July 26, 2017

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

YOU CAN STILL QUALIFY FOR $$$ AT EPIC! DEADLINE AUGUST 15
The EPIC Participation Bonus rewards Independent Stationers members for your full participation in EPIC 2017!   The earlier you register to attend EPIC, the greater your bonus!The FINAL deadline date is approaching - August 15!&nb...   [Read the rest of this article...]

WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND EPIC 2017?
"Of all the things our dealership spends money on EPIC has the biggest ROI.  Even without the reimbursement monies we receive from IS I still feel like attending is totally worth it.  1.  The product show allows us to visit with v...  [Read the rest of this article...]

3rd ANNUAL HIKE FOR HOPE - BENEFITTING CITY OF HOPE
Hike in the Valley of Fire, benefiting City of Hope, on Sunday September 10, 2017 9:00am – 2:00pm (Lunch Provided) For the past two years EPIC has included an event that challenges attendees to push themselves to new heights through the ann...   [Read the rest of this article...]

EDUCATION FORUMS - THE TRAINING JUST KEEPS COMING!
Over the next few editions of Insider, we will be recapping all the great learning opportunities you will have when you attend EPIC 2017 in September.  You can also always review the entire listing by visiting http://wherebighappens.com/sem...   [Read the rest of this article...]

JOIN IN THE FUN AND SPREAD SOME CHEER!
Once again at EPIC this year, we will be spreading cheer one smile at a time in our Give Back event entitled “Spreading Cheer” as participants fundraise, assemble and deliver Cheeriodicals. What are Cheeriodicals? Cheeriodicals are &l...   [Read the rest of this article...]

IS FEDERAL MAS-75 SCHEDULE - FLYER UPDATE
Effective AUGUST 1, 2017 the Independent Stationers MAS-75 contract will no longer include the option for participating dealers to create their own contract flyers (with IS approval).  The program now includes a flyer which is program focused an...   [Read the rest of this article...]

CONGRATULATIONS ARE IN ORDER!
EZ Print Supplies has received approval on their next extension to their FSSI/OS3 IDIQ Contract through August 7,2018. Great job, EZ Print Supplies!   [Read the rest of this article...]

WELCOME TO OUR NEWEST MEMBER!
Please join us as we welcome our newest affiliate member, X096, Keokit, located in Palo Alto, California.  Welcome Marty Davis and team!

HP JULY PROMOTION ENDING SOON!
Make sure your customers take advantage of the great promotional offer from HP, expiring on July 31, 2017. A product flyer and banners are available for your sales team and website. Buy $225 of Original HP Ink and/or Toner and receive a $25 Darden... [Read the rest of this article...]

FIREKING WEBINAR - SCHOOL MEDICINE SECURITY - AUG 8TH, 2PM EASTERN
Schools in your market have an unmet need for student medicine storage and privacy.  Learn how you can be your customer's solution with the Fireking School Medicine Security Cabinet. Click Here to Register[Read the rest of this article...]

FACILITIES WEBINAR - SELLING BREAKROOM WITH SMUCKERS - THURSDAY AUG 10, 2PM
JM Smucker will present a second, more in-depth webinar on “Selling Breakroom”. Agenda includes: -Importance of Coffee in the workplace -Consumer tastes are looking for bolder taste profiles -Consumers are looking to personali...[Read the rest of this article...]

Q2 2017 INDEPENDENT STATIONERS UPDATE WEBINARS SCHEDULED AUGUST 21 & 28
As you are aware, each quarter we host a series of update webinars, to keep you informed about all the things that are going on within your dealer organization, Independent Stationers.  Each webinar includes a financial update, in which we share... [Read the rest of this article...]

INSTAGRAM FOR BUSINESS WEBINAR RECORDING AVAILABLE
We recently held a Spark webinar featuring Instagram for Business. A common misconception is that the photo-sharing app is only important for retailers, restaurants, or travel companies. However, as one of the most effective brand-building tools... [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...]