Altitude Group

Altitude Group seeks new Business Development Executive

Altitude Group PLC is set to explode its growth across the UK. Operating in the promotional products market, we are launching a series of new ventures set to disrupt the industry. With our technology built we now plan to aggressively launch our products into the market. To help achieve our ambitions, we are looking for […]

Transparent compliance from Mid Ocean Brands

Mid Ocean Brands have made all of their product test reports, certificates and Declarations of Conformity (DoC) available online. One of the leading European wholesalers in promotional products, textiles and business gifts for over 50 years, Mid Ocean Brands have taken a considerable step forward by making these documents available for distributors to download and […]
Sow Easy's new website

All systems grow for Sow Easy’s new website

The summer may be a washout but Sow Easy, the Buckinghamshire-based suppliers of eco products are bringing a touch of the great outdoors to us by launching their brand new website. “After some 20 years we are hugely excited to be giving our brand a refreshed look, which the new website is a part of,” […]
The Print Show will run October 11th - 13th this year

This year’s Print Show is open for registration

Telford’s International Centre will host The Print Show once again this year, commencing on October 11th and lasting for three days. Registration for the exhibition is now officially open. Only the third incarnation of the annual show; October’s exhibition is already a must-attend event for the commercial print industry. The likes of Kall Kwik, Canon, Intec, […]
AdBox catalogue

Debut Adbox catalogue is October bound

Trade fair organiser RemaDays have created a new catalogue for the Polish advertising industry, titled Adbox, which is officially launching in October. With GJC International on publishing duties, each seasonal edition of Adbox will boast a 12,000 strong readership throughout Poland. Featuring presentations of services and products within the advertising industry, including POS solutions, gadgets […]
Sue Schroder

Fond remembrances for Sue Schroder

PPD must sadly announce the passing of Sue Schroder on Wednesday, 2 August after a brief illness. Sue was known to many people throughout the industry and had been a valuable member of the Crystal Galleries team until she retired in 2014. Sue’s contribution during the 19 years that she worked for Crystal Galleries was […]

Pen suppliers extend their workforce

Two additions to the Senator family have been made official, with Emma Bird and Cloe Docking taking roles in the customer service and marketing departments. Emma will take on an advisory customer service position, already sporting a wealth of experience in a similar role. “Before joining Senator, I was a guest service manager for a […]
New starters at The Pen Warehouse

The Pen Warehouse welcomes fresh quartet

The customer services team at The Pen Warehouse has recently been bolstered by four new employees, as part of the supplier’s continued recruitment scheme. Hannah Wiseman, Mel Alevizopoulus, Lisa Smallpage and Vicky Clark make up this fantastic foursome. On her new position, Hannah stated: “I’m excited to join such a friendly and hard-working team. I’m […]
A piece from Spirit Displays

Signage industry event closes in on maximum capacity

The debut 2017 SignLink Live event looks set to be a tremendous success, with floor space for the October show almost completely sold out. Beginning on Wednesday, 11th and wrapping up on the Friday of the same week, SignLink Live will take place next to sister event The Print Show – based at Telford’s International […]
The Pinfold Promotions Ltd team

Family run suppliers debut showcase event

Pinfold Promotions Limited recently treated the city of Nottingham to a promotional products showcase event. The family run company has been active for 21 years and collaborates with an array of brands such as British Gas, John Lewis, Matalan, Fulham FC and Waitrose. 60 visitors were in attendance at the event to see the 16 […]
Henry Joseph-Grant

Decorated entrepreneur heads for high altitude

The operator of a leading marketplace for personalised products, Altitude Group, is pleased to announce that Henry Joseph-Grant has joined their ranks in a senior management position. This will see him focusing on building a high-performance sales team to accelerate the growth in merchants on their innovative platform. Named in the top 25 of the […]
Martin Walker

Business development manager goes promotional

GoPromotional have announced a new appointee, who will take on the role of business development manager. Martin Walker fills the post responsible for customer service strategies, plus developing sales and business. Shaping and enhancing relationships with new prospects and existing customers will be his immediate focus. Managing director of the company, Gareth Parkin, stated: “We’re […]
The winning team, MacIntryre Hudson

