Jetline Enters the Nonwoven bag market

This is a guest post by John Simonetta owner of Proforma Green an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. Jetline (Jetlinepromo.com) has entered the Nonwoven bag market with a 80 GSM Nonwoven Polypropylene tote. Their large tote runs $1.49 at EQP … Continued

Recycle Your Water Bottles On Your Laptop

This is a guest post by John Simonetta, owner of Proforma Green, an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. From leather to leader is how Leed’s explains it on their website. How about from bottles to briefcases? That might be a … Continued

Panda Stands – For Eco Friendly Bamboo Banners

This is a guest post by John Simonetta, owner of Proforma Green, an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. OK, the name is a little cheesy but these signs are a great idea for businesses that need eco-friendly signage which still … Continued

Use A Flash Drive; Save A Tree; Ignite A Flash Drive War

This is a guest post by John Simonetta, owner of Proforma Green, an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. If you are planning an event or teaching program that involves a lot of data please save a tree and use a … Continued

Forget The Green Packaging At Your Peril – A Story

This is a guest post by John Simonetta, owner of Proforma Green, an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. We recently ran 1000 bag clips for the MercyCorps office in New York (if you have never heard of this NGO check … Continued

Get Your Green Jacket – e.c.o Fleece from Ash City

This is a guest post by John Simonetta, owner of Proforma Green, an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. A funny thing happened on the way to this post. I wanted to write about the new line of e.c.o fleece items … Continued

What If Clients Expect a Card? Can You Do It Green? – Recycled Holiday Cards

This is a guest post by John Simonetta, owner of Proforma Green, an eco-friendly promotional items consultancy. John’s blogs are designed to keep us up to date on the “greening” of his industry. It is October and in the promotional products industry that means it is time to start talking about holiday cards. Most companies … Continued

3M Post-Its Make Some Greener Progress

Like your 3M Post-it notes but are concerned about their impact on the environment? Well so is 3M and starting in 2007 they started to provided eco-friendly versions of all their basic products called Post-it® Recycled Notes. Is this green washing or real concern? I suspect neither and both. Really I think it has to … Continued

Bamboo in the Bath – Ideas For Your Hospitality Needs

Managing or starting up an eco spa? Trying to “green” your fitness center? Launching a new green hotel? Then this may be for you. Pro Towels has released a new line of towels made from bamboo. They are lovely and great for any spa or water related business with a green agenda. Bamboo as a … Continued