23 August 2017
Textiles are the top sellers of the promotional products industry. In the latest PSI Industry Barometer, nearly 25 per cent of promotional products distributors said they...
14 August 2017
Eight times at the PSI Sustainability Awards 2016 Ceremony last autumn, we heard: “And the winner is … .” This year, companies of the promotional products industry will get another chance to win one of the coveted sustainability prizes with their products, campaigns or companies. Almost 90 of this year’s more than 150 submissions were nominated. The formal awards ceremony will take place at the Kurhaus Wiesbaden on 8 September 2017.
18 July 2017
From social responsibility to clean companies, sustainability is a topic that’s getting more and more attention in the promotional products industry. High levels of commitment can be found among suppliers and distributors alike. One in two suppliers are thinking about the future: for example, a whopping 56 per cent of promotional products suppliers responding to the latest PSI Industry Barometer said they’d taken steps to get certified or obtain proof of sustainable operations in 2016. Among distributors, a still-respectable 29 per cent said “yes” to sustainability.
08 June 2017
Where our power to imagine the diversity of promotional products reaches its limits, the PSI Show begins. From classics like the promotional pen to the innovative multi-functional tool, fresh from the idea factory: from 9 to 11 January 2018, a huge assortment of goods will be on display in the halls of the Exhibition Centre Düsseldorf. The Leading European Trade Show of the Promotional Products Industry will occupy even more space this time. Four exhibition halls will be completely sold out. The TEXTILE AREA in Hall 10 alone will be nearly three times as large as before. Moreover, on the third day of the show industry customers will for the second time get to access an event that otherwise is reserved for members only.
22 May 2017
Mehr Durchblick im Zertifikate-Dschungel: Dafür sorgt in der Werbeartikelbranche jetzt erstmals „Branchenwissen Kompakt“. Die umfangreichste Zertifikats-Übersicht für die Werbeartikelindustrie wird vom PSI, dem internationalen Netzwerk der Werbeartikelwirtschaft, herausgegeben.
11 April 2017
Sustainability 3.0 – The PSI Sustainability Awards are to enter their third round. After autumn 2016 saw the coveted awards for outstanding, “green” initiatives and sustainable engagement in the promotional product industry being presented by the PSI Network for the second time, PSI members and non PSI-members can now once again enter their products, campaigns or companies for the awards online. Deadline for entries is 15 May 2017.
06 March 2017
Petra Lassahn (49) has been in the exhibition business since 1987 and is now to become the Director of the PSI trade show. Division Manager at Reed Exhibitions since 2006 and a member of the extended executive board for two years now Lassahn is to take over as the Director of Europe’s biggest trade show for the promotional products industry in addition to the existing events in her field of responsibility.
14 February 2017
Visitors looking for innovations from the promotional products industry at the leading international trade show for promotional products were spoilt for choice in Düsseldorf from 10 to 12 January 2017. Here a total of 50 product premieres were presented as part of the PSI FIRST Club 2017.