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Top 10 Promo Products for Financial Professionals

27 hours ago

Whether you're a big bank, a small credit union, or a lender, these promo products are sure to be crowd-pleasers whether you're passing them out to new customers, long-time customers, or your emplo...

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Case Study: Bake in Business

Jun 16

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 t...

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Case Study: You Can Count on Us

Jun 09

The marketing department for a regional credit union was considering a custom writing instrument from overseas as part of a re-branding campaign. However, supply chain disruptions due to Coronavi...

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Puptastic Promo!

Jun 01

Puptastic Promo! Looking for some puptastic promo? Put two paws up for you have found it! This promo is sure to please, and definitely deserves a treat! Frisbee Pet Bandana Pooch P...

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6 Snap-Worthy Products for Every Photographer

May 25

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 o...

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Case Study: Snack Pack It!

May 18

Vertical Market: Hospitality Product Use: Gift with Enrollment Promotion: An ocean excursion company chose the Igloo® Marine Backpack Cooler as a gift with enrollment for customers participat...

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Case Study: Charity Fundraiser

May 11

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 ...

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Giving Back: The Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility

May 03

Whether you’re putting together a fundraiser, donating food to a local shelter, or volunteering at a soup kitchen, supporting causes you care about makes you feel good and makes the world a b...

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Bursting with Vibrance!

Apr 26

Regarding promotional merchandise, nothing grabs attention quite like vibrant colors. Colorful apparel items make a bold fashion statement and serve as powerful marketing tools for your brand. Whet...

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Fresh Ideas to Inspire Your Next Campaign!

Apr 19

Looking for something fresh and new for your next promotional product campaign? Want to receive all the buzz for memorable items? Look no further; here are a few fresh ideas to spice up your promo ...

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6 Promo Products That Scream Fun in the Sun!

Apr 12

Warmer months are upon us, and you know what that means: it's time to hit the water and have some fun in the sun! Make sure your customers are prepared for all that spring and summer have to offer ...

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8 Elegant & Engravable Promotional Products

Apr 04

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 w...

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8 Promotional Product Ideas for Students of All Ages

Mar 28

Whether it's a Big 12 university or an elementary school, people love to show off their school spirit! So, we chose eight promotional products that are perfect for both students and teachers of all...

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6 Promotional Products That Put Safety First

Mar 21

Whether it’s on a construction site, warehouse, or a laboratory, it’s always important to help your workers stay safe. Encourage your employees to make safe choices all year long with t...

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5 Apps to Take the Grunt Work out of Spring Cleaning

Mar 14

Spring is here and that means it’s time for spring cleaning. Now is when you should be purging all the junk that has accumulated over the winter, and organize your life so you can have a rela...

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7 Brilliant Bamboo Promotional Products

Mar 06

You don't have to be a panda to love bamboo! This popular, eco-friendly renewable resource grows super-fast and is known to be one of the most adaptable materials on the planet. Bamboo is incredibl...

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6 Fun Products for Keeping Kids Occupied at Home

Feb 28

Since the coronavirus outbreak has forced many schools and daycares to close, millions of children are experiencing a major disruption in their daily lives. Parents working from home may be struggl...

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5 Environmentally-Friendly Promotional Products

Feb 21

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 product...

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5 Promotional Products for Firemen and Fire Departments

Feb 13

Firemen deserve a special kind of admiration. They spend their careers rushing into buildings while others are rushing out. Many departments require aid from the community, and that’s wher...

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Mask Mania!

Feb 05

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 ...

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10 Must-Have Tech Products and Accessories

Jan 29

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 wea...

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

Jan 22

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...

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Everything You Need to Know About Flash Drives

Jan 15

In today’s digital age, where everything is stored in the cloud, you may think that flash drives have gone the way of the floppy disc. But we’re here to tell you that these handy little...

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2 Cool 4 School Promo

Jan 07

Much to many students’ dismay, back-to-school time is practically here! School promos are one of the top-selling promotional products, and we’ve searched high and low to find you the be...

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Get Techy With These 10 Tech Promo Products!

Dec 31, 2023

When you're looking for a promo product, you're probably going to be looking for something that your customers and team members can use daily - enter the tech promo product! These products are perf...

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12 Perfect Pediatric Products for Babies

Dec 23, 2023

Oh, babies! What a joy to welcome. Bringing a new baby into the world is so exciting (but also stressful and frequently sleepless). New parents know that there’s a lot to procure and prepare ...

