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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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Return of the Pack

Fashion is trending back to 1990’s nostalgia and hot on that trend-venture is the FANNY PACK! At the PPAI show in Vegas this January the Fanny Pack, or Waist Belt (if you prefer) was totes the rage. This little accessory has been given credit for reviving the ever-declining accessory industry starting in 2018.

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Hot & New Promo for Spring!!

We are scouring our resources for the latest and greatest finds in promo. Here are a just a few items we are obsessed with this Spring in Technology, Apparel, Drinkware & Eco-Friendly categories. If you see something you like- reach out! We are happy to provide you with a quote and free mock up! Email us at

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Earth Day & Eco Friendly Promo

We are literally 30 days from this years’ celebrated Earth Day. (April 22nd) This may not even be on your radar. But it’s on ours. Here are several green, eco-friendly promo items that we love.

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Trends for 2019’s Promotional Marketing space are full of mixed materials & textures, high performance drinkware, retail packaging first impressions and dual function products.

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