The History of Alliance

Friday, August 04, 2017
Did you know our rubber bands are used on shellfish? Next time you're at your local grocery store, check out the rubber bands that are on the lobsters. Chances are they most likely came from Alliance. Rubber bands are used to protect lobsters and crabs from each other and have the added benefit...
Monday, June 19, 2017
Will Love has been working for years to break the world record for the largest rubber band ball. We caught up with him to see how the progress is going! How much does the rubber band ball currently weigh? It currently weighs 300 pounds! I love watching it grow. How much time do you spend...
Friday, May 05, 2017
Here at Alliance Rubber, we have rubber bands that can be used for a variety of different projects. Our Brites 4-WayBands are perfect for home and office organization. Besides containingreports and printouts and bundling books and magazines, these bands can be used as a sustainable way to...
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Rubber bands are for everyone. We mean it; everyone! Our Non-Latex Rubber Bands are meant for both the home and the office. Managing safe and clean healthcare and medical facility can have a positive impact on patient outcomes and, in turn, patient satisfaction. Medical offices have loved...
Monday, March 27, 2017
Did you know you can use rubber bands to open soda bottles, Mason jars, and more? Save your wrists and grips — Our Slip-On Grips will come to your rescue! Also, rubber bands improve traction in many areas and with household products. Just stretch the Slip-On Grip over any surface, and...
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
Do you travel with your furry family members? Well, traveling just became a lot easier with our compact, lightweight silicone pet bowl. Whether you want to fit it in backpacks, suitcases, purses or attach it with a carabiner, these collapsible pet bowls are perfect for people on the go! They can be...
Friday, February 24, 2017
AllianceRubber recently created two new products! The Silicone Phone Lanyard holds your phone, 2-3 credit cards, business cards, money and more. It is made from durable material and is perfect for people on-the-go. This Phone Lanyard is great for hiking, concerts or running errands. It keeps your...
Friday, February 10, 2017
Alliance first introduced Will Love last June. He’s been working hard to beat the world record for the largest rubber band ball ever since. Will was recently featured on KNOE 8 News for his world record attempt. Alliance interviewed Will to see how his rubber band ball was coming along.  How...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Brad Boury of Lapeer, Mich. handcrafts 200 wooden toys each year for children in need of a Christmas joy. He donates the toys to Lapeer Police Department and Lapeer County Seriff's Department for their Shop with a Cop programs and to Mott Children's Hospital. Boury started crafting the toys...
Thursday, July 14, 2016
As the rubber band ball begins to grow larger and larger, the process and plans must grow with it.   Q: How much does the ball weigh currently? A: At this moment, the ball weighs 120 pounds.   Q: Has your process changed? From aspects such as how you store it to how you...
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
TRUST! stands for Transform at the top, Reinforce and build, Unite the team, Steer performance, Treasure people and Enthusiastically reinvest. The Better Business Bureau of Arkansas recently selected Alliance as a winner of the 2016 Torch Award for Ethics for embodying the elements of TRUST!! Check...
Thursday, July 07, 2016
To make the world’s largest rubber band ball, you’ll need rubber bands. A whole bunch of them. Will talks about how Alliance has helped him in this journey since reaching out to them at the beginning of the process.   Q: How much does the ball weigh currently? A: As of...
Thursday, June 30, 2016
The journey to creating an over 10,000 pound rubber band ball takes serious time and commitment. But Will Love is up to the challenge.   Q:How much does the rubber band ball weigh currently? A: Right now, the ball weighs (90) pounds.   Q:How does working on the rubber...
Thursday, June 23, 2016
You may have heard, Will Love is on the way to breaking the world record for largest rubber band ball with a little help from Alliance.   Love is from Ruston, Louisiana and works in finance. His fascination with rubber band balls began in while he was in middle school when he read about...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
On Saturday June 18, Alliance Rubber had the wonderful opportunity to serve as a sponsor for the 4th Annual Tinkerfest at the Mid America Science Museum here in Hot Springs. This was our second year participating and we had so much fun yet again! Tinkerfest focuses on the importance of tinkering;...
Thursday, June 16, 2016
There’s no doubt in our, and I’m sure your, mind that moving can be stressful. Packing can be disorganized and chaotic, shipping supplies are  flimsy and unreliable and items break in transit. But with our innovative rubber products, you can take away those worries and stressors....
