As a PPPC distributor member, you get the full benefits of a SAGE Total Access subscription, which gives you access to SAGE Online, SAGE Web, and SAGE Mobile. With these products, you can search our database of over one million promotional products, manage your clients in the CRM area, design custom flyers and catalogs, create e-commerce enabled presentations, and more! You also get the full benefits of a PPAI membership that includes information on business savings benefits, education, and industry research. PPPC supplier members receive a SAGE Advantage Membership that lets you update and verify all your supplier and product information, manage your advertising portfolio, search for distributor information, and more!
Founded in 1903, the Promotional Products Association International is the world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit association serving more than 15,000 corporate members of the $23.3 billion promotional products industry which is comprised of more than 40,500 businesses and a workforce of more than 500,000 professionals. PPAI represents the industry in Washington, D.C., and advocates on its behalf. PPAI operates The PPAI Expo, the industry’s largest trade show; provides the leading promotional products safety and compliance program, a prestigious professional development and certification program; and publishes industry trade journals and publications. The multibillion-dollar industry includes wearables, writing instruments, calendars, drinkware and many other items, usually imprinted with a company’s name, logo or message.
Get connected at one of the many PPPC tradeshows held throughout the year. Last year, over 6050 motivated distributors and their clients attending PPPC tradeshows, looking to connect with over 200 exhibiting PPPC Suppliers. Don’t miss any of these highly anticipated events! For suppliers, PPPC tradeshows are the ideal opportunity to showcase your products and connect one-on-one with PPPC distributors.
For distributors, with your all-access pass to every PPPC show, you can connect face-to-face with top industry suppliers, build relationships and see the latest and most innovative products and impress your clients as only PPPC distributor members can, by inviting them to a show! Promote your brand to your clients and theirs!
The PPPC Membership Directory is a current listing of all PPPC members. This sought-after directory includes member contact information, sales policies, and vital association information. PPPC members get a FREE copy of the Membership Directory with their membership! Members* can also access electronic lists by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. 90% of PPPC member distributors surveyed listed the directory as either an important or very important membership benefit. As a promotional products distributor, you NEED this directory! As a promotional products supplier, you can’t afford not to be in it!
*When fulfilling requests for electronic membership lists, PPPC supplier members will receive a list of current distributor member companies, PPPC distributor members will receive a list of current supplier members and multi-line members will receive a list of both current supplier and distributor members.
The PPPC E-Weekly is an important e-newsletter that circulates weekly. It provides members with the latest industry news, keeping you informed on everything taking place within the industry and within the membership. Stay up-to-date with the PPPC E-Weekly, your connection to the industry!
Let us help you take your career to greater heights! PPPC’s Professional Development Certification now offers 4 different designations - TAS, CAS, MAS, MAS+, a certification level for each stage in your career. Achieve accreditation to promote your status within the industry!
Let us put you in the spotlight! The Image Awards, the Momentum Award, Hall of Fame, Humanitarian Award; PPPC takes great pride in the accomplishments of our members and is very proud to shine the spotlight on their achievements with various PPPC Awards. Enhance your credibility and get noticed!
PPPC is a Community and as a PPPC member you can participate in regional networking opportunities with other PPPC members at our regional PPPC Chapter events, throughout the year. Get to know the association and its members. The connections made at these PPPC events are invaluable!
Take advantage of a PPPC Scholarship for you, an employee or even a family member! Approximately 11 scholarships of $1500 are presented annually to students, enrolled in a full-time program at an accredited college or university in Canada, leading to a certificate, diploma or degree and seeking a career in Sales, Marketing, Business, Management or a profession specific to the promotion industry.
As a PPPC Supplier member, you have access to a variety of different advertising opportunities to help increase your visibility and promote your brand to fellow PPPC members. Promoting your brand has never been easier or more affordable! Time and again, PPPC Distributors express their appreciation for advertising by members, for members. If you’re a distributor, don’t forget, PPPC Supplier members know what you need and they have it!