Proforma Marcom Solutions Acquires Eastern Advertising Novelty
December 16, 2014

Proforma Marcom Solutions, owned by Brian Kwiatkowski, has acquired Eastern Advertising Novelty. The Marlborough-based distributor will now operate as Eastern Advertising Novelty powered by Proforma. Financial terms of the deal were not released.

The Numbers Game
November 1, 2014

Last month, Print+Promo checked in with industry suppliers as they struggled to find their sweet spot in the tepid economy. Their performance hinted at trouble with sales falling short compared to previous years. Would the distributors share the same fate? Not if 2014 numbers are any indication.

The Bigger Picture
November 1, 2014

Change can be challenging and scary. It certainly isn’t for the weak of heart. But, change can also be rewarding—this year’s top three distributors are proof. See what some of the industry’s biggest names had to say about slow responders, big thinkers and everything in between.

Proforma Expands Member Network
October 1, 2014

Proforma, Cleveland, recently welcomed Ralph Petty, president of Petty Marketing, a Cleveland, Tennessee-based distributor, to its Member Network. Petty will now operate as Petty Marketing powered by Proforma.

Proforma Global Sourcing Acquires The Embroidery House
September 30, 2014

Proforma Global Sourcing, Tampa, Fla., recently announced the acquisition of The Embroidery House, a promotional marketing company specializing in safety programs. Terms of the deal were not announced.

Allen-Bailey Tag & Label Expands Sales Team
May 13, 2014

Allen-Bailey Tag & Label Inc., Caledonia, N.Y., has added two new members to its sales team, Tom Kehoe and John Kilcoyne.

Kehoe has an extensive background in sales and business development. He spent many years at Kodak, and most recently worked in pharmaceutical sales.

A Wise Investment
April 1, 2014

The financial sector won't be able to erase the stigma of some troubling numbers—no matter how much cleanup is involved.