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Tips & tactics for increasing your sales and running a better business.

Fair Winds for Nautical-Themed Apparel Line
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Promotional product trends & new items to promote to clients.

3 Tips to Boost T-Shirt Margins
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Case studies of promotions in specific client sectors.

Tech Tidbits: Nike, Apple Offer FuelBand Refunds
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Tim Andrews Advertising Specialties & Marketing Blog | ASI News Tim Andrews Blog

Powerful People, Powerful Lessons

Remember Borders, the once-giant bookstore chain? At its peak, Borders and its chief competitor, Barnes and Noble, controlled a combined 40% of the bookselling market. While numerous factors led to Borders' eventual demise, failing to jump quickly enough on the e-commerce bandwagon probably hurt the... Read more

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The Best of the Best: SGR’s Supplier Sales Rep & CSR of the Year!

Hi Everyone! Truly, one of the best parts of my job (and there are many) is the privilege of giving awards each year to the SGR Supplier Sales Reps of the Year and Customer Service Rep of the Year. Now in its fifth year, these awards are based on distributor voting what I think is […]... Read more

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An Editorial Intern’s Summer at ASI

Editorial Intern and guest blogger Alexandra Steel discusses her time at ASI Here's me, with ASI's president/CEO, Tim Andrews! After graduating in December, I went through the common thoughts that a recent college graduate has - the ones filled with utter confusion trying to figure out what to do ne... Read more

Wearables & Decoration

Trends in promotional apparel and the imprints used.

Customize More Caps Customize More Caps Heat Press Printing

Hotronix; circle 81 on Free Info Card. Increase your productivity and ability to produ...

The Perfect Order The Perfect Order Embroidery

In an industry where creativity and customization are expected every day, a lot can go wro...

Can This Shop Be Saved? Can This Shop Be Saved? Embroidery

Stitches In Time in Concord, NC, is all about the monogram. The charming retail shop, with...

All Together Now All Together Now Embroidery

Double the sales and twice the versatility? Just look to the rising demand for layered looks.


Successful strategies & tactics for entrepreneurs and new businesses.

Small Business Opportunities: From Illustrator to Promo Designer Small Business Opportunities: From Illustrator to Promo Designer Opportunities

Tee Hamilton discovered a crucial need amongst promotional products distributors – and fille...

5 Hot Ideas to Build Your Small Business 5 Hot Ideas to Build Your Small Business Quick Tips

Building your small business in today's economy might seem like a daunting task, but Marcia...

A Fresh Start A Fresh Start Getting Started

After dealing with life-or-death situations, Abby Clark was searching for a fun business opp...

Accounting for Small Business: Staying in the Money Accounting for Small Business: Staying in the Money Getting Started

Here are nine ways to make sure cash flow concerns don’t impact your business.

Making You Money: What ASI is all about.

Promotional products, also known as ad specialties, make up a $20.5 billion dollars industry and are used by virtually every business in America. Why? Items like mugs, pens and t-shirts are memorable and provide a better cost per impression for advertisers than almost every major marketing effort like prime time TV, magazines and radio.

With so many businesses buying ad specialties there is a huge opportunity for professionals looking to make great money running a promotional products distributorship. It’s easy and inexpensive to get started and you can work from home.

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