Personal Care

Cloth Face Masks Might Soon Have Certification Labels (and It Could Be a Game Changer)
November 12, 2020 at 12:00 pm

To help consumers identify the masks that work best, ASTM International, an organization that develops and implements technical standards, is working to set guidelines for how effective face masks should be and how they should be labeled. Companies like 3M, Honeywell and DuPont have been involved in the process. If it happens, the implications are huge...

New Jersey Just Became a Potential Promo Sales Hot Spot This Week
November 5, 2020 at 11:24 am

There have been two major legislative decisions this week in Jersey, both of which have potential repercussions for the promo industry. Yesterday, Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a ban on single-use plastic bags, paper bags, plastic straws and other plastic packaging. And the state voted on Tuesday to legalize recreational cannabis in the state...

Natural Trends to Donate Up to $5,000 of Sanitizer With Each Order
October 22, 2020 at 10:12 am

Natural Trends, Springville, Utah, has announced a “Season of Gratitude” initiative, in which the company will donate up to $5,000 of sanitizer per distributor order. “We realize that while so many business have been struggling and hurting this year, we’ve been blessed to stay very busy,” said Paul Christensen, president of Natural Trends. “Since March,…

AirPop Launches in U.S. and Canada With New Line of Face Masks
October 5, 2020 at 11:46 am

AirPop, San Francisco, is bringing its expertise in creating high-performance air wearable products to the U.S. with the launch today of its new line of face masks for U.S. and Canadian customers. Three AirPop mask models are available for purchase—the Light SE, the Pocket, and the AirPop mask for kids—with original and Active models coming…

Storm Creek Offers Upscale Face Mask Option for Businesses and Professionals
September 22, 2020 at 1:24 pm

Storm Creek, Eagan, Minn., introduced its Every-Day Comfort Face Masks for corporate customers. The mask features slim elastic ear loops, which are gentler on the ears than most thicker options. Plus, they have adjustable cord stoppers to fit any face shape. A sturdy nose bridge wire and soft two-layer, double-knit fabric provides protection from viruses…