Distributor News

RO-EL and PXK Announce Strategic Partnership
September 13, 2017 at 11:34 am

Pixica announced that its full range of products will be distributed by RO-EL Solutions Inc. throughout North America. “RO-EL, as a company, share our core values, and therefore we are delighted about our partnership," said Serge Birecki, managing director of Pixika. "RO-EL is known for their fast delivery and exceptional customer service—values that are shared…

GCPPA Appoints Gloria Lafont to Board of Directors
September 7, 2017 at 1:51 pm

The Gold Coast Promotional Products Association (GCPPA), West Palm Beach, Fla., announced the appointment of Gloria Lafont to its board of directors. Lafont has taken the place of Chelsea Heller of Windbrella, who resigned her position due to time and travel constraints.…

Industry Veteran Adrienne Barker, MAS Joins FreePromoTips Team
August 31, 2017 at 1:59 pm

PPAI Award-winning business resource FreePromoTips, a division of All American Marketing Group, has added industry veteran Adrienne Barker, MAS, to its team. Barker grew up in the promotional products business, and has more than 35 years of experience including sales, management, marketing and training, and a…

Superior Decorating's New Las Vegas Location Opens for Business
August 30, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Pro Towels, Pittsburgh-based parent company of Superior Decorating, announced that the Las Vegas location of Superior Decorating is now open and fully ready for production. The Pro Towels family of companies was able to expand production due to the growth of the company, and were able to accomplish the move while continuing to take orders.…

Gold Coast Promotional Products Association Acknowledges Supplier Partners
August 29, 2017 at 11:16 am

Having just completed its annual S4 Success Summit/Summer Showcase, the Gold Coast Promotional Products Association (GCPPA) acknowledged the following supplier partners who have participated each year that the Success Summit has taken place. The so-called “Summit Foundation” partners are as follows: Ad-A-Day Calloway/Perry Ellis Cloth Promotions Plus Gill/Bebco Imagen Brands RuMe TSF Sportswear Wilmer Windbrella…

How Promotional Products Can Bring a Team Together
August 28, 2017 at 1:54 pm

The best kinds of promotions are the ones that leave end-users feeling like they received a valuable gift. What some might write off as a little freebie, others cherish for years to come. Laura Martin, president of Red Rover Promotions,…

Geiger Announces Acquisition of PromoManagers Inc.
August 28, 2017 at 11:46 am

Effective Aug. 22, 2017, Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, has acquired selected assets of PromoManagers Inc., a web-based distributor located in Plymouth, Mass. The firm will operate as a division of Geiger under the name PromoManagers LLC a Division of Geiger. Heather Simard, former owner of PromoManagers Inc., will remain as a key contact with the firm.…

View Everything on One Screen
August 25, 2017 at 10:10 am

Question: Is there one screen in QuickBooks Premier where I can look at my open sales orders and invoices? Answer: Yes, QuickBooks has a feature called "Income Tracker" that does just that. Go to "Customers," then "Income Tracker." The dashboard shows a current accounting of various income segments. At the top, you will see totals…

QCA Expands Distributor Advocacy Council with Stran Promotional Solutions
August 24, 2017 at 12:56 pm

Quality Certification Alliance (QCA), has expanded its Distributor Advocacy Council (DAC) with the addition of Quincy, Massachusetts-based Stran Promotional Solutions. The DAC mission is to elevate the standards by which firms that import and manufacture products are consistently delivering safe, high quality, socially compliant and environmentally conscientious merchandise, and its affiliates recognize QCA as the…