Studies conducted by ASI (Advertising Specialty Institute) reveal we wear a lot of baseball caps in America. Promotional caps are owned and worn by many and there are even cap collectors. Why is that? According to ASI, 42% of cap wearers don specialty product caps because they look good — they’re attractive. I have […]
That’s a question I can’t completely answer because the sky is the limit. The short answer is promotional products can be used anywhere you wish to promote your organization, because there are nearly limitless ways to use them. Advertising specialty products can be used for branding, issuing a call to action, or recognition. The long […]
Employee recognition is one of the keys to motivating, retaining, and improving your team, and it doesn’t have to be difficult, time-consuming, or confusing. It’s important because most employees thrive on being recognized. They want to know what they’re doing matters and that how they’re doing it has been noticed. Happy employees are more productive […]
With over half a million promotional products available, there are lots of options that any advertising specialty professional can help you find. Once you get past the normal apparel, party supplies, fundraiser offerings, writing instruments, and office accessories – what’s left? With a little research, you may find there are many fun, funny, and imaginative […]
Gardening is one of my favorite pastimes. I plant more than 40 flower beds and put out 30-40 tomato and hot pepper plants per season. To say I like gardening is an understatement because I’m obsessed. So, when I considered what promotional products would be good to give a gardener, I thought, what would I […]
I’m going to make a … wait for it … “blanket” statement. Blankets make great promotional products for almost any business. I can’t think of a business that wouldn’t benefit from adding promotional blankets to their lineup of advertising specialty giveaways. Here are four reasons blankets rock as SWAG.
Promotional blankets are useful. Especially when […]
The Basecamp growler is an exceptional product, one any organization would be proud to put their name on. It’s a 64-ounce vacuum insulated growler designed to keep cold beverages chilled for 24 hours and hot drinks up to 12 hours. That’s amazing. Double walled with stainless steel, and then finished with a copper lining it […]
Okay, so promotional products for campers and hikers, is there enough interest in hiking and camping for this to be worthwhile? I mean I love to hike, but my wife’s idea of camping is a Holiday Inn Express. So, isn’t camping kind of an old-school thing? Who camps in the 21st century? Well … it […]
The other day I purposely strolled down to TKO Marketing Solutions. I wanted to know what was new and who better to ask than the promotional products team. Missie and Bridget rewarded my effort with a new product they were excited about. It’s a Wi-Fi Smart Plug.
What the Wi-Fi Smart Plug does is enable […]
Promotional apparel is a great way to advertise your business, present a professional image, and involve clients. But, what’s the best way to add your logo to a t-shirt, ballcap, or jacket? And what do you need to know before you begin?
There are two primary ways to add images and words to clothing, Screen print, […]