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Patagonia Sues Apparel Company Over 'Petrogonia' Line
February 11, 2020 at 1:58 pm

Patagonia is back in the lawsuit headlines after suing the makers of a "Petrogonia" apparel line. OC Media has been selling a full line of apparel, including T-shirts, hoodies, hats and more, with a logo pretty obviously based on the Patagonia Fitz Roy logo, only replaced with oil field imagery...

Navigating the Amazon Effect: Using Technology to Support Your People
February 11, 2020 at 12:40 pm

Not even a high-touch and highly creative industry like promotional products is immune to the “Amazon Effect.” That may have many distributors rushing towards an e-commerce model to meet buyer expectations—but before you completely throw out the traditional relationship-based model, let’s discuss...

AIA Adds Imprints by Joyce and MDM Pro to Distributor Community
February 11, 2020 at 2:39 pm

In the first month of 2020, AIA, Appleton, Wis., welcomed Imprints by Joyce and MDM Pro to its community of nearly 300 distributors and more than 3,000 supplier partners. These new owners will benefit from AIA's suite of business services, including technology, marketing, purchasing, financing and sales support...

Alternative Apparel Says Goodbye to Virgin Poly
February 10, 2020 at 10:37 am

Alternative Apparel, Norcross, Ga., announced that it will replace all virgin polyester with 100 percent recycled polyester in manufacturing beginning this year. This pledge to the planet makes the eco-focused apparel brand first in the printwear market to take this step...

Foxyware Manufactures Rhinestone J-Lo Mug After Super Bowl Ad
February 6, 2020 at 11:06 am

Foxyware announced that it manufactured the rhinestone emblazoned mugs sold on Jennifer Lopez's online shop. The one J-Lo actually used in a Super Bowl commercial is made with Swarovski stones, and is worth about $1,000. But, fans can get the recreation...

Nike’s 2020 Olympic Uniforms Will Be Made of Recycled Shoe Parts
February 7, 2020 at 1:43 pm

With the 2020 Olympics already set to include a nod to sustainability through medals crafted out of recycled cell phones, Nike is upping its commitment to the environment through designing the U.S. Olympic uniforms from treated shoe parts, among other components...

How Distributors Have Added $54,000 of Income With One Simple Phrase
February 3, 2020 at 2:08 pm

We know that distributors have thousands of promotional products to sell. However, by asking the question, “May I add a case of custom mints to your order today?” distributors have significantly increased their income with just those 12 words. Mints are the perfect add-on for any type of business, and help drive sustainable repeat business…

Orbus Donates More Than $14,600 to Charitable Institutions in 2019
February 7, 2020 at 8:57 am

Orbus Exhibit & Display Group, Woodridge, Ill., announced that it donated more than $14,600 to various charitable institutions in 2019. The Orbus Social and Cultural Committee organizes fundraising and team-building events throughout the year to ensure...