Case Study: Beach Balls? Bingo!

2 days ago

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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Never Get Cold with These 5 Unique Sweatshirts

May 20

A cozy sweatshirt is perfect for those cold office days or a trip to the mountains. Since athleisure is all the rage nowadays, take part in this trend with a warm sweatshirt. Here are a few option...

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The Eras: Promo Tour

May 06

The Eras: Promo Tour If there's one artist who knows how to craft hit albums that resonate with millions, it's Taylor Swift. From her country beginnings to her pop powerhouse status, Swift has cap...

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Get Techy With These 10 Tech Promo Products!

Apr 29

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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Case Study: A Getaway Promotion

Apr 21

A resort wanted to make sure guests felt safe as they reopened after COVID-19 stay-at-home orders were lifted. At check-in, they chose to provide each guest with a Fold-Up Cinch Corner Tote to ke...

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2 Cool 4 School Promo

Apr 14

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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6 Corporate Gifts Your Employees Will Adore

Apr 07

Are you looking for the perfect gift to show your employees how much you care about them? Something more than just a generic mug? Then these are the products for you! 1. Robert Dancebot Speaker ...

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9 Promotional Products for the Oil & Gas Industry

Mar 31

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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5 Apps to Take the Grunt Work out of Spring Cleaning

Mar 24

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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Case Study: A Flavorful Promotion

Mar 16

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: Go Green or Go Home

Mar 09

Item: goingreen™ Stapled Appointment Calendar Purpose: Promote awareness of recycling programs and provide recycling information to the community Audience: Residents of the company’...

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Case Study: Sign the Deal

Mar 02

In the fall, a car dealership introduced a new model and promoted it to potential customers. The car dealer purchased a mailing list and merged it with its own database. The Ranger Stylus Sati...

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Give Your School Clubs a Boost With These Promotional Products

Feb 24

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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Your Guide to Decoration Methods: Part 1

Feb 17

How do you decide which type of decorating method to use when so many possibilities are available for customized apparel and products? Each decorating choice has various advantages. In this blog, w...

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Case Study: Put That on Your Calendar!

Feb 09

Objective: 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 serv...

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6 Promotional Products to Relax With

Feb 01

Sometimes we all need an escape - even if it's just our own bathtub. Are your clients super busy and never seem to stop working? Or maybe your employees worked hard to get a product launched? Then ...

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Win Big With These Promotional Products for Sports Lovers

Jan 25

If you’re looking for some awesome gear to support your team—or for some killer merch for your team’s fans—we’ve got you covered with these awesome promotional product...

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7 Brilliant Bamboo Promotional Products

Jan 17

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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How to Juggle Work and Life Balance Like a Boss

Jan 10

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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4 Products to Help Save the Rainforests

Jan 02

Did you know that a new animal species is discovered in the Amazon Rainforest every two days? From pink dolphins to black caimans to jaguars and tiny frogs, the rainforest is home to some of the wo...

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6 Promotional Products for Religious Institutions

Dec 26, 2023

Religion and spirituality are shared experiences that bring communities together, and promotional products are a great way to help get your message to those who want to hear it. Whether you’r...

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Case Study: A Race to Remember

Dec 18, 2023

Item: Sport Bottle with Metallic Ring – 28 oz. Purpose: Race day giveaway Audience: Breast cancer survivors and race participants A regional race supporting breast cancer research added an...

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5 Awesome Recreational Wearables

Dec 11, 2023

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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Five #Trending Gift Baskets

Dec 03, 2023

Gift baskets are the best way to give a little something of everything. Whether your recipient is a fan of chocolate or cheese, show them a little love, all wrapped up in one! Here are five #trend...

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7 Camping Promotional Products for the Great Outdoors

Nov 26, 2023

Whether you’re looking to relax and recharge or seeking adventure, getting out into nature provides everyone some peace and quiet from our regular lives. Help your customers enjoy the grea...

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Must-Have Promotional Products for the Real Estate Industry

Nov 19, 2023

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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Case Study: Getting Bent out of Shape for More Business

Nov 11, 2023

Product: Gel Stress Toy Client: Health Food Store What it was purchased for: As a gift to reward customers for spending over a certain amount. Why it worked: The gel stress toy which, unlike the...

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Case Study: Promo'd to a Tee

Nov 04, 2023

As part of a newly developed corporate social responsibility initiative, an insurance company instituted an annual “give back” day where employee groups volunteered in their communities...

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Case Study: This Event Needs More Cowbell

Oct 27, 2023

Description: Cow Bell Industry: Trade Show / Convention / Events What it was purchased for: A charity marathon coordinator wanted a giveaway that spectators could use to cheer on their runner...

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Case Study: Custom Caps with a Budget Cap

Oct 20, 2023

Description: Custom Cap Industry: Trade Show/Convention/Events What it was purchased for: A major national racing event was looking for giveaways to hand out to folks in suites and VIP sponsors. ...

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Hip Hip Hooray for Education!

Oct 13, 2023

Are you looking for a fun way to show off your school spirit? Whether you are at an elementary school, middle school, high school, or college, these promotional products are sure to be a big hit wi...

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Tried and True: Classic Promotional Products

Oct 05, 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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How to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Sep 28, 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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Case Study: Have a Seat

Sep 20, 2023

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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8 Items for Restaurant Promos that Sizzle

Sep 13, 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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Ready for Adventure: First Aid & Emergency Kits

Sep 06, 2023

We know how important it is to stay prepared for the unexpected. Whether your car breaks down or you're caught in a storm, emergency kits are essential tools to have on hand. Keep your clients or y...

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Cook Up a Storm With These 5 Promotional Products

Aug 29, 2023

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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Case Study: Adventure Awaits

Aug 22, 2023

An event promoter was compiling a gift box for top-tier ticket holders for a large-scale national summer concert tour. The Koozie® Adventure Dry Sack 10L was a natural fit for the outdoor lifes...

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Case Study: Work it Out!

Aug 14, 2023

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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Drink It In: 6 Drinkware Products to Quench Your Thirst

Aug 07, 2023

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

Jul 31, 2023

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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Case Study: Sometimes You Just Need to Vent

Jul 23, 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 b...

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What Millennials Want (And How to Work With Them)

Jul 16, 2023

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 7 Promo Products for Civic Clubs

Jul 09, 2023

When it comes to cities and the businesses they house – nothing is more important than trade associations and civic clubs like your local chamber of commerce! So we've come up with 8 promotio...

