Housewares

IKEA 'Store in a Box' Promo Includes Swedish Meatball-Scented Candle
August 13, 2021 at 12:51 pm

As part of the 10th anniversary celebration for IKEA's customer loyalty program, members will receive a promotional “Store in a Box” gift, which includes Swedish meatball-scented candles. The other contents of the box are still secret, but it apparently features items reminiscent of in-store favorites...

Koozie Group's Top 10 Products for the Return to Work
June 30, 2021 at 12:23 pm

The buzz of business is back, and with it, new perspectives, and fresh beginnings. Quality promotional products are a golden opportunity to create lasting impressions with customers. But what products do they want? What products will they enjoy and use the most? We have the inside scoop, and we’re excited to share with you the…

Dunkin' Just Released a Line of Branded House Paints
May 20, 2021 at 11:20 am

Have you ever walked by a Dunkin’ and thought, “Man, I just love those colors. That is just my aesthetic to a T.” Well, good news, friend. Dunkin’ just released a co-branded set of half-gallon paint buckets. The orange and pink paints match Dunkin's brand colors and will only be available online through Backdrop...

A Promo Gold Rush? After Starbucks Korea's Hugely Popular Summer Giveaway, Other Brands Are Lining Up to Try Similar Promotions
May 18, 2021 at 12:50 pm

After seeing a pair of Starbucks promos become the it-products last summer, other Korean brands are trying to catch that same lightning in a different bottle. A number of brands have begun rolling out camping gear and suitcases as customer loyalty incentives, with many of the products similar (and in some cases identical) to the ones Starbucks used...

Links Unlimited Adds 7 New Brands to Portfolio
May 13, 2021 at 10:56 am

Links Unlimited, Cincinnati, announced seven additions to its brand portfolio: Power Plate, GreenPan, Echelon, FitNation, VitaMix, Nutribullet and Peak Design. “The past year has been challenging, and we are dedicated to continuing to build strategic relationships with premium retail brands," said Scott Kooken, president of Links Unlimited...

Weezer's Latest Merch Is ... a Weezer-Branded Roomba Vacuum
April 22, 2021 at 12:49 pm

Weezer wants to clean your floor. Well, actually, the band wants to let a Roomba clean your floor. To be even more specific, they want a branded Roomba that looks like a Weezer CD to clean your floor. That way, you have even more time to listen to the band’s new music. Introducing: the Wroomba (the W is silent)...

Miller Lite Released a Line of Branded Candles That Smell Like Bars (and They Sold Out Fast)
March 26, 2021 at 11:07 am

Sure, you can enjoy your favorite drinks from home, and you can watch sports on TV. But does your home entertainment area smell like your favorite sports bar? Thanks to three scented candles from Miller Lite, it can. The beverage brand released “Game Day Bar," “Dive Bar” and “Beer Garden" candles, with proceeds going to the hospitality industry...

How One City Is Using Branded Trash Bags to Limit Waste
January 21, 2021 at 10:25 am

The city of Columbia, Mo., has passed legislation that only trash bags with official city branding on them will be accepted by sanitation workers in an effort to minimize excess waste and improve safety conditions for workers. Columbia had previously issued bags with the city’s logo on them. But, starting Feb. 1, the logoed bags will be the only ones sanitation workers accept...