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Case Study: A Spoon-taneous Promotion

3 days ago

Description: Spoon Mug Industry: Advertising What it was purchased for: A major coupon distributor was looking for a thank you to give out to advertisers. How it was distributed: The spoon mugs w...

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7 Camping Promotional Products for the Great Outdoors

Nov 17

Whether you’re looking to relax and recharge or seeking adventure, getting out into nature provides everyone some peace and quiet from our regular lives. Help your customers enjoy the great o...

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Case Study: An Icy Cool Promotion

Nov 10

Description: 16 Oz. Swiggy Stainless Steel Bottle Industry: Non-Profit What it was purchased for: The item was purchased for a youth camping trip. The bottles were meant to hold the water for a ...

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Clean Desk, Happy Desk!

Nov 02

An organized desk is a happy desk and the perfect time to clean and reorganize your desk is at the beginning of the new quarter! Whether it's Q1 or Q4 – sometimes filing away old projects, dusti...

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How to be an Empathetic Leader and Still Get the Job Done

Oct 26

Empathy is the ability to feel the same emotions felt by someone else. This trait allows you to feel pain for a friend whose going through a divorce, or excitement for a sister who was recently propos...

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Case Study: "Single Use" Pens for COVID-19

Oct 19

In response to the Coronavirus outbreak, a financial institution decided to provide single-use pens in all their locations and for drive thru banking. This idea was intended to help stop the spread ...

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Case Study: Promo'd to a Tee

Oct 11

As part of a newly developed corporate social responsibility initiative, an insurance company instituted an annual “give back” day where employee groups volunteered in their communities. T...

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Case Study: Brighten Their Day

Oct 04

A realtor wanted to give a thank-you gift to those who purchased a new home with them. They chose the LED Carbon Fiber Aluminum Flashlight. They printed their logo along with the tagline, "We will bri...

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5 Steps to Achieving Your Goals

Sep 27

If you’ve ever watched a TED talk or listened to any of your teachers in school, you’ll know that setting goals are the stepping stones to getting where you want to be in life. You watch o...

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Case Study: Let Them Eat Cake!

Sep 20

Objective A bakery owner had built solid connections with other service providers within their local event industry. But they were looking to grow their business within the wedding market. Produc...

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Your Guide to Drinkware

Sep 12

Mugs, tumblers, and bottles…oh my! There is an abundance of variety available when it comes to promotional drinkware, which can make it difficult to decide what is the best choice for your bran...

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#Instagram Inspiration

Sep 04

Instagram is a fun app where you can discover the latest info on celebrities, influencers, and yes, even inspiration for promo products! From mega water jugs to party décor, see what is trendin...

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5 Unique Rainy-Day Promotional Products to Keep You Covered!

Aug 28

Unpredictable weather is a shared experience in life. No matter your age, geographical location, job, or personality, it will always rain. These unique and functional promotional products are sure to ...

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Case Study: Look, Ma, No Hands!

Aug 21

Description: Auto Air Vent Magnetic Phone Mount Industry: Technology What it was purchased for: A technology business was looking for a giveaway item that was unique but also fit within their budget...

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6 Snap-Worthy Products for Every Photographer

Aug 13

Do you know what bokeh means? Aperture? That’s ok if you don’t, but many of your clients may know these terms if they are avid photographers! Whether they enjoy taking a flat lay shot of t...

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Give Your School Clubs a Boost With These Promotional Products

Aug 06

School clubs are an essential part of student life, and we’ve got the essential pieces you need to make the clubs a big success. These are promotional products that you can use for both to help ...

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Case Study: Safety First

Jul 30

Product: Auto Safety Kit Industry: Banking What it was purchased for: As a gift to anyone who opened a new bank account for over $1,000.00. How it was distributed: The bank was looking for a brande...

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5 Awesome Recreational Wearables

Jul 22

Did you know that wearables are the #1 best-received promotional product? Add your logo to these fresh wearables and make your brand a walking advertisement with innumerable impressions all year long!...

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Case Study: Shine Bright

Jul 15

Description: Sunglasses and Sunglass Case Industry: Food & Beverage What it was purchased for: Summer is a big opportunity for coffee chains to sell frozen drinks. Part of an employee reward during ...

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Satisfy Your Customers’ Cravings With These 6 Sweet Treats

Jul 08

Chocolate and candy can make everyone smile! From fudge and chocolate-covered almonds to saltwater taffy and sour gummies, there are thousands of options for you to send to customers! Here are 6 of o...

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Graphic Design Terms Everyone Should Know

Jun 30

It can be hard to communicate with a design team on a project when the designers speak their very own language. That's why we have a rundown of words you may come across frequently that can save you f...

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Case Study: Custom Caps with a Budget Cap

Jun 23

Description: Custom Cap Industry: Trade Show/Convention/Events What it was purchased for: A major national racing event was looking for giveaways to hand out to folks in suites and VIP sponsors. The...

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No Fin Can Compare to These Shark Products

Jun 15

Sharks are some of the ocean's most beautiful creatures. With over 500 species and more being discovered, the world of sharks is absolutely fascinating, from the deep sea Greenland Shark which can liv...

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8 Dental Products That Will Make You Smile

Jun 08

Promotional products are great for handing out after patient visits, at conferences and events, or to have available in your reception area. Here are our 8 favorite dental promotional products that he...

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Mask Mania!

May 31

It’s safe to say that the humble face mask is one of 2020’s most popular products, and it isn’t difficult to figure out why. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centers for Disease Con...

