Sarah Merrill named Industry ‘Rising Star’ by PPB Magazine

 

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Twelve up-and-coming industry pros were selected from more than 40 nominees as this year’s PPB Rising Stars. The annual recognition program seeks out and spotlights the industry’s budding leaders based on their accomplishments, leadership potential and involvement in their industry and community.

PPB started the program in 2010 and since that time it has become one of the most sought-after recognitions in the industry.

Sarah Merrill, Mercury Promotions and Fulfillment and MiPPA Board Secretary was chosen to receive the 2016 honor. Sarah will be recognized at the PPAI North American Leadership Conference in San Francisco on August 14 and in the September issue of PPB Magazine.

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Introducing The New Now

“THE ISSUE” CONTINUED is part of my “Special Trend Report” series. This series is a collection of my favorite new promotional products & trends from the recent PPAI Expo in Las Vegas.

BONUS This report features products from two of my favorite trends. Trend “OUT OF THE BLUE & Trend “MARBLE MOMENT“. Be inspired & define your brand style with these must-haves.


 

EOS SMOOTH STICK LIP BALM
MADE IN THE USA 
EVERYTHING IN YOUR CAMPAIGN GOES “SMOOTHLY” WITH THE EOS™ SMOOTH STICK LIP BALM! FALL IN LOVE WITH A LIP BALM THAT COMBINES PURE, REFRESHING MOISTURE WITH THE SWEET FLAVOR OF FRESH VANILLA.

DUO BOTTLE W/ SPF 30 SUNSCREEN & SPF 15 LIP BALM
 MADE IN THE USA 
THIS DUO BOTTLE IS THE PERFECT TRADESHOW & CONFERENCE GIVEAWAY & IT’S GREAT FOR CO-BRANDING.

PILOT FRIXION(R) LIGHT HIGHLIGHTER
ERASING THAT WORKS! HIGHLIGHTS BRIGHT, ERASES CLEAN!

PILOT  ECO BOTTLE TO PEN
WORLD’S FIRST PENS MADE FROM RECYCLED BOTTLES. LOVE THE BRIGHT BARRELS WITH MATCHING INKS.

PHONESOAP
 DID YOU KNOW YOUR PHONE HAS 18 TIMES MORE BACTERIA THAN A PUBLIC RESTROOM? WITH THE PHONESOAP CHARGER & SANITIZER YOUR LIFE IS GOING TO BECOME A LOT MORE GERM FREE. PHONESOAP IS THE FIRST OF ITS KIND AS IT SANITIZIES YOUR PHONE WHILE IT CHARGES. IT CAN ALSO CLEAN YOUR KEYS, CREDIT CARDS, JEWELRY & MUCH MORE. DESIGNED TO FIT & CHARGE ANY PHONE. BUILT-IN ACOUSTIC AUDIO AMPLIFIER SO YOU CAN STILL HEAR YOUR PHONE RING WHILE IT’S INSIDE. PROVEN ON DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S SHOW “MYTHBUSTERS” & FUNDED ON ABC’S SHOW “SHARK TANK”

 

CLEARLY COOL WATER FLASK
UNIQUE & TRENDY RECTANGLE DESIGN LOOKS JUST LIKE A FLASK. EFFICIENTLY FITS INTO LAPTOP BAGS, PURSES & MORE. PLUS, IT’S DISHWASHER SAFE!

TREND OUT OF THE BLUE

DENIM 20″ BARREL DUFFEL
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, THE DENIM DUFFEL BRINGS A LEVEL OF COMFORT IN BOTH TEXTURE & STYLE. NATURAL COTTON HANDLES & PERMANENT ADJUSTABLE SHOULDER STRAP HELP YOU CARRY THIS DUFFEL THROUGH THE STREETS OR COUNTRYSIDE.


