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Allen ColorCraft® 

Celebrating 60 Years of Custom Imprinted Drinkware

Dear Valued Customers:

Since our beginning in 1959, Allen/ColorCraft® has strived to earn the honor of "Most Award Winning Decorator." The ASI/ PPAI Promotional Products Industry, Collegiate and Outdoor Retail Markets have trusted us to exceed your custom drinkware and hydration needs… and we value that confidence.

Today, not only do we deliver innovative decorating, we are the BRAND LEADER with brands such as CamelBak®, Blender Bottle®, Bevanda®, Dopper®, EcoVessel®, Takeya® and more! 

We continue to add new brands to serve your needs more effectively than ever. We're very excited to be partnering with several mission based brands that are working to bring clean, safe drinking water worldwide as well as brands that have been trusted household names for years and are more relevant now than ever. In addition to all of this, we are a leader in Product Safety and Compliance.

Allen/ColorCraft® is focused on being your go to supplier… committed to fulfilling your needs in sales and service…since 1959, today, and into the future.

We cherish our proud 60 year history. And more importantly, we look forward to our exciting future.

As a valued member of the Allen/ColorCraft® family, I hope you can see that you are part of a rich history and an exciting future. And we deeply appreciate your business.

In the meantime, if you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us or visit our general information page online here.

Above all - thank you for letting us be such an important part of your life. We look forward to celebrating many future business anniversaries with you. 

 
Sincerely, 

Stan W. A. Dohan, MAS, MASI 
President

THE COMPANY: 

Celebrating 60 Years!

We have concentrated our efforts in the Promotional Products Industry, principally in beverage ware and related products since 1959. Internationally recognized for outstanding design and state of the art technical accomplishments, the Allen/ColorCraft® line has won thirty-six international decorating awards over the past 12 years as well as the prestigious Promotional Products Association Supplier Star Award and ASI Distributors’ Choice Award Finalist in drink ware, and Supplier Star of Merit for seven consecutive years! Winner of PPAI Best Catalog for 2 consecutive years.

The Allen/ColorCraft® line is well respected in the industry for exceptional customer service, high standards for quality and creative and innovative designs. We offer more than 125 items. We feature some of the most diverse decorating techniques in the industry. Among these techniques are: disappearing ink, satin etch, and our exclusive iridescent/simulated blending and ceramic ink blending process as well as our exclusive organic four color process and sublimation.

In recent years the Allen/ColorCraft® line has become the BRAND LEADER IN HYDRATION AND DRINKWARE in the promotional products, collegiate, licensed, outdoor retail and housewares markets!

Our extensive line of branded hydration products is unrivaled in the industry. We are pleased to be a leader in introducing exciting new brands as well as offering well known, trusted brands.

We carry CamelBak® bottles and hydration packs, a leader in hydration including water bottles, stainless steel insulated bottles and hydration backs for a variety of needs.

We are the exclusive decorator for Dopper®, a completely sustainable brand and mission based company with its own foundation working to promote water safety, health and education worldwide.

Offero® ceramic mugs bring a new approach to drinking coffee or other beverages, with their unique design offering both beauty and functional appeal.

With these popular brands plus the fun approach of Spinner™ mugs and keychains, stainless steel vacuum insulated products like EcoVessel, Penguin Cold and Takeya®  and the unique innovation of Stojo Cups, Allen/ColorCraft®  offers our customers more choice in products and decorating possibilities than anyone else in the industry!

OUR PHILOSOPHY:
The dependable people of Allen/ColorCraft are unified in our commitment to: setting high standards for quality and workmanship, providing exceptional service, taking pride in our work, achieving creative and innovative design, and striving for continuous improvement for you - Our Customer!

OUR DISTRIBUTOR SECURE WEBSITE:
Visit us online at www.allenmugs.com. Our customer friendly web site features a "distributor secure" area so you can direct your customers to see the latest and most innovative products in just a click! It's that easy! You may also upload your artwork via our web site as well. We are continuously updating our site with specials and new products. So be sure to check back periodically to see what's new or to find a great deal on selected items

OUR SALES REPS: 

James Hudson, Southeast Sales, james.hudson3@att.net

Dale Johnson Cornell, Northeast Sales, dbjassoc@comcast.net

Cheryl Lickteig, New England Sales, lickteig.cheryl@gmail.com 

Joe Eberz, Midwest Sales, joeeberz@gmail.com

John Gonring, Midwest Sales, jgpromo@charter.net

Pat Kiddoo, Minesota Sales, patkiddo@gmail.com

Larry Krause, MAS,  Southwest Sales,  larry@ldkmkt.com

Kyle Krause, Southwest Sales, kyle@ldkmkt.com 

Ed Maloney, Northwest Sales, ed@maloneyreps.com

Blake Dugger, Northwest Sales, blake@maloneyreps.com

INDUSTRY LINKS:
Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI)
Print Services Distribution Association (PSDA)
Promotional Products Association International (PPAI)
Society of Glass and Ceramic Decorators (SGCD)
UPIC Directory