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
You’ve probably seen our printed products like our waterproof waistbands or silicone phone cases, but we’ve got seven printable rubber bands alone! Products ranging from wearable wrist bands to food safe packaging bands can serve almost any business or individual out there. Our entertainment...
Thursday, June 02, 2016
We’ve got the best of the best here at Alliance. And when it comes to quality management, Amy’s who you need to talk to. She wrote and discussed the “CPR” of saving your business from nonconforming product for Manufacturing Business Technology magazine. “CPR” stands...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Eighth graders at Port Chester Middle School in Westchester County, New York have been hard at work on a service project and have Alliance Rubber Company to thank for supporting them. Inspired by a novel they read in seventh grade, these students created a project to raise money that would be donated...
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Meet Will Love. Will is on his way to breaking the world record for largest rubber band ball! Completely with Alliance bands! Currently, the record belongs to Joel Waul in Florida with a rubber band ball weighing in at over 9,000 pounds! Between us and Will, we’re determined to beat it....
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Reflectionbands are the newest product from Alliance Rubber. These bands are never before seen or manufactured! Reflectionbands are perfect for serving as a visual reminder for safe driving. Companies can encourage their customers with these bands for a variety of causes. They’re perfect...
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Are you in the food service business? Let our Flexbands and Menu Board Bands make your life easier! Our Flexbands are ideal for upscale packaging. Our Flexbands come in a variety of colors, which make them perfect for color coding different products. Promotions, incentives and product tie-ins...
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Organization makes life easier, so conquer the clutter with our Gear Wrapz! They are designed to help with all your bundling and tie down needs. Not only are they easy to use and reusable, but also the perfect outdoor and indoor tool. They’re great for bundling fishing poles, jumper cables,...
Friday, May 06, 2016
The Torch Awards of Ethics seek to elevate and celebrate the commitment made by for-profit organizations to the highest standards of leadership character ethics and ethical enterprising. We were honored to be a recipient of this year's Torch Awards. The luncheon was held at the Arkansas Governor's...
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Finally! It’s almost May, which means Mother’s Day and farmers’ market season is right around the corner. If you or someone you know has a business selling flowers, Alliance has bands to make your job easier. You can order in large and small quantities depending on the scale of your...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
We love working with all kinds of businesses. Here’s a testimonial from Grant Morgenstern from Cameron Packaging in Lima, Ohio. The team over there has been loving our mail and shipping products. Read his thoughts and let us know how we can serve your business! “Our first opportunity...
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Here at Alliance, 94% of our sales are of American-made products. That’s why we decided to put up a huge American flag right off the 270 bypass in Hot Springs. At the top of the flag pole, there is a gold ball that each of our employees signed. The flag stands 130 feet tall and is a symbol of...
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Do you have a specific rubber band request? We have rubber bands for just about everything. Check out how Leo Burnett in Toronto recently used our rubber bands. Contact us today for your rubber band needs!  Photo courtesy of Leo Burnett Toronto. 
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Our Ad Bands are a leading supplier of wristbands, exercise bands and other items specifically manufactured for the promotional products industry. They are the perfect solution for personalized promotions and packaging. Ad Bands are a high quality product and are made in America. Its American...
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
Our products are used all around the world. A few months ago, we posted about how our Gear Strapz are being used in Kenya. Our Gear Strapz are currently being used in the Rift Valley of Kenya to help supply filtered water to people. The water filters have helped the overall well-being of the villagers,...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Let’s face it, we take our phones everywhere we go these days. And with summer coming up, many people will be going to the lake, beach or water park. Our Waterproof Waist Bag can help protect phones from bumps, scratches and water. It’s suitable for swimming, climbing, fishing and sailing....
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Are you in the newspaper business? We have rubber bands to hold them together. Each year, the newspaper circulation industry uses massive quantities of our newspaper rubber bands. They are made in the USA and come in several formulation grades and colors to meet all your needs. Our newspaper rubber...
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Rubber bands have a variety of different uses. They can be used for anything from bundling produce to packaging products in boxes. The Wintercheck Factory in Brooklyn uses our durable rubber bands to wrap around their boxes.  We love helping companies find new, innovative uses for our rubber...