NEXT LEVEL UNISEX DENIM FLEECE FULL-ZIP HOODY

THICK STITCH ACCENT CAP

TREND MARBLE MOMENT

TWO-TONE MARBLE LOOK MUGS
EXTERIOR HAS A MATTE FINISH WITH A MARBLE EFFECT TO HELP SHOW OFF YOUR LOGO. PLUS, THEY ARE DISHWASHER SAFE!

Introducing 16 For 2016

WELCOME TO “THE ISSUE” 
This year’s PPAI Expo in Las Vegas made a statement with 1,500 exhibiting companies, more than 3,300 booths & thousands of promotional products on display. 2016 is the year branded merchandise caught up with fashion!

Here’s your first look at everything newsworthy for 2016.


 

FULL COLOR IMPRINT TODDY CABLES LIGHTNING TO USB

 PRETTY SURE EVERY PERSON ON THIS PLANET USES THEIR CHARGING CABLE DAILY…SO BRANDING THIS ITEM IS A NO BRAINER! FULL-COLOR IMPRINTED APPLE® MFI CERTIFIED TODDY LIGHTNING™ CHARGE & SYNC CABLE. INCLUDES FULL-COLOR, DOUBLE-SIDED IMPRINT. PHOTO-QUALITY IMPRINT WITH A LIFELIKE QUALITY FOCUSED ON PRECISION, COLOR, & HIGH-DEFINITION DETAIL.


 

46″ UMBRELLA WITH COLLAPSIBLE COVER

 THE COLLAPSIBLE COVER MAKES CLOSING AN UMBRELLA SUPER EASY!


 

 

APPEEL JOURNAL

THIS JOURNAL IS MADE FROM APPLE RESIDUALS & OTHER VEGETABLE FIBERS THAT ARE GROUND & EMULSIFIED INTO AN ORGANIC PAPER, WITH AN ECO-PEEL COVER. PLUS, IT SMELLS LIKE REAL APPLES!  

SHARPIE CLEARVIEW HIGHLIGHTER

KNOW WHEN TO STOP! NOW WITH A SEE-THROUGH TIP, FOR PRECISE HIGHLIGHTING.

CUSTOM WINEO WINE STOPPERS

MADE IN MICHIGAN! ENGRAVE OR FULL-COLOR UV PRINT ANY LOGO. THE PATENTED DESIGN LEAVES NO CORK CRUMBS & ALLOWS NO OXYGEN PERMEATION. YOU CAN STORE THE BOTTLE VERTICALLY OR HORIZONTALLY WITH THIS STOPPER.

COTTON 22″ WEEKENDER DUFFEL

 LOVE THE CLASSIC LOOK OF THIS ICONIC COTTON WEEKENDER STYLE DUFFEL.

STRETCH-FIT MESH BACK CAP

LOVE THE MESH STRETCH-FIT!

GOLDEN GATE STRETCH BAND

INEXPENSIVE, VERSATILE & PORTABLE. HAVE A GREAT WORKOUT ANYWHERE!

VISION ELITE PEN

FULL COLOR WRAP IMPRINT!

ALTITUDE PEN
2 IMPRINT LOCATIONS!

GROTTO CERAMIC MUG 16OZ


GEOMETRIC GLASS BOTTLE 20OZ

TUMBLING TORCH

THIS EGG-SHAPED 5 LED LIGHT IS HANDY FOR PORTABLE LIGHTING. IT TURNS OFF & ON BY TAPPING ON A HARD SURFACE FOR EASY ACTIVATION.

RADIAVATURE 21 LED SILICONE FLEX LIGHT

BEND, FOLD, WRAP, HOOK OR MAGNETICALLY ATTACH IN ALL DIFFERENT POSITIONS! 21 LED LIGHTS WITH 3 FUNCTIONS, SILICONE & ABS & WATERPROOF!

