The Future of Technology Is Promotional Delivery Trucks That Make Pizza Via Robot
November 1, 2018 at 1:10 pm

Trucks. Robots. Pizza. This story has everything that we as Americans in the year 2018 are looking for. Pizza Hut, not often thought of as a trailblazer in the world of technological innovation, has been stretching its abilities far beyond just pizza. Remember those sneakers that could order pizza? That was pretty cool. But now,…

Taco Bell Is Giving Away Limited Edition Xbox One X Consoles With a Special Promotional Twist
October 19, 2018 at 12:31 pm

We here at Promo Marketing have covered Taco Bell so much lately that—given our very impressionable appetites—we fully expect for our waistlines to pay the oh-so-acceptable consequences. While we bask in our bulk when not on company time, we could certainly see ourselves housing some tacos as we play video games because, well, dishes and…

Tesla Does It Again: $65 Branded Phone Charger Sells Out
August 31, 2018 at 12:06 pm

Here at Promo Marketing, certain topics seem destined to remain forever on our radar as sources of writing inspiration. Browse our website and you'll see that the business dealings of Elon Musk resonate among us, with the eccentric billionaire again hitting our news cycle. No, not over his most recent controversy (Google it), but over…

Budweiser Gets High Marks for World Cup Light-Up Promotional Drinkware
July 11, 2018 at 12:36 pm

Come Sunday, though we will be happy to see the FIFA World Cup champion crowned, we will likely find ourselves fending off a case of the “sads,” as parting with what has proven a wonderful tournament will be tough. Budweiser will probably be fighting a few feelings, too, as the final will be the last…

BIC Graphic Expert Series - Technology
June 20, 2018 at 8:03 am

This webinar is designed to provide the tools you need to be successful in selling technology while adding value for your customers.

Hong Kong Gifts Fair: The Magnet Group's Dan Jellinek Talks Pricing, Weird Lack of Tech Products and 13-Hour Flights With No Power
May 17, 2018 at 11:20 am

In episode 3 of the Promo Marketing Podcast, Dan Jellinek of The Magnet Group gave us the inside scoop on pricing, products, color trends and much more from his trip to the Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair. Plus: a shipping change the promo industry should steal from Amazon, the perils of 13-hour flights with no way to charge your electronics, and terrible meeting advice from Elon Musk...

Google, Levi's Connected Jacket Can Alert You When Your Uber Is Arriving
May 16, 2018 at 4:48 am

The future is here, folks, and it's in a Google and Levi's denim jacket. We saw the first stage of the "connected" jacket last year, but now, the features are getting even more tech-forward. Last year's version enabled users to control music, preview phone calls and get directions with the tech-enabled cuffs. According to TechCrunch,…

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Amazon Meetings—Could His Alternative Work For You?
April 30, 2018 at 2:16 pm

When Promo Marketing's editorial and sales teams gathered last week for an extensive day of meetings, group president Marc Held asked the attendees to share the names of those who deserve distinction as thought leaders. Having written about him for this very newsletter and growing increasingly aware of his clout, I offered Jeff Bezos, who…