Blog

  • Our Favorite Moments from ASI Chicago

    Last week we had the privilege of exhibiting, presenting and entertaining in the Windy City for ASI’s annual promotional products show. Being seasoned veterans of the trade show floor, we fell right into stride during show floor hours. Off the show floor, we had the pleasure of experiencing a few new things this year – none of which … read more

  • SPARK Recap (guest blogger, Lindsey Davis, MAS)

    When registering to attend a conference, you answer all sorts of questions about your age, designation, preferences, and experience. In doing this, I recently realized that I’ve officially jumped to the next (and the last) box on the form in one category. I am now a proud member of the 11+ year’s in the industry box. 

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  • New Catalog Items

    Have you heard? The second edition of our catalog for 2018 is now available! It includes a number of new products that we’re really excited to offer our customers, and we want to take the opportunity to share more about them by product type.

    Lip Balm: Our EOSTM Lip Balm boasts a new flavor, Tropical Mango, which bears an orange sphere for … read more

  • Our Top Golf Promos

    “Golf is the closest to the game we call life. You get bad breaks from good shots; you get good breaks from bad shots — but you have to play the ball where it lies." –Bobby Jones

    August is National Golf Month, a time to celebrate one of the oldest sports around. It's a frustrating but lovable game for many, and we've got the … read more

  • Meet our Experts at ASI Chicago

    We are just one month away from the ASI Show in Chicago happening July 24-26! Not only are we exhibiting again this year, but Nate Robson and Mason Linn will also be presenting at this year's Meet the Experts event.

    The lunch session allows distributors to enjoy a roundtable discussion with other distributors and sponsoring suppliers. The … read more

  • Socially Responsible

    Our customers may or may not know about one of the new updates offered by SAGE Online 14 — so let's talk about it! Subscribers can now search for products from suppliers that are involved in social responsibility programs or are giving back to the community in some way. It's been found that in today's market, people are willing to pay a … read more

  • Dads on Camera

    The role of a father in a person's life can be hard to describe. When we're young, we often look up to our dad as our role model — someone we want to be like when we grow up. We see him as our leader, protector, and encourager. Fathers invest a lot in their children, and the impact their children have on them is often just as great, if not … read more

  • Three Cheers for the Red, White, and Blue

    O say can you see by the dawn’s early lightWhat so proudly we hailed at the twilight’s last gleaming?Whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fightO’er the ramparts we watched, were so gallantly streaming?And the rocket’s red glare, the bombs bursting in airGave proof through the night that our flag was … read more

  • Welcome, Weckerle!

    Many of our customers may not know about some news that folks here at Raining Rose have been excited about: We have a new lip balm machine! It’s called the Weckerle, also known as LB10 in our facility, and it’s considered one of the best lip balm machines in the world.

    This German-made machine is fantastic for its many characteristics. … read more

  • Advocating for the Industry at L.E.A.D.

    This week has been a significant one in the world of promotional products. For the ninth year, more than 80 PPAI members and staff are representing the industry in Washington, D.C. to participate in PPAI’s Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.). The effort involves roughly 300 meetings with Congress members and staff to convey the … read more