Trend Watch: Desk Calendars

“What’s trending?” It’s one of the most common questions our Account Executives are asked, and it’s a question we love to answer. We utilize the latest research to connect you with promotional products that reflect what’s popular online, in stores, and on the street.

In 2019 we’ve seen the rising popularity of Marie Kondo and her method of simplifying and organizing your room by simply asking, “what sparks joy?” This trend of an organization has rippled out across industries and areas of life, inspiring people to become more organized and efficient beyond home storage.

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Unboxing the HALO Inbox: Q2 Spring Edition

The HALO inbox is a quarterly mailing similar to popular subscription mail programs that are directed to specific target audiences, such as Birchbox, Dollar Shave Club, Ipsy, and FabFitFun.

Each quarter, the HALO inbox features a different theme along with a customized box, product information card, and 4-5 promotional products that match the theme. This mailer is a great opportunity to get a taste of some of the trendiest promos in the industry. The second quarter’s theme focused on eco-friendly products that don’t sacrifice style.

Without further hesitation, let’s take a look and see what’s inside:

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Why Folding Chairs Are Great Promotional Products

Certain promos get all the limelight when brands are deciding what promotional items to use in their next campaign. Tote bags and hats have demonstrable benefits, but there are many other low-cost promos that will make your brand stand out and connect with potential customers.

One useful and popular promotional product for the spring and summer months is a personalized folding chair. Here are the top reasons why we recommend folding chairs for small businesses and big brands in several distinct industries:

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How Many Promotional Products Should I Order?

When it comes to ordering promotional items, quantifying your expectations is key to making your budget stretch as far as possible. You can save even more on quality promos by ordering in bulk quantities, ensuring you don’t run out of giveaways at your next trade show. You also don’t want to end up with 200 more umbrellas than you would ever need and finding your company eating the cost.

Unfortunately, there is no magic formula to tell you exactly how many promotional products you should order for your next round of marketing efforts. Instead, follow our guidelines to get a handle on basic numbers so you can order with confidence.

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5 Reasons for Breweries to Use Promotional Products in Their Marketing Strategy

Craft beer is booming  and is showing no signs of slowing down in the United States. While this is theoretically good news for breweries, it also means that competition is fierce — as of last year there are more than 6,300 breweries in the country. Over 2,500 breweries opened in the last three years.

With this influx of supply in the market, it is crucial for your brewery to generate impressions and make an impact on consumers. Your marketing strategy, even with a modest budget, should reach potential buyers in your area and create a favorable impression of your brand.

Here are the top five reasons why you should incorporate beer promotional items into your upcoming marketing efforts:

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