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What Distributors Can Learn from Hackers and Skateboarding's Sticker Culture
December 21, 2022 at 1:37 pm

Hackers and skateboarders used stickers to signify to others that they were part of the clique. They were social capital. Now, stickers are a way to represent things like beer preferences, political ideology and more. Are your sticker promotions representing your end-users enough?

Stran Announces Acquisition of Premier NYC
December 21, 2022 at 9:16 am

Stran & Company, Quincy, MA, announced its acquisition of the assets and business of Premier Business Services (Premier NYC), Larchmont, NY. "We remain committed to our M&A growth strategy, and with over 30 years of experience in the promotional products industry, we expect Premier NYC to complement our capabilities and customer base," said Andy Shape,…

Don’t Cave on Price
December 20, 2022 at 10:27 am

Have you ever canceled a service only to be offered a lower price? Bill’s recent experience with this led him to this good advice.

Proforma Spreads Joy This Holiday Season by Sponsoring Tree Lighting Ceremony
December 20, 2022 at 10:05 am

Proforma, Cleveland, recently sponsored the tree lighting event at the May Dugan Center, a foundation that provides comprehensive services and programs to individuals and families throughout the Cleveland area. The May Dugan Center aims to enrich and advance the lives of people and their…

Margaritaville Joins Major League Pickleball as Marquee Sponsor
December 19, 2022 at 11:20 am

Margaritaville knows the power of good experiential branding and logo placement. So, its decision to become the marquee sponsor of Major League Pickleball shows that the growing sport is a huge opportunity for promotional products.

Snoop Dogg's Pet Product Line Is a Branding No-Brainer
December 19, 2022 at 10:59 am

Musicians have been making their way into the pet product space, with Dolly Parton and Korn vocalist Jonathan Davis starting their own lines of branded products. Now, in a move that seems obvious in hindsight, rapper Snoop Dogg is launching his own "Snoop Doggie Doggs" pet accessories brand.