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Get Organized for the Holidays

Nov 29

The holidays are a time for family, friends, and fun. This is also a time of year when we have to organize our lives to make sure that everything gets done. It is important to stay organized during th...

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Why Socks Make a Great Gift and What to Consider When Buying Them

Nov 15

What are the Benefits of Wearing Fun, Branded Socks? Socks are an underappreciated accessory in the fashion world. They can be a simple way to add some personality to an outfit, or they can be a stat...

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The Ultimate Guide to Trade Show Booth Design and How to Make the Most of Your Booth

Oct 24

Why is a Trade Show Booth Important for Your Marketing Strategy? Trade shows are an excellent opportunity to meet new customers and make a big impression. A well-designed trade show booth is the perf...

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Showing Gratitude in the Workplace

Oct 10

With Thanksgiving around the corner, our thoughts turn to things we are grateful for in our lives. While we normally focus on the gratitude for the things we have in our personal lives, we tend to ...

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Promotional Product Ideas for Kids

Sep 26

To be a kid again..... When it comes to planning kid-friendly events for your business, incorporating promotional products that kids love will not only make kids squeal with excitement, you'll als...

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Showing Support for Breast Cancer Awareness in the Workplace

Sep 12

Each October, we bring light to a disease that kills up to 41,000 women each year. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Your organization can make a positive impact and awareness to a disease tha...

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Develop Brand Partnerships

Aug 25

Have you considered co-branding in your marketing strategy? What is co-branding or co-marketing? According to Sprout Social, co-marketing is a strategy that involves brands or organizations partnering...

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Employee Awards and Recognition

Aug 11

When it comes to employee recognition and engagement, incorporating an employee awards program substantially increases employee retention and a positive workplace. In an employee survey, done by O.C T...

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Back to School Spirit

Jul 28

It’s Back to School time, and that means students everywhere, from grade school to college, are ready to show their school spirit. How can your organization make back to school time a better exp...

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National Read a Book Day is September 6th

Jul 14

September 6th is a time for all book lovers to unite! Grab a book, and these cozy reading companions to make your reading experience even more zen. These items rank at the top of our list: Ember M...

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Ten Ways to Combat Boredom

Jun 28

During the entire month of July, it's National Anti-Boredom Month. This monthly observance encourages people to figure out what brings on bouts of boredom and ways to combat it. When you think of...

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5 Sign Ideas for Small Businesses

Jun 14

A sign is a vital part of your small business. You need to ensure that the first impression strangers get of your company is professional and inviting. When people find your storefront, they will deci...

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Planning a Company Spirit Week

May 26

Being in the office doing the same thing every day can be boring for employees, which might eventually lead to boredom and reduced productivity. There are different ways to engage your employees, lift...

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June is National Safety Month

May 13

Summer is here! Warmth and sunshine. Fun in the outdoors. Beaches, pools concerts and....accidents. In 1996, the National Safety Council (NSC) established June as National Safety Month in the United...

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Make the Most of Your Direct Mail Campaign with Promotional Products

Apr 21

Make the Most of Your Direct Mail Campaign with Promotional Products Although digital marketing has seemed to take the top spot when it comes to marketing these days, direct mail can still give...

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What Kinds of Files Do I Need for Printing?

Apr 21

"We'd like to place an order for 500 pens. Our logo is attached." Herein lies the problem. The attached logo is in jpeg format. Ordering branded merchandise for your business should be an easy proces...

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Marketing on a Budget

Mar 22

Marketing on a Budget We’ve all heard the old adage when it comes to marketing, “You have to spend money to make money.” With marketing being one of the single most important fac...

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Five Products to Help Your Team Adjust to Daylight Savings Time

Mar 01

Daylight Savings time. It's a time of excitement with anticipation of warmer weather, outdoor activities and MORE SUNLIGHT! But as much as we look forward to all of the benefits of Daylight Savings ti...

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Outerwear for the Win!

Feb 25

In a recent study done by the Advertising Specialty Institute, the 2022 ASI Ad Impressions Study, outwear was identified as the most influential promotional product for American consumers. Here are ...

