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Yesterday a group of employees gave up their afternoon to volunteer at the Greater Berks Food Bank. Over 1400 meal boxes were assembled for delivery. Please check out their website to see how you can help this organization feed those in need. (http://berksfoodbank.org) Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at IRIS
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Happy Administrative Professionals Day to the best crew in the ID industry! Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2014 at IRIS
Meg had a great evening at the 9th Annual North East Corridor Campus Public Safety Conference showing off our college related products. Our HPBH-Key hard plastic badge holders with key ring were a hit with the campus safety crowd. Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2014 at IRIS
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Our offices will be closed Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th for the Thanksgiving holiday. Have a safe and happy holiday. Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2013 at IRIS
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Happy 4th of July from everyone at The IRIS Companies. Our offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday. Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2013 at IRIS
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No matter how you celebrate the season, we want to wish you Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year from The IRIS Companies. We also want to update you on our holiday season hours of operation. We will be closed on Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th, but open again for business on Wednesday, December 26th. We will also be closed on Tuesday, January 1st, and open again the following morning, January 2nd. Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2012 at IRIS
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N. Joseph Woodland (1921-2012), credited as the creator of the barcode, passed away on December 9, 2012. Since coming up with the idea for the barcode at a beach in Florida, the barcode has gone on to have a successful life of its own. Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2012 at IRIS
When customers are looking for a new ID card printer for their company, there are many factors that must be considered before making a purchase. Below is a link to a great article from Avisian Publications that deals with the different questions that a company should look at to determine the best printer for their company. Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2012 at IRIS
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Our offices will be closed Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd for the Thanksgiving holiday. Have a safe and happy holiday. Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2012 at IRIS
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The IRIS Companies is proud to announce the availability of compatible Indala cards. These high quality compatible cards are available in multiple formats such as PVC, composite, clamshell & key fobs. Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2012 at IRIS
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We would like to thank everyone for another very successful Promotional Products tradeshow season. We loved meeting everyone at our four shows this year. We hope you enjoyed our "Just for the fun of it Popcorn" at the PPAI Expo, ASI Dallas, Promotions East, and ASI Chicago. Over the course of the year, we have introduced new products such as our PlastiPass2 & CrystalPass badges, USA MADE QR code lanyards and Breast Cancer Awareness lanyards. Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2012 at IRIS
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Happy 4th of July from everyone at The IRIS Companies. Our offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th and reopen Thursday, July 5th at 8am. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday. Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2012 at IRIS
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The van is packed and we are about to head out for Promotions East in Atlantic City (June 5-6). Stop by booth #2216 to see the premier lanyard manufacturer in the North East and to eat some of the best free popcorn you'll find at any trade show. Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2012 at IRIS
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Not long ago, almost everything that you bought was Made in the USA. And then suddenly, hardly anything was made in this country. Here at The IRIS Companies, we are proud to say that we have been making lanyards at our Pennsylvania facility for over 15 years. Our custom dye sublimated lanyards are available in multiple widths and lengths with your choice of attachments and safety breaks. Contact us to find out how we can help you create the perfect lanyard for your company or next event. Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2012 at IRIS
Microelectronics Technology Inc. (MTI) has announced the release of the Mini Me RFID reader for Android 4.0 ICS operating system. With this new attachment for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the phone can be turned into an inventory control collection device. Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at IRIS
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Recently 20,000 Brazilian school children were issued school uniforms that contain a RFID tag. By 2013, 43,000 students will sport the latest in RFID fashion. These RFID tagged t-shirts are used to track attendance through out the school day. Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2012 at IRIS
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