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July 30, 2012
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A-List Appeal The Pitch: I went shopping for stuff for Andrew's dorm room on Saturday and I actually cried in Target, because I'm a goofy little sappy mom. But enough about that. TheAcademic Backpack from Mobile Edge (asi/71854) is sure to top any new college student's list of
essential items. It's made of durable nylon and features a media pocket with headphone pass-through and a padded laptop compartment. For pricing and other info, click here: http://www.mobileedge.com/. The Bottom Line: Become a pack rat.
Cheer Leader The Pitch: These remind me of my varsity cheerleading days, performing our pom-pom routine to Devo's "Whip It." Pepco Promotional Products (asi/77280) introduces new Metallic Poms, featuring all metallic streamers in a variety of colors to suit any team or spirited event. Pricing starts at: 100; $3.45-R. Click here: http://pepcopromotional.com/. The Bottom Line: Shine on.
Suds Up The Pitch: Mike Shulkin, of A La Carte (asi/30350), is excited to introduce the supplier's new line of custom soaps. The line ranges from small soap squares with client logos or other artwork etched into the top of the bar to large bars with the logo embedded in the center. Packaging options include individual shrink-wrapped bars, gift boxes and custom paper wrapping. The glycerin-based soap is available in specific colors or clear and with a choice of scents or natural. These are a unique choice for all types of clients and promotions. For pricing and other info, email Mike: firstname.lastname@example.org. The Bottom Line: The clean scene.
Scratch That The Pitch: Need a fun traffic-builder? California Tattoos (asi/43530)has a great offer until 8/25. Order 1,000 Scratch-N-Win cards at 25 cents each and get 1,000 custom tattoos free.Think of these for trade shows and incentive programs, as well as direct-mail and self-promotions. You can check them out here: http://caltattoo.com/. The Bottom Line: Double-duty.