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Bruce Perryman
Tempe, AZ
Hands-on owner Embroidery Unlimited Inc., Etch & Applique & Embroidery
Interests: food, fly fishing, family, flying
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For the last few weeks, the industry has been abuzz with suppliers advertising discounted pricing, and new programs offering very low pricing for in-house apparel decorating. There are suppliers offering the one PO Solution…and for most of these suppliers decorating is an after-thought. To offset the low price they tend... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2014 at EUINC
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My day began quite pleasantly like any other.. up at 5, a home brewed dark roasted cup of Starbucks, and a read of the morning paper. The early morning sun was just starting to spill through the french doors, and the birds were beginning to stir when my wife joined... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2014 at EUINC
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As a business owner, I am always interested in new ideas, trends and technology. As a contract decorator, I spend most of the business day focusing on the finer details of customer orders. In this changing business climate, the details are changing too. The final product details are no longer... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2014 at EUINC
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Day in and day out.. how many times have you heard a customer say this? ... OR And then you spend a lot of time looking for " IT"... and then the client says.. And so maybe you pass all of these statements on to your supplier and hope for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at EUINC
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Almost 15 years ago, in the course of 6 months, I twice “ met” the woman I would someday marry. At the second of these professional events, there was a closing celebration; a smaller crowd and a dance floor, and so we danced. And when I took her in my... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2013 at EUINC
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Author's Note: Guy Kawasaki dared me to do this. What Can I say? I couldn’t resist- Suzanne Perryman. At the BlogHer 2013 Conversation Keynote with Guy Kawasaki and BlogHer Cofounder Elisa Camahort Page, Guy shared this tantalizing secret to his social media success "...The secret to my success on social... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2013 at EUINC
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It's not surprising that designers are embracing — Emerald — as a staple in their collections. What's so awesome, though, is that designers are also opting for other rich, fall-friendly colors. "Just as the leaves change in autumn, the consumer will enjoy the ability to change their 'look' and try... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2013 at EUINC
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EU Inc. was recognized by Promotional Products Association Intl. for both our company blog and our mobile app- bringing home 2 technology awards , in both of these categories. We dream to aspire big things, and by collaborating and using the latest technology tools- we accomplish our goals with an... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2013 at EUINC
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"Make it about your customers needs." Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2013 at business 101
Thanks Jerry ....perhaps you could share your thoughts after a review of the info / podcast?
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It's not the kind of change most expected. Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2013 at business 101
When you least expect it just look around and be willing to surrender. Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2013 at business 101
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Is Marketing, as we know it, dead? Really? Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2013 at business 101
Thnaks Amy...looking to get back iintothe swing of things...
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Thank You.....really enjoyed your recent appearance on the PromoKitchen Podcast as well!
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“Green is the most abundant hue in nature – the human eye sees more green than any other color in the spectrum,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “As it has throughout history, multifaceted Emerald continues to sparkle and fascinate. Symbolically, Emerald brings a sense of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at EUINC
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The Holidays don't have a lot to do with business.. so I thought I would take a departure from the norm and talk about what's really important.. family and food. What you may or may not know about me.. is that I love to cook and I am a sentimental... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2012 at EUINC
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The client may hand you a style guide for their corporate logo.. but how many times do you discuss choosing the perfect color for that " add-on" text? Your client pauses.. asks your opinion.. and then because they are unsure.. asks to think about, run it up the flagpole or... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2012 at EUINC
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PPAI 2014 : If you are attending the 2014 PPAI EXPO , Don't miss Bruce's session on Decorating Trends: Embroidery, Laser Etch & Applique 101 If you are attending and would like to follow along, Download our app from the links below- to your smart phone, ipad or multi platform... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2012 at EUINC
The next time you take a cab engage your driver..... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2012 at business 101
How about we try unconditional collaboration and reshape the American political landscape? Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2012 at business 101
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According to Fashion Industry Leaders.. these are the hottest fashion colors for women for Spring/Summer 2012.. ( shown left) The Good News? Of course, the color of the year- tangerine is front and center- the lime essence look ( top left column color) and the pink in the left column,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2012 at EUINC
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Although this 2012 blog post still accurately reflects our pricing philosophy, our detailed pricing info for distributors has been updated here With twenty plus years of embroidery expertise behind Eu Inc, I have resisted for many years, on publishing a pricelist. I've taught seminars across the country, mentored other contract... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2012 at EUINC
Would you rather go along to get along or become a critical thinker? The new currency. Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2011 at business 101
Hello Raelo, Thank You for your comments. Your correct in your assessment. bp
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