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Evigna Acquired, Named BDA Detroit

Woodville, Washington, distributor Bensussen Deutsch & Associates, Inc. (BDA) (UPIC: BENS0002) yesterday finalized its acquisition of Madison Heights, Michigan, distributor Evigna (UPIC: TheBe589). Evigna will now be known as “BDA Detroit” and will become a fully integrated part of the … Read More »

Teki Hall Becomes Major Stockholder In NewClients

Teki Hall has become the majority stock-holder in Richmond, Virginia, distributor NewClients Promotional Marketing (UPIC: clients) and has assumed the roles of president and chief executive officer. Hall, who has been with the company for nine years, was previously chief … Read More »

River’s End Acquires PremiumWear Facility, Partners With Jockey

Hopkins, Minnesota, distributor River’s End Trading Company (UPIC: LALO0001) purchased certain assets and inventory of the Clarksville, Tennessee, warehouse formerly owned by PremiumWear, a subsidiary of Toronto, Ontario, supplier John Forsyth Shirt Co. Financial terms of the deal were not … Read More »

Selco Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Tulsa, Oklahoma, supplier Selco (UPIC: SELCO) celebrated 75 years in business on May 19 with a distributor sales meeting, lunch and factory tour, says Mark Abels, MAS, president of the company. In attendance were members of the Tulsa Chamber of … Read More »

PROMOTA Members Vote Not To Merge

Members of the British trade association PROMOTA voted not to merge with the British Promotional Merchandise Association (BPMA) at last week’s general meeting. PROMOTA represents manufacturers, importers and distributors in the promotional merchandise sector. Almost three quarters of those who … Read More »

Castelli Changes Name, Expands To Canada

Reno, Nevada, supplier Castelli USA (UPIC: castelli) has changed its name to Castelli North America, Inc. because of its expansion into Canada. Last month, Castelli’s parent company, Italy-based Lediberg S.p.A., consolidated North American operations and plans to run all activities … Read More »

Salisbury Pewter To Be Featured On Discovery Channel

Easton, Maryland, supplier Salisbury Pewter (UPIC: SALPEWTR), a manufacturer of giftware and awards with factories in Salisbury and Easton, Maryland, will have its products featured on the Discovery Channels, “Factory Made.” The show was filmed January 6 at the Easton … Read More »

Teri Hatcher Uses Soren Bag To Promote Website

“Desperate Housewives” actress Teri Hatcher’s new website Get Hatched was launched last week with a Catamaran Zip Tote from Soren Travel Gear, a brand of St. Louis, Missouri, supplier TRG Group (UPIC: TRG) with help from Burbank, California, distributor Beyond … Read More »

Barker Specialty Opens Canadian Office

Cheshire, Connecticut, distributor Barker Specialty (UPIC: BARKER) has incorporated Barker Specialty Canada, which will be based in Toronto, Canada. “This office was created to better serve the needs of our many multinational corporate clients. It is the first of many … Read More »

RAC Leadership Development Workshop Slated For June

More than 200 people are signed up for the 2010 RAC Leadership Development Workshop (LDW) June 23-25 at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in Grapevine, Texas. This year, the invitation-only workshop for volunteer leaders from 28 regional associations … Read More »

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