Check out this week's Supplier Marketing and Announcement Newsletter!
For all of the latest supplier announcements and promotions, we have provided you with a brief summary by supplier along with links to each individual supplier page and/or file for more information.
New Supplier Announcements
Effective July 16, 2018, Knork Flatware is officially a central bill supplier. Knork Flatware is ergonomically designed with comfort, style, stability and is disposable. The Knork’s unique beveled edges acts as a knife to easily cut into foods without harming the users. The Knork edges are not sharp or serrated and even safe for children. Perfect for the breakroom, school cafeteria, and other foodservice establishments.
To learn more about the new TriMega program with Knork click here to view their supplier program page and pricing. Click here to visit their website!
TriMega is also pleased to announce World Dryer as a new central bill supplier, effective July 16, 2018. World Dryer is a leading manufacturer of hand dryers and offers a full line of fast, state-of-the-art hand dryers designed to fit into any facility. For more than 60 years their products have set the industry standard by integrating leading technology, convenient functionality and attractive design to offer top quality products. Their high speed dryers are all designed to deliver a faster, more effective drying experience while reducing operational costs. Whether the setting is a school, restaurant, hospital or commercial facility restroom, World Dryer has the product for every need.
To learn more about the new TriMega program with World Dryer click here to view their supplier program page, product catalog and pricing. Click here to visit their website!
Current Supplier Announcements
Domtar has recently purchased a majority interest in Prisma Renewable Composition, which creates advanced materials from natural resources according to a recent article in OPI. The investment will help commercialise the process of using lignin (a natural glue that holds wood fibres together) to make engineered plastic compounds says OPI. To read the full article in OPI, please click here.
Charles Leonard has been experiencing EDI issues since Mid-May 2018. They have confirmed that all issues will be resolved by July 30th, 2018.
New Supplier Promotions
It's show time with Pilot! Get a free $15 Fandago movie gift card when you purchase $50 worth of Frixion pens. Offer is valid 7/1/18 - 9/30/18. For more details please click here.
Current Supplier Promotions
Smead has 3 separate promotions running for Q3. Each offer is effective 7/1/18 - 9/30/18.
Purchase $100 or more in qualifying Justick products and receive a free AC adapter. Please click here to view the flyer.
Purchase $50 or more in qualifying two-pocket folders and receive a $10 Dairy Queen gift card. Please click here to view the flyer.
Purchase $100 or more of select Smead innovative filing products and receive a $15 Exxon Mobil gift card. Please click here to view the flyer.
Please visit HSM's supplier page for instant savings on select shredders! Offer is effective 7/3/18 - 9/30/18. To view the listing of shredders, please click here.
House of Doolittle has an offer on their custom imprinted deskpads for 2019! Please click here to see more details and to access the order form.
Avery is launching a new promotion starting in Q3. When you purchase $75 of select Avery products you will receive a free $25 Macy's gift card. For more details, please visit the Avery supplier page.
Don’t miss out on Fellowes’ 2018 Rewards program! For every qualifying product you sell you’ll earn a cash reward! Orders must be placed between now and December 31st, 2018. For more details, please visit the Fellowes supplier page by clicking here.
Starting in Q3 2018, Zebra is offering a buy $45, get $15 on their PM 701 stainless stell permanent marker. To see details, please visit the Zebra supplier page.
Effective July 1, 2018, Sanford is offering special discounted pricing on select Expo and X-Acto itmes to kick off the back to school season. For the complete listing of items along with pricing, please visit the Sanford supplier page by clicking here. To view the promotional flyer please click here.
Rubbermaid Commercial Products is offering promo pricing on office wastebaskets for the months of June and July 2018. For the full listing of items and more details, please click here.
Storex is offering 15% off all orders purchased now through 8/31/18 as part of being a new supplier of TriMega! For more information on this great offer, please click here or contact your local Storex representative.
It's picnic time with Rayovac this summer! Depending on how much you purchase you can receive up to three items: an LED Insect Lantern, a Rayovac-Branded Picnic Blanket, and a Rayovac-Branded Malibu Picnic Tote. This offer is good from June 1 through August 31, 2018. For more details please click here.
Smucker's is offering free tumblers for members who purchase at least one case of Folgers coffee. Offer is valid 7/1/18 - 9/30/18. To take advantage of this offer, please visit the Smucker's supplier page and click on the Q3 Coffee tumbler promotion order form located under the Promotions and Announcements section.
SUPPLIER PRICING NEWS
Due to changes under section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974, the US Government has instituted a 25% tariff on a variety of differnet batteries imported from China. Due to this tariff, Energizer is increasing the pricing on their Ultimate Lithium 9V battery line by 25%. All orders placed on or after July 16, 2018 will receive the new pricing. For more information and to view the new pricing, please visit the Energizer supplier page by clicking here.
Rubbermaid Commercial is having a price increase effective August 1, 2018 due to increases in raw materials. Prices are going up from 8% to 10% on resin, cotton and metal/wire based products. Please note that this pricing is now reflective in the Q3 direct cost file. Pricing will also be available for you to download for the August load. For more information on the increase and to view their new pricer, please click here.