How-to Holidays
August 1, 2011

Looking to add a little "great" to your season's greetings? Take a peek at the list below to punch up your skills with the holiday mainstays of greeting cards and seasonal food baskets.

Reminder: Call Your Mom This Weekend
May 6, 2011

You've got two days to put together a Mother's Day gift that doesn't look like you put it together in two days. We're here to help.

2011 SAAGNY Board Installed
December 21, 2010

The 2011 Specialty Advertising Association of Greater New York (SAAGNY) board of directors, elected at the annual meeting in November, was installed on December 16 at the Chart House, Weehawken, N.J. The board's term of office will begin on January 1, 2011.

Soundline Launches New Deals Website
October 28, 2010

Soundline LLC, Randolph, N.J. announces the launch of a new weekly deal website,, Soundline will offer distributors a new deal every Monday that is good only for that week or until inventory is exhausted. 

Promotions That Really Make Sense
May 1, 2008

THERE’S NO OTHER industry that appeals to and satisfies the five senses quite like the promotional products industry. If a treat is needed to sweeten a business deal, there is no shortage of companies offering up the right confections. If a tune is required to spread good will, a selection of suppliers can be found on the playlist. The five senses of sight, hearing, touch, taste and smell battle for equal airtime in an industry that’s all about getting customers’ names out there. Following, industry suppliers offering products representa-tive of each sensory category share their take on why their items are the most

Music to My Ears
April 8, 2008

The other day, at one of our staff meetings, our editorial director (Nikki Stella) was cheerfully humming several tunes from one of her favorite recording artists, none other than Mr. Lou Rawls. At that point, I couldn’t help but chime in with details of my recent purchase of a CD containing all the classic hits of the late, great Nat King Cole! Wooo-wee!
Admittedly, most people in my personal circle look at me kinda weird every time I talk about the CD. But, for those of you out there who really appreciate good music, you can understand why I like Nat King Cole: Consider

SAAGNY Announces 2006-2007 Board of Directors
November 14, 2006

The Specialty Advertising Association of Greater New York (SAAGNY), Montville, N.J., has announced its 2006-2007 Board of Directors. The term for the incoming officers and directors runs to Dec. 31, 2007. The Executive Committee Officers for 2006-2007 are: Mike Schenker, president; Robert S. Schwarz, president elect; Jonathan Riegel, vice president; Brian Seltzer, treasurer; and Brett Schaffer, secretary. Outgoing president Lenore Goldberg automatically moves into the position of immediate past president. Schenker, of Hilton Apparel Group, St. Louis, has served on the Board of Directors since 1997 and has held the offices of secretary, treasurer, vice president and president elect. Schenker has also served as