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Wanted: Embroidery Professional

We met with a lot of apparel decorators at the most recent NBM show in Columbus, Ohio. The majority of them do NOT do embroidery in-house. We encouraged these business owners to reach out to NNEP when embroidery jobs came their way, as we would help them connect with embroidery business owners that could be…
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NNEP launches Creative Display Contest

One of the things that has bothered us here at NNEP about our industry for a very long time is how poorly we present our products to our customers and in our business locations. It seems like embroidery and apparel decoration professionals give little to no thought or effort to making their products look appealing,…
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The Best Thing You Can Do for Your Business

Do you know what the single greatest thing you can do for your business is? Talking to your customers? Nope... Adding another employee or equipment? Nope... Mastering social media? Nope... The greatest thing you can do for your business is to infuse it, and yourself and your staff with NEWNESS. It is attending a real-life…
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11 Areas Where Embroidery Business Owners Get Stuck, and How to Fix Them

Have you ever noticed that lots of people teach you how to get started in this business, including the National Network of Embroidery Professionals, but almost no one has information to help you keep moving forward after you've been in business for three to five years or more? During that first year, you are learning…
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A Good Day

It is a GOOD DAY here at NNEP when our mail carrier (Hi Mike!) shows up with this box - the new GIANT catalog from One Stop, one of the preferred vendors with NNEP. This requires a fresh pot of coffee, and an in-depth perusal of all the new apparel and products now available to…
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Recommendery: Feed your Brain & Grow Your Profits II

More brain food for you - books to help you expand how you think about your business, your customers, and how to get where you want to go! Here is a list of some of the books that I plan to read, or re-read, in the 2nd quarter of 2019. Pick up one of them…
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Another DoDuds Shipment - 203 Pounds!

Four facilities that support women and children in crisis or in need are about to receive 203 POUNDS of new clothing through the Embroidery Network Foundation's DoDuds Apparel Drive program. The boxes are going to facilities in Ohio, Mississippi, Arkansas and New York this time. The majority of the donations in this shipment came from members…
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Top 5 Reasons to Attend an Embroidery Trade Show

You may be thinking about attending one of the embroidery trade shows in 2019, but don’t quite know if it’s worth the effort. Attending a decorated apparel industry trade show can provide opportunities for your business to grow and flourish, but attending can also cost a pretty penny and put the brakes on job production while you are…
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Recommendery: Feed your Brain & Grow Your Profits!

I am an addict - to business books! I read anywhere from 25-40 of these kinds of books a year, on top of the 2-3 fiction books per week that I read or listen to. Yep, I am a bookaholic, no doubt about it. Here is a list of some of the books that I…
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Apex Transfers Joins NNEP Preferred Vendors Program

We are pleased to welcome another company to the NNEP's Preferred Vendor Program, Apex Transfers. If you have any questions, their contact information is listed below. We will send you the link to the updated Section 2 for your NNEP manual soon! Have a great day, and Happy Friday! Jennifer, NNEP Apex Transfers Brian Hill,…
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