Elise Hacking Carr

Elise Hacking Carr

Elise Hacking Carr is editor-in-chief/content director for Print+Promo magazine.

The Sourcing Group Acquires SI Solutions

The Sourcing Group (TSG), a top 50 distributor with headquarters in New York, has announced the acquisition of SI Solutions, located in Florence, S.C. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. “SI Solutions has long been a leader in the southeastern United States, and its footprint...

Top 50 Distributors 2017 Interviews: No. 2 – Proforma

Every year, Print+Promo releases its 2017 Top 50 Distributors list. To give you some insight into what it takes to make it to the top, we spoke to Greg Muzzillo, founder of Proforma, No. 2 on the list...

Top 50 Suppliers 2017 Interviews: No. 9 – Outlook Group LLC

Every year, Print+Promo releases its 2017 Top 50 Suppliers list. To give you some insight into what it takes to make it to the top, we spoke to Kevin Hayes, executive vice president of Outlook Group LLC, No. 9 on the list...

Print+Promo Announces the 2017 Top 50 Distributors

It can be hard out there for a distributor. The migration to online shopping has allowed end-users to easily bypass the middle man (or woman). The threat of direct selling remains very real. And, let’s be honest, is there anything Amazon can’t do? Despite the challenges facing distributors, they manage to persevere by selling into new revenue-generating buckets, executing a vision and mastering the art of consultation...

Print+Promo Distributor Connect Closes Out the Year in San Antonio

Print+Promo, the Philadelphia-based leading source of business strategies for distributor sales professionals, recently concluded its final Distributor Connect of 2017. Distributor Connect pairs top-selling distributors with leading print and promotional product suppliers for one-on-one, 20-minute, pre-scheduled meetings held in private supplier suites. For the latest event, which ran...

Top 50 Suppliers 2017 Interviews: No. 1 - Ennis Inc.

Every year, Print+Promo releases its 2017 Top 50 Suppliers list. To give you some insight into what it takes to make it to the top, we spoke to Keith S. Walters, chairman, CEO and president of Ennis Inc., No. 1 on the list.

Print+Promo Presents the 2017 Top 50 Suppliers

Not only does Print+Promo's Top 50 Suppliers list offer a glimpse into industry activity and health, it gives print manufacturers a chance to gauge where they stand among their peers. Did your company make the list? Find out...

Expand and Deliver

As part of Print+Promo’s ongoing feature, Executive Perspectives, we get to know leading professionals in the print and promotional industry. This month, we interviewed Adam McNeill, president of CE Printed Products Inc., Carol Stream, Ill. Here, he talks about his new role, the rewards of collaboration and how his company is pushing the envelope...

Appvion Files for Bankruptcy Protection

After careful consideration, Appvion, an employee-owned paper company headquartered in Appleton, Wis., has filed a Chapter 11 petition in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. In a Restructuring Frequently Asked Questions page, the company maintained that its business is “fundamentally sound”; its debt load, however, is too high...