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ASI Education Case Study: Lisa Gapen
ASI Education Case Study: Lisa Gapen
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Lisa Gapen is the owner of Generate Sales and Marketing (asi/444517) in Crown Point, IN. She recently completed her MASI certification through...

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Canadian Promo Market News – April/May 2017
Canadian Promo Market News – April/May 2017
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Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant (asi/44900) has promoted Chris O'Connor to the position of vice president of national accounts and...

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Video: Counselor Product Design Awards Finalists
Video: Counselor Product Design Awards Finalists
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ASI's promo product guru, Joe Haley was joined by Karen Akers, Director of Awards Programs, to show off 2017 Counselor Product Design Awards...

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Fun Promotional Toys And Games
Fun Promotional Toys And Games
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Toys and games bring out the kid in everyone. They work well in corporate promotions, because who doesn't like a bit of fun at the workplace? But...

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Smart Apparel Evolution: The Levi's/Google Smart Jacket
Smart Apparel Evolution: The Levi's/Google Smart Jacket
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Everyday apparel is about to get a bit smarter. Over the last couple years, innovative brands, especially in athletics wear, have...

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People On The Move - May 2017
People On The Move - May 2017
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Benchworks (asi/137190) has announced that its president Melissa Johnston was recently selected as treasurer for the Mid-Atlantic...

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In The News: May 2017
In The News: May 2017
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Augusta Sportswear (asi/37461) is expanding its outerwear offerings with two additions to the Holloway brand line: the Deviate Softshell...

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KBG Promotes Acquires Nearly Weird Promotional Products
KBG Promotes Acquires Nearly Weird Promotional Products
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Florida-based KBG Promotes has acquired fellow Orlando-area firm Nearly Weird Promotional Products, the companies have announced. KBG Promotes,...

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CPSC Recalls Light-Up Toys
CPSC Recalls Light-Up Toys
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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued an official recall for Easter- and Fourth of July-themed light-up spinners sold by...

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Perry Ellis Reports Q1 Sales
Perry Ellis Reports Q1 Sales
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Global apparel company Perry Ellis International (asi/77715), which operates in the promotional products market through its corporate sales...

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Nugget-Hungry Teen Sets Retweet Record ... And Then Sells Tees For Charity
Nugget-Hungry Teen Sets Retweet Record ... And Then Sells Tees For Charity
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"Don't let hunger happen to you" goes the slogan from the Snickers commercials. Exhibit A: this Twitter request from teenager Carter Wilkerson,...

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8 Hot Items for Trendy Beachgoers
8 Hot Items for Trendy Beachgoers
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Life's a beach. "Who is not in a good mood when they receive a product that reminds them of the beach?" says Gary Mosley, vice president of Kati...

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5 Steps to a Vintage Looking Screen Print
5 Steps to a Vintage Looking Screen Print

Soft-hand screen printing creates a vintage look with special ink additives. 1. CREATE A FRESH BLAST FROM THE PAST by going vintage...

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5 Tips to Conquering Your Day
5 Tips to Conquering Your Day

1. Downsize the To-Dos Oftentimes, to-do lists are simply too long. We try to cram too much into the day, and then feel discouraged when the...

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Wood vs. Aluminum Screen Frames
Wood vs. Aluminum Screen Frames

Newer wooden screen-printing frames offer reliability over yesterday’s models; for some jobs, newer tube-style aluminum frames may prove your best ...

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Is It Time to Buy a Multi-Head Machine?
Is It Time to Buy a Multi-Head Machine?

Before moving up to a multi-head embroidery machine, take some time to calculate which configuration will make your shop most efficient.

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How to Upsell Your Clients and Close the Deal
How to Upsell Your Clients and Close the Deal

What are some ways I can upsell my clients? How do I close the deal?

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Embroidery Tips and Tricks From an Expert
Embroidery Tips and Tricks From an Expert

Joyce Jagger, The Embroidery Coach, shares some insights in this video chat.

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How To Accept Rejection
How To Accept Rejection

The human brain is hardwired to avoid rejection, and reps who succumb to the fear can damage their career. But with a change in thinking, it's...

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How to Digitize for Multi-Head Embroidery Production
How to Digitize for Multi-Head Embroidery Production

Digitizing for single- and multi-head machines is similar, but not identical.

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