Promo Products

commonsku Opens Registration for skucon 2022
October 19, 2021 at 10:41 am

commonsku, a promotional products business and sales software, has opened registration for skucon, a hybrid experience with the option to attend either in-person or virtually on Jan. 9, 2022. skucon is a conference for distributors and suppliers in the promo industry who want to...

This Quiz Will Tell You What Your Ora Is!
October 19, 2021 at 10:33 am

Find your Ora with the “What’s Your Ora?” quiz created by Spector & Co.! It won’t take long! We’ll be waiting here after you complete the quick quiz. So, what did you get? Are you a Trend Setter? Are you a Straight Shooter? A Team Player? Or a Show Stopper? We all have an Ora—a…

Reddit's Ambitious New Branded Merchandise Plan Has Major Expansion Potential
October 19, 2021 at 10:22 am

Reddit launched a pilot program that will allow individual subreddits to host their own branded merchandise stores on-platform, with proceeds from sales going toward each subreddit's operating expenses. The initial launch includes just six subreddits, but the company indicated it could expand if things goes well. Reddit is home to 2.8 million subreddits in total...

Debt Relief Startup Uses 'Squid Game' Business Card Designs for Terrifying Ad Campaign
October 18, 2021 at 1:15 pm

A debt relief startup has been drawing on the theme of Netflix smash hit "Squid Game" for a self-promotion that feels a little bit on-the-nose. People in New York and Miami might have found one of 10,000 business cards with the same three symbols as on the show, but with the message on the back saying “There’s a better way to get out of debt”...

3 Tips for Last-Minute Holiday Gift Business
October 18, 2021 at 12:06 pm

Did you know that over 65% of all holiday gift orders are written between now and December 12? Here are three quick tips to help you cash in on those last-minute orders. Following these tips can only help your holiday gift sales. Try them out today!...

The Best Four Words a Sales Rep Can Hear
October 13, 2021 at 3:27 pm

Managing sales success is expensive. In Bill’s blog this week, he offers up a four-word statement that works and is completely free!

Port of Los Angeles to Begin 24-Hour Operating Schedule, Joining Long Beach
October 13, 2021 at 3:14 pm

President Biden announced today that, after discussions with the White House, the Port of Los Angeles will begin operating on a 24-hour basis, hoping to alleviate some of the cargo backlog that has overwhelmed West Coast ports and put strain on U.S. industries. FedEx and UPS are also reportedly working toward 24-hour operations...

Our 5 Favorite Promotional Products of the Week: Hiking Journals, '90s Comebacks and More
October 13, 2021 at 11:54 am

We're always thinking about what kind of merch we'd release for the Promo Marketing Podcast. But we took a break from that to bring you this week's collection of five great promotional products. It includes notebooks to keep track of hiking trips, a pair of '90s favorites reentering the branded merchandise game, and more...