(Safe) Fun in the Sun

A bad sunburn has the potential to be more than just a temporary annoyance—it can lead to serious skin damage or cancer. But keeping safe doesn’t mean you have to live like a shut-in this summer. Rather, help employees and customers have fun in the sun while minimizing risk using these tips and our large array of customizable sun-safe promotional products: Slather On Suncreen The skin is the largest organ of the body, and it’s also one of the most vulnerable to the elements. Be kind to your skin by using sunscreen on a daily basis—yes, even on overcast days and in the winter. In fact, 87% of the sun’s rays penetrate through clouds and fog, which is why you shouldn’t limit your sunscreen habit only to days at the beach. So what strength of sunscreen should you be using? SPFs range in strength, but most dermatologists seem to agree … Read More

Going to Their Happy Place

When someone tells you to “go to your happy place,” where do you envision you are? Wherever it is, it is likely defined by blissed-out enjoyment and relaxation. Investing in swag that will make your customers’ happy place even happier is a great way to promote your brand. The Beach Put your logo on fun accessories like sunglasses, beach towels and beach balls that consumers can use during a family trip to the beach. Our bold, stripped beach mats, complete with an inflatable pillow, roll up into a built-in carrier with handles for easy breakdown—a feature overwhelmed parents are sure to appreciate. The Fishing Hole There are few recreational activities more zen-like then fishing by a lake or river. Lures make an amazing promotional giveaway, and we promise that they’re as good at hooking customers as they are at catching fish! The Camping Ground For companies in the outdoor industry, … Read More

In The Spirit of Spring

As the snow starts to melt, the flowers begin to bloom and the grass gets a little greener, it’s time to trade beanies for baseball caps and stock up on promotional products that speak to the spring season. Here are our picks for trendy items that will carry your brand into the warmer months: April Showers… Spring is synonymous with rain, which means promotional products like umbrellas and wellies will get a lot of wear on dreary days. Functional and practical, rain gear is almost like a mobile billboard for your brand, communicating your company’s message to a large pool of potential customers. …Bring May Flowers Seeds and flower kits make excellent, timely giveaways for spring trade shows and help reinforce a green message for companies trying to promote their commitment to sustainability. Don’t forget, Earth Day is April 20, which is another opportunity to entice potential customers with an … Read More

3 Effective Ways to Make Your Next Promotion Eco-Friendly

Earth day has been celebrated in the United States as a day to recognize biodiversity and spread awareness of sustainable methods since 1970. Today, Earth Day is a worldwide celebration of the earth and its future. Incorporating eco-friendly and organic products into your upcoming spring promotions is a great way to celebrate earth day and appeal to consumers. 47% of US consumers are buying eco-friendly household products. That’s a lot of Americans that care about the environment! Choosing an eco-friendly item is just one more perk to add to your promotion—and a great way to do something good for the earth long after earth day is over! The Earth Is What We All Have In Common. –Wendell Berry Incorporate Eco-Friendly items into your upcoming promotion: 1. Opt For Reusable Tote Bags Promotional tote bags and reusable grocery totes are becoming more and more popular as individual cities and states continue to ban … Read More

Emerging Themes For 2015 Promotional Products

The year has still just begun, and it’s been a very exciting time for us here at Crestline. We’ve spent the beginning of the year thinking about how promotional products have adapted to fit new technologies and trends since the beginning of last year.  It has opened our eyes to the future of promotional products and the new items that we are so excited to see in action this year. Although the year is still just getting started, we have our predictions on what items are going to make a big impact in the minds of the consumer throughout 2015. Technology Technology is getting smarter and it’s going to continue to infiltrate the market in 2015. These items are innovative and are continuously attracting the attention of recipients in a positive way. From custom USB flash drives to Bluetooth speakers and stylus pens; this category is making big moves in … Read More

Implementing Health & Wellness Programs at Work

Do you have a health or wellness goal that you have struggled to begin accomplishing? Many of us do because we let the lack of time, resources or our own stress from daily life keep us from getting started! Launching (or improving) a company health and wellness program can help your employees live a healthier life and make good on their personal wellness goals in addition to being great for your company! At Crestline, we do everything we can to maintain a wellness program that gives back to both the employees and the company. Employees are able to set wellness goals, track their physical activity   pedometers, do regular blood pressure checks and meet with an on-site nurse. We also have a gym in our building for employees to use and our break room offers plenty of healthy snack options. Why does it pay to add a health program to you … 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

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

Want the best head turning giveaways for your organization? Crestline is always shopping around for the latest trends at the best prices. Our goal is to get your organization extra attention with promotional products. Ranging from hot and new to tried and true, our consultants have years of experience to suggest the best products for your event. Below are 5 popular trends for 2014. Trends aren’t always about the newest item. Branded drinkware has been a top category for years, and that’s because studies show they work to connect companies with their target audience. Though their styles and colors may constantly change, the idea stays the same. These versatile giveaways are used at home, in the office, and everywhere in between. Add your logo to new drinkware items like the Party Ceramic Mug or Circa Two Water Bottle for repeated brand exposure. More people are paying attention to their carbon … Read More

Make Going Back to School Fun!

Yes, you read that title correctly. Look, by now we probably have been more accustomed to the inevitable back-to-school mad rush than we would like. Almost as predictable as warmer temperatures during summer, or Dwight Howard figuring out which new team he wants to play for, going back to school has become almost the new Black Friday. No matter where you go, every store will have some variation of a back-to-school sale, or loud, colorful posters letting you know for the thousandth time that school beings soon. Even television commercials will start to migrate more towards targeting the back-to-school consumer, whether they want to be one or not. You’re not safe anywhere. But if there’s anything to be learned from seeing the masses reaching over each other to grab coveted items, or seizing those last boxes of pens and handfuls of composite notebooks while they’re still on sale and then witnessing … Read More

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