Major Retail Industry Publication Features NAEIR Article

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Extra Inventory? Donate itCorporations support charities, clear space and get tax breaks by donating excess inventory.” ‘These donations are a very efficient and effective means to help us deal with stock situations, and our products get funneled to people who might not otherwise have easy access to it,’ says Art Swanson, strategic sales manager at…

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NAEIR Teacher’s Program Announced at Chamber Luncheon for New Teachers

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Newly appointed Galesburg Area Chamber President Steven BrodyWhile at the Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual New Teachers Luncheon,  I had the opportunity to talk about NAEIR as well as announce the imminent launch of NAEIR’s Teacher’s Program.  The program was formally launched Tuesday, August 14th, with direct registration effective immediately and ordering capabilities online…

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Thursday, August 2nd was occasion to celebrate the presence of NASCAR’s famed # 11 car on the NAEIR lot. The FedEx sponsored race car driven by Denny Hamlin was available for public viewing. Announcements earlier that day on WGIL and then on FM 95 (local area radio stations) – helped to insure…

NAEIR institutes ‘Teacher’s Program’

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In reaction to the needs of its community, NAEIR has instituted a new “Teacher’s Program” to benefit teachers and students in the upcoming school year. Talking about the new program, President Gary Smith explained how it works and what he hopes it will achieve…

A Smart Way to Stretch a School’s Budget

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“Schools and nonprofit organizations usually pay a small membership fee and nominal shipping and handling charges to participate in gifts-in-kind programs, but the merchandise itself is free…”(Click on the image to read the entire article)