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Inside PPAI

Tale an inside peek into the 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit and get to know your new PPAI Board members. Read More »

CPSC Commissioners Impress, Inspire At PPAI’s Summit

PPAI’s Product Responsibility Summit, which wrapped up Tuesday afternoon after a two-and a-half-day run in National Harbor, Maryland, fully accomplished organizers’ and attendees’ expectations—and then some. Read More »

Impressive Speakers, Significant Topics Headline PPAI Product Responsibility Summit

More than 160 professionals responsible for ensuring the safety and compliance of the promotional products they sell have gathered in National Harbor, Maryland, near Washington D.C., over the past few days for the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit. As the critical need for understanding how to manufacture, source, ship and sell safe products has increased in significance, the conference, now in its sixth year, has continued to broaden its scope and this year it pulled out all the stops to fill the need. Read More »

Summit Programming Highlights Critical And Timely Product Safety Issues

Monday’s opening of the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit started strong with a topic that’s becoming more and more commonplace: product recalls. Read More »

Product Responsibility Summit To Explore Lithium-Ion Battery Safety And Certification Needs

The 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit attendees can tailor their experience through a series of break-out sessions, pursuing subjects most important to their needs and the needs of their companies. One such session, Lithium-ion: Dangerous Secrets, explores the critical need for safety and certification when sourcing lithium-ion batteries, and staying on the right side of compliance with Rick Brenner, MAS+, CEO of Logical Advisors and immediate past chair of the PPAI Board, and John Copeland, co-owner of cell and battery test laboratory Energy Assurance. Read More »

PRBA’s George Kerchner To Speak On Risks, Regulations Of Shipping Batteries At The PPAI Product Responsibility Summit

George Kerchner, executive director of the Rechargeable Battery Association (PRBA), is joining the 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit to share his insights and perspectives on shipping lithium-ion batteries. Kerchner’s session at the Summit will explore what goes wrong when something goes wrong shipping batteries, what industry companies can do to mitigate the risk and the rules and regulations that are in play. Read More »

SnugZ USA’s Richard Massey To Speak At The 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit

Delivering an industry perspective at the 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit, Richard Massey, SnugZ USA corporate counsel and legal and regulatory affairs director, is joining the speaker lineup to share his thoughts on what to do when a field investigator from a federal agency arrives—unannounced—on industry members’ doorsteps. Read More »

Former CPSC Small Business Ombudsman Neal Cohen To Speak At The 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit

The 2016 PPAI Product Responsibility Summit is bringing back Neal Cohen, a product safety attorney and former small business ombudsman for the Consumer Product Safety Commission, to speak at the Summit’s closing session. Cohen, who has spoken at Summit and The PPAI Expo, will wrap up the program by providing guidance on how to stay on the right side of compliance even if you don’t have a team of compliance professionals. Read More »

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Inside PPAI

Learn about PPAI Board candidates for the class of 2021, the #GetInTouch campaign and the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit. 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 »

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