American Ad Bag

Have We Met?
October 3, 2014

As you're reading this, I'm headed back from a great end-user event at Shumsky. The QCA Distributor Advocacy Council member gathered folks...

What Does This Mean for Your Business?
November 1, 2012

LinkedIn has added a new “click” feature that enables you to very easily “endorse” people for their expertise in the skill areas listed on their LinkedIn profile. A recent article from Social Media Examiner talks about this new feature and offers 6 Tips for Using the LinkedIn New Endorsements. Endorsements has been met with mixed reviews. But it does set the stage for additional dialogue on how social media connections turn into actual business relationships?

American Ad Bag and Otto International Begin QCA Certification Process
October 23, 2012

Fortune 1000 companies continue to focus on vetting their supply chains and requiring their partners to prove compliance. In order to meet these customer requirements, two more suppliers have begun taking the necessary, proactive steps to provide safe and compliant products. Woodstock, Illinois-based American Ad Bag and Ontario, California-based Otto International Inc. have applied to participate in the comprehensive compliance accreditation program developed by the Quality Certification Alliance (QCA), the promotional product industry's only independent, not- for-profit organization dedicated to helping companies provide safe products.

Who is Crazier... Our Clients... Or Us?
April 5, 2012

Anyone who has been in our industry a while has a few client horror stories to tell. I am no different. I do like to think, however, that in every cloudy rant there is a lesson that can be learned.

That's My Bag, Baby
February 1, 2012

Reusable tote and recyclable bags are the buddy film of the promotional industry: popular, reliable and guaranteed to be a blockbuster.

American Ad Bag Continues Fixed Plate Program
January 11, 2010

American Ad Bag, Woodstock, Ill. announced the company will continue its “Fixed Plate Program” for 2010.  American Ad Bag introduced the program in 2009 to help distributors give a quick quote on a project by allowing them to know plate costs up front.