Ennis Inc. to Acquire All Stock of the Flesh Company and Subsidiary Impressions Direct
July 11, 2019 at 10:59 am

Ennis Inc., Midlothian, Texas, announced the signing of a share purchase agreement to acquire all the outstanding stock of The Flesh Company and its wholly owned subsidiary, Impressions Direct Inc. The closing will occur on July 15, 2019, but the transfer of ownership for the transactions contemplated by this agreement will be deemed for all…

You Have to See the Printing Tech Behind This Beverage Startup
June 26, 2019 at 3:34 pm

While scrolling through Instagram, I came across an ad that that was actually worth stopping and checking out: Smart Cups. The product looks like a typical plastic cup, but the company uses a specialized technique to print the hexagon-shaped flavoring directly in the bottom of the cup. Just add water, and...

The Latest in Decorating Tech Meets Real Business Strategy at PRINTING United
June 17, 2019 at 2:03 pm

Dan Marx, director of content development at SGIA, joined Promo Marketing Editor-in-Chief Sean Norris for a chat about what promotional products businesses can find at PRINTING United this October in Dallas. The blockbuster event will showcase new and improved printing technologies and applications for apparel and a variety of other products, and offer educational opportunities to help decorators and other promo professionals better run their businesses.

The Logo Design and Branding Trends of 2019
June 12, 2019 at 12:53 pm

Psychologists and other experts frequently tell us that there exists no one way to live a good life, and, as more research emerges, trend followers are reporting that the same principle applies to logo design and branding pursuits. Through the Logo Lounge’s 2019 Logo Trend Report, businesses and prospective entrepreneurs can enjoy an immersive look…

Oreo Builds Cookie Printer for Fan Personalization Promo
June 4, 2019 at 1:51 pm

Certain words will always make our ears prick up, with “Oreo” being among the top elevators. Americans have certainly done our part to make the goodie the top cookie in the world, and we appreciate that other countries have similar devotion to the Mondelez International Inc.-issued product. Australians comprise one such group of diehards, and…

Meet 15 Inspirational Women of the Print and Promo Sector
May 31, 2019 at 1:42 pm

Print+Promo, Promo Marketing's sister publication covering the print and promotional products industries, recently published the 2019 edition of its "Women in Print and Promo" feature, which celebrates some of the most influential and successful women in the space. This year's list includes 15 women from a variety of professional backgrounds and specializations, including CEOs, sales directors, owners and more...

Why the NFL Made the University of Kentucky Take Down a Giant Banner
April 29, 2019 at 1:45 pm

The NFL decided to flex its muscles against 260-pound defensive end Josh Allen's alma mater, the University of Kentucky, ahead of his selection at No. 7 overall in the NFL draft. The league demanded that the school remove an enormous banner that celebrated the star because of the item’s unauthorized use of its logo...