Write On! with Koozie Group

With over 100 years of experience in the promotional products writing instrument game, it’s safe to say we know the business. Our roots span back to 1908 when A.C. Stewart founded the Souvenir Lead Pencil Company in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. By the 1940s, it would grow into a multimillion-dollar international business specializing in promotional imprinting … Continue reading Write On! with Koozie Group

Swag with a Cause: 4 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Promos

There are more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations in the United States, ranging in size from large public charities to your local food bank or place of worship. (1) These groups work tirelessly to do good in the world, and promo products are a vital tool they can leverage to spread the word about their … Continue reading Swag with a Cause: 4 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Promos

A Lot to Learn: Taking a Look at the Education Industry

While much has changed in education over time, one constant is the need for a high-quality writing instrument like the #PMRCM BIC® Clic-Matic®. The world of education is constantly changing thanks to new technologies, new modes of instruction, and new ways of thinking about how to help students. Of course, in these rapidly evolving times, … Continue reading A Lot to Learn: Taking a Look at the Education Industry

Koozie Group® Hero: Becky Tonn

Communications and Content Manager – Marketing – Clearwater, Florida Today we recognize Becky Tonn for her role as a Communications and Content Manager in our Marketing Department. Becky recently celebrated her 6-year anniversary with the company, spending the first 5 years as the Copywriter in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota. She has been in her current role … Continue reading Koozie Group® Hero: Becky Tonn

Koozie Group® Hero: Renola Dauer

Configurator – Manufacturing – Sleepy Eye, Minnesota Today we recognize Renola Dauer for her role as a Configurator in our Manufacturing Department. Renola has worked for Koozie Group® for the past 31 years, beginning in Order Entry then moving up to Routing Checker, Order Maintenance, Manufacturing Configurator, Order Entry and Manufacturing Configurator, and Data Management … Continue reading Koozie Group® Hero: Renola Dauer

Koozie Group® Hero: Jonaleah Carrow-Sherman

Value Stream Leader – Sourced Writing Instruments – Clearwater, FL Today we recognize Jonaleah Carrow-Sherman for her role as a Value Stream Leader in our Source Writing Instruments Department. Jonaleah started her Koozie Group career in 2015 in the Order Management (OM) Department. She later transitioned into Production as a Facilitator, then became a Supervisor. … Continue reading Koozie Group® Hero: Jonaleah Carrow-Sherman

High-Impact Ideas for Recognizing Nurses

The COVID-19 pandemic shone a light on the selfless care that nurses provide day in and day out. How can employers make these essential workers feel valued? Individuals in professions such as healthcare often choose their work because they want to have a positive impact on others. This outlook means that symbolic awards – handwritten … Continue reading High-Impact Ideas for Recognizing Nurses

Working From Home is Here to Stay … For Now, at Least

Anyone who has ever seen the classic 1939 film “The Wizard of Oz” is undoubtedly familiar with the famous line that Dorothy recites at the end when she wants to return to Kansas. After bidding her friends farewell and clicking her ruby red heels together three times, she repeats the same phrase over and over … Continue reading Working From Home is Here to Stay … For Now, at Least