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August 2022 State of Freight

August 2022 State of Freight

It's that time of year again!  Peak shipping season for the holiday set is upon us leading to more volume than ...
RGB, CMYK, and PANTONE: What does it all mean and why do I care?

RGB, CMYK, and PANTONE: What does it all mean and why do I care?

In the most basic terms, RGB and CMYK are modes of mixing color used by graphic designers in creating product art. ...
GPI Design & Development Team to attend Mojo Nation Play Creators Festival

GPI Design & Development Team to attend Mojo Nation Play Creators Festival

The GPI Design & Development team is getting ready to head to London.  For the first time, they will be ...
China Update:  Covid Whack-a-Mole, Political Tensions, Manufacturing Dynamics 

China Update:  Covid Whack-a-Mole, Political Tensions, Manufacturing Dynamics 

Amid yet another busy manufacturing year! There are several issues out there that we all need to keep a close eye ...
GPI at Gen Con 2022

GPI at Gen Con 2022

It was great to be back at Gen Con! After a three-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the GPI squad returned to ...
June 2022 State of Freight

June 2022 State of Freight

June is upon us.  It's time for sunny days and vacations.  Regardless of your summer fun plans, the ports stay ...
May 2022 State of Freight

May 2022 State of Freight

May is upon us and although our supply chain issues continue, there are slight improvements in every corner.  ...
State of Freight April 2022

State of Freight April 2022

As we ease into April, with tentative enthusiasm for the new season, the global supply chain keeps us grounded in ...
China/Hong Kong Update March 2022

China/Hong Kong Update March 2022

Key Takeaways: Covid: China lockdowns & Hong Kong raging out of control Economic issues: materials costs, ...
State of Freight March 2022

State of Freight March 2022

There's a good deal going on with freight this March.  Let's not lallygag with niceties and get right into what's ...
Tom Wetzel Joins the GPI Staff

Tom Wetzel Joins the GPI Staff

Please welcome Tom Wetzel, as well.  Tom is GPI's newest Account Manager who also came to us through the fortune ...
A New Year Brings a New Employee!

A New Year Brings a New Employee!

Please welcome one of GPI's newest staff members, Arianne Hutchins.  Through the fortune of good connections, ...