Our top 5 Picks for Conference Bag Giveaways!

Have you ever attended a conference that you thought was brilliant and then received a promotional bag at the end which let down the event? Or, have you ever been a conference where you’ve been bored out your mind and then proceeded to have the whole day topped off with useless giveaways? Perhaps you’re someone who has had to host a conference and been clueless as to what to fill the giveaway bags with. Regardless, I’m sure these issues have affected all of us at some point. In this article, we’re going to be telling you a few of our favourite picks to fill your conference bags with and the reasons why! So, if you’re someone who is in any doubt about this, read on and hopefully we can help! #1- Earphones Firstly, if you’re going to fill your conference bag with anything, you need to make sure it’s going to be useful to your user. This brings us to our first suggested giveaway, earphones. Over 4.6 billion mobile phone users alone in the world and looking at the broader world of the gadgets- tablets, smart watches and so on- there’s over 7.2billion in world, which is more than the population of earth! Since pretty much every phone, tablet, computer and even smart watches have a headphone connection, earphones are the perfect promotional giveaway and you can guarantee they’ll go to good use! Whether you’re looking to keep it simple with silicon, or make more of a statement with metallic or coloured ones, at Brand Impact there’s over 50 to choose from, starting from just £1! #2-USB We won’t repeat...

How to use Promotional Merchandise to Support Advertisement Campaigns

How to use Promotional Merchandise to Support Advertisement Campaigns Promotional merchandise is a successful way to promote your brand and give your company recognition and identity. It has been used for a long time as a marketing tool and is still very popular today. The range of merchandise available is vast and it is important that you chose the right products to fit your advertisement campaigns. Promotional products are useful, cost effective and will make your brand stand out. Here are some of the most popular ways to use promotional merchandise to support your advertisement campaigns: For big events such as exhibitions it is often a good idea to choose a low cost giveaway as you will be ordering a large quantity. Make sure that you choose a product which is useful to the target audience. There are many options out there. Popular choices are pens, bags, keyrings… It is a good idea to include a piece of merchandise in a mailer you are sending out as it will increase the chance of your target audience reading your mailer and holding on to that mailer. Again, there is a vast array of choices out there but picking a product which is light and easily mailed is wise. Products such as pens, post-its, fridge magnets, etc, depending on your audience can be good options. Offering incentives can be a good way to seal the deal. Why not choose a nice notebook or a good quality pen in a gift box? A promotional product can be a great way to encourage that last step to securing a new or existing customer. Gifts...

Why ‘Hats’ Are Top Brand Boosters!

Are you looking for a simple, yet effective way to advertise your business? Branded headwear could be the answer. Branded headwear could be anything from a beanie, to a baseball cap, to a builder’s hat- there’s loads of different styles, colours and materials to choose from; so you can tailor them to suit your specific business needs. There’s a number of benefits to be gained through using Branded Headwear as part of your promotional activities, we’ve listed some of these below… Unity– Matching headwear provides a sense of unity to all those who are wearing it. It embeds a strong sense of team unity, everyone is working for the same cause- whether it be to win a race or give a company presentation, it brings people together. Evokes Interest- If you take the time to make sure you have a catchy message or eye catching design, naturally, people are going to look and take interest in what is being advertised. It can encourage people to ask questions about what you’re advertising? What company is it for? What do you do? What can you do for me? It may be a good idea to include a web address or contact number on the hat, so people can get in touch. Share Your Culture– Using the right style of hat can help you deliver a message about you as a company. For example, a fun artistic company may go for a brightly coloured baseball cap, with an eye catching logo. Whereas a more serious style of business, such as a law firm may go for a darker coloured beanie style of...

10 Popular Ideas for Promotional Merchandise Giveaways

Promotional Merchandise is a great way to promote your brand and support your marketing campaign. Depending on your target audience and the message you want get out there determines what type of merchandise will be right for your company. There are numerous options of different products out there which will be attractive to your target audience and your budget. Here are our top 10 ideas for promotional merchandise giveaways: Pens There is a very extensive range of pens to choose from. The best way to choose a pen would be to know your target audience, have a budget and choose what suits your brand. Pens are an ideal way to hand out your branding. They are small, have a long shelf life and are useful. The range of hands a pen goes through can be large. Think about the number of times you come home with a different pen from work. Pens can reach people you aren’t even trying to reach. Mug/Travel Mug Whether it be giveaways or a gift. There are china, thermal, heat changing and many more mugs. Mugs and travel mugs are a perfect option and offer a generous branding area including full colour photo finish. Mugs get high exposure, especially in a work environment, they are useful and have longevity. Tote Bags These have always been a popular choice when it comes to giveaways. They are low in cost, very useful and have great branding options. Now that the government laws are in place to charge for bags they are even more useful and much better for the environment. Notebook These are a practical and...