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Orbus Sales Rep Bill Roman Hosts PPAI Expo 2019 Educational Session
December 11, 2018 at 2:01 pm

Orbus Exhibit & Display Group, Woodbridge, Ill., will have senior field sales representative Bill Roman present an educational track at the 2019 PPAI Expo Education Session on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The session is titled "Build Your Business Selling Exhibits & Displays," and will cover the basic tools and…

Disney Really Doesn't Want People Reselling Its Theme Parks Merchandise
December 10, 2018 at 1:27 pm

Given that Disney consistently ranks among the world’s most reputable companies, nobody should have expected that it would let admirers of its goods continue to defy regulations. Hoping to preserve the integrity of its merchandise, the company has intensified the revocation of annual passes held by personal shoppers, those individuals who profit off the sales of theme park-purchased items...

InnerWorkings' Recently Appointed CEO On the Power of Partnerships
December 10, 2018 at 9:15 am

Each year, Print+Promo, Promo Marketing's sister publication, compiles its Top 50 distributors into one comprehensive list. The top earners for 2018 have implemented traditional cornerstones of business success to keep their firms healthy, but, more importantly, they understand that even the fanciest digital inkjet press or e-commerce system can't replace the value of relationships. These…

Midnite Snax Reunites With Jules Scheck Associates
December 10, 2018 at 11:55 am

Midnite Snax, Bethpage, N.Y., announced it is reuniting with Jules Scheck Associates (JSA) starting Jan. 1, 2019. JSA is a prominent manufacturer’s representative and consulting agency to major supplier firms and distributors in the promotional products industry...

How a Texas Grocery Chain Turned Promotional Tote Bags Into a Can't-Miss Event
December 7, 2018 at 12:18 pm

Back in March, a San Antonio-based grocery store debuted tote bags celebrating the late pop star Selena. The $2 tote bag resulted in lines stretching onto the sidewalk and a nearly instant sell out. Heck, the store's website even crashed as it got inundated with traffic. To meet the popular demand—bags sold for as high…

Beyoncé's 2018 Holiday Collection Proves She's Still Queen of Branded Merch
December 7, 2018 at 11:31 am

The Holidayoncé collection includes items like hoodies and crewneck sweatshirts, joggers, cropped and full-length tees, a knit scarf, a tote, mugs and—quite possibly our favorite items—the new ornaments and wrapping paper with symbols from Beyoncé's crest. Here are our favorites...

Proforma Announces New $10 Million Technology Platform
December 7, 2018 at 11:37 am

Proforma, Cleveland, has announced the January 2019 pre-release of ProVision2, a new business management technology platform providing owners with powerful business insights, metrics and efficient order entry. Proforma has invested more than $10 million over the past three years developing ProVision2, which has been in the beta phase for the past two years. To date,…