Press releases

  • 06 September 2018

    Sustainably Successful: the PSI Sustainability Awards 2018 Winners

    They produce ball pens from sugar cane and agendas from grass paper. They re-invent reusable bottles so that they last all life long and their initiatives make sure that families get better food and children are not forced to drop out of school: the promotional product industry is committed to making the world a better place. This commitment is recognised by the PSI Sustainability Awards, whose gold sponsor is PF Concept.

  • 14 August 2018

    “Marketing Innovations” to showcase trends for 2019

    What are the “Marketing Innovations” for 2019? Marketers from agencies and companies can find out right at the start of the new business year. The world of advertising and selling – made up of the trade shows PSI, viscom and PromoTex Expo – will have a dedicated exhibition area for trend-setting marketing solutions in Düsseldorf from 8 to 10 January. Top priorities there will be advertising at the POS, merchandising & licensing and innovative promotional products.

  • 31 July 2018

    PSI 2019 with more member benefits and a focus on the core business

    New offering for members, a revamped award and new parallel events: PSI 2019 is realigning its focus. By more strongly emphasising the classic promotional products business, it will offer ideal conditions to ensure a successful trade show for promotional products distributors, suppliers, finishers and agencies.

  • 18 July 2018

    Promotional Products Industry: Number of the Month

    They are image builders, serve to promote customer loyalty or to motivate one's own employees and often even open doors for new customers: promotional products are truly multi-talented and have done everything right in their self-promotion so far. 75 percent of the marketing professionals surveyed for the PSI Industry Barometer 1/2018 say they are convinced of the effectiveness of promotional products.

  • 18 June 2018

    New-exhibitor benefits: Matchmaking and lead tracking across trade shows at PSI, PromoTex Expo and viscom

    It’s the perfect match: exhibitors joining the new trade show alliance formed by PSI, PromoTex Expo and viscom can now turbocharge their show participation in Düsseldorf to be twice as effective. As they present their products and services at their own exhibition stands from 8 to 10 January 2019, they can inform about each other and meet, e.g. in the matchmaking lounges of viscom and PromoTex Expo. The free online matchmaking tool, which can also be used across trade fairs for the first time, is particularly helpful when planning appointments in advance.

  • 14 June 2018

    Promotional Products Industry: Number of the Month

    Promotional products distributors and manufacturers stay quite busy year-round. Confirming this notion is the latest PSI Industry Barometer, a market study featuring promotional products industry figures published by the PSI Institute. On average, promotional products suppliers and distributors with more than 100 employees each receive 28,057 requests annually.

  • 17 May 2018

    New trade show experience for marketers - Europe’s large trade show network for advertising and selling makes its debut

    Experience the entire world of advertising and selling in a single trade show visit – at the new B2B event for marketing professionals at the start of the new business year. From 8 to 10 January 2019, three leading industry events will take place concurrently in Düsseldorf for the first time: PSI, viscom and the new PromoTex Expo. Together, the three standalone events represent one of Europe’s largest trade show networks for marketers and advertising experts. More than 1,000 exhibitors and about 25,000 trade visitors from around world are expected to attend.

  • 15 May 2018

    Promotional Products Industry: Number of the Month

    Good advice does make a difference: 53.3% of advertising companies from industry said in the current Industry Barometer that they relied on promotional product distributors for their promotional product purchases because of the good advice.