The Quality Certification Alliance (QCA), the promotional product industry's only independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping companies provide safe products, has awarded QCA Accreditation to Hit Promotional Products, located in Largo, Fla.
The Quality Certification Alliance has negotiated with ink suppliers Marabu and Ink Cups Now (ICN) to test their entire lines used for promotional products manufacturing. Additionally, five other suppliers' inks that are frequently used by manufacturers of promotional products were tested.
Netherlands-based global promotional industry leader Polyconcept, parent company of Polyconcept North America which includes Bullet, JournalBooks and Leed's, announced the appointment of Michael Bernstein as its new chairman and chief executive officer. Bernstein will be replacing Philippe Varnier.
Polyconcept North America, parent company of Leed's, Bullet and JournalBooks, today announced the hire of Ron Neugold as senior vice president of sales and market development.
Field sales manager Kim Coen has joined the award-winning sales team at Polyconcept North America.
JournalBooks/Timeplanner Calendars today unveiled a new line of "PerfectBound" notebooks as part of an aggressive product line extension of their made-to-order stationery products.
Calibre International is the latest supplier to apply to participate in the comprehensive compliance program developed by the Quality Certification Alliance, the promotional product industry's only independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping companies provide safe products.
Charlotte, North Carolina-based JournalBooks/Timeplanner Calendars today announced the promotion of Tim O'Boyle to the position of president. Since 2010, O'Boyle has served in the role of general manager of the company.
Norwood & BIC Graphic North America today announced that they have begun the accreditation process to join the Quality Certification Alliance's compliance program.
This week, Promo Marketing is looking at the stories that helped define 2011. Today, we'll be looking at the industry news in 2011: the mergers, moves, openings and closings that defined the promotional products world.