Promotional gifts have been used as a supplemental advertising tool for ages.
There are many types of items that can be used in conjunction with any advertising campaign that your business, club or charity utilises. The promotional gift is traditionally decorated with the name and contact information of ia company,spreading the message to all that use it. In this article, some of the most popular items of 2010 will be discussed.
Promotional plastic pens are by far the most common promotional item handed out. They are inexpensive and can advertise your brand for months, even years. The promotional pen works well as a giveaway item due to its ability to keep your brand on the mind of not only one user, but several, since it is not uncommon for a promotional pen to change hands up to nine times in it’s lifespan.
The past couple of years have been difficult for many businesses. These low cost promotional items have helped a lot of companies stay in touch with their important customers.
Promotional Fridge Magnets
The promotional fridge magnet works well as a promotional gift because of its simplicity. A promotional fridge magnet will usually be slapped on the fridge door as soon as it gets home, serving as a tool to hold notes and pictures while it broadcasts your brand. The logo printed fridge magnet can be made in virtually any shape and decorated tastefully with text and pictures that represent your organisation. Every time someone goes for a snack they will be reminded of your outfit.
In difficult times, you want a promotional item that is low cost yet will continue to promote your brand for a long time. When was the last time you took a fridge magnet off your fridge to throw away?
Promotional Key Rings
The logo printed key ring is a very affordable promotional gift that has the potential for daily use. The promotional key ring can be made from several different materials and shaped to represent your business. An attractive and comfortable promotional key ring has the potential to advertise your brand each time a door is unlocked or a car is started, and can do so for many years.
Their low cost and usefulness have kept promotional key rings in the top selling promotional gifts category for many years.
Promotional Stress Toys
By far one of the most popular and unique logo printed gifts, the custom stress ball is always a welcome promotional gift for its recipient. The stress ball is another item that can be truly personalised to represent your business. The promotional stress toy is available in hundreds of standard shapes and colours, and can also be custom made to represent a unique item or company logo. The custom stress ball is normally held on to for a very long time and often displayed in the workplace, maximising your brand’s exposure.
Not the cheapest promotional item available, but promotional mugs are another high-impact promotional gift. Unlike some other promotional products, a promotional mug is not likely to be stuffed in a drawer and forgotten about. Practically everyone uses mugs daily for coffee, tea or cocoa and your promotional mug can be the one your clients use for years. Promotional mugs can be imprinted on both the inside and out and share your message with each sip.
Now that you have been introduced to some of the many promotional gifts available to you it is wise to keep one word in mind when choosing which promotional product you want to represent your brand- useful.
For a promotional gift to live up to its full potential it must be an item that gets frequent use. The more your promotional item is used the more exposure your business, charity or club gets.