The Promo Marketing Staff

The Promo Marketing Staff
7 Big Promotional Products Trends We Noticed at PPAI Expo 2020

The PPAI Expo is always a good place to see new products, but if you know where to look, it's also a place to discover the overall trends taking shape in promo. Still, the show is huge, so it's not always easy to see the bigger picture. That's why we did the work for you! Here's a breakdown of some of the big promotional products trends we saw in our time at the show...

The Biggest Promo Apparel Trends We Noticed at the PPAI Expo 2020

The PPAI Expo is sort of the Paris Fashion Week of the promotional products industry, where all the suppliers roll out their newest lines, and we get a glimpse at the fits, colors and styles that are going to be huge in 2020 and beyond. Read on to check out some of the biggest promo apparel trends we noticed at this year's PPAI Expo...

The Best of PPAI Expo 2020: Day Two

The PPAI Expo show floor is so big that you can't really see it all in one day. At least, you wouldn't be able to give everything its due attention. So, for the second day of the show, we explored some corners of the show floor we couldn't venture to yesterday..

The Best of PPAI Expo 2020: Day One

The exhibit hall at PPAI Expo 2020 opened this morning, and there was a lot to see and do. We're going to try our best to cover as many of the new products, trends and stories from PPAI Expo 2020 as we can. Here's the cool stuff we found on day one of exhibits...

2019 Wrap-Up: Our 5 Most-Shared Promo Stories of the Year

At Promo Marketing, we rely on social media, because the more our readers share our stories with others, the more people our stories reach. A big thank you to our readers who post stories on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. On that note, here are the stories our readers shared most in 2019...

2019 Wrap-Up: The 8 Weirdest Promo Product Stories from This Year

Here at Promo Marketing, we embrace some of the more, let's say, "interesting" stories that relate to the promotional products world. We always try to keep things entertaining and have a little fun while keeping our readers informed. Today, let's take a look at a few of the weirder stories we reported on this year. Have fun!...

Our 5 Favorite Promotional Products of the Week: Coasters, Chicken-Scented Firelogs and More

It felt like it rained for a month straight here in Philadelphia, but we managed to get out into the world and find a few promotional products that caught our eyes. Check out this week's edition of our five favorite promotional products, which include a neat idea using coasters, a meat-heavy holiday shop and the return of KFC's chicken-scented firelog...

2019 Wrap-Up: The Top Promotional Apparel Stories of the Year

Where would we be without apparel? Well, we probably wouldn't be in public, that's for sure. Colder, too. Jokes aside, promotional apparel remains the top selling category for the industry. So, naturally, we covered it a lot this year. Here are 10 of our most-read, favorite or otherwise noteworthy apparel stories from 2019...

2019 Wrap-Up: All Our Promo Industry Longform Stories This Year

Since introducing the PM Longform series last year, we've explored the ongoing trade war with China, the rise of the supplier one-stop-shop, the broader public perception of the industry and more. So, if your New Year's Resolution for 2020 is to read more, why not start here with some of our most in-depth reported pieces?...

2019 Wrap-Up: Our 10 Most-Read Promotional Products Stories of the Year

Man, 2019 went fast! In the coming days, we'll be recapping the year with a series of wrap-ups leading up to the holidays. First up: Our top 10 most-read stories by web traffic totals. Take a look and catch up on any you may have missed. And, as always, thanks for reading!...