Health Care & Safety

In-Person Events Are Back. Is Your Brand Ready?
April 12, 2021 at 11:43 am

Brighter days lie just ahead, as in-person trade shows slowly return, sports teams welcome fans back to the stands and more summer events are announced each day. Optimism fills the air with events coming back in 2021, and you need to be ready to represent your brand. SnugZ USA is here to help with everything…

How One Distributor Used Print and Promo Mailers for an Effective Self-Promo
March 23, 2021 at 11:27 am

Finding solutions that incorporate both print and promo takes creativity, but when done well can yield big wins for your customers and your own bottom line. Marty Bear, president of PMSI Promos, remembers one instance where a mixture of print and promo served as an effective self-promo...

Houston Has a 'Record-Breaking' Stretch of In-Person Events Scheduled for Late 2021 (and More on Cities' Branded Tourism Safety Initiatives)
March 22, 2021 at 11:36 am

Almost a year after the initial shutdowns in the U.S., popular tourist destination cities are using branded safety efforts to attract visitors and ensure that they feel comfortable, helping bring back much-needed tourism dollars to businesses like hotels and restaurants. One example is Houston Clean, which initially launched in August...

Here's the Impressive Swag Players Will Receive at the NCAA Tournament
March 15, 2021 at 12:12 pm

This year's NCAA Tournament is taking place in one city—Indianapolis. And, to help student-athletes adapt to life inside the bubble, the tournament is giving out a pretty impressive branded gift set, including toiletries, bedding, games and more...

Google, Amazon and Social Media Sites Ban Face Mask Ads, Making PPE Sales Difficult
March 4, 2021 at 10:22 am

Online platforms like Facebook, Google and Amazon have made it nearly impossible (or actually impossible) to sell or advertise face masks, creating problems for suppliers, distributors and even some end-buyers. Two distributors shared their experiences and how they've worked around the advertising bans...

Hanesbrands Will Phase Out PPE Business as Part of Long-Term Growth Strategy
February 17, 2021 at 12:11 pm

Nearly a year after first making face masks and PPE products for health care workers, Hanesbrands announced that it will exit the PPE business, focusing instead on its Champion brand and expanding its e-commerce offering. Hanesbrands said it no longer sees PPE as a long-term growth opportunity...