Beacon Promotions, Inc., of New Ulm, MN was recognized and awarded the Supplier Star in the S9 category at the 2011 PPAI Awards Banquet at The PPAI Expo held in
Winners are recognized for outstanding service in areas such as responsiveness, on-time shipping, product quality and sales aids. Three suppliers are nominated for this award each year and Beacon has been among those nominated in 4 of its 5 eligible years.
Each year, the Institute of Packaging Professionals holds the AmeriStar Packaging Competition to showcase the most groundbreaking, innovative, packages of the year. Visstun is among the 36 winners selected by a panel of 17 packaging experts. Judging was based on six criteria: innovation, protection, economics, performance, marketing and environmental impact.
CPPA members will now receive discounts on a variety of SAGE services, including SAGE Online™, SAGE Mobil™, SAGE WebExpress Pro™ , SAGE WebStore™ , and SAGE Company Store™.
Current SAGE subscribers may contact SAGE to activate their discount beginning with their next renewal, and CPPA members adding new SAGE services simply indicate CPPA membership on your SAGE application.
Prime Line is happy to announce that effective January 1, 2011 Jeff Lederer is promoted to President. Jeff joined Prime in 1993 as a regional sales manager.
Prime CEO Rick Brenner noted that “Jeff has been preparing for this position for his whole life, having worked at Prime for the past 17 years in a variety of sales, marketing and executive roles at Prime. He’s a consummate professional, a creative and innovative marketer and a key architect of many of Prime’s most innovative service and product offerings..."
Congress passed and the President signed into law on December 17, 2010, the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 (TRUIRJCA).
This legislation did not include a repeal of the 1099 provisions. Keep the pressure on Congress to repeal these costly requirements by sending a letter from ppailaw.org.
The new law includes dozens of temporary renewals of expired and expiring credits and deductions. To learn more click here.