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What's the Tea? Promo Products for Tea Lovers

May 24

Did you know that tea is one of the most consumed beverages globally, second only to water? This ancient brew has been around for hundreds, if not thousands of years, with references to early tea drin...

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Case Study: A Wedded Keepsake

May 17

Item: JAFFA® Scalloped Edge Vase Purpose: Gift vase for use during wedding ceremonies Audience: Engaged couples A church wanted an elegant and useful gift for couples who chose their venue for ...

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Case Study: Fresh Mesh Promotions

May 09

Market: Real Estate Product Use: Incentive Gift Promotion: A high-end resort selected the Atlantis Mesh Beach Tote as an incentive gift for the visitors who attended their timeshare presentations....

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8 Items for Restaurant Promos that Sizzle

May 02

Have you heard the word? Indoor dining is back, baby! For restaurants, bars, cafes, and more looking to spread the good news that they're fully operational again, promotional products are a great way...

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What Millennials Want (And How to Work With Them)

Apr 24

Many people agree that there is a high demand to diversify the workforce with young specialists bearing fresh ideas and new perspectives. Furthermore, we need to prepare this growing generation for le...

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Take 5 of These Promotional Products for the Medical Field, and Call Me in the Morning

Apr 17

It can be tough for people in the medical field to get their names out to new patients. If you own a restaurant, you can have your cool mascot show up at a local sports game and toss out t-shirts. But...

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Braving Campground Antics with the SAHARA Sports Bottle

Apr 10

Camping isn’t always a vacation, y’all. Seasonal KOA® Work Kampers help KOA owners wrangle feisty RV transients (a.k.a. retirees) for their supper. The least they deserve is a free R...

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6 Promotional Signs to Let Customers Know You’re Open For Business

Apr 02

As restaurants, salons, retail stores, and more begin reopening the doors, many business owners are trying to think of bold ways to visually attract customers to their businesses. From curbside food p...

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Case Study: Financial Industry

Mar 26

Products Javalina® Classic Pen Industry Financial Application Direct Mail A local bank wanted to increase awareness of its low mortgage rates and decided to do a direct mailing t...

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5 Simple Tips to Organize and Run Effective Meetings

Mar 19

If you work from 9 to 5, chances are you’ve sat in a meeting before. Whether it be a brainstorm session or roundtable discussion, it doesn’t matter the industry you are in, meetings are in...

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Case Study: Lunchtime Loot

Mar 11

A restaurant supply company was planning its annual company picnic for employees and their families. Every year, the company gives employees a nice gift in the $10 range. This year, the company chose ...

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The Fidget Phenomenon

Mar 04

You might remember the fidget spinner craze of 2017: seemingly overnight, the world became obsessed with those little plastic spinners. The spinning toys flew off the shelves across the country and in...

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Sweet Dreams Are Made of Cheese: Products for Charcuterie Lovers

Feb 25

What’s more impressive than an expertly crafted charcuterie board? Fancy cured meats, artisanal cheeses, crackers, nuts, fruits… our mouths are watering just thinking about it. For all th...

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Case Study: Charity Fundraiser

Feb 18

The organizer of a charity fundraiser wanted to add an element of fun and excitement to their door prize giveaways. As each guest arrived, they were given a Mardi Gras Jubilee pen and instructions to ...

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Wooing Discerning Celebs with the CARSON Double Wall Bolero Tumbler

Feb 10

What do you get the celebrity-chef-turned-travel-show-host who has everything? How about the VP of Paid Media at a premier hotel chain you’d love to snag an advertising deal with? Brands like ...

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6 Calming Products for Skincare Lovers

Feb 03

The hottest beauty trend of the late 2010s among millennials and Gen Zers was the dewy, bare-faced, minimal makeup look. This “Glossier girl” revolution led to a resurgence in skincare as ...

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How to Gain Inspiration in 5 Minutes

Jan 27

People demand a lot of creativity from professionals these days. We live in an era of media overload, where viral video marketing and colorful infographics have become accepted means to engage an audi...

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Customer Experience + Branding: The Relationship Goals of Marketing

Jan 19

Customer experience can make or break your company. How you and your employees treat customers directly reflects your brand’s values. But the truth is, positive customer experiences can be diffi...

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Case Study: Zip It Up

Jan 12

Description: Hit Sports Pack with Front Zipper Industry: Broadcast Media/Telecommunication What it was purchased for: A cellular provider needed giveaways for an event at a major university. How it ...

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6 Reasons You Need a Company Store

Jan 05

As more and more companies turn towards e-commerce, shopping online has never been easier or more enjoyable. Ordering branded products is no exception! Company stores give you a convenient and complet...

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6 Stuffed Animals to Cuddle Your Way to Happiness

Dec 28, 2021

Almost everyone had a favorite stuffed animal growing up. They were a friend that you confided your deepest secrets to, a friend that could keep you company when thunderstorms rolled through the night...

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Here Are Our Votes For The Best Political Promotional Product Staples

Dec 21, 2021

Whether you are right or left, red or blue, or somewhere in the middle, if you’re in need of political promotional product staples, we've got some great candidates for you! Yard Signs ...

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5 Products That will Send you Over the Moon and out of This World

Dec 14, 2021

For the first time since Neil and Buzz took those first steps on July 16th, 1969, there hasn't been a more exciting time for space exploration than right now. Just recently, we landed another rover on...

