October 27, 2016

EPIC 2016 | EPIC Business Essentials | Group & Industry News I Marketing I Meetings & Training | Merchandising | Independent Stationers Calendar of Events

VISIT THE IS MARKETING BOOTH AT EPIC 2016!
If you are attending EPIC 2016, be sure to stop by Independent Stationers Booth #131/133 during the Trade Show on Thursday, November 3 to learn about our new programs and services or changes to some existing ones.  Here are some topics you&... [Read the rest of this article...]

VISTAPRINT SEMINAR REPLACED BY MRO SEMINAR
We regret to announce that, due to circumstances beyond our control, Vistaprint will not be able to attend EPIC 2016 and conduct their scheduled seminar. We have secured another of our newest vendor partners, Alliance MRO, to conduct a seminar on ...[Read the rest of this article...]

EVEN MORE EPIC SHOW SPECIALS OFFERED & SOME UPDATED PROMOS TOO!
Each year, many of the EPIC Exhibitors offer a Show Special to you.  This could include special items, discounted pricing, an opportunity to win a prize for placing an order at the show. We post these Show Specials on the EPIC website so... [Read the rest of this article...]

WHEN YOU ARRIVE IN NASHVILLE...
We are looking forward to seeing all of you next week in Nashville, Tennessee for EPIC 2016!   Here is some information you may find helpful for when you arrive:   If you are flying into Nashville International, you can take the... [Read the rest of this article...]

EPIC ATTENDEES - HOW TO CLAIM THE HOTEL REIMBURSEMENT AND BONUS PARTICIPATION FUNDS
After EPIC is completed, here is how you claim your hotel reimbursement and bonus participation funds: Complete the Hotel Room Reimbursement Form, and submit it, along with a copy of your hotel room bill, to cora@independentstationers.coop.  ... [Read the rest of this article...]

EPIC BUSINESS ESSENTIALS OPPORTUNITIES
EPIC Business Essentials (EPIC) is a joint venture of Independent Stationers National Accounts / Federal Sales Programs and TriMega Purchasing Association's Point Nationwide LLC. EPIC was borne out of the concept that the independent dealer ch... [Read the rest of this article...]

IS SHAREHOLDERS: SIGN & RETURN YOUR PROXY
Just a reminder that all shareholders should sign and return the proxy for casting votes at the upcoming Shareholders Meeting, scheduled for November 2, at EPIC 2016. For those of you owners who are attending EPIC, your proxy will be returned to y... [Read the rest of this article...]

ACH PAYMENT SCHEDULE FOR THANKSGIVING WEEK
For the week of Thanksgiving, November 21-25, below is the ACH schedule to follow: ACH payment is due in Indianapolis office by 12 noon EST, Tuesday November 22th. ACH payment will be drafted form member’s account Friday November 25th. ... [Read the rest of this article...]

LEAN YOUR WAY INTO USING STANDING DESKS WITH SAFCO
The fatigue of static standing all day has become too much and workers are returning to their old ways, succumbing to the sitting disease that is plaguing offices everywhere. In fact, only 1 in 10 workers actually use the standing feature of their wo... [Read the rest of this article...]

FACEBOOK & PINTEREST ADVERTISING WEBINAR NOVEMBER 15
Have you been using Facebook and/or Pinterest for a bit but are seeing that reach is low and you're not getting your desired results? If so, this webinar is for you. We'll cover what the complete benefits of Facebook Advertising and Pinterest... [Read the rest of this article...]

Q3 INDEPENDENT STATIONERS UPDATE WEBINARS SCHEDULED
The Q3 2016 Update Webinars from Independent Stationers have been scheduled.  The dates and times are below, along with registration links. We look forward to having you join us for one of these three sessions.  It is important that... [Read the rest of this article...]

VIDEO ADS: YOUTUBE WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE
We recently held another Spark series webinar which featured YouTube video advertising. The webinar included information on YouTube TrueView ads, steps to video success, types of content to use, as well as YouTube editing tips and tools.  If you... [Read the rest of this article...]

AKRO-MILS WEBINAR - RECORDING AVAILABLE
Join us for an overview of Material Handling products offered by Akro-Mils. Akro-Mils is an industry-leading manufacturer of plastic and metal storage, organization, transport and material handling products for use in any environment. Akro-Mils pr...[Read the rest of this article...]

VENDOR PROMOTIONS POSTED
The following vendors have posted promotions and/or SPIFFs [Read the rest of this article...]

VENDOR PRICE FILES POSTED
Vendor Document Library (VDL) Vendor related documents are posted to the Vendor Document Library.  It is restricted to only those dealer-users t...[Read the rest of this article...]

RDC CHANGES RECAP
We have had a lot of changes and communications going out on the RDC since late August. Here is a quick recap of those changes in case you may have missed any of them. RDC moved to a central bill process through the Independent Stationers of...[Read the rest of this article...]

GET 8% REBATE ON SANFORD IN Q4!!!
SP RICHARDS OFFERS MEMBERS Q4 SANFORD PROMO   The ISG contract code is available to all IS Members on their main account.  Dealers may need to request it from your system provider if it isn't loaded to your system automaticall...[Read the rest of this article...]

GLOBAL SEATING SOLUTIONS (GLF) NOW AN APPROVED VENDOR FOR SEATING
Global Seating Solutions (GSS) is a women-owned enterprise, with office seating experience dating back to 2002.  We are committed to providing exclusive office seating solutions to IS dealers; and, NEVER engaging in e-commerce competition with o...[Read the rest of this article...]