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Case Study: Health & Wellness Spas

Dec 16, 2023

Products Javalina Jewel® Pen Industry Health & Wellness Spas Application Future Visits A day spa wanted to ensure that its guests always received the royal treatment. To encourag...

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Case Study: Resort Incentive Yields Oceans of Opportunity

Dec 09, 2023

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 guest...

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7 Promotional Products for Law Firms

Dec 01, 2023

If you're in the law business, you know that brand recognition is everything. In fact, repeat clients and referrals are some of the top avenues through which law firms gain business. If you're look...

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6 Promo Products to FALL For!

Nov 24, 2023

It's time for fall, which means it's time to get cozy as the cooler weather hits and the days grow shorter. These 6 promo products are just the thing to keep your team and clients nice and snuggly....

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Case Study: Stick to the Schedule

Nov 16, 2023

Industry: Hospitality Personalization: A small sandwich shop wanted to increase their business during lunch hour. Their target market was people who worked near their restaurant. Method of Distri...

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Case Study: A StuPENdous Promotion

Nov 09, 2023

Description: Dart Pen Industry: Technology What it was purchased for: A data storage company wanted an item they could put on their company store website in which branches or divisions could purc...

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5 Simple Tips to Organize and Run Effective Meetings

Nov 02, 2023

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...

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Mindfulness and the Workplace

Oct 25, 2023

“Mindfulness” has become an increasingly popular buzzword over the past year, with workers suffering from pandemic-related burnout and record high stress levels. But what does it really...

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Case Study: Make a Spectacle

Oct 18, 2023

Description: Rubberized Sunglasses Industry: Broadcast Media / Telecommunication What it was purchased for: A vampire-based television show hosted blood drives at outdoor events. These were given...

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6 Promo Products for the Great Outdoors

Oct 10, 2023

A little branding goes a long way with these promo products perfect for the great outdoors! By adding your logo to these six sturdy items, your brand can be seen on hiking trails, huddled around a ...

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Case Study: Computer Repair At Your Fuzzy Fingertips

Oct 03, 2023

A computer repair store attended a local home show and wanted something useful but unique to attract attendees to their booth. They also wanted something that would keep their name top of mind when...

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Case Study: Beach Balls? Bingo!

Sep 25, 2023

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 i...

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Case Study: You've Got the Power

Sep 18, 2023

A gym wanted to promote their additional personal training services. The client gave the Compact Aluminum Power Bank 4000 mAh away to new clients who booked an initial consultation with a trainer. ...

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Case Study: Wave Hello to Recognition

Sep 11, 2023

Item: JAFFA® Wave Award Purpose: Welcome gift for incentive winners Audience: Software company sales representatives A software company held a sales incentive contest for reps to win a tr...

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10 Tweetable Quotes for Motivation

Sep 03, 2023

People love quotes. That’s probably why 30% of retweets on Twitter are quote-related. You can tap into that trend by posting engaging and entertaining quotes on your company’s account. ...

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How to Protect Your Business From Hackers

Aug 27, 2023

Business owners have a lot to lose in the event of an unfortunate data breach. From intellectual property to customer lists to bank account numbers, hackers have their eyes set on the most invaluab...

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

Aug 20, 2023

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 Cas...

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Perk Up Your Pet! 5 Promo Products Your Pets Will Beg For

Aug 12, 2023

Our pets are our family, and they deserve the best of the best when it comes to promotional products - just like humans do. So we've picked six perfect products for your customers' fluffy companion...

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8 Paw-some Promotional Products for Dogs and Dog Lovers

Aug 05, 2023

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. Colla...

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Case Study: Rock out on the Run

Jul 28, 2023

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 ...

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Case Study: Snap a Pic!

Jul 21, 2023

Objective: A large photography studio wanted a better welcome kit for their wedding clients than just a few loose flyers. Product: Mini Horizontal Pocket Folder Personalization: The photography s...

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Case Study: Shine Bright

Jul 14, 2023

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 duri...

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Tried and True: Classic Promotional Products

Jul 06, 2023

There are some things out there that are just undisputed classics – and when you think of a classic, what goes to your mind? Maybe it’s a classic car like a 1950s era Cadillac, or perha...