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6 Branded Work From Home Essentials Your Employees Need ASAP

Jul 01, 2023

Who says you can't still spoil your employees if they work from home? Make everyone's day a little brighter with these super useful promo products! Temblor Speaker + Wireless Charger Shock the...

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4 Awesome Mindfulness Apps to Help You Be Your Best Self

Jun 24, 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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Case Study: Paw-se and Appreciate the Little Things

Jun 17, 2023

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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Branding 101: What Makes a Brand Powerful

Jun 09, 2023

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: Zip It Up

Jun 02, 2023

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: YUKON 17 oz. Double Wall Party Cup for the Sustainability Win

May 26, 2023

Surf-inspired activewear brands like ROXY® are stoked with our YUKON design—fondly known as The Party Cup™. It’s double-wall insulated, so it keeps refreshments cool on the ...

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Case Study: Masks and Casks

May 18, 2023

When a distillery was launching a new line of spirits, they collaborated with a large chain of liquor stores to promote their new products. The stores gave all employees PrevaGuard™ Face Mask...

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11 Promo Products for an Active Lifestyle

May 11, 2023

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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10 Luxurious Products for Your VIP Customers

May 04, 2023

Most people crave the feeling of class, power, and status that comes with enjoying luxury products. Those who claim they don’t, just haven't gotten a chance to experience it for free. So, wha...

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Your Guide to Promo Hats

Apr 26, 2023

A hat is a hat, right? With so many different styles available, it’s easy to get confused. With this quick guide to promotional headwear, you’ll learn the differences between the variou...

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Tasty Products to Satisfy a Sweet Tooth

Apr 19, 2023

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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6 Paw-some Promos for Pets and Vets

Apr 12, 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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Big-Top Promo Products!

Apr 04, 2023

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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7 Promotional Products for When You’re Feeling Lucky

Mar 28, 2023

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: Time for a Rebrand

Mar 21, 2023

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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Know Your Shades: 4 Types of Iconic Sunglasses

Mar 14, 2023

“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: Happy to Hang Around

Mar 07, 2023

Description: Standard Door Hangers Industry: Automotive What it was purchased for: A collision center wanted to increase the number of customer satisfaction survey responses and boost online appo...

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Case Study: Bear With Us

Feb 28, 2023

Description: Plush Big Paw Bear with Shirt Industry: Financial Services / Banking What it was purchased for: A bank chain needed a product for tellers to hand out to new account members. How it ...

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Top 5 Promo Products for 5Ks and Marathons

Feb 21, 2023

Hosting your next 5K? Running out of ideas for what to giveaway at your next marathon? If so, check out these great promotional products. These items are proven to get people talking and will make ...

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6 Warm Apparel Products for the Cold Weather

Feb 13, 2023

When the temperature drops, it’s time for people to put on their jackets, fleeces, and other cold-weather apparel. Offering customers or employees promotional products that will keep them war...

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Why You Should Be Having More Fun at Work

Feb 06, 2023

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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Yes, There's a Difference: Everything You Need to Know About Pens

Jan 30, 2023

Even as much of our world goes digital and paperless, the pen remains an essential tool in both office and home life. With so many different types of pens, choosing the “write” one can ...

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6 Rainy Weather Promotions

Jan 23, 2023

Spring is finally here! You know what that means: flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, and the days are getting longer. It also means lots of rain, from light spring showers to booming thunder...

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8 Graphic Design Mistakes to Avoid

Jan 16, 2023

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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5 Promotional Products that Give Back

Jan 09, 2023

Are you looking to capture people’s attention? For a promotion that really packs a punch, consider choosing a product that partners your organization with a social good program. By giving bac...

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How to Gain Inspiration in 5 Minutes

Jan 01, 2023

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

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Don't Break the Bank: 6 Budget-Friendly Promo Products

Dec 17, 2022

The truth is out: buying promotional products for your customers doesn't have to break the bank! Plus, everyone likes getting presents - no matter how big or small. So we've chosen six promotional ...

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5 Simple Tips to Organize and Run Effective Meetings

Dec 10, 2022

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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Case Study: Yes, We Can!

Dec 02, 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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How Promo Products Can Make a Lasting Impression

Nov 25, 2022

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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5 Steps to Achieving Your Goals

Nov 17, 2022

If you’ve ever watched a TED talk or listened to any of your teachers in school, you’ll know that setting goals are the stepping stones to getting where you want to be in life. You watc...

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10 Tweetable Quotes for Motivation

Nov 10, 2022

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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Product Safety: What You Need to Know

Nov 02, 2022

No matter what they’re purchasing, no one wants their products to be unsafe – it’s a no-brainer! In the United States, there are several different product safety regulations that ...

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5 Toys for the Kid at Heart

Oct 26, 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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Braving Campground Antics with the SAHARA Sports Bottle

Oct 19, 2022

Camping isn’t always a vacation, y’all. Seasonal KOA® Work Kampers help KOA owners wrangle feisty RV transients (a.k.a. retirees) for their supper. The least they deserve is a fre...

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

Oct 11, 2022

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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How Promo Products Can Tell Your Brand's Story

Oct 04, 2022

Stories are powerful. From sharing stories around the campfire to writing fictional novels, storytelling has connected people together for thousands of years. But, have you ever considered storyte...

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Case Study: Shop 'til You Drop

Sep 27, 2022

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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6 Products to Show Your Support for Breast Cancer Awareness

Sep 19, 2022

Suppose you're looking for a cause to support to make sure that your business is responsible and giving back to the community. In that case, breast cancer awareness is an excellent choice because i...

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Five Frugal Promotions for the Cost-Savvy Consumer

Sep 12, 2022

Did you know that promotional products are one of the most cost-effective ways to market your business or organization? Because people hang on to promotional products and use them in their everyday...

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Case Study: A Shoe-In

Sep 04, 2022

Golf Mesh Shoe Bag for Association Tournaments A national golf association wanted a giveaway item for golfers in weekend tournaments and high school students considering golf at the collegiate lev...

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Earbuds and Speakers and Headphones - Oh My!

Aug 28, 2022

Music connects us as humans -- it transcends boundaries, cultures, race, and language! You can instantly connect with someone you may not have over the mutual love for a song or a band. Whether it'...

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Case Study: A Gift to Build a Dream On

Aug 20, 2022

Description: Medium Pillow Box Industry: Healthcare Personalization The pillow box was modeled after designs used at a charity golf tournament benefitting the hospital. Because children at th...