FINE SOCIETY 3-IN-1 WORK-GYM TOTE

 BE THE STYLISH, INNOVATIVE PROFESSIONAL WITH THIS FINE SOCIETY 3-IN-1 GYM TO HOME MODULAR TOTE. THIS TOTE INCLUDES 3 BAGS IN ONE WITH A  PROFESSIONAL TOTE (INCLUDES LARGE MAIN COMPARTMENT WITH A PADDED COMPUTER POCKET, SIDE PANE ORGANIZER, FRONT & BACK D-RINGS, & FRONT SLASH POCKET), A GYM TOTE  (INCLUDES A LARGE MAIN COMPARTMENT WITH BOTTOM ZIPPERED DROP POCKET FOR SHOES, ADJUSTABLE STRAPS ON THE BOTTOM FOR A YOGA MAT, SIDE MESH WATER BOTTLE POCKET, & A LARGE FRONT SLASH POCKET.) & A LUNCH COOLER.

STORMTECH DONEGAL REVERSIBLE HOODY
CONSTRUCTED WITH A POLYESTER KNIT MELANGE OUTER SHELL & A REVERSIBLE SHOWERPROOF D/W/R COATED FABRIC, BRUSHED TRICOT HAND WARMER POCKETS, & A QUILTED LINING FOR INCREDIBLE COMFORT, WARMTH & STYLE.

 

Tech These Out

FOR HER. FOR HIM. AND FOR TECHNICALLY EVERYONE.
I’m a huge fan of these 6 tech items that deliver the highest quality with creative modern design. The perks I noted below make these items ideal for Holiday!

 NO MINIMUM QTY (YES, you can order 1!)
 NO SETUP FEES
 NO ART FEES
 FULL DIGITAL IMPRINT
 RETAIL PACKAGING


ENJOY THE SOUNDS OF THE SEASON


THE INDUSTRY’S FIRST FULL CUSTOMIZABLE HEADPHONES
Designears offer stereo quality sound, outside noise reduction technology, built-in microphone for calls, volume control on cord & full-color digital imprint on the ears & headband.  Includes hard travel case (imprint available for small fee).

THE MOST DELICIOUS LISTENING EXPERIENCE
This bluetooth speaker delivers undeniably bold sound up to 33 feet without a cord. Double-sided, full digital imprint area on both sides. Built-in microphone for conference calls. 10+ hours of play.

CUSTOM BLUETOOTH SPEAKER THAT BUMPS!
The Bumpster has some serious bumpin’ sound that will change the way you listen to your favorite jams. With both NFC & Bluetooth pairing capabilities, the Bumpster can rock out with just about any device. Not to mention the 33 ft. Bluetooth range, which means you can switch songs from the next room. 360 degree omni stereo sound quality. Built-in microphone for conference calls. 10+ hours of play. Full color digital printing on the top of the unit.

EVERYTHING YOU NEED IN ONE BOX
Want a product that can do it all? The Evrybox was designed to project amazing sound, WHILE it charges your favorite devices. This inventive device can play music wirelessly for 60+ hours & will also charge your mobile devices over 2.5 times off a single charge. Classy & sleek, the Evrybox is right up anyone’s alley.4400 mAh capacity premium lithium ion battery. Stereo sound quality. 60+ hours of play time – highest in the industry. Built in power bank allows a phone to be charged up to 2.5 times off the Evrybox. Full digital imprint area on the front. 30-foot range of Bluetooth connectivity. Built in microphone for conference calls.

TIS THE SEASON TO CHARGE UP

THE HIGHEST CAPACITY POWER BANK IN THE MARKET WITH TRIPLE OUTPUT
With its three USB output ports & maximum power capacity, the Tenfour allows you to charge up to three devices at once – to completion – & still have room for more. Equipped with 10,400 mAh lithium ion battery. 3.1 amp output, allowing the product to charge quicker than a wall outlet. Will charge an iPhone 5 to 6 times, will also fully charge a tablet. Sleek design for maximized portability. Massive imprint space for ultimate branding opportunity. 3 USB output slots so you can charge three devices at once. Comes with high-grade retail packaging with window for brand exposure.