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Return of the Events: 6 Products for Concerts and More

Jun 29, 2023

Live music is back! Venues are opening their doors, and artists are announcing tour dates again. After more than a year of few to no events for most places, bands, club promoters, venue owners, and...

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6 Paw-some Promos for Pets and Vets

Jun 22, 2023

For vets, groomers, doggie daycares, and more, pet care is more than a hobby – it’s a lifestyle. While puppies don’t have any purchasing power, promoting your pet-centric busin...

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5 Invaluable Marketing Books to Help Grow Your Brand

Jun 14, 2023

In the world of business, marketing trends are always evolving and it's easy to be overwhelmed. Sometimes you take one step forward only to be knocked two steps back. Luckily, there are endless res...

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5 Promotional Products That Will Have Your Clients Dreaming

Jun 07, 2023

There are a lot of branding opportunities that go unnoticed in a world of t-shirts and coffee mugs. In fact, there’s an entire industry that spends every waking hour thinking of ways to help ...

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How to Put Together an Onboarding Kit

May 31, 2023

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 ju...

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8 Items for Restaurant Promos that Sizzle

May 23, 2023

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 ...

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Weather-Proof Promo!

May 16, 2023

The weather outside is frightful, but the (weather-proof promotional products) are sooo delightful! No matter your climate or weather patterns, I’ve found some excellent promotional items tha...

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Make Bath Time Into Spa Time!

May 09, 2023

Sometimes all we need is a nice bath to relax and rejuvenate from a long day. Make any bath time into spa time with these spa-quality promo products! Spa Time Set This keepsake spa tray is f...

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5 Promotional Products for School That Are 2 Cool 2-B 4-Got-N

May 01, 2023

Each school year, millions of students hit the books, shoot some hoops, and work hard to bring home that golden 4.0 GPA. Sometimes, the best way to promote your brand is by supporting the students ...

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How to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Apr 24, 2023

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 sti...

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8 Corporate Gifts for Your Employees

Apr 17, 2023

The employees are the backbone of every company. And when your employees have been working hard all year to bring in tremendous results, nothing conveys your appreciation more than a corporate gift...

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Case Study: Do the Wave

Apr 10, 2023

Market: School Objective: A school’s athletic program was struggling to pay for recurring expenses. Game attendance had dropped over the previous year, and alumni attendance was weak. The...

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

Apr 02, 2023

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 pro...

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6 Hot Sauces Sure to Blow Your Socks Off

Mar 26, 2023

Finding a new, good hot sauce nowadays is almost like when Indiana Jones triumphantly grabs the idol at the beginning of Raiders of the Lost Ark. It may have taken you traversing through the aisles...

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4 Fantastic Promos for Senior Citizens

Mar 19, 2023

Did you know that by 2060, there will be an estimated 98 million people in the United States who are 65 or older? With the generational divide between Millennials and Gen Zers taking up a lot of co...

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Case Study: It Takes a Village

Mar 12, 2023

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 more...

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The Best Promotional Products for Sports Fanatics

Mar 05, 2023

With football season right around the corner, people are gearing up to support their favorite teams. Whether they’re grilling hot dogs at a tailgate or cheering in the stands, fans love wear...

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What Makes Gen Z Tick?

Feb 25, 2023

It’s 2020, and Generation Z is growing up. The generation includes people born between 1995 and the 2010s, putting the group’s eldest squarely in their mid-twenties. Chances are that yo...

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4 Awesome Mindfulness Apps to Help You Be Your Best Self

Feb 18, 2023

Mindfulness. That's been a big buzzword recently. It means being mindful to take care of yourself, both physically and mentally – especially mentally. Recently, and especially with the...

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5 Promo Products for the Stay-at-Home Worker

Feb 11, 2023

Working from home has become the norm these days. It’s also becoming increasingly difficult to separate our professional lives from our personal lives. From trying to make deadlines, cooking ...

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How Promo Products Can Make a Lasting Impression

Feb 04, 2023

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 ...

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Graphic Design Terms Everyone Should Know

Jan 28, 2023

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 ...

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Reel Them in With These 5 Cinematic Promo Products

Jan 21, 2023

Box office hits took a backseat this year as more people browsed through Netflix’s new releases instead of venturing out to movie theaters. However, as many movie theaters reopen to the publ...

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Case Study: Brighten Their Day

Jan 14, 2023

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 ...

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4 Ways to Improve Communication

Jan 07, 2023

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...

