Top 10 reasons we have earned customer loyalty since 1972.
Best value guarantee: We will match or beat any competitors price on exact standard industry items- subject to verification. Exclusive product selections not found elsewhere. Free sample policy-see details. Free stock art. On time shipping. No Overuns. Low minumums. TravelStar Custom Direct. Easy to use website plus you get your own exclusive personal account manager- each with over 20 years experience - ready to assist you!!
More about Four Star Marketing: We are rated A-1 in D & B. Our company was established in 1972 . As a member of ASI's multi-milliondollar roundtable, we are officially recognized as an industry leading supplier of conventionbags and imprinted promotional products. We import our ownexclusive trademarked product lines and have company owned warehouse and office facilities. Our strength is our ablility to produce custom designed productswith low minimums at the industry's most competitive prices. We are the exclusive distributor of Travelstar Convention Bags, and offer special discounted pricing on as many as 100,000 different products. Our Durascreen imprint process uses the latest technology and is guaranteed for the life of the product. Our Buy In Confidence policy provides samples and e- proofs for final committee approval before we go into production. Our Fastbag rush production is available on select models at no extra cost when you really need fast delivery.
Our customer oriented company is ready to service all of your promotional needs. Thank you for allowing us to be of service!
Just email us what you can and we will work with you on the rest. Our art team will present free stock images and offer free typesetting services to help complete your design. With todays technology, we can accept almost any file format.Our preferred format is Adobe Illustrator with an .eps or .ai file extension. If this does not exist, a high res ( 300-600 dpi) .jpg, or .pdf file format is usually fine. Other preferred program formats include PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator, Freehand, Corel Draw, or Quark Express. Please send art files in a creative outline format and include all fonts in your design.
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Free unlimited e-proofs without extra charges!
After you place an order, you will receive an email order confirmation. Simply reply back and attach art files when ready. You may also send art directly to email@example.com along with your order number and we will route to your sales representive for you. Unlimited e-proofs are provided on all orders for your final approval prior to production.
No surprises. Exact invoices and eproofs provided on every order- prior to production. No overuns.
What happens next? Confirmations & communication every step of the way ! Your order and receipt of art will be confirmed. Order questions will be clarified with your personal sales representative and our order processing team. An e-proof and exact order totals will be sent via email for final approval before production. If method of payment is via credit card, your card will not be charged until we receive your final approval - and not any sooner. In addition, a paid invoice will follow immediatley after card is charged. UPS Email notification will be sent with tracking information once order ships.
Screen / set-ups cover the process of creating the silkscreen ( i.e.“ template” or “plate” ) used to apply the imprint to the product, the labor to calibrate the equipment to client ‘s desired imprint size and imprint color specifications, the design layout , typesetting if desired, and a paper proof. Screens are stored for a minimum period of 14 months. On re-orders, screens will be either cleaned or re-created and a paper proof will be sent to the client for signature approval before production to verify the correct imprint Free sample policy: Samples provide our clients the opportunity to view the excellent quality and features of our products prior to ordering. In most cases samples are sent at no charge to established clients and pre-qualified prospects. We reserve the right not to send samples if requests are excessive or seem personal in nature. At our discretion, samples may be invoiced. A credit card may be requested before shipment. Samples shipping outside the continental US may require credit card in advance of shipment.
Shipping is additiional unless stated otherwise. Our preferred shipping method is UPS ground due to economy and online tracking capability. Rush orders will ship best way and as needed if specific delivery dates are requested. Order estimates may vary from actual costs due to changes in order, art work, quantity, over/underruns, destinations, fuel surcharges, brokerage and changes in shipping methods, etc. Prices do not include shipping and handling. We can drop ship in case pack quantities at no additional fee. Orders will be shipped UPS or best way depending on destination, weight, carton size, and requested delivery dates. Our factories do not ship third party or freight collect. Shipping costs will be prepaid and added to invoice. Time sensitive orders will ship as needed to meet your specific delivery requirement.
Production time is very quick on most models and without rush charges. (Plastic bags are an exception.). Art work stops the clock. Art that is not camera ready or not submitted in the requested art format may delay production. See art specs. Orders will ship UPS / best way depending on final destination and requested delivery dates. Time sensitive orders will ship as needed to meet your specific delivery requirements. Orders requiring imprinted spec samples will be sent by air to preserve delivery date.
FASTBAG 24 rush service is a service available on select models- when you really need it fast! Please call for available products.
Fastbag rush service is a cooperative effort and is available on select models. After factory approved camera ready art is received, a paper proof art will be returned in 1-2 business days, After immediate proof approval, the order will be produced in 1-3 business days ( as needed) and your order will ship via the shipping method needed to deliver by your request date. Any delay in proof approval or changes to order and art may delay production time and delivery method. The more lead time you allow, the more economical we can ship your order!
We ship world wide. For International shipments a custom broker contact and telephone number must be provided. Export shipments require wire transfer or credit card only. We are not responsible for delays in customs and transit time. Client is responsible for all fees for brokers, clearance and incidental fees which may not be billed all at same time.
Product samples are available free of charge prior to purchase. There are no returns on blank or imprinted merchandise unless there are defects in workmanship. Returns will require factory inspection and a return authorization number. Unauthorized returns will not be accepted.
To establish open credit, please send order confirmation (or copy of quote) on letterhead for credit review. The letterhead confirmation helps us to process your open credit request. A composite online credit score of 80 with a 3 year clear history file is desired. Our open credit terms are net 10. All credit requests are subject to review and final approval.
A credit card may be required for first time orders, rush orders, and for accounts not listed with credit reporting agencies. When credit cards are used, a credit card payment authorization form will be sent to you for signature approval. Credit cards are charged after proof approval and prior to production. Credit card totals will include shipping and handling. We accept Visa, Master, American Express. Prepayment by company check (for D & B rated companies) or by certified funds such as money orders or certified checks are also available in the event credit has not yet been established or credit card payment is not desired. Wire transfers are also available.
Disclaimers: Prices are subject to change pending art, credit approval, and customer’s final requirements.Liability: We can not be responsible for acts beyond our reasonable control including but not limited to inclement weather, equipment breakdowns , labor disputes, war, acts of nature, delays in customs, and governing laws and regulations. State initiated marketing fees or charge backs must be pre-approved in writing. Prices quoted are in US dollars and are subject to change. Products are sold subject to availability at time of order. Appearance of items on web site and literature may vary from actual model. Prices are subject to change.
Our imprinted products are not available to resellers as we are a one price company. Blank goods may be available for resale on an item to item basis. Please inquire. Different minimums may apply for shipments outside continental USA.
Take our best deal! However, special offers cannot be combined with other offers. This includes, but is not limited to, free set-up, free shipping, free 24-hour rush, free gift with purchase, dollar off coupons and certificates, items marked as “special,” items found in our closeout or discount sections, and other email and internet offers. Dollar off offers are valid on orders with merchandise subtotals of at least $250. This excludes set-up, shipping, and sales tax. Free shipping offers apply to UPS ground shipping to locations within the contiguous United States. All special offers are valid on web pricing only and do not apply to specially quoted items. Other restrictions may apply. We want you to have our best deal. If you are not sure which is our best deal, just ask!