As 2018 comes to a close, PPB Newslink looks back at the stories that shaped the industry and PPAI in the past year and positioned them to achieve greater growth, success and recognition in the year to come.

PPAI, SAGE And PPPC Announce Strategic Partnership

Industry Leaders Prepare For Impact Of Tariffs

TPG Growth Completes Acquisition Of HALO Branded Solutions

BTC Group And Geiger Form Trans-Atlantic Union

Elysian Capital Acquires Facilisgroup

Geiger Names Jo-an Lantz, MAS, President

AIA Acquires OfficeZilla

Tennessee Mayor Kicks Off Promotional Products Work! Week; Shelbyville Designated As The Promotional Products City

Gill Studios Names Jamie Fain President And CEO

IMAGEN Brands Partners With ShedRain As Exclusive Supplier

Chocolate Inn / Taylor & Grant And Lanco Acquire Screen Printers Design

U.S. Steel, Aluminum Tariffs Go Into Effect

Delta Apparel’s Art Gun Subsidiary Acquires DTG2Go

Spector & Co. Enters Deal With Blue Point Capital Partners

SEE Merchandising Acquired By Dyehard Fan Supply

Paul Lage, MAS, Named President Of IMAGEN Brands

White House Levies Further Tariffs On Approximately $200 Billion In Chinese Imports

HALO Acquires Chamberlain Marketing Group

Corporate Imaging Concepts Acquires eCompanyStore

Galaxy Balloons Acquires Great American Drinkware Company

Shumsky Acquires IMPACT Plus

Hospitality Mints Acquired By Mount Franklin Foods

Axis Promotions Acquires Collegiate Merchandise Provider

Chamberlain Marketing Group Acquires Digital Marketing Agency Traffic

3M Appoints Michael Roman CEO

Founder Sport Group Acquires Teamwork Athletic Apparel

BIC Graphic North America Names David Klatt CEO

Next Level Apparel Recapitalizes With Blue Point Capital Partners

PromoShop, Icon Blue Announce Strategic Relationship