As first reported Wednesday by Promo Marketing, office supply company Blueline/Rediform Inc. will acquire the SunGraphix line of diaries, planners and journals from top 50 promotional products distributor Geiger.
Bridgeport, Connecticut-based Prime Line, in conjunction with Bedford, New Hampshire-based Henderson Associates, announced Prime Line’s String-A-Sling backpacks reached the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. “We are always very excited to see the great distances our best-selling String-A-Sling backpacks reach,” said Jeff Lederer, executive vice president. “They were recently provided for the Glory Outreach Assembly Children’s Conference in Kenya,” he added.
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Chocolate Inn Gets Gold From Geiger
Chocolate Inn, a chocolate manufacturer in the promotional products industry, was again designated a Gold Star Production Partner by Geiger. This designation is for excellence in quality,
Mass Transit Corp. announced it intends to video enable the promotional industry this year by bringing interactive video and social networking applications to suppliers, distributors and end-users. To kick off the project, Mass Transit choose to film an April employee appreciation event hosted by Geiger’s Jean McGuire of McGuirePro Marketing. “Jean put together a perfect event at a wonderful venue to shoot our premier webisode,” said Jeff Anderton, CEO of Mass Transit. The mini-documentary was shot live in Ft. DeSoto Beach, Fla. with a professional production team from Colorado. “Jean’s event was an employee appreciation event at the beach. She brought in awesome
At Lewiston, Maine-based Geiger last month, sales partner Barbara Fisher-Sprufero, and division sales manager, Janet McMaster, of, presented a $17,210 check to Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. The money was raised at a not-for-profit fundraiser called Barbara’s Choice at Geiger’s national sales conference in May. Matching all of the contributions from the three-day sales conference in Jamaica, Geiger exemplified one of its nine company values “We give back to our community.” Barbara’s Choice is a charity held in honor Fisher-Sprufero, a 20-year veteran with Geiger, who is continuing to battle various forms of cancer. She has been fighting the disease for several years and