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The Art of Curating Meaningful Promo Products for Events

Jun 07

When it comes to selecting and ordering promotional products for the top women in the promotional products industry who can already choose everything they want, you could say there’s a little...

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Are you cozing up to Cozy Cardio?

Jan 05

Are you jumping on the “Cozy Cardio” trend? A term coined by former weight-loss influencer Hope Zuckerbrow in 2022, Cozy Cardio is a fitness trend defined as a gentler, less intense...

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Nov 06, 2023

As the leaves change colours and the temperatures drop, it’s time to give your promotional apparel a seasonal makeover. At Innovatex, we believe in having unique apparel items for the sea...

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Did Someone Say Holiday?

Oct 25, 2023

The countdown to the holidays is ON and while we are officially two months away from December 25, the holiday season will take over before you know it. Whether it’s Employee or Client app...

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The Re-Birth of the QR Code, and How You Can Use Them (Again)

Aug 28, 2023

Are you a fan of the QR Code? Quick Response (QR) codes are making a resurgence after being dormant for a little while – and they’re popping up in many places from restaurants to parkin...

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Your Graphic & Web Design Cheat Sheet

Aug 16, 2023

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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What I learned after playing in my first hockey tournament

Jun 19, 2023

In life, growth often lies outside our comfort zones. Stepping into the unknown, facing our fears, and embracing new challenges can lead to remarkable personal development. Recently, I had the...

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Top 5 Reasons to Make Kitting Part of Your Promotional Product Purchase

May 26, 2023

As a business owner or marketer, you’re always looking for ways to make your promotional products stand out from the competition. One way to do that is through kitting. Kitting is the process...

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Apr 13, 2023

Spring is in full swing and one of the biggest trends in promotional marketing isn’t much of a trend at all. Sustainable and eco-friendly products continue to gain popularity with many mor...

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Passionate about Pens? We Get It.

Jan 31, 2023

When Chris Grosse, a Sports Marketer from Pennsylvania, tweeted an image of 7 pens, it’s unlikely he thought it would cause a massive debate. But it did. In fact, more than 53.9 MILLI...

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How to Rock the Colour of the Year in Your Promo Gear for 2023

Dec 12, 2022

Pantone has recently announced the Colour of the Year for 2023 is Viva Magenta – cue the spice, the punch and all the fun that comes with this vibrant shade. We’ve never been afrai...

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Trade Shows are back and they’re bigger than ever

Nov 02, 2022

After a couple of years of virtual events, we’re noticing that many companies are returning to trade shows and making a splash! Here are 5 things you can do to make your trade show booth ...

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Lanyards: Everything You Need to Know

Aug 15, 2022

When it's time to choose the perfect lanyard for your company or organization, you may not be aware of all the things to consider when purchasing your new supplies. Lanyards come in many different ...

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Trend Alert: Eco & Useful

Aug 05, 2022

Two of the top trends we’re noticing in promo products are ECO and USEFUL. It used to be that eco meant expensive, but there are a lot of cost-effective products on the market today. Wh...

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What is Vector Artwork?

Jul 13, 2022

One of the top reasons that an order gets stalled is non-vector artwork! All of our quotes state that we require a vector eps, ai or high res pdf file? Why do we need that and how is it creat...

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QR Codes are Back On Trend

May 11, 2022

Quick Response Codes (or QR codes) have made a big comeback – due, in part, to the pandemic. Is your business following the trend?With a QR code, businesses and brands are able to guide consu...

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Apr 22, 2022

How important is sustainability when it comes to the promotional products you order for your business? In the last few years, we have certainly seen a surge of eco-friendly and sustainable ...

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Do you have travel on the brain?

Feb 18, 2022

Do you have travel on the brain?You’re not the only one.It’s likely that many of us have not been on a holiday in a long time – which means our travel gear is buried deep in ou...

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Plan Your Promo Products in 2022

Feb 03, 2022

How far in advance do you plan for your business? Weeks? Months? Years? In the current environment, we have to be planning earlier, and with a back-up in place. Like many industries, t...

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22 New Promo Products To Consider in 2022

Jan 20, 2022

Wellness, technology and food products continue to dominate the 2022 new promotional product launches and it’s no wonder why; businesses and consumers alike gravitate towards useful ite...

