June 15, 2017

EPIC 2017 | EPIC Business Essentials | Group & Industry News I Marketing I Meetings & Training | Merchandising | Independent Stationers Calendar of Events

DEADLINE TODAY TO GET $500 IN BONUS MONEY!
The EPIC Participation Bonus rewards Independent Stationers members for your full participation in EPIC 2017! Receive up to $500 by attending and fully participating in EPIC 2017.   The earlier you register to attend EPIC, the gre... [Read the rest of this article...]

USE OUR DISCOUNTS FOR EPIC AIR TRAVEL!
This year, once again, you can take advantage of discounts on flights to Las Vegas for EPIC 2017.  Three carriers are offering discounts, when you make your reservations using the provided meeting code. Southwest Airlines is the preferred car... [Read the rest of this article...]

REGISTRATION HAS BEGUN FOR EPIC 2017
Please go to www.wherebighappens.com to find all the details about EPIC 2017 including: How to register to attend Costs to attend How to get a hotel room How to get your hotel room charges reimbursed How to save with Flight Discounts ... [Read the rest of this article...]

SEMINARS JUST FOR IS MEMBERS!
At each EPIC conference, many seminars are scheduled for all attendees.  We also take this opportunity to have a few options that are exclusively for members and affiliates of Independent Stationers.  These sessions will be held from 8:30 a... [Read the rest of this article...]

MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS
After you register as an EPIC 2017 attendee at www.wherebighappens.com, you next need to go to the hotel reservations link to make your hotel room reservation.  You can link out directly from the meeting web site, from the confirmation page of y... [Read the rest of this article...]

WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND EPIC 2017?
"The chance to network with fellow independent dealers is such a valuable tool.  Last year’s break- out sessions were some of the best I have attended.  The topics that were covered were right on track with today’s challeng... [Read the rest of this article...]

A GREAT NEW LOOK!
The EPIC website supporting the EZ Print Supplies FSSI/OS3 contract has gotten a new facelift!
Check it out at www.ezprintsupplies.com and for more information about becoming part of this Federal contract opportunity, contact Nita Turpin at 847-861-0053 or by email at nturpin@epicbusinessessentials.com

CALLING ALL YOUNG EXECUTIVES TO TAKE OUR SURVEY!
We are discussing the formation of a core group of young men and women interested in collaborating on industry issues and best practices. These are the next generation of dealers that are eager to learn, grow, share ideas, and shape the future of thi... [Read the rest of this article...]

VOTE NOW FOR THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD WINNER
OPI readers have the chance to take part in the voting for the People’s Choice prize in this year’s North American Office Products Awards (NAOPA). The People’s Choice award allows the North American office supplies comm... [Read the rest of this article...]

M-POWER Q2 2017 PROMOTIONS ENDING SOON!
Make sure your customers take advantage of these great promotional offers for Q2 2017 from participating M-Power suppliers ENDING SOON. Also available are new product flyers for your sales team to distribute. All offers expire June 30, 2017, unless n... [Read the rest of this article...]

FACILITIES WEBINAR - BOX PARTNERS - THURSDAY JUNE 15TH
Prepare for Growth in Q3 and Beyond! Within the Office Products channel one category has continued to deliver solid growth year-over-year – Pack, Mail and Ship. Demand for these products continue to grow and B O X Partners makes it remark...[Read the rest of this article...]

BLOGGING BOOTCAMP WEBINAR JUNE 20
Did you know that blogging can produce the following: 55% more website visitors 97% more inbound links 434% more indexed pages There are many different types of blog posts you can create for your business and several ways you can get s... [Read the rest of this article...]

IS AFFLINK STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WEBINARS JUNE 21, 22
We are pleased to inform you about a new Independent Stationers Strategic Alliance with AFFLINK, a leading Jan-San and packaging distributor/dealer group.  This Strategic Alliance creates reciprocal affiliate membership programs to afford each g... [Read the rest of this article...]

EPIC 2017 INFORMATIONAL WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE
We recently held a very informative webinar to help you Max Out at EPIC 2017. We discussed the detailed agenda including the co-location with ISSA/INTERCLEAN, why your dealership should attend, your registration (show and hotel), and how to take adva... [Read the rest of this article...]

ISSA MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE
We recently held a webinar to review the benefits IS members can receive by being a member of ISSA.  Hannah Kennedy of ISSA spoke about who ISSA is, what the IS/ISSA partnership means for you, and their vast offering of Jan-San information, tool... [Read the rest of this article...]

VENDOR WEBINAR RECORDING - OFFICE SNAX
Please join us for a webinar on veteran IS vendor OfficeSnax. Office Snax was one of the first food & beverage providers to enter the breakroom category in the office products channel, way back in 2001. Our founders were two OP veterans, so we...[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...]

FRESH PRODUCTS (FPI) AN APPROVED VENDOR FOR ODOR CONTROL
Fresh is an innovative odor control and air freshening manufacturer based in Toledo, Ohio, USA. Over 95% of our products are manufactured in Toledo, and have been since the company was founded in 1971. Singularly focused, we love what we do. We want ...[Read the rest of this article...]