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6 Products to Include in Every Holiday Gift Basket

Dec 06, 2021

It’s always a good idea to get those gifts planned out and ready to go before the holiday chaos begins, and that includes client appreciation gifts. But, what do you get them? Put in extra thoug...

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Case Study: Jot It Down

Nov 29, 2021

Description: Mini Flip Pad Jotter Industry: Financial What it was purchased for: An investment firm wanted to promote their new financial blog to their existing customers with a memorable branded it...

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Case Study: Real Modern Recognition

Nov 22, 2021

Market: Finance Product Use: Employee Recognition Promotion: A wealth management firm selected the Samsonite Executive Computer Backpack as an employee recognition gift. At the company’s yea...

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Our Top 10 Favorite Eco-Friendly Products

Nov 15, 2021

Sometimes it’s good to take a moment and get in touch with Mother Earth. Not only are these products great for printing your company logo or message, but they also serve dual purposes. The produ...

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Case Study: Wheelie Important Paperwork

Nov 08, 2021

Market: Automotive Objective: A motorcycle dealership wanted professional, branded document pouches to hold important paperwork for new customers to take home after their motorcycle purchase. They ...

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5 Environmentally-Friendly Promotional Products

Oct 31, 2021

How about that Earth, huh? She sure is something. Fortunately, there are plenty of people in the promotional products industry that feel the same way. In fact, we can offer you thousands of products t...

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Case Study: Fewer Tricks and More Treats: Halloween Safety Lanyard

Oct 24, 2021

Fewer Tricks and More Treats: Halloween Safety Lanyard Organization Insurance Company Product Featured Reflective Lanyard Goal of Promotion Promoting safety on Halloween Description of Case H...

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How to Juggle Work and Life Balance Like a Boss

Oct 17, 2021

Sometimes life gets hard. You don’t have to work a night shift from Monday to Sunday to agree with that statement. Even the most effortless of jobs, those we believe to have truly mastered, can...

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Case Study: Happy to Hang Around

Oct 10, 2021

Description: Standard Door Hangers Industry: Automotive What it was purchased for: A collision center wanted to increase the number of customer satisfaction survey responses and boost online appoint...

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Case Study: Good Deeds for Kids in Need

Oct 02, 2021

Item: Landscape Mesh Tote Purpose: Fundraising Gala gift bag Audience: Kids in Need Foundation supporters The Kids in Need Foundation Gala is one of the organization’s largest fundraising ...

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Case Study: Calendar Puns are Week

Sep 25, 2021

Objective: A real estate agent wanted a useful promotional item to boost her personal branding and promote her services while staying top of mind all year round. Product: Desk Calendar with 4-Color...

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You Need More Cowbell

Sep 18, 2021

Description: Cowbell Industry: Sporting Events, Athletics What it was purchased for: A charity marathon coordinator wanted a giveaway that spectators could use to cheer on their runners. They chose ...

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The Power of Perceived Value

Sep 11, 2021

In marketing terminology, perceived value is what consumers think a product is worth to them. Outside factors like personal memories or associations, celebrity endorsements, resemblance to a higher co...

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5 Promo Products for People Who Love to Plan

Sep 04, 2021

Calendars, planners, and clocks are some of the most popular promotional products because they are useful, inexpensive, and receive innumerable impressions on a daily basis. Brand these everyday essen...

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6 Products to Show Your Support for Breast Cancer Awareness

Aug 28, 2021

Suppose you're looking for a cause to support to make sure that your business is responsible and giving back to the community. In that case, breast cancer awareness is an excellent choice because it i...

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4 Ways to Improve Communication

Aug 13, 2021

Have you ever had this conversation before? Them: "How are you?" You: "Yes." Or have you ever been in a meeting and realized you zoned out halfway through? Or how about when you’re at the mo...

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6 Purr-fect Promo Products for Cat Lovers

Aug 06, 2021

Everyone knows that dogs are man’s best friend, but did you know that cats have been living alongside humans as companions since at least 7500 BC? In 2017, cats were one of the most popular pets...

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Case Study: Bringing Back the Fanny Pack

Jul 30, 2021

Market: Entertainment Product Use: Gift With Purchase Promotion: A major theme park chose the Safeguard Security Waist Belt as a gift with purchase for customers who bought season passes. The wais...

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Case Study: Paw-se and Appreciate the Little Things

Jul 22, 2021

Description: Big Paw Bear Industry: Health Care / Pharmaceutical What it was purchased for: A senior living community was looking for holiday gifts for their residents. How it was distributed: When...

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Take it To-Go: 8 Restaurant Takeout Essentials

Jul 15, 2021

The way restaurant patrons experience dining out has changed immensely since coronavirus cases have begun popping up in the U.S. Restaurants that were once packed to the brim with happy diners are now...

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Case Study: A Hole in One Promotion

Jul 08, 2021

Product: Jumbo Cooler Bag Industry: Agriculture What it was purchased for: These bags were given out to participants in a company golf tournament. How it was distributed: All participants received ...

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Case Study: A Shoe-In

Jun 30, 2021

Golf Mesh Shoe Bag for Association Tournaments A national golf association wanted a giveaway item for golfers in weekend tournaments and high school students considering golf at the collegiate level....

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Using Customer Profiles to Find the Perfect Promo Products

Jun 23, 2021

When business owners are asked about the customers they serve, many times, their response is: “Well, we serve everyone…” If a company served everyone, it would be impossible to bui...