ALL OF YOUR CHARGING NEEDS IN A SINGLE KIT
If your client wants great brand exposure, look no further than the PowerKit. This all-in-one product is the ideal gift for new employees, staff kits, & executive giveaways. INCLUDES: Full  digital custom packaging (2 different options to choose from), 2200 mah portable power charger, Car Charging USB Port, AC to USB Wall outlet charging port, Multi Device Cord Connector. UL / FCC / ROHS Certified.

Knock on Wood

KNOCK ON WOOD
Branding stylish pieces with natural elements like wood and bamboo make timeless promotional items that won’t go out of style. I started loving the wood trend when I discovered the woodtone sunglasses at the PPAI show in Las Vegas last year. This trend is everywhere now and it’s here to stay!

CHECK OUT THESE NATURAL BEAUTIES!


NATIVE WOODEN BLUETOOTH SPEAKER


WOODGRAIN TUMBLER


WOODTONE SUNGLASSES


ROSEWOOD BALLPOINT PEN


BAMBOO CUTTING BOARD WITH SILICONE GRIP


ST TROPEZ WOOD TUMBLER


REAL WOOD FRONT COVER NOTEPAD


NATURAL WOOD KEYRING


BAMBOO FLASH DRIVE


4 PC. BAMBOO COASTER SET


New and Noteworthy

NEW & NOTEWORTHY
If you keep up with my trend reports (we all know good things come to those who do), you know that every summer I visit the windy city (aka Chicago) where I attend the annual ASI Show. This report is a collection of my favorite new arrivals from the show!

HERE’S YOUR FIRST LOOK AT WHAT YOU NEED TO BRAND NOW!


CUSTOM KNITTED SOCKS


17 OZ H2GO® FORCE


VAULT RFID SECURITY COMPU-BACKPACK


THE STINGER SUCTION CHARGER


RuMe COMPACTIBLE TRAVEL TOTE


4-IN-1 CHARGING BUDDY


ELEVATED HEATHER POLO


PUMA GOLF TECH 1/4 ZIP TOP CRESTING


THE SUN RAY SUNGLASSES – CRYSTAL LENS


FRAYED CHINO LOW PROFILE UNSTRUCTURED CAP


BEER CAN GLASS


RESCUE WHISTLE KEYRING


In The New Take Two

IN THE NEW TAKE TWO is part of my “Special Trend Report” series. This series is a collection of my favorite new promotional products and trends from the recent PPAI Expo in Las Vegas.CLICK HERE to view part one “IN THE NEW


 

THE NEW TECH

ROUND CHARGER W/ WRIST STRAP

PRICE AS LOW AS $8.99

ULTRA SLIM POWER BANK 

PRICE AS LOW AS $15.99

THE NEW SHADES

CAMO SUNGLASSES

PRICE AS LOW AS $1.63

TEAM SPIRIT SUNGLASSES

PRICE AS LOW AS $1.89

THE NEW DRINK

MASON JAR TUMBLER WITH INFUSER
PRICE AS LOW AS $3.99
MADE IN THE USA

MY FAVORITE 20 OZ. “AT HOME” MASON JAR-SHAPED TUMBLER HAS BEEN UPDATED! NOW IT FITS IN MOST CAR CUP HOLDERS, FEATURES OUNCE CAPACITY MARKINGS & HAS AN INTEGRATED FRUIT INFUSER.

THE SIR CERAMIC MUG
PRICE AS LOW AS $7.48

YOU MUST DASH TO GET THIS SUPER FUN CERAMIC MUG! LOOKS LIKE YOU’RE SPORTING A MUSTACHE WHEN YOU TAKE A SIP. PEDESTAL BOTTOM & C-HANDLE. CHOOSE BETWEEN COLOR IMPRINTING OR OUR CUTTING EDGE DISHWASHER SAFE LASER DECORATING METHOD.

