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Cimpress' National Pen Co. Cites Growth, While Vistaprint Downsizes
December 15, 2017 at 12:15 pm

National Pen Co., headquartered in San Diego, Calif., announced that it plans to create more than 250 jobs at its facility in Dundalk, Ireland, over the next five years as part of an expansion plan. This comes after National Pen Co. was acquired by Venlo, Netherlands-based Cimpress last year. “A year ago in December 2016,…

The Rose Gold Resurgence Continues With Latest Parks Merch From Disney
December 15, 2017 at 12:56 pm

Nobody could even think to deny that 2017 has proven an amazingly profitable year for Disney, whose overseers will certainly enjoy their Monday morning coffee when discussing this weekend’s “Star Wars: Episode VIII­ – The Last Jedi” returns. The stretch has also made rose gold even more of a loved and lucrative hue, with Disney…

Todd Snyder + Champion Sweatshirts Recalled
December 15, 2017 at 1:40 pm

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced yesterday that it is recalling the Todd Snyder + Champion brand sweatshirts, manufactured by WS and Co. and distributed by Todd Snyder, after they did not meet federal flammability standards, posing a potential burn risk to customers. The company sold about 2,100…

WOWLine Hires Andy Arruda as National Sales Manager
December 15, 2017 at 10:24 am

WOWLine, Syosset, N.Y., announced that it has hired Andy Arruda, MAS, as its new national sales manager. In his new role, Arruda will be responsible for managing all sales efforts. Prior to joining WOWLine, he was a national sales manager for Braintree, Massachusetts-based Hub Pen Company. Arruda has more than 30 years of extensive industry…

Here Are a $5,000 Decorated Beer Mug and Wine Glass Made Out of Cheese
December 14, 2017 at 12:33 pm

2017 has yielded numerous significant popular culture anniversaries, but it has definitely not found itself falling short in marking notable historical occurrences, too. Often lost in the latter because of the far-reaching severity that the other events hold, the centennial celebration of Finland’s declaration of independence from the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic nonetheless has…

China Will Surpass U.S. In Wearable Tech Market This Year
December 14, 2017 at 2:29 pm

The use of wearable technology in the form of watches that track things like heart rates and steps, clothing that monitors athletic activity and more, has been growing in popularity all over the world. According to Marketing Interactive, China's wearable tech market will pass the U.S. by the end of this year, with more than…

SuccessFit4Life! Event at PPAI Expo Benefits Promotional Products Education Foundation
December 14, 2017 at 1:51 pm

FreePromoTips.com is hosting its 4th annual SuccessFit4Life! Event at the PPAI Expo, benefitting the Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF). A group of industry suppliers are supporting this event by providing SuccessFit4Life!-branded products that can be picked up at the Expo. To participate, go to the SuccessFit4Life! PPEF donation page here. Gifts of all sizes are…

Milwaukee Brewers Build On Bob Uecker Promo Success With Talking Bottle Opener
December 13, 2017 at 1:11 pm

Whenever Bob Uecker walks away from serving as the Milwaukee Brewers’ radio play-by-play announcer, he will leave the broadcast booth with much to be proud of, including his “Mr. Baseball” nickname,” an eponymous monument outside the club’s Miller Park, the 2003 Ford C. Frick Award and unforgettable turns in the “Major League” movie trilogy. Fully…