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Unique National Days to Promote Your Business this Spring

Feb 17

Spring is coming soon! Bring on sunshine, flowers, and all of the newness that comes with spring. Is your business looking for fun ways to promote your brand? Things that are unique, but allow you add...

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The Experiential Food Gift Trend

Jan 31

Covid may have been a disruptor for many, but it did bring new vision and ideas to the promotional products industry. A few years ago, the Instagram "unboxing" trend hit social media and opened up the...

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Two Fun Gifts To Make Your Feet Happy

Jan 17

Feet don't get enough attention. We think it's time that changed. Your feet work tirelessly everyday and they deserve some appreciation! Custom shoes: there isn't a more unique way to attract clie...

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Family Knight in the Kitchen Ideas

Dec 20, 2021

If you're looking for a way to create lasting family memories, a weekly family cooking night is a great way to build memories and create a lasting tradition. It also teaches kids that cooking can be f...

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National App Day is December 11th

Dec 06, 2021

It’s no secret that we live in a digital world. We have come to heavily rely on the internet, our smartphones and mobile applications to guide us through our personal and business lives. From so...

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Promotional Products for American Education Week

Nov 15, 2021

Across the country, school district celebrate American Education Week the week prior to Thanksgiving. American Education Week is a week that promotes collaboration between parents and teachers. Many s...

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Winter Warm-Ups: Seven Items to Keep You Cozy This Season

Nov 05, 2021

When winter sets in and the days and nights are chilly, nothing is better than a cozy feeling. Bring your customers a warm cozy feeling this season with these warm winter promotional products. Sc...

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How to Use Promotional Bags to Boost Your Brand

Oct 15, 2021

If you are looking for one of the best ways to get your brand seen, have you considered using a bag? The promotional power that bags have is amazing. Did you know that bags with your logo get over 5,0...

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Business Email Etiquette: The Do’s and Don’ts

Oct 08, 2021

The current work and social environments are dominated by various forms of expression that shape your company's brand. How you express what you wish to communicate to your employees or consumers can m...

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Why You Should Encourage Employees to Get More Sleep

Sep 23, 2021

Lack of, or disrupted sleep causes a myriad of issues. From health related conditions to lack of productivity, your staffs' sleep habits can affect your business. What are some signs that employees mi...

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The History of Promotional Products

Sep 10, 2021

From concerts to trade shows to athletic events, promotional products are everywhere. Logo'd items have long been an amazing way to get brands seen in a fun, unique and economical way. But where did t...

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Forty Awesome Realtor Closing Gift Ideas

Aug 27, 2021

If you're a realtor, finding a closing gift for your buyers that is unique and speaks to their preferences can be challenging. When to comes to the perfect gift to thank your buyers, one side should n...

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Celebrating National Golf Month in August

Aug 13, 2021

National Golf Month is recognized each August. This is a wonderful opportunity for organizations to get out on the course, network, build relationships, and allows you to get outdoors. Here are some f...

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Why Packaging Matters

Jul 06, 2021

"Excellence is in the details. Give attention to the details and excellence will come" ~Perry Paxton Most brands today would do anything for instantaneous recognition. Think of famous brands like ...

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Hats for Every Style

Jun 22, 2021

There's a reason 69% of consumers own a promotional hat; they are useful and look great. Hats also pack a marketing punch: 85% of people recall the advertiser that have them a hat Promotional hea...

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Products Millennials Love

Jun 08, 2021

Millennials, aka Generation Y or Gen Y is typically anyone born between the years of 1981-1996. This generation is well known for their in-depth knowledge of the internet, social media and tech savvi...

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June is National Camping Month

May 26, 2021

June is the perfect time to pack up the gear and get outdoors since every June is designated National Camping Month. Whether you like to rough it or take along some modern conveniences, camping has be...

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Why Are Brand Boxes So Popular?

May 12, 2021

You have seen them everywhere: brand boxes and subscription boxes; everyone is on board....and for good reason! Are you curious as to why companies love this box trend and what is so special about it?...

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Five Goals You Need to Set For Your Business

Apr 26, 2021

Setting goals for your business can be one of the most significant things you can do for your business or organization. Whether you are a business owner or play a role in the overall success and profi...

