Medical / 13.12.2016

As of November 2016, 28 states and D.C. have legalized medical marijuana. The list of medical uses for this natural plant is impressive. From reducing nausea in cancer patients to helping treat autoimmune diseases, this not-so-new remedy is a miracle treatment for many people. Whether you are on-board with the legalization of medical marijuana or not, this industry is here to stay as evidenced by it being legal now in over the half of the states in the U.S. Overall, legal marijuana sales hit $5.4 Billion in 2015 and projected to reach $6.7 Billion in 2016. promotional-grinder-cardsIf you want to reach buyers of medical marijuana to promote your business, you have to promote yourself in a way with which they will relate. That's why custom grinder cards are a great promotional item to give away and piggyback on this explosive industry. Grinder cards are stainless steel cards that easily fit in a credit card slot in your wallet. These cards are laser etched with your logo in a grinder pattern so the buds of cannabis can be finely ground to prepare for smoking.
Promotional Product Ideas, Seasonal and Holiday / 03.10.2016

Top Selling Promotional Products in October October is a very active month for events and promotions. Fall activities really ramp up to start the holiday season. There are also many recognition and awareness events during October, such as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Fire Prevention Week, American Pharmacists Month, Boss's Day, and many more. Below you'll find the top selling promotional items during the month of October to promote your business, event, or cause!

Top October Promotional Products

Medical, Promotional Product Ideas / 03.11.2015

Flu Prevention Promotional Items - Hand SanitizerThe start date of flu season varies each year; however, it typically peaks in the U.S. between December and February. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that everyone 6 months and older should receive an annual flu vaccine, unless other underlying medical issues are present. Those with the highest risk of serious complications from influenza are children younger than 2 years and adults over 65 years of age as well as pregnant women and those with immune system diseases. There were 3,697 known deaths from the Flu in 2013. Only about 50% of children (6 months to 17 years) received the flu vaccine in the past 12 months, For adults, only slightly more than 30% of adults (18 to 49 years) have received the vaccination. Since there are so
Promotional Product News / 04.09.2015

UPS Holiday Schedule 2015 for promotional productsWhen buying promotional products, shipping transit time is a critical factor. When timing is down to the day of your event, you must account for upcoming holidays when UPS doesn't make deliveries. Below you will find the UPS end of year 2015 holiday schedule, so you will know to add an extra day or two to your orders. This means, you must order a few days in advance if you are waiting until the last minute to order your promos.

UPS Holiday Schedule 2015

School Spirit Items, Sports & Outdoor / 07.11.2014

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Seasonal and Holiday / 05.11.2014

Veterans Day GiveawaysWhat is Veterans Day and why should we celebrate it? Veterans Day is celebrated on November 11 of each year. This day of celebration is not to be confused with Memorial Day, which often is by many Americans. Veterans Day honors all of our past veterans; whereas, Memorial Day is to honor past and active duty military. Therefore, when celebrating Veterans Day, we should focus on honoring those who served in the past, for what the holiday is intended. Don't worry, active duty, your day will come in May. We need to realized the sacrifices that our veterans made for our country, many of whom never saw it as a sacrifice, but rather as a duty to protect our country. As a business owner or marketing directory, you can promote Veterans Day through your business and honor our veterans who have protected our country. When promoting Veterans Day, handing out patriotic promotional items is one of the easiest ways to promote awareness. Of course, another easy and great way to to thank any veterans you come in contact with on that day (or any other day for that matter). Here is an amazing display of U.S. citizens honoring a WWII veteran during an 8K run. What a great
School Spirit Items / 26.09.2014

College basketball starts in late November and many high school basketball seasons begin in early November, so it's time to order your thundersticks early to save money and make sure you receive them in time for the start of your season. These ever-popular stadium noisemakers go by many different names, includes thunderstix, BamBams, and just the plain English spelling "thundersticks." However, they are all very similar and essentially the same (except for our domestically printed thundersticks, which are reusable). There are; however, many different styles to choose from as shown below. Also, production time can vary depending on which ones you choose. The longer production time...the cheaper the price. So plan ahead and order early to get more "bang" for your buck!

Types of Thundersticks

Thundersticks printed in the USA Reusable Thundersticks These are printed in the USA, so they can typically be produced in about 1 week. Also, a 48 hour rush is available for these top-selling thundersticks. If you need them quickly, this is your best option. Choose from 8 different colors. These have a valve similar to a beach ball or a pool raft for easy inflation and deflation. They can be used game after game all season. There is only a 100 pair minimum, so these are great options for selling in your school booster club to raise money for your team or your organization.
  Traditional BamBams Traditional BamBams These are the traditional BamBams with no frills. If you are looking for a loud noisemaker with a low price point, these is your best choice. These start off white and can be printed any custom color that you want. Only 100 pair minimum order. Depending on your time frame and budget, choose from 3 different production speeds and save yourself a little money if you can order early! 9 Week Traditional BamBams  5 Week Traditional BamBams  3 Week Traditional BamBams
LED Light-Up BamBams Light-Up BamBams These noisemakers are great for indoor stadiums with a planned black-out time during a game. They are also great for the fan sections of your arena that are fairly dark. These have LED bulbs that illuminate the thundersticks to create a fun spirit item for your team. These light up options are great to really make your logo stand out for additional recognition. 9 Week Light-Up BamBams  5 Week Light-Up BamBams  3 Week Light-Up BamBams