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5 Military Themed Promotional Products

Aug 13, 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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7 Promotional Products for Law Firms

Aug 06, 2022

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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Case Study: Success on Campus

Jul 29, 2022

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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The History of Promotional Products

Jul 22, 2022

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: A StuPENdous Promotion

Jul 15, 2022

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 Outside-the-Box Promotional Products for Your Next School Order

Jul 07, 2022

If you’ve ever placed an order for promotional products for a school, you have probably seen your fair share of t-shirts and baseball caps. And trust us, those are definitely important! Weara...

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Case Study: Write to Paradise!

Jun 30, 2022

A 5 Star Resort wanted to ensure its guests received the best experience. To encourage feedback on services provided, guests were offered a coupon for use at their next visit in return for com...

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7 Promotional Products For Those On the Go

Jun 22, 2022

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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Case Study: Keep Warm Buddy Set

Jun 15, 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. They...

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10 Promo Products for Auto-Lovers

Jun 08, 2022

Grab your keys and prepare for a Bo Duke slide across the hood of your car. It’s time to take a look at 10 promo products for auto-lovers. For this list, we put together a travel-bag of gear ...

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6 Ways to Get More Done Every Day

Jun 01, 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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How to Make Rush Orders Less Stressful

May 24, 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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Your Guide to Promotional Shirts

May 17, 2022

If you've ever run a 5k or attended a basketball game, chances are you've got a promotional shirt in your drawers somewhere. According to PPAI's 2019 Consumer Study, wearables are the #1 most popul...

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Case Study: Don't Bottle It Up

May 09, 2022

An oil & gas company was building employee gift packages that would appeal to their entire workforce during the COVID-19 public health crisis. With employees working both at home and continuing to ...

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Cheers! Let’s Sell More Beer!

May 02, 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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Your Graphic & Web Design Cheat Sheet

Apr 25, 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: Bringing Back the Fanny Pack

Apr 17, 2022

Market: Entertainment Product Use: Gift With Purchase Promotion: A major theme park chose the Safeguard Security Waist Belt as a gift with purchase for customers who bought season passes. The w...

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6 Promotional Products for Music Lovers

Apr 10, 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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6 Calming Products for Skincare Lovers

Apr 03, 2022

The hottest beauty trend of the late 2010s among millennials and Gen Zers was the dewy, bare-faced, minimal makeup look. This “Glossier girl” revolution led to a resurgence in skincare ...

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25 Insane Facts About Promotional Products

Mar 26, 2022

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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How One Hour Can Determine Your Success

Mar 19, 2022

After working a long, tiring day, all you want to do is plop down on the sofa and watch TV. The thought of laying on the couch spending hours of mindless activity is tempting to most. In fact, the ...

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Food Gifts for All Seasons

Mar 12, 2022

Whether for birthdays, holidays, or milestone events like anniversaries or weddings, giving the perfect gift can be tricky. Sending gifts to clients is an easy way to foster a stronger relationship...

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Case Study: Shine Bright

Mar 04, 2022

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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Take 5 of These Promotional Products for the Medical Field, and Call Me in the Morning

Feb 25, 2022

It can be tough for people in the medical field to get their names out to new patients. If you own a restaurant, you can have your cool mascot show up at a local sports game and toss out t-shirts. ...

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5 Promotional Products for Firemen and Fire Departments

Feb 18, 2022

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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Case Study: A Hole in One Promotion

Feb 11, 2022

Product: Jumbo Cooler Bag Industry: Agriculture What it was purchased for: These bags were given out to participants in a company golf tournament. How it was distributed: All participants receiv...

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Clean Desk, Happy Desk!

Feb 03, 2022

An organized desk is a happy desk and the perfect time to clean and reorganize your desk is at the beginning of the new quarter! Whether it's Q1 or Q4 – sometimes filing away old projects, du...

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Products and Tips to Boost Your Work From Home Productivity

Jan 27, 2022

With all the shelter in place and social distancing rules to help flatten the curve of COVID-19, more people are working remotely than ever before. It’s important to make sure your at-home wo...

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Case Study: Staying Safe for Back-to-School

Jan 20, 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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Top 8 Promotional Products for Real Estate Professionals

Jan 12, 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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8 Paw-some Promotional Products for Dogs and Dog Lovers

Jan 05, 2022

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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What's the Tea? Promo Products for Tea Lovers

Dec 29, 2021

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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Your Brand Is Your Business - Market It!

Dec 21, 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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3 Things Every Busy Professional Needs

Dec 14, 2021

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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Relax and Unwind With These 10 Promo Products

Dec 07, 2021

Like that classic Beatles song, sometimes it can feel like your working eight days a week. Maybe you’ve had back to back meetings or you’ve had a stressful travel week. Whatever the cas...

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

Nov 29, 2021

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

Nov 22, 2021

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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Case Study: A Not-So-Silly Idea

Nov 15, 2021

An insurance company signed up to be the “hydration” sponsor for a fun and colorful 5K run/walk for charity. The race was popular in the community because it was known as a vibrant, fun...

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Case Study: Wheelie Important Paperwork

Nov 08, 2021

Market: Automotive Objective: A motorcycle dealership wanted professional, branded document pouches to hold important paperwork for new customers to take home after their motorcycle purchase. Th...

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The Best Promotional Products for Sports Fanatics

Nov 01, 2021

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

Oct 25, 2021

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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Print's Not Dead: How Print Products Can Work for You

Oct 17, 2021

In the past decade, many businesses have moved away from print marketing to focus almost entirely on digital marketing. You may have even heard people say that print is dead. However, print media h...

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Case Study: Back in Business

Oct 10, 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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7 Retro Products That Will Turn Back Time

Oct 03, 2021

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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A Quick Guide to Promotional Bags

Sep 26, 2021

Whether you’re at a tradeshow, school, office, or even the grocery store, chances are that you’re going to see a promotional bag. Bags are one of the most ubiquitous promotional product...

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Case Study: Employee Appreciation Gift

Sep 19, 2021

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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Trending Now: Sustainable Apparel Options

Sep 12, 2021

If you’ve spent any time in fashion circles this year, you know that sustainability is the hot topic of the moment. With discussions swirling about fast fashion, ethical production, and every...

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Swing, Batter! The Best MLB Promotions

Sep 04, 2021

Looking beyond the peanuts and Cracker Jacks, there are some creative new promotions heading to major league baseball stadiums this season! The tradition of these MLB giveaways dates all the way b...

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Case Study: A New Way to Do Cross-Promotions

Aug 28, 2021

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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You Can Bank on These 7 Promotional Products

Aug 21, 2021

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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6 Promotional Products to Fit Your Budget

Aug 13, 2021

Branding: it’s something that every company needs but there can be a common misconception that you need a large budget to get started. That’s not the case! Branding and promoting your c...

