Can't Wait for Tomorrow
November 11, 2015 at 6:43 pm

Paul Bellantone and I walked to dinner after the first day of PPAI’s 2015 Product Responsibility Summit and talked about the same thing

'Harry Potter' Star Launches T-shirt Campaign for World Animal Protection
November 11, 2015 at 4:05 pm

Harry Potter star Evanna Lynch has launched a T-shirt campaign that will donate 'a portion of the proceeds' to World Animal Protection So far Lynch has sold 1,600 T-shirts, triple the 500 goal. The T-shirts, aimed at "Harry Potter" fans, read "My name isn't Luna but I can love good," referencing Lynch's character in the…

Bangladesh Says 80 Percent of Garment Factories Are Safe
November 11, 2015 at 4:00 pm

The Bangladesh government found more than 80 percent of Bangladesh's garment factories supplying global retailers to be safe, the government said on Monday, citing improvements made after a deadly 2013 accident. Syed Ahmed, the inspector general of factories, said a 1,475 garment factories had been assessed as part of a government initiative supported by the…

AAkron Line Partners With Hour Glass Calendars for Men's Health Awareness
October 28, 2013

AAkron Line has partnered with Hour Glass Calendars to raise awareness for men’s health. AAkron Line will be giving away free twelve-month 2014 wall calendars, featuring men of AAkron Line showing off iconic mustaches, to anyone who donates to the campaign. All proceeds will benefit Movember, a global charity that raises funds and awareness to combat prostate and testicular cancer as well as mental health challenges.

Volunteerism, Work and Mixing the Two: A Distributor Shares Her Story
September 16, 2013

Jane Nelson-Halverson, owner of Dakota Promotions & Printing, describes her experiences volunteering for an abused adult resource center, which she also does some promotional work for. She details the services the center provides, as well as how she handles selling promotional products to an organization she also volunteers at.

Cause for Alarm?
July 1, 2013

It's been a rough year for Livestrong, and its ongoing problems could mean uncertainty for the promotional products industry.