Supplier News

Last Chance to Vote! Vote Now for the 2022 Supplier Excellence Awards!
September 8, 2022 at 11:43 am

It seems that every year presents a new set of challenges. Lately it's been the pandemic and supply chain holdups, among other things. But, no matter what suppliers face, they've found ways to go above and beyond for their distributor partners. It's time once again to celebrate the best of the best with our annual…

Dan Pantano Nominated to PPAI Board of Directors
August 30, 2022 at 10:42 am

alphabroder | Prime Line, Trevose, Pa., announced the nomination of its president and CEO, Dan Pantano, as a candidate for PPAI's incoming board of directors, due to serve from January 2023 until 2027. With his team, Pantano, has built a world-class sales and marketing organization, providing the support and guidance to put alphabroder into the…

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.

Sock 101 Adds Nina Bui to Traveling Sales Team
August 17, 2022 at 11:33 am

Sock 101, Lee's Summit, Missouri, welcomed Nina Bui to its traveling sales team. Bui was born and raised in Kansas City, with family from Vietnam and the oldest of her three siblings. Bui loves anything involving food, music and art. She is a quick learner and is knowledgeable in…

Tri-Mountain Announces Closing After Nearly 30 Years
August 17, 2022 at 11:21 am

Tri-Mountain announced yesterday that it will cease operations "in the near future" after almost 30 years in business. In a release, the company said that its stock, blank inventory will be available on a final sale business through tomorrow. Decorated orders already in the works will be delivered as planned, but Tri-Mountain won't accept...

Raining Rose Announces Promotions, Changes to Leadership Team
August 11, 2022 at 12:33 pm

Raining Rose Promos, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, announced that Kate Nash has been promoted to director of promotional sales and director of marketing. In addition, Nate Robson was promoted to vice president of sales and marketing over all divisions of Raining Rose Inc. The changes come in preparation for Raining Rose Promos’ continued growth and strategic expansion...

Goldstar Hires Jaymie Cook, MBA, CAS, as Northwest Regional Manager
August 9, 2022 at 9:07 am

Goldstar, San Diego, announced an expansion of its North America sales team by welcoming Jaymie Cook as the Northwest regional sales manager. Cook will assist in sustaining the success of Goldstar by helping distributors experience simplicity. A three-year industry expert and experienced sales manager, Cook will focus on building and expanding partnerships across her territory…

Sock Club Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Month-Long Celebration for Customers
August 4, 2022 at 10:04 am

Sock Club, Austin, Texas, announced it is giving free custom packaging to all domestic orders from 120 to 1,200 pairs through the end of the month as part of the company's ongoing 10th anniversary celebration. These efforts are in celebration of 10 years of business, and as a personal thank-you to its customers...