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iClick Hires Regional Sales Manager for Midwest
March 2, 2016 at 4:44 pm

iClick, Seattle, announced that Melinda Marr will represent the tech supplier as a regional sales manager for the Midwest territory. This territory includes North and South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. Marr, a 20-year veteran in the promotional…

10 Tote Bag Promotions Clients are Sure to Love
March 2, 2016 at 4:27 pm

While studying abroad in Europe my junior year of college, I purchased my favorite souvenir during a trip to London’s Portobello Market: a canvas tote bag. It was simple enough—text on the front and an image of colorful row homes on the back—but I fell in love. Even better, local schoolchildren drew the image to…

NBA Turns to '90s Nostalgia for Promotional Push
March 2, 2016 at 4:06 pm

The '90s have been making a full comeback lately in everything from fashion to television programming. Now, the NBA is following suit, attempting to capitalize on its nostalgic fan base with '90s theme nights and promotional products. SB Nation highlighted some of the throwback merchandise…

Video: PM News Top Headlines for February 2016
March 1, 2016 at 7:39 pm

February 2016 was a pivotal time for news in the promotional products industry with everything from slave labor reform to BIC Group's CEO stepping down. Lucky for you, Promo Marketing has combed the top headlines to bring you a condensed version of the month's biggest stories. Stay updated on all the latest information with Promo Marketing…

New Container Shipping Rule Could Cause Port Congestion
March 1, 2016 at 6:32 pm

A collection of global shipping logistics companies sent a letter to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to clarify details on a new container-weighing requirement that could make big changes in the global shipping industry. According to The Wall Street Journal, the Global Consolidators Working…

New Scribble Pen Replicates Any Color with Scanner
March 1, 2016 at 4:50 pm

For those of you who answer the question, "What's your favorite color?" with "rainbow," there may finally be the perfect pen for you. The Scribble Pen uses a special ink cartridge and scanner to replicate any color with both a ballpoint pen tip and stylus tip for tablets. According to Mashable, the Scribble Pen allows…

Aprons Etc. Launches New 2016 Product Line
March 1, 2016 at 4:18 pm

Aprons Etc., a textile promotional products supplier, launched a new product line in 2016—Fast and Free. The line provides five-day production to in-hand delivery in the U.S. or Canada with free shipping. This upgraded delivery service and new standard production applies to select styles of table covers and flags in the 2016 event display category. For…

McDonald's Sweden Enters Virtual Reality with Promo
March 1, 2016 at 3:57 pm

McDonald's Sweden is trying something new with its Happy Meal boxes: virtual reality headsets. According to Adweek, the promotion is connected to the Swedish "Sportlov" holiday, when many families hit the slopes for a week of skiing. The virtual reality viewers, named Happy Goggles,…

4 Children's Promotions for Leap Day Babies
February 29, 2016 at 7:23 pm

Today is leap day, which only happens every four years. Those who were born on Feb. 29 only get to celebrate every four years, which means (because of science) that they only have birthdays every four years. So, for all of you leap day babies who think you're turning 40 this year, you're really only turning…

University of Utah Ditches Merchandiser After Questionable T-shirt Post
February 29, 2016 at 6:35 pm

The University of Utah Trademarks and Licensing Program said it will no longer do business with a Salt Lake City-based merchandise company following a post on social media of an inappropriate T-shirt. According to KSL.com, Offside Apparel, an independent business that sells Utah Utes memorabilia, posted a photo of another company's design poking fun at…