Bags & Luggage

Sportsman Cap & Bag to Launch New Products All Year
May 31, 2018 at 11:42 am

Sportsman Cap & Bag, Kansas City, Mo., is now launching new products throughout the year. "Traditionally, we'd release exciting new brands and styles annually," Dan Saferstein, Sportsman Cap & Bag president, said. "In 2018, we decided not to wait to offer…

Hong Kong Gifts Fair: The Magnet Group's Dan Jellinek Talks Pricing, Weird Lack of Tech Products and 13-Hour Flights With No Power
May 17, 2018 at 11:20 am

In episode 3 of the Promo Marketing Podcast, Dan Jellinek of The Magnet Group gave us the inside scoop on pricing, products, color trends and much more from his trip to the Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair. Plus: a shipping change the promo industry should steal from Amazon, the perils of 13-hour flights with no way to charge your electronics, and terrible meeting advice from Elon Musk...

BIC Graphic Expert Series - Bags
May 9, 2018 at 2:52 pm

This webinar is designed to provide the tools you need to be successful in selling bags while adding value for your customers.

The Boundless Potential of Bags and Totes
April 4, 2018 at 12:26 pm

Because of constantly crammed schedules and cravings to enjoy occasional escapes from the rat races that comprise our days, one can say (with the sincerest apology to Smokey Robinson) that bags and totes have really got a hold on us. The containers keep consumers confident that no matter what they need to lug or want…

NCAA Final Four to Hand Out 200K Clear Bags in Continued Crackdown on Opaque Carryalls
February 28, 2018 at 12:42 pm

Though the usual suspects have attained placement in the Associated Press Top 25 men’s college basketball rankings, most observers would likely stray from christening any club as the overwhelming favorite to cut down the nets come April 2. Yes, next weekend’s slate of major conference championships will somewhat thin the herd, but anyone could pull…

Student Organization Turns Vinyl Banners Into Tote Bags
February 20, 2018 at 2:25 pm

How many times has this happened to you: You're chatting with a friend and they say, "Oh, I love your bag," to which you respond, "Thanks, it used to be a banner." Too many times to count, right? OK, probably not, but as the practice of turning things like tarps and vinyl banners into tote bags…

Promo Supplier Mapt Gear Takes On Tradeshow Traditions In Adweek Profile
February 19, 2018 at 3:08 pm

In an Adweek profile, Lambert explains her views on the shape of the industry, as well as how she took advantage of an opportunity to shake things up with her own company. By examining her own use of promotional products and observing how others use branded items, Lambert realized that a lot of items were going to waste...

Promotional Tote Bags Have Become Status Symbols in New York
December 18, 2017 at 2:53 pm

New York City, the fashion capital of the United States, has been the proving ground for the success of tote bags. People are no longer just using totes to replace paper or plastic shopping bags. Companies have realized the mobile marketing power of totes, creating branded bags for customers to carry out onto the streets. Clever designs and brand loyalty have combined to form the perfect storm for success...