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Beyond PPE: 6 Feel-Good Promo Products for Hospitals

2 days ago

Although 2020 has been over-saturated with PPE products, hospitals and medical offices still seek other promo product ideas (beyond PPE) to pass out to patients, nurses, and visitors.   Whether ...

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6 Purr-fect Products for Keeping Pets Occupied at Home

Nov 16

Pet owners who have been working from home over the past few months have had their hands full. Juggling work along with dogs or cats requires attention, and many pets have likely adjusted to having th...

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5 Ways to Be Healthier in 2 Minutes or Less

Nov 08

Most people would agree that improving their health is important to them. But when it comes to making big life changes to accommodate a healthier lifestyle, who has the time? While we may not always b...

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Case Study: Keeping Colds at Bay, One Spritz at a Time

Nov 01

  Keeping Colds at Bay, One Spritz at a Time Organization High School Product Featured Spray Hand Sanitizer Goal of Promotion To promote good health for the winter season Description of C...

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How One Hour Can Determine Your Success

Oct 25

After working a long, tiring day, all you want to do is plop down on the sofa and watch TV. The thought of laying on the couch spending hours of mindless activity is tempting to most. In fact, the ave...

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Case Study: I've Got You Covered

Oct 18

Description: Chenille BlanketIndustry: Health Care / PharmaceuticalWhat it was purchased for: A local hospital needed blankets to hand out to children who were currently patients that they could take ...

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5 Essential Ways to Create Customers for Life

Oct 12

Every employee of Eastlake, OH-based wholesale printer Blue Moon Promotional Inc. is involved in providing their customers with exemplary customer service and CEO, Pierre John Jamnicky, make...

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Case Study: Lunchtime Appreciation

Oct 10

Description: ID Lunch BagIndustry: Health Care / PharmaceuticalWhat it was purchased for: A hospital wanted a unisex item to give out for Nurses Week. Since most of the nursing staff brought their lun...

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5 Quick Pick-Me-Ups You Can Send Your Employees at Home Right Now

Oct 03

Show your staff some much needed appreciation while they work from home with these inexpensive and mailable products. While many people are getting used to the “new normal” of working fro...

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6 Fun Products for Keeping Kids Occupied at Home

Sep 26

Since the coronavirus outbreak has forced many schools and daycares to close, millions of children are experiencing a major disruption in their daily lives. Parents working from home may be struggling...

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5 Promo Products for the Stay-at-Home Worker

Sep 19

Working from home has become the norm these days. It’s also becoming increasingly difficult to separate our professional lives from our personal lives. From trying to make deadlines, cooking din...

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Healthcare Marketing: The Complete Guide for 2020

Sep 14

According to a CDW Healthcare survey, more than 70% of the respondents said that they would like to receive virtual healthcare visits and advice. Almost 90% want easy access to their medical records.&...

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Why You Should Be Having More Fun at Work

Sep 11

In the past, the words “work” and “fun” were two very different concepts that could never be caught in the same sentence. The old school rationale taught us that if you are enj...

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TikTok Lets Users Sell Branded Merchandise Directly in App

Sep 05

TikTok partnered with Teespring for the merchandising platform, allowing content creators to design their own merchandise and let fans buy it directly on the app. This is a first for TikTok, but not n...

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Case Study: A Prom Ticket Keepsake

Sep 04

  A Prom Ticket Keepsake   Organization High School                                      ...

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How to Get the Best ROI From Your Holiday Food Gift Program

Aug 30

When you give a gift, you're giving an experience. Giving your recipients the best possible experience will boost your ROI and ensure that your gift and brand will be remembered positively long after ...

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How To Create Virtual Hallway Conversations

Aug 30

In a pre-COVID world, you could step into someone’s office or swivel in your chair to chat with a colleague on a new initiative or follow up with a sales rep on your team. These days, with many ...

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Why is Breast Cancer Awareness so Important?

Aug 28

Every October, you likely see a wealth of information about breast cancer. And that is a good thing. Awareness surrounding breast cancer is incredibly important as early detection, often through scree...

