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We’ve all seen the “Made in the USA” tag on some of our favorite items. This year, using domestic supplies is going to be one of the best things you can do for your company and clients. Thankfully, the small business boom and the appreciation for locally made artisan items is still in full swing. Using products that are made in the USA shows your client base that you care….
The last year and a half has shown us that remote workers and work from home employees still want and need to feel connected and valued. Remote workers learned to balance their every day duties with the needs of their families and loved ones all while managing to keep their job-related tasks under control. How can you thank your remote workers? How can you capitalize on the potential for virtual…
So many businesses are working to rebuild their customer base this year. These 2021 Promo Trends After a long struggle of learning to adapt to a digital environment, now is a great time to start bringing folks back in the door. Make sure your promotional products stand out! These three 2021 trends are a must-have for any small business. Branded Paper Soap We all washed our hands a lot more…
Magnets are one of the most popular promotional products out there. Magnets are cost effective and easy to customize. Did you know that according to a survey done at Purdue University, a person opens a refrigerator 20 times a day? Incredible–for a few reasons: 1) We do a lot of snacking and eating, and 2) People can be viewing your business’s logo and contact information that many times in 24…
Eco-friendly and sustainable businesses practices are not buzzwords. Business owners must be aware of their carbon footprint and their impact on the environment. It can feel overwhelming to revamp your business practices, but this handy guide will get you started on the right path! Did you know that 62% of executives consider a sustainability strategy necessary to be competitive today, and another 22% think it will be in the future?…
Writing instruments are some of the most popular promotional products for many reasons. Placing your brand’s information on a pen or pencil guarantees more impressions and visibility. Writing instruments can be more than just pens though! If you’re worried about your pens and pencils getting stashed in a desk drawer step outside the pencil box and try these ideas on for size. Highlighters Highlights are excellent items for students and…
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a tragic and drastic effect on our country, our way of life, and our loved ones and friends on multiple levels. Think about your circle. Have you checked in on your friends who are business owners? You might want to pick up the phone or send a friendly text! A Facebook report just published this month explains, “In the United States, 22 percent of small…
The market has certainly changed for designers and decorators, but that doesn’t mean you’ll be left behind. All industries this year have taken on new challenges and dealt with unanswered questions. When will this end? When can we get back to normal? How does the pandemic affect our customers? In short, retail sales have dropped 16.4% as of last April. Stores were closed and e-commerce gained a new foothold in…
The first quarter of 2021 is coming to a close which means many folks are heading back into the office. Employees of all ages and careers are having a myriad of emotions about returning back to work. Some folks are more than ready; some are reserved. However you’re feeling is 100% fine! Easing the transition back to the office can be made much smoother with some heartfelt, useful welcome-back gifts….
Customers and clients are looking for niche-friendly methods to go greener! Technology allows promotional product companies to calculate their impact on the environment and encourage folks to hold on to their items just a bit longer. Sustainability is not just another buzzword! Customers want to know how your brand feels about going green and using ethical sourcing and materials. Consider this: most people only wear an article of clothing 3-4…
With picnics, beach parties, and other summer functions, we often forget about protecting our eyes! Before you apply your sunblock and get ready to hit the surf, think about all of the creative options your business has when it comes to using sunglasses as a promotional item. With a variety of shapes, styles, and colors, the choices are truly endless. Not to mention, this accessory is great for kids and…
Spring into a New Season On the East Coast we’re sick and tired of the snow. Cold weather, gray skies, and blustery days are getting old. We’re ready to begin sunny weather. With that being said, we’ve completed a seasonal product round-up to bring some color into your business. ‘Tis the season for getting outside! Stay hydrated with our hands free wrist water bottle. Water bottles are innovative and fun….