7 Promotional Products You Can Never Have Enough Of

When picking out promotional products for giveaways, thank you’s, appreciation gifts or any other occasion, the goal is always to make an impact. Sometimes that impact may be awareness, other times it may be relationship building. No matter what kind of impact you’re trying to make, finding items that recipients will want to hold onto is important. If you are dealing with a specific niche market for your promotion, you may find it to pick out just the right item that you know your recipients will want to keep, be we know it is not always that easy! Sometimes audiences are more diverse and it can be difficult to find an item that is meaningful to everyone. In situations like that, we turn to the basics. Here are 7 items that recipients can never have enough of: First Aid Kits From busy moms to college students, first aid kits will … Read More

4 Ways to Use Promotional Products for 2016 Political Campaigns

The first known use of promotional products in the United States tracks back to 1789 when George Washington used commemorative buttons when he was elected president. Promotional products and elections have a long history and since they are still being used in elections today, you can tell they are powerful! Since 2016 is a presidential election year, political promotional products will be popular throughout the year leading up to the big day. If you or your business is supporting or participating in a political campaign this year, whether it is spreading awareness for a candidate, advocating for people to go out and vote or educating the community on election information, promotional products can help you support your efforts. How can you Use Promotional Products during the 2016 Election Year? Spread Awareness Early in the campaign cycle, awareness and education are important. People cannot vote for a candidate if they do … Read More

Customer Spotlight: Noble Impact

Noble Impact is a not for profit group based out of Little Rock, Arkansas that was founded in 2013. They work with k-12 students with the mission to provide all students with a relevant and purpose-driven education. They achieve this mission, as their website states, by exposing students to relevant experiences and tools that enable them to navigate a world defined by uncertainty with an entrepreneurial skill set and a public service mindset. Whether they participate in classroom or afterschool experiences, they exit the programs with newfound purpose and passion that will drive them to make a difference in their communities. Noble Impact came to Crestline right before the holiday season because they were looking for the perfect way to thank their key partners for all of the hard work, inspiration and collaboration they brought to the organization throughout the year. They were putting together gift bags and they came to … Read More

Customer Spotlight: Camp Sunshine

Last week we had the opportunity to visit Camp Sunshine and drop off some promotional goodies to help them spread awareness for their camp at recruiting events that they have planned around the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. this spring. Camp Sunshine, located on the peaceful shore of Lake Sebago in Maine, was established in 1984. Their mission is to provide retreats that provide a combination of respite, recreation, and support while enabling hope and promoting joy, for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families through various stages of a child’s illness. When Camp Sunshine launched their pilot program in 1984, they started with 43 children with cancer and their families. After seeing such a deeply emotional response from participants of their first session, the founders of Camp Sunshine decided to continue the program at no charge to families offering four sessions per year. As years went on, the program … Read More

10 Giveaways for Heart Awareness Month

February is American Heart Month. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. President Obama declared February American Heart Month because often time’s heart disease can be prevented with healthy practices. If you are looking for a way to make a difference in you community or you have an event occurring in February, consider putting a heart-healthy spin on it! Here are some fun promotional items that can help you share your heart healthy message! 1.  Heart Shaped Magnet Magnets have a special place in the home in high-traffic areas such as the refrigerator and filing cabinets. Magnets are a useful household item that people like to keep around. Put your logo and a healthy eating tip on this heart magnet to help spread heart health awareness. 2. Heart Stress Ball Stress may … Read More

3 Essential Items You Need For Your Next Event

Are you hosting or attending and event (or a series of events) this year? Whether this is your first time or your 40th time putting together an event or trade show, there are a few basics that never change. In order for your event or trade show to be successful, you need to make sure that attendees have everything they need to get the most out of their experience. There are a few essentials that you can provide your attendees with to enhance their event experience and keep your brand in their minds long after they leave your event. 3 Essential Items to Provide for Attendees at Your Next Event A good tote bag. Anytime you attend a trade show, conference or convention it’s almost guaranteed that you will leave at the end of the day with more than you started with! With giveaways, business cards, product catalogs, fliers and … Read More

7 Easy Ways to Improve Health in the New Year

Last week we talked about making organization your resolution for 2016. If you are already an organization aficionado (or you’re still looking for more ways to improve), then we have something else for you to set your sights on this year: improving your health and wellness. Health and fitness related goals are what a lot of folks set out to accomplish when they create resolutions. Even if you are not looking to completely transform your lifestyle, resolving to improve your health is still a great thing that anyone can do! Here are 7 easy ways to improve your health and wellness in 2016: Walk More. Take advantage of every opportunity to get a few more steps in each day. Choose a new parking spot, opt to walk to a co-worker’s desk to ask questions instead of calling or emailing and go in to get your coffee in the morning instead of going … Read More

7 Ways to Be More Organized in the New Year

Do you ever feel like you let a lot of things go at the end of the year? Maybe you fall behind on your housekeeping because you have so many extra obligations or you get behind at work because of vacation time and holiday festivities or maybe it’s that your whole schedule got a little wonky after the time change due to lack of light in the morning and evenings. This is one of the many reasons that make the New Year such a great time to start over. One of the lifestyle changes that many people resolve to make is to get more organized; whether that be at home or at work. Getting organized is a great resolution because it is very easy to easy into. Organization can come one small step at a time and it doesn’t have to be a painful task. We promise that if you … Read More

10 Must Have Tech Accessories

  Technology devices have become an integral part of our lives. Mobile devices and tablets keep us connected, informed and amused. Our cell phones have become our new alarm clocks for waking up, our GPS for navigating the world, our calendar, our notepad, our personal assistant. We access a great deal of information everyday through these devices. Technology occupies such a large part of our lives that it makes sense to find accessories that enhance these beloved tech items even more. Here are 10 must-have tech accessories for you to customize with your logo: Power banks Power banks are one tech accessory that you will never want to leave home without. Power banks can charge compatible mobile devices and tablets from anywhere. They are perfect for long days, travel and unexpected emergencies such as power outages. The amount of charge that a power bank gives your phone or tablet will vary based … Read More

5 Ways to Make Your Next Giveaway Interactive

One of the things that make promotional products so powerful is their ability to impact brand recall. Did you know that 76% of those who receive a promotional product are able to recall the name of the advertiser who gave it to them? That’s a big deal to advertisers! In today’s world there are a lot of distractions around us at all times making it harder than ever to get the attention of our consumers, but by making our message as interactive as the devices in their hands, advertisers have a better chance at establishing a connection. So how can this help you be better at your next trade show or event? Promotional products on their own are already great at making an impression for your brand, but by making your next event giveaway more interactive, you may be able to win over more potential customers. How to Make Your … Read More

Mailing Address:
Crestline Customer Service
PO Box 2027
Lewiston, ME 04241
Crestline Customer Service:
US: 866-488-4975
Intl: +1 207-488-4975
email: crestlinehelp@crestline.com
© 2011 Crestline Blog