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6 Promotional Products for Music Lovers

Dec 30, 2022

These promotional products will be music to your ears! There are all kinds of music lovers out there, from fans of rock to jazz and everything in between, that would love to get any of these music-...

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Case Study: Have a Seat

Dec 23, 2022

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 affor...

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Tasty Products to Satisfy a Sweet Tooth

Dec 15, 2022

If you’re looking for a crowd-pleaser of a promotion, consider candy! Few people can resist the delicious charms of a tasty treat, and giving someone a sweet gift is a great way to have them ...

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Case Study: Employee Appreciation Gift

Dec 08, 2022

A company with many sales representatives needed an item for their top sales performers. Since their sales staff has both men and women, they needed an item that could be used by either gender. The...

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6 On-the-Go Products for Travelers

Nov 30, 2022

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 ...

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Case Study: Pull Up a Chair and Stay Awhile

Nov 22, 2022

Description: Foldable Chair Industry: Education/Sports What it was purchased for: A high school wanted to purchase an item they could resell to the parents in the spirit shop for fundraising doll...

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Case Study: Welcome New Hires!

Nov 15, 2022

Objective A small business owner wanted an easy way to present important paperwork to new employees to help them stay organized in their first few months with the company. They wanted to instill p...

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How to Make Rush Orders Less Stressful

Nov 08, 2022

Whether you just found out you need products for an event soon, or someone forgot to place an order, sometimes rush orders just happen. And that’s okay! Getting your order in last minute does...

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Case Study: Take a Map!

Oct 31, 2022

Objective: A university wanted a practical handout to give to prospective students, alumni, and other campus visitors. The handout was intended for first-time visitors and those who hadn't been o...

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Case Study: A Prom Ticket Keepsake

Oct 23, 2022

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

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Check Up On Your Hospital Essentials: 6 Promo Products For Hospitals

Oct 16, 2022

Hospitals are an essential part of our communities! From providing emergency services to someone who isn't feeling well or injured to providing services such as nutrition education, researching ill...

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Big-Top Promo Products!

Oct 09, 2022

Come one, come all to the best party in town, the circus! Step on up to find neat promo products that are sure to wow a crowd! Toy Elephant At a Big-Top Circus, you are sure to see some amaz...

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16 Ways Color Affects Your Branding and Marketing

Oct 02, 2022

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 adva...

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Wooing Discerning Celebs with the CARSON Double Wall Bolero Tumbler

Sep 24, 2022

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 li...

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Case Study: Wave Hello to Promotions

Sep 17, 2022

Description: Custom Wave Cap Industry: Automotive What it was purchased for: The client was looking for a signature cap that would be unique, high-quality, and something that the recipient wo...

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

Sep 10, 2022

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 ...

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8 Fall Promo Products

Sep 02, 2022

As the weather cools down, we’re having dreams of color changing leaves and all the fall themed events and promotions to come. From Halloween parties to homecoming football games, there are ...

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How to Juggle Work and Life Balance Like a Boss

Aug 26, 2022

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, ...

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Cheers! Let’s Sell More Beer!

Aug 18, 2022

Description: Custom Wave Table Tent Industry: Hospitality What it was purchased for: A local brewery wanted an eye-catching promotional item to place on tables that would boost their alcohol sale...

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7 Promotional Products for When You’re Feeling Lucky

Aug 10, 2022

Whether you’re a casino looking for new ways to entice players to visit or you’re putting together a casino themed event, there are plenty of promotional products for you! Add your logo...

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Case Study: Roaming Free with the YUMA Clear Freedom Bottle

Aug 03, 2022

What do outdoor gear brands like Marmot® and Teva® have in common? Their target customers, high-value brand partners, and pretty much all of their employees are thirsty for adventure in t...

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5 Toys for the Kid at Heart

Jul 27, 2022

There's something special about receiving a toy that brings out the kid in all of us - whether you're 5 or 55! Adding a little childhood fun to your client's day will surely help them remember your...

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Words Have Power: Why Copywriting Matters for Your Business?

Jul 19, 2022

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. Cop...

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What Millennials Want (And How to Work With Them)

Jul 12, 2022

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...

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Top 8 Promotional Products for Real Estate Professionals

Jul 04, 2022

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 ...

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6 Things You Need on Your Desk

Jun 27, 2022

Most of us spend as much time at our desks as we do in our homes. If that’s the case, we should all put some time and effort into making sure our workspace is as happy and motivating as possi...

