CHX Products appoints Melissa Smith as new Sales Coordinator.

CHX Products has welcomed Melissa Smith who has joined CHX Products as Sales Coordinator. Melissa’s experience of customer coordination makes her the perfect person to join the busy CHX office. She comes from a care administration background that brings a new perspective to her customer service role and puts her customers needs at the forefront […]

Logobugs Welcome Kay Downes to their Team

Logobugs are pleased to welcome Kay Downes into their Sales and Administration Team at our Christchurch Office. Kay; who has spent many years working in the B-loony sales office, will bring a wealth of experience within the industry to Logobugs Plus Ltd. Following the installation in January of 2 of the latest Digital printers, Logobugs […]
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Wild Thang Support World Merit & United Nations Development Goals

Andrew Dwerryhouse MD at Wild Thang commented : “There are 17 Sustainable Development Goals to transform our World over the next 15 years aimed at ending poverty, protecting the planet, and ensuring prosperity. For Wild Thang it starts ‘In my Liverpool home’ and maybe our example can inspire someone else in the world to do […]

Big Bird Helping Big Bear Make a Big Splash in the Big K

Promotional merchandise distributor, Big Bird Sports (UK) Ltd, have been helping a big bear make a big splash for charity. Bear Randall-Eyre, an ex-serviceman, twitter celeb (@BigBearF1) & charity fund raiser, along with 9 others, is swimming the 10.5 miles length of Lake Windermere in September of this year to raise money for KartForce. Through […]

Senator Pens Appoint Nicola Durant as Account Director

Senator Pens has announced the appointment of Nicola Durant as ‘Account Director’. Nicola, who has been promoted from the role of Senior Account Manager, will now oversee the UK/Ireland account management team and the development of their core accounts. With extensive knowledge of the promotional industry garnered over 16 years, Nicola is well positioned to […]
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Gilt Edged staff raise over £2000 for Action Medical Research

Last year the staff of Gilt Edged Promotions set themselves the challenging target of raising £2000 for Action Medical Research, a children’s charity. After a number of events and challenges, they were delighted to achieve this target and raise a total of £2008.50. The first event was a Coffee Morning held at their premises in […]

Promotional Product Expo brings the industry together

January saw the 10th outing of the PPExpo (previously The Trade Only National Show) celebrated at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, once again bringing over 2,500 distributors on site to meet with 300+ trade suppliers of promotional products, print and support services. Over the two days visitors were treated to ‘Lunch and Learn’ seminars by world […]
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ISO 14001 success for Wild Thang

Wild Thang start 2016 in the best way possible having achieved ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Certification giving assurance to our clients and supply chain of our companies drive and commitment to the environment and an ethical trading ethos. Andrew Dwerryhouse, Managing Director commented: “Wild Thang are delighted to receive ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Certification, currently in our […]

Foremost Strengthen Their Ranks

Martyn Wood is the latest recruit to the Foremost Magnets family as they prepare for their tenth birthday. Martyn becomes the companies first exclusive national sales executive and has joined at an exciting time as the company continues to stamp their authority as the UK’s leading trade only supplier of flexible fridge magnets. Lee Woodcock, […]

Print specialist Chromatec UK files for insolvency

Hampshire-based print specialist Chromatec Ltd has filed for insolvency, leaving thousands of pounds in debts unpaid, including a substantial amount of money owed to at least one promotional products supplier. Chromatec Ltd was based at the Redifields Industrial Park in the town of Fleet. Among its creditors is tech supplier USB FlashDrive. The company’s UK […]

Board Reorganisation and Update

Altitude is pleased to announce a reorganisation of the Board and to provide a commercial update. Board Reorganisation Peter Hallett, Non-Executive Director, has been appointed to the role of Non-Executive Chairman with Richard Sowerby moving from Executive Chairman to Non-Executive Director. Group Managing Director Vicky Robinson has decided that after ten years with Altitude, she […]

Your Data is Safe with Prime Group – Official

Prime Group has achieved ISO 27001:2013 Customer data is possibly the most important asset your company holds. So you could be forgiven for not wanting to pass it over to anyone who might – unwittingly or not – expose it to the dark world of cyber crime. With our recent ISO 27001 accreditation, Prime Group […]

