The best and time to give out promotional products is at the beginning of the year. This tactic is used by many companies today. This is the time when you can impress your clients with products like calendars or pens. Since New Year is a popular time for promotional products your calendar may be thrown in to the drawer and forgotten. If you really want to promote your business, you need to come up with something different and unique compared to the traditional promotional ideas.
According to a leading promotional products organisation, several different and unique gifts can be used for business promotion targeting the upcoming year. These unique products can be organisers, year planners, diaries, and even note pads or note cubes. You can also select other promotional products such as useful Magnets or note pads in many different styles. Your customers or potential clients will place these products on their desk for use every day making your company’s name in plain sight for most of the time each day. There are other office products that can be used as New Year promotional products like rulers, staplers, letter openers, clips, memo holders, magnifiers, desk organisers, calculators, and paperweights.
Other categories of useful promotional product ideas include Tee Shirts, Baseball caps or other apparels. Though these items are somewhat expensive in comparison, when given out to existing clients, vendors, or business associates you are letting them know how thankful you are for their valuable contribution in making your business a success.
If your customers are planning to become healthier in upcoming year that means they are looking for health related products. Do not miss this opportunity and jump on with health care, safety and fitness promotional products such as Pedometers, Personal care items and Spa gift items. New Year is a popular time for a “New You” so these items will be put to good use.
Giving travel accessories at the beginning of the year also is an innovative idea. These are products that your existing and prospective clients, vendors and business associates need and will use all the year. The New Year is a popular time for picking a holiday, so your items will be able to share the travel experience with your target audience. This category of promotional gift includes Travel Adaptors, bags, toiletry bags, passport wallets, luggage tags and many more.
Many people become stressed because of huge and mounting bills at the beginning of the holiday and New Year. This is your opportunity to cater them by sending some promotional gifts such as stress balls. There are many different shapes and design are available for stress balls like a baseball, physic ball, smiley face, airplane stress toy, basketball, sonic rocks, golf ball, light bulb, and more.
There are several different options available to send out as promotional gifts to your existing and prospective customers at the beginning of a new year. In this way you can stand out from the competition and can avoid the risk of a wasted campaign. Use your imagination by putting your company name in a deserving place for the upcoming year.
Liz Logan is the manager of Phoenix Corporate Gifts. Writing on Promotional Gifts and Promotional clothing is like a passion to her. She has written many articles published at well know websites and blogs on promotional marketing.