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16 Ways Color Affects Your Branding and Marketing

Aug 06, 2021

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: Where Has Your Pen Been?

Jul 29, 2021

Products Javalina Splash® Pen Industry Technology Application Contest An internet company created a branded website for a promotion called “Where has your pen been?&rdqu...

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Case Study: Financial Industry

Jul 22, 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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Case Study: Do a Double Take

Jul 15, 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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Gildan’s Collaboration With The Foundation For Athletic Excellence Awards $10,000 To Student Athletes

Jul 09, 2021

Montréal, Quebec-headquartered supplier Gildan, in partnership with the Foundation for Athletic Excellence (FAEQ), awarded $2,000 leadership grants to five student-athletes who, in addition ...

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Case Study: A Wedded Keepsake

Jul 07, 2021

Item: JAFFA® Scalloped Edge Vase Purpose: Gift vase for use during wedding ceremonies Audience: Engaged couples A church wanted an elegant and useful gift for couples who chose their venue f...

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Satisfy Your Customers’ Cravings With These 6 Sweet Treats

Jun 30, 2021

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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Case Study: This Promotional Product is in the Bag

Jun 23, 2021

Description: Laundry Bag Industry: Financial What it was purchased for: A credit union wanted to target college students and offer them an incentive to open a new account. They chose a stock desi...

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Jeep Tops Ranking Of Most Patriotic Brands

Jun 23, 2021

Jeep leads the pack in a survey of the most “patriotic” brands in the U.S. The survey, conducted by brand loyalty consultancy Brand Keys, ranked Jeep in the No.1 spot for the 19th conse...

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

Jun 16, 2021

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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Three Simple Ways To Embrace Wellness-Driven Leadership

Jun 10, 2021

Sales jobs have usually carried a fair amount of stress. Between demanding clients, tough quotas and a perpetual expectation to deliver, the pressure comes from many different sources. Throw in the...

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5 Tips for Boosting Social Media Engagement

Jun 08, 2021

Social media is used for different purposes. News outlets tweet out breaking news, fashion trends are posted on Instagram, and political ads are promoted through Facebook. Social media platforms ar...

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5 Out of the Box Promotional Products We Love…and You Will Too!

Jun 01, 2021

We’ve all been stuck in the same rut while trying to come up with some original ideas to appeal to customers. Are you in need of some extra product inspiration? If so, here’s a littl...

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Dr. Tommy Welch recognizes a deserving student.

Jun 01, 2021

Chief Equity Compliance Officer Dr. Tommy Welch creates a meaningful moment recognizing a Gwinnett County Public School Student at a recent Board of Education meeting. Our team is so appreciative ...

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6 Fun Products for Keeping Kids Occupied at Home

May 25, 2021

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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Case Study: Inking Impressions

May 17, 2021

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: Insuring Happy Employees

May 10, 2021

Item: JAFFA® Round Zinc Coaster Purpose: End of year gifts for employees Audience: Insurance firm employees An insurance firm had a particularly prosperous year and wanted to give employees ...

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Building the Perfect Swag Bag

May 07, 2021

Everyone loves a party favor, and Oscar’s weekend is the perfect time to consider what makes a swag bag truly memorable. The Oscar swag bag is the ultimate party favor with Forbes estimating ...

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Case Study: Jot It Down

May 03, 2021

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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7 Financial Products That Are a Great Investment

Apr 26, 2021

Finance-themed promotional products are a great marketing investment and help increase brand awareness and customer loyalty. These 7 products can be used as financial seminar gifts, banking giveawa...

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Case Study: An Icy Cool Promotion

Apr 18, 2021

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...

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6 Reasons You Need a Company Store

Apr 11, 2021

As more and more companies turn towards e-commerce, shopping online has never been easier or more enjoyable. Ordering branded products is no exception! Company stores give you a convenient and comp...

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Case Study: What Does Your Phone Stand For?

Apr 04, 2021

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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Case Study: Piece of Cake

Mar 28, 2021

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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Let's Get Physical With These Activewear Promo Products

Mar 21, 2021

Activewear promotional products are a great option for company wellness programs, fitness centers, or any brand promoting an active lifestyle! Exercise is an important part of our overall wellness ...

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Case Study: Do the Wave

Mar 13, 2021

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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Sweet Dreams Are Made of Cheese: Products for Charcuterie Lovers

Mar 06, 2021

What’s more impressive than an expertly crafted charcuterie board? Fancy cured meats, artisanal cheeses, crackers, nuts, fruits… our mouths are watering just thinking about it. For all...

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Old School vs. New School Promo Products

Feb 27, 2021

It’s no secret – people love “vintage” products. Just look at the huge resurgence in vintage clothing that began in the early 2010’s and you’ll see what we&rsquo...

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Career and Technical Education Students of the Year

Feb 24, 2021

Congratulations to Gwinnett County Public Schools CTE High School Students Of The Year representing Dacula High, Discovery High, Duluth High and Grayson High. Learn more about Career & Technical E...

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8 Promotional Products to Win Game Day

Feb 20, 2021

From Friday night lights, Saturday morning tailgating, to Sunday watch parties, show support for your team with some promotional products for the win! Touchscreen Gloves Add your logo to these ...

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Career and Technical Education Students of the Year

Feb 16, 2021

Our team congratulates these students for their outstanding achievements in the CTE Programs. These students are the promise of Gwinnett.

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Case Study: It Takes a Village

Feb 13, 2021

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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6 Things You Need on Your Desk

Feb 06, 2021

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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Case Study: Keeping it All Together

Jan 30, 2021

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 & Fu...

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8 Promo Products That Will Kick Start Your Goals

Jan 23, 2021

We all want to live healthier, sleep deeper, and work better. These motivational promotional products will help kickstart goals and increase your brand visibility! Exercise Band Let's get physi...

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Case Study: Roll Up in Style

Jan 15, 2021

Description: Roll-Up Blanket Industry: Corporate / Fortune 500 What it was purchased for: A reward to employees for good service. How it was distributed: These blankets were mailed to locations ...

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Top 10 Promotional Products for the Health and Wellness Industry

Jan 08, 2021

Now, more than ever before, people are focused on enriching their lives with healthy habits and wellbeing practices. In fact, the health & wellness industry has seen exponential growths over the pa...

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Case Study: Real Modern Recognition

Jan 01, 2021

Market: Finance Product Use: Employee Recognition Promotion: A wealth management firm selected the Samsonite Executive Computer Backpack as an employee recognition gift. At the company’s ...

