Crown Products Adds Sales Representative
November 26, 2013

Crown Products, Mobile, Ala., a supplier of writing instruments, business accessories, drinkware and more, announced that Kathleen Donlin is the new regional sales manager for the upper midwest territory, which covers Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

Apparel with Live Moving Animation is Here, and It's Pretty Cool
October 21, 2013

Bloomberg Businessweek recently reported on a new apparel company animating T-shirts by cutting holes in the artwork, then placing smartphones or tablets behind the opening and configuring them so an animation would play. Is this a technology you could apply to your apparel marketing?

WOWLine Introduces WOWTech Featuring Justin Power Products by Innovative Technology
October 16, 2013

WOWLine, a  supplier based out of Long Island, has partnered with Innovative Technology to introduce the new WOWTech line of smartphone and tablet accessories for the promotional product marketplace.

"This partnership brings together the outstanding expertise in the design and manufacturing of innovative consumer electronics of Innovative Technology with WOWLine's exceptional printing, service and distribution capabilities in the promotional products industry," said Shawn Hood, director of marketing at WOWLine.

Coby Electronics Acquired by Gordon Brothers Group
October 15, 2013

Coby Electronics' future in the promotional products industry--and in the consumer-electronics business--is uncertain. The Boston-based Gordon Brothers Group acquired Coby's assets in August, after Coby reportedly had two rounds of layoffs as it prepared to shut down by the end of the year. However, those plans seemed to have changed.

Apple-supplier Pegatron Violates China Workers' Rights: China Labor Watch
July 30, 2013

Pegatron Corp, a Taiwanese company that makes Apple Inc. products, is violating workers' rights at its Chinese factories in Shanghai and Suzhou, New York-based rights group China Labor Watch said in a report on Monday.

Pegatron, which assembles iPads and iPhones at its China factories, is forcing employees to work unpaid overtime in poor working and living conditions, among other violations of Chinese regulations, China Labor Watch said.
"The Pegatron factories are violating a great number of international and Chinese laws and standards as well as the standards of Apple's own social responsibility code of conduct," it said ...

Online Meeting & Video Conferencing Software
April 17, 2013

Online meetings are great. I love being able to see someone's face and the demonstration or presentation. I love video conferencing too. I now DREAD conference calls even more because I can't see the body language or hear as well as I can on a video conference.

Killer Apps
April 12, 2013

Want to take advantage of the huge demand for computer accessories but not sure where to start? Get plugged into the tech market with the four sales tips below.

iClick Launches Newly Designed Website
March 28, 2013

iClick announced the launch of its newly designed website, iclick.com. The new site introduces the new branding for iClick and improves upon the ease of navigating the website.