Distributor News

Instagram for Promo: 5 Ways to Build and Connect With Audiences
October 16, 2018 at 11:37 am

Building brand awareness can be hard if you aren’t up to date with the latest business tools, including social media. That's why we’re diving into ways to use Instagram—perhaps the most popular social channel—in order to reach your ideal audience. Instagram is not only a great way to connect, but also a helpful tool for promoting your business...

Totally Promotional Expands Into Newly Renovated Space
October 12, 2018 at 1:46 pm

Totally Promotional, Coldwater, Ohio, recently expanded its office space by 8,000 sq. ft. as the company continues to grow. The addition of the newly renovated area along Sycamore St. in Coldwater brings the total amount of office space to nearly 23,000 sq.…

iPROMOTEu Secures Growth Capital for Enhancing Technology, Funding Possible Acquisitions
October 8, 2018 at 1:31 pm

iPROMOTEu, Wayland, Mass., announced on Friday that it has obtained new financing, providing the company with growth capital to boost investments and initiatives to support its affiliate network. In a press release, the company said it would use the capital primarily to enhance systems and technology, strengthen recruiting strategies, support internal operations and, should the…

Facilisgroup Announces New Partner Captiv8 Promotions Inc.
October 8, 2018 at 11:48 am

Facilisgroup, St. Louis, added New York City-based Captiv8 Promotions Inc. to its fast-growing community of promotional products distributor partners. Founded in 1993, Captiv8 focuses on logoed merchandise, promotional products and event creation. “We are looking forward to growing our already established and successful business through Facilisgroup’s software and best practices," said Larry Shapiro, owner of…

HALO Branded Solutions Acquires Chamberlain Marketing Group
September 28, 2018 at 9:34 am

HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced today that it has acquired Chamberlain Marketing Group, Taylor, Mich. Chamberlain Marketing Group was ranked No. 30 on Promo Marketing's Top 50 Distributor list for 2018. The acquisition comes as a result of Chamberlain Marketing Group's founder and CEO, Jerry Chamberlain, retiring. "I am retiring from the business and…

HALO's Melanie Levans Talks Creativity, Employee Recognition Programs
September 26, 2018 at 2:58 pm

Employee recognition programs are great ways to show that their work is valued, and can be a strong incentive for them to keep up the good work. Melanie Levans, MAS, national account executive for HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., remembers one recent promotional campaign…

Amazon's Surging B2B Marketplace Will Top $10 Billion in Sales This Year
September 18, 2018 at 1:12 pm

Amazon Business, the e-commerce titan's B2B marketplace for everything from staplers to suspenders, launched in 2015, replacing a previous iteration of the service known as Amazon Supply. That first year, Amazon Business generated a tidy $1 billion in sales. Just three years later, it's already set to top $10 billion...

Facilisgroup Welcomes a New Partner: GNP Branded Gear
September 17, 2018 at 1:53 pm

Facilisgroup, St. Louis, announced that GNP Branded Gear, Nesconset, N.Y.. has joined its community of leading promotional products distributor partners. GNP has been serving the nation's premier trade and professional associations, colleges and universities, and corporations since 1985. “Facilisgroup’s technology and recommended best practices will help us provide an even better customer experience and work more…

Key Takeaways from the 2018 Top Promotional Products Distributor List
September 13, 2018 at 9:41 am

Take a look at the key findings from Promo Marketing's recently released 2018 Top 50 promotional products distributor list. If you want to see where your company ranks in 2018, download the full report, The 2018 Top 50 Promotional Products Distributors. You’ll also gain access to our full interviews with high-level executives from top distributor…