Distributor News

Debco Now Distributing HUB Pens, Customers Invited to BBQ at New Greater Toronto Facility
June 7, 2019 at 10:57 am

Debco, Toronto, announced the addition of HUB Pen Company to its product line in Canada. Using state of the art European printing equipment for precise and impeccable decoration, Debco will leverage HUB Pen’s more than 60 years of experience in providing quality, creativity and selection in pens to the promotional product industry. HUB Pen inventory…

alphabroder Adds Commonwealth Cotton to List of Brands
June 4, 2019 at 1:27 pm

alphabroder, Trevose, Pa, announced the addition of Commonwealth Cotton to its family of brands. Commonwealth Cotton has built a business through its focus on the right assortment of products and customer service. These tenets align very well with alphabroder’s commitment to product assortment, deep inventory and customer service. The two businesses will immediately complement each…

Geiger Acquires Winter People Image Marketing
May 29, 2019 at 2:22 pm

Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, has acquired Winter People Image Marketing, with locations in Freeport and Falmouth, Maine. The company will operate as a division of Geiger. Clay Bouton, senior vice president of sales, will remain as a key contact with the company. A…

PromoCorner Hires Kelsey Cunningham as Creative Director
May 20, 2019 at 11:11 am

PromoCorner, Lakeville, Mass., announced the hiring of Kelsey Cunningham as creative director, where she will be responsible for designing, developing and delivering engaging client solutions to drive results. Cunningham brings more than 15 years of experience in the promotional products industry to PromoCorner, having achieved great success at ETS…

Facilisgroup Adds Three Partners in Canada
May 15, 2019 at 12:36 pm

Facilisgroup, St. Louis, announced it has expanded its presence in Canada, adding three more Canadian promotional product distributors as partners. All three new partners are located in Ontario—C.I. Promotions in Concord, Promotional Elements in Kitchener, and Promotional Source in Oakville. Facilis now includes 19 distributors in Canada and more than 120 in the U.S., making…

Geiger Announces Further European Acquisition
May 14, 2019 at 11:28 am

U.K. distributor GeigerBTC, a subsidiary of Geiger, announced it is acquiring York-based distributor Response Marketing as part of its continued expansion strategy to support clients in the U.K. and across Europe. Response Marketing has been in business since 1999 and has gained a reputation as one…

Showdown Displays Parent Company Acquires Promic B.V. Display Systems
May 3, 2019 at 9:02 am

Sign-Zone LLC, the parent company of Showdown Displays and Jansen Display Group, announced that it has acquired Promic B.V. Display Systems, a designer and distributor of custom promotional displays. Headquartered in Nederweert, Netherlands, Promic provides mobile presentation systems and supporting hardware for products such as retractable banners, beach flags, floor displays and banner stands. The…

AIA Corporation's David Woods Remembered by Friends, Colleagues
April 30, 2019 at 1:56 pm

AIA Corporation, Neenah, Wisc., yesterday announced the passing of former CEO David Woods. The statement released yesterday by Matt Gresge, current CEO, reads: At AIA, we have heavy hearts as we learn about the loss of our colleague and friend, David Woods, who served as CEO of AIA from 2003-2016. David was one in a…

HALO Branded Solutions Hires Dustin Wicks as Sales System Product Manager
April 12, 2019 at 12:34 pm

HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced the addition of industry veteran Dustin Wicks to the company's management team as system product manager. Wicks, who previously worked at The Vernon Company, will be responsible for driving the field sales transition for HALO's new order management platform. Wicks will report to Dawn Olds, HALO's senior vice president…

American Solutions for Business Donates to Local Humane Society
April 8, 2019 at 12:27 pm

American Solutions for Business, Glenwood, Minn., recently donated three desktop computers and six monitors to the Lakes Area Humane Society help create another work station for an additional office and provide backup equipment for future growth or technical issues. "This helps us out tremendously," said Lauren Wensmann, Lakes Area Humane Society shelter manager. "We can…