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My Corporate Expressions Joins Proforma Network
May 1, 2019 at 1:37 pm

Brian Fitch, owner of My Corporate Expressions, has affiliated with Proforma, the $500 million leading network of promotional products and printing distributors, to access its technology platforms and expansive product offerings, services and support. “My decision to join Proforma was driven by their technology and business support,” said Fitch. “I researched all of the other…

Check Out These 3 Colors for Spring
April 30, 2019 at 2:12 pm

Ahh, Spring! Fresh chilly mornings followed by blazing hot afternoons! Even though we can’t control the weather, we can make sure that you have 2019's spring fashion all mapped out! It's time to look fresh and feel good. With all the new spring trends coming in, this article has got you covered with a short…

AIA Corporation's David Woods Remembered by Friends, Colleagues
April 30, 2019 at 1:56 pm

AIA Corporation, Neenah, Wisc., yesterday announced the passing of former CEO David Woods. The statement released yesterday by Matt Gresge, current CEO, reads: At AIA, we have heavy hearts as we learn about the loss of our colleague and friend, David Woods, who served as CEO of AIA from 2003-2016. David was one in a…

Rapper 50 Cent Sells T-shirts in Instagram Feud, Raises $300K Overnight
April 30, 2019 at 1:48 pm

With plenty of assets in the bank, rapper 50 Cent loaned $1 million to noted film and television producer Randall Emmett, but the borrower’s inability to pay back all of the seven-figure loan after more than six years led 50 Cent to demand the rest by yesterday. That resulted, naturally, in a series of T-shirts 50 Cent began hawking on Instagram...

What Costco Overtaking Amazon in Customer Satisfaction Means to Marketers
April 30, 2019 at 1:57 pm

Now that the first quarter of 2019 is over, there’s one company (in particular) that has a few of us as confused and contemplative as the iconic business baboon. Hint: This retail giant is no longer No. 1 in customer satisfaction. Let’s see if you can guess which industry giant we’re talking about with these…

Charles River Apparel Launches a New Philanthropic Initiative for 2019: Clothing for a Cause
April 30, 2019 at 1:24 pm

Charles River Apparel, Sharon, Mass., launched Charles River Cares, its charitable giving program, in 2010 with the mission of expanding Charles River Apparel’s philanthropic impact in the community. This year, in addition to its core programs, and building off of last year’s Colors for a Cause, Charles River has launched Clothing for a Cause. Charles…

Promo Industry Professional Killed in Synagogue Attack Hailed as Hero
April 29, 2019 at 1:19 pm

News reports confirmed this weekend that the woman killed in the shooting at Chabad of Poway, a synagogue based in Poway, Calif., was Lori Gilbert-Kaye, 60, a promotional products industry professional for Pro Specialties Group Inc. A story published yesterday in USA Today painted a picture of Gilbert-Kaye heroically defending the synagogue's rabbi as he…

Quick Facebook Tips for Promotional Products Businesses
April 29, 2019 at 1:48 pm

Facebook is a great tool 
to connect with friends and family you haven’t seen in a while (or to remind you about upcoming birthdays). But, if you’re not using it for your business, you might be missing out on a great opportunity...

Why the NFL Made the University of Kentucky Take Down a Giant Banner
April 29, 2019 at 1:45 pm

The NFL decided to flex its muscles against 260-pound defensive end Josh Allen's alma mater, the University of Kentucky, ahead of his selection at No. 7 overall in the NFL draft. The league demanded that the school remove an enormous banner that celebrated the star because of the item’s unauthorized use of its logo...

HanesBrands Celebrates National Park Week
April 29, 2019 at 11:49 am

HanesBrands Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., the official apparel supplier of the National Park Foundation and a premier partner of the Find Your Park/Encuentra Tu Parque movement, celebrated National Park Week at the Alternative Apparel retail store in Venice, Calif. From…