How We drive Ourselves Forward

Printed Tea Towels – Grouse or Shouse?

picture of a tea towel used for promotional purposesOne good thing about getting old will be freedom from the shackles of work and all that continuous expectation to generate income – it’s quite exhausting thinking about how we constantly drive ourselves forward, usually to feed tiny mouths, then larger, Gannet sized mouths then bed and board for older chicks before finally persuading them that inner city living is chic and cool. Continue reading

Going Slightly Potty

Get Greenfingers with Promotional Seedpots

image of promo seed potsPoint of Difference: “going slightly potty” is quite different to “I go potty”, as is “I’m going to get promotional seedpots“… Let’s assume the later is on your mind – and consider some of the benefits coming to those who decide to invest in old, arable technology! Continue reading

Do You Get it?

Getting the Hang of Corporate iPad Stands

picture of a corporate iPAD stand for promotional purposesWell, haven’t we arrived?! NOT only do we have at our disposal fantastic digtal tablets but we have now graduated onto promotional corporate ipad stands replete with attractive branding and courtesy of our generous and clever boss-cocky, a killer 2 for 1 price deal! Continue reading

Under a Dark Blue Haze

Blow up a Promotional Balloon or Two

promo balloons pictureT’is the Season for Office Parties soon. And also trade show time. The one thing I like to promote is getting as much bang-per-buck from every promotional item. If you’re buying promotional balloons for a trade show or event, you certainly don’t want to under-cater. Then, what do you do with the leftovers? Throw a party! Well, not immediately but a glut of promo balloons makes for an ideal party booster, especially when colleagues’ kids are in tow. Continue reading

The Secret Life of Dad

Promotional Clocks – Marking a third of our Lives

picture of a custom promotional clockAs the sole male in my house, I live a life that is strangely immersed yet distinct from my family. There are discussions I am not aware of, and deals and arrangements that do not include me. Does that sound bad? Like I’ve been excluded from the bossom of my kith and kin? Continue reading

Don’t you just love gizmos?

Small Promotional Speakers – Grab Your Client’s Attention

small promotional speakersAs a child I was fascinated by a “cow in a can” that my Aunt gave me as a present. You shook the can and it brayed like a dairy cow. Technology like that was innovative in the 70’s but these days, we have to be a little more creative to catch kids’ attention. Continue reading

Nothing is Sacrosanct Anymore

Promotional Wallet – it’s all about the Money

When I first started working in promotional products, the last item I imagined selling would be the promotional wallet. Is nothing sacrosanct and safe from the constant push to print and embroider everything that moves? No, and that’s a good thing for all of us. It’s the quirky, odd, unusual promotional products that gain the highest retention and usage. Continue reading