Distributor News

Geiger Opens Sales Office in Germany
November 5, 2021 at 10:36 am

Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, has opened a new sales office in Dusseldorf, Germany, to work in coordination with its German distribution facility in nearby Nettetal. This office is part of Geiger's overall strategic plan for global expansion to better serve its customers' international shipping and distribution needs...

iPROMOTEu Expands Vendor Management Department With Nicki Staats
November 3, 2021 at 1:40 pm

iPROMOTEu announced that industry veteran Nicki Staats has joined as director of merchandising. In her new role, Staats will work collaboratively with iPROMOTEu’s preferred supplier network, and its marketing and affiliate sales development teams, to deliver high quality, effective sales tools to help the company’s affiliates generate new business...

BDA LLC Grows in Canadian Market With New Fulfillment Center in Waterloo, Ontario
November 1, 2021 at 11:36 am

Bensussen Deutsch & Associates LLC (BDA), Woodinville, Wash., announced a new fulfillment center in Waterloo, Ontario, to meet growing demand, be in closer proximity to clients, and ultimately reduce shipping times and lower costs for the branded merchandise needs of its leading global enterprise clients...

VistaPrint Moves Closer to One-Stop Shop With Acquisition of Digital Design Firm Crello
October 29, 2021 at 11:11 am

VistaPrint last week launched Vista, a new parent brand comprising VistaPrint, 99designs, Wix and Crello, the company's newest acquisition. Crello is a digital design platform that allows users to create and edit images for the web and social media. It's the latest in a line of moves from VistaPrint designed to transform the company from online print provider to one-stop shop...

Proforma Helps Lamplighters Light the Way for Tampa’s Homeless
October 28, 2021 at 10:25 am

Proforma hosted more than 125 community leaders and volunteers for Lamplighter’s Annual Kickoff Luncheon to benefit the homeless of Tampa Bay. Lamplighters is a 35-year-old organization dedicated to serving Tampa’s homeless children and families in need by engaging in activities to improve their health, education and rehabilitation...

AIA Promotes Greg Burpee to VP of Owner Success
October 25, 2021 at 11:47 am

AIA Corporation, Appleton, Wis., announced last week the promotion of Greg Burpee to vice president of owner success. In this role, Burpee will work alongside fellow vice president of owner success Julie Callahan to provide direction, leadership and management of the Owner Success Team, and ensure that AIA continues to be a trusted partner for…

Sonoma Promos Acquires Prime Designs
October 22, 2021 at 10:19 am

Sonoma Promotional Solutions announced earlier this month that it has acquired Prime Designs. The acquisition aligns with Sonoma Promos’ focus on growing its business with partners that value lasting relationships, and it reinforces the company’s commitment to helping grow the sales of its customers...

Spotify's Latest Merch Move Is a Win for Artists (and a Bigger Win for Shopify)
October 21, 2021 at 12:04 pm

Spotify and Shopify already had a few things in common—both are huge names in their respective online niches, both have extremely similar names that make proofreading articles about them a pain. But now, they have another thing in common: They're working together—and it seems like a win for everyone involved...

commonsku Opens Registration for skucon 2022
October 19, 2021 at 10:41 am

commonsku, a promotional products business and sales software, has opened registration for skucon, a hybrid experience with the option to attend either in-person or virtually on Jan. 9, 2022. skucon is a conference for distributors and suppliers in the promo industry who want to...