Buy American, By Americans
March 1, 2011

The industrialization of China, India and other emerging nations combined with American companies outsourcing manufacturing has created serious competition for American workers.

Knives--3 Things to Avoid--3 Things to Do
January 17, 2011

Promotional knives are one of those specialty gifts that are not given away every day. They are usually more expensive than popular gifts such as promotional pens and mugs that are needed daily.

Bullet Launches Two New Products
November 18, 2010

Miami-based Bullet, a member of Polyconcept North America, the second largest hard goods supplier within the promotional products industry, has added a plastic tumbler and a collapsible vase to its line of products. The Sizzle Tumbler with Straw is available in eight translucent colors, and the Fiore Vase is clear with the choice of seven base accent colors.

Molenaar LLC Recalls 315,000 Night Lights in U.S., Talks with Promo Marketing
September 24, 2010

On Sept. 23, Molenaar LLC, Wilmar, Minn., announced the voluntary recall of 315,000 electroluminescent night lights that the company had manufactured and distributed from 2005 to 2009 throughout the United States. The recall is the result of the same four incidents of minor smoking and property damage reported to the Electrical Safety Authority of Ontario (ESA) that caused the Canadian recall in August, and not because of any new incidents of malfunction in the United States.

Top Brands Expands Housewares Offering with Sunbeam
September 23, 2010

Oshkosh, Wisconsin-based Top Brands Inc., a national marketing group of name brand merchandise for incentives and corporate awards, has added Sunbeam kitchen accessories and utensils to its product offerings.

Meet FREE SEARCH and Make a Friend for Life
September 3, 2010

Visit to register and start your free search. To view the products featured in this video, enter "pet" in the keyword search box.

Molenaar LLC Talks to Promo Marketing About Voluntary Product Recall in Canada
August 24, 2010

On August 24, industry supplier Molenaar LLC, Willmar, Minn., talked with Promo Marketing about a voluntary product recall it had issued the day prior. The recall was for two specific models of electroluminescent night lights that the company had manufactured and distributed from 2005 to 2009.