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Logomark to Showcase New Items at PPAI Expo
December 31, 2015 at 4:49 pm

Logomark, Tustin, Calif., will showcase its newest products for 2016 as well as its design platform, MyLogomark Marketing Hub, at the upcoming Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Expo 2016, held Jan. 10-14 in Las Vegas. Logomark will occupy a 4,000-square-foot space at booth No. 2713. During the expo, Logomark will demonstrate its new marketing platform…

Imprint Plus Debuts Design and Print Mighty Badge Software
December 31, 2015 at 4:29 pm

Imprint Plus, Richmond, British Columbia, is showcasing its Mighty Badge kits and new Design and Print online software at the PPAI Expo, held Jan. 10-14 in Las Vegas. The Mighty Badge name badge and signage kits from Imprint Plus let users create…

How Will 3-D Printing Affect the Apparel Industry?
December 31, 2015 at 4:05 pm

Although we believe that many apparel companies have developed competitive advantages enabling them to earn outsize returns, for the most part we see these competitive advantages as shorter term in nature, thus falling more toward the narrow-moat end of the scale. As fashion trends change to reflect the values and cultural identity of the times,…

A Look Back at the Year’s Freshest Logo Reboots
December 31, 2015 at 3:59 pm

Late this summer, when Google announced the birth of its new holding company Alphabet, we reached out to a handful of our favorite graphic designers to get their take on the new company’s logo. One of them was Michael Bierut, a Pentagram partner and the creator of high-profile branding work for the likes of Verizon,…

FedEx Says Late Orders Contributed to Holiday Backup
December 30, 2015 at 6:33 pm

FedEx indicated that late delivery on some holiday packages was due to volumes that "far exceeded all previous records," according to The Boston Globe. Last week, the shipping company blamed bad weather for possible tardiness. FedEx said in a statement to The Boston Globe that it received "an unprecedented surge of last-minute e-commerce shipments," which…

Openers Plus Featured on 'World's Greatest'
December 30, 2015 at 6:22 pm

Openers Plus, Costa Mesa, Calif., will be featured on the TV show "World's Greatest," highlighting the company's bottle openers. "Openers Plus has been creating the best bottle openers for a long time," said Jim Wysopal, president of Openers Plus. "It's really nice to now be the 'World's Greatest' bottle openers." Wysopal said the company's use…

Prime Line Announces Prime Madness Contest
December 30, 2015 at 6:05 pm

Prime Line, Bridgeport, Conn., announced its “Prime Madness” sales contest, which offers distributors prizes, such as Final Four tickets, Samsung TVs, Apple products and Amazon gift cards, for each order of $7,500 or more. The contest runs Jan. 1 through Feb. 29, 2016, and is open to U.S. and Canadian distributors. Prize options and contest…

Cintas Corporation Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Results
December 30, 2015 at 5:06 pm

Cintas Corporation, Cincinnati, reported results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2016 ended Nov. 30, 2015. Revenue for the second quarter of fiscal year 2016 was $1.22 billion, an increase of 8.5 percent over the prior year period. Organic growth, which adjusts for the impacts of acquisitions and foreign currency exchange rate fluctuations, was…

Hirsch Gift Inc. Hires Five Multi-line Representatives
December 30, 2015 at 4:37 pm

Hirsch Gift Inc., Houston, Texas, has hired five new multi-line representatives to join the supplier's outside sales team in January 2016. Scott Blankenship of Blankenship Marketing Group will represent Hirsch Gift Inc. in Arkansas, Oklahoma and North Texas; Sharon Wohlleber of The Integrity Sales Group will cover Louisiana and South Texas; Anne Piotter of Cannon…