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11 Promo Products for an Active Lifestyle

Aug 28

Take your corporate match to the next level! From team building sporting events to company-wide marathons, your customized products guarantee you beat the competition. Below is a list of 11 sports-mi...

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FDA Issues Reiterates Warning About Hand Sanitizers

Aug 27

There has been an increase on alcohol-based hand sanitizers due to deficient components.  Check the full article here: https://www.asicentral.com/news/newsletters/promogram/august-2020/fda-...

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10 Highly Effective Ways to Motivate Employees during COVID 19 Pandemic

Aug 24

We are going through stressfull times, and that is why it's more important than ever to connect with our employees. If you've tried different incentives and still observe low motivation levels, you're...

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6 Genius Healthcare Marketing Ideas to Grow Your Practice

Aug 24

  The best marketing for healthcare practices starts with a strategy to build up a name in your local community.   How can this be done online?   Here are some great ideas to get...

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Work Hard, Play Harder: 6 Promotional Products to Promote a Healthy Lifestyle

Aug 20

  Whether you’re playing a team sport, working out, running a marathon, or going to the game, these promotional products are built to fit any active lifestyle! Add your logo to any of thes...

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3 Things Every Busy Professional Needs

Aug 13

If there’s one thing we never have enough of, it’s time. We haven’t quite figured out a way to freeze time yet, but we have found ways to save it. If you’re a busy professional...

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How to Gain Inspiration in 5 Minutes

Aug 06

People demand a lot of creativity from professionals these days. We live in an era of media overload, where viral video marketing and colorful infographics have become accepted means to engage an audi...

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Case Study: Good Deeds for Kids in Need

Jul 29

Item: Landscape Mesh Tote Purpose: Fundraising Gala gift bag Audience: Kids in Need Foundation supporters The Kids in Need Foundation Gala is one of the organization’s largest fundraising eve...

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Case Study: Info in a Flash

Jul 22

Item: 8GB Custom USB 2.0 Flash Drive Purpose: Provide information about the school and programs Audience: Students and prospective students A community college was looking for a unique way to distr...

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5 Promotional Products for School That Are 2 Cool 2-B 4-Got-N

Jul 15

Each school year, millions of students hit the books, shoot some hoops, and work hard to bring home that golden 4.0 GPA. Sometimes, the best way to promote your brand is by supporting the students in ...

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Take it To-Go: 8 Restaurant Takeout Essentials

Jul 08

The way restaurant patrons experience dining out has changed immensely since coronavirus cases have begun popping up in the U.S. Restaurants that were once packed to the brim with happy diners are now...

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How Promo Products Can Make a Lasting Impression

Jul 01

How would you describe your company in 30 seconds?  This common sales technique is known as an elevator pitch, and the goal is to captivate the attention of your potential clients and explain ho...

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Case Study: Do the Wave

Jun 23

Market: SchoolObjective: A school’s athletic program was struggling to pay for recurring expenses. Game attendance had dropped over the previous year, and alumni attendance was weak. The schoo...

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7 Ways to Take Advantage of Your Lunch Break

Jun 16

Taking a lunch break is important. It’s a time when you can step away from your computer and have a little “me” time. Your lunch break should be a time when you can unplug and stop t...

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How to Manage the Workload of a Leader

Jun 09

We all have a superstar in the office. They’re the ones who get all their work done before the deadline, befriend everyone in the office, manage an entire team, and still make it to the gym ever...

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5 Easy Ways to Achieve a Positive Outlook

Jun 02

One of the most powerful things you can do to set yourself up for success is practice the art of positive thinking. It's easy to let the struggles of everyday life control your attitude. But by practi...

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Yes, There's a Difference: Everything You Need to Know About Pens

May 24

Even as much of our world goes digital and paperless, the pen remains an essential tool in both office and home life. With so many different types of pens, choosing the “write” one can be ...

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5 Healthy Tips for Business Trips

May 17

So, you’re traveling for work again. There are only 365 days in the year, can you recall how many days you’ve been on the road? It doesn’t matter if you are traveling internationall...

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5 Fail-Proof Ideas for Your Business Instagram

May 10

What generates over 95 million photos and videos each day, 4.2 billion likes daily and has 700 million active users? You guessed it – Instagram. This photo and video sharing social platform have...

