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Blinded by the Blue Light

One of the innovative trends we are seeing in our industry in health and wellness is combating the exposure to blue light with blue light glasses.

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On Trend in 2020

Pantone color of the year is Classic Blue, and our favorite trends are taking cue from the past. Looking for some inspo and classic trends on the comeback?

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Promo Love is in the Air

We’re in the business of loving the latest promotional trend, but it’s easy to fall in love with products this sweet.

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Jazz & Outdoor Festivals

As temperatures rise in the spring, people around the country enjoy celebrating the return outdoors at concerts and festivals, big and small. We are seeing trends in rich colors, textured fabrics and bold prints! Whether you are selling direct to the consumer or providing for your business, we have some great ideas for you!

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Return of the Pack

Fashion is trending back to 1990’s nostalgia and hot on that trend-venture is the FANNY PACK! At the PPAI show in Vegas this January the Fanny Pack, or Waist Belt (if you prefer) was totes the rage. This little accessory has been given credit for reviving the ever-declining accessory industry starting in 2018.

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#32 in the Top 50! We’ll Take It!

We are honored to be selected as #32 on Print + Promo Magazine’s Top 50 Distributors list! We have an amazing team who make it all happen and unbelievable customers who trust us with their brand.

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Navigating Art Requirements

Did you know when it comes to art files, there are such things as “good files” and “bad files”? At City Paper Company, we’re taking all the guess work out with a quick tutorial to help with understanding the file formats that are needed to make your promo and print items look amazing.

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Last Minute Gift Guide for the Techie

If you are shopping for a techie this holiday season, there is a plethora of options. We scoured our favorite list of vendors to help comprise this list of twelve amazing- and out of the box ideas for the techie on your list!

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Last Minute Food Gift Ideas!

If you’re looking for gift ideas for the holidays, you can’t go wrong with a gourmet food gift. Add your brand color for a subtle reminder or choose a custom printed box or ribbon to make your gift a branded surprise!

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