Pick a Sport

Promotional Golf Supplies

promo golf accessoriesIn a conversation earlier with our resident New Zealander Sales Guru, Will, I asked him to name a sport…“any sport Will”. “Eh, sorry Bro, like a ball sport? Track and field? Water Sport…..”. “well, it could be any of those Will, you choose”. The conversation went on in a similar vein for a couple of minutes until our great sales sage offered “Golf”. Thank goodness for that, something definitive at last! 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

Nothing Less than Fine Bone China

Promotional Paper Cups over China

promo paper-cupA century ago, people would’ve scoffed at the prospect of drinking from a promotional paper cup (or paper cup of any description!). Mind you, walking on the moon and journeying to the bottom of the ocean were also pie in the sky endeavours. But filling a vessel made of paper and not expecting a soaking was beyond their thinking. Even as a child, I remember my grandparents refusing to drink tea from anything less than a fine bone china mug, such was their entrenched attitude. Continue reading

Bittersweet Fathers’ Day

Trilby Hats Bridging the Promotional Headwear Generations

picture of promotional headwear with embroidered logoFather’s day was bittersweet round my house yesterday. Having lost my own father last year, I faced a day without contemplating my own loss, assuming that it was just me, the lone Dad in our nuclear family.

I didn’t have to buy a card, gift or make a phone call, and that was great, huh? Well, not really. Continue reading

Save the Planet and Look Great!

Stitch up the Planet With Environmental Clothing

An Eco friendly JacketBack in the 80’s when environmentally considerate clothing started to hit the market, consumers were as naive as retailers and it occupied a very small market segment.
Today, we live in an informed society where eco clothing sells in much larger numbers than before – it’s now a considered part of any mainstream outlet’s inventory. 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

Lovely Jubbly…Gov

Jamie Oliver Apron – Premium Business Gifts

jamie olivers apron and kitchen glove setThere’s something infectious about Jamie Oliver and the way he’s become a household name in Australia. Who would have thought a kid from Essex with a “bit of a gob’ on him would have prime time TV slots and deals with our supermarkets who sell his produce, not to mention the bookstores flogging his latest cookery books throughout the year.

Like ‘im or ‘ate ‘im, ‘e’s a success! Continue reading