Ad-specialty industry clothing manufacturer receives
it's first ever PPAI Pyramid Award.
: The 2021 PPAI Pyramid Finalists have been announced and amongst the winners for the first time is custom apparel manufacturer FPS Apparel. FPS Apparel was given the honor in the category of '
Supplier Sales Support Materials' with their custom apparel sample kit
. The sample kit made an impact with the company's sales team, customers, and end-users.
First introduced in 1958, the PPAI Pyramid Award recognizes promotional products businesses and helps shine the spotlight on the collaborative business model unique to our industry. In the supplier sales support materials category, the PPAI Awards & Recognition team was seeking out companies that utilized new and creative marketing solutions to support and grow product sales. FPS Apparel's sample kit earned high marks for its creativity, innovation, and most importantly, results. The judges specifically pointed out that the sample kit was "well executed with great results with the increase in business not only in Q4 but carried over to Q1".
"I'm glad the sample kit's impact was recognized because we put a lot of time and energy into it last year" said Kevin Johnstone, director of sales and marketing for FPS, "we wanted a simple solution that would turn heads and make an impact, just like our creative product line". The team at FPS is excited to have been named as a PPAI Pyramid finalist for the first time, but is hoping for even more in the future. "The next goal is to be named a PPAI Supplier Star", Johnstone commented.
More on FPS Apparel: FPS Apparel is a custom apparel supplier offering creatively customized apparel and wellness gear, produced both domestically and overseas.
More on PPAI: The PPAI Awards and Recognition Program celebrates creative excellence throughout the promotional products industry. Our awards recognize everything from Distinguished Service and Hall of Fame careers to great websites, outstanding customer service and everything in between.