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10 Must-Have Tech Products and Accessories

Jun 16, 2021

If you want to give your brand a modern and fresh new identity try throwing some cutting-edge tech gadgets into your marketing mix. The wave of wireless charging options, portable speakers, and wearab...

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Case Study: Beach Balls? Bingo!

Jan 20, 2021

Description: Beach Ball Industry: Tourism What it was purchased for: The customer was looking for a low-cost, family-friendly summer giveaway item to promote their city's summer tourism program in t...

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5 Phone Accessories to Help You Get a Grip

Jan 13, 2021

It’s pretty safe to say that cell phones are a ubiquitous part of everyday life. In any room with more than a few people in it, you’re likely to find a few phone screens lighting up in som...

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Trending Now: Promotional Gifts for 2021

Jan 07, 2021

In the words of Heidi Klum, in the world of fashion, you’re in or you’re out. Marketing isn’t so different. What we want, how we express ourselves, which messages resonate with us...

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Case Study: This Promotional Product is in the Bag

Jan 06, 2021

Description: Laundry Bag Industry: Financial What it was purchased for: A credit union wanted to target college students and offer them an incentive to open a new account. They chose a stock design,...

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Case Study: Lunchtime Appreciation

Dec 29, 2020

Description: ID Lunch Bag Industry: Health Care / Pharmaceutical What it was purchased for: A hospital wanted a unisex item to give out for Nurses Week. Since most of the nursing staff brought their...

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Shifting Budget Spend To Keep Business Coming In

Dec 24, 2020

If you're considering reducing your marketing budget next year, name some cereal companies. Strange segue, yes, but bear with us. Odds are that Kellogg was on the list. That they come so easily to m...

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Case Study: Inking Impressions

Dec 22, 2020

Portability and permanence are among the desirable traits sought in an effective promotional product. A company was looking for a unique self-promotion that incorporated these elements and decided on ...

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Spreading Positivity and Brand Recall through Promotional Products

Dec 17, 2020

2021 is fast approaching! That means that we’re almost done observing that 2020 has been a hard year. It has been, though! In fact, 2020 has been such a hard year that by this point, saying...

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Promotional Golf Products That Are Made in the USA

Dec 15, 2020

These golf-themed promotional products are a hole-in-one! Add your logo to take your company’s golf tournament or event to the next level. Treat golfers to custom golf balls, umbrellas, bag t...

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Remote Marketing: How to Grow Your Business in 2021

Dec 10, 2020

First things first: resist any urge to skimp on your marketing budget this year. Although the prospect of an economic downturn might make you consider cutting back on advertising, marketing durin...

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6 Promo Products for a Turkey-Tastic Thanksgiving

Dec 08, 2020

Thanksgiving may be frequently overlooked during the holiday season, between Halloween and Christmas, but it’s many folks’ favorite holiday. On Thanksgiving, families get together to share...

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The Power of Employee Recognition: Awards that Matter

Dec 03, 2020

2020 has looked nothing like 2019. Whether it’s staying efficient and motivated while working remotely, juggling parenting duties along with job responsibilities, or continuing to report on-site...

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Case Study: Success on Campus

Nov 30, 2020

A large university needed a useful tool to promote its school app to students and faculty because it wanted to use the app to communicate important college news and upcoming events. Since most student...

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Is Your Company Maximizing Promotional Products?

Nov 26, 2020

When developing a promotional product strategy, make every division of your company part of the plan. Promotional products are a great way to build value in your company—and organizations can ...

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Case Study: Resort Incentive Yields Oceans of Opportunity

Nov 23, 2020

A five-star resort that frequently hosts corporate events for Fortune 500 companies wanted to reach out to corporate guests to entice them to return for family vacations. The goal was for the guests t...

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Your Team Deserves a Thank You Too

Nov 19, 2020

Companies have a lot to be proud of in 2020. Reflect, rejoice, and thank your team for a job well done. It’s been a crazy year—and most companies have been pleasantly surprised by how th...

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11 Promo Products for an Active Lifestyle

Nov 16, 2020

Take your corporate match to the next level! From team building sporting events to company-wide marathons, your customized products guarantee you beat the competition. Below is a list of 11 sports-mi...

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More than Just a Giveaway: Calculating the ROI for Promotional Products

Nov 12, 2020

Calculating the ROI on promotional products might be tricky—but that doesn’t mean you should give up on the data! Here are some ideas. If you’re not considering promotional produ...

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How Promo Products Can Make a Lasting Impression

Nov 08, 2020

How would you describe your company in 30 seconds? This common sales technique is known as an elevator pitch, and the goal is to captivate the attention of your potential clients and explain how you...

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Employee Onboarding & Building Culture Virtually

Nov 05, 2020

Welcome kits for new employees can help build company culture and create connection in a remote-work environment. Consider this: you start a new remote job. Maybe you meet with a few supervisors ove...

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Your Product Decorating Questions Answered

Nov 01, 2020

You encounter promo products every single day. You hold them, wear them, and maybe even smell them. But, did you know every one of these products goes through an extensive design process, whether that...

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Trending: Eco-friendly Promotional Products

Oct 29, 2020

Social responsibility is more than just a fad—it’s an increasingly important requirement for businesses selecting a vendor as well as a value that employees hope to see reflected in their ...

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Products and Tips to Boost Your Work From Home Productivity

Oct 25, 2020

With all the shelter in place and social distancing rules to help flatten the curve of COVID-19, more people are working remotely than ever before. It’s important to make sure your at-home workp...

