Arch Promo Group Acquires Drum-Line
May 25, 2022 at 4:21 pm

Arch Promo Group, Roxana, Illinois, yesterday announced that it has acquired Drum-Line LLC, the supplier of calendars, journals, notebooks and more based in Stuttgart, Arkansas. Drum-Line joins Gemini, TKCups-Sorg's, ProRose and F&H Ribbon as part of Arch Promo Group. Terms of the sale were not disclosed...

9 USA-Made Promotional Products for Spring and Summer
April 13, 2022 at 1:26 pm

With all the supply chain issues suppliers, distributors and end-buyers are dealing with, sourcing domestically can alleviate some of the pressure. There's less worry about factories shutting down or ships waiting outside of ports for days at a time (let alone the time it takes to unload them). Here are nine USA-made promotional products to get you started...

2021 Supplier Excellence Awards Showcase: Warwick Publishing Co.
December 22, 2021 at 2:00 pm

Warwick Publishing Co. has been a fixture in our Supplier Excellence Awards, and this year added to its lengthy list of wins with another Silver in Greeting Cards and a Finalist appearance in Calendars. To do that, the St. Charles, Illinois-based supplier had to overcome a number of challenges...

Koozie Group's Top 10 Products for the Return to Work
June 30, 2021 at 12:23 pm

The buzz of business is back, and with it, new perspectives, and fresh beginnings. Quality promotional products are a golden opportunity to create lasting impressions with customers. But what products do they want? What products will they enjoy and use the most? We have the inside scoop, and we’re excited to share with you the…

Koozie Group Acquires HotLine Products
February 23, 2021 at 3:21 pm

Koozie Group (previously BIC Graphic), Clearwater, Fla., a portfolio company of H.I.G. Capital, has announced the completion of the acquisition of HotLine Products. HotLine Products is well-known in the promotional products industry for its wide selection of calendars, including appointment, desk, executive and commercial styles; planners and journals; and custom capabilities, as well as offerings…

Joint Catalog From Two Iowa Promo Suppliers Highlights Industry Favorites
October 1, 2020 at 11:00 am

Tru Art Advertising Calendars and Cedar Crest Manufacturing have announced the release of their paired catalog, “Paper to Pen.” The collection features items from Tru Art’s newly-expanded line of non-dated products and a selection of pens from Cedar Crest’s line carefully curated to complement them. The catalog serves as a convenient one-stop shop for a…

Goodbye 2020 – Hello 2021! Top 5 Calendar Trends for the New Year
September 8, 2020 at 2:07 pm

Many things are uncertain, but the year will surely change. Drum-Line calendars offer the best value to promote your clients’ business for 365 days. Consider these trends to get fourth quarter calendar orders. 1. Working from Home: Planners and desk calendars designed for smaller spaces keep employees on track. Feeling the coronavirus blues? Write down…

BIC Graphic Expert Series - Calendars
September 12, 2018 at 7:51 am

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