Articles about promotional merchandise


Six Simple Steps for Building a Referral Program That Works

Last updated: 08/15/2018

Brand evangelists and word-of-mouth marketing have been around for centuries–they just spread the word differently than in days gone by. In today’s digital age, referral...

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Back Story: A Brief History of the Fanny Pack

Last updated: 08/15/2018

By now it’s no secret that the fanny pack, the most scorned member of the handbag family, has been experiencing a massive resurgence this year. Spotted during Fashion Week on...

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Coachella Abounds With Promo Products, Branded Merchandise

Last updated: 08/15/2018

Coachella is in full swing. And, not surprisingly for one of the U.S.’s biggest and most successful music festivals, there’s a profusion of festival and artist-branded...

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New Promotional Items: Stay on Trend with Speckled Drinkware

Last updated: 08/15/2018

Glitter and polka dots were popular trends in their heyday. During the Prohibition Era, flappers wore flashy sequins while dancing the Charleston. In the 50s, it was all about...

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Can You Create a Need for Promotional Products?

Last updated: 08/15/2018

Most experienced salespeople are at least somewhat familiar with the idea of selling to a client’s needs. So how do you do that when prospects feel like they don’t have a need...

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Custom Wine Glass with Light Unique & Effective Marketing Gift

Last updated: 08/15/2018

Check out this beautifully-designed custom wine glass with light. If you’re thinking of wonderful marketing gifts for Christmas next year, then this customizable decorative wine...

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PPAI’s Sold-Out 2018 SPARK Conference Indicative Of Changing Demographics

Last updated: 08/15/2018

Registration for the 2018 PPAI SPARK Conference, July 19-21 in Nashville, Tennessee, has sold out—13 weeks in advance. Now in its second year, the event’s rapid adoption points...

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Measuring Email Effectiveness - DistributorCentral

Last updated: 08/15/2018

B2B email marketing continues to be the most popular and quickest return on your investment.  Not only is it one of the least expensive advertising channels, but it also gives...

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Top 2018 Promotional Product Trends to Follow This Year

Last updated: 08/15/2018

New year, new promotional product trends! This is one of my favorite articles to write each year, because it allows me to look back at how the industry has changed and make...

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This Man Has Collected 15,700 Promotional Golf Balls - Promo Marketing

Last updated: 08/15/2018

One could certainly say, and make a horrible pun in the process, that Don Thompson has an eagle eye for finding noteworthy golf balls. With approximately 15,700 of the dimpled...

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