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Place Your Orders Today For Holiday Gifts

Aug 25, 2021

We don’t want to shock you, but it’s time to start thinking of the holidays. Yes, we said holidays. Between supply chain issues to border delays, accessing and delivering ...

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It’s a Cold Brew Summer

Jul 30, 2021

It’s a Cold Brew Summer. But…what if you don’t drink coffee!? Well, if the last couple of years has taught us anything, it’s that we need to try new things —...

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Outdoor Adventures

Jun 30, 2021

It’s no secret being outdoors is good for our minds and our well-being. Especially after more than a year of working from home and hybrid, the need and desire to be outside is stronger than e...

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A Look to Earth Day

Mar 19, 2021

April 22 is Earth Day, and believe it or not, it’s around the corner! Eco-friendly and Sustainable Products aren’t just trends – it’s the new way. In fact, gone are ...

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Breaking The Rules

Mar 09, 2021

When was the last time you broke the rules? Now, we’re not suggesting you go and do something illegal, but if there’s ever a time to break a rule, this is it. Everything we once consid...

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Every Day is Employee Appreciation Day

Feb 21, 2021

March 5 is Employee Appreciation Day, but the reality is: it’s imperative to your business to honour your employees year-round. Employees who feel appreciated are more engaged and motivate...

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Jan 26, 2021

Over the last few months, we have participated in many virtual conferences, both as attendees and sponsors. As an organizer of in-person events and conferences in the past, I can certainly draw on ...

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Your New Year’s Resolution? Support Women-Owned.

Jan 05, 2021

As we head into a new year, we are often reminded of what we learned, what we went through and who was there to help us along the way. This year in particular, I’m grateful for the suppo...

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Top 20 Promotional Products Ordered In 2020

Dec 30, 2020

A true sign of the times — with masks and sanitizer being in the Top 20 — we didn’t even carry many of these items before March! Any surprises? Anything you’d ...

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Innovatex 20th Anniversary Celebration

Dec 08, 2020

Innovatex is 20! As I sit back to reflect on the last 20 years, I don’t think I could have imagined being where we are today. Especially after a very challenging year, Innovatex proved t...

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Why Made in Canada?

Nov 18, 2020

The holidays are only 6 weeks away, eh?If you haven’t placed your order for corporate gifts, the chances of receiving them in time for the holidays is slipping through your fingertips.That...

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Virtual Gestures That Fuel The Algorithm

Oct 23, 2020

As small business week comes to an end, I thought I’d let you in on a little secret…I really appreciate when a fellow business owner likes my posts. A comment? Makes me ecstatic!As net...

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Innovatex Fall Newsletter

Oct 01, 2020

And then … it was September! Thanks to all of our clients who have already placed holiday orders. If you haven’t yet placed your orders, we do suggest placing them early. Many...

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It’s time to Celebrate, even Virtually!

Sep 01, 2020

We need to celebrate. It has been such a challenging year already, and unfortunately, as a result of the pandemic, many celebrations, tributes and award ceremonies have been cancelled, postpone...

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Differentiate Your Brand In 2020

Jul 14, 2020

What are you doing to stand out? As businesses continue to navigate through COVID realities, the need for brand visibility and recognition is increasingly important. Let’s face it: visibi...

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Rethinking How You Do Everything?

Jun 02, 2020

If you are like us, you are currently rethinking how you do everything. How to put on a mask. How to take off a mask. When do you need a mask? Do you wear gloves? How do you pay for something...

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May Update from Innovatex

May 15, 2020

Just like that, it’s May! It feels a bit like April didn’t really happen, right?! The COVID-19 situation remains fluid and we are all struggling to keep up wit...

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#WFH Best Practices Q & A with Innovatex's Ann Baiden

Apr 29, 2020

As we end Week 7 (or is it Week 8!?, we can’t keep track anymore), many of us are finally getting into the groove of our new work/life/workfromhome life. Innovatex CEO & Founder, Ann ...

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Learn Something New, They Said

Apr 23, 2020

For years I have threatened to drive the bobcat that we use to unload skids at our office. But I’ve never followed through. It took a pandemic to get me into the bobcat. With all the...

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Embracing Your New Co-Workers

Apr 13, 2020

Unexpectantly, many of us are now working from home with co-workers that are not yet of legal working age. I know it’s challenging, but what I can tell you, from experience, is that when ...