CONTIGO SHAKE & GO FIT
PRICE AS LOW AS $7.98

28 OZ SINGLE WALL PLYPROPYLENE BOTTLE WITH ROUNDED BOTTOM & WEIGHTED MIXING BALL FOR EASY MIXING & CLEANING WITH FLIP TOP THREADED LID & CARRYING HANDLE.

THE NEW WRITING
SHARPIE GEL HIGHLIGHTER
PRICE AS LOW AS $1.55

SHARPIE PRODUCES YET ANOTHER TECHNOLOGICAL BREAKTHROUGH WITH THE SHARPIE GEL HIGHLIGHTER. THE ADVANCED GEL HIGHLIGHTING SYSTEM WON’T BLEED THROUGH PAPER SURFACES, INCLUDING GLOSSY & THIN PAPERS, AND IT PROVIDES OUR STRONGEST SMEAR PROTECTION ACROSS PEN & MARKER INKS & INK JET PRINTOUTS. UNCAP WHAT’S INSIDE WITHOUT WORRY – THE SHARPIE GEL HIGHLIGHTER WILL NEVER DRY OUT – AND IT WRITES AS LONG AS A TRADITIONAL PEN-STYLE HIGHLIGHTER.

LYNKTEC TRUGLIDE COMBO STYLUS WITH RETRACTABLE PEN
PRICE AS LOW AS $9.48

RETRACTABLE PEN & STYLUS COMBINATION FOR ULTIMATE CONVENIENCE. PREMIUM PATENTED CONDUCTIVE FIBER TIP. DURABLE, ACCURATE, SMOOTH WRITING STYLUS. RUGGED HEXAGON BARREL. CHROME ACCENTS. BLACK BALLPOINT INK CARTRIDGE. LYNKTEC BOX INCLUDED.

THE NEW NEXT BIG THING
CITY CUT & SEW
MADE IN THE USA

TAKE EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS & TURN IT INSIDE OUT!

CITY CUT & SEW IS A COLLABORATION BETWEEN PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS SUPPLIER NUMO & PRODUCT DESIGNER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR, ANGIE DAVIS.

THE PROJECT COMBINES THE SKILLED CAPABILITY OF A COMPANY WITH OVER 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN CUT-AND-SEW MANUFACTURING WITH DAVIS’ MINIMAL APPROACH TO PRODUCT DESIGN, FOCUSED ON QUALITY MATERIALS & WELL-CRAFTED CONSTRUCTION.

THE RESULT IS A NEW APPROACH IN THE PROMOTIONAL PRODUCT INDUSTRY: TO PUT THE QUALITY OF THE PRODUCT FIRST. BY KEEPING THE CLIENT BRANDING DISCREET & INTEGRATED INSIDE THE PRODUCT, CITY CUT & SEW AIMS TO PROVIDE PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS THAT ARE RESPECTFUL, THOUGHTFUL & WILL BE CARRIED FOR YEARS TO COME.

EVERY TIME YOUR USER OPENS A SLEEVE OR A BAG WITH YOUR LOGO ON THE INSIDE, THEY’LL BE REMINDED THAT YOU’D RATHER WHISPER TO THEM THAN SHOUT TO THE MASSES.

I’M IN LOVE WITH THE CUSTOM-PRINTED LINING ON THE INSIDE FEATURING YOUR LOGO OR BRAND NAME!


In The New

IN THE NEW
After years in the industry, I still look forward to seeing suppliers take risks. I was very impressed with my favorite suppliers and the exciting new products they introduced at this year’s PPAI Expo in Las Vegas.

TRENDS TO WATCH
Inspirational patterns and geometric designs offer new and fun ways to brand the classics. New imprint methods put a spin on brand essentials. Advances in mobile technology items. Retail brands and retail lookalikes everywhere.

Here’s your first look at everything newsworthy in the world of branded merchandise.


 

THE NEW TECH

GIGA CHARGER WITH POWER CHECK 
PRICE AS LOW AS $24.98

LOVE THE LED DIGITAL POWER INDICATOR THAT SHOWS EXACTLY HOW MUCH CHARGE REMAINS WITHIN THE POWER BANK.


