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Branded merchandise in the news

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Product Trends

What's new and what's trending in promo items

Apparel News

Updates on the most popular promotional products category

Creative Ideas

Clever or effective branded merchandise campaigns and collections


Sean Norris


Sean has spent six years with Promo Marketing, most of it obsessing over article headlines and, more recently, ceaselessly trying to get Elon Musk to appear on the podcast.

Brendan Menapace

Digital Content Editor

Brendan is Promo Marketing’s digital publishing guru. While writing and editing stories come naturally to him, writing his own bio does not.

Joseph Myers

Associate Content Editor

Joseph draws on his background as a longtime Philadelphia local news reporter to go in-depth on issues important to the promo industry. He’s also a die-hard hockey fan.

Sarah Semple

Associate Content Editor

Sarah enjoys keeping up-to-date on anything and everything social media-related. On weekends, you can find her catching up on the newest Crime Junkie podcast.