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Innovatex March 2020 Update

Apr 01, 2020

Like many of you out there, I have felt conflicted in dealing with our ever-changing, albeit temporary, new reality. Covid-19 has already changed the way we interact, communicate and do busin...

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My COVID-19 To Do List

Mar 14, 2020

Whether we like it or not, COVID-19 is real and we all need to do our parts to ensure we don’t continue the spread, on a community level. We’ve put together a COVID-19 To Do List to...

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Little Things That Make You Smile

Jan 02, 2020

Little Things that Make You Smile What makes you smile? Maybe a specific song on the radio, a funny card, a blossoming flower? We all have little things that bring us joy and touch us differen...

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Oct 31, 2019

Does the thought of holiday gifts seem daunting? You want just the right gift for your staff and clientele, but you don’t have the time in the day to do the leg work. We hear you. In...

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The Gift Of Time

Oct 15, 2019

The Gift of Time Are you already feeling overwhelmed by the holidays and it’s only October?? Thank you gifts, holiday packages, new swag for the new year…the countdown is on. In s...

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Does Your Brand Have a Signature Passion?

Oct 10, 2019

At the recent NATCON Convention, the question of “what’s your thing?” became a topic of conversation. While the discussion was fun and light-hearted, it left me thinking: How ar...

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Stick it! Stick it good!

Oct 04, 2019

Stick it! Stick it good! The 90s resurgence is real – even when it comes to stickers. Yes, stickers! From travel adventures to funny quotes, popular bands, and supporting your favouri...

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Rock Your First Impression With An Impressive Onboarding Kit

Jun 25, 2019

Make your employee feel comfortable and part of the team from the moment they arrive on their first day. An impressive first impression will go a long way. What should that onboarding package loo...

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Case Study: Success on Campus

Mar 21, 2019

A large university needed a useful tool to promote its school app to students and faculty because it wanted to use the app to communicate important college news and upcoming events. Since most stud...

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7 Sources to Boost Your Creativity

Mar 14, 2019

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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Game On: 10 Promo Product Games We Love!

Mar 07, 2019

From traditional favorites to new and trendy games, you can put your brand at the center of the fun whether it is at a tailgate, a special party or event, or just around the office. Bean Bag Toss...

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6 Promo Products for the Great Outdoors

Feb 20, 2019

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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How to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Feb 06, 2019

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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Your Customers Won't Want to Remove These Promotional Products From Their Desks

Jan 29, 2019

At the end of the day, promotional products are really all about getting brands out in front of people to grow awareness and ultimately, increase sales! If you want to get strategic, there are a co...

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5 Ways to Be Healthier in 2 Minutes or Less

Jan 22, 2019

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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Our Top 10 Favorite Eco-Friendly Products

Jan 15, 2019

Sometimes it’s good to take a moment and get in touch with Mother Earth. Not only are these products great for printing your company logo or message, but they also serve dual purposes. The pr...

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Case Study: The Big Picture

Jan 08, 2019

Description: Coupon Photo Folder Industry: Hospitality What it was purchased for: A restaurant was looking for a unique way to deliver custom printed coupons to their guests to attract more repea...

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Case Study: What Does Your Phone Stand For?

Dec 25, 2018

Product: Phone Stand Industry: Financial What it was purchased for: A local financial institution needed a giveaway item for current and potential clients. It had to be useful to keep their name ...

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Cook Up a Storm With These 5 Promotional Products

Dec 18, 2018

There are hundreds of cooking gadgets that claim to make people’s lives easier but many of them end up collecting dust in the junk drawer. We’ve found the best and most useful kitchen p...

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Charity Fundraiser

Dec 11, 2018

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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5 Promo Products That Are Bright, Light, and Ready to Excite

Dec 04, 2018

Looking for some promotional products to outshine the competition? Need some LED magic to illuminate your brand? We’ve got you covered with this selection of super fun promotional products...

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9 Useful Apps for Sales & Marketing Professionals

Nov 19, 2018

Your phone’s ringing off the hook. You’ve got three meetings back to back. Emails are piling up in your inbox. And when you have a moment to book your next business trip, you wonder how...

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10 Tweetable Quotes for Motivation

Nov 05, 2018

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 Gain Inspiration in 5 Minutes

Oct 29, 2018

People demand a lot of creativity from professionals these days. We live in the era of media overload, where viral video marketing and colorful infographics have become accepted means of engaging a...

