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Alibaba has been “far too lax” in its business operations, according to a report just released by the Chinese government.
Jan 29, 2015 – by Counselor
4imprint Group PLC, the parent company of Top 40 distributor 4imprint (asi/197045), announced that it increased its revenues by 25% in 2014 to reach $415.8 million.
Gains Mostly From North American Business »
A new survey reveals that most small businesses are planning for growth in 2015, and more than a third of them believe that online branding is going to help them succeed.
Growing Online Presence Is Top Priority For Many »
Jan 29, 2015 – by Dave Vagnoni
We’ve all had our failures at work, but they probably don’t compare to Gary Szatkowski’s colossal mess-up this week.
The Words "I'm Sorry" Do Wonders »
Jerry Ficke, of Associated Premium Corporation (asi/126400), died on January 4 at his home after a long battle with lung cancer.
He Was 65 »
Jan 27, 2015 – by Counselor
Industry veteran Bill Patton, most recently the vice president of Dallas-based Branding Resources (asi/145182), died on January 20.
He Was 69 »
Huntington Beach, CA, is moving toward overturning a ban on single-use plastic bags, a change that would be the first of its kind in the nation.
Opponents Want Voters To Decide »
Minnesota-based 3M, the parent company of Top 40 supplier 3M Promotional Markets (asi/91240), announced this morning that it grew its sales and profits in its most recent quarter.
Rose By 2% »
Ad specialty distributors increased their revenues by 5.1% in 2014, driving total industry sales to approximately $21.5 billion last year, according to a report released today by ASI.
All-Time Industry High For Distributor Sales »