WIRELESS WATER RESISTANT SPEAKER 
PRICE AS LOW AS $22.00

MUSHROOM USB COMPACT CAR CHARGER 2.4 
PRICE AS LOW AS $6.99
THE NEW SHADES

MIRRORED SUNGLASSES
PRICE AS LOW AS $2.25

BOTTLE OPENER SUNGLASSES
PRICE AS LOW AS $2.50
THE NEW OFFICE
DESK SET
PRICE AS LOW AS $15.00

 UP YOUR STANDARD WITH THIS FUN DESK SET. BRAND THE COMPLETE SET OR BRAND ONE OF THE ITEMS.  SET INCLUDES TAPE DISPENSER, TRAY, STAPLER & PEN CUP. ITEMS ARE ALSO SOLD INDIVIDUALLY.


NEON EDGE NOTEBOOK
PRICE AS LOW AS $2.99

WOODGRAIN COVER JOURNAL
PRICE AS LOW AS $4.95
BUILD YOUR OWN BALLPOINT STYLUS PEN
PRICE AS LOW AS $3.50

WITH OVER 1700 DIFFERENT COMBINATIONS POSSIBILITIES, YOU CAN BE AS CREATIVE AS YOU WOULD LIKE. FIRST, CHOOSE YOUR GRIP COLOR, THEN CHOOSE YOUR DOT COLOR, THEN YOUR CAP COLOR. LASTLY, APPLY A CUSTOM LOGO TO YOUR PEN. NOW, ADMIRE YOUR MASTERPIECE!

THE NEW DRINK
GLASS MASON JAR WITH COLOR LID
PRICE AS LOW AS $5.19

25 OZ. SINGLE WALL GLASS SQUARED MASON JAR WITH COLOR LID & SOFT STRAW.

VORTEX STAINLESS
PRICE AS LOW AS $10.99

16 OZ DOUBLE WALL COPPER LINED VACUUM INSULATED PILSNER.


11 OZ SQUARE MUG
PRICE AS LOW AS $3.25

CERAMIC MUG W/ SILICONE HANDLE
PRICE AS LOW AS $7.50
LITTLE BUDDY
PRICE AS LOW AS $1.53

 ADD A POCKET TO YOUR KOLDER KADDY! CHOOSE FROM 31 NEOPRENE COLORS, STOCK PATTERNS, OR SEND US YOUR OWN!

THE NEW FUN
WHIZZIE™ SPOTTERTIE™
PRICE AS LOW AS $0.39

GET CREATIVE WITH THE SILICONE WHIZZIE™ SPOTTERTIE™. THEY ARE GREAT FOR ORGANIZING CABLES, CORDS & WIRES OR EVEN KEYS. USE THEM AS WINE GLASS MARKERS OR LUGGAGE SPOTTER TAGS. CHOOSE FROM MINI & MAX SIZES IN DIFFERENT SHAPES. CLEVER AND PRACTICAL!

MOOD GRIP PEN
PRICE AS LOW AS $0.85

PLASTIC MOOD GRIP CHANGES COLOR WITH THE HEAT OF YOUR HAND.

FOOSBALL DESKTOP GAME
PRICE AS LOW AS $14.98

NO GAME ROOM? NO PROBLEM! THE LIGHTWEIGHT FOOSBALL DESKTOP GAME ALSO KNOWN AS TABLE SOCCER ALLOWS YOU TO MOVE THIS POPULAR GAME FROM ROOM TO ROOM AT HOME OR PLAY WHILE SITTING IN YOUR OFFICE.

THE NEW TOTE
RUME XPOSE CROSS BODY TOTE
PRICE AS LOW AS $3.00

MACHINE WASHABLE, WATER RESISTANT & HOLDS 50 LBS. UNLIKE OTHER TRADESHOW BAGS, XPOSE HAS LIFE AFTER THE EVENT AS IT BECOMES A MACHINE WASHABLE TRAVEL LAUNDRY BAG, GIVING 10X THE NUMBER OF IMPRESSIONS FOR THE SAME BUDGET. TRANSLUCENT WHITE RIP-STOP POLYESTER PROVIDES BRILLIANT CANVAS FOR FULL-COLOR DYE-SUBLIMATED BRANDING.

