It’s an ill wind… … Enter Walmart and Amazon As reported elsewhere in the media Walmart has thrown down the gauntlet and become a player in the promotional merchandise industry. The launch of Walmart Promo Shop fuels speculation that Amazon’s anticipated advance into the industry could come sooner than later. Walmart’s shop, which includes a
Showing our credentials! When buying promotional merchandise it’s important that you work with a reputable and reliable supply chain. Having certain credentials demonstrates a business has been verified by a third party to perform properly and will give you the assurance that your brand is being protected. Getting accredited is usually a formal process. An
Arcadia in the spotlight We all want to do things well. We like to be recognised and appreciated for a job completed successfully. At Arcadia we know how important it is to our customers that we get it right every time. From the initial contact right through to delivery of goods we want customers to
ISO 27001 We have got it! We are pleased to announce that we have been accessed and approved for the ISO 27001 security management systems standards certification. Information Security Management Protects corporate information and data, manages threats and gain customer confidence. The way in which a company looks after and use corporate information can
Business ethics and promotional merchandise When buying promotional merchandise, companies often overlook the importance of making sure the products are sourced from an ethical supply chain. This becomes extremely important with larger campaigns and even more so when manufacturing a custom made item, where materials, the factory and product may need ethical and compliant certification.