This message contains images. If you don't see images, click here to view.
Advertise in this news brief.




  Mobile version    RSS    Subscribe    Unsubscribe    Archive    Media Kit Aug. 16, 2013

Home   News   About   Membership   Directory   Shows   Contact    

 


SPPA NEWS

New suppliers being added for SPPA Fall Showcase
SPPA
Suppliers are still signing up to exhibit at the SPPA Fall Showcase, with five more added in the past week. "We've sold 36 tables in Louisiana, 43 in Mississippi and 64 in Alabama. We expect these will be the biggest tabletop shows to come through the region," said Tim Hennessy, president of SPPA.

Distributors can register to attend the show for free at www.sunbeltppa.org, where an updated list of exhibitors is also available.
   Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


IMPORTANT SPPA DATES

Date Event Info
Sept. 4 Louisiana Fall Showcase in Baton Rouge Click here for more information.
Sept. 5 Mississippi Fall Showcase in Jackson Click here for more information.
Sept. 6 Alabama Fall Showcase in Birmingham Click here for more information.


INDUSTRY NEWS


Startup does more than print T-shirts
Argus Leader
A pricey piece of equipment has proven to be a worthwhile investment for a pair of Sioux Falls, S.D., entrepreneurs who have started what they call the state's first large-scale digital apparel-printing factory. Christopher Hamze and Parker Stewart said some people thought they were crazy buying a $100,000 Kornit digital print machine, but they believed in their business model.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Showrooming: 2 companies, 2 opposite experiences
1 to1 Media
The concept of showrooming has become ingrained in customers' shopping habits. Since customers rarely leave their homes without their mobile phones, it's easy to research an item and make comparisons while still in the store.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Top 5 apps small businesses must have
Business 2 Community
The power of an app is increasingly recognized globally. Billions of apps are downloaded, and the graph is estimated to rise monstrously in the coming few years. With the statistics proving the increase in app development, here are the top five necessary apps to get your small business rolling.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE
Looking for similar articles? Search here, keyword APPS.


What your company logo says about your brand
Entrepreneur
A truly great company logo becomes synonymous with its identity. Think about the McDonald's golden arches, Apple's apple, Coca-Cola's cursive typeface, Nike's swoosh and all the other iconic brand images that you remember. But what does a logo say about your company?
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


FEATURED ARTICLE
TRENDING ARTICLE
MOST POPULAR ARTICLE
Turning shipping labels into promotional tools
EcommerceBytes
The best time to upsell is when you have a satisfied customer who is inclined to know more about your company or your products and is receptive to making another purchase. For many customers, the upsell moment comes at the time of purchase.

Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
read more
Is Facebook advertising right for your business?
By Liz Murphy
After Facebook's flat IPO performance and concerns surrounding the social network giant's ability to profit from their expansive mobile user base, the company's recent second-quarter earnings report was a welcome surprise to investors and stakeholders.

Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
read more
Top reasons why clients should use promotional product
Great Bend Tribune
Marketing people around the world are using various promotional products since a long time to increase the sales and branding of any product or service. In case you don't know the benefits of promotional product here are top reasons why you should use promotional products for your brand or services promotion.

Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
read more


4 strategies for disaster recovery
PPAI
In the aftermath of the 7.1 magnitude earthquake that hit San Francisco in 1989, 97 businesses and three public buildings were destroyed and 2,575 businesses were damaged. In addition to the extreme loss to businesses and a mass exodus of the labor pool, when Hurricane Katrina hit the Louisiana coast in 2005, it also caused a major interruption in the oil supply and exports of commodities.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Screen printing mesh fabric: Nylon or polyester?
PrintWeek India
Like every other printing process where several parameters are to be critically controlled, screen printing, though a simpler process, also needs a strict check on various factors to achieve accurate results. This starts right from selecting a right mesh fabric, mesh size, frames, stretch pressure and many such variables depending upon the requirements of applications.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


A guide to Google Analytics for small businesses
By Mayur Kisani
Google Analytics is one of the most powerful tools for tracking traffic patterns on your website. What's more appealing about it is that, like many other Google offerings, it's free. Analytics was launched in August 2006, but it was not available to users until a year later. Since then, it has come a long way. The platform is now easy-to-use and even integrates with other Google platforms like AdWords and AdSense.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Multichannel marketing key for reaching online shoppers
Practical eCommerce
Many e-commerce merchants are too reliant on Google organic search referrals. Some merchants depend on Google for 70 percent or more of their traffic. That was fine five years ago, since that was where most shoppers began their shopping search. Today, this is simply not the case.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


TRENDING ARTICLES
Missed last week's issue? See which articles your colleagues read most.

    Top reasons why clients should use promotional product (Great Bend Tribune)
Registrations are strong for upcoming Fall Showcase (SPPA)
The basics of graphic design in promotional products (Minuteman Press)
Trend alert: Running skirts (ASI Central)

Don't be left behind. Click here to see what else you missed.


 

SPPA eNews
Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601
Download media kit

Andrew Plock, Content Editor, 469.420.2609  
Contribute news

Be sure to add us to your address book or safe sender list so our emails get to your inbox. Learn how.

This edition of the SPPA eNews was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here — it's free!
Recent issues
Aug. 16, 2013
Aug. 9, 2013
Aug. 2, 2013
July 26, 2013



7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063