Where You Source From Matters

Jul 12, 2019

I have a customer who has asked, "Hey - can you get this for me?" and sent along a link to an Amazon listing. Fortunately, I found that it's available to Made By Madge by a few industry sources, ...

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Canada PRIDE 2020, World PRIDE 2023

Jul 11, 2019

Did you know that there's a Canada PRIDE event?  I didn't, but I do now!  It's happening in Winnipeg next year.  So, a trip to Manitoba just might be in the cards! Also, Fierté ...

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Single Use Plastic Ban in Canada - And What It Means for Promo Products

Jun 15, 2019

Well, a long-overdue and much needed rethinking of the single use items generated by manufacturers has finally begun. Canada will ban items like plastic bags, plastic cutlery, etc. to help eliminate ...

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Custom Costume and Alternative Apparel - Made in Canada

Aug 30, 2018

No matter how many times my sister Stacey and I share it on Facebook, mention it on Twitter or post it on Instagram, there are people who don't realize what she does. For years now, throughout all se...

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I hereby name thee, #SwagMagician.

Jun 04, 2018

Am I tooting my own horn by calling myself a 'swag magician'? No, not exactly.  But, I most certainly have pulled some tricks out of my, ehrmm, hat from time-to-time. Those moment...

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It's Not Business As Usual While Rome Burns

3 days ago

Are you as exhausted as I am by all of the information being blasted towards us regarding the Covid-19 pandemic? I don't mean that as a complaint. Instead it's an acknowledgment that we're being inun...

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We Won't Do Anything For a Buck

Mar 03

Recently, news was made when a sticker was produced depicting a person with braided ponytails engaging in a sexual act (presumably without any control of the situation) and a Canadian energy company's...

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Swag helps promote more that just you; it has a part in the economy

Jul 31, 2019

It's almost a no-brainer that promo product is more than just advertising when it's done correctly.  The best items are practical in nature so that they never get tossed aside, forgotten or worse...

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