Promo Products

2021 Wrap-Up: Our Top Supply Chain Stories of the Year
December 15, 2021 at 2:36 pm

If we had to assign a topic of the year, the supply chain would undoubtedly be the winner. With that in mind, here's a recap of our coverage throughout the year, focusing on evolving issues, new pandemic-related problems and solutions that industry professionals have found to keep the wheels turning...

Proforma Gives Back to Its Communities This Holiday Season
December 15, 2021 at 2:06 pm

Proforma partnered with Joshua House and Providence House to support its Support Center communities. The company and its employees came together this month to gift children in need items from Amazon Wish Lists curated by the nonprofits. Proforma and its employees identify organizations to partner with each year during...

COVID Outbreaks in Another Major Chinese Manufacturing Hub Cause Year-End Slowdowns
December 15, 2021 at 1:55 pm

COVID outbreaks in China's Zhejiang province, a major manufacturing hub, have caused factories and ports to shut down, creating even more backlogs for items like plastics, apparel and textile dyes. Port operators in southern China are anticipating suspensions up to six weeks over the Lunar New Year holiday due to quarantine measures...

2021 Wrap-Up: The 7 Weirdest Promo Stories of the Year
December 14, 2021 at 12:25 pm

With 2021 being such a news-heavy year, it's easy to forget some of the out-there stories from just a few months ago. But, never fear, your pals here at PM are here to jog your memory with a recap of some of the weirdest products and stories we covered this year...

A&W Upcycles its Old Promo Merchandise for 'Thrift Store' Collection
December 13, 2021 at 1:56 pm

A&W is turning old and leftover promotional apparel into a fresh new streetwear collection called the "Thrift Store Collection." Each of the 47 pieces is unique and made from upcycled promotional items, some of which feature a Frankenstein-esque, "sewn-together" look...

2021 Wrap-Up: Our Most-Read Stories of the Year
December 13, 2021 at 12:41 pm

In all our years covering the promotional products industry, this might be the most eventful year we've experienced. With so many big stories, it's easy to forget about some of the things we published in 2021. So, in case you need a refresher like we do, here are the 10 most-read Promo Marketing stories from 2021...

Mark Gammon Promoted to CEO of Cap America
December 13, 2021 at 10:47 am

Cap America, Fredericktown, Missouri, announced that Mark Gammon, currently the company's president and chief operating officer, has been appointed to CEO. Gammon will assume the new role on Jan. 1, 2022, the start of the company's new fiscal year. Gammon succeeds founder and current CEO Phil Page...