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Five of Our 2019 Fastest-Growing Distributors on How They Grew, Top Business Tips
July 10, 2019 at 12:17 pm

There's no such thing as too much advice on how to grow your business—especially when it comes from companies that have walked the walk. So, we asked a few standout promo distributors from our Fastest-Growing list for two things: 1) the story behind their success and 2) their top tip for other distributors looking to grow. Below, in their own words, they gave us the details...

Taco Bell Teams Up With T-Mobile for ‘T-MoBell’ Stores, Merch
July 17, 2019 at 1:38 pm

Wordplay comes with the territory of covering the promotional products industry, as companies are fond of distinguishing themselves via catchy puns and quirky titles in their marketing. Taco Bell and T-Mobile are sating our desire for a smile-inducing bit of wit—and all the accompanying merch—through their T-MoBell pop-up stores set to open next week. https://twitter.com/TMobile/status/1151142831387398144…

Leed's Partners With Welly
July 17, 2019 at 11:33 am

Leed’s and Welly, a Pittsburgh-based drinkware company, announced their exclusive partnership to bring environmentally-friendly, insulated bamboo drinkware to the promotional products industry. Leed’s will begin carrying a selection of Welly bottles in August 2019. “I created Welly to help the environment and give clean water to people in need,” said Ben Kander, Welly founder and…

Beast Gear Cooler
July 9, 2019 at 1:42 pm

Now that winter is officially over—and please, don’t return—everyone’s getting prepared for a summer of fun. Vacations, waterslides, amusement parks, outdoor get-togethers and the sweet smell of barbecue in the air. Those delicious ice cream shops that are finally open for business after a long dreary winter. The summer is known for bringing lasting memories…

Busch Pop-Up Shop Offers Limited Edition Merch (If You Can Find Its 'Secret Forest Location')
July 16, 2019 at 2:16 pm

Pop-up shops and Anheuser-Busch have proven consistent news sources for us, so when we learned that they would be uniting for a limited-edition merch campaign, our promotional products- and beer-loving sensitivities hopped to attention. Beginning today, Busch is using Twitter to drop clues on the location of its "Pop-Up Schop," which, yes, will be held in a "secret forest location"...

Geiger Opens Logistics Office in Rotterdam, Netherlands
July 16, 2019 at 1:16 pm

Lewiston, Maine-based distributor Geiger continues its European expansion with a new location in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Geiger's U.K.-based company, GeigerBTC, has opened a logistics office in Rotterdam as part of its overall strategic plan for supporting their global customers. Strategically located for international commerce, the logistics office acts as a hub for deliveries throughout Europe and…

Pop-Up Stores Are the New Normal in Music Merch
July 15, 2019 at 3:07 pm

The music industry is in a weird place right now. In the past, it was simple. Artists make albums, people buy those albums at the record store, then go see the artists in concert and buy merchandise while they're there. Things aren't so simple anymore, and it's forced artists to rethink the way they market…

Tim Fox and Joe Owens to Rep HUB Pen and Beacon Promotions in Midwest
July 15, 2019 at 11:45 am

HUB Promotional Group, Braintree, Mass., announced that that Tim Fox and Joe Owens will now represent the HUB Pen and Beacon Promotions lines in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Pennsylvania. Fox has been working with HUB for four years, and helped the company to win the New England Promotional…