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When Good Gear Goes Global

When Good Gear Goes Global

The best business ideas involve filling an unmet need or solving the problem of potential customers, even if it’s a problem they don’t know they have. When supplier STORMTECH’s (PPAI 260245) President and CEO Blake Annable decided to go into business for himself in 1977, he saw that mom-and-pop independent retailers in small towns across western Canada were being overlooked by the major athletic equipment brands. So he set up a small warehouse in the basement of a dry-cleaning shop in North Vancouver and started a private label company called Promark that imported athletic equipment and sold to those small retailers in small towns. Read More »

STORMTECH’s Chris Turner Wins Imprint Canada’s Robert L. Scott Memorial Award

Chris Turner, director of sales for North America East at Vancouver, British Columbia, supplier STORMTECH Performance Apparel (PPAI 260245), has been named the 2016 recipient of the Imprint Canada Robert L. Scott Memorial Award. The award was presented January 6 at the Imprint Canada Show in Toronto, Canada. Read More »

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