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Staples Is Trying to Buy Office Depot Again (and Thanks to Amazon, It Might Work)
January 15, 2021 at 12:03 pm

Five years after the Federal Trade Commission put a stop to it, Staples Inc. is once again trying to buy its old competitor, Office Depot. Staples has reportedly put up an offer of $2.1 billion for Office Depot’s parent company, ODB Corp. Part of the plan involves working directly with the ODP board to tailor a merger plan that fits within FTC confines...

Logomark Launches Virtual Brand Experience
January 15, 2021 at 10:15 am

Logomark, Tustin, Calif., announced the launch of the Logomark Virtual Brand Experience, a four-room virtual design center, where customers can explore Logomark’s broad range of products. With its state-of-the-art Virtual Brand Experience, Logomark has created a web-based environment that is easy to navigate, user-friendly and...

Logomark Launches Virtual Brand Experience
January 15, 2021 at 10:15 am

Logomark, Tustin, Calif., announced the launch of the Logomark Virtual Brand Experience, a four-room virtual design center, where customers can explore Logomark’s broad range of products. With its state-of-the-art Virtual Brand Experience, Logomark has created a web-based environment that is easy to navigate, user-friendly and...

Koozie Group Debuts New 'Keep It. Give It.' Social Impact and Sustainability Commitment
January 14, 2021 at 9:46 am

Koozie Group, Clearwater, Fla., (previously BIC Graphic North America), has implemented an expanded social impact and sustainability commitment called “Keep It. Give It.” The program is new for the supplier, and aligns with its mission to keep the good going by leaving a positive, lasting impact with the solutions and experiences it delivers...

Traditional Promotional Product Categories Bounce Back (and Other Product Demand Trends)
January 13, 2021 at 1:59 pm

Our third look at the pandemic's impact on the promotional products industry showed that sales are continuing to decline in the industry overall, but for the first time since the spring, the decline is starting to level out. More encouraging is that several product categories are now performing well compared to their pandemic lows—and some of them may be surprising...

Amazon Removes All QAnon Merchandise From Marketplace
January 13, 2021 at 2:07 pm

On Monday, Amazon announced that third-party listings for QAnon merchandise would no longer be allowed on its platform, citing its terms of service, which prohibit selling products that “promote, incite, or glorify hate or violence toward any person or group"...