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PPB Presents: A Look At Race And Diversity In The Promo Industry

Dec 30, 2020

PPAI’s PromoTalks podcast features insightful, engaging conversations relevant to promotional products professionals and their businesses. The podcast series, which debuted in March, has alre...

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Case Study: Safety First

Dec 25, 2020

Product: Auto Safety Kit Industry: Banking What it was purchased for: As a gift to anyone who opened a new bank account for over $1,000.00. How it was distributed: The bank was looking for a bra...

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Case Study: The Weather is Snow Joke

Dec 18, 2020

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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Case Study: Wave Hello to Recognition

Dec 10, 2020

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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Case Study: Guess the Flavor Lip Balm

Dec 03, 2020

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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Why You Should Buy USA-Made

Nov 25, 2020

During times of growing uncertainty in the global markets, customers are becoming more and more interested in purchasing American-made items. Buying American-made is about more than just patriotism...

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Nov 25, 2020

As this crazy year comes to an end, stress unfortunately does not seem to be going anywhere. COVID cases are again surging, and on top of that are the usual holiday planning stresses, shorter days ...

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Boosting Employee Happiness | 5 Things Employees Value Above Salary

Nov 20, 2020

What’s important to employees? A lot more than just their paychecks. As it turns out, salary has less to do with employee happiness than you may think. “Money isn’t the driver of...

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Case Study: Lunchtime Loot

Nov 18, 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. This year, the company cho...

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Promotional Products People Want… But Won’t Buy Themselves

Nov 13, 2020

Everyone has stuff lying around the house that they use regularly without even realizing it. Honestly, when was the last time you bought a jar opener? That’s what we thought! There are tons o...

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Game On: 10 Promo Product Games We Love!

Nov 11, 2020

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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Congratulations TOTY Finalist

Nov 10, 2020

Congratulations to the six Gwinnett County Public Schools finalists for the district’s 2021 Teacher of the Year (TOTY) honor! Your typical day in the classroom doesn’t involve ballo...

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CSI supports Brookwood High School FBLA

Nov 07, 2020

We remain committed to supporting student enrichment and community causes. Join our team in a simple donation of a coat to Brookwood High School FBLA today in their efforts of closing the gap of p...

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CSI supports Brookwood High School FBLA

Nov 07, 2020

We remain committed to supporting student enrichment and community causes. Join our team in a simple donation of a coat to Brookwood High School FBLA today in their efforts of closing the gap of p...

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30 Quotes That Will Motivate You to Succeed

Nov 03, 2020

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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Director James Rayford Shares Report With GCPS BOE

Oct 30, 2020

James Rayford shared his report and forecast of the success health of the male community based mentoring program. In this report, James emphasized the impact and importance of community men volunt...

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Lead a Healthier Lifestyle With These 6 Promotional Products

Oct 27, 2020

Eating healthy. Weight management. Working out five times a week. There are many health-related resolutions we set at the beginning of a new year. But, do we follow through with them? Many times, t...

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6 Budget-Friendly Products to Drive High-End Sales

Oct 20, 2020

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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Here Are Our Votes For The Best Political Promotional Product Staples

Oct 13, 2020

Whether you are right or left, red or blue, or somewhere in the middle, if you’re in need of political promotional product staples, we've got some great candidates for you! Yard Signs ...

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5 Easy Ways to Achieve a Positive Outlook

Oct 05, 2020

One of the most powerful things you can do to set yourself up for success is practice the art of positive thinking. It's easy to let the struggles of everyday life control your attitude. But by pra...

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Case Study: Bake in Business

Sep 28, 2020

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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Corporate Social Responsibility and the Beauty of Giving Back

Sep 21, 2020

Organizing a fundraising event. Donating food to a local animal shelter. Serving at a soup kitchen. No matter what you do to give back, volunteering feels pretty good, doesn’t it? But it doe...

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Case Study: Look, Ma, No Hands!

Sep 14, 2020

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: A Cheese-y Promotion

Sep 07, 2020

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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6 Books That Every Business Owner Should Read

Aug 30, 2020

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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Case Study: College Fair Giveaway

Aug 23, 2020

Description: 4" Mini Plush Buddies Frog with Shirt Industry: Education What it was purchased for: A community college was looking for a giveaway item to have at their booth for the upcoming colle...

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6 High-Tech Promotional Products

Aug 16, 2020

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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Branding 101: Let’s Talk Logos

Aug 08, 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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Your Customers Won't Want to Remove These Promotional Products From Their Desks

Aug 01, 2020

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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Case Study: Attract New Customers

Jul 25, 2020

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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Case Study: Life of the Mardi

Jul 18, 2020

Market: Hospitality Objective: With their event scheduled close to Mardi Gras, event planners wanted to provide a themed goodie package for attendees with giveaways from event sponsors. They wan...

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Support For Rewards And Recognition Programs On The Rise

Jul 17, 2020

Most manufacturers—about 80 percent, according to a National Association of Manufacturers survey—expect the coronavirus pandemic to have a financial impact on their business, yet data f...

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

Jul 10, 2020

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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5 Quick Pick-Me-Ups You Can Send Your Employees at Home Right Now

Jul 03, 2020

Show your staff some much needed appreciation while they work from home with these inexpensive and mailable products. While many people are getting used to the “new normal” of working ...

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6 Promotional Products That Put Safety First

Jun 26, 2020

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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The Human Connection Remains An Important Part Of Marketing, Despite Technology And Automation

Jun 24, 2020

Customers’ expectations are proving a challenge for marketers seeking a balance between technology’s efficiencies and personal connections through human interaction. The Conference Boar...

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8 Dental Products That Will Make You Smile

Jun 19, 2020

Promotional products are great for handing out after patient visits, at conferences and events, or to have available in your reception area. Here are our 8 favorite dental promotional products that...

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6 Helpful Tips to Address Unhappy Customers

Jun 12, 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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Infuse More Empathy Into Your Communication

Jun 08, 2020

1. Learn to listen well. When you are speaking with a customer or prospect, are you really listening to them—or are you thinking of what you want to say next? It's important to listen to t...

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Working From Home: How Technology Has Kept Us Connected

Jun 05, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has forced millions of people to quickly adapt to a slew of lifestyle changes. From no longer going out for leisure activities or shopping to putting a hold on conferences ...

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Case Study: Pillow Box

Jun 04, 2020

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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Pyramid Award Winner’s Campaign Draws Record Numbers To Open House

Jun 03, 2020

PPAI’s Pyramid Award program celebrates the talents and accomplishments of the companies and professionals in the promotional products industry. First introduced in 1958, for more than 60 yea...

