Latest Advertising Specialty Institute Stories

2014-06-19 20:20:20

Toronto, Ontario-based Redwood Classics Apparel tops list at No. 1 TREVOSE, Pa., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Redwood Classics Apparel topped the 2014 list of top 10 fastest-growing ad specialty companies in Canada, released today by the Advertising Specialty Institute(®) (ASI), the largest media, marketing and education organization serving the promotional products industry. Redwood Classics Apparel, a Toronto, Ontario-based promotional apparel company that specializes in goods...

2014-04-16 16:29:17

TREVOSE, Pa., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Advertising Specialty Institute(® )(ASI) today released its annual sales analysis for the promotional products industry, showing total sales of $20.5 billion for 2013, up 5.3% from 2012, with continued strong sales forecast throughout 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75763 Leading research firm eMarketer's estimates for media spend by category suggests total distributor sales of $20.5 billion puts...

2014-02-06 20:23:15

DALLAS, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President George W. Bush shared stories behind some of the most personal and defining moments of his presidency during a candid conversation on Thursday before a record-setting crowd of 1,200 at a promotional products trade show in Dallas hosted by the Advertising Specialty Institute. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140206/DC60981) "History will ultimately judge whether I made the right decisions or not," Bush said about...

2014-01-09 20:20:42

ORLANDO, Calif., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Self-made tycoons Barbara Corcoran and Kevin O'Leary captivated a standing-room-only crowd at The ASI Show((TM)) in Orlando Tuesday during a live Shark Tank-style "pitch slam" between four innovative entrepreneurs vying for a $5,000 cash prize for the industry's top new promotional product. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140109/DC43965) Winning supplier Card Ninja dazzled the two tough judges along with a voting...

2013-12-18 23:28:58

The ASI Chicago Show in July will launch a new pavilion featuring equipment, software and supplies for signage, decoration and graphics professionals looking to expand their B2B product offerings with signage and decoration services. Trevose, PA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 The ASI Show™ and ST Media Group International today announced they have entered into an agreement to cooperate on the launch of a new Signage + Decoration Pavilion at ASI’s Chicago trade show July 15-17, 2014 at...

2013-08-12 23:00:47

Embroiderers from Minnesota, Michigan, Arkansas, Ohio, NC, Maryland and Washington create a quilt to help benefit 10 causes. Trevose, PA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 A 12-square quilt stitched by embroiderers in seven states begins a cross-country journey this week to spur awareness of a variety of causes, including Alzheimer’s, domestic violence, Special Olympics, bullying, hunger and Cystic Fibrosis. The embroiderers created quilt squares for a cause dear to their hearts, then performed...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'