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Our fishing supply rubber bands are a fisherman’s best friend and are always kept handy of experienced anglers. Check out a few of the many ways these rubber bands can be used: ·      Attach a fishing line to the outriggers, providing a stretch for the bite...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Here at Alliance, we are proud to say that more than 95% of our inventory is made in the USA! We are also proud to say that we have products that offer global readiness solutions to help organize and secure the development, production and supports activities of our nation’s top military installations. Our...
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Next time you go to the grocery store, be on the lookout for our rubber bands while you’re in the produce section. We make a large range of rubber bands sizes and colors that keep their hold on products even as produce items lose moisture. This maintains a fresh appearance and requires less...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
People of all different professions use our rubber bands. Many healthcare and medical facilities use our non-latex rubber bands. Our Non-Latex with Antimicrobial rubber bands are made from synthetic rubber. The antimicrobial product additive inhibits the growth of fungi, molds and bacteria that can...
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Are you looking to advertise your company in a non-traditional way? Our Printed Rubber Bands have been around since 1986 and can be used as an easy way to get your message across! They can be used as hand-outs, wrist bands or on-pack premiums. We also have Silicone Bracelets that are popular....
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Rubber bands have hundreds of different uses, but did you know they can even be used to bind books? Check out how Ding Dong is creatively bound with a rubber band. We love the way this book looks!           
Thursday, December 10, 2015
There’s only 15 days left until Christmas! But who’s counting? This year use rubber bands to help wrap your Christmas presents! Use some of our red and green Big Bands and X-Treme File Bands to help make the package more festive. These unique bands stretch in multiple directions to hold...
Thursday, December 03, 2015
Do you suffer from a latex allergy? Then our Non-Latex Rubber Bands are just what you need! Protection against latex allergy reactions has never been easier with these rubber bands. Our Non-Latex Rubber Bands are made from synthetic rubber making it a solution for the 3-5% of the world population...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Christmas is quickly approaching, which means it’s time to start thinking of presents. Alliance products make for great stocking stuffers! Not only are they the perfect size for stockings, but they are both practical and durable. You can find our Supersize Bands, X-treme File Bands, Can...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Our products are used around the world and can even help people in need. Our Gear Strapz are being used in the Rift Valley of Kenya to help supply filtered water to the people. Gear Strapz are used to quickly and easily secure just about anything. They are a versatile strapping solution that can be...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
We are proud to say that we manufacture 2,200 products and market them in 55 countries. Our rubber bands help both individuals and work places with their projects. 94% of our sales are of American-made products. It’s important to us that our products are made in America because that means more...
Monday, November 02, 2015
Like most rubber band manufacturers, Alliance Rubber Company obtains its natural rubber from the Southeast Asian countries of Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The rubber tree can only thrive in hot, damp regions near the equator, so 90% of true rubber production today occurs in these areas. Within...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Our printed rubber bands have been around since 1986. The functions of printed rubber bands are endless. They are a great way to promote messages. QRC Bands: Our QRC bands can link to websites, Facebook , Twitter, YouTube and more. A QR code is a specific barcode that can be read with camera...
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Silicone bracelets are popular with all age groups. They can be used as a party favor, personalized gift, or to promote awareness about a business or fundraiser. You can make a powerful statement with our silicone bracelets. They come in both adult and child sizes and are available in a various...
Friday, September 18, 2015
The American flag has been a symbol of our country’s strength for over 200 years. Here at Alliance, America is important to us because 94% of our sales are of American-made products. Consumers who select these products enjoy fresher stock, faster services, better fill-rate and consistent top...
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
We love when our customers share how they use our rubber bands for everyday projects. In this case our customer used Alliance rubber bands to create something special and wearable. She created a stretch frame in order to hold and stretch her silk before she painted it to make a beautiful scarf. Below...
Thursday, September 03, 2015
Most of the time we are finding new ways to use rubber bands in the 21st century, but in this story we helped a customer restore a product from the 1940s. One of our customers recently reached out to us regarding a vintage rocking horse that she wanted to pass down to her great grandson. The...
Wednesday, September 02, 2015
People all over the world use our rubber bands! One of our Denmark distributors recently talked about our bands on his YouTube channel. According to them, we have the world’s best rubber bands for magic! Too fun! He also said our rubber bands have great elasticity and durability, and we completely...