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How to Build Loyalty With Your Audience

Apr 12, 2021

Creating a dedicated brand audience is an essential component in growing your business and spreading the word about your organization. Word of mouth marketing is one of the most cost-effective and inf...

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Celebrate Women's' History Month With These Gifts

Mar 24, 2021

Each year, during the month of March, we celebrate Women's History Month. Women's History month honors and acknowledges the accomplishments that women have made in the community and in the workplace. ...

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Get Custom

Mar 09, 2021

It goes without saying that most forward-thinking companies today are looking for a totally unique marketing message - a way to stand out among the vast sea of competitors. Brand awareness takes time,...

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Is Covering Your Webcam Important?

Feb 23, 2021

Like it or not, we live in an era of hackers. From bank accounts to websites, hackers have disrupted lives and businesses by accessing people's private data. Did you know that hackers can also access ...

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February is American Heart Month

Feb 09, 2021

Heart disease awareness is celebrated annually each February. The American Heart Association states that 80% of heart disease can be prevented, with changes to health and diet. Many companies tod...

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Decoration Method Guide

Jan 26, 2021

Gone are the days of simple one color screen printing. With the advances in decoration technology, it has launched the promotional products industry into an arena that allows your brand to stand out m...

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Is It Time for a New Logo?

Jan 12, 2021

Your logo is a representation of your business. A logo is a persuasive tool. A first impression. The design of your logo speaks to not only what you do, but what you represent. If you have taken a loo...

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National Thank You Card Day is December 26th

Dec 21, 2020

In today's world, it is more important than ever to show your gratitude and appreciation to your customers/clients. You may get many thank you's from your customers for the goods and services you prov...

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How To Keep Your Team Motivated in Winter

Dec 08, 2020

Managing a team of employees or coworkers requires commitment and dedication to your work, regardless of your position. If you are managing a team that is working remotely this winter or if you are st...

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How To Effectively Network In a Virtual Environment

Nov 24, 2020

Prior to the pandemic, people normally networked by meeting in-person over coffee or lunch, or meeting at various types of events. During the pandemic, however, virtual networking has become the norm,...

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Five Ways to Show Gratitude in Your Business

Nov 10, 2020

Building a culture of expressing gratitude in your business is a great way to continuously appreciate your clients and staff. When your clients feel appreciated for their loyalty, they are more likely...

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Five Reasons to Use Daily Planners

Oct 27, 2020

When you have a busy schedule that is constantly changing, it is important to keep track of all the tasks, meetings, and plans in your life. This can be quite difficult when you have a full day of act...

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Remote Teams: 7 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement

Oct 13, 2020

Remote Teams: 7 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement Managing a remote team may sound difficult at first, but you will easily be able to keep your employees engaged and motivated with the right t...

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8 Promotional Products to Win Game Day

Sep 22, 2020

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 tou...

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The Power of Promo: Why People Love Freebies

Sep 22, 2020

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

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Case Study: Make a Spectacle

Sep 22, 2020

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

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June is National Great Outdoors Month

May 26, 2020

June is National Great Outdoors Month. This month is a reminder to enjoy the beauty, wildlife, parks and lakes that the United States has to offer. Maybe you'll spend it camping with friends or family...

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Five Ways To Stay Safe In the Summer

May 19, 2020

Summer comes with warm days, sunshine and outdoor activities. But with those things also come some dangers like sunburn, heat related issues and injuries. It's important to take precautions so that yo...

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Why It's Important To Market During a Recession

May 12, 2020

During a recession, businesses and marketers are faced with challenging decisions, including how to forge ahead with a marketing plan in financially strained times. Recessions have been frequently k...

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Planning a Virtual Trade Show

May 05, 2020

Virtual trade shows are becoming increasingly popular with safer at home restrictions in place across much of the country. It is unknown when we will be able to gather in large group settings for the ...

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May is National BBQ Month

Apr 30, 2020

May is National BBQ Month! To pull off the ultimate backyard bbq, you're going to need more than just great food. Whether you're planning an intimate get-together with a handful of friends or a larg...

