Cincinnati Reds Fan Gets Call to Make Custom Lamps for Team's Hall of Fame
May 3, 2019 at 12:25 pm

Only the most diehard fans expect for the Cincinnati Reds to contend this season, and since the club resides in last place in its division, even those individuals’ patience is going to end up taxed. Since the franchise, thanks to an association with the long-defunct Cincinnati Red Stockings, is celebrating its 150th anniversary, supporters are…

Gameboy's 30th Anniversary Spurs Merchandise Sales
April 23, 2019 at 1:07 pm

Kids these days are spoiled by video games that look like real life. They're so used to astonishing graphics that video games are even making retro-style games as a novelty. Isn't that fun? Those of us who can remember the days of accepting that a few grayish blobs are a man, a monster, a dirt…

The $30,000 Grammys Gift Bag for 2019 Has Some Weird, Wonderful Stuff
February 7, 2019 at 1:29 pm

We are pretty fond of misnomers around here, with Frederic Chopin’s “Minute Waltz,” which takes no fewer than 90 seconds to play, among our favorites. Since the Grammy Awards “gift bag” has come to include items valued at more than $30,000, we are tempted to add it to our misnomers list, as that thing has come to fit enough stuff to give Santa’s sack a run for its money...

Louis Vuitton Is Charging $995 for $299 Earbuds With Its Logo On Them
January 17, 2019 at 3:17 pm

Brands like Supreme, Gucci and Calvin Klein know the value of their logos, and, as a result, they are able to capitalize on the trend by throwing their branding on a variety of merchandise. The latest brand to take advantage of the logo craze is Louis Vuitton.

The 76ers Partnered With an Xbox Game for a Weird But Fun Cross-Promotion
November 5, 2018 at 12:16 pm

Thanks to last year’s 52-win season and second-round playoff appearance, the Philadelphia 76ers have begun to honor the commitment of fans who have chosen to “Trust the Process.” Pundits are predicting that the team will be a perennial title contender, making the Eastern Conference club a marketing match for numerous sponsors. Ahead of the Nov.…

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…