2019 April/May e-Newsletter
New Members Since
February 2018:

A+ Career Apparel
Fields Manufacturing
Jupiter and Company
Spector and Company
Starline USA
OTTO International

MultiLine Representatives:
Brandner's Brands/Pebble Beach Corporate Apparel

Broman Sales
Dog On It Silk Screen Printing
Epic Print Solutions
JPonte Printing
Proforma CGE&M

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Tour Zing Manufacturing with AzPPA
Learn about their State-of-the-Art Laser Engraving Capabilities
Tuesday, May 7, 2019,
10:30 am - 12 pm
921 S. Park Lane
Tempe, AZ 85281

Register for this event HERE .
Not yet an AzPPA Member?
Click HERE to join today!
Planning for the future?
Getting ready to retire?

Join us for a live webinar on Thursday, April 11th at 10 am PST and AZ Time.
All regional members, as well as those who are interested in membership, are
welcome - Invite your industry colleagues!

Register HERE!

AzPPA Supplier member, Graphcoline receiving the prestigious PPAI Silver Pyramid Supplier Award of Merit at the PPAI Expo in January 2019.

Wild Wednesday Webinar with Charity Gibson
"They Want What You've Got - Now What?"
April 24th at 9:30 am
Register HERE!
Hope you had a chance to come our for our first charitable fund-raising event of 2019. We had a delicious brunch on April 6th at The Churchill in downtown Phoenix.
Still want to donate? Home Fur Good could use your help: Click HERE!
AzPPA's First Spring Show!
Did you get to attend?
We had a great event on Monday, April 1st! Hope you were there.
Click HERE to see all the photos of the day!
Spector & Co. Issues Voluntary Power Bank Recall

As first reported Wednesday in a PPB Newslink Breaking News alert, Montreal, Quebec-based supplier Spector & Co. (PPAI 168328), in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Health Canada, has issued a voluntary recall of power bank chargers that have shown they can overheat while charging and pose a fire hazard. No property damage, fire damage or injuries have been reported.
Click HERE for the full article.

Tariff News: Section 301 Tariffs Are Likely To Remain In Place

The president of the United States told a group of reporters at the White House that tariffs on Chinese imports would stay in place even after a trade deal with China has been reached.

Click HERE for the full story in this month's edition of "Trusted" from PPAI.
Click Here to download the toolkit from PPAI!
How Are You Celebrating?

Kick off PPW!W activities early with our Factory Tour at Zing Manufacturing on 5/7/19!
Then during the week of May 13 - 17:
Day One - Stage An Open House or other Public Event
Day Two - Advocate for the Industry
Day Three - Reach out for a good cause
Day Four - Get on your soapbox
Day Five - Thank your customers
What's In It For YOU as an AzPPA Member?
#10: Advocacy for your Industry in Washington DC
#9: MEMBERS ONLY - Network with exhibitors at the Supplier Reception for our September event
#8: Twelve Great Wild Wednesday Webinars monthly throughout the year.
#7: 10% Discount on SAGE Products
#6: Up to 25% Discount on Constant Contact
#5: Up to 23% Discount on Federal Express Shipping
#4: Thousands of Dollars in Extra Savings with Our Member-Exclusive Coupon Book
#3: FREE admission to 4 tours of local Supplier Factories - FOR MEMBERS ONLY!
#2: FREE admission for MEMBERS to both AzPPA Exhibitor Shows (September Show registration coming soon)
#1: Relationships that Help You as a Person and Grow Your Business
Official and Platinum Sponsors

Affiliations and Benefits
Sarah Weber, 2019 Communications Chair
Betsy Andrade, Executive Director