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World Emblem Growth Leads to Expansion in Mexico
April 18, 2016 at 3:30 pm

World Emblem Mexico, one of Miami-based World Emblem’s nine manufacturing locations, has doubled its manufacturing footprint and moved to a new 125,000 square-foot location in Aguascalientes, Mexico. World Emblem originally expanded to Mexico in 2005 by opening a 30,000…

MLB Unveils 2016 Special Holiday Uniforms
April 18, 2016 at 2:39 pm

Recently, major league sports teams nationwide have put forth initiatives to celebrate several international and national holidays. The NBA mandated all teams celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, and the MLB recently announced its plans to utilize special holiday uniforms during the 2016 season, according to ESPN. While in past years the MLB has released its…

Coleman Recalls Flashlights Due to Fire Hazard
April 15, 2016 at 5:21 pm

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that Coleman, Wichita, Kan., is recalling its CTAC Lithium-Ion Flashlights due to a fire hazard. The CPSC reported that the flashlights' batteries can overheat and ignite. The recall…

Stromberg Brand Umbrellas Hires Multi-line Sales Representative
April 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm

The Hudson Valley Umbrella Company, parent company of Valley Cottage, New York-based Stromberg Brand Umbrellas, has announced the hiring of 23-year industry veteran Jim Miller of Miller and Associates as its multi-line sales representative in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee. Miller…

Hub Pen Company Partners with Tenex Capital Management
April 15, 2016 at 12:56 pm

Hub Pen Company, Braintree, Mass., announced that, after an extensive search, the company has chosen Tenex Capital Management as its new partner to support growth, and to help its family shareholders and all others associated with Hub Pen Company achieve their personal and professional goals. Hub Pen Company will continue into its 57th year operating…

American Apparel Memo Alludes to Outsourcing, Layoffs
April 14, 2016 at 5:03 pm

Paula Schneider, CEO of Los Angeles-based American Apparel, reportedly sent an email to employees detailing numerous changes going on within the company. One such change being the possibility of outsourcing complicated items, such as denim, to a third-party company. However, the Los Angeles Times reported that Schneider stressed that the products still will be made…

HALO Branded Solutions Purchased by Audax Management Company
April 14, 2016 at 3:34 pm

HALO Branded Solutions, Sterling, Ill., announced that it has been purchased by Audax Management Company, a Boston-based private equity firm. "We are very pleased with our new partners at Audax," Marc Simon, CEO of HALO Branded Solutions, said in a press release. "They are a prestigious investment firm with a proven track record of building…

PPAI Announces 2016 Legislators of the Year
April 14, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), Irving, Texas, will present two Legislator of the Year Awards. Rep. Steve Chabot, R-Ohio; and Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., will be recognized at its seventh annual PPAI Legislative Education and Action Day…