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Customer Experience + Branding: The Relationship Goals of Marketing

Jun 20, 2022

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 di...

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6 Promotional Products That Put the “Fun” in Fundraiser

Jun 13, 2022

Promotional products can help your fundraising event get donors in the giving spirit and maximize the amount of money you raise for charity. These 6 products for fundraisers show off your charitabl...

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What's the Tea? Promo Products for Tea Lovers

Jun 05, 2022

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 d...

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9 Promotional Products for Tech Wizards

May 29, 2022

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’ dail...

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Case Study: Jot It Down

May 22, 2022

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...

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Case Study: Paw-se and Appreciate the Little Things

May 14, 2022

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: W...

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9 Promotional Products for the Oil & Gas Industry

May 07, 2022

The world runs on natural resources, but it's not like all that power comes from thin air! Oil, gas, and energy companies help harness and deliver the resources that power all our homes, offices, r...

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

Apr 29, 2022

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 spre...

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Case Study: Piece of Cake

Apr 22, 2022

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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Case Study: Inking Impressions

Apr 14, 2022

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 ...

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Case Study: The Weather is Snow Joke

Apr 07, 2022

Description: Keep Warm Buddy Set Industry: Education What it was purchased for: A local school was looking for a fundraiser item to help older kids raise money for an overnight camping trip. ...

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8 Promo Products That Will Have You Ready For Spring

Mar 30, 2022

Here comes the sun! With spring in full swing, it’s time to shake off the cold and embrace these colorful products that will be sure to brighten your day. Garden Kit Test your green thumb...

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Get in Gear With These Automotive Promo Products

Mar 23, 2022

Branding these car-accessory promotional products for a campaign will drive more customers to your business! In the U.S., the average daily work commute is 26 minutes and Americans spend around 38 ...

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Case Study: Work it Out!

Mar 15, 2022

A nationwide insurance company shifted their employees out of their field offices to at-home workspaces due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Their HR team was tasked with providing a team appreciation ...

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Your Graphic & Web Design Cheat Sheet

Mar 08, 2022

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 grap...

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Case Study: Yes, We Can!

Feb 28, 2022

Description: Kan-Tastic Industry: Food & Beverage What it was purchased for: Fast-food chain giveaway for college football night. How it was distributed: The vendor handed the Kan-Tastic out a...

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5 Military Themed Promotional Products

Feb 21, 2022

We’ve got camouflage. We’ve got utility. We’ve got plenty of “olive drab” to go around. If you are looking for products that appeal to military personnel and their fam...

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Case Study: I've Got You Covered

Feb 14, 2022

Description: Chenille Blanket Industry: Health Care / Pharmaceutical What it was purchased for: A local hospital needed blankets to hand out to children who were currently patients that they coul...

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6 Ways to Get More Done Every Day

Feb 07, 2022

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&rsq...

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8 Essential Office Supplies for Remote Workers

Jan 31, 2022

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 th...

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Give Your School Clubs a Boost With These Promotional Products

Jan 23, 2022

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 he...

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You Can Bank on These 7 Promotional Products

Jan 15, 2022

Finance-themed promotional products are a great marketing investment and help increase brand awareness and customer loyalty. These seven products can be used as financial seminar gifts, banking giv...

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Get Planning! Calendars and Planners for 2022

Jan 08, 2022

2021 is coming to an end, and you know what that means – time to update your calendars and planners for the new year! Now is a great time to get organized and set up to make 2022 your best ye...

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6 High-Tech Promotional Products

Jan 01, 2022

It seems like there are new cutting-edge gadgets coming to market every day. It’s getting hard to keep up with what is really going to make your life easier and what’s just hype. We&rs...

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Case Study: Do a Double Take

Dec 24, 2021

Objective: A general contracting company was looking for a fun way to provide "before and after" photos to their clients after a remodeling project was complete. Product: Double-Sided Portrait F...

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How to Manage the Workload of a Leader

Dec 17, 2021

We all have a superstar in the office. They’re the ones who get all their work done before the deadline, befriend everyone in the office, manage an entire team, and still make it to the gym e...

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Case Study: Too Hot to Jot

Dec 10, 2021

Objective: Department managers wanted their new employees to have an easy way to take notes during the onboarding process. They wanted to incorporate company branding to keep their image consiste...

