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Jun, 16 2021

Merch Tent Returns to U.S. Open

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The tournament is one of pro golf’s four majors.

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Jun, 15 2021

American Solutions for Business Names Events Manager

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Emily Juettner is new to the promotional products industry.

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Jun, 15 2021

Supply Chain Issues Mean You Should Plan for Q4 Now

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The holiday season is promo’s busiest time. Want to fully capitalize? Encourage clients...

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Jun, 14 2021

The Image Group Hires CIO

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Brad Schlageter joins the promo distributor, which did more than $50 million in revenue...

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Jun, 14 2021

Pens Top May ESP Searches

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For the first time since January 2020, no PPE products cracked the top 10 list.

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Jun, 14 2021

Gemline Partners With Slowtide

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Slowtide makes blankets and towels from sustainable materials.

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Jun, 14 2021

Geiger Appoints Jeff Brown to Board

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Brown is a promo products veteran with C-suite experience at a Top 40 supplier.

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Jun, 14 2021

One Million Fake N95s Seized, Says 3M

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The parent company of Top 40 supplier 3M/Promotional Markets says it worked with U.S. M...

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Jun, 14 2021

NFTs and Their Promo Potential

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Gerry Barker of Barker Specialty has a lot of ideas about how this trendy digital techn...

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Jun, 11 2021

Netflix Enters E-Comm Merch Market

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The streaming service is hoping to capitalize on surprise hits by creating limited-edit...

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Jun, 11 2021

Man Arrested for Air-Dropping Can Coolers at Music Festival

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The pilot is accused of flying his seaplane below 500 feet during the Gulf Coast Jam so...

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Jun, 11 2021

Colorado to Ban Plastic Bags

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The move could help stoke sales of branded alternatives, like tote bags.

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Jun, 09 2021

Obituary: Jim Paschal, Warwick Publishing

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The co-owner of Warwick Publishing passed away on May 30.

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Jun, 09 2021

Delta Apparel Acquires Autoscale.ai

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The acquisition will help the Top 40 supplier leverage its existing proprietary automat...

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Jun, 08 2021

Job Openings, ‘Quits’ Soar in US

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The reality could spell more hiring and retention challenges for promo products firms.

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Jun, 08 2021

Boundless Acquired by Private Equity Investors

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The Top 40 promo distributor was previously owned by Zazzle.

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Jun, 08 2021

Eric Granata Joins Brand Fuel

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Granata has been named chief technology officer.

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Jun, 07 2021

Instagram, Pinterest Add More Shopping Features

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Social commerce continues to grow in popularity, with apps increasing the ways users ca...

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Jun, 07 2021

Staples Again Proposes to Buy Office Depot

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Staples is the parent company of Top 40 distributor Staples Promotional Products.

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Jun, 07 2021

HPG Expands Batch & Bodega Line

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New partnerships for the food gift line are with five woman-founded businesses.

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Jun, 07 2021

AAA Innovations Partners With Coleman, Others

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Three new brand partnerships enable the promo supplier to bring new products to market.

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Jun, 07 2021

AIA Names Alfano Senior VP of Business Technology

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Christopher Alfano formerly held tech executive roles at Top 40 supplier Vantage Apparel.

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Jun, 07 2021

AlphaGraphics Kansas City Acquires Priority Printing & Marketing

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The merger joins two Missouri distributorships.

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Jun, 04 2021

Geiger Names Chief Revenue Officer

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Chris McKee has been rising steadily through the ranks of the Top 40 distributor since ...

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Jun, 04 2021

Sweda Promotes David Jackson

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The IT professional is now the Top 40 supplier’s vice president of technology.

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Jun, 04 2021

Scalable Brands Acquires PMGOA

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PMGOA will now be known as Promoful.

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Jun, 04 2021

Supply Chain, Inventory Woes Persist and Could Worsen

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Rising prices are a related issue for the promotional products industry.

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Jun, 03 2021

BDA Hires Chief Human Resources Officer

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Tara Denman steps into the newly created position at the Top 40 distributor.

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Jun, 03 2021

In The News - June 2021

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The Book Company (asi/41010) is now providing the Knock Knock desktop product line,...

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Jun, 02 2021

Post-Pandemic Hiring, Retention a Big Challenge

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Promo products firms are struggling with the issue, as are companies across sectors, a ...

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Jun, 02 2021

Return of Live Events Powering Promo Sales

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Distributors aren’t back to pre-pandemic levels yet with sales related to events, but t...

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Jun, 01 2021

Facilisgroup Holds Training Program for New Hires

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The three-week immersion learning event included job shadowing at a nearby distributor ...

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Jun, 01 2021

Con Artists Swindle Promo Distributor

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The impostors posed as a legitimate end-buyer – a scheme crooks may increasingly be adv...

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May, 28 2021

PPPC’s WEE Hosts Virtual Event

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The one-day meeting gave attendees the opportunity to hear from keynote speakers and ne...

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May, 28 2021

Program Aims To Increase Apparel Industry Transparency

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The initiative, which in part shares about products’ environmental impacts, comes from ...

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May, 27 2021

ASI Chairman Norman Cohn Honors the True Meaning of Memorial Day

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Memorial Day is this weekend. It is the gateway to summer, beaches and...

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May, 27 2021

Vistaprint Printed Fake COVID Vaccination Cards

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The web-based provider of print and promo products doesn’t appear to have done so nefar...

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May, 27 2021

JMA Acquires CC Promos

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The deal involves two Connecticut-based distributors.

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May, 25 2021

DC Attorney General Files Antitrust Suit Against Amazon

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Karl Racine says the e-commerce leader illegally controls online prices.

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May, 03 2021

In The News - May 2021

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Ecorite (asi/51654) in Toronto has unveiled a new website at ecorite.com with new...