Health & Wellness

SanMar and WonderWink Partner to Offer Health Care Apparel
February 3, 2021 at 10:49 am

SanMar, Issaquah, Wash., announced a new partnership with WonderWink to offer health care scrubs as part of SanMar’s expansive product offering. The partnership marks SanMar’s entrance to the health care apparel space, combining the company’s extensive distribution network and industry expertise with WonderWink’s innovative design, product quality and fashionable styling. With a passion for corporate…

What Dr. Fauci's 'Common Sense' Mask Layering Means for Promo Orders
February 1, 2021 at 11:24 am

While the CDC is reportedly studying the effectiveness of double-masking and has yet to issue any official guidance on it, the support for it from Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials could potentially lead to new demand from customers looking for face masks...

Finally, a Face Mask With Built-In Bluetooth Earbuds
January 28, 2021 at 10:02 am

We're not sure how it took so long to figure out, but finally someone thought of putting Bluetooth earbuds into a face mask. MaskFone, a face mask that not only features a Bluetooth headset and earbuds, but a five-layer filtration system. In short, it’s stylish and extremely functional...

Philadelphia Man Charged With Failing to Deliver on PPE Order Worth $7M
January 27, 2021 at 1:53 pm

Another person is being charged with fraud after failing to deliver on a large PPE order. This time, it’s a Philadelphia man accused of scamming more than $700,000 from two New York companies. Guaravjit Singh reportedly said that his business had connections to a Chinese medical gown manufacturer, and agreed to sell 1.5 medical gowns totaling about $7.125 million...

Government Drops $15K Fee for Distilleries Producing Hand Sanitizer
January 11, 2021 at 1:14 pm

In the spring, when PPE products like hand sanitizer were in low supply from traditional manufacturers, alcohol distilleries stepped in and used their own facilities to help boost supply. Now, almost a year after the initial shutdowns in the U.S., those distilleries that answered the call were hit with an unexpected charge...

2020 Wrap-Up: Our Favorite Feel-Good Stories of the Year
December 21, 2020 at 12:21 pm

Throughout a rough year, we’ve been lucky enough to report on stories that restored our faith in humanity or just made us chuckle. So, with that, on this Monday (also the shortest day of the year), we figured we could use a little dose of positivity with our favorite feel-good stories from 2020...

Pepsi's Branded Home Spa Kit Is Here to Help You Relax (and Smell Like Pepsi)
December 8, 2020 at 11:12 am

Pepsi launched a sweepstakes last week where customers can tweet the #PepsiSpa hashtag and tag a friend. If selected, they’ll receive a Pepsi-branded spa kit that includes a Pepsi-scented sugar scrub, a Pepsi Blue face mask and a Pepsi-scented bath bomb. The bath bomb has a pretty ingenious design...

Ohio Doctor Invents Pen Sanitizing Device for Keeping Office Pens Clean
December 2, 2020 at 2:29 pm

Sharing pens isn’t like it used to be. There are sanitary measures that we haven’t really had to take until recently, at least outside of medical facilities. But a doctor in Ohio thinks he’s found a way to keep his current batch of pens without having to risk the spread of any disease or viruses...

Health-Tracking Woven Garments Like Socks Could Be Here in Two or Three Years
December 2, 2020 at 12:10 pm

Wearable tech has been around for a while. Watch any training footage of your favorite athletes, and they’re probably wearing at least one garment over their torsos that keeps track of vitals and other measurables. And hardware like smart watches have been known to identify possible ailments. But, what about something as minimal as socks…