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American Airlines Pilots Say New Uniforms Bothering Them, Too
April 24, 2017 at 2:43 pm

It's been a bit of a mess for American Airlines. After rolling out new uniforms, receiving complaints from employees that they caused health issues, dodging questions about said health issues, and trying to prove said…

Boston Gets Local with Branded Merchandise
April 24, 2017 at 2:16 pm

Boston is a proud city. It has good reasons to be, too—rich history, waterfront geography, world-class education and sports dynasties. So, it makes sense for Bostonians to want to show their pride in the world. And now, the city is doing just that by investing in Boston-branded promotional products. The Boston Herald reported that the…

Hub Pen Company Hires Account Manager Karen Santos
April 24, 2017 at 1:18 pm

Hub Pen Company, Braintree, Mass., announced the addition of account manager Karen Santos to the inside sales team. The Massachusetts native has been in sales for over 20 years in the South of Boston area. Santos started her career by growing to…

Shopify Lets Gamers Buy Things While Playing
April 21, 2017 at 2:48 pm

We live in an era of convenience. We want to be able to order food from our phones while we sit on the couch. We want to order band merchandise before the show to skip the lines. Now, we can order video game merchandise without having to turn off the console, thanks to Shopify. Venturebeat…

PM Weekender Ep.8: Save the Whales
April 21, 2017 at 11:24 am

This week we talk about protecting marine wildlife, counterfeit phone accessories and Trumps' reelection merchandise. Let's go!

Vernon Company Names Account Executive of the Year
April 21, 2017 at 11:19 am

The Vernon Company, Newton, Iowa, presented Jon Smith with the 2016 Vernon Account Executive of the Year award during the company’s annual National Sales Meeting held April 10 to 12 at the Renaissance Indian Wells in Indian Wells, Calif.…

Trump Reelection Seems to Focus on Merchandise (Again)
April 20, 2017 at 2:50 pm

Donald Trump has gotten an early start on his reelection effort, having raised $13.2 million in the first quarter of 2017. According to Politico, much of that has come from merchandise sales.…

Adidas Makes MLS Uniforms Out of Ocean Waste
April 20, 2017 at 2:25 pm

In the soccer world, the word "plastics" usually comes with a negative connotation meaning a bandwagon or faux fan. But, in this case, Adidas is associating plastics in soccer with environmentally conscious jerseys. Sportswear companies are starting to look for ways of repurposing materials into apparel and footwear. Adidas, especially, has been on the forefront…