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Case Study: Rock out on the Run

May 28, 2020

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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Gwinnett school raises money to help feed hungry

May 27, 2020

In continuing their efforts as responsible community members, Brookwood High School students, staff and area residents raised more than $5,200 for the Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia to ...

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Case Study: These Calendars Aren't Week

May 21, 2020

Objective: A local bank wanted a way to thank their new customers with a promotional gift item that would have a high-perceived value. Product: Beach Trifold Calendar Personalization: The bank ...

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District names 2020 GCPS CTE Student of the Year, winner of Inspirational Journey Award

May 20, 2020

Congratulations to Shreya Kuturu, a North Gwinnett HS senior, for her selection as GCPS Career and Technical Education (CTE) Student of the Year! The district also honors Mario Nieto of Nor...

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Brookwood High Seniors receive Karsh STEM Scholarships to Howard University

May 19, 2020

Two Brookwood seniors are among only 34 students across the nation to receive of a Karsh STEM Scholarship to Howard University--a 100%, four-year scholarship for students interested in pursuing a P...

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Your Company's Product Safety Aware Status

May 14, 2020

Congratulations on your organization becoming Product Safety Aware! Your organization is taking the lead in promoting PPAI’s larger initiative which focuses on creating awareness and promotin...

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5 Invaluable Marketing Books to Help Grow Your Brand

May 14, 2020

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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Your Product Decorating Questions Answered

May 07, 2020

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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PPEF On Track To Award 161 Scholarships In May

May 06, 2020

The Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF) is moving forward with awarding $276,750 in scholarships this year as originally budgeted. On an April conference call, the PPEF Executive Commi...

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Case Study: Plastics Make it Possible

Apr 30, 2020

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: Celebrate Milestones

Apr 23, 2020

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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BIC Graphic NA Donates $10,000 In Promo Products To Local Teachers

Apr 22, 2020

Our supplier partner BIC Graphic NA has donated $10,000 worth of promotional products to Marjorie’s Hope Back to School program in support of Pasco County, Florida, teachers. This is the seco...

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9 Useful Apps for Sales & Marketing Professionals

Apr 15, 2020

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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The Coronavirus may prove to be the reset we needed

Apr 13, 2020

I continue to search for my personal lessons, takeaway or discovery from this pandemic. Well, I have connected with many people in my phone contact list with a message of care. I have discovered ho...

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Gwinnett County media center specialist earns national recognition

Apr 11, 2020

A Meadowcreek High School media specialist was named the nation’s top librarian by a magazine that covers education. Cicely Lewis began the “Read Woke” program at the Norcr...

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Siegel, who was 92, passed away due to complications from the coronavirus.

Apr 09, 2020

Sidney Siegel was proud to have been a pioneer in the promotional products industry. But for the native New Yorker, the roles of father, husband and grandfather were even more important. After Sie...

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Working From Home: A Starter Kit

Apr 09, 2020

Perhaps you've heard? Lots of people are working from home these days – many for the first time. While nobody minds sleeping in and skipping the morning commute, there are definitely some adj...

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Case Study: A

Apr 08, 2020

Organization Tanning Salon Product Featured Polyester Lanyard Goal of Promotion To create new clients for salon Description of Case History A tanning salon wanted a creative way to give ou...

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Run the Reagan kicks off 24th year event!

Feb 29, 2020

Special kuddos to Brookwood Cluster Schools, community partners and Run the Reagan board chairman Ron Webster hosting Gwinnett's 24th Annual Premier Road Race. This year's race will raise fun...

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Congratulations Kerenza Wing 2020 Nations Principal of the Year

Nov 27, 2019

Our team salutes Collins Hill High School Principal Kerensa Wing for her selection as 2020 National Principal of the Year! Each year, the NASSP National Principal Of The Year program recognizes ou...

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Mill Creek Community Breakfast 2019

Nov 19, 2019

Today, Mill Creek High School hosted its annual Partner in Education breakfast honoring retired Gwinnett County Board of Education, District 1 representative Daniel Seckinger for his outstanding se...

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Meadowcreek Host Annual Partnership Recognition Breakfast

Jun 13, 2019

Wednesday, May 29th Meadowcreek High School hosted its Annual Partnership Breakfast inviting business relationships to enjoy a meal, share insights of the impact of human capital, in-kind, internsh...

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Shawn Merchant Meadowcreek High TOTY 2017-18

Apr 16, 2019

Great seeing Shawn Merchant at Meadowcreek High Career and College Expo last Friday. Shawn is the 2017-18 Meadowcreek High Teacher Of The Year recipient. Shawn was presented with a diamond dial w...

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Gwinnett American Values Dinner 2019

Mar 07, 2019

Thank you Mustang Community Foundation, Dr. Welch and Lynette Apointe for your gracious invitation to join you and your guest at the Annual Gwinnett American Values Dinner 2019. Friends of Scoutin...

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CSI Participtates In Tucker High School Career Fair

Feb 28, 2019

A special thanks to Principal Eric Parker for his invitation for our team to share career pathways, enrichment, career relevance and readiness Wednesday at Tucker High School. Students were prepar...

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CSI Supports Shiloh High College and Career Fair

Feb 22, 2019

Our commitment to supporting public education initiative includes, but not limited to participating in career day enrichment. Students attending Gwinnett County Public Schools are intentionally in...

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Bethesda Elementary Recognitizes Kelly

Feb 13, 2019

Our team was honored with a meaningful moment recognition from Bethesda Elementary Principal Pam Williams for support of her vision and mission of student academic success. Our team supports teach...

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Graves Elementary Principal Clayborn Knight Recognizes Bryan

Feb 12, 2019

Our team was honored today by Principal Clayborn Knight in a heartfelt, meaningful moment recognition for our efforts of supporting, advocating and championing teaching and learning at Graves Eleme...

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Graves Elementary Celebrates Student Success

Feb 11, 2019

Principal Clayborn Knight of Graves Elementary School celebrates student academic achievement of these 3 students passing the Georgia Milestone testing. Special thanks to business partners Atlanta...

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Selects Teacher Of The Year

Jan 03, 2019

Congratulations to Gwinnett County's 2019 Teacher of the Year Heidi Campbell of Parkview High School! A teacher who never runs out of smiles, she never says that the connects she makes with studen...

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Meadowcreek HS ROTC Salutes Veterans

Nov 12, 2018

Meadowcreek High School leads Gwinnett County Public Schools as one of the largest ROTC Programs in excess of 273 students participating. Today was an incredible display of student salute to all m...

