2016 Holiday Gift Giving Guide

Holiday gifting is a longstanding tradition among many businesses and organizations. The end of the year holiday season is a time that many people feel is appropriate for gifting as a way to celebrate longevity, achievement, loyalty, and appreciation for customers, employees, partners, and service providers. Is your company planning on giving out gifts at end of the year or holiday celebrations? Promotional products are an exceptional way to spread holiday cheer, show employees they are appreciated, celebrate your customers, and acknowledge all of the other players that contribute to the success of your company on a regular basis throughout the year. Not only are promotional holiday gifts a lovely token of appreciation, they also continue to reinforce your brand’s good name long after the year is over. The holiday season can be a stressful time of the year. If holiday gift giving is on your to-do list, this guide … Read More

Drinkware's Hottest Trend of the Season: Insulated Stainless Steel

When it comes to promotional products, we know that you are always trying to find the latest and greatest items to delight your customers, clients, employees, and partners. One of the things our customers are always looking for are products that mimic current retail trends that are available for customization. At Crestline, we do our best to stay as up to date as we can with everything that is trending in retail from colors and material to current technology and apparel styles. We get excited when we get to deliver you items that we know your customers already have their eyes on. A recent trend that has been flooding the market lately is insulated stainless steel drinkware. You’ve probably heard about these. They’re rugged. They’re durable. Most of all, they keep your beverages cold for over 24 hours and hot for hours. Drinkware items of this variety are popping up at … Read More

Earn Money for Your School with Hanes 4 Education™

What is Hanes4Education™? Hanes 4 Education is a cash rebate program that offers schools a way to earn money for purchases of select customized apparel pieces that are Hanes® or Champion brands such as t-shirts, polos, sweatshirts, and sweatpants. Who is Eligible? Any public or private k – 12 schools that are registered with the appropriate state agencies are eligible for the Hanes 4 Education program. How does it work? You can earn money for a school in your area every time you purchase printed Hanes® or Champion brand apparel. In order to receive the funds, you or the school you wish to contribute to must complete the provided rebate form and provide a copy of the invoice. For each piece of printed apparel purchased, the school will receive $0.10. The selected school will receive the funds within 4-6 weeks after the rebate for and invoice is received. In order … Read More

4 Ways You Can Use Promotional Products to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Did you know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month? Although spreading awareness for this important cause is welcomed and encouraged year-round, October is a great time to rally for increased awareness, education, and support around Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer prevention. According to BreastCancer.org, in the US, about 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. An estimated 246,660 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in this year.  These astounding numbers make the case for education and disease awareness a top priority. Promotional products can help health organizations as well as any other business with a passion for the cause to show support during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. How can promotional products be used to support Breast Cancer Awareness during the month of October? Fundraising Promotional products are a great way to raise funds for breast cancer research, … Read More

5 Perfect Giveaways for Tailgating Fans

Football season is underway and fans everywhere are gearing up to cheer on their favorite teams! Football is a sport that is growing in popularity (a record 111.9 million people watched the 2016 Super Bowl) and so is the tailgating experience! Fans of all calibers are now meeting up before the game to enjoy food, fun, and football on a whole new level. Tailgating is highly social and it’s a great opportunity for businesses to promote their brand to football fans via tailgating items that can add to their experience on game day. Tailgating is not just reserved for NFL games, it is a trend that is popular among high school and college fans as well. This expands the opportunity for you to promote your business, brand or team and makes it a great option for businesses in any community. From fundraising to brand awareness, tailgating essentials are a great … Read More

Colorful Cowbells at My Place Teen Center

My Place Teen Center is an after-school drop-in destination for youth in the Greater Portland, Maine area. Their mission is to provide a safe haven for youth, ages 10 – 18, sustaining them with comfort, meals, resources, and hope. The center goes beyond just providing a safe place for teens, they provide healthy meals, life skills training, academic assistance, personal development, mentoring, physical fitness, nutritional skills, leadership skills, art lessons, higher education and job acquisition support, and on top of all that, a fun place to hang out where everyone feels like they are at home. MPTC was established in May of 1998 under the name Mission Possible Teen Center as the city’s first no-barrier program for all kids. After a significant increase in turnout, they ended up relocating to their current Westbrook, Maine location. To celebrate their 15th year of serving youth, they rebranded and became My Place Teen … Read More

The Trade Show Checklist- 10 Items to Bring to Your Next Trade Show

Trade shows, exhibitions, and conventions can be a great opportunity for your business to gain valuable leads. In order to get the most out of your show, it helps to be fully prepared for anything that the day (or venue) may throw at you. To help both first-time show exhibitors and seasoned professionals get ready for their next show, we’ve put together a list of items you won’t want to walk onto the show floor without. Trade Show Checklist – 10 items for Exhibitors Basic Office Supplies– you never know what you may need, so be sure to pack some basic office supplies such as scissors, tape, paper clips, sticky notes, a sharpie, and pens. Lots of logoed pens. A Table Cover– You will want to make sure that your table is attractive to attendees as well as easily distinguishable. Custom table covers help to keep your booth looking sharp all … Read More

25 Creative Ways to Use the Cool Clip

The cool clip has been a long time customer favorite for Crestline shoppers—it’s extreme versatility, it’s convenient (who doesn’t need one?), and most importantly it is budget friendly. Clips and magnets are home, office, and education staples, this fantastic item combines the two to give you more ways to use. When you put your logo on the cool clip, you open up opportunities for repeat exposure in the most coveted places; in the home—the kitchen being the most favorable, and in the workspace.  This is an item that can really have a variety different uses depending on your lifestyle. To prove the many uses for this product, we have put together a list of 25 Creative Ways to Use the Cool Clip!   Hold your mail Hold a photo Clip together important documents Hold up your office calendar Use as a clipboard for the wall Keep a chip bag closed … Read More

How to Pick the Perfect Promotional Backpack

Promotional backpacks are a phenomenal way to capture high-level visibility for your brand. Wherever a backpack is carried, your logo is shared. In addition to being a great solution for brand visibility, they are also an incredibly versatile bag style that can be used for a variety of situations and circumstances. There is a bag for every student, traveler, gym-goer, trade show attendee, and more. If you are considering the use of custom backpacks for your next promotion, there are a couple of things to think about before you begin shopping. For starters, you will want to think about who you intend to be the recipient of your backpack and what kind of features will best serve that person. Backpacks come in all shapes and sizes and offer many different features, but not all features may be necessary for your desired use. In an effort to make choosing the right … Read More

The Locker Checklist—10 Must-Have Items

  Don’t let the start of the school year take you by surprise, start preparing now and enjoy the best days of summer that still are still ahead of us. When thinking about the essentials that you need for back to school season, backpacks, notebooks, a calculator, pencils may all come to mind, but we’ve put together a list of a few additional locker essentials that will help your student be prepared for the day to day proceedings of life at school! The Locker Checklist—10 Must-Have Items Academic Planner – Balancing homework assignments, extracurricular activities and a personal life can be difficult. Academic planners are an easy way to encourage scheduling and time management. Students can use the planner to keep track of assignments, due dates, practices, and anything else. Water Bottle – Busy students don’t have time to stop at a water fountain every time they need a drink! … Read More

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