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Label Stories: Environmentally Conscious Plant
June 10, 2019 at 12:47 pm

You just got a request to bid 40,000 four-color paper labels on a 48-hour turnaround. It’s safe to say trees may not be the first things on your mind. But they’re on our minds, because using environmentally-certified, sustainable materials is a big part of who we are. So, in addition to fast, high-quality, high-value printing, we can help you pass a special “bonus” on to your customers...

Arizona Promotional Products Association Raises Funds for Local Middle School Class
June 14, 2019 at 10:24 am

On Tuesday, June 4, the philanthropy committee of the Arizona Promotional Products Association (AzPPA) hosted a fundraising event for a class at Palo Verde Middle School in Phoenix as part of its Family Fun Event at the Main Event in Tempe, Ariz. The event collected more than $300 in cash donations for the class, along…

DJ Khaled's Billboard Dreams Were Squashed by His Own Merch Bundling
June 13, 2019 at 1:49 pm

DJ Khaled bundled his new album "Father of Asahd" on Shop.com (via its parent company Market America). Only, instead of offering shirts or wristbands, like many other artists do, he bundled it with energy drinks similar to those 5-Hour Energy shots. Seems fine, right? Then why is Khaled so mad...

There’s Only One Blockbuster Store Left, But Now There’s a Blockbuster Board Game
June 13, 2019 at 12:16 pm

We're feeling irrepressibly nostalgic today thanks to Big Potato Games. That's because fellow lovers of the past and all-things cinematic can now play the Blockbuster Board Game, available at Target and at the last remaining Blockbuster Video store in Bend, Ore., with the amazing creation destined to have us rewind our brains to a different…

The Magnet Group Hires Mid-Atlantic Sales Manager
June 13, 2019 at 11:11 am

The Magnet Group, Washington, Mo., announced that it has hired industry veteran Robin Daniel as its Mid-Atlantic regional sales manager. Daniel will be responsible for accounts in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. “Robin is an extremely intelligent, professional and driven individual," Joe Huber, national sales manager for…

The Logo Design and Branding Trends of 2019
June 12, 2019 at 12:53 pm

Psychologists and other experts frequently tell us that there exists no one way to live a good life, and, as more research emerges, trend followers are reporting that the same principle applies to logo design and branding pursuits. Through the Logo Lounge’s 2019 Logo Trend Report, businesses and prospective entrepreneurs can enjoy an immersive look…

Chris Anderson Named CEO of HUB Promotional Group
June 12, 2019 at 10:02 am

HUB Promotional Group, Braintree, Mass., announced today that Chris Anderson will become the company's new CEO on June 14. Anderson, formerly chief operating officer for the company, will fill the role vacated by Joe Fleming following his resignation as CEO. "I am thrilled and humbled by the opportunity to lead HPG," Anderson said in a…

Alternative Apparel Launches New Go-To Collection
June 12, 2019 at 11:13 am

Alternative Apparel, Atlanta, announced the launch of the Go-To Collection, 12 fashion basics positioned as entry points into the premium brand. With the Go-To Collection, Alternative now provides a solution at every price point in the fashion category. The soft, sustainably made, retail-inspired collection includes 10 existing and two new styles, all with competitive pricing.…