AHEAD LLC, New Bedford, Mass., announced Jan. 27 that it achieved Product Safety Aware status in the Promotional Products Association Intl. (PPAI) Product Safety Awareness Program.

The company celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2015, and has prioritized product safety compliance training and education.

“Meeting the evolving product safety compliance expectations of the promotional products industry requires regulatory knowledge and an ongoing company commitment,” AHEAD said in a recent statement. “We are proud to establish a proactive leadership position in the industry through our commitment to PPAI’s Product Safety Aware compliance program. Product safety awareness gives us a strong competitive edge and increases the value in the client-supplier relationship.”

For more information, visit Aheadweb.com. — J.B.