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Motivating Your Remote Workforce

Apr 28, 2020

Many employers have had to quickly change how the work and run their business in the face of the COVID-19 epidemic that spans the globe. Although there are a number of advantages to working remotely, ...

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How To Focus On Your Health as a Remote Worker

Apr 14, 2020

How To Focus On Your Health as a Remote Worker Working from home can be an amazing experience. When you work remotely, there is no rush hour traffic jam or water cooler gossip mongering. You&rsqu...

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Five Ways To Thank a Nurse: Nurses Week

Apr 07, 2020

Save one life, you're a hero. Save 100 lives, you're a nurse. Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6th-May 12th. The week is meant to recognize Nurses and the hard work they do within our heal...

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Four Ways To Avoid Distracted Driving

Mar 17, 2020

What is distracted driving? According to the AAA-Foundation for Traffic Safety, there are 3 main types of distracted driving; Visual, Manual and Cognitive. A manual distraction is anything that woul...

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March is National Umbrella Month

Mar 03, 2020

When it rains it pours they say! March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. The month of March can be an exciting build up to the nicer weather that lies ahead, but is also popularly know...

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The Importance of Taking Work Breaks

Feb 18, 2020

Did you know that only one in three Americans take daily work breaks? And that the average US worker works over 9.2 hours each day? AND...that taking short, regular breaks, as little as 1.5 minutes he...

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Three Top Employee Onboarding Gifts

Feb 04, 2020

When a new hire is made, it's an exciting time for both the company and new employee. Bringing on a new team member should be a strategic and memorable event for everyone involved. The impression you ...

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The Top Six Casino Promotional Products

Jan 21, 2020

At Andrew's Promotional Group, we understand the high demand for quality promotional products for the casino industry. Using branded merchandise in your casino can help promote events, drive contest p...

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Five Reasons To Buy USA Made Products

Jan 07, 2020

Buying USA made goods is vital to our country for a myriad of reasons. Purchasing USA made goods helps build our economy and the job opportunities for American workers. Below are five significant re...

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The Eight Most Popular Product Decoration Methods

Dec 23, 2019

When it comes to product decoration methods, it's not a one size fits all approach. There are numerous ways to decorate a product and the method can vary greatly based on the material and shape of the...

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Self Care Style

Dec 10, 2019

These days, having a good work-life balance is more than simply a perk. Collecting what is important in our lives and to our wellbeing is no longer something that you have to earn…it’s be...

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Ten Office Holiday Celebration Ideas

Nov 26, 2019

Planning the office Christmas party this year and running dry on fun and unique ideas that will cover all of the different personality types in your office? The holiday office party is a staple in in ...

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The 20 Best Quotes About Being Thankful

Nov 12, 2019

Thanksgiving is a time that we normally express gratitude for the people and experiences that have touched our lives in the last year. Extending gratitude and thanks to others in our lives not only ca...

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Top 7 Corporate Holiday Gift Ideas

Oct 29, 2019

The age old corporate holiday dilemma: what gifts to give your clients this year? And let's not use the "F" word....FRUITCAKE! A corporate gift should be in line with your brand, your message and of...

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Five Stand Out Ways To Thank Your Customers

Oct 15, 2019

The holidays are a common time for businesses to reflect on the successes we had during the year and to take time to thank your lifeline-your customers-for their loyalty and support. Showing apprecia...

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Five Halloween Safety Tips for Our Little Ghouls and Goblins

Sep 30, 2019

Halloween is right around the corner and our little ghouls and goblins can't wait to get out, run amok and ring hundreds of doorbells to collect candy and trinkets. It's a night full of fun and festiv...

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Ways To Make Your Workplace More Green

Sep 17, 2019

Each year, more than 250 million tons of trash is discarded. Of that 254 million tons, just about 34% of the 254 million tons of trash actually gets recycled. There are hundreds of things you can do t...

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10 Housewarming Gift Ideas For Realtors

Sep 03, 2019

Buying a new home is both an exciting and challenging time for both the buyer and the realtor. As a realtor, when all the papers have been signed and it's time for the buyer to finally move in, offer...

