19 April 2018
Positive market outlook: PSI Industry Barometer furnishes current figures on the promotional product industry
How is business going? What are the top sellers in which sector of industry? What is the next big thing? The PSI asked these questions and its members across Europe have answered: kicking off the promotional product year the PSI Industry Barometer 1/2018 furnishes initial market data and industry figures revolving around current trends and developments in the promotional product industry.
22 March 2018
The world of advertising and selling continues to grow. With PromoTex Expo, which will take place concurrently with PSI and viscom from 8 to 10 January 2019, Reed Exhibitions are accelerating their trade show activities in the field of marketing and advertising. Designed as an international trade show for promotional apparel, sportswear and workwear, the focus of PromoTex Expo is on promotional textiles, teamwear, corporate fashion, household and home textiles, and textile finishing.
13 March 2018
Sustainability is attracting more and more attention across the promotional products industry. This trend is also reflected in the development of the PSI Sustainability Awards, the industry’s only sustainability prize, which is presented in various categories. While 46 companies had demonstrated that the topic played an important role for them by participating in the 2016 premiere, that number increased to about 70 just three years later. Most recently, a total of 374 certificates were presented as proof of the environmental, economic and social character of companies, products and campaigns. Companies have until 20 April to apply for what’s already the fourth edition of the PSI Sustainability Awards.
13 February 2018
The winners of this year’s PSI FIRST Club are innovative, practical and sustainable. From 9 to 11 January, they competed for the affection of promotional products distributors and marketing executives as three of the altogether 50 new products at PSI 2018. Trade show visitors cast their vote to decide which products they would deploy as part of a campaign.
12 January 2018
Professional, Strong and International: That’s what the three letters in PSI have always stood for. But this time, Europe's largest trade show of the promotional products industry really reinforced the meaning behind its initials.
18 December 2017
Journey to the centre of the promotional products universe: PSI 2018 draws visitors from around the world
A journey halfway around the world to connect international promotional products markets? For promotional products distributors and agency employees from Europe, Africa, Asia and the US, PSI is the first major must-attend event of the new year. One in two visitors travel to the trade show from outside Germany to take home fresh ideas, new contacts and new partnerships for their own markets.
14 December 2017
At PSI 2018, promotional products distributors and marketers can look forward to a programme running a total of 1,380 minutes full of new ideas and best practices. From 9 to 11 January, visitors will, for example, be able to attend exciting lectures on topics such as finishing, sustainability, quality assurance and data protection at the PSI Institute – Best Practice Forum in Hall 9, Stand M28.
12 December 2017
Porcelain instead of plastic: PSI 2018, acting as an ambassador for sustainability in the promotional products industry, will be the first trade show worldwide to introduce a 2Go deposit system for porcelain cups. Supported by the 2Go specialists at Mahlwerck Porcelain and Gleensheep Technologies, plastic cups for coffee and tea will be eliminated in the halls of the Exhibition Centre Düsseldorf from 9 to 11 January. In addition, the theme of sustainability will be featured on several levels at PSI.