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Work Hard, Play Harder: 6 Promotional Products to Promote a Healthy Lifestyle

2 days ago

Whether you’re playing a team sport, working out, running a marathon, or going to the game, these promotional products are built to fit any active lifestyle! Add your logo to any of these pro...

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Why You Should Be Having More Fun at Work

Sep 07

In the past, the words “work” and “fun” were two very different concepts that could never be caught in the same sentence. The old school rationale taught us that if you are enj...

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The Secrets to Attracting Ideal Customers

Aug 31

You put together the business plan, signed the lease, designed an informative website and…*crickets*. It can be pretty discouraging when you put in the effort, but you’re not attracting...

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Graphic Design Terms Everyone Should Know

Aug 24

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: A Cheese-y Promotion

Aug 17

Objective: A restaurant was looking for a unique way to deliver custom printed coupons to their guests to attract more repeat business. Product: Coupon Gatefold Photo Folder Personalization: Rest...

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25 Insane Facts About Promotional Products

Aug 09

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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Leading the Workplace: How to Develop Your Leadership Skills

Aug 02

Do you want to lead? Or, are you already in a management or supervisory role and want to be the best leader you can be? Then we’ve got good news for you. No matter what your current position is ...

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Case Study: Zip It Up

Jul 26

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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Case Study: Time for a Rebrand

Jul 18

Objective: A university had just completed a major rebrand complete with a new logo and wanted to make sure they had all the necessary branded items for functions throughout the year. They had previou...

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Case Study: Plastics Make it Possible

Jul 11

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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Top 10 Promotional Product Ideas for the Construction Industry

Jul 03

Whether you’re working in the construction industry, cater to outdoor enthusiasts, or simply want to lead a company-wide safety session, having an array of timely, yet practical promotional prod...

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6 Books That Every Business Owner Should Read

Jun 26

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

Jun 19

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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Case Study: Wine for the Win

Jun 12

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 Product Decorating Questions Answered

Jun 05

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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Case Study: Guess the Flavor Lip Balm

May 29

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: A Flavorful Promotion

May 22

A Flavorful Promotion Boosts This Credit Union’s Popularity Organization: Credit Union Product Featured: Lip Balm Goal of Promotion: Generate New Loans Description of Case History: Thi...

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7 Sources to Boost Your Creativity

May 14

Feeling stumped? Uninspired? Fresh out of ideas? Thanks to the wonderful gift that is the World Wide Web, creative inspiration is just a few clicks away. These are some of our favorite sources to get ...

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6 Tips on Professionally Reaching New Heights in 2020

May 07

Can you believe 2020 is here? We can’t either! With the new decade beginning, it’s important to take baby steps that will eventually help you reach your professional goals this year. Wheth...

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The History of Promotional Products

Apr 30

If you've ever been to a music festival or convention and walked away with a bag full of freebies, then you know that promotional products work! But did you know that those quirky logoed products have...

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Case Study: Financial Industry

Apr 23

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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Promo Products for Realtors

Apr 01

Real estate promotional products are a memorable way to stay top of mind with your clients by promoting your brand, while also giving something back to your clients. Whether it’s part of a direc...

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5 Promo Products for the Perfect Spring Clean

Mar 23

Did you know that the concept of “spring cleaning” has cultural significance? Many cultures and religions have cleansing rituals that fall in the late winter/early spring, and the practice...

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Promote Staying Healthy: NEW DEALS

Mar 04

Hand sanitizers can help keep you safe and reduce the spread of germs if soap and water aren't available. Get your brand out into the world and keep a clean reputation with personalized hand sanitize...

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Stampede 2021?

Feb 10

Country isn’t just a type of music genre, it’s become an entire culture in the West and around the world-- including right here in our hometown, Calgary! The first cowboys to work on the C...

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C'est Vegan!

Feb 04

The owner of Embroidery Classics has been working on a new business- C'est Vegan! C'est Vegan began with a genuine love of cooking. When Marlene's family went vegan in 2013, she became enthralled wit...

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This to THAT: Crests

Feb 01

One of our clients came in to our shop wanting crests made for his company. At the time, he wasn't able to send us a photo of his logo but he did have his business card. He left it behind with us and ...

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Headwear: Caps vs. Beanies

Jan 13

Promotional hats are a great way to promote your business, event, and organization. When selecting the perfect cap or beanie for your promotional hat needs cost, quality and production time are always...

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Holiday Hours

Dec 17, 2020

(OUR SHOP IS CLOSED: December 23-January 4) Thank you to all of our customers for your business this year. We greatly appreciate your support for our small business and helping keep our doors open! ...

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Reusable vs. Disposable Items

Dec 15, 2020

Disposable products are a common part of everyday life for most folks – think single-use items like plastic cutlery, paper plates, shopping bags from the grocery store, napkins, the coffee cup f...

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Branded Products with a Purpose

Nov 30, 2020

A high-end resort selected the Atlantis Mesh Beach Tote as an incentive gift for the visitors who attended their timeshare presentations. The resort filled the tote with sunscreen, lip balm, a towel...

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Corporate Gifting

Nov 17, 2020

Business gifting shouldn't just be limited to your customers and clients. Gifting to employees shows that you value their hard work, helps boost morale and improves the workplace. Plus, it's been show...

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The Power of Promo

Nov 10, 2020

Getting free items can feel like winning the lottery. Whether it’s a free sample at the grocery store or a free trial of your favorite streaming service, it is always exciting to get something f...

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Let’s Talk Logos

Oct 25, 2020

A logo is often a company’s first impression and it can impact a customer’s perception, purchase decisions and overall attitude toward your company. A logo is a symbol or graphic element t...

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Promotional Holiday Gifts

Oct 21, 2020

Everyone talks about Christmas in July, but we like to talk about it right after Thanksgiving. For the promotional products industry, it’s about to get real busy. Classic jingles are already pla...

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Branded Gift Ideas For Employees

Oct 10, 2020

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 branded with their logo. This ...

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Secrets of Embroidery: The Design

Oct 06, 2020

We can convert almost anything into an embroidery file! Whether it is a quick doodle on a paper napkin, a loved one's signature, your kid's drawing or even a tattoo. The essence of a good quality emb...

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Autumn Fleece

Oct 01, 2020

This Fall is bringing with it a cozy cold-weather trend that your dad would totally approve of. And yes, that's a good thing, at least when it comes to this retro outerwear push. That's right, we're t...

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Fall Colour Trends

Sep 22, 2020

As the leaves begin to change, so does our apparel! Pantone’s Fall/Winter 2020/2021 colour palette was selected based on consumers’ desire for longevity and versatility. Consumers wan...

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5 Ways to Be Healthier: Time Friendly

Sep 19, 2020

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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