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Trade Shows: Will People Attend?
May 13, 2020 at 2:40 pm

We are in uncharted waters. We find ourselves longing for the days of boring sales meetings, live training events, and conferences.

Every Major U.S. Pro Sports League Is Now Selling Branded Masks
May 12, 2020 at 12:53 pm

We've missed sports immensely since the middle of March, and the news of MLB's possible July restart provides us hope. As a part of our fandom, we are also happy to report that with the recent inclusion of MLB, branded masks are available for supporters of every major U.S. pro sports league, a possible indicator of more widespread mask sales opportunities...

Selling Promotional T-shirts: Meaningful Messages and Long-Term Trends
April 29, 2020 at 2:01 pm

Apparel suppliers with the technical capability to do so have added face masks and other personal protective equipment to their offerings. And while those items might be seeing the bulk of interest and orders right now, other branded apparel still has a role to play. That's especially true of T-shirts, which have played a critical role in...

5B’s Embroidery & Screen Print Shifts to PPE Production, Protects Employees
May 12, 2020 at 9:50 am

With growing concerns due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Ohio, 5B’s Embroidery & Screen Print, Zanesville, Ohio, has shifted its focus to joining the fight. 5B’s started making masks for the local hospital and then selling face coverings on its online retail store, all while adhering to the CDC’s social distancing guidelines. Beginning in late…

The Vernon Company Names PCNA 2019 Supplier of the Year
May 11, 2020 at 12:02 pm

The Vernon Company, Newton, Iowa,  recently recognized Polyconcept North America (PCNA) with the 2019 Supplier of the Year Award during the company’s annual national sales meeting. The Supplier of the Year Award is given annually to the industry supplier that provides the best overall service to The Vernon Company and its customers. The award is…

7 Promotional Products for National Nurses Week
May 7, 2020 at 3:29 pm

National Nurses is a chance to show appreciation for everything nurses do on a daily basis, and it's especially important now as nurses battle the COVID-19 pandemic. While one week isn't enough to show our thanks, here are seven promotional products ideas to suggest to clients for National Nurses week, or just for any sort of health worker appreciation program...