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Any boat-owner out there could tell you about the importance of keeping your boat clean and protected, especially in transit. Boat covers are easy to come by, but who wants to trust the flimsy elastic band? Some of our customers had this problem and came up with an incredible solution! Gear Strapz!...
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
This band, made from synthetic rubber, is safe in your home, at school and in the workplace. Click on the video below to see how it makes working in a health care setting easier. Let us know how you can use Non-Latex bands in your life!  
Thursday, August 06, 2015
Summer weekends call for a lake trip! And what is the perfect lake weekend without grilling out? We happen to have the solution to keeping your grill covered and protected while traveling in the back of a truck. You guessed it, rubber bands! Whether you are on the way to the lake for a weekend, or...
Thursday, July 23, 2015
This past June, we were thrilled to have the opportunity to sponsor the third annual TinkerFest at the Mid-America Science Museum here in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The TinkerFest explored different kinds of tinkering and showed how it can be a fun learning tool for children.   What is tinkering...
Thursday, June 04, 2015
  Many things wane over time – but not our rubber bands. We recently learned the story of how rubber bands no younger than 52 years old assisted with a recent move: A friend of mine was closing his promotional items (2nd generation) business. He brought over a very old box of...
Friday, May 29, 2015
Last summer, we offered the chance to win a paid vacation to anywhere in the United States to those who took a pledge to spend $1 a day on American-made products.  Our winner, Anthony Pastor, enjoyed his vacation trip this spring. Anthony took his family to Fort Moultrie, a major historic...
Thursday, May 21, 2015
We recently came across an adorable mother-son picture featuring a big moment in rubber band history. Below is Bonnie Swayze, our president, holding her son, Beau. Notice what’s on his wrist.  Beau is sporting the first rubber wristband in 1987. While countless people...
Thursday, April 16, 2015
  Making your life easier and more organized is our goal with each product we manufacture. We were thrilled to learn we met both objectives with Brent Adams of Lafayette, Louisiana. Mr. Adams shared how Latex Free Bands hold his laboratory together! Dear Alliance rubber, It...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
We are excited to share that Alliance Rubber Company is one of 50 stories selected by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representive (USTR) to demonstrate the impact of trade in the United States! USTR highlighted one company story in each state to illustrate trade’s effect across the nation. Our...
Friday, February 06, 2015
The big day is drawing near for fashion design students at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh! Lunar Gala 2015: Vestige is this Saturday, Feb. 7 at 8 p.m. EST. You may ask: What is Lunar Gala? It is a student-run organization at CMU that is “invested in cultivating inter-disciplinary...
Friday, January 23, 2015
We are excited to announce that Garland County selected Alliance Rubber as its Industry of the Year! The Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce held an awards ceremony Thursday night and presented us with a beautiful plaque.  There are so many we would like to thank for making this possible. We...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Have you ever wondered about the origins of the rubber band and how it worked its way into society today? Wonder no more! Today Gizmodo published “A Brief History of the Rubber Band” on its website. Check it out here, and don’t miss the important role our founder William Spencer...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
If you are in the Hot Springs area and have some extra food, please help us help the animals. The Hot Springs Animal Shelter needs our help. A pending court case has resulted in an excess of animals and not enough food.  Dan Bugg, the director of the Hot Springs Animal Shelter, says...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
It’s Election Day! By now you have likely grown tired of commercials, yard signs, buttons and other forms of political advertising. Regardless of your political party, we wanted to ask for your vote for a creative friend of ours named Audrey Frazee. Audrey has been nominated for the...
Thursday, October 16, 2014
We believe that we have the best fans! Time and time again we have come to you asking for support, and each time you have delivered. We hope you will consider doing the same again. Maxwell House Coffee is currently running a “Made Right Here” campaign, encouraging everyone to take...
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Remember the story of the Eraselet, the bracelet that erases? You may recall that an eight-year-old girl from Tennessee inspired the idea for the rubber band creation. Well that girl is Audrey Frazee, and she has been nominated for a TAGIE Award for Young Inventor of the Year.  We...
