weeks, the Association’s webinar lineup includes an overview of PPAI’s certification program and a look at managing finances in the cloud. The we…
December 06, 2018
The holidays always play an outsized role in businesses’ end-of-year marketing. For holiday marketing to remain most relevant, however, it needs to stay current with how consumers are celebrating. Looking back at this past Thanksgiving, these shifting trends are nowhere more evident than on the dinn…
December 04, 2018
The pace of escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China have slowed following a bilateral meeting last week at the G-20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, between President Trump and President Xi Jinping. The U.S. will push back plans by 90 days to raise tariffs from 10 percent to 25 percen…
December 04, 2018
Supplier Galaxy Balloons, Inc (PPAI 113835), based in Cleveland, Ohio, has acquired Great American Drinkware Company in nearby West Alexandria. Financial terms of the transaction were not released.
December 04, 2018
BIC Graphic North America (PPAI 114187) has entered into a new and exclusive partnership with Tervis Tumbler Co. (PPAI 469132), a drinkware producer that has been in business since 1946.
December 04, 2018
Proforma (PPAI 196835) has announced the January 2019 pre-release of ProVision2, a new business management technology platform providing member distributor owners with business insights, metrics and efficient order entry.
December 04, 2018
Social media platforms, like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, have become frequently used tools in much of modern life, although few take advantage of their power beyond sharing family photos and networking with others. At the National Promotional Products Credit Group’s (NPPCG) meeting on January 13…