Halloween, Marketing, Promotional Product Ideas, Seasonal and Holiday / 09.09.2015

Halloween Marketing IdeasWhenever you can piggyback your business marketing with popular holidays such as Halloween, you can greatly increase your sales with minimal effort. Halloween is certainly one of the more popular holidays that is loved by both children and adults. In fact, this "holiday" is so popular that consumers spend nearly $7 billion dollars on Halloween-related items. That's a big number that I'm sure you want a piece of during the month of October. That breaks down to about $72 per American. Now time for a little math...multiply the number of customers you have by $72. I'm sure that number is motivating to you! Much of the Halloween expenditure goes towards costumes, candy, and decorations. If you sell any of these items, you'll definitely want to market your business during the Halloween selling season through sales and events at your store and promotional giveaways. However, even if your business has nothing to do with selling Halloween items, you can still promote your business for this fun day. Everyone who goes trick or treating needs a candy bag, so why not proudly display your logo on personalized trick or treat bags?

10 ideas how you can promote your business during Halloween using personalized Halloween bags with your company logo.

Halloween, Seasonal and Holiday, Trendy Tuesday / 25.08.2015

Trendy Tuesday - Reflective, Reusable Halloween Bags

Non-Woven Polypropylene Bags With Reflective Strips

Halloween is only a few months away, but you can start using this popular holiday to promote your business near the beginning of October. With Halloween comes trick or treating, so promoting safety while trick or treating is always a great goal for your marketing. These bags are not only reusable as grocery bags or tote bags, but they also have reflective strips to increase visibility at night. See the video below to see how well they work! Be Trendy and give away Halloween bags that are different than the standard ones all your competitors are giving away. Reflective Halloween Trick or Treat Bags
Halloween, Seasonal and Holiday / 31.10.2014

Halloween Safety Tips and StatisticsHalloween is a fun celebration that is observed by millions of American children (and adults) each year. In fact, according to Forbes, Halloween has become so popular that over $6.9 billion will be spent on Halloween costumes, candy, greeting cards, Halloween promotional items, decorations, trick or treat bags, and other Halloween related products. Because of the popularity of this holiday, it is one that you can't afford for your business to NOT be involved. So why not promote BOTH your company and Halloween trick or treating safety at the same time? Below you will find some general trick or treating safety tips and statistics that you can use for your Halloween marketing and promotions. Additionally, below you will find some Halloween-related promotional items that are great for your Halloween promotions.

Trick or Treating Safety Tips

  • Wear some kind of reflective clothing or use reflective safety strips to increase your visibility.
  • Carry a flashlight and USE IT!
  • Avoid wearing Halloween masks while trick or treating that impede vision.
  • Make sure that your costumes are flame-retardant or flame-resistant.
  • Avoid trick or treating in dark areas and areas with heavy motor vehicle traffic.
  • Ensure that your children are accompanied by a responsible and trustworthy adult while trick or treating.
  • Inspect all Halloween candy that your children receive before allowing them to eat it.
  • Watch out from small, hard candy that can be a choking hazard for small children.
  • Trick or treat in larger groups to increase your visibility at night.

Halloween Statistics

  • Consumers in the U.S. spent over $6.9 billion on Halloween last year.
  • Last year, more money was spent on Adult Halloween costumes than on costumes for children: $1.22 billion vs. $1.04 billion.
  • 49% of marketers launch campaigns specifically for Halloween. Don't foolishly be in the 51% who did nothing.
  • 158 million participate in observing and celebrating Halloween.
  • The average consumer celebrating Halloween spends about $75 on costumers, candy, and decorations.
  • $360 million will be spent on Halloween greeting cards.