Thursday, July 21, 2016

5 Drinkware Items That Will Help Quench Your Sales Goals

We run out the door in the morning, mug in hand. We send the kids to camp or school, insulated bottles in their backpacks. We sit at our desks, cup by our side. We run on the treadmill, water bottle in the conveniently placed holder. You could say that we take our drinkware for granted.

But we shouldn’t. Drinkware is so much more than just a vessel for a liquid. Drinkware can help you sell your brand, over and over again, if you choose the right product. Here are some reasons why you should consider drinkware for your next promotional product purchase.

Drinkware Is an Exercise Accessory Drinkware promotes hydration, which is an important part of fitness—that’s why every gym has branded water bottles. Any health, lifestyle, exercise, or outdoor adventure business or themed event is perfect for a drinkware giveaway. Internally, businesses can improve employee health and their bottom lines by giving out branded drinkware to employees as part of bigger fitness programs.

People See Their Drinkware More Than Their Families
Well, maybe not, but a favorite drinkware item probably comes in a close second. Whether it’s used in the home, in transit or at the office, the simple fact is that promotional drinkware is everywhere, offering the opportunity to promote your brand in multiple locations and at multiple times throughout the day.

Drinkware Goes Back to School
Students use drinkware. And so do their families, coaches, fans, and teams. Many campuses across the country have opted out of selling bottled water, and have placed new water-bottle-friendly filling stations on their campuses. Make sure they choose to use your drinkware item, and they’ll be showing their team colors every day.

We Waste Billions in Disposable Cups Every Year
North Americans throw away an astonishing average of more than 25 billion paper cups every single year. A person saving a single paper cup a day for 40 years will save 24 trees. Private companies that want to maintain being socially responsible can replace paper cups with reusable promotional drinkware in their office spaces, and they can begin to change the world.

Here are a few of our favorite, unique drinkware items that will help your brand really stand out and get noticed.

 Himalayan Tumbler

20 oz Himalayan Tumbler

This is the absolutely hottest style right now – it’s a generic version of the Yeti tumbler that sells for $30 at retail! Stainless steel outer and inner. Double wall construction for insulation of hot or cold liquids. Spill resistant slide action lid with rubber gasket. Keeps drinks hot or cold up to 6 hours. Due to vacuum insulation technology, capacity is 18 Oz. with lid on. Meets FDA requirements. BPA free. Hand wash recommended. Must be ordered in full carton quantities. Tumbler can be laser engraved, 1 1/2"x2" engraving area. Complies with FDA. 7" H

 Stainless Steel Vacuum Bottle

16 Oz. Stainless Steel Vacuum Bottle

This shape is also popular. Features screw on, spill resistant lid and wide mouth opening. Double wall construction for insulation of hot or cold liquids. Vacuum sealed. Keeps drinks cold up to 24 hours and hot up to 12 hours. BPA free. Meets FDA requirements. Hand wash recommended. Must be ordered in full carton quantities. Complies with FDA. 10" H

 Moscow Mule Mug

16 Oz. Moscow Mule Mug

Style inspired by the popular Moscow Mule cocktail. Stainless steel construction with copper coating. Gift box features a robust history of the cocktail and a recipe card is included. 16 Oz. 3.18" H x 3.6" D

 Fish Bowl Cup with Straw

46 Oz. Fish Bowl Cup With Straw

Just for fun, order this novelty cup. Made Of Shatterproof Food-Grade Plastic. Snap-On Lid. 8" Straw. Top Rack Dishwasher Safe. BPA Free. 100% Recyclable. Made In The USA. 5" H

 Yard Cup with Straw

18 Oz. Yard Cup With Straw

This item is sure to get noticed. Made Of Shatterproof Food-Grade Plastic. Snap-On Lid. 15" Straw. Top Rack Dishwasher Safe. BPA Free. 100% Recyclable. Made In The USA. 11 1/2" H

If you need help with a unique promotional product for an upcoming trade show, travel trip, event, or even an impactful direct mail promotion, give me a call. I'd be happy to brainstorm ideas on how to promote your brand most effectively. You can reach me at 847-398-5500 or

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

5 Football Themed Promotional Products Sure to Help You Win Big this Fall

It's the middle of July, which means that football season is just around the corner. From youth teams to high school, college, and pro teams, the players are getting ready for the fall sports season. This means the fans are getting ready to watch them, cheer for them, and celebrate with them. Your business can be a part of this seasonal American past time when you select one of our football themed promotional products. 

These five football items are sure to enhance the game day experience, while providing positive brand exposure for your company. Be sure to take advantage of this perfect seasonal opportunity to share your company's brand or seasonal marketing message with your fans!

 Football Jar Opener

Football Jar Opener

Perfect for Fundraisers! Quality rubber, huge imprints, attractive packaging and low prices make these football shaped Jar Openers your best value. Featuring - screened imprints for crisp, opaque copy; hundreds of uses; last for years so your brand gets long-term exposure; sealed and protected in individual gift bags with exclusive "Clear-View" window for an enhanced gift experience.

Note: Full color imprint available on all jar openers. See additional charges for details. Lead time may vary on full color jobs.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Summertime Promotional Products to Build Your Brand

Summer is a wonderful time of year, with warm sun, cool breezes, and a concentration on outdoor activities.

Get your name in front of all of these summer fun loving folks with a promotional item that is perfect for the season. Whether heading to the beach, the pool, or the park, these items will provide summer fun all summer long.

French Cut Beach Chair

The French Cut is the ideal folding beach chair. Made with cool, quick drying mesh, this low seat height chair will be a hit on hot sunny days or cool rainy ones alike. Perfect for summer themed promotions such as picnics or concerts and is also great for amphitheaters, & sporting events. Meets height requirements set by most outdoor venues. This chair has a 300 pound capacity and includes matching drawstring carry bag for added convenience.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Round up of Sizzling, Summer Promotional Product Ideas to Promote Your Brand

There are so many opportunities to promote your brand at summer events. Golf tournaments, Farmers' Markets, teen reading programs, summer trade shows, community festivals, and even mid-year incentives for your salespeople to make their goals. To help give you some ideas, we've collected seven of our best summer promotional product idea blog posts, all in one spot, to make it easy for you to find the perfect summer giveaway to promote your company that people love. These items are sure to provide results for you this summer.

 Flip Flop Promotional Items

Kick Off Your Summer Event in Style with Flip Flop Promotional Items

From themed beach towels to key rings to actual footwear, flip flops are fun and festive for the summer season. These seven flip flop promotional items are perfect choices!