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Kitting and Fulfillment: What’s Changed for Companies in 2020

Oct 22, 2020

Between shipping delays, out of stock items, overwhelmed delivery services, and decentralized business operations, the COVID-19 pandemic has made distributing meaningful professional gifts more challe...

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Why You Need Promotional Products

Oct 17, 2020

In a world of ever-changing advertisement trends, there is one marketing solution that never grows old – promotional products. Studies show promotional products were ranked as the highest advert...

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Celebrate Your Team with a Company Store

Oct 15, 2020

Gifting credit to a company lets you invest in what your employees want most—and saves you time and money in the process. In the words of writer Annie Dillard, how we spend our days is how we ...

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6 Ways to Get More Done Every Day

Oct 10, 2020

From the moment you get to work in the morning, you’re probably planning all the things you intend to get done. By the time you head home, you may wonder how the day got away from you! We’...

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Sales in the New World: Reaching Potential Clients Virtually

Oct 08, 2020

Strong relationships are good business, and a savvy sales team understands that forming personal connections is critical to converting potential clients into returning customers and to keeping longtim...

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Lanyards: Everything You Need to Know

Oct 03, 2020

When it's time to choose the perfect lanyard for your company or organization, you may not be aware of all the things to consider when purchasing your new supplies. Lanyards come in many different sty...

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What to Give in 2020: Trending Products for an Unusual Year

Oct 01, 2020

2020 has been a year like no other. These trending promotional products are positioned to meet the moment. Stuffed gorillas are a thing of the past. Today’s promotional products are sle...

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Planning for Next Year: What to Do With Your Budget

Oct 01, 2020

With in-person events canceled, promotional products are a great way to make memorable connections with clients. For businesses and independent practitioners, 2020 has been a year of both radical ...

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How Are You Showing Your Appreciation to the Clients who Stuck Around?

Oct 01, 2020

Showing your appreciation for loyal customers is critical. And with work-from-home friendly products and shipping options, it’s also easier than ever. 2020 has been hard on everybody. Busin...

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Switching to Virtual: Making the Most of Events for Attendees and Sponsors

Sep 30, 2020

Virtual events don’t have to be boring. Here are some ideas for engaging your community in a socially-distanced world. 2020 has brought us a new genre of professional gathering: the virtua...

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Case Study: Have a Seat

Sep 26, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic spread, a non-profit healthcare provider needed additional waiting room seating for their clinics and health centers across the state. As a non-profit, they needed an affordab...

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Case Study: 3D is the Key

Sep 18, 2020

A company was looking for unique items to commemorate the celebration of its 45th year in business. They wanted to incorporate a new logo that communicated the anniversary as well as the range of prod...

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Case Study: Don't Run from this Promo!

Sep 11, 2020

Description: Running Belt Fanny Pack Industry: Sports / Fitness What it was purchased for: A nationwide gym chain was looking for an item to give away with the purchase of yearly memberships. Th...

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Lead a Healthier Lifestyle With These 6 Promotional Products

Sep 04, 2020

Eating healthy. Weight management. Working out five times a week. There are many health-related resolutions we set at the beginning of a new year. But, do we follow through with them? Many times, the ...

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Case Study: The Big Picture

Aug 28, 2020

Description: Coupon Photo Folder Industry: Hospitality What it was purchased for: A restaurant was looking for a unique way to deliver custom printed coupons to their guests to attract more repeat b...

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3 Things Every Busy Professional Needs

Aug 21, 2020

If there’s one thing we never have enough of, it’s time. We haven’t quite figured out a way to freeze time yet, but we have found ways to save it. If you’re a busy professional...

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Case Study: A Not-So-Silly Idea

Aug 13, 2020

An insurance company signed up to be the “hydration” sponsor for a fun and colorful 5K run/walk for charity. The race was popular in the community because it was known as a vibrant, fun-fi...

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The Value of Custom Packaging

Aug 06, 2020

When you advertise your business or organization with promotional products, you want those items to be unique, interesting, and memorable. So, shouldn’t that same principle apply to the packagin...

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How to Create Buzz Around a Launch With Promo Products

Jul 30, 2020

So, you’re launching a new product or service? Congratulations – what an exciting time for your business! We understand that your next step is to develop your action plan to make this laun...

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Sustainability & Environmental Responsibility: Why it Matters

Jul 22, 2020

As the reality of our planet’s changing climate is becoming more and more apparent, being committed to sustainability has become a business imperative in the eyes of consumers. According to a 20...

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Case Study: It's Raining Cats and Dogs

Jul 15, 2020

Item: Puppies & Kittens Mini Appointment Calendar Client: Pet Food Manufacturer Purpose: Increase pet food sales through goodwill campaign A pet food manufacturer partnered with a nationwide pet...

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Case Study: Bake in Business

Jul 08, 2020

Description: Set of 4 Measuring Cups Industry: Hospitality / Tourism What it was purchased for: A casino in the Milwaukee area wanted to spice up a "normal giveaway" with a theme. They had come to t...

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School's in Session: 7 Essential Supplies for Students

Jul 01, 2020

Students are back in the classroom and parents are scrambling to purchase all of the necessary supplies on each teacher’s checklist. From three different types of pencils, calculators, and folde...

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8 Essential Office Supplies for Remote Workers

Jun 24, 2020

Since the CDC declared the COVID-19 virus a pandemic on March 11, 2020, various shelter-in-place and social distancing rules have been put into place to help slow the rate of infected peoples in the p...

