• 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

  • Save the Dates!

    It’s looking to be an exciting summer: Our very own Kelli Denes and Lindsey Davis will be speaking at upcoming PPAI events! They are both honored to be able to share their insight about designated topics and can’t wait to engage with attendees.


    First up will be Kelli at the Women’s Leadership … read more

  • Meaningful Mother’s Day Surprises

    Mothers play an amazing role in our lives, often sacrificing much of themselves to help their children thrive. Even into a child’s adulthood, a mother serves as a role model and support system that continues to make an impact. Have you thought about how you will thank your mother this Mother’s Day?

    Whether your mom lives nearby or … read more

  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Earth Day: It’s a day recognized each year as a time to consider our impact on the environment and how we use our natural resources. It’s also a day to take action in response to that impact by planting trees, picking up garbage, and learning how to reduce our carbon footprint in order to extend the life of what’s around us. … read more

  • 9 Ways to Destress at Work

    Most of us would agree that we want our job to make an impact on others, no matter the industry we’re in — but if we forget to take care of ourselves, our ability to make a valuable impact can be limited. 

    April is Stress Awareness Month, which makes it the perfect time to learn how to lower your stress levels during the work day. … read more

  • And the Survey Says…

    Some of our customers may remember taking a survey at the end of last year, which we created in an effort to get feedback for how we could improve and better meet customer needs. We had 171 total respondents — thank you so much if you were one of them! We thought we’d highlight some of the results of that survey and a few ways we’ … read more

  • 5 Reasons to Wear Sunscreen in Cooler Weather

    Let’s talk about sunscreen: We all know the importance of wearing it on hot days when the sun is shining, but what about in cooler weather? We’re a few days into spring, and it’s important to understand the role of UV rays and the value of wearing sunscreen most days of the year — even when it’s dreary, cold, and … read more