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4 Ways to Stand Out at a Trade Show

Aug 20, 2019

Being recognized at a trade show can be difficult when you are surrounded by hundreds, something thousands of other vendors vying for the attention of the trade show attendees. There are a few key thi...

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Five Ways to Celebrate August's National Wellness Month

Aug 06, 2019

During the month of August, National Wellness Month focuses on health-care, self-care, lowering stress and promoting healthy habits. With the weather being at it's optimal, August is a great month to ...

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10 Back to School Event Ideas

Jul 23, 2019

Use these 10 awesome and fun back to school event ideas to bring families, teachers and the community together before school ins back in full swing! Carnival with centers and games Add some f...

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6 Tips for Choosing the Best Sunglasses

Jul 09, 2019

During the summer months, temperatures increase and we all become very aware of the sun’s impact on our lives. We are adamant about putting on sunscreen to protect our skin from harmful rays, bu...

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10 Employee Engagement Ideas That Your Team Will Love

Jun 25, 2019

It's no surprise that employee engagement is at the top of HR Departments priorities. Employee turnover is expensive. Turnover can suck a company dry of its resources and finances. Ho do you reduce em...

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Reef-Safe Products

Jun 11, 2019

"Last May Hawaii’s state legislature passed a bill that prevents the sale of chemical sunscreens that not only cause harm to your body, but have been linked to coral bleaching. Senate Bill 2571 ...

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7 Essentials for an Unbeatable Tailgate!

May 21, 2019

Are you looking to take your parking lot party to the next level? Well, we have you covered with some awesome tailgating essentials that will be sure to keep the fun going and the crowd entertained. ...

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The Five Most Awesome Rainy Day Activities

May 14, 2019

With Spring comes warmer weather, budding trees and shining sun. But we know all too well, that Spring also means wet, dreary, rainy days. But don't fret, because we have you covered with some great ...

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5 Steps To a Successful Golf Event

Apr 30, 2019

There are many factors involved in pulling off a successful golf tournament or golf charity event. Many details need to be arranged far in advance of your tournament. By implementing these five steps ...

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8 Corporate Gifts for Your Employees

Apr 13, 2019

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

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

Mar 30, 2019

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 little e...

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Case Study: What Does Your Phone Stand For?

Mar 15, 2019

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 in ...

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7 Promotional Products For Those On the Go

Mar 01, 2019

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 for...

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Case Study: Happy to Hang Around

Feb 15, 2019

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 appoint...

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10 Must-Have Tech Products and Accessories

Feb 01, 2019

If you want to give your brand a modern and fresh new identity try throwing some cutting-edge tech gadgets into your marketing mix. The wave of wireless charging options, portable speakers, and wearab...

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9 Promotional Products for Tech Wizards

Jan 18, 2019

Did you know that American consumers own, on average, at least three connected devices? Add your logo to these top tech accessories and your company will become a part of your customers’ daily l...

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Branding 101: What Makes a Brand Powerful

Jan 04, 2019

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, and t...

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7 Ways to Instantly Make Your Website More User-Friendly

Dec 21, 2018

With more and more people preferring to conduct business exclusively online, a user-friendly website isn’t just desirable, it’s required if you want to be successful. These seven tips will...

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Drive Traffic with these 6 Trade Show Ideas

Dec 07, 2018

Tradeshows are important opportunities for your company to reach out to customers and prospects face-to-face and make lasting impressions. Make sure you’re prepared with the proper supplies to e...

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10 Promo Products for Auto-Lovers

Nov 13, 2018

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 wor...

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6 High-Tech Promotional Products

Nov 13, 2018

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&rsquo...

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How to Gain Inspiration in 5 Minutes

Nov 08, 2018

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

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Top 7 Things to Watch Out for When Buying Decorated Clothing

Apr 03, 2018

The process of buying embroidered or other decorated clothing for your company can be overwhelming and stressful. We put together a few of our best lessons on how to make sure everyone loves their new...

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New, Tougher Cell Phone Driving Law Coming in July

May 23, 2017

Starting in July, Washington will have a new, tougher, cell phone driving law. No longer will drivers be legally able to text, use facebook, or hold an electronic device in their hand, even while stop...

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