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Case Study: Fun in the Sun

Jun 16, 2020

Product: Two-Tone Malibu Sunglasses Industry: Sports What it was purchased for: A major sports team was having difficulty keeping attendance up at weeknight games. They came up with the idea of doin...

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7 Ways to Take Advantage of Your Lunch Break

Jun 09, 2020

Taking a lunch break is important. It’s a time when you can step away from your computer and have a little “me” time. Your lunch break should be a time when you can unplug and stop t...

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Case Study: Let the Games Begin!

Jun 02, 2020

Product: Custom Malibu Sunglasses Industry: Automotive/Banking What it was purchased for: A car company wanted to find a product that would promote their brand at a local college BCS Bowl Games. Ho...

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6 Books That Every Business Owner Should Read

May 26, 2020

As business owners, it’s crucial to understand the trends that affect your industry and your company. Each day, you consume an incredible amount of data, statistics, and research. However, it&rs...

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Case Study: A Prom Ticket Keepsake

May 19, 2020

A Prom Ticket Keepsake Organization High School Product Featured Neoprene Bracelet Goal of Promotion Issuing prom tickets Des...

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5 Quick Pick-Me-Ups You Can Send Your Employees at Home Right Now

May 12, 2020

Show your staff some much needed appreciation while they work from home with these inexpensive and mailable products. While many people are getting used to the “new normal” of working fro...

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Case Study: A

May 05, 2020

Organization Tanning Salon Product Featured Polyester Lanyard Goal of Promotion To create new clients for salon Description of Case History A tanning salon wanted a creative way to give out a...

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Case Study: Thank You for Spooning

Apr 28, 2020

Description: 10 Oz. Aztec Spooner Mug Industry: Advertising / Marketing / Publishing What it was purchased for: A major coupon distributor was looking for a thank you to give out to advertisers. ...

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Case Study: College Fair Giveaway

Apr 20, 2020

Description: 4" Mini Plush Buddies Frog with Shirt Industry: Education What it was purchased for: A community college was looking for a giveaway item to have at their booth for the upcoming college ...

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Relax and Unwind With These 10 Promo Products

Apr 13, 2020

Like that classic Beatles song, sometimes it can feel like your working eight days a week. Maybe you’ve had back to back meetings or you’ve had a stressful travel week. Whatever the case, ...

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6 Hot Products for the Grill Master

Apr 06, 2020

Nothing says summertime better than lounging on a pool float, roasting marshmallows under the stars, or feasting on tender barbecue. It’s time to light up the grill, because these smokin&rsqu...

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Drink It In: 6 Drinkware Products to Quench Your Thirst

Mar 29, 2020

What better way to put your money where your mouth is than to add your logo to some stylish drinkware? We have six unique picks to inspire your next drinkware order! Moscow Mule Gift Set Cheers to...

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5 Tips for Boosting Social Media Engagement

Mar 22, 2020

Social media is used for different purposes. News outlets tweet out breaking news, fashion trends are posted on Instagram, and political ads are promoted through Facebook. Social media platforms are a...

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Words Have Power: Why Copywriting Matters for Your Business?

Mar 15, 2020

When you hear the word “copywriting” what do you think of? For many, they think this term relates to legal jargon and intellectual property – that’s not the case at all. Copywr...

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10 Luxurious Products for Your VIP Customers

Mar 08, 2020

Most people crave the feeling of class, power, and status that comes with enjoying luxury products. Those who claim they don’t, just haven't gotten a chance to experience it for free. So, what b...

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Case Study: It Takes a Village

Mar 01, 2020

Objective A village needed an easy way to let residents know when there were issues with their water meters. They wanted a faster method of communication than mailing letters, and something m...

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Your Brand Is Your Business - Market It!

Feb 22, 2020

As a marketing professional, you understand better than anyone the importance of establishing a distinct brand presence for your company. People gravitate to those they identify with and can trust wit...

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How to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Feb 15, 2020

Do you ever find that no matter how hard you're working, you're not getting the results you want? You put in the long hours at the office, you answer every email, you skip lunch, and yet you're still ...

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Why You Should Buy USA-Made

Feb 08, 2020

During times of growing uncertainty in the global markets, customers are becoming more and more interested in purchasing American-made items. Buying American-made is about more than just patriotism &n...

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Case Study: It’s a Date!

Feb 01, 2020

Description: Desk Calendar Industry: Insurance What it was purchased for: A local insurance agent wanted a way to connect with customers, and capture new leads, with a useful promotional item that w...

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Case Study: Save the Date, Save the Day

Jan 25, 2020

Description: Trifold Calendars Industry: Banking What it was purchased for: A local bank wanted a way to thank their new customers with a promotional gift item that would have a high perceived value...

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Top 8 Promotional Products for Real Estate Professionals

Jan 18, 2020

If you work in real estate, you know that your field generates billions of dollars in revenue per year in residential, commercial and industrial sectors. And you could pocket a good amount of that yie...

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A Quick Guide to Promotional Bags

Jan 10, 2020

Whether you’re at a tradeshow, school, office, or even the grocery store, chances are that you’re going to see a promotional bag. Bags are one of the most ubiquitous promotional products &...

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Case Study: Keeping Colds at Bay, One Spritz at a Time

Jan 03, 2020

Keeping Colds at Bay, One Spritz at a Time Organization High School Product Featured Spray Hand Sanitizer Goal of Promotion To promote good health for the winter season Description of Case H...