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Case Study: Raise Your Glass!

Oct 22, 2018

Objective A local brewery wanted an eye-catching promotional item to place on tables that would boost their alcohol sales and highlight their weekly specials while encouraging enrollment for their...

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Case Study: It's in the Bag

Oct 15, 2018

Description Non-Woven Shopper Tote Bag Industry Bookstore What it was purchased for A large Metropolitan Community College Bookstore wanted to feature a reusable shopping bag to the students w...

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Case Study: Beach Balls? Bingo!

Oct 07, 2018

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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Drive Traffic with these 6 Trade Show Ideas

Sep 30, 2018

Tradeshows are important opportunities for your company to reach out to customers and prospects face-to-face and make lasting impressions. Make sure you’re prepared with the proper supplies t...

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7 Retro Products That Will Turn Back Time

Sep 23, 2018

Do you ever have that moment when you look at something and you get an overwhelming surge of nostalgia? Everyone loves a good throwback, especially when it's a cool, vintage product. Below are seve...

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Raise Your Glass

Sep 09, 2018

The NY Yankees wanted to create special commemorative bottles to celebrate Derek Jeter’s accomplishments at Yankee Stadium. They chose 150 magnum-sized (1.5L) bottles with a special logo and ...

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

Sep 02, 2018

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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Branding 101: What Makes a Brand Powerful

Aug 26, 2018

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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7 Promotional Products For Those On the Go

Aug 19, 2018

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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16 Ways Color Affects Your Branding and Marketing

Aug 11, 2018

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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Case Study: Computer Repair At Your Fuzzy Fingertips

Aug 04, 2018

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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30 Quotes That Will Motivate You to Succeed

Jul 28, 2018

We all want to succeed in business and in life, but sometimes we could use an extra boost of motivation. Some of the most successful people we have ever known have failed many times before succeedi...

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11 Promo Products for an Active Lifestyle

Jul 21, 2018

Take your corporate match to the next level! From team building sporting events to company-wide marathons, your customized products guarantee you beat the competition. Below is a list of 11 sports...

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Boost Your Sales

Jul 14, 2018

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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Employee Appreciation Gift

Jul 07, 2018

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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Attract New Customers

Jun 30, 2018

As part of their new corporate wellness program, the company wanted to stress the importance of healthy nutrition to its employees. Along with literature, discount memberships at a local health clu...

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25 Insane Facts About Promotional Products

Jun 22, 2018

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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Make Your 2018 Your Most Productive Year Yet!

Jun 15, 2018

Here you have it – a new year, a new, better you. Right? While we have faith that you’ll see your lofty ambitions and admirable goals through to 2019, statistics say a mere 8 percent of...

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7 Ways to Take Advantage of Your Lunch Break

Jun 08, 2018

Taking a lunch break is important. It’s a time when you can step away from your computer and have a little “me” time. Your lunch break should be a time when you can unplug and sto...

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How to Protect Your Business From Hackers

Jun 01, 2018

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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Resort Incentive Yields Oceans of Opportunity

May 25, 2018

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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Celebrate Milestones

May 17, 2018

A bank wanted to promote 110 years of serving individuals and businesses in Pennsylvania through an "Open House" celebration at their branches. Among the many products selected to commemorate this ...

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6 Things You Need on Your Desk

May 10, 2018

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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Improve Sales and Traffic

May 03, 2018

A hotel wanted to promote its amenities to guests in a personable, yet non-intrusive manner. The goal was to encourage guests to utilize hotel amenities instead of going off-site to fulfill their n...

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5 Fail-Proof Ideas for Your Business Instagram

Apr 26, 2018

What generates over 95 million photos and videos each day, 4.2 billion likes daily and has 700 million active users? You guessed it – Instagram. This photo and video sharing social platform h...

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3 Simple Ways to Boost Your Mood Right Now

Apr 19, 2018

Do you ever get a case of the Mondays…on a Thursday? We all get down sometimes, but that doesn’t mean we need to stay there. Whether someone said something that upset you, you’re...

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Lunchtime Loot

Apr 12, 2018

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. This year, the company cho...

