Thoughts and opinions on the advertising specialty industry

Out With the Old, In With the New

Thursday December 30, 2010 | Filed under: Community, Members, News About ASI

The end of one year and the start of the next is a great opportunity to review your company’s jeers and cheers, set future goals and determine if you want to shake things up or mai...

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We Woof You a Happy Holiday

Wednesday December 22, 2010 | Filed under: Community, Research, Using Ad Specialties

Dogs that Tweet. Now I really have seen everything. While searching for unique promo pet products we came across a device from Hammacher Schlemmer that lets Hairy Potter share his ...

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A Gift of Great Art

Tuesday December 21, 2010 | Filed under: Community, News About ASI

I love this time of year, although it seems to last no longer than wrapping paper on a child’s present. There’s so much going on it’s hard to take it all in. But if you happen to v...

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Lights, Camera, Education

Wednesday December 15, 2010 | Filed under: Education, Member Benefits, News About ASI

ASI went Hollywood this week when a NYC production company transformed ordinary office byways into temporary movie sets for the filming of our upcoming Supplier Success System. The...

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Laura Bush Offers Advice and Insight

Wednesday December 1, 2010 | Filed under: ASI Shows, News About ASI

One statement really made an impression on me during Laura Bush’s interview on ASI’s radio program this week: “It’s important to nurture boys as well as we’ve nurtured girls.” The ...

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’Tis the Season to Shop, Spend and Send

Wednesday November 24, 2010 | Filed under: Industry Initiatives, Members, News About ASI, Research, Using Ad Specialties

Whether you shop on Black Friday or Cyber Monday, give or receive, we’re hoping a business gift-giving tip sheet and the results from a recent survey on corporate spending will rin...

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ASI Mags Continue Winning Streak

Friday November 19, 2010 | Filed under: News About ASI

It’s always great when your kid’s soccer team kicks butt on the field. But when they score big against the best players in the league, great becomes phenomenal.And phenomenal is pr...

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What’s the Big Idea?

Wednesday November 17, 2010 | Filed under: News About ASI, Using Ad Specialties

What slips in a pocket, pops in an envelope and makes a perfect leave-behind on sales calls? If you guessed the Spring 2011 Idea Showcase catalog, you’re right.As a testament to it...

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What’s Your Question for Laura Bush?

Tuesday November 16, 2010 | Filed under: ASI Shows, News About ASI

Since leaving the White House, former First Lady Laura Bush has spoken out loud and clear on a number of issues. On Tuesday, November 30, she’ll speak her mind on ASI Radio. If you...

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Spend It to Make It

Monday November 15, 2010 | Filed under: News About ASI, Using Ad Specialties

Where’s the beef? According to suppliers, it’s in e-marketing. A survey in this month’s Supplier Global Resource magazine says suppliers invigorated by this year’s sales surge are ...

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