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Case Study: Zip It Up

May 03

Description: Hit Sports Pack with Front ZipperIndustry: Broadcast Media/TelecommunicationWhat it was purchased for: A cellular provider needed giveaways for an event at a major university.How it was d...

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Case Study: Lunchtime Loot

Apr 26

A restaurant supply company was planning its annual company picnic for employees and their families. Every year, the company gives employees a nice gift in the $10 range. This year, the company chose ...

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Sustainability & Environmental Responsibility: Why it Matters

Apr 19

As the reality of our planet’s changing climate is becoming more and more apparent, being committed to sustainability has become a business imperative in the eyes of consumers. According to a 20...

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Case Study: Let the Games Begin!

Apr 11

Product: Custom Malibu Sunglasses Industry: Automotive/Banking What it was purchased for: A car company wanted to find a product that would promote their brand at a local college BCS Bowl Games. Ho...

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6 Things You Need on Your Desk

Apr 04

Most of us spend as much time at our desks as we do in our homes. If that’s the case, we should all put some time and effort into making sure our workspace is as happy and motivating as possible...

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Case Study: This Promotional Product is in the Bag

Mar 28

Description: Laundry Bag Industry: Financial What it was purchased for: A credit union wanted to target college students and offer them an incentive to open a new account. They chose a stock design,...

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Case Study: The Big Picture

Mar 20

Description: Coupon Photo Folder Industry: Hospitality What it was purchased for: A restaurant was looking for a unique way to deliver custom printed coupons to their guests to attract more repeat b...

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Case Study: Recycle, Reuse, Read a Book!

Mar 13

Product: Non-Woven Shopper Tote Bag Industry: Bookstore What it was purchased for: A large college bookstore wanted to feature a reusable shopping bag for students. The goal was to get the students ...

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10 Promotional Products for Healthy Living

Mar 06

We all strive to be our best selves, but sometimes it’s easier said than done. We can all make excuses to make unhealthy choices. Your niece has a birthday and it would seem rude to turn down th...

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School's in Session: 7 Essential Supplies for Students

Feb 28

Students are back in the classroom and parents are scrambling to purchase all of the necessary supplies on each teacher’s checklist. From three different types of pencils, calculators, and folde...

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5 Outside-the-Box Promotional Products for Your Next School Order

Feb 20

If you’ve ever placed an order for promotional products for a school, you have probably seen your fair share of t-shirts and baseball caps. And trust us, those are definitely important! Wearable...

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Case Study: Health & Wellness Spas

Feb 13

Products Javalina Jewel® Pen   Industry Health & Wellness Spas   Application Future Visits   A day spa wanted to ensure that its guests always received the royal treatm...

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Case Study: Success on Campus

Feb 06

A large university needed a useful tool to promote its school app to students and faculty because it wanted to use the app to communicate important college news and upcoming events. Since most st...

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Case Study: Wine for the Win

Jan 30

A local winery at their annual fall festival was looking for a way to boost their sales on take-home bottles of wine. So, they gave away the imprinted Winged Corkscrew to anyone who purchased three bo...

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Case Study: Stick to the Schedule

Jan 23

Industry: Hospitality Personalization: A small sandwich shop wanted to increase their business during lunch hour. Their target market was people who worked near their restaurant. Method of Distribut...

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8 Promotional Products to Win Game Day

Jan 15

From Friday night lights, Saturday morning tailgating, to Sunday watch parties, show support for your team with some promotional products for the win! Touchscreen Gloves Add your logo to these tou...

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Lanyards: Everything You Need to Know

Jan 08

When it's time to choose the perfect lanyard for your company or organization, you may not be aware of all the things to consider when purchasing your new supplies. Lanyards come in many different sty...

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7 Fitness Promotional Products to Help You Stay in Shape

Jan 01

Exercise is an important part of our overall wellness and many companies are using wellness initiatives to promote healthy choices like regular exercise. Whether your company is encouraging physical f...

