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June 26, 2012

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ASI Chairman Norman Cohn is featured in a front page profile in The Wall Street Journal. READ NEWS

Chicago Tribune

July 23, 2014

The July 23, 2014 Chicago Tribune featured a 12-pic spread of high-tech supplier products and story from ASI Chicago. READ NEWS

Cleveland Plain Dealer

July 10, 2014

The July 10, 2014 edition of the Cleveland Plain Dealer newspaper included a story, pics and video of the #ASIpromocar and the promotional products industry. READ NEWS

Bucks County Courier Times

June 25, 2014

ASI’s Promocar featured in the June 25, 2014 Bucks County Courier Times. READ NEWS


May 20, 2014

ASI’s CEO Tim Andrews featured in a video interview posted in May 2014 to Promo Marketing and FreePromoTips E-Newsletter. READ NEWS

Screen Printing

May 1, 2014

ASI’s Heather DiPrato has a bylined story in the April/May 2014 Screen Printing magazine. READ NEWS

Corporate Incentive

April 1, 2014

ASI’s Glenna Fulks is profiled in the April 2014 The Corporate and Incentive Travel magazine. READ NEWS

Bucks County Courier Times

March 23, 2014

The Bucks County Courier Times features ASI in its March 23, 2014 edition. READ NEWS

September 18, 2013

ASI CEO Tim Andrews is interviewed in the Sept. 18, 2013 edition of the Bucks County Courier Times about ASI's plans for complying with the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act. READ NEWS

Orlando Business Journal

January 7, 2014

Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary on why promotional products work READ NEWS

January 7, 2014

What Orlando businesses can learn from Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran READ NEWS

January 3, 2014

On the hunt: Shark Tank judges to host Orlando contest READ NEWS

Chicago Tribune

July 18, 2013

The July 18, 2013 Chicago Tribune business section ran a story on the ASI Show that included mention of ASI as well as numerous Chicago-area member companies. READ NEWS

The Wall Street Journal

August 2, 2012

Armughan Rafat, ASI executive vice president and chief technology officer of the ASI Family of Companies, is quoted in the August 2, 2012 Wall Street Journal CIO Report. READ NEWS

Bloomsburg Businessweek

May 10, 2012

Bloomberg Businessweek visited the ASI Show in NYC, interviewed a number of companies and cited ASI’s ad specialty study. READ NEWS

San Diego Daily Transcript

April 4, 2012

Reporter Tierney Plumb checks out some of the exhibitors at the ASI Show (Advertising Specialty Institute). READ NEWS | VIDEO

San Diego Times-Tribune

April 3, 2012

San Diego is the center of swag this week, with thousands of people in town for a trade show highlighting a dizzying array of wannabe freebies. READ NEWS

Dallas Morning News

February 3, 2012

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone speaks to advertisers at conference, offers practical advice. READ NEWS | BLOG

The Christian Science Monitor

November 29, 2011

A presidential order calling for the government to trim spending has cast the spotlight on an old term with a new meaning. READ

The Washington Post

November 10, 2011

The Washington Post interviews ASI President and CEO Tim Andrews on the cost-efficiency and effectiveness of ad specialties. READ

The New York Times

October 31, 2011

ASI Executive Vice President and Publisher Rich Fairfield's bylined column in The New York Times on being a frequent flier. READ


November 13, 2011

In an article on employee gift giving, Long Island's largest newspaper Newsday quotes ASI CEO and President Tim Andrews and mentions Advantages magazine. READ

Hartford Business Journal

October 31, 2011

ASI's long-running study -- the Advertising Specialty Impressions Study -- is cited in the Hartford Business Journal. READ

New York Post

November 10, 2011

New York Post on President Obama's decision to cut spending that could include ad specialties. READ

Politico Blog

November 11, 2011

ASI CEO and President Tim Andrews is quoted in the Politico blog about President Obama's recent cuts. READ

NBC Chicago

July 21, 2011

NBC in Chicago sent 2 reporters to the convention center and posted a story with pics and video along with an interview with Dave Vagnoni on their business website: READ

The Street

May 2011

ASI CEO Tim Andrews was interviewed for a lengthy article on the promotional products industry that appeared May 13, 2011 on, a Wall St. website. READ


June 2010

Leading exhibitions and events mag showcased ASI in its June cover story. READ | COVER

Dallas Morning News

Feb. 4, 2010

Learn about the latest in eco-friendly bags and experiences from five other ASI members during the ASI Show. MORE

New York Times

Oct. 25, 2009

The New York Times featured the industry's quarterly sales report from ASI. MORE

Philly Inquirer

Dec. 21, 2009

Due to the effects of the H1N1 influenza, reports how hand sanitizer is becoming one of the hottest advertising mediums. MORE

May 31, 2006

ASI, ASI Show! Philadelphia, ASI members and the ad specialty industry are featured in this two-page spread that provides an overview and photos of popular products. MORE

May 26, 2005

ASI, ASI Show! Philadelphia, ASI members are featured in this article covering Donald Trump's visit. MORE

Orlando Sentinel

Jan. 6, 2010

Dockery, Ambler pick bumper stickers as favs at Orlando show. (From the The Bottom Line blog, by Beth Kassab). MORE
USA Today

May 12, 2008

USA Today visited the inaugural ASI Show in New York City and featured five unique promotional products. MORE

Nov. 29, 2006

Newsday in New York published a story about how to use promotional items to build a successful corporate gift-giving program. MORE
Advertising Age

May 8, 2006

Advertising Age published a two-page story about the power of advertising specialties in marketing, and includes 11 pictures of products. The magazine has a readership of 240,000 executives. MORE



February, 2009

FenderBender published a three-page feature article about how auto body shops can effectively use promotional products to market and expand their businesses. The magazine is mailed to 55,000 shops in North America. MORE

Marketing Sherpa

Feb. 14, 2006

MarketingSherpa, an information publisher for marketing and business professionals, wrote a research article about the growth of advertising specialties. Tim Andrews, president and CEO of ASI, was interviewed and this is the first article about the industry for MarketingSherpa's readership of 170,000. MORE
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