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Lunar Gala is an annual fashion show put on by students at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa. More than 1,000 people gathered to watch students walk the runway and flaunt a variety of styles at last year’s show.  We were excited when Miriam Buchwald, a junior industrial design...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
During his appearance on KATV this week, Jason Risner explained that 3-5% of the population suffers from latex allergy reactions. While the exact cause of latex allergies is unknown, it is believed that repeated exposure to latex and rubber products may stimulate symptoms. There are three...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
“It’s the thought that counts” is a phrase commonly used in the realm of gift giving. This is especially true when it comes to presenting a “gag gift.” With all that in mind, how much do you think this “rubber-lin” counts for? To answer that question,...
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Today is a great day at Alliance Rubber Company. We are currently in Denver, Colo. at the 2014 U.S. Manufacturing Summit hosted by Walmart.  We are getting to hear from a variety of speakers – Walmart executives, government leaders and experts in a variety of industries. It’s...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
You are likely aware that on April 15 273 girls were abducted from the Nigerian Chibok Government Girls School by the Boko Haram militants. The story has been prevalent in the news and millions have rallied on behalf of these girls. Multiple campaigns have been launched – all with the same...
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Today Walmart is hosting its first Made in the USA “Open Call” event at its home office in Bentonville, Ark.              We are pleased to participate in Walmart’s Open Call. You may remember that Walmart pledged...
Thursday, June 05, 2014
All year we have been encouraging Americans to buy U.S.-made products to help keep and create American jobs and support the U.S. economy. We learned of a new store opening in Little Rock, Ark. that shares our mission. “Domestic Domestic” is a new shop that sells a variety of household...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
We’re in the midst of exciting times at Alliance Rubber Company. We recently hosted Governor Beebe at our plant upon announcing our plans for a digital printer, which will allow us to create 15 more manufacturing jobs right here in Arkansas.  As if that wasn’t enough...
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
We have added an exciting element to our “Band Together, Buy American” campaign to increase your chances of winning a $5,000 trip to anywhere in the United States. Pretty great prize, right? Up until May, you only had one chance to enter into the contest. Now you increase your...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
We recently got to work with an outstanding non-profit called Healing Hands International on The MAGI Project. The MAGI Project’s mission is to Make A God Impact on children in Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Romania and Texas/Mexico. The group fills boxes with gifts and simple messages...
Tuesday, March 04, 2014
We made the bracket in the Arkansas SourceLink Battle of the Brands! The concept is similar to the NCAA Basketball tournament, except with brands instead of teams. Arkansas SourceLink puts on Battle of the Brands to spotlight entrepreneurship in The Natural State. We are proud to manufacture...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
We are in the process of creating new packaging for our Corner to Corner and 4-Way Bands and have it narrowed down to three options. Please take our short survey and let us know which design you like best. http://bit.ly/1fQKiPj Be sure to sign up for a chance to win a $50 Walmart gift card at...
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
In 2013, Walmart pledged to buy an additional $250 million in American products over the course of the next 10 years. Since then, the world’s largest retailer has hosted a U.S. Manufacturing Summit, a SelectUSA Press Conference and has devoted a section of its website to showcasing American-made...
Tuesday, February 04, 2014
The creator of the Rainbow Loom, Choon Ng, is from Malaysia but has lived in the U.S. since 1991 and loves it! His story in many ways represents the “American Dream” – working hard and being innovative led to his success. Despite a desire to manufacture his invention in the country...
Thursday, January 30, 2014
“Just tape a rubber band around my wrist or something,” said eight-year-old Audrey Frazee to her mom. Who would have thought a brand would emerge from that request? Junior Achievement USA recently recognized Audrey and her mother Kimberly McCain for their entrepreneurial spirit and...
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
We have so much appreciation for our fans. We value your opinion, and we want to give you a say in our next big development. We are in the process of creating packaging for our Corner to Corner and 4-way bands and have it narrowed down to three options. Please take our short survey and let...
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Roll out the red carpet! An Alliance Rubber product has appeared in another Hollywood movie. Lone Survivor is the latest film in which a product of ours has starred. In the movie you will frequently see our crepe parachute bands used by the SEALs on the Load Bearing Equipment (LBE) around their...
Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Alliance Rubber is giving one lucky person a vacation trip for a family of four to the U.S. National Park of his/her choice (a $5,000 value). For a chance to win, all you need to do is pledge to spend one dollar a day on American goods. According to the Economic Policy Institute, America...