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9 Promotional Products for Tech Wizards

Dec 27, 2019

Did you know that American consumers own, on average, at least three connected devices? Add your logo to these top tech accessories and your company will become a part of your customers’ daily l...

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Case Study: Raise Your Glass

Dec 20, 2019

The NY Yankees wanted to create special commemorative bottles to celebrate Derek Jeter’s accomplishments at Yankee Stadium. They chose 150 magnum-sized (1.5L) bottles with a special logo and Jet...

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Get Ready for Game Day! 5 Promotional Products for Sports Teams

Dec 13, 2019

Having high-quality equipment and gear is an important part of every team no matter how big or small. When your team walks out onto the field, you want them to stand out from the crowd and show off th...

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6 Retro Products That Are a Blast From the Past

Dec 05, 2019

No matter what decade you think of when you think of “retro products”, you can bet there’s a customizable product perfect for your next event. Using nostalgia to promote your busines...

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5 Easy Ways to Achieve a Positive Outlook

Nov 28, 2019

One of the most powerful things you can do to set yourself up for success is practice the art of positive thinking. It's easy to let the struggles of everyday life control your attitude. But by practi...

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5 Ways to Boost Employee Morale

Nov 21, 2019

When it comes to building a successful company culture, maintaining positive employee attitude is key. Not only are happy employees more productive, but your company is also more likely to attract and...

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16 Ways Color Affects Your Branding and Marketing

Nov 14, 2019

Substantial research shows why color matters in branding and how it plays an important role in how we experience marketing. These 16 facts give you a glimpse into how you can use color to your advanta...

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Case Study: It's in the Bag

Nov 07, 2019

Description Non-Woven Shopper Tote Bag Industry Bookstore What it was purchased for A large Metropolitan Community College Bookstore wanted to feature a reusable shopping bag to the students who ...

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Case Study: What Does Your Phone Stand For?

Oct 30, 2019

Product: Phone Stand Industry: Financial What it was purchased for: A local financial institution needed a giveaway item for current and potential clients. It had to be useful to keep their name in ...

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6 Budget-Friendly Products to Drive High-End Sales

Oct 23, 2019

Are you looking for a marketing campaign that is not only successful but budget-friendly? Good news! You don’t have to break the bank to find promotional products that get the job done and leave...

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6 Things You're Missing out on by Not Using Promotional Products

Oct 16, 2019

Promotional products aren't just for niche industry operations. Whether you are a small organization looking to grow your business, or an established company wanting to reach a new market, a product b...

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5 Fail-Proof Ideas for Your Business Instagram

Oct 09, 2019

What generates over 95 million photos and videos each day, 4.2 billion likes daily and has 700 million active users? You guessed it – Instagram. This photo and video sharing social platform have...

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10 Promo Products for Auto-Lovers

Oct 01, 2019

Grab your keys and prepare for a Bo Duke slide across the hood of your car. It’s time to take a look at 10 promo products for auto-lovers. For this list, we put together a travel-bag of gear wor...

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7 Ways to Instantly Make Your Website More User-Friendly

Sep 24, 2019

With more and more people preferring to conduct business exclusively online, a user-friendly website isn’t just desirable, it’s required if you want to be successful. These seven tips will...

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Top 10 Promotional Products for the Health and Wellness Industry

Sep 17, 2019

Now, more than ever before, people are focused on enriching their lives with healthy habits and wellbeing practices. In fact, the health & wellness industry has seen exponential growths over the past ...

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6 On-the-Go Products for Travelers

Sep 10, 2019

Being prepared isn't just for the Scouts, it's good advice for anyone who lives life on the go! Add your logo to these hospitality and travel themed promotional products and your customers will rem...

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8 Elegant & Engravable Promotional Products

Sep 02, 2019

The promotional products industry has become so successful for one reason: people like free stuff. It’s true! So, how do you know which of the millions of products you want to be associated with...

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8 Promo Products That Will Kick Start Your Goals

Aug 26, 2019

We all want to live healthier, sleep deeper, and work better. These motivational promotional products will help kickstart goals and increase your brand visibility! Exercise Band Let's get physical...

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Case Study: A New Way to Do Cross-Promotions

Aug 19, 2019

Clever Meets Subtle: A New Way to Do Cross-Promotions Organization: Department Store Product Featured: Lanyard with Vinyl Pouch Goal of Promotion: Promoting Store Sales Description of Case His...

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Ain't Nobody Got Time for That: 5 Tips for Working Efficiently

Aug 12, 2019

No one ever got anywhere by doing the bare minimum. Your growth depends on you getting as much done in as little time as possible. The five tips below will help you accomplish as much as possible each...

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Know Your Shades: 4 Types of Iconic Sunglasses

Aug 05, 2019

“The future’s so bright, I gotta wear shades.” - Timbuk 3 Sunglasses have been and always will be one of the most popular promotional products. Why? Because practically everyone wea...

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8 Paw-some Promotional Products for Dogs and Dog Lovers

Jul 29, 2019

Whether you work with animals or want to show that your business is pet-friendly, there are plenty of products that will win over every dog breed! Here are 8 of our favorite pet products. Collapsi...

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Case Study: Wine for the Win

Jul 22, 2019

A local winery at their annual fall festival was looking for a way to boost their sales on take-home bottles of wine. So, they gave away the imprinted Winged Corkscrew to anyone who purchased three bo...

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Your Graphic & Web Design Cheat Sheet

Jul 14, 2019

The world of graphic and web design is complicated and there is a lot of terminology out there to learn. To help you out, we’ve put together a cheat sheet with answers to some of the top graphic...

