Latest Articles

Business Recovery Fund Is Ready To Assist Industry Companies Affected By Louisiana Flooding

Heavy rains this month in Louisiana, in some parts nearly 30 inches, have damaged or destroyed tens of thousands of homes, taken at least 13 lives and left a multibillion-dollar cleanup bill. According to the National Weather Service, the storm dropped more than three times as much water on the state as Hurricane Katrina. For industry businesses affected by the rain and flooding, the Business Recovery Fund (BRF), supported by PPAI and the Regional Association Council (RAC), stands ready to help companies in need. Read More »

Carhartt Workwear Announces Voluntary Recall Of Flame-Resistant Sweatshirts

Supplier Carhartt Workwear (UPIC: haws) has announced a voluntary recall of its flame-resistant (FR) sweatshirts. Carhartt has not received any reports of injuries or product failures. Read More »

The PPAI Technology Summit Continues To Deliver In Its Third Year

The third annual PPAI Technology Summit wrapped last week in San Francisco after two days of in-depth, diverse discussion on the issues, challenges and opportunities top-of-mind among industry technology professionals. Running August 17-18 in San Francisco, California, for the second year in a row Tech Summit was held in conjunction with the North American Leadership Conference (NALC), which ended August 16. Read More »

Business Practices, Regulatory Issues And More In PPAI’s Summer Webinars

PPAI’s Summer webinars explore best practices in running a business, product liability and other issues important to industry professionals. The Association’s education schedule features a wide range of ideas, updates and other topics important to promotional products industry practitioners. Read More »

CPSC Partners With Australian, Canadian Authorities On Product Safety Training

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is partnering with Australian and Canadian regulators on product safety training in China and Vietnam. Read More »

CPSC Commissioners, Staff Join Product Responsibility Summit Schedule

PPAI and the promotional products industry have established strong relationships with industry regulators, including the Consumer Product Responsibility Commission (CPSC). CPSC commissioners have been an active presence at the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit for a number of years, and 2016 is no exception. Commissioners Robert Adler and Joseph P. Mohorovic are the luncheon speakers on September 19 and 20, respectively. Read More »

The 2016 SAAC Show Delivers Education, Show Floor Opportunities And A New Direction

The Specialty Advertising Association of California (SAAC) brought the promotional products industry to Long Beach August 10-11 for the 2016 SAAC Show. With more than 1,800 attendees and 300 exhibitors, the two-day event featured extensive education, networking and trade show opportunities. Read More »

4imprint Named One Of The 10 Best Workplaces In Advertising And Marketing

Distributor 4imprint, Inc. (UPIC: 4imprint) has been named one of the 10 Best Workplaces in advertising and marketing by Great Place to Work® and Fortune. This is 4imprint’s second year on that list, which was published on the Fortune website August 22. Read More »

PPB Newslink August 18: Tech Summit Opens With A Day of High-Energy, High-Level Education

The third annual PPAI Technology Summit got under way Wednesday in San Francisco, California, bringing together more than 100 industry technology professionals at all levels to share best practices and case studies, and to discuss critical topics and some of the solutions available. Introduced in conjunction with Expo East 2014, this is the second year the summit has followed the PPAI North American Leadership Conference, which wrapped up on Tuesday. Read More »

Tech Summit Opens With A Day Of High-Energy, High-Level Education

The third annual PPAI Technology Summit got under way Wednesday in San Francisco, California, bringing together more than 100 industry technology professionals at all levels to share best practices and case studies, and to discuss critical topics and some of … Read More »

Page 1 of 99512345...102030...Last »