Promo Products

Heinz Added Real Ketchup Stains to Branded Apparel 'Drop'
September 2, 2022 at 11:04 am

Heinz took more than 150 pieces of vintage apparel and "decorated" them with a drop of ketchup, celebrating imperfections and encouraging people to hold onto their old clothes—especially if they double as promotional products.

Disney Is Planning an In-App Merchandise Feature for Disney+
September 1, 2022 at 11:43 am

Disney is creating more ways for fans to buy branded merchandise by integrating an in-app commerce option into the Disney+ app. Other apps and services, such as Amazon Music, Spotify, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter, have made in-app purchasing possible, so it was inevitable that such a big commercial entity like Disney would get around to…

Stran Completes Acquisition of Trend Brand Solutions
September 1, 2022 at 9:21 am

Stran, Quincy, Mass., announced the completion of its acquisition of the assets and business of Trend Brand Solutions under its previously announced asset purchase agreement. As contemplated under the agreement, Stran also announced that Michael Krauser, CEO of Trend, has become regional vice president of Stran, where he will lead the company's Texas region operations.…

Gibson Guitars Releases Designer Apparel, Accessories Capsule
August 31, 2022 at 2:05 pm

Food and beverage companies, and car manufacturers have turned toward lifestyle product lines as ways to appeal to new audiences and expand their reach beyond just what they're known for. The most recent was Chrysler, which is aiming to appeal to younger audiences by releasing athleisure pieces and lifestyle products like water bottles that paint…

Fanatics Inks LA28 Olympic Merchandising Deal
August 31, 2022 at 10:35 am

Fanatics has been named as the official e-commerce merchandise partner for the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics. As part of the deal, it will operate brick-and-mortar merchandise stores and outfit volunteers.

Alex Symms Joins PowerStick As National Account Manager
August 29, 2022 at 11:57 am

PowerStick, Ottawa, Ontario, announced that Alex Symms, MAS, MASI, will be joining the company as national account manager. Symms comes to PowerStick with 19 years of industry experience in sales and marketing. He has spent the past seven years at Chameleon Like, where he was most recently national account…

Koozie Group Serves More Than Just Food at Summer BBQs
August 26, 2022 at 10:48 am

Koozie Group employees who attended the barbecue events at the company's locations in Florida and Minnesota stepped up to assemble back-to-school backpacks for their local United Way chapters.

PRINTING United Expo's Return: How the In-Person Event Fuels Industry Growth
August 24, 2022 at 2:11 pm

It's been three years since PRINTING United in Dallas, and the 2022 event in Las Vegas is only nine weeks away. Nearly every major OEM in the industry across every market segment from commercial, in-plant and apparel, packaging to wide-format, industrial to mailing & fulfillment and everything in between will be there showcasing their technology. If…