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8 Simple Steps to Protect Your Distributor Website From Hackers
December 2, 2021 at 11:24 am

The recent GoDaddy security breach exposed over a million users' websites and email accounts. Keeping your online properties safe is one of the most important things you can do to protect yourself and your business. The good news is, there are a few things you can do that don't involve that much technical know-how...

Tekweld Hires David Heldt as Marketing Director
December 2, 2021 at 11:58 am

Tekweld, Hauppauge, New York, announced that it has hired David Heldt as marketing director. Heldt previously served as marketing manager at Super Enterprises, a Northeast distributor of Marvin windows and doors. Heldt joined Tekweld on Nov. 1, and brings 26 years of marketing experience in distributor and buying group business models...

A24 Added a Permanent Vintage Movie Merch Store to Its Site
December 1, 2021 at 2:04 pm

A24 is proving once again that one man’s outdated promotional movie merchandise is another man’s promotional movie treasure. After the trendy movie distribution company held a successful series of auctions, selling a huge swath of movie promos across multiple decades, A24 is again selling a collection of vintage movie gear...

RBO PrintLogistix Names Michael Turner Vice President of Information Technology
December 1, 2021 at 1:52 pm

RBO PrintLogistix has tapped Michael Turner as its new vice president of information technology. The former director of IT at DataSource Inc. and solutions architect for Banner Solutions stepped into his new role as vice president of information technology in March 2021. Turner holds licenses and certifications in multiple areas, including...

Gildan Activewear Announces Record Third-Quarter Financial Figures
December 1, 2021 at 1:06 pm

Gildan Activewear, Montreal, released its Q3 financial results last month, showing record third-quarter sales of $802 million (up 33% over last year), record GAAP diluted EPS of $0.95 (up 167% over 2020) and record third-quarter free cash flow of $232 million. Strong gross margin expansion drove operating margin of 25.1%, and...

Legal Battle Between Peloton and Lululemon Heats Up Over Athletic Apparel
December 1, 2021 at 11:26 am

Lululemon on Monday filed a patent lawsuit against Peloton claiming that the company has infringed on Lululemon’s intellectual property. Earlier this year, Peloton announced its own athletic apparel line, and now things are heating up in what looks like will be a legal battle between the two brands...

Arby's Takes Advantage of NCAA NIL Rule Change for 'Arby's for RBs' Merch Box Campaign
November 30, 2021 at 8:19 am

Arby's is giving college football running backs $500 and a box of branded merch for saying they're eating at Arby's. It's part of the cleverly-named "Arby's RBs" sponsorship program. The first 200 D-1 running backs to post “Tonight, I’m getting Arby’s” on Instagram or Twitter will receive the cash and merch box...