HORIZONS LAMINATED SHOPPER
PRICE AS LOW AS $2.68
THE NEW IMPRINT METHOD
FULL-COVERAGE DEBOSSED IMPRINT OPTION

DON’T LIMIT YOUR IMAGE TO A SMALL BRANDING AREA. WITH THE NEW FULL-COVERAGE DEBOSSED OPTION YOU CAN USE THE ENTIRE COVER TO GET YOUR MESSAGE ACROSS. CREATE YOUR OWN DESIGN OR PICK FROM ONE OF THE MANY PRE-DESIGNED TEMPLATES.AVAILABLE ON SEVERAL OF MY FAVORITE SPECTOR JOURNALS!


 

Heads Up

HEADS UP

Branded headwear is a staple in every season. The traditional knit beanie is Winter’s go-to style. But this season the knit beanie is making a stronger statement than in years past.

Embrace the cold with custom woven beanies. Your logo is woven directly into the material. Add a pom-pom to the top for the ultimate winter accessory!


FINE KNIT CUSTOM WOVEN BEANIE
PRICE AS LOW AS $9.00
72 UNITS $9.00  144 UNITS $9.80  288 UNITS $9.20  600 UNITS $9.00

DRESS UP YOUR BEANIE
       
ADD A POM-POM
$0.85 additional
From the craft room to the runway, pom-poms are having a moment.

ADD A CUFF
$0.85 additional


SWAG-ARAZZI
BRANDED INSPIRATION ON THE SIDELINES

Generation Next Round Two

SPECIAL DELIVERY
More of my favorites from the ASI Chicago show revealed!

 

 

THE NEXT IN DESKTOP


THE NEXT “DESKTOP”
PRICE AS LOW AS $2.99

SHINY RICH ENAMEL COLOR COATED METAL FRAME THAT DOUBLES AS A BUSINESS CARD OR PHONE HOLDER. GREAT FOR ANY OFFICE OR DESK!

THE NEXT “DESKTOP”

PRICE AS LOW AS $3.99

NEW LARGER SIZE! BRIGHT FASHION COLOR OPTIONS MAKE THIS NOTEBOOK STANDOUT. LOVE THE ZIPPERED POCKET ON FRONT COVER.


THE NEXT IN UNDER $1

THE NEXT “UNDER $1”
PRICE AS LOW AS $0.89

BOLD COLOR CIRCLE SHAPED FAN WITH DIE-CUT HANDLE, LARGE IMPRINT AREA, FLAT & EASY TO MAIL, GREAT WHEN YOU NEED A BREATH OF FRESH AIR!

THE NEXT “UNDER $1”
PRICE AS LOW AS $0.89

THIS HEAVY DUTY MICROFIBER CLOTH IS GIANT!  CLEAN, DUST & POLISH VIRTUALLY ANY SURFACE. ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY! REUSABLE & DURABLE!  AWESOME TRADESHOW GIVEAWAY. SIZE: 12″ W x 11 1/2″ H.


THE NEXT IN DRINKWARE

THE NEXT “DRINKWARE”
PRICE AS LOW AS $15.99

ICE CHALLENGE COMPLETE! I FILLED THIS STAINLESS STEEL WATER BOTTLE WITH ICE & CHECKED ON IT TWO DAYS LATER…IT STILL HAD ICE! IT HAS VACUUM INSULATION FOR OPTIMUM HEAT RETENTION TOO. LEAK-PROOF SCREW-ON LID WITH A VISUAL OPEN/CLOSE PUSH BUTTON LOCKING CLOSURE THAT COMES APART FOR EASY CLEANING. FEATURING A SILICONE BAND, AVAILABLE IN 13 DIFFERENT COLORS.