Friday, December 06, 2013
This December we are giving away a collection of our favorite organizational products to one lucky fan of ours each Friday. We are happy to get to help one lucky person simplify his/her life every week. From Cable Wrapz for those tangled cords to Corner-to-Corner bands to file away papers to...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
We have so much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. We could write a novel listing all of our blessings, but today we want to keep it short and sweet and thank our wonderful fans. Our gratitude extends beyond this day, too. This December we will be giving a lucky fan an organizational toolkit...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
We have experienced plenty of growth at Alliance Rubber Company and are looking to expand our team. You read that correctly, we are hiring and have a wide variety of positions available. Our current job openings are: Automation Engineer Inside Sales Position Graphic Designer Production...
Thursday, October 24, 2013
It has been a fun journey helping the Eraselet come this far in Walmart's Get on the Shelf contest. Since we found out that they reached the finals we have been ecstatic for them. Hard to believe today is the last day to vote for them. Please take a second to vote for the Eraselet. We will...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
The big day is “FINAL”-ly here! The Eraselet has reached the finals of Walmart’s “Get on the Shelf” contest. It is no accident that they have made it this far. It is because of your continued support throughout the competition that they are here in the last round. Please...
Thursday, September 19, 2013
We told you yesterday to keep an eye out for coverage of the Eraselet. Well last night, Kimberly McCain appeared on ABC News! Watch as she talks about the Eraselet and faces the Walmart judges with her pitch. Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. And stay tuned to see how...
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
ABC News started covering Walmart's Get on the Shelf contest last night! Naturally we hope the Eraselet – a product we’re manufacturing for Brian and Kimberly Ricci, the clever entrepreneurs behind it – makes the top 20! The Eraselet is the first bracelet made completely...
Thursday, September 12, 2013
We have received so much support throughout Martha Stewart’s Second Annual American Made competition. We wanted to express our gratitude and humbly request one last week of voting. The Audience Choice Award vote has been extended to Sunday, September 22! Please vote for us here. And...
Friday, September 06, 2013
Last week we announced that we were a nominee in Martha Stewart’s Second Annual American Made competition. We are so grateful for all the support we have received so far and request that you continue to vote. Please vote for us here. In case you missed it last week, allow us to...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
We are thrilled to announce we are a nominee in Martha Stewart’s Second Annual American Made competition! This contest is designed to honor companies across the country that are based out of and manufacture products in the United States. And that’s exactly what we do here at Alliance...
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Each of the past two weeks we have posted about Eraselet, a product manufactured by us for entrepreneurs Brian and Kimberly Ricci. It advanced past the first round of Walmart’s “Get on the Shelf” contest. “Get on the Shelf” is an opportunity for new companies to make...
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Last week we posted about Eraselet, a product manufactured by us for entrepreneurs Brian and Kimberly Ricci, that made it past the first round of Walmart’s “Get on the Shelf” contest. It’s a competition that features products competing for the opportunity to sell their product...
Thursday, August 08, 2013
Eraselet, a product manufactured by us for entrepreneurs Brian and Kimberly Ricci, has made it past the first round of Walmart’s “Get on the Shelf” contest. The competition, started last year, encourages inventors, entrepeneurs and small businesses from across the county to compete...
Thursday, June 27, 2013
The Fourth of July is quickly approaching. It's a safe bet many Americans will be wearing a t-shirt or hat with a United States symbol. Are you looking for a fun, unique way to display your American heritage this year? Allow us to present our new Liberty Bands. A Liberty Band is a printable...
Friday, October 19, 2012
This weekend, I am running the Race For The Cure with my fellow co-workers. Members of our team, “Hog Wild For A Cure,” seem pretty excited. This is my second major race. From what I have seen of these kinds of events, first aid stations are a good idea. Hopefully, everyone will...
Friday, October 12, 2012
Black Friday is six weeks away. A retailer’s dream-it either launches or wraps up your holiday season, depending on your approach to gift buying.  Time Magazine published an article about Black Friday this afternoon highlighting the way we used the event to begin our count down to Christmas....
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Erasers. Swim Caps. Balloons. Rubber Bands. They all have something in common. It’s called Latex and in some cases it can cause allergic reactions. Latex Allergy Awareness Week is observed nationally each October.  Believe it or not, 8-17% of healthcare workers, up to 68% of children...