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How To Keep Momentum After The PPAI Expo

Does anyone else think this way? Like an extension of the holiday season, The PPAI Expo has always been a marker on my calendar that signals the end of one year and the start of another. Continue Reading


Edwards Garment Names Brian Deissroth Director of National Accounts

The promo pro’s previous experience includes being a regional sales manager at another Top 40 supplier. Continue Reading


Edwards Garment achieves a $900,000 reduction in inventory write-offs with Netstock IBP

Edwards Garment provides an online distribution business for the uniform apparel industry across the USA. Continue Reading


Didn't Reach Your Revenue Goal? Here's 3 Things To Do Now

There are only a few weeks left in 2022
This time of the year, with the holidays upon us, many of us take a close look at what we set to accomplish back at the beginning of the year, and whether or not we reached our revenue goals. And sometimes we don’t like what we see. Continue Reading


Edwards Garment Promotes Brett Garran to VP of Sales

Over the course of more than nine years at Edwards Garment (asi/51752), Brett Garran has increased the
Top 40 supplier’s profile and played a lead role in expanding sales by growing accounts under his care by double digits each
year Continue Reading


ASI Hosts Industry’s Largest Hoseted-Buyer Event

Wrapping up today in Phoenix, ASI Show this week produced its second-annual ASI Show ConneX conference,
the promotional products industry’s largest hosted-buyer event. Held at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa,
ConneX attracted 175 distributor and supplier attendees for three days of networking, in-depth one-on-one
meetings, and sharing of business-building strategies Continue Reading


Editor’s Picks Showcase: Workable Sweaters & Vests

For much of the country, the fourth quarter brings colder temperatures and hotter demand for heavier
apparel. After a tough couple of years during COVID, the hospitality industry in the U.S. is poised to
grow at 5.5% each year from now through 2027, according to Mordor Intelligence Continue Reading


Jose Gomez Promoted to CEO of Edwards Garment

Gomez now holds the title of president/CEO at the Top 40 supplier. Another year, another promotion
for Jose Gomez. After becoming president of Top 40 promo products supplier Edwards Garment (asi/51752)
in 2021, Gomez has now earned the additional title of CEO of the Kalamazoo, MI-based company Continue Reading


Are Suppliers Prepared for the Holiday Selling Season?

While challenges persist, suppliers are in a better position to meet Q4 demand thanks to factors like
deeper inventory and improved staffing levels. Continue Reading


PPEF is Movin' and Groovin'

The Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF) is inviting industry professionals to groove to a
new beat this year with the launch of its Live Concert Series. A virtual experience drummed up by industry
veteran Roni Wright, MAS, of supplier The Book Company, attendees will rock out while learning about PPEF
and how they, too, can get involved Continue reading


Top 40 Suppliers 2022: No. 20 Edwards Garment

Counselor’s exclusive ranking of the suppliers with the most revenue in the promotional products industry
Edwards Garment (asi/51752) Continue Reading