PPAI 100 is an exclusive, research-backed ranking of the 100 leading distributors and the 100 leading suppliers in the promotional products industry. Companies are scored based on a variety of metrics.

Illinois-based BAG MAKERS (PPAI 111408, Gold) offers a collection of more than 100 products to the promotional products industry, as well as custom design services. This year, the company’s efforts were recognized with a PPAI Supplier Star award for the range of products and services it offers.

While the company earned High Marks in Professional Development and Employee Happiness in 2024’s PPAI 100, it hasn’t been sitting still in other areas. BAG MAKERS has undergone a SMETA 4-Pillar audit to ensure that its supply chain is ethically sustainable, and it has implemented new cloud- and AI-based internal order processing systems to make the ordering process more efficient for customers.

2023 Revenue: $59.5 million
Three-Year Trend: +41%
2023 PPAI 100 Ranking: 23
High Marks: Professional Development, Employee Happiness



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