Elise Hacking Carr

Elise Hacking Carr

Elise Hacking Carr is editor-in-chief/content director for Print+Promo magazine.

InnerWorkings' Recently Appointed CEO On the Power of Partnerships

Each year, Print+Promo, Promo Marketing's sister publication, compiles its Top 50 distributors into one comprehensive list. The top earners for 2018 have implemented traditional cornerstones of business success to keep their firms healthy, but, more importantly, they understand that even the fanciest digital inkjet press or e-commerce system can't replace the value of relationships. These…

The Art of the Deal: Insights Into the M&A Process

If you’re a printer or a promotional products company that’s serious about buying or selling, there’s much to 
learn. The good news is, you don’t have to go at it alone...

Staples Rejects Buyout Offer From Cerberus Capital Management

And then there was one—buyout option for Staples, that is. In April, our sister site Print+Promo reported that the Framingham, Massachusetts-based retailer was in early-stage talks with a limited number of private-equity firms for a possible sale. It’s no secret that Staples has been struggling over the last five years due to heightened competition from online giants like Amazon...