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McCabe Promotional Advertising, M.P. Russo Announce Merger
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Promotional product trends & new items to promote to clients.

BIC To No Longer Sell Sheaffer Pens
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Case studies of promotions in specific client sectors.

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Tim Andrews Advertising Specialties & Marketing Blog | ASI News Tim Andrews Blog

Powerful People, Powerful Lessons

Remember Borders, the once-giant bookstore chain? At its peak, Borders and its chief competitor, Barnes and Noble, controlled a combined 40% of the bookselling market. While numerous factors led to Borders' eventual demise, failing to jump quickly enough on the e-commerce bandwagon probably hurt the... Read more

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The Best of the Best: SGR’s Supplier Sales Rep & CSR of the Year!

Hi Everyone! Truly, one of the best parts of my job (and there are many) is the privilege of giving awards each year to the SGR Supplier Sales Reps of the Year and Customer Service Rep of the Year. Now in its fifth year, these awards are based on distributor voting what I think is […]... Read more

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An Editorial Intern’s Summer at ASI

Editorial Intern and guest blogger Alexandra Steel discusses her time at ASI Here's me, with ASI's president/CEO, Tim Andrews! After graduating in December, I went through the common thoughts that a recent college graduate has - the ones filled with utter confusion trying to figure out what to do ne... Read more

Wearables & Decoration

Trends in promotional apparel and the imprints used.

Industry Suppliers Halt Confederate Flag Sales Industry Suppliers Halt Confederate Flag Sales Embroidery

In the wake of the June mass shooting at a historic African-American church in Charleston, ...

Q&A: Steve Kanney, Target Decorated Apparel Q&A: Steve Kanney, Target Decorated Apparel Screen Printing

The who, what and wear of industry experts Steve Kanney Owner of Target Decor...

Can This Shop Be Saved? Can This Shop Be Saved? Embroidery

Stitches In Time in Concord, NC, is all about the monogram. The charming retail shop, with...


Successful strategies & tactics for entrepreneurs and new businesses.

When Opportunity Knocks: "How I Got Into the Promo Business" When Opportunity Knocks: "How I Got Into the Promo Business" Quick Tips

How Paula Gossett made the transition from ER nurse to promotional products distributor.

Accounting for Small Business: Staying in the Money Accounting for Small Business: Staying in the Money Getting Started

Here are nine ways to make sure cash flow concerns don’t impact your business.

How to Make More Money from Home This Winter How to Make More Money from Home This Winter Quick Tips

You’ve just launched your home-based distributor business and the orders are rolling in. How...

Soaring Sales Soaring Sales Opportunities

A latex allergy derailed Lori Garofalo's career as a balloon decorator. After considering a ...

Making You Money: What ASI is all about.

Promotional products, also known as ad specialties, make up a $20.5 billion dollars industry and are used by virtually every business in America. Why? Items like mugs, pens and t-shirts are memorable and provide a better cost per impression for advertisers than almost every major marketing effort like prime time TV, magazines and radio.

With so many businesses buying ad specialties there is a huge opportunity for professionals looking to make great money running a promotional products distributorship. It’s easy and inexpensive to get started and you can work from home.

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