THE NEXT “DRINKWARE”
PRICE AS LOW AS $5.99

MAKE IT A DOUBLE WITH THIS NEW 24 OZ SINGLE WALL ACRYLIC PILSNER.


 THE NEXT IN WRITING


THE NEXT “WRITING”
PRICE AS LOW AS $6.99

AMPLE SIZED ATTRACTIVE TWIST-ACTION METAL BALLPOINT, GLOSSY BLACK ENAMEL FINISH CAP COMPLEMENTED BY A RICH METALLIC COLOR BARREL, SHINY CHROME SILVER ACCENTS.


THE NEXT IN TECH TO GO KITS

THE NEXT “TECH TO GO”
PRICE AS LOW AS $4.99

COMPACT AND READY TO TRAVEL – BOLD COLOR ZIPPERED HARD CIRCULAR SHAPED EVA CASE, INCLUDES: MATCHING COLOR 1000MAH CAR CHARGER AND 5V OUTPUT WALL ADAPTER WITH 1 USB PORT, GREAT FOR PEOPLE ON THE GO!

THE NEXT “TECH TO GO”
PRICE AS LOW AS $2.99

PICK YOUR BRAND COLORS & TURN 3 MUST HAVE TECH ITEMS INTO THE PERFECT KIT.
KIT INCLUDES:
KANGAROO TECH POCKET: CUSHY BOLD POLYESTER & FOAM MATERIAL CASE WITH BLACK PIPING ACCENT & ATTACHED SHINY SILVER CARABINER, UNIVERSAL SIZE TO ACCOMMODATE ALL PHONES, FITS COMPACTLY IN ALL BAGS, PURSES & POCKETS.
CURVACEOUS BALLPOINT STYLUS: RICH METALLIC SILVER BARREL, SHINY SILVER ACCENTS, TWIST ACTION PEN, SOFT RUBBER TIP DESIGNED TO MIMIC THE PAD OF YOUR FINGER – KEEPS YOUR TOUCH SCREEN FINGERPRINT FREE & CONTRASTING BRIGHT COLOR RUBBERIZED COMFORT GRIP.
GALAXY SCREEN CLEANING CLOTH: SCREEN CLEANING CLOTH FOR COMPUTER SCREEN, IPAD SCREEN, PHONE SCREEN, ETC… WIPE AWAY DIRT & SMUDGES WITH EASE WITH ANTIMICROBIAL COATING CLOTH, POUCH INCLUDED, CAN HOLD A STANDARD BUSINESS CARD.


THE NEXT IN OLDIE BUT GOODIE

THE NEXT “OLDIE BUT GOODIE”

BRANDED PLAYING CARDS EQUALS 52 BILLBOARDS! USE THE 52 CARD FACES TO SHOW OFF YOUR BRAND.

SOME OF MY FAVORITE IMPRINTING IDEAS:

INSPIRED & INVENTIVE BRAND MARKETING – CREATE SURPRISE & EXCITEMENT AROUND A UNIQUE WAY TO MARKET ANY ASPECT OF YOUR BRAND.
UNIQUE PRODUCT CATALOGS & WORK PORTFOLIOS – SURPRISE THEM WITH A UNIQUE PRESENTATION OF NEW PRODUCTS, MENU ITEMS, YOUR CATALOG OR WORK PORTFOLIO.
EDUCATE & ENTERTAIN WITH TRAINING, TIPS & TRIVIA – DELIGHT, AMUSE, SURPRISE & SELL WITH INTERESTING FACTS, TIPS & TRIVIA.

INSPIRED COMMEMORATION & SINGULAR RECOGNITION – HONOR & COMPLIMENT (YOU OR THEM!) WITH A UNIQUE CELEBRATION OF NOTEWORTHY ACCOMPLISHMENTS, VALUED MEMBERS OR STAFF OR DISTINGUISHED ORGANIZATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS.