Gimmie Some Mo!

November plays host to a number of great events every year; Thanksgiving, Black Friday, pre-Holiday decorating, the list goes on and on. For the sports fan, there is the World Series (Go Cubs!), zombie lovers are already enjoying the newest Walking Dead season in full swing, and fashionistas will spend at least 8.3 minutes trying to decide which pair or Ray Bans will go best with their kitten-patterned sweaters. Oh yea, we get to pick our President too. All of these are great, but as an adult male whose mother […]

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Promo Product Saves Game 1 of NBA Finals

Promo Product Saves Game 1 of NBA Finals

The NBA Finals kicked off last night, with the Miami Heat traveling to San Antonio to face the Spurs. The stage was set, a repeat match-up from last year where the Heat came out victorious over the Spurs in Game 7 to be crowned champion for the second straight year. With a three-peat in sight, they were ready to take the floor and defend their title. Only a problem occurred in the first half that no one saw coming. The Heat couldn’t handle the heat. The air conditioning broke early […]

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How One on One Meetings Compare to Trade Shows

How One on One Meetings Compare to Trade Shows

As the industry continues to grow, many of the known organizations have come up with new ways for distributors and suppliers to meet face to face. Everyone knows about the trade shows our industry has to offer, but the new trend seems to be organized One on One meetings, set up similarly to speed dating events, where suppliers and distributors get to meet for a set amount of time throughout the day. Testimonials show that both parties absolutely benefit from these types of meetings and see a huge potential in […]

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How to Prepare for a Trade Show

How to Prepare for a Trade Show

Have you ever walked a trade show? If so, then you know how crazy it can get on the show floor, especially if you are not prepared. Suppliers trying to lure you in, throwing samples and catalogs at you or trying to hypnotize you with their delicious food samples. If you know what I am talking about, then you have probably felt like this: In order to avoid looking like your 3 year old in need of a nap, here is how to prepare for a trade show so that […]

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4 Top Email Marketing Services, Plus This Game Changer

4 Top Email Marketing Services, Plus This Game Changer

We recently spent time evaluating our email marketing strategy. Are we really connecting with our audience? Are we providing the right content to the right people? How are we organizing our contacts? Are we using the best software? We have been asking ourselves these questions, and more, in order to give you the useful content you desire most. Part of the evaluation involved looking at what email marketing service we were using and whether we were getting the most out of it. We were looking at the essential elements like […]

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New to Promotional Products? 6 Things You Should Be Doing

New to Promotional Products? 6 Things You Should Be Doing

I always feel for the new guy. It’s part of the reason I decided to write this post. Inherently, I like to reach out to the new guy or gal at work and make them feel welcome. I do my best to make it apparent that if they need anything, I am here for them. I want to do the same for you, the new distributor, or the distributor looking to re-charge their batteries. So, from the supplier’s perspective, I give you 6 things that will help get you thinking […]

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