2016 Legislative Agenda
The promotional products industry represents tens of thousands of companies and hundreds of thousands of jobs. PPAI and its members urge members of Congress to take the time to learn more about the effectiveness of promotional products as both effective advertising and useful tools for home, work and recreation.
George Washington Used Promotional Products
Promotional products have been recognized as valuable advertising and marketing tools for centuries. The use of promotional products traces back to 1789 when George Washington used commemorative buttons.
Promotional Products: A $20 Billion Industry
To go along with its rich and vibrant history is a bright and strengthening future. While other advertising media have been in decline, the promotional products industry has been on an incline for the last several years.
Found Across the United States
The power of promotional products and the industry’s extraordinary history have led many into the world of promotional products. Estimated company counts put the number of promotional products businesses at 30,000+
Thriving Small Businesses
Across the United States, from coast to coast, you’ll find thousands of promotional products companies, 97% of which are small businesses.
Big Business – Big Heart
The promotional products industry is filled with companies who work closely with charities, causes, and communities to help them reach those in need.
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