Supplier News

BamBams Hires Maria Zezzo as Marketing Manager
April 11, 2022 at 12:46 pm

BamBams recently hired Maria Zezzo as marketing manager. Zezzo grew up in and around the industry, learning from her father, Dana Zezzo, and older sister, Megan Zezzo. She will be active in managing BamBams' marketing efforts and brings with her experience interning with Proforma, as a sales associate with ASB, and most recently working for FAST Platform as an account manager...

Maple Ridge Farms Supports Ukraine Relief Efforts
April 7, 2022 at 10:00 am

Maple Ridge Farms, Mosinee, Wisconsin, has pledged to support CARE’s Ukraine Crisis Fund by donating 10% of its sales through April 30, 2022. CARE’s Ukraine Crisis Fund aims at reaching 4 million people with immediate emergency assistance, prioritizing innocent families, women and girls, and the elderly...

Koozie Group Committed to Environmental Stewardship
April 5, 2022 at 9:53 am

As part of Keep it. Give it., the company’s vision for positive social impact and increased sustainability, Koozie Group is focusing its environmental efforts in five areas where it strives to improve sustainability, including facilities, transportation, packaging, recycling and products. Environmental stewardship is one of the four key focus areas of...

Orbus' Kara Barker Named PPAF Board Vice President for 2022
April 4, 2022 at 9:52 am

Orbus Exhibit & Display Group announced that Kara Barker, field sales representative, has been named Promotional Products Association of Florida (PPAF) vice president of the board of directors for 2022. Barker has been serving on the PPAF board of directors as treasurer since January 2020...

Vantage Apparel Sponsors Clean Ocean Action Beach Sweeps
March 30, 2022 at 10:21 am

Vantage Apparel is sponsoring the Clean Ocean Action Beach Sweeps for 2022. The company has been a site sponsor for the bi-annual event since its first involvement in 2019 and will now become a state sponsor as of this year. The next sweep will take place Saturday April 9, 2022, at more than 60 locations along the New Jersey coastline...

Koozie Group Prioritizing Safety and Social Responsibility
March 29, 2022 at 2:15 pm

Koozie Group is driving industry innovation with hundreds of new products annually, and doing so while prioritizing safety and social responsibility. This priority is one of the four key areas of Keep it. Give it., Koozie Group’s vision for positive social impact and increased sustainability. The company launched the program in 2020 to ensure that...

AAkron Line Acquires The Allen Company
March 28, 2022 at 12:00 pm

AAkron Line, Akron, New York, announced today that it has acquired The Allen Company. AllenColorcraft will stop accepting orders on Tuesday, March 29, and will ship all open orders the following week. AAkron will begin accepting orders for AllenColorcraft products on Monday, April 4...

Nassau Candy Pledges $25,000 to Ukraine Humanitarian Efforts
March 28, 2022 at 11:45 am

Nassau Candy, the wholesale manufacturer of specialty and private label confections based in Hicksville, New York, recently announced that it has pledged $25,000 to Ukraine humanitarian support efforts. The monies pledged will go towards efforts to aid the people of Ukraine and to assist those who are on the ground providing...

AAA Innovations Launches ‘Plant-A-Tree’ Program in Partnership With American Forests
March 22, 2022 at 10:20 am

AAA Innovations announced a partnership with American Forests, the oldest national conservation organization in the U.S. As part of AAA Innovations’ commitment to sustainability and environmental leadership, the company introduced the Plant-A-Tree Program, where it will plant one tree for every wood market umbrella sold...

Koozie Group Promotes Phil Gergen to Senior Vice President of Technology
March 21, 2022 at 10:24 am

Koozie Group, Clearwater, Florida, recently announced the promotion of Phil Gergen to the role of senior vice president of technology. Gergen, who was most recently vice president of information technology, was promoted on March 3. In his new position, he will lead the entire technology team...