The Benefits of Employee Recognition Programs

Corporate awards and recognition programs play an important role in corporate culture. They are an investment in your company that can deliver significant savings over time and improve the quality work that comes out of your employees. It is a way to show respect and appreciation for your employees for the work that they do and the role that they play in your company. In order for recognition programs to have the greatest results for your company, you must make sure that recognition is coming from the right person and that you are  recognizing efforts that are true to your companies mission. Companies must ensure that they are recognizing the right behaviors and that their praise is sincere. Behaviors that works towards company goals and values are ones that should be recognized. While it can be best for managers and upper-level employees to recognize workers, it is also extremely beneficial … Read More

Surviving Exams with Effective Promotional Items

The end of the year is a magical time in the field of education; holiday festivities are in full swing, and New Year’s resolutions are taking shape and best of all winter break is just weeks away. However, for students and educators, winter break is only a reality after end of term exams. For students and teachers of every caliber, the time before winter break is a mess of squeezing in the last lessons of the year, prepping for exams and lots and lots of stress. Help your students and educators stay on track during this hectic time of year by providing them with promotional products to help them push through! Crestline has many great items to that encourage productivity and lend a hand in keeping organized. Promotional educational items will give your educational community a boost of excitement when they need it most, and help them start their next semester … Read More

Inspiring Ways to use Plush Toys for Branding

There is nothing quite like a soft, friendly stuffed toy. It’s likely that many of us have a fond childhood memory of stuffed toy that we adored or that we found comforting. We often think of stuffed toys as novelty items for children, but they can also be used as a vehicle to share your brand. There are a few key factors that make a plush toy a great product to put your logo on: Customization-With plush toys there is a lot of freedom in customization. Not only can you choose from any animal, you can also create your own character, or bring your own company mascot to life in the form of a plush toy. In addition, you can choose to outfit your toy in an imprinted accessory such as a t-shirt. Choosing a plush toy allows for you to be as creative as you want to be to share … Read More

A Guide to Corporate Gift Giving

Giving corporate gifts to employees and customers has been a long standing tradition for many businesses. While corporate gifts can be rewarded at any time, the most popular time is towards the end of the year, around the holiday season. Gift giving is a way to say thank you to individuals that help shape the company and contribute to its success. They recognize and reward everything that customers and employees have put into the company throughout the year. At Crestline we offer a great collection of custom corporate gifts that allow your business to tastefully brand great items to give to valued customers and employees. Why go beyond just saying Thank You? A simple gift to show appreciation towards an employee can make the difference between someone who simply gets the job done and someone that does everything they can to embrace corporate values, exceed company goals and strive to … Read More

The Benefits of Custom Reusable  Bags

Have you ever received a promotional tote bag? Chances are most of us have. Promotional totes and reusable grocery tote bags are rising in popularity and for good reasons! In the United States, 34% of consumers own a promotional tote bag and they can gain over 5,700 impressions for your brand. Not only are reusable bags and totes good for your brand, they are also good for the environment. Today, many cities across the country are banning single-use plastic bags in order to reduce environmental pollution. Many retail locations and supermarkets  will no longer be able to hand out the free plastic bags that shoppers rely on to carry their items home. How can your business take advantage of bag bans? By putting your logo on reusable grocery tote bags. Customized reusable grocery tote bags can replace non-biodegradable plastic bags. You can sell them to customers or hand them out free to shoppers who are … Read More

Investing in Pens with Logos

There is a reason why pens with logos have withstood the test of time and are still a commonly used promotional item today even with the introduction of tech accessories and other unique items. Giving away promotional pens is a great way to put your brand in the community’s hands and reach new prospects. When you look at  your own pen cup at home or on your office desk, do you know where half of those pens came from? How many pens in that cup did you buy? How many did you walk away with after signing your name or taking a quick note? How many of them are pens with logos? Promotional writing instruments are owned by 56% of consumers. Pens are an item that are always useful and are very likely to be kept and to trade hands multiple times. Promotional pens are a great way to spread awareness for your organization and to … Read More

Get Ready for Game Day Promotions

In a little over a week, we will officially be saying “hello” to fall! For a minute we were sad to say goodbye to summer,  until we remembered that fall brings us football and tailgating! Football is America’s favorite sport, and the season is in full swing. Many football fans have traditions that are built around a specific team, whether it is the local high school, college or NFL team. One of those traditions is often game day parties at home or around a tailgate in the stadium parking lot. These fans are definitely passionate about their sport and know how to celebrate their team! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to guarantee that your business is being represented at their next party or tailgating event. Keep the fan spirit alive with these great game day promotional items! Let’s start with a tailgating must have—the Backcountry cooler grill is portable and perfect for all outdoor … Read More

Promotional Product Tips for Trade Shows

Trade shows are a great opportunity to share your products and services with an interested community and generate valuable sales leads. While trade shows can be very beneficial, they can also be a great waste if a company does not properly prepare. We are here to guide you through the process of using your own unique promotional products to successfully stand out and impress at your next trade show. Tradeshows are a marketing tactic, in order for them to be successful; they need an established marketing plan. You must make sure that the show fits your marketing goals and is going to deliver you actual return, because we all know trade shows are not cheap! Promotional product giveaways should also be chosen well in advanced. This will guarantee that you have the proper funds, and are not just running to the store to buy 5 bags of mixed mini candy … Read More

Promote Your Brand With Office Essentials

The best way to get the highest return from your promotional product investment is picking products that you know your customers will love to use. Amplify your next campaign with a few desk essentials and you can be sure your customers will think of you often. Basic items make great giveaways because of their practicality; pens, sticky notes, letter openers are all essential to office life. Office items have a long shelf life and deliver repeated brand impressions. If you know that the majority of your customers are working in an office, use this opportunity to forge relationships! Imprint your logo on some of these great office products!   There is a reason that pens have withstood the test of time as a great promotional product. People cannot resist a good pen! With so many options to day for standard pens as well as highlighter pens and stylus pens, its … Read More

Hottest Back to School Items for 2014

Back-to-school season brings out a lot of feelings; while many of the students are excited to be reunited with friends they haven’t seen in what seems like a lifetime, they are not always as excited to slip back into their routine. Having class all day and spending nights doing assignments is never as fun as getting lost in the oblivion that is Netflix. The educational institutions however feel much different about back-to-school season, although it is a busy and stressful time in itself, the anticipation of having full halls again warms them. At Crestline we are all about making things easy for you; granted we can’t take away all the stress of making sure all the last minute maintenance is done, and we can’t put the worried parents at ease, what we can do is make sure that you are able to welcome your students back in style. We have … Read More

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