Distributor News

2022 Top Distributors: How HALO's Rebrand Helped them Top Their Huge 2021
September 21, 2022 at 10:33 am

As part of Print+Promo Marketing's 2022 Top Distributors list, we asked some of the top-ranked distributors about what their future plans look like, and trends they've kept their eyes on in the industry. Here, we talked to HALO CEO Marc Simon—No. 2 on our 2022 list—about the company's rebrand, and how it's contributed to their…

Proforma Recognizes Outstanding Suppliers at Annual Convention and Family Reunion
September 20, 2022 at 9:53 am

Proforma, Cleveland, recently recognized key supplier partners at the Annual Convention and Family Reunion for their enhanced levels of innovation, sustainability, quality, social conscience and service. Supplier partnerships are key to the success of the Proforma network. These awards were created to reward suppliers whose values align with the core values found within the Proforma…

iPROMOTEu Hires Jeff Marks as Director of Business Development
September 19, 2022 at 11:07 am

iPROMOTEu, Wayland, Mass., has hired Jeff Marks as director of business development. Marks will bring more than 30 years of industry experience to his new role, where he will be responsible for helping distributors and salespeople achieve their business goals through the extensive support and independence provided by iPROMOTEu.…

Stran Completes Acquisition of Trend Brand Solutions
September 1, 2022 at 9:21 am

Stran, Quincy, Mass., announced the completion of its acquisition of the assets and business of Trend Brand Solutions under its previously announced asset purchase agreement. As contemplated under the agreement, Stran also announced that Michael Krauser, CEO of Trend, has become regional vice president of Stran, where he will lead the company's Texas region operations.…

Proforma Hosts Annual Convention and Family Reunion
August 16, 2022 at 11:10 am

Proforma, Cleveland, hosted its largest event of the year, the Proforma Annual Convention and Family Reunion, Ignite 2022. This event reunited more than 400 members of the Proforma family, including owners and their teams, supplier partners, industry leaders, and the Support Center team at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. “It was an unforgettable four-day…

Facilisgroup Welcomes 5 New Distributor Members in Q2
August 12, 2022 at 12:07 pm

Facilisgroup, St. Louis, added five new distributor members in the second quarter of 2022. The newest additions are Add Impact, Create It Promotions, Kurieo Media, SEP Communications, and Delta Marketing Group...

PromoStandards Adds a New Advisory Board Member Amy Rabideau
August 10, 2022 at 9:54 am

PromoStandards announced the addition of a new member to its advisory board—Amy Rabideau, vice president of product at Facilisgroup. Rabideau brings to PromoStandards 24 years of experience in the promotional products industry. Prior to working at Facilisgroup, Rabideau was the senior project director at eXtendTech...

Stran & Company Launches Expanded Sales and Marketing Initiative
August 8, 2022 at 1:32 pm

Stran & Company Inc., Quincy, Massachusetts, announced the launch of an expanded sales and marketing strategy. Stran is establishing a dedicated lead generation team comprising experienced industry veterans, as well as increasing its digital marketing to capitalize on the demand for the company’s products and services...

HALO Adds Executive Leadership
August 2, 2022 at 10:58 am

HALO, Sterling, Illinois, announced the addition of three members to the company's executive leadership team. Hemant Kumar has joined HALO as executive vice president, chief financial officer. Kumar has extensive global experience working across different industries, geographies and cultures. Most recently, he served as CFO of Sol-Millennium Medical, a…