Who is PPAI?

    PPAI is the trusted leader in the promotional products industry delivering essential knowledge, resources and community to ensure the success of its members, those who manufacture, import and resell promotional products, and the promotional products industry itself.

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  • Expo East

    Expo East Is Back

    The premier PPAI event on the east coast, bringing together the industry’s top suppliers and leading distributors. Expo East, now in June, is an excellent opportunity at the right time of year. Take advantage of this newly repositioned trade show and its industry-leading education.

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    JUNE 12-14, 2017

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  • Women’s Leadership Conference

    Experience the PPAI WLC

    The industry’s foremost conference for professional women who share a common vision to achieve success. A knowledge community of the industry’s best and brightest women.

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  • North American Leadership Conference

    #1 leadership conference in the industry

    Leaders, entrepreneurs, and up-and-comers in the promotional products industry all gather at NALC, an event highlighted by cutting-edge, forward-thinking presentations and punctuated by excellent networking opportunities.

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  • Product Responsibility Summit

    Explore the product safety issues currently impacting the industry

    A conference focused on the most pressing product safety issues, the business implications, challenges and opportunities associated with the various aspects of compliance.

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PPAI Trending

PPAI makes GET IN TOUCH! Campaign Available to Industry

PPAI’s Industry Branding Initiative, the GET IN TOUCH! campaign, is now available for industry use. Whether you are looking for website tools, videos, or posts for you company’s social media channels, the GET IN TOUCH tool kits allow you to be a part of this one-of-a-kind industry campaign. For tips on how to use the campaign assets and access the various tool kits .

PPAI Releases Innovative New Consumer Research

PPAI has released a brand new groundbreaking consumer study, as part of the GET IN TOUCH campaign. Mapping Out the Modern Consumer measures the performance of promotional products among consumers. The study looks at five key metrics: Reach, Recall, Resonance, Reaction and Relativity.

PPAI Rolls Out Bold New Strategic Plan for 2017

PPAI’s recently introduced new strategic plan is a leading-edge strategic map for the association and an innovative look at what is needed for the future success of the promotional products industry and the companies that are a part of it.

Member Testimonials
Essential for Small Business

“PPAI is essential for small businesses. Without the resources PPAI offers, there is no way we could have a chance in this industry.”

- PPAI Distributor

i can’t imagine doing business without being a member

“I can't imagine doing business without being a PPAI Member. The access to education and trade shows alone is enough of a reason to join.”

- PPAI Supplier

you matter to us

“PPAI makes every supplier and distributor feel like a superstar. It does not matter if you are a multimillion dollar company or a rep for a small company. You matter!”

- PPAI Supplier

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