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Goodwill CEO visits Meadowcreek High School

Nov 01, 2018

Today Meadowcreek High School Principal Tommy Welch hosted a conversation and tour for Keith Parker CEO of Goodwill of North Georgia. This collaboration offers Meadowcreek HS students enrichment, ...

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GCPS REACH Scholar Signing Ceremony

Oct 25, 2018

Gwinnett County Public Schools Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks and his team welcomed Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal to celebrate, recognize and charge middle school students with academic success. Geor...

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Career Connection Expo 2018

Oct 16, 2018

Thank you Jody Reeves, CTE Team and local school CTE coaches for inviting our team to participate in the 2018 Career Connection Expo. This year 5,000 middle school students, 400 representatives of...

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Teacher Of The Year Finalist

Oct 10, 2018

Our team salutes all teachers across the county for the great work they do in education, encouragement, enrichment and nurturing of students of primary, secondary and post secondary education.

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Brookwood High Principal Ford Recognizes Teacher Of The Year

Oct 09, 2018

Our team joins principals in celebrating their core asset, their teachers. We are in our 4th year of donating a diamond watch to select Gwinnett County Public Schools for this coveted recognition....

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Berkmar HS vs Meadowcreek HS Classic Football Game

Oct 01, 2018

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Berkmar HS Meadowcreek HS Leadership Developement Community Service Project

Sep 27, 2018

Berkmar HS vs Meadowcreek HS Classic football game has come again. Each year these schools are rewriting the narrative for the fans and community, "this game is NOT a rivalry, its a classic." All...

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Bethesda Elementary PTA Fund Open-Air Pavilion For Student Learning

Sep 24, 2018

Bethesda PTA embarked on a visionary project of building an open-air pavilion for student learning. The vision of this learning space allows educators options of creating temporary classroom setti...

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Shiloh Middle Schools Host Community Support & Impact Meeting

Sep 14, 2018

Shiloh Middle School hosted its monthly Community Support & Impact Lunch Meeting inviting faith-based community, business community, parents and cluster principals to attend. Dr. Tereka Williams, ...

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Congratulations Holly Hahn McConnell Middle TOTY

Sep 12, 2018

Our team salutes the great work of all teachers and especially Holly Hahn an educator at McConnell Middle for her selection as Teacher Of The Year 2018 - 2019.

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Meadowcreek High School Varsity Basketball Team Recognized by GCPS Board Of Education

Apr 21, 2018

Congratulations to Meadowcreek High School Varsity Basketball Team for their 7A State Championship. On Thursday night these young men were recognized by Gwinnett County Public Schools Board of Edu...

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Brookwood High School Students Recognized!

Apr 17, 2018

Brookwood Swim & Dive Bronco Keegan Walsh and Softball Lady Bronco Emily Dover were recognized at last night's Gwinnett County Public Schools Outstanding Senior Athlete Banquet for their accompli...

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Berkmar Host Area School Board Meeting

Apr 16, 2018

Kudos to Principal Al Taylor, his administrative team, and educators of the Berkmar High School Culinary program for hosting an outstanding area board meeting last week. Berkmar's branding strat...

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Discount Tire Tours Junior Achievement Discovery

Apr 12, 2018

It was my pleasure today to facilitate a tour for the team of Brian Herrington and James Stepherson of Discount Tire. Discount Tire has a long standing commitment of supporting teaching and learni...

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Shiloh High Host Annual College & Career Fair

Mar 21, 2018

It was pleasure for our team to support teaching and learning in conversations with Shiloh High School Students on the subject of college and career readiness. The young generation offers much pro...

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GCPS Community Based Mentoring

Mar 05, 2018

It was my pleasure to attend the Gwinnett County Public Schools Community Based Mentoring 7th Annual Career Summit Saturday March 3rd at Berkmar High School. Director James Rayford has recruited m...

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Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charity Makes a Difference!

Mar 05, 2018

Our team proudly supports weekly volunteering at Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charity. Meet Skylar a guest at the home. The Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charity is supported by over 30,000 volu...

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Brookwood Cluster Schools Support Run The Regan!

Mar 01, 2018

Another successful year of the Annual Run The Regan, a non-profit and qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race. Brookwood High Schools students were exhibitors selling school and Bronco Nation produc...

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Great educators help mold great students!

Feb 09, 2018

"I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well" is a quote by Alexander The Great which describes the impact of teachers on students. So great to see Mrs. Gazda at the g...

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Congratulations CTE Student Of The Year Toni Walker

Feb 06, 2018

Congratulations to CTE Student Of The Year, Toni Walker, who won 1st Place for The State Of Georgia DECA Competition in Apparel and Accessories Marketing. Toni will now compete on the national lev...

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Thank You Gregory

Feb 06, 2018

It is so exciting to see the business community reinvesting their most precious asset, their time in teaching and learning at Crews Middle School (Rod Hames) in Gwinnett County Public Schools. Big...

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Roberts Elementary Feedback

Jan 16, 2018

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Feedback from Deepa Goyal on her TOTY Recognition

Jan 16, 2018

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6 important tips for selecting branding solutions!

Dec 09, 2017

6 Things You're Missing Out on by Not Using Promotional Products Promotional products aren’t just for niche industry operations. Whether you are a small organization looking to grow yo...

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CSI Supports Crews Middle School Shark Tank

Dec 07, 2017

Bryan has supported Rod Hames Shark Tank student exercise at Crews Middle School for years. Thanks Don Smith of Merrill Lynch for his attendance and support of Gwinnett County Public Schools over ...

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We support Friends Of Scouting

Dec 05, 2017

Our team supports the great work of scouting impacting young lives. Bryan will serve a consecutive year as Chairman of the Lilburn Friends of Scouting. There are may notable individuals who were ...

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Brookwood High School Entrepreneurship Program

Oct 27, 2017

We were honored to have been invited to share relevance and readiness insights of entrepreneurship with Brookwood High School students. Cindy Quinlan (R) and Angie McLane (L) are equipping student...

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We are known by the customers we keep!

Sep 17, 2017

In 2011, our team was commissioned by NBMOA (National Black McDonald's Operator's Association) to solve a problem with a solution to recognize their 18 members who were instrumental in negotiating ...

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Elena Lopez of McGuireWoods Law Firm Tours Meadowcreek High School

Sep 07, 2017

What an exciting morning as both Bryan representing CSI and Elena Lopez representing McGuire Woods Law Firm with 22 offices both U.S. and internationally, were hosted by Lynnette Aponte for a tour ...

