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Amazon Wins Patent for On-Demand Apparel Manufacturing System
Amazon Wins Patent for On-Demand Apparel Manufacturing System
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Could Amazon be gearing up to revolutionize apparel manufacturing? Perhaps. Last week, the Seattle-based e-commerce firm earned a patent for an...

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Creative Products For Staffing Agencies
Creative Products For Staffing Agencies
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Out West is where the work is. Of the 20 fastest-growing U.S. cities last year, 12 were in this region. In addition, California, Nevada and Idaho...

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Wearables News Briefs - May 2017
Wearables News Briefs - May 2017
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M&R will host SGIA's Road Trip: Apparel Decorating for Insiders on June 9 to 10 at its headquarters in Roselle, IL. Industry veteran...

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Hanes Donates Underwear for Earth Day Promotion
Hanes Donates Underwear for Earth Day Promotion
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In honor of Earth Day this year, Hanes, parent company of Hanes Branded Printwear (asi/59528), has partnered with Give Back Box to encourage...

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Exciting New Reality for Promo Industry
Exciting New Reality for Promo Industry
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Virtual reality is no longer some fanciful dream. The technology is real and growing – and is poised to revolutionize marketing.

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Video: A Look Into the World of Virtual Reality
Video: A Look Into the World of Virtual Reality
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By 2020 virtual reality is expected to be a $30 billion global industry. Yes, that's billion with a b ! The tech is poised to revolutionize...

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Trump Unveils Tax Reform Plan
Trump Unveils Tax Reform Plan
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President Donald Trump released on Wednesday broad proposals for a tax reform plan that would slash taxes on businesses, double the standard...

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The Future of Wearable Health Devices
The Future of Wearable Health Devices
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These devices just might save your life.

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ASB Names Justin Zavadil as President
ASB Names Justin Zavadil as President
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As first reported in a Breaking News Alert, The Board of Directors at American Solutions for Business (asi/120075, ASB) has named Justin Zavadil...

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3M Reports Q1 Growth
3M Reports Q1 Growth
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St. Paul, MN-based 3M Co., parent company of Top 40 supplier 3M/Promotional Markets (asi/91240), reported Q1 sales of $7.7 billion, a...

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Superior Uniform Group Revenues Up 5.2%
Superior Uniform Group Revenues Up 5.2%
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Florida-based Superior Uniform Group Inc. (asi/339857), whose holdings include distributor BAMKO (asi/131431), has reported its Q1 2017 net sales...

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Promo Talk: Kim Bakalyar, PromoShop
Promo Talk: Kim Bakalyar, PromoShop
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Candid opinions from industry pros.

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How-To

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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Tips for a Great Eye-Catching Statement Piece
Tips for a Great Eye-Catching Statement Piece

Combine lace, satin and rhinestones to make an eye-catching statement.

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