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

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

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Golf Scores Big with Women and Millennials

Market Insight As we reported last year, the U.S. golf industry saw a surge in participation in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. That momentum carried into 2021, with the total number of rounds played across the U.S. increasing about 5% over the prior year and around 20% over recent pre-pandemic years. (1) Gen Z … Continue reading Golf Scores Big with Women and Millennials

PB Custom Team Members

Koozie Group® Heroes: Rachel Tauer, Marci Baswell, Linda Schroepfer

Publishing Custom Team – Sleepy Eye, MN Today we recognize Rachel Tauer, Marci Baswell, and Linda Schroepfer for their roles as Custom Order Entry Associates on our Publishing Custom Team. Each day, the team enters all custom and personalized calendar orders and handles all of the associated maintenance and updates, replacing paperwork when needed. Currently, … Continue reading Koozie Group® Heroes: Rachel Tauer, Marci Baswell, Linda Schroepfer

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Change for Good: Sourcing Sustainable Paper Stock

Over a year ago, we announced our Keep It. Give It. program, our vision for making a positive social impact and increasing sustainability throughout our business. One of the four key focus areas of this philosophy is Environmental Stewardship. Heading into 2022, we’ve made some giant leaps toward this goal by changing the type of … Continue reading Change for Good: Sourcing Sustainable Paper Stock

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Koozie Group® Hero: Shelbie Cohen

Senior Infrastructure Engineer – Clearwater, FL Today we honor Shelbie Cohen for her role as a Senior Infrastructure Engineer in our Information Technology Department. Shelbie has been with Koozie Group since July 2014, when she was hired as an Infrastructure Systems Engineer. She later took on additional responsibility as an IT Security Engineer in 2018 … Continue reading Koozie Group® Hero: Shelbie Cohen