Here’s What’s Trending: Eco-Minded™ Products

Eco is all the rage in promotional products. From goods made with renewable resources to reusable stainless steel canteens and drinking straws, the demand for ‘green’ products is growing. Here, we’re taking a look at the top-searched promo product categories, and teeing up some Eco-Minded™ options to consider for upcoming projects. Pens for the Win … Continue reading Here’s What’s Trending: Eco-Minded™ Products

Explore the Sample Pen Packs of 2020

New year, new products, more features designed to stand out from the rest. Explore the writing instruments selected for the 2020 sample pen packs, which offer some of the hottest product design trends in the writing instruments space. What's Included in the 3-Pen Sample Pack  The 3-pen pack includes a random sample of each of … Continue reading Explore the Sample Pen Packs of 2020

5 Self-Promo Ideas for the New Year

As P.T. Barnum once said, “Without promotion, something terrible happens... nothing!” As advertising specialists, marketing consultants, and promotional product distributors, you know that staying in sight is staying in mind. That’s why investing in self-promo campaigns and products is just the thing to help keep your calling card within reach year-round. Here are five self-promo … Continue reading 5 Self-Promo Ideas for the New Year

Here’s What’s Trending: The Bowie Collection

Sure, they may look similar at first glance, but not all pens are created equal. And that statement couldn’t be truer when it comes to the Bowie Collection. From concept to creation, the writing instruments in this collection were made like no other. The Beginning of the Bowie Collection There are seven pens in the … Continue reading Here’s What’s Trending: The Bowie Collection

Here’s What’s Trending: Soft-Touch Rubberized Finishes

The promo products category is the one and only advertising medium that allows people to get in touch—literally—with a company brand, logo, or message. That’s why unique tactile experiences like product finishes can add an extra level of differentiation from one promo product to the next, for a truly one-of-a-kind advertising experience. From texturized to … Continue reading Here’s What’s Trending: Soft-Touch Rubberized Finishes

Promo and the Great Outdoors

With long summer days come more outdoor activities—and more opportunities to promote brands while on the go. According to the National Park Services website, nearly 75% of all visitors to Yosemite National Park visit during the summer and fall (May through October), which is roughly 2.8 million visitors.1 That’s a whole lot of potential brand … Continue reading Promo and the Great Outdoors

Creative Design Ideas for Nurses Week and Beyond

National Nurses Week may come around once a year, but the effects of great patient care can last a lifetime. In honor of Nurses Week, which takes place the second week of May, we’re highlighting a few clever examples illustrating how hospitals expressed thanks to their nurses. While these examples highlight healthcare professionals, the ideas … Continue reading Creative Design Ideas for Nurses Week and Beyond

3 Ways Branded Pens Benefit Brand Storytelling

Brand Storytelling Promo Pen with Wraparound Imprint for a Message

Everyone has a story to tell, including brands. Whether it’s one that conveys encouragement like NIKE’s “just do it” slogan, or one that inspires individuality like Apple’s “think different” campaign, stories are the messages that connect us. They make people, products, and brands more approachable and relatable. And while brand storytelling may be a relatively … Continue reading 3 Ways Branded Pens Benefit Brand Storytelling

Here’s What’s Trending: White Canvases for Spring + Summer

Trending Goldstar white pens for summer spring white brick coral ombre background

Spring has sprung, and so have the requests for full-color imprints on white writing instruments. Outside of branded promo products, take a stroll through any mall or department store and you’ll find that spring and summer bring an influx of lighter shades, including crisp-looking whites, soft pastels, and vibrant tropicals. Let’s hear what distributors are … Continue reading Here’s What’s Trending: White Canvases for Spring + Summer