Supply Chain

AAA Innovations Begins Transition to Eco-Friendly Materials
November 11, 2022 at 9:46 am

AAA Innovations, Norwood, New Jersey, announced it will be the first major supplier to transition its entire product offering to eco-friendly materials. Most importantly, this will be accomplished without raising prices. "I want AAA Innovations to have a real impact on the environment and to help change the perception of our industry," says Jeffrey Nanus,…

FedEx Expects Lower Holiday Season Ground Shipping Volume
October 10, 2022 at 11:37 am

FedEx's e-commerce delivery division announced last week that it expects lower volume forecasts as customers ship fewer packages during the holiday season. Reuters obtained an internal memo to 6,000 independent contractors who handle the delivery and trucking for FedEx Ground in the U.S., which says the company expects" downward adjustments to volume forecasts. "These changes…

Koozie Group Promotes Brian Lynch to VP of Supply Chain
September 26, 2022 at 11:24 am

Koozie Group, Clearwater, Fla., announced the promotion of Brian Lynch to vice president of supply chain. In this role, Lynch reports directly to COO Blair Hawley. His responsibilities include overseeing the supply chain planning and logistics function of the company. Lynch has more than 15 years of experience at Koozie Group, serving most recently as…

California Tattoos Adds Katie Winslow to Marketing Team
August 15, 2022 at 11:06 am

California Tattoos (CTI), Tuscon, Arizona, announced that Katie Winslow is its new marketing coordinator. Winslow will handle a variety of marketing functions, including social media, public relations, community outreach and more. Winslow joins CTI with two years of promo distributor experience, where she was an account manager developing extensive…

Arch Promo Group Acquires StrombergBrand Umbrellas
July 20, 2022 at 10:57 am

Arch Promo Group, Roxana, Illinois, announced that it has acquired Hudson Valley Umbrella Company Inc., dba StrombergBrand Umbrellas, the supplier of custom printed rain umbrellas, patio umbrellas and more. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. The acquisition will expand Arch Promo Group’s offering to the promotional products industry...

alphabroder | Prime Line Launches Source Abroad Apparel
June 28, 2022 at 11:28 am

Prime Line, the hard goods division of Trevose, Pennsylvania-based alphabroder, today announced the launch of Source Abroad Apparel. Source Abroad Apparel will allow customers to achieve a unique look for any industry or vertical. Customers can create an original designed layout, from eight different silhouettes ranging from tees to polos and fleece...

Biden Administration 'Considering' Reducing China Tariffs to Ease Inflation
May 23, 2022 at 11:01 am

President Biden has so far left the Trump administration's China tariffs mostly intact, but with inflation still running wild, that could soon change. Reuters reported that U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is urging the Biden administration to consider reducing or eliminating some tariffs on Chinese goods as a means of mitigating rising prices for consumer goods...