Staples Inc. surprised Cedar Rapids-based Raining Rose Inc. with a $1,500 gift card. The surprise donation is in celebration of the company's recent naming as one of the fastest growing inner-city businesses in the country by Staples Foundation and the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC), a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to promote economic prosperity in America's inner cities.
Inc. Magazine published the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest-growing companies last week, and several promotional products businesses were represented. Read more to find out who were the top suppliers and distributors.
Raining Rose Inc. today announced that Chuck Hammond, president and CEO, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2011 Central Midwest Award in the Manufacturing category.
Raining Rose Inc. announced they have won the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Small Business Award. Raining Rose Inc. emerged as one of 75 top small businesses in the country.
Modern man is a delicate creature. A too-bright sun, an office full of too-dry air, or even a tiny fleck of errant cream cheese on a tie can ruin a morning to the point no amount of lattes or New York Times op-eds can fix.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Raining Rose Inc. announced the company is now the exclusive supplier of Ballmania Lip Balm SPF-20 in the promotional products industry. Ballmania’s parent company, Twist and Pout Brands, will continue to focus on its successful and growing retail line which includes Twist & Pout Lip Moisturizer SPF-20.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Raining Rose Inc. recently hosted Governor Chet Culver on a stop of his “Move Iowa Forward” tour. Raining Rose Inc. had more than eight feet of water in its manufacturing facility during the June flood of 2008 but has since recovered and is operating at full capacity.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Raining Rose Inc. announced the company is now offering same-day service on standard and basic lip balms.
Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Raining Rose Inc. announced it purchased the promotional products division of Wisconsin Pharmacal Company Inc. Raining