Researchers at Cornell University's Department of Fiber Science and Apparel Design have created a new machine that deconstructs woven or knit fabric so that old apparel can find new life outside of a landfill. Tasha Lewis, Ph.D., and Anil Netravali, Ph.D, said their creation can help create a "closed-loop system" to turn post-consumer textile waste into products...
Starline Inc. recently announced the selection of Rubin Malpica as the inside sales rep for the the company's Midwest North and Midwest East regions.
Logomark, Tustin, Calif., utilized $2 million in equipment and training in 2013 to meet expectations of timely delivery and exceptional service. That investment, coupled with dedication, resulted in higher industry ratings.
Starline Inc. recently announced that its sales representatives Patrick Reinecker, Rich Conroy and Jen Kruger have all won performance awards from outside organizations. Additionally, Ed Maloney, Blake Dugger and Doug Oslance have won internal sales performance awards.
MAGLITE recently announced that it will be entering the promotional/premiums and incentives industry as a direct supplier, as of January 1, 2014. The company will be handling these new markets through a new division called "MAGLITE PROMO DIRECT."
Marc Puglisi and Scott Kennis will be managing the new division. "Marc and Scott are a team with longstanding distinction and deep experience," said Anthony Maglica, company founder and owner. "With a combined record of accomplishment spanning 50 years, they are skilled relationship builders with a vast knowledge of the promotional products/premiums incentives industry. Marc and Scott have a long history with Mag Instrument and are well-known to many of our promotional products/premium incentive customers."
Grand Island, New York-based supplier Starline Inc. recently announced that its shipping partner, FedEx, has recently improved their service throughout the United States just in time for the holiday season. Service changes include expanded one-day service in the Ohio/Pennsylvania/New York area, two-day service in Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and areas of Texas, including Dallas and Houston, as well as three-day service to Oklahoma.
Starline USA Inc. recently announced it's now open later this holiday season to serve customers better with any inquiries or questions. Its customer care department is now open from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and as of October 14, its inside sales department will be open 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. from Monday to Thursday.
Starline USA has recently redistributed its sales representation for the Northeast territory. The company will continue to provide quality support and service for all of distributor's promotional selling needs with the following sales reps.
Starline USA Inc. recently announced the launch of its 2013 full line catalog and new products brochure, which included over 250 new products. This year's new products include the company's Vacuum Tumblers in Earth, Jewel and Energy colors series with a new patent-pending lid design, Bluetooth speakers, and a full new safety category with products such as hand protection, Bolle safety eye protection, head protection and Hi-Vis apparel. Other new products including CREE flashlights, quality knives and the Urban Peak line, which was designed to encompass versatility in both city and outdoor adventure lifestyles.
Alexander Manufacturing, a leading promotional products supplier based out of St. Louis, recently announced that Michael O'Connell has been appointed as president of the company. In this position at Alexander Manufacturing, he will be focused on driving growth for the company through the delivery of innovative products and services that meet the needs of the industry.