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Tracking the Years Successes

As we wrap up what has to be one of the weirdest years on record, (professionally speaking) I am looking back to collect data on what we accomplished.

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The "Unboxing" Experience

In the past, you might only see a branded box or packaging used for retail stores, but now, with our vendors offering lower MOQ’s (Minimum Order Quantity) and lower cost per piece, means any business, large or small, can afford and leverage their own branded unboxing experience!

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2020 vs 2021 Industry Changes

2020 was quite a year. It’s hard to even think back to the days of lock down when chicken, toilet paper, and Lysol® were difficult to come by. It feels like it was both yesterday and a lifetime ago at the same time. But here we are! It’s a new year and, while COVID-19 is not fully in our rearview mirror, we are most certainly turning a corner.

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Promo PPE

Our industry’s normal product offering has moved from plain old pens and mobile tech accessories to antimicrobial stylus pens and no touch keychain tools.

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Fun in the Sunscreen!

May 27th is National Sunscreen Day and the promo industry has figured out how to address the issue of UV rays with items for purchase that can help keep your skin and brand protected!​

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