Awards & Gifts

50 Out-of-the-Box Ideas for Selling One Product
November 29, 2022 at 9:49 am

Around 1.2 trillion photos are posted to social platforms each day, creating vast amounts of visual data stored on mobile devices. Technology has made it easier for people to take photos and print them without sacrificing quality. Enter a new product from Crystal D—IllumaPix™ Crystal Prints. It is the perfect solution for creating custom prints for any industry...

And the Award Goes to: Helping Your Customers Drive Sales with End-of-Year Recognition Awards
November 23, 2022 at 8:00 am

For employees who’ve reached noteworthy goals and employers who want to inspire more achievement, it’s the most wonderful time of the year: awards and recognition season. From November to January, companies will be giving year-end awards and deciding how to recognize employees over the next 12 months. If you plan, and educate your customers about…

Recognition, Acknowledgment and Appreciation
November 21, 2022 at 4:15 pm

Recognition strategies align employees to business objectives by reinforcing actions and behaviors that matter most to the company. Recognizing employees in a personal and tangible way solidifies the employees’ emotional connection with company, making them feel supported and appreciated...

Five Holiday-Ready Products for a Winter World Cup
November 15, 2022 at 11:15 am

This year's FIFA World Cup takes place over November and December, rather than the summer. Because of that, it makes for a rare opportunity to market the tournament during the holiday season with promotional products. We took a look at five of our favorites.

Crystal D Remembers Its 'Ultimate Memory Maker' Chuck Dahlgren
October 18, 2022 at 9:17 am

Crystal D announced last week that its founder and CEO, Chuck Dahlgren, sadly passed away on Oct. 10, from complications during heart surgery. The company released the following obituary: Our hearts are broken. Charles Parks Dahlgren (February 22, 1952 – October 10, 2022) passed away at age 70 from…

Stellar Brands for Spectacular Gifting
October 10, 2022 at 10:50 am

Can’t wait to spread a little joy this gifting season — and beyond? While all eyes right now are on year-end giving, opportunities to build connections with employees and customers happen throughout the year, from recognizing employee milestones to expressing customer/partner appreciation to nurturing prospective client relationships. (1) For anyone wanting to make a big…

Planning for Holiday and Seasonal Promotions Year-Round
October 5, 2022 at 9:59 am

Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer and the unofficial start of the holiday season. That means it’s time to really think about holiday-themed gifts. We don’t like being those people who put up a Christmas tree seconds after the last trick-or-treaters leave, but from a business perspective, it’s best to begin sooner…

Recognition, Appreciation, Celebration, Awareness
September 27, 2022 at 10:12 am

Recognition/ Awards / Formal Now more than ever, leaders are focused on engaging and keeping great talent. With talent management being the number one priority for much of corporate America, leaders agree that attracting and retaining great people comes down to establishing a workplace culture built on common courtesy,…

Simply Gifts
September 19, 2022 at 12:44 pm

Gifting season is upon us, and here at SnugZ® we have been hard at work putting together a collection of items anyone would be thrilled to receive. This year there is more to the SnugZ USA® Simply Gifts Lookbook than ever before. We've added tons of new items, including favorites from Sweda®, like Basecamp® drinkware,…

5 Proactive Ideas When Working with Clients During Delays
September 15, 2022 at 11:22 am

It's no surprise that promotional distributors are facing many challenges due to delays. From staffing shortages to shipping setbacks and supply chain disruptions, the need to adapt to change has become a daily norm. If managing a business wasn't hard enough, distributors must now think creatively and provide additional solutions to their customers' ongoing needs. …