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5 Men's Wearable Promotional Products for the Office and Beyond

Jul 07, 2019

It’s fun giving out promotional products like fidget spinners and stress balls, but sometimes you need an option for the guy that likes to keep it a bit more professional. These business casu...

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5 Ways to Be Healthier in 2 Minutes or Less

Jun 01, 2019

Most people would agree that improving their health is important to them. But when it comes to making big life changes to accommodate a healthier lifestyle, who has the time? While we may not always b...

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These Are the Tech-Savvy Promotional Products You Are Looking For

May 25, 2019

Technology advances exponentially. By the time you finish reading this article, you might be actually be reading it in some virtual reality café where Elvis is serving you a strawberry daiquiri...

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4 Steps to #Winning Social Media

May 18, 2019

Social media is one of the fastest growing and ever-changing media platforms in existence. What began as an online community for the younger generations, now encompasses billions of people across the ...

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30 Quotes That Will Motivate You to Succeed

May 11, 2019

We all want to succeed in business and in life, but sometimes we could use an extra boost of motivation. Some of the most successful people we have ever known have failed many times before succeeding....

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Case Study: Plastics Make it Possible

May 04, 2019

Description: Oasis Recycled Bottle Pen Industry: Chemicals What it was purchased for: Trade Show Giveaways How it was distributed: A chemical company needed something to give away at a tradeshow. T...

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How to Put Together an Onboarding Kit

Apr 26, 2019

Employee engagement starts the second a new employee walks in the door, so it’s important for companies to make a good impression on their first day! The onboarding process shouldn’t just ...

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Case Study: Custom Wave Table Tent, Black River Brewing Company

Apr 19, 2019

Objective The Black River Brewing Company wanted an eye-catching promotional item to place on tables that would boost their alcohol sales and highlight their weekly specials while encouraging enrollm...

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25 Insane Facts About Promotional Products

Apr 12, 2019

You don’t have to work in the field of promotional products to notice the impact they can have on any organization’s marketing efforts. As the most effective medium of advertising across a...

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8 Promotional Products to Win Game Day

Apr 05, 2019

From Friday night lights, Saturday morning tailgating, to Sunday watch parties, show support for your team with some promotional products for the win! Touchscreen Gloves Add your logo to these tou...

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Case Study: Celebrating Milestones with a Keeper Caddy

Mar 29, 2019

A bank wanted to promote 110 years of serving individuals and businesses in Pennsylvania through an "Open House" celebration at their branches. Among the many products selected to commemorate this mil...

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5 Office Toys That Will Bring Your Brand Joy

Mar 21, 2019

Look around your office and you will probably find that your coworkers’ desktops are riddled with a variety of knick-knacks, toys, puzzles, and stress balls. Office toys are a great way to st...

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Case Study: Promotional Gel Stress Toy for a Health Food Store

Mar 14, 2019

Promotional product: Gel Stress Toy Client: Health Food Store What it was purchased for: The gel stress toy was used as a gift to reward customers for spending over a certain amount. Why it worked:...

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Case Study: Promotional Pencil Sharpener for a Construction Company

Mar 07, 2019

Promotional product: Pencil Sharpener Industry: Construction What it was purchased for: A shipyard in a major city harbor has advocates who go out to local schools to promote shipbuilding. These adv...

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Pommery Champagne - 2007 Holiday Packaging

Aug 03, 2017

The Challenge Create the 2007 Holiday Packaging for Pommery Champagne, enhancing the blue color synonymous with their name. The Solution: Wicked Promotions provided a variety of custom packaging op...

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Marketing Challenge: Estee Lauder’s Clinique On-Line Mother’s Day Promotion

Aug 03, 2017

The Challenge: Estee Lauder’s “Clinique On-Line” Division was looking for a Mother’s Day gift-with-purchase item that would showcase the new Spring Floral Patterns. The item ne...

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Promotional Item Case Study: Heineken Premium Light - POP Concept

Aug 03, 2017

The Challenge: Create a POP concept from a Heineken Premium Light commercial to enhance this year’s field awareness and sampling initiative. The Solution: Wicked Promotions brought the “E...

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Case Study: Online Sweepstakes for Campbell’s Souperstar Hawaii

Aug 03, 2017

The Challenge: For the 3rd consecutive year, Wicked Promotions was asked to source products for children that would enhance the Campbell's’ Souperstar Hawaii on-line sweepstakes. The Solution: ...

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Cook Up a Storm With These 5 Promotional Products

Jun 30, 2019

There are hundreds of cooking gadgets that claim to make people’s lives easier but many of them end up collecting dust in the junk drawer. We’ve found the best and most useful kitchen prod...

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6 Things You're Missing Out on by Not Using Promotional Products

Jun 22, 2019

Promotional products aren’t just for niche industry operations. Whether you are a small organization looking to grow your business, or an established company wanting to reach a new market, a pro...

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Case Study: Guess the Flavor Lip Balm

Jun 15, 2019

Guess the Flavor Lip Balm Organization Health Insurance Organization Product Featured Lip Balm & Lip Balm Sleeve Goal of Promotion Generating positive reinforcement with sales reps De...

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Case Study: Rock out on the Run

Jun 08, 2019

Description: Earbuds With a Wristband Industry: Marathon What it was purchased for: A sponsor was looking for an item or items that runners/walkers could be given at the race that they could use dur...

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