Economic Spotlight: Alberta
September 2016 – Imprint Canada recently published its Energy Intelligence Report.
We sat down for an exclusive 1-on-1 interview with energy intelligence expert and Alberta Oil magazine editor – Nick Wilson – to discuss the future of the oil sector and economy in Alberta.
ANVIL® Unveils New Logo
September 2016 – ANVIL® is proud announce that it has unveiled its new logo.
The new logo was developed for alignment with the recent fashion brand repositioning and development of a collection featuring super soft cotton and blended fabrics.
The new ANVIL® logo will also be placed on garment labels as a bold move to truly differentiate this leading collection of products, silhouettes and three weight classes with a clean, silver font on a deep, black background.
PICS Promo Expo Hits Ontario
The Promotional Idea & Concept Show is presenting Promo Expo this fall, with four stops in southern Ontario.
- KINGSTON: Wednesday September 21st at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall.
- OTTAWA: Thursday September 22nd at the Ottawa Centurion Convention & Event Centre.
- TORONTO WEST (VAUGHAN): Tuesday October 18th at Hazelton Manor.
- TORONTO EAST: Wednesday October 19th at The Brighton Convention & Event Centre.
For information, call (905) 761-7023.
Calgary Show Met With Optimism For Future of Industry
September 2016 – The 18th annual Western Imprint Canada Show returned to Calgary September 9 & 10th, and a sense of determined optimism was the strong message delivered by enthusiastic attendees.
With Alberta’s economy having struggled in recent years, the promotional marketing industry in the province has been hit hard the last few years.
However, attendees at the Show displayed their resolve not only with their presence at the Show, but exhibitors reported visitors’ increased willingness to learn and discover new products and technologies.
Response to the Shows’ seminars echoed this, as the four seminars averaged nearly 30 attendees over four sessions.
This commitment demonstrates that the industry in Alberta is preparing itself for a market recovery to previous lofty levels. And those who attended the Western Imprint Canada Show, have gained a crucial head start.