Thefullworks form new partnership with Polish manufacturer

Thefullworks Limited are delighted to confirm their product partnership with Polish manufacturer Paper Trix. Paper Trix specialise in the offset printing of pop-up products, laminated gift bags, memo-sticks and wall/desk calendars. The partnership brings a sales presence to the UK for their advertising paper products. The service will come under the new brand, The […]
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Preseli is reeling from the discovery of an earth shattering image that seems, on the face of it, to verify that the promotional industry’s most famous and beloved comic strip superhero has made an appearance right here in the UK. Specialist experts in the field of digital photography and image manipulation are divided in their […]

PARTNERSHIP IS THE NEW ‘SELLING TOGETHER!’ New proposition, new corporate identity and a new website Clipper wants a partner for its customers and believes in ‘Selling Together!’; together striving for success. Last year, Clipper came to the conclusion that the proposition and the online channel did not suit the current customer needs and expectations from […]
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Wild Thang proud to have supported the Homeless Shoe Box appeal

Andrew Dwerryhouse commented: Wild Thang are genuinely proud to have supported this local shoe box full of love appeal prior to Christmas, becoming an official drop off point and also raising a total of £456 by holding a Christmas jumper day, selling themed cakes and also creating a festive selfie board to get clients to […]

American adventure for Brand Addition

Major UK distributor Brand Addition is expanding its reach across the Atlantic with the acquisition of the American company GatewayCDI. GatewayCDI is a distributor based in Missouri. The move will see it begin serving clients under the Brand Addition name, with all operations and structure otherwise continuing as before. Brand Addition has offices in Europe […]
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Promo Trade Co announce the appointment of Malcolm Garnett as Sales Director

Malcolm’s career in the industry spans an impressive 26 years and he has chosen to use that vast knowledge and experience to develop Promo Trade Co’s position as a Major Supplier. Malcolm says “After a number of years in the industry, I decided that I should put to use my experience for the benefit of […]

Hudson Joins Goldstar as Marketing Manager

Derick Hudson has joined the Goldstar Europe team as Marketing Manager. Based in Goldstar’s European Head Office in Ireland, Hudson brings over twenty years of marketing experience to Europe’s fastest growing personalised promotional products company. Having previously succeeded in high profile marketing positions in Batchelors, Boyne Valley Group, Neworld Brand, Bank of Ireland, The Irish […]

Two Familiar Faces Join Galpeg Team

Galpeg are pleased to announce the recent appointment of two new members of staff to assist in the further development of the popular Galpeg Associate Programme. Jackie Glen joins as Sales Co-ordinator, providing pre-sales support to two of the Associates, and Nikki Reeve joins as Sales/Production Administrator. Having been away from the industry for a […]

Specialist School Selected as Keepme’s Local Charity 2016

In keeping with their commitment to support local charities and causes, December saw Keepme deliver a little early Christmas cheer to the pupils & staff of Riverside School. The school with sites in both St.Paul’s Cray and Beckenham caters for over 230 pupils with severe learning difficulties, many on the autistic spectrum. Alongside supplying fully […]

Helping Ava Warm the World – Outstanding Branding

Multi award-winning distributor of promotional merchandise Outstanding Branding, is pleased to announce that they are helping to support a very special girl in her quest to help homeless people this winter. Six year old Ava Woods from Skelmersdale, Lancashire, was so inspired and moved after watching a documentary on homelessness, that she asked her mum […]

Phil Weston Passes Away

Phil Weston, former Regional Sales Manager at Bourne Publicity, sadly passed away at his home on 8th December 2015, surrounded by his wife Carol and children David and Holly. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Phil was a key player at Bourne Publicity during their meteoric rise to become the company […]

Mindvision’s new look for corporate gifts online

Mindvision Media, creative agency specialising in promotional merchandising announced last week that it has launched a new corporate identity and web sites throughout the group. The brand refresh has been developed to more closely align with the company’s vision for strategic growth and expansion over the next decade, and beyond. The new Mindvision web sites […]