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  Idea Source

Your Light Bulb Moment Is Just A Click Away

Imagine a place where the best of the best in promotional products campaigns were accessible with just one click. A place where ideas, strategies, execution and resources reign to spark an idea, jolt your creative juices and ignite the inspiration that you need.

Welcome to IDEA Source, a robust web bank of more than 1,900 award-winning promotional products campaigns, all of which are winners of the coveted PPAI Pyramid Award Competition.


 Find your inner creative genius––Subscribe to IDEA Source today. Questions? Call (888) 426-7724 ext 3070

  Sourcing & Compliance Manual 

Published for the 2017 Product Responsibility Summit.

The 2017 compliance manual, Risk Management Tools For The Promotional Products Industry, is now available.  This manual is intended to serve as a set-by-step guide for managing product risk at each stage of a typical product life cycle. 

PPAI Associate Price: $1,500 
PPAI Member Price: $495 

Product Safety Aware Ambassadors receive a 60% discount (Coupon Code Required) 

Contact Anne Stone for Coupon Code



The FORMULA GUIDE Solid Coated & Uncoated set is the #1 Best Seller for promotional product suppliers. With 1,867 brilliant Solid Color choices, the FORMULA GUIDE has been specifically formulated to print using a uniform ink film thickness, making them easily matched on press. Ink formulations are provided to aid printers in mixing colors. Set of two Guides, Coated & Uncoated.



PPAI Associate Price: $152 
PPAI Member Price: $128  



The COLOR BRIDGE® is the recommended product for Industry Distributors. An invaluable multi-use color reference tool. It can be used to select and specify solid PANTONE Colors, to determine how a PANTONE SOLID Color will appear when reproduced in CMYK, or to create optimal display of PANTONE SOLID Colors on monitors and web pages. HTML and RGB values are provided, for applying color selections across media. 


PPAI Associate Price for Set: $285 
PPAI Member Price for Set: $240 

PPAI Associate Price for Coated: $165 
PPAI Member Price for Coated: $140 

  2018 Industry Wall Calendar


Didn't get one with your January 2018 PPB or at The PPAI EXPO 2018?
Pick one up, and only pay for shipping costs!







  Strategic Foresight Playbook

Strategic Foresight Playbook

A step-by-step guide to implementing strategic foresight and operational excellence for promotional products industry businesses. Strategic Foresight offers the promise of continued business growth in a world of uncertainty. Purchase your printed copy and start taking the uncertainty out of your business.


Free digital download/flipbook available


PPAI Associate Price: $25
PPAI Member Price: $18