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6 Products to Grow Your Business!

Dec 02, 2021

People love plants! They live in our offices and our homes and whether you have a large flourishing garden or fake plants because you can't even keep a cactus alive, there's a plant-themed promo fo...

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The Best Calgary: Best Embroidery Service

Nov 19, 2021

Best Embroidery Service in Calgary #1 Embroidery Classics & Promotions Best For: On-Time and Professional Service Services: Digitising, Appliqués, Crest & Name Bars, Heat Transfers Need c...

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5 Corporate Gifts Your Clients Will Love

Nov 18, 2021

Corporate gifts are a great way to thank your clients for keeping you in business. When done right, they can also function as employee rewards/incentives. Here are a few of our favorite promotional...

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6 Stuffed Animals to Cuddle Your Way to Happiness

Nov 11, 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 ni...

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Case Study: Sharper Students

Nov 04, 2021

Description: 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 advocate...

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Case Study: Back in Business

Oct 28, 2021

A behavioral health practice was preparing to reopen when shelter-in-place orders were lifted. However, they needed a way to communicate the enhanced safety protocols they put in place to patients ...

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Your Brand Is Your Business - Market It!

Oct 20, 2021

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 ...

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Case Study: Shop 'til You Drop

Oct 13, 2021

A shopping mall was holding a late-winter promotion to increase traffic during typically slower months. Visitors to the complex received a "passport" to take to different stores within the mall for...

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Branding 101: What Makes a Brand Powerful

Oct 06, 2021

A powerful brand is more than just a great logo and a mission statement (although those certainly lay the groundwork for any brand.) We live in a time where competition rises up on every corner, an...

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Case Study: Good Deeds for Kids in Need

Sep 29, 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 fundraisi...

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7 Promotional Products For Those On the Go

Sep 22, 2021

According to a 2016 AAA Foundation report, American drivers spend an average of more than 17,600 minutes behind the wheel each year. Now, imagine that someone is looking at products with your logo ...

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

Sep 15, 2021

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 ...

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Why You Should Be Having More Fun at Work

Sep 07, 2021

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 ...

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The Secrets to Attracting Ideal Customers

Aug 31, 2021

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 attract...

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Graphic Design Terms Everyone Should Know

Aug 24, 2021

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 yo...

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Case Study: A Cheese-y Promotion

Aug 17, 2021

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: R...

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25 Insane Facts About Promotional Products

Aug 09, 2021

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 acros...

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Leading the Workplace: How to Develop Your Leadership Skills

Aug 02, 2021

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 ...

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Case Study: Zip It Up

Jul 26, 2021

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 ...

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Case Study: Time for a Rebrand

Jul 18, 2021

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 prev...

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Case Study: Plastics Make it Possible

Jul 11, 2021

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...

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Top 10 Promotional Product Ideas for the Construction Industry

Jul 03, 2021

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 p...

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6 Books That Every Business Owner Should Read

Jun 26, 2021

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...

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

Jun 19, 2021

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 e...

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Case Study: Wine for the Win

Jun 12, 2021

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...

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Your Product Decorating Questions Answered

Jun 05, 2021

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 t...

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Case Study: Guess the Flavor Lip Balm

May 29, 2021

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 ...

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Case Study: A Flavorful Promotion

May 22, 2021

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: ...

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7 Sources to Boost Your Creativity

May 14, 2021

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 g...

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6 Tips on Professionally Reaching New Heights in 2020

May 07, 2021

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. Wh...

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The History of Promotional Products

Apr 30, 2021

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 h...

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Case Study: Financial Industry

Apr 23, 2021

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 mailin...

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Promo Products for Realtors

Apr 01, 2021

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 di...

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5 Promo Products for the Perfect Spring Clean

Mar 23, 2021

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 pract...

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Promote Staying Healthy: NEW DEALS

Mar 04, 2021

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 sanit...

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Stampede 2021?

Feb 10, 2021

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 th...

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C'est Vegan!

Feb 04, 2021

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 ...

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This to THAT: Crests

Feb 01, 2021

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 a...

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Headwear: Caps vs. Beanies

Jan 13, 2021

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 alw...

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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 cu...

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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 to...

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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 s...

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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 somethin...

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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 elemen...

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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 ...

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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. Th...

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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 ...

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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'r...

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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 ...

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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 alway...

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