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CSI Supports Gwinnett County Police Foundation Golf Tournament 2017

Aug 29, 2017

It is our pleasure to support the annual Gwinnett County Police Foundation Golf Tournament. The goals of the GCPF are: to improve public safety in Gwinnett County by sponsoring programs that fo...

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Jose Eduardo Diaz

Jul 22, 2017

We are so regretful to hear the passing of SRO Jose Eduardo Diaz, Meadowcreek Cluster of Gwinnett County Public Schools. Our prayers are with the Diaz family and the extended Meadowcreek Cluster f...

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Rides to Remember 2017

Jul 14, 2017

It was our sincere pleasure to participate in this year's Rides to Remember supporting sick and injured kids and teens. Our thanks to Ferrari Maserati Atlanta for hosting it's best event in 12 yea...

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Georgia Department of Education Announces 2017 Scholars

Jun 19, 2017

Through the Georgia Scholarship program, the Department of Education identifies and honors high school seniors who have achieved excellence in school and community life. The program is coordinated...

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Gwinnett County Board of Education Recognizes Meadowcreek High School State Soccer Champions

Jun 15, 2017

Our team joins the community, parents and Gwinnett County Board of Education in saluting these outstanding student athletes for their accomplishment of State Soccer Champions. Our team was honore...

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Our Team Participated Rides to Remember Supporting Sick & Injured Kids

Jun 12, 2017

Bryan truly had a great time Saturday participating in the 12th. Annual Rides To Remember Hosted by Ferrari Maserati Atlanta. The smiles this event brings to kids are priceless. View pictures. ...

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CSI preferred consultant to design Meadowcreek Cluster Schools Leadership Jackets

Jun 08, 2017

A picture speaks louder than a thousand words! We are so honored to have been chosen as the preferred vendor for the 2017-2018 Meadowcreek Cluster of Schools Leadership Sport Coats. Looking past ...

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Our team helps McDonald's build a culture of recognition.

Jun 08, 2017

Our team is honored to have been commissioned by Atlanta Region McDonald's working closely with the outstanding leadership team of Sharlene Smith and Valarie Williams deploying organizational perfo...

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Gwinnett County Public Schools Summer Leadership Conference 2017

Jun 08, 2017

We are appreciative for the opportunity to provide solutions for the GCPS Annual SLC. We approach opportunities in a unique way: 1. Agree on the objective. 2. Agree on the measure. 3. Agree on ...

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We help clients foster a culture of recognition

May 24, 2017

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." Dr. Maya Angelou Our team brings over 23 years of re...

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Shiloh Middle Closes The Year With Highlights

May 19, 2017

It was my pleasure to serve this year on the Shiloh Middle Community, Success & Impact Committee. I encourage business owners to engage and commit this upcoming school year to schools in Gwinnett ...

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Sweetwater Middle Recognizes Community Partners

May 19, 2017

Our team was honored to receive recognition as a business partner supporting teaching and learning by Principal Jay Nebel of Sweetwater Middle School. Sweetwater encourages community, families and...

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Shiloh Middle Community, Support and Impact Luncheon

May 18, 2017

The purpose of the Shiloh Middle School Community, Support and Impact Committee is to foster champions who advocate for teaching and learning by sharing 3 T's: Talent, Time and Treasure. Today's m...

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Louise Radloff Recognized by The Salvaltion Army of Gwinnett

May 13, 2017

Louise Radloff, who serves on the Gwinnett County Public Schools Board of Education representing District 5, was recognized Friday, May 12th by The Salvation Army of Gwinnett at the annual luncheon...

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CSI Salutes Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School Graduating Class of 2017

May 04, 2017

We are so proud of these students and encourage their continued education and exploration of career pathways. We would also like to salute our niece Kennedy Brown, who is also a student at Our Lad...

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How To Find The Right Business Partner

Apr 12, 2017

In today's blog, we share these insights from Elinor Robin, a mediator who's doctorate dissertation focused on the key factors of successful business partner relationships. ...

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Zoom Audio Flask

Apr 05, 2017

There are many applications for these high perceived value tumblers. Today, recognition is strategic and organizations which get recognition right understand recognition must be: 1. Meaningful 2...

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CSI Salutes Brookwood High School Orchestra

Mar 23, 2017

Our team salutes 33 Brookwood Orchestra Students for their hard work, practice and preparation for their performance in New York City at Carnegie Hall Friday Night. Additionally, we celebrate thos...

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CSI Salutes Shamira Pierson-Porter as GCPS Middle School Counselor Of The Year

Mar 22, 2017

Our team salutes Counselor Shamira Pierson-Porter, of Radloof Middle School in her recognition of Gwinnett County Public Schools Counselor Of The Year. Ms. Pierson-Porter understands the importanc...

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Seven Ways To Be A More Effective Leader.

Mar 22, 2017

Culture and Climate Most people typically don't like being on the receiving end of demands but we often have to take it, especially if this person is the boss. While there are some situations i...

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CSI Salutes Dr. Tommy T. Welch

Mar 21, 2017

Our team salutes Dr. Tommy T. Welch, Principal of Meadowcreek High School for his outstanding commitment to teaching and learning in Gwinnett County Public Schools. It's with great pride that our ...

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Wellness Strategy

Mar 01, 2017

How does your organization measure the cost of wellness or attendance? What is that measure worth to your organization if you can reduce significantly. Consider this cost effective 20 oz. Fruit B...

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7 Traits Of An Innovator

Feb 24, 2017

Seven Traits Of An Innovator by James Bertrand Innovation is critical to business. Why? Well, you can't just keep doing the same things over and over again, and expect increasingly better results...

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Desk Accessories Yield Results

Feb 24, 2017

Desk accessories are highly used in the workplace and consumer daily lifestyles. Consider our unique gallery of journals for your next recognition, branding or theme strategy of telling your story...

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Congratulations to Dr. Tommy T. Welch, Georgia Association Secondary Schools Principal of the Year

Feb 23, 2017

Our team would like to give a shout out to Meadowcreek High School Principal Dr. Tommy T. Welch for his selection as Georgia Association Secondary Schools Principal of the Year 2017-2018. Way to g...

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Luminate Stylus Pen

Feb 23, 2017

What options are available to promote your organizational message, brand, business metric or promotion at a cost under $3? Well, we have a solution using the Luminate Stylus Pen! The coup de gr...

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Stainless Tumblers Continue to Amaze!

Feb 21, 2017

Our team has delivered again earning a new Fortune 500 client. We were given the opportunity to solve a problem of promoting a message of safety to the distribution and logistics organization of th...

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