Hub Pen Company

Year-End and Holiday Promotions: Tips, Product Ideas and Advice From Suppliers
October 1, 2021 at 10:15 am

Nick Lateur, director of national accounts for specialty brands at HPG Brands, said that the best time to start thinking about year-end and holiday gifts would have been “like, a month ago.” That's true—but there's still time if you act fast and know what's selling. Here are some ideas for year-end and holiday promotions...

HPG Rebrands Webb Company as Mixie
September 17, 2021 at 11:25 am

After 28 years of mastering its craft and its acquisition by HPG in 2020, Webb Company has changed its name to “Mixie.” With the new company name comes a new logo, website, font, marketing collateral, product photography and entire visual identity system, along with a newly completed, state-of-the-art production facility...

Showing Off
September 1, 2015

Promotions at trade shows and events should make a great impression when they’re first handed out, and continue to keep your client fresh in attendees’ minds days, weeks and months later. Here are some success stories from top suppliers.

Keep Calm and Write On
January 1, 2015

Writing instruments have come a long way from cavemen chiseling into stone to communicate. We can choose from pens, styluses, highlighters—the list goes on. Promo Marketing spoke to two leading writing instrument suppliers to help explain that the business of promotional pens makes sense in the digital world.

Hub Pen Company Hires MW Reps for the Midwestern States
September 8, 2014

Hub Pen Company recently announced that it has hired Rod Williamson and Bryan Mercer, of MW Reps, to represent the company in the Midwest. Their territory includes Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas and Iowa.

Hub Pen Company Training Program Helps with Larger Goals
August 28, 2014

Hub Pen Company, Branintree, Mass., developed the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training program and certification to give employees more tools to become valuable players in order to better accomplish the company's larger goals and objectives. This better understanding of daily tasks converts into enhance quality, decreased waste and better cycle times.

Hub Pen Company Honored with Proforma's Centurion Award
August 11, 2014

As a result of growing annual sales by more than $100,000, Hub Pen Company, Braintree, Mass., received Proforma's Centurion Award. Mike McMillian, Hub Pen's director of national accounts, accepted the award during Proforma's 27th annual Convention and Family Reunion in Grapevine, Texas.