PPAI Expo East 2016 and the Imprinted Sportswear Show were held last week at the Atlantic City Convention Center. Thousands of suppliers and distributors walked the show floor looking for new products, unique marketing ideas, the latest decorating techniques and, most importantly, something good for lunch. Promo Marketing went to the convention to help you find the…
Gift giving is an art. Make a lasting impression, and show the recipient you’re thinking of them. Give the Tune Squad T-shirt to your best friend, who recognizes the Seal version of “Fly Like an Eagle” in two notes and constantly asks if you’ll watch Space Jam with him, so he can embrace his inner Michael Jordan.
According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, an estimated 21 million students attended American colleges and universities in 2014. This is an increase of approximately 5.7 million students since fall of 2000. In 2011 through 2012, there were approximately 13,600 public school districts in America, with more than 98,300 public schools. In fall 2011 there were approximately 30,900 private schools.
Two more industry powerhouses, PolyConcept North America (which includes Bullet, Leed’s, Trimark and Humphrey), Pittsburgh, and Gemline, Lawrence, Mass., have joined the ranks of Geiger, Lewiston, Maine, and other industry visionaries to provide inventory via Common Web Services. They join Starline Inc., Hit Promotional Products, BIC Graphic, Jetline, Logomark and Southern Plus.
As people mind their wallets and the environment, reusable drinkware options continue to rise. End-users are more likely to keep using the free mug or tumbler they received, and that means a lot of eyes on your client’s logo. We spoke to three of the industry’s top drinkware suppliers to find out what trends end-users will appreciate the most.
Promo Marketing has mailed out its second Power Box to 600 recipients, which consist of end-buyers and top-selling distributors. The box once again included the newest and hottest promotional products from leading industry suppliers, like 3M, Hit Promotional Products, Logomark, Prime Line and SnugZ USA.
The Premier Group has announced four new suppliers members for 2015.
Three current employees at Logomark, Tustin, Calif., have been promoted while three others have been added to its sales team.
At the annual meeting for Specialty Advertising Association of California (SAAC) in Westlake Village, Calif., 2014 president Beverly Walter, MAS, announced the election results for the 2015 board.
Logomark, Tustin, Calif., released its 144-page digital 2014 holiday calendar, which features more than 350 products, including more than 150 new or exclusive items.