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Smart Pen Made of Pure Copper Debuts at CES
January 5, 2016 at 3:58 pm

While Livescribe may have the recognition, it's by no means the only smart pen on the market. Here at CES, we got a peek at the Oree Stylograph, a beautiful ballpoint smart pen that's made of pure copper. In fact, it was a Kickstarter project that was fully…

'Star Wars' Fans Upset About Male-centric Monopoly Pieces
January 5, 2016 at 3:49 pm

"Star Wars" fans are upset that Rey, one of the starring characters of "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens," has been left out of merchandising, such as action figure sets, and that merchandisers have focused too heavily on male characters. Now, fans are upset that Rey is not included as a playing piece in…

Prime Line Acquires Jetline
January 5, 2016 at 9:41 am

Prime Line, Bridgeport, Conn., announced a deal in principle to acquire Jetline, Gaffney, S.C., from Gemini Manufacturing, which is scheduled to formally close later this month. “We are very excited to welcome Jetline to the Prime family and immediately start to give our distributor customers even more products and services to choose from,” said Prime…

FTC Stops Alleged Office Supply Scam
January 4, 2016 at 6:32 pm

Federal regulators accused a company called Liberty Supply Co., Gainesville, Texas, of using office supply sales to scam charitable organizations and small businesses. Last week, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that a federal court temporarily halted and froze assets of Liberty Supply Co. The announcement indicated that individuals from Liberty Supply Co., also doing…

Strän Promotional Solutions Hires Director of Operations
January 4, 2016 at 5:01 pm

Strän Promotional Solutions, Quincy, Mass., announced the hire of Nick Seagers as director of operations. Seagers will continue to build out Strän Promotional Solutions' internal operations and processes, as well as oversee multiple technology platforms used to meet the needs of the company's client base. Seagers is an e-commerce and fulfillment logistics professional with more…

Perry Ellis International Enters Partnership with United Legwear & Apparel Co.
January 4, 2016 at 4:18 pm

Perry Ellis International, Doral, Fla., today announced today that New York City-based United Legwear & Apparel Co. has become the master licensee of Pro Player, Perry Ellis International's heritage athletic brand with a 30-plus year history. Perry Ellis International will remain the licensor. In addition to selling branded apparel and accessories, Pro Player Stadium was home…

A Blueprint for the First Work Day of 2016
January 4, 2016 at 3:45 pm

It's a new year, a chance to start fresh. Before you get bogged down in the inevitable day-to-day details of running your business, now's the time to ponder and discuss long-term visions. For one thing, your mind probably has been away from the grind anyway. Chances are, over the holidays, you were already reading and…

Last Chance to Vote! PM Video Battle: Next Products Versus SayIt Promos
December 31, 2015 at 6:14 pm

Promo Marketing’s Video Battle pits two industry videos against each other for the chance at the ultimate bragging right: Being declared our readership’s absolute favorite. (Next up: We're gearing up for 2016. This last year was a great one for us, and we're looking forward to an even better one starting tomorrow!) Last week, Next…

The Knicks Have the Coolest T-shirt Cannon in Sports
December 31, 2015 at 5:07 pm

There's nothing like catching a free T-shirt at a basketball game. Heck, even former Beatles love it. But the New York Knicks have taken the T-shirt delivery system to the next level. Instead of a slingshot or a single-fire cannon, the Knicks are using a rapid-fire T-shirt cannon that blasts shirts into the crowd at Madison…