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Power Meetings Playbook Part 1: What the Heck Is a Power Meeting?
February 15, 2018 at 11:07 am

If you've ever attended one of our Power Meetings events, you already know how valuable the exclusive one-on-one supplier meeting format is for your business—and how much fun you'll have while you're there. If you've never been to a Power Meeting, well … what the heck are you waiting for?

Apparently, Oscar Nominees Really Love Academy Awards Promotional Sweatshirts
February 15, 2018 at 1:01 pm

We often hear from prize contenders that “It’s an honor just to be nominated” when they emerge from their respective packs to square off against their contemporaries. I have usually had a hard time believing them, wondering who, truly, would want to go home empty-handed. But I also realize that even having one’s name chosen…

Boise Might Have to Stop Recycling Paper Because of Chinese Legislation
February 15, 2018 at 1:13 pm

New legislation in Boise, Idaho, could be setting a tone for how the whole country recycles paper in the near future. The city is currently considering two possibilities: Raise rates, or stop the program completely. The reason behind this is across the Pacific in China. According to the Idaho Statesman, China is the most common…

Snowboarding Helps Fanatics Sell Thousands of Team USA Jackets
February 15, 2018 at 3:24 pm

Fanatics has seen an 80 percent boost in Olympic gear sales as compared to the last winter Games, which took place in Sochi back in 2014. In addition to the popularity of snowboarding amongst fans, Fanatics credits its success to a bigger selection of official, USOC-approved items, which range from a cowbell on sale for $45.99 to a Swatch watch that sells for $119.99...

Jolly Rancher Wants You to Buy its Jewelry for Valentine's Day
February 14, 2018 at 2:34 pm

The company has released a line of jewelry that resembles its colorful hard candy. For its marketing strategy, Jolly Rancher took to social media, posting pictures of models wearing the jewelry with funny taglines such as "jewelry: a great way to start or end a relationship" and "the romantic gesture that she will think is 'okay'"...