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Case Study: Guess the Flavor Lip Balm

Dec 25, 2019

    Guess the Flavor Lip Balm   Organization Health Insurance Organization Product Featured Lip Balm & Lip Balm Sleeve  Goal of Promotion Generating positive reinforce...

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7 Ways to Instantly Make Your Website More User-Friendly

Dec 18, 2019

With more and more people preferring to conduct business exclusively online, a user-friendly website isn’t just desirable, it’s required if you want to be successful. These seven tips will...

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Win Big With These Promotional Products for Sports Lovers

Dec 10, 2019

If you’re looking for some awesome gear to support your team—or for some killer merch for your team’s fans—we’ve got you covered with these awesome promotional products f...

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Case Study: Sharper Students

Dec 03, 2019

Description: Pencil Sharpener Industry: Construction What it was purchased for: A shipyard in a major city harbor has advocates who go out to local schools to promote shipbuilding. These advoca...

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6 USA-Made Products Especially for Kids

Nov 26, 2019

Who didn’t enjoy getting to dig through the prize basket after a trip to the dentist or the bank? It’s a fact – children love giveaways. Get your brand, school, or organization in fr...

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4 Ways to Improve Communication

Nov 09, 2019

Have you ever had this conversation before? Them: "How are you?" You: "Yes." Or have you ever been in a meeting and realized you zoned out halfway through? Or how about when you’re at the mo...

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Case Study: The Weather is Snow Joke

Nov 02, 2019

Description: Keep Warm Buddy Set Industry: Education What it was purchased for: A local school was looking for a fundraiser item to help older kids raise money for an overnight camping trip....

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3 Simple Ways to Boost Your Mood Right Now

Oct 26, 2019

Do you ever get a case of the Mondays…on a Thursday? We all get down sometimes, but that doesn’t mean we need to stay there. Whether someone said something that upset you, you’re st...

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Give Your School Clubs a Boost With These Promotional Products

Oct 19, 2019

School clubs are an essential part of student life, and we’ve got the essential pieces you need to make the clubs a big success. These are promotional products that you can use for both to help ...

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Case Study: Improve Sales and Traffic

Oct 12, 2019

A hotel wanted to promote its amenities to guests in a personable, yet non-intrusive manner. The goal was to encourage guests to utilize hotel amenities instead of going off-site to fulfill their need...

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Advice for Getting the Most Out of a Business Trip

Oct 04, 2019

Traveling for business can be a hectic experience if you approach your upcoming trip without any preparation. As with everything else in the world, there is an art to getting the most out of business ...

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Case Study: Attract New Customers

Sep 27, 2019

As part of their new corporate wellness program, the company wanted to stress the importance of healthy nutrition to its employees. Along with literature, discount memberships at a local health club a...

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Best Client Promotion 2017: AcrobatBranding Group

Sep 25, 2019

Original article written by Christopher Ruvo and appears on the ASI blog AcrobatBranding Group (asi/104429) had to pull off a promotion that bore the pressure and intensity of a Final Four baske...

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“Fast Company” to the Contrary: People Love Promos

Sep 25, 2019

Original article written by Tim Andrews and appears on the ASI blog I join the promotional products industry in my dismay over an article published by “Fast Company” magazine, which ...

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Fabric Glossary from Pro Celebrity

Sep 25, 2019

Original Article on ProCelebrity.com Our best-quality polos, coaches shirts, and athletic apparel are all fashioned from state-of-the-art moisture-wicking fabrics perfect for embroidery, sublimation,...

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Tariffs Impact Promotional Product Industry

Sep 25, 2019

The trade war between the United States and China has escalated again, as the US raised tariffs from 10% to 25% on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports on Friday, May 10.  China retaliated ...

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Embrace Living Coral in Summer Marketing

Sep 25, 2019

Embrace Living Coral in Summer Marketing PRODUCT TRENDS / 28 May 2019 / Summer is the perfect time to incorporate the 2019 Color of the Year - Living Coral - into your marketing c...

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Relax and Unwind With These 10 Promo Products

Sep 20, 2019

Like that classic Beatles song, sometimes it can feel like your working eight days a week. Maybe you’ve had back to back meetings or you’ve had a stressful travel week. Whatever the case, ...

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