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Branding 101: Let’s Talk Logos

Apr 04, 2018

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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Boost Branding

Mar 28, 2018

A local insurance agent wanted a way to connect with her customers and capture new leads with a useful promotional item that would also boost her personal branding and promote her services all year...

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4 Ways to Improve Communication

Mar 21, 2018

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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Even Swaggers Love Getting Swag!

Mar 20, 2018

The excitement over new swag begins (all over again) That moment when you sit down for a supplier presentation and realize that even after close to 20 years surrounded by swag every day you sti...

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Promotional Products That Every Business Should Have

Mar 20, 2018

1. Something to insert your business card into. Make yourself stand out! A card will get thrown out, but combine it with an interesting product and the recipient is going to take a sec...

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Big Game Night? Don’t get caught with the wrong bag

Mar 20, 2018

These days long lineups and emptying bags for security isn’t just for the airport. Sports organizations put public safety first, so going to watch the big game means lining up at security che...

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Review of PB 10200 Power Bank Charger

Mar 20, 2018

We all love our technology – phones, tablets, iPads, they come with us wherever we go. They help us multitask (I can read email, work on a presentation and watch my 6 year old do gymnastics ...

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Do you dream of being an Olympian?

Mar 20, 2018

As a marketing expert how would you approach reaching this goal? Pick your favourite sport and hope for the best? Not likely! You are going to determine how you can create your own box with the bes...

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A little planning goes a long way.

Mar 20, 2018

A little planning goes a long way. Promotional products are the most effective when they meet the recipients needs and are creative enough to stand out and get noticed. By planning ahead, it a...

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An Innovative Message Is Key

Mar 20, 2018

An Innovative Message Is Key Recently on p-interest we spotted a water bottle that read “There’s a good chance this is Vodka.® ” It made us smile and got the attention of man...

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The PERFECT Promotional product

Mar 20, 2018

The PERFECT Promotional product … Myth or truth? When looking for the perfect product, where should you start with literally hundreds of thousands of choices? The answer lies in the questi...

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Apples to Apples

Mar 20, 2018

“Why do prices vary from one supplier to another on the same product?” That’s a good question and one that we hear often. There are actually many reasons that products that a...

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Advice for Getting the Most Out of a Business Trip

Mar 14, 2018

Traveling for business can be a hectic experience if you approach your upcoming trip without any preparation. As with everything else in the world, there is an art to getting the most out of busine...

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How to Juggle Work and Life Balance Like a Boss

Mar 07, 2018

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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Satisfy Your Customers’ Cravings With These 6 Sweet Treats

Dec 10, 2020

Chocolate and candy can make everyone smile! From fudge and chocolate-covered almonds to saltwater taffy and sour gummies, there are thousands of options for you to send to customers! Here are 6 o...

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Cheers! Let’s Sell More Beer!

Sep 23, 2019

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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Case Study: 3D is the Key

Sep 16, 2019

A company was looking for unique items to commemorate the celebration of its 45th year in business. They wanted to incorporate a new logo that communicated the anniversary as well as the range of p...

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Case Study: An Icy Cool Promotion

Sep 09, 2019

Description: 16 Oz. Swiggy Stainless Steel Bottle Industry: Non-Profit What it was purchased for: The item was purchased for a youth camping trip. The bottles were meant to hold the water for a...

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6 Promotional Products That Put Safety First

Sep 02, 2019

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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Case Study: Plastics Make it Possible

Aug 25, 2019

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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Case Study: A Flavorful Promotion

Aug 18, 2019

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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Case Study: Rock out on the Run

Aug 11, 2019

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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8 Elegant & Engravable Promotional Products

Aug 04, 2019

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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Case Study: Boosting Trade Show Booth Traffic

Jul 28, 2019

The “Golden Lanyard” to Boosting Trade Show Booth Traffic Organization: Health Care Organization Product Featured: Cotton Water Bottle Strap Goal of Promotion: Driving Traff...

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Case Study: A Picture is Worth...a Nice Donation

Jul 21, 2019

Description: Folded Photograph Card Industry: Fundraising What it was purchased for: A historical preservation society needed invitations for their annual dinner. A board member donated their pho...

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5 Corporate Gifts Your Clients Will Love

Jul 14, 2019

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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5 Awesome Recreational Wearables

Jun 01, 2019

Did you know that wearables are the #1 best-received promotional product? Add your logo to these fresh wearables and make your brand a walking advertisement with innumerable impressions all year lo...

