NEPPA represents over 350 promotional products companies throughout
New England and beyond.

We invite you to participate in association activities and take advantage of
member benefits.


Check out your benefits and take advantage NOW!


Take a look and see how NEPPA can support you and your business!


Why Become a Member?



  • High quality education programs with topics relevant to your business and the industry
  • Factory Tours of New England supplier factories
  • CEU credit toward your CAS/MAS designation
  • NEPPA Beacon Awards – recognition of outstanding NEPPA members


  • Great opportunities to come together with other industry professionals, develop strong relationships and open doors to new business
  • The two largest industry trade shows in New England; client show every other year
  • Networking events – sporting events, summer outings, holiday, more
  • Resources for the latest news and updates – The Beacon, NEPPA’s newsletter, our website and Facebook page


  • Collaboration with Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) on:
    Legislative Advocacy – alerts of legislation that may impact our industry
    Get In Touch! Campaign – an industry-wide branding initiative to increase the awareness of promotional products as a powerful and effective advertising medium
    Product Responsibility Resources – information that suppliers, distributors, and multi-line representatives need to know
  • Participation in the development of NEPPA programs and services through board service and volunteering on committees

Join your peers in their quest for industry excellence
by becoming a member of NEPPA!

How Members Save

  • FREE admission to NEPPA’s trade shows (all distributor company personnel); discounted rates for exhibitors
  • Discounted rates at networking events
  • CAS/MAS certification subsidies
  • Discounted newsletter advertising for supplier members
  • Collegiate scholarship program for children of NEPPA members
  • Savings Programs:
    FedEx – 15%+
    Constant Contact – 20% / 25%
    Pantone Products
    Coupon Book – $1,000+ in savings for distributor members
    Distributor Discounts on SAGE, ZOOMcatalog and OutboundEngine

Current Members: Go to Member Login

for details on savings programs.

DISTRIBUTOR: A distributor is a company (or company that maintains a division, department or affiliate) located within the United States or its possessions, Canada or Mexico, whose primary business includes developing ideas for the use of promotional products, buying such products from suppliers and reselling them to end buyers.

SUPPLIER: A supplier is a company within the United States or its possessions, Canada or Mexico, that manufactures, converts, warehouses or decorates promotional products for sale to promotional products distributors or to a firm maintaining a division or affiliate devoted to reselling promotional products.

BUSINESS SERVICES: A company that sells services, information or products (other than promotional products) that support the normal conduct of business.  The company does not sell or lease machinery or equipment used in manufacturing or decoration of promotional products.

DISTRIBUTOR: Dues amount is based on the number of sales reps in your company – for companies with multiple branch locations, independent contractors, franchise type companies, etc., it is based on the number of reps in New England.
Annual Dues – January 1 – December 31:
1-Year Dues
1-3 Sales Reps: $125.00
4-10 Sales Reps: $150.00
11-24 Sales Reps: $200.00
25+ Sales Reps: $250.00

2-Year Dues
1-3 Sales Reps: $225.00
4-10 Sales Reps: $275.00
11-24 Sales Reps: $375.00
25+ Sales Reps: $475.00

Annual Dues – January 1 – December 31:
1-Year Dues

2-Year Dues

We welcome you to participate in YOUR association through volunteering on a committee
or sharing a special talent or expertise!

From being involved from start to finish on a show committee or volunteering for an hour,
we’ll work together to match the right event / volunteer opportunity that works for you.

New England Promotional Products Association