‘Bring Your Own Blanket’ Idea Supports Local Restaurants, Illustrates Promotional Opportunities

Oct 22

While the temperatures are growing cooler, preferences and restaurant occupancy limitations are keeping many diners on restaurant patios and outdoor dining areas. To encourage people to keep going to ...

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Hope - Pancreatic Cancer Awareness

Oct 13

November is pancreatic cancer awareness month and Pentel supports the mission of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network to fight the world’s toughest cancer  on all fronts: research, clinical...

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Season’s Greetings: End-of-Year Gifts to Send a Message

Sep 29

As we approach the end of the year, it’s time to start thinking about the season’s greetings your company or organization will send. End-of-year gifts and greetings are an opportunity to c...

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Work From Home Tips

Mar 19

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What do you get for the person who has everything?

Dec 18, 2019

The idea that everything is bigger in Texas might need some modification, as a new tote bag from New York-based fashion brand Opening Ceremony checks in at 27 inches in height and 46 in width. While c...

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Coconuts and Florida

Dec 09, 2019

Coconuts and Florida go hand-in-hand.  In fact, we have 3 coconut trees in our yard.  If only they were as easy to open and they are to grow. Without the coconut, the pina colada and macaro...

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Demand for Healthcare Products is Year-Round

Nov 08, 2019

With companies emphasizing health and wellness programs, healthcare products are always in strong demand.  No matter what time of year it is, healthcare products are always in strong demand, wit...

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When it’s time to express an attitude of gratitude…

Oct 17, 2019

As we approach the end of the year, it’s time for your clients to thank those people who contributed to their business accomplishments. These individuals include customers, employees, service pr...

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Use these designated months and dates

Aug 26, 2019

Use these designated months and dates to ignite your imagination for relevant and distinctive promotions for your clients.

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Why buy promotional products?????

Aug 13, 2019

A recent PPAI study dove into the mind of consumers and you’d be delighted with what they found. 83% would rather receive a promotional product than a telemarketing or sales call.  78% ...

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Eight plants that will help keep your backyard oasis a mosquito-free zone

Aug 07, 2019

I love sitting outside and enjoying the hot summer days turn into cool summer nights. What I don't love is getting noshed to pieces by mosquitos. Short of covering myself from head to toe (which decid...

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It is said that gifts persuade even the gods.

Aug 05, 2019

When your clients are looking to persuade clients to buy their products or services, prospects to choose to work with them, employees to provide caring customer service, or suppliers to provide a quic...

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How well do you know YOUR audience?

Jul 30, 2019

93% of millennials read REVIEWS prior to making a B2B purchase (IBM) 75% of B2B buyers use SOCIAL MEDIA to engage with peers about buying decisions (IDC) More than half (51%) of B2B buyers rely on C...

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How to turn “butterfly customers” into Monarchs

Jul 12, 2019

“Butterfly customers" are defined by authors Susan O'Dell and Joan Pajunen as people who flit from one store or business to another, always searching for a lower price or a different experience....

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6 Click Message Pen

May 15, 2019

Got a lot to say and want to get it noticed.  Try this unique pen.  Each time you click, your message will change!  Up to 6 messages included, as well as your logo on the pen.   ...

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Can you help our Marine Wildlife?

Apr 30, 2019

Can you help our Marine Wildlife? It's so disturbing to see things like this in our paper on almost a daily basis.   We'd like to help and so can you! This Silicone reusable straw in a ...

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INCREASE productivity with HAPPINESS

Mar 11, 2019

It was a year of tumult for the State Mutual Life Assurance Company. The New England insurance company had been through several acquisitions and mergers, and leadership in 1963 knew it needed a way to...

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Daylight Savings

Feb 19, 2019

Days are getting longer and nights are getting shorter.  Why not have a unique product that lights up your logo day or night. Use our Daylight savings code: DYLTSVNG for your 10% discount on you...

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Employee Appreciation Day

Feb 08, 2019

Where would we be without our trusted employees and friends?  No matter what business you are in, It is always nice to say Thank-You!  What better way than with a promotional gift or food i...

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Valentines Day

Jan 18, 2019

Valentines Day is coming.  We LOVE our Clients and our Suppliers LOVE us. Although any time of year is a good time to let someone know how much you appreciate them, February has always been Heart...

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A New Year

Jan 04, 2019

If we all work together, we can help to make 2019 a better world to live in. We can feel a world away from what we buy.  But, we can all connect to make a positive change in our world. &nbs...

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Dec 13, 2018

Consider a promotion for an observance happening in January: National Blood Donor Month  National Braille Literacy Month National Hobby Month New Year's Day | Jan. 1 Trivia Day | Jan. 4 Nat...

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Make 2019 a great year for you.

Dec 10, 2018

As we head into the ending of 2018 and the start of 2019, this quote comes to mind. "Nothing happens unless first we dream." - Carl Sandburg We spent a fabulous day in Asheville at Carl Sandburg&rsq...

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Who likes Elvis?? Who hates Elvis???

Nov 22, 2018

Promo Products can be useful, even if you don’t like the message. Here’s the story of how Elvis' manager and incredible-name-haver Colonel Tom Parker could cash in not just on Elvis' many...

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Top Promo Apparel Trends of 2018

Nov 19, 2018

Heathered: Heathered tops were huge in retail this year.  It adds the element of depth to your wearables.   Bright colors: Bright colors are back!  Pantone named Ultra Violet the 20...

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CardNoter - Great giveaway for Tradeshows, Conferences, Conventions and Seminars!

Nov 08, 2018

As many of you know, I attend a lot of trade shows in order to keep you up to date with the latest and greatest new products.  It’s so important to organize your findings or the show/meetin...

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