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5 Promo Products for People Who Love to Plan

May 25, 2019

Calendars, planners, and clocks are some of the most popular promotional products because they are useful, inexpensive, and receive innumerable impressions on a daily basis. Brand these everyday es...

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5 Environmentally-Friendly Promotional Products

May 18, 2019

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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Know Your Shades: 4 Types of Iconic Sunglasses

May 11, 2019

“The future’s so bright, I gotta wear shades.” - Timbuk 3 Sunglasses have been and always will be one of the most popular promotional products. Why? Because practically everyone ...

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Case Study: Pillow Box

May 03, 2019

Objective A children's hospital wanted to send a thank you gift package to donors. They wanted patients to be able to add a personalized touch to the gift to connect donors better to the cause. P...

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Drink It In: 6 Drinkware Products to Quench Your Thirst

Apr 26, 2019

What better way to put your money where your mouth is than to add your logo to some stylish drinkware? We have six unique picks to inspire your next drinkware order! Moscow Mule Gift Set Cheers...

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6 Budget-Friendly Products to Drive High-End Sales

Apr 19, 2019

Are you looking for a marketing campaign that is not only successful but budget-friendly? Good news! You don’t have to break the bank to find promotional products that get the job done and le...

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Why You Should Be Having More Fun at Work

May 14, 2022

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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Case Study: A Cheese-y Promotion

Oct 08, 2019

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 Personalizat...

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3 Things Every Busy Professional Needs

Oct 01, 2019

If there’s one thing we never have enough of, it’s time. We haven’t quite figured out a way to freeze time yet, but we have found ways to save it. If you’re a busy professio...

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8 Graphic Design Mistakes to Avoid

May 17

From social media graphics and website layouts to creating a cohesive grouping of promotional products, there are plenty of opportunities to flex your creative muscles and grow your business at the...

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Case Study: A New Way to Do Cross-Promotions

Nov 08, 2019

Clever Meets Subtle: A New Way to Do Cross-Promotions Organization: Department Store Product Featured: Lanyard with Vinyl Pouch Goal of Promotion: Promoting Store Sales Description of Case ...

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6 Helpful Tips to Address Unhappy Customers

Mar 09, 2020

It’s the moment you dread. The phone call you don’t want to pick up. The review you’re scared to address. Responding to unhappy customers seems like a chore. It can be overwhelm...

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Case Study: Financial Industry

Sep 10, 2020

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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Case Study: Keeping it All Together

Feb 09, 2020

Objective: An insurance company wanted to send new customers home with a special gift and a way to keep their new insurance policy documentation organized. Product: Insurance Document Pouch ...

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5 Simple Tips to Organize and Run Effective Meetings

Jan 09, 2020

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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School's in Session: 7 Essential Supplies for Students

May 15, 2023

Students are back in the classroom and parents are scrambling to purchase all of the necessary supplies on each teacher’s checklist. From three different types of pencils, calculators, and fo...

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Case Study: Health & Wellness Spas

Jun 09, 2020

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: Staying Safe for Back-to-School

Nov 15, 2022

A private school held an online meeting to outline plans for returning to school safely during the Coronavirus pandemic. As a follow-up, the school sent information packets to students’ paren...

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Case Study: Look, Ma, No Hands!

Feb 15, 2023

Description: Auto Air Vent Magnetic Phone Mount Industry: Technology What it was purchased for: A technology business was looking for a giveaway item that was unique but also fit within their bud...

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Case Study: Fewer Tricks and More Treats: Halloween Safety Lanyard

Jun 29, 2019

Fewer Tricks and More Treats: Halloween Safety Lanyard Organization Insurance Company Product Featured Reflective Lanyard Goal of Promotion Promoting safety on Halloween Description of Cas...

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

Jun 22, 2019

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 produc...

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10 Promotional Products for Healthy Living

Jun 15, 2019

We all strive to be our best selves, but sometimes it’s easier said than done. We can all make excuses to make unhealthy choices. Your niece has a birthday and it would seem rude to turn down...

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5 Unique Rainy-Day Promotional Products to Keep You Covered!

Jun 08, 2019

Unpredictable weather is a shared experience in life. No matter your age, geographical location, job, or personality, it will always rain. These unique and functional promotional products are sure ...

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