Welcome to skucast, the #1 podcast for entrepreneurs in the print and promotional products industries. skucast shines a light on our industries' best work, features maverick personalities, and discusses what’s really involved in running a modern print or promotional products business. skucast is the official podcast of commonsku.
commonsku Hits $1 Billion in Network Volume!
Today our community of distributors achieved an incredible milestone: $1 Billion in network volume. Together, we achieved this in less than 10 years. While we did some virtual high fives around the virtual office, this milestone is not about us, it’s about you, the skummunity.
Episode 180: Adam Bluestein, author of "How Supreme-Style Merch Drops Took Over Corporate America"
Adam Bluestein’s article is written from the perspective of someone outside of our business who did a tremendous amount of research into the companies that use branded merch and why.
Episode 179: Behind the Merger with Genumark's Mitch Freed and Rightsleeve's Stephen Musgrave
So, what happens when the largest distributor in Canada and one of the most progressive brands in the business face integrating their companies, their brands and their clients? In today’s episode, you’ll hear the story of how Mitch Freed, Genumark’s Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, and Stephen Musgrave, Rightsleeve’s Vice President and General Manager guided the merger, their clients, and their teams over the past several months.
Episode 178: Unlocking Kitting Secrets with Josh Kozinski, Sky High Marketing
Josh Kozinski is the founder and CEO of Sky High Marketing. Sky High Marketing serves many Fortune 500 brands, they are the official promotional merchandise partner of the Milwaukee Bucks and they have offices both in Las Vegas and Milwaukee. Today, we talk with Josh about several timely topics including shops, inventory, and more!
Episode 177: Swag in Space with Lee Fine, Juice Marketing
Lee Fine is the co-founder and the head of sales and strategy at Juice Marketing, a marketing production house focused on creating interactive experiences, which includes disciplines like branded merch, web development, and video production, fulfillment, print, and creative services too.
Episode 176: Give a Shirt! with Showpony's Sean Mooney and Lindsay Buschermohle
When the pandemic hit in 2020, many of us were inspired with ideas about how we could help our communities. Showpony is a branded merch company located in Augusta, GA and together with their sister company Wier/Stewart, a strategic creative firm, they too wondered how they could help.