Donations were on par for WellChild charity event

The annual ‘Recognition Express Masters’ recently swung into action. Organised by the branding and promotional products franchise, the charity tournament was held at Hinckley Golf Club with a total of 28 individuals competing in seven teams. Recognition Express’ head office has been supporting the WellChild charity for a number of years and their managing director […]

Register now for the 2018 Promotional Gift Awards

WA Media are now taking submissions for 2018’s Promotional Gift Awards, with its glitzy ceremony taking place on March 21st at the World Conference Center Bonn. Recognising the industry’s most creative and groundbreaking products, the awards are eligible for manufacturers, distributors, advertising agencies, designers and companies. Premium products, custom-made designs, merchandising items, communicative giveaways and […]

The PSI Sustainability Awards are fast approaching

Launched in 2015, the annual PSI Sustainability Awards is heading towards its third event – due to take place on 8th September in Wiesbaden, Germany. The awards themselves are separated into eight categories: Economic Excellence, Ecological Excellence, Social Excellence, Ecological Initiative, Social Initiative, Product, Campaign and PSI Sustainable Company of the Year. Both PSI and […]

Industry stalwart passes away

PPD is sad to report that David Tauber, probably most familiar to most in the industry through Totnoll Promotions, has passed away after a battle with cancer. Mr Tauber established Totnoll Promotions in 1977 and sold the firm 20 years later. He was fascinated with the Apple Mac in the mid 80’s and recognised its […]
Kev Vass with his partner, Chloe

Adproducts’ Kev is in a spin for charity funds

Kev Vass, of Adproducts, has recently added to his tally of impressive charity work with an exhausting two-day challenge. The second weekend of July saw the sales account manager tackling a gargantuan ‘spinathon’, followed by a trek up and down Snowdon. Alongside fellow fundraiser John Parker and a number of other friends, their ambition is […]
KidsOut Day

Annual KidsOut Day shines once again

Grace Mitchell and Amanda Deallie from The Pen Warehouse were given a lesson in how to get into the party spirit by a host of youngsters as they attended the KidsOut Day nation-wide event at the Aldershot Rugby Club. The KidsOut charity run the annual fun-day in conjunction with 600 Rotary clubs spanning the British […]

LaunchPad competition coming to Manchester

This autumn’s Manchester Stationery Show will feature winners from the September LaunchPad competition. Running from 31st October – 1st November, the victorious entrepreneurs will be able to showcase their work in their very own display areas at the new show. With an entry closing date of 8th September, competition hopefuls must fill out an online […]
Divya Vijayan

Crystal Galleries welcomes new addition

The customer service team at Crystal Galleries has recently added a new member. Divya Vijayan, has been brought on board as a customer services advisor, where she’ll be a friendly point of contact. She will be on hand to help customers with queries on products, quote requests and sales enquiries. Managing director, Jeremy Lowes, said […]
DJI's Mavic Pro Drone

Great Central Plastics reach new marketing heights

Great Central Plastics are heading for the top with their new marketing campaign: the Northamptonshire-based suppliers have recruited a drone to give viewers a unique insight into their company. Their first promotional video using drone footage is now available on their YouTube account. With media activity being one of Great Central Plastics’ newest focal points, […]
Goody bags from the Gilt Edged coffee morning

Guilt-free indulgence at charity coffee morning

Gilt Edged Promotions continued their dedicated support of the Cynthia Spencer Hospice by holding a social coffee morning in June at the Northampton offices. Customers of the aforementioned supplier and local businesses congregated in aid of the organisation, who specialise in palliative care – boasting a team of specialist consultants, doctors and nurses. With opportunities […]
Discover more about Channl

Martin Varley shows you how to add £250k in annual sales

You are probably hearing a lot about Channl, the new web store solution that is changing the way distributors win profitable business online, and have some questions about why it works so well and how to get started. To help answer all of your questions, Martin Varley will be on hand on Monday, 24 July to […]
Alan Jones from Sional with Mark Hallam, of GreenThumb

Sional given the GreenThumbs up

Promotional merchandising outfit, Sional, are celebrating their two year anniversary working alongside GreenThumb, as they continue to provide staff uniforms. The nationwide lawn surgeons are delighted with how the partnership is going, operating director Mark Hallam had this to say: “Sional has delivered excellent customer service during the past two years, along with high quality […]