Staff Writer

Staff Writer
The Ampersand Group Acquires Trogo Sales

The Ampersand Group, Akron, OH, has acquired Trogo Sales, a leading supplier of branded uniforms and corporate apparel headquartered in Ohio.

Maple Ridge Farms Receives Shining Star Award for 2023 United Way Campaign

United Way of Marathon County, WI, has recognized Maple Ridge Farms with a Shining Star award for its 2023 United Way campaign. Shining Stars are awarded to companies whose employees ran campaigns that have shown participation growth, leadership growth, overall dollars raised, corporate gifts, and volunteerism as true advocates for United Way. Maple Ridge Farms’…

PRINTING United Alliance, Brand Chain, and PERF Join Forces to Bring Together Printing Industry Supply Chain

PRINTING United Alliance, the most comprehensive member-based printing and graphic arts association in North America; Brand Chain, the essential community for the brand solutions supply chain; and the Print Education & Research Foundation (PERF), an organization dedicated to providing research and education for the printing industry; announce their respective Boards have signaled their intent to…

Hit Promotional Products Announces Leadership Shakeup

Hit Promotional Products, Largo, FL, announced today that company president Eric Shonebarger will be transitioning to a member of the Hit board, leaving his position as president, with CEO CJ Schmidt assuming the role of president and CEO moving forward

AIA Corporation Welcomes Josh Pospisil As VP of Business Development

AIA Corporation, Appleton, WI, proudly welcomes Josh Pospisil as its new vice president of business development. Pospisil brings a wealth of experience to AIA Corporation, having spent 10 years in various capacities within the promotional products industry. As the vice president of business development, Pospisil will play a pivotal…

BEL Promo Announces Strategic Sales Manager Hire

BEL Promo, Miami, has announced a new addition to the sales organization. Michelle DeMayo has been hired as the strategic sales manager. “The addition of Michelle highlights our continued commitment to providing world-class service to our distributor partners,” said Susan Lewandowski, BEL Promo’s managing director. “With decades of branded merchandise experience, the addition of Michelle…

Buffalo Bay to Close Its Custom Neckwear Division

Buffalo Bay announced the closing of its neckwear division on May 1, 2024. The company will continue to fill current orders, and accept new and repeat orders through the end of February.