Healthy, Wealthy & Well
February 1, 2010

HEALTH-RELATED MARKETING messages may be among the most persistent and ever-present of the modern era. Lose weight, eat right and quit smoking. Get six-pack abs, remember to wash your hands and watch out for restless leg syndrome. Try this new form of diabetes testing, this new multivitamin or this new sleeping aid.

QCA Certification Alliance Membership Expands
December 22, 2009

Brent Stone, QCA executive director–operations, noted since the Quality Certification Alliance (QCA), Chicago, opened for membership in July, he has had conversations with promotional product industry suppliers that recognize the competitive advantage that comes with successful completion of independent, third-party audits but are unsure how to begin the process.

Jetline Announces South Carolina Expansion Plans
October 6, 2009

Promotional products industry supplier Jetline has finalized plans to relocate print and warehousing operations to expanded facilities located in the Spartanburg, S.C. metropolitan area beginning later this fall. The 147,000 square foot facility, located 15 minutes northeast of Spartanburg in Gaffney, S.C.

Jetline Appoints Megan Erber to New Position
August 18, 2009

Jetline, Mount Vernon, N.Y., announced the appointment of Megan Erber to the newly created position of director–Internet sales. Erber, previously of industry

Jetline Announces Expansion Plans
July 28, 2009

Industry supplier Jetline, based in Mount Vernon, N.Y., announced it is in the process of examining additional plant locations to address increased capacity requirements resulting from double-digit annual growth.

Live From PROMOTIONS EAST: Rave Reviews for 2009 Show
June 3, 2009

PROMOTIONS EAST 2009, Atlantic City, N.J., enjoyed another successful day of exhibits on Wednesday, June 3.  After day two attendence exceeded 2008 totals, the final day of the show did not disappoint. With distributors taking part in a "Walk It To Win It" promotion sponsored by Jetline, Yonkers, N.Y., attendance numbers remained strong.PROMOTIONS EAST 2009, Atlantic City, N.J., enjoyed another successful day of exhibits on Wednesday, June 3.  After attendance on Tuesday, the second day of the  trade show exceeded 2008 totals,

Gemini Manufacturing Announces 24-Hour Rush Program
January 20, 2009

Yonkers, New York-based Gemini Manufacturing, maker of Jetline, announced the launch of a free 24-hour rush service. The service, which started January 2, offers distributors access to more than 1,000 promotional solutions. “Now, more than ever, it is important to provide flexibility in buying to both our distributor partners as well as to their end-user customers,” said Jetline president Eric Levin. “Many purchasing decisions will be made with little lead time as end-users work outside of the annual budget structure that they have accustomed to in the past,” Levin concluded.