New Wooden Puzzle Giveaways for Smart Customers

Puzzle games and tactile learning toys are making a comeback and it’s not just for kids. Teens and adults have been seen playing with these brain-teasing toys over the past couple of years.

Research has proven that regular brain exercise using “gamified” tools like puzzles provide cognitive and emotional benefits for adults. Benefits include:

  • Enhanced memory
  • Accelerated ingenuity
  • Supports the entire thought process
  • Production of dopamine (happy hormones)
  • Relaxation & meditation

Puzzle manufacturers have been coming up with more variations and level of challenges for puzzles and they’ve also combined it with a greater consciousness for the use of sustainable, non-toxic materials. The puzzles below are some of the latest and trendiest promotional puzzle toys making the rounds in trade shows and work desks everywhere.

promotional puzzles and custom wooden branded puzzles to giveaway
All products available for order at gobrandspirit.com

Add the FLOWER PATTERN WOODEN PUZZLE to your employees’ collection of desktop toys in the office. They’re pretty, eco-friendly, and challenging. This 9-piece  puzzle has 24 locations for your to imprint your logo.

When placed on a desk or in a conference room, the fun RUBIK’S CUBE WOODEN PUZZLE can’t be left alone and begs to be played with and solved. The wood material is eco-friendly and it has 54 imprint locations. Your brand will be on the top of users’ minds as they work through this fun challenge.

The BARREL PUZZLE has 11 pieces to take apart and put together. Customize by imprinting your logo in 4 locations. Like the other puzzles, it’s made of eco-friendly recycled wood for sustainability.

Your customers and team will be setting their own record time in solving these fun toys in no time. Keep sharing the brand love!

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Rule the Fashion & Apparel Trade Show Runway with Ultra Chic Swag

Fashion and apparel trade shows like the Magic Las Vegas exhibit this August gathers one of the biggest crowds of the year. Brand owners and special attendees from all over the US come to this event to showcase new fashion collections and exciting industry innovations.

So how can your brand stand out and engage with more people? Start with the right trade show gifts. It’s not enough that you hand out your business card. We recommend making it personal and tapping into cute but useful promotional products they’ll want to keep using.

Here are a few of our recommendations:

chic swag gift ideas for fashion and apparel trade show
All products above are available for order at gobrandspirit.com

We’ve been blogging using phone accessories as staple swag items this year and the trend still applies to this type of event. The HARD iWALLET can hold multiple business cards which makes a perfect gift for trade show goers. It’s made of plastic and fits perfectly on almost any smartphone. Customize with your logo with your company tagline.

Big brands like KFC have used underwear as part of their brand awareness campaign. Why not get on this trend and add a cute pair of logo printed COTTON BOYFRIEND BRIEFS to your swag bag? It certainly a fun little surprise and most likely an item they can Instagram and share on their profiles. Package it nicely to encourage posting.

RUBBER LIP BALMS have also been trending trade show gifts this year. Mix the colors of the lids for a more fun look. You can also get these in different flavors!

The PLASTIC FOLDABLE HANGERS make great travel items and since attendees will be sampling apparel, why not thoughtfully give them something to hang them on. These come in different colors and your logo can be imprinted via silkscreen.

Finally, top off your swag gift set with a travel-sized FOLDING LINT ROLLER. It’s reusable, easy to clean and definitely a fashionista need.

For more information on these items, email info@gobrandspirit.com today.

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Use Trendy Phone Accessories as Trade Show Swag to Connect

People use their phones everyday. They use it to look for places to eat, communicate, and update their friends using social media. The phone is basically an everyday essential.

What better way to make a connection with your trade show attendees than offering up some cool, trendy, and very useful phone accessories? Here are some of the hottest promotional products your brand can customize. 

phone accessories for promotional product marketing, good trade show gift idea
All items can be custom made to order at gobrandspirit.com

 

  1. Bean Flashlight and Power Bank – multi-function swag items make good giveaways. This handy little power bank is built with a flash light with 5000 mAH of power storage.
  2. Waterproof phone case – Add your company logo on the plastic zip of or the lanyard, or go wild and make it both! This is an awesome swag item for an audience that loves the outdoors or for those who just want to keep their phones safe from dust and water.
  3. USB Phone Fans – These are certainly novel swag items that are perfect for the summer. Just plug it in and stay nice and cool. Choose from different colors and make sure you strategically place your logo.
  4. Pop Socket Stand – Another multi-function promotional product that’s a good opportunity for fun and quirky designs by your brand. As the name implies, it pops out and turns into a phone stand for hands free use of your device and it also doubles as a cord wrap to keep your earphones from getting tangled.
  5. 2-in-1 Charging Cables – Power up Android or iOS phones. Their perfect for travel and the office. Choose from several colors!

All these items are available at gobrandspirit.com!

What Are Good Giveaways for a Home Improvement Trade Show?

One of the biggest home improvement trade shows in the US–the Riverside Home and Backyard Show   happening this September.

The show always feature displays and exhibits of the latest ideas in home improvement, remodeling, interior-design, decorating and landscaping. In addition, the show provides educational and informative seminars and demonstrations designed to help homeowners enhance the beauty and the value of their homes.

So, what are good giveaways for a home improvement trade show? How can you make sure people come to your booth and check out what you have to offer? We have a few recommendations for you.

VANILLA SPA BOX

 

 

Vanilla Spa Box – $19.54 for 600+ orders (Customize the box and labels)

Give them the gift of sweet, vanilla-scented relaxation at home. The box is perfectly customizable and a great way to encourage recipients to post a photo on their social media. Perhaps add an instruction of using your brand’s hashtag. Enclosed in the ribbon-tied wooden slider box is a 2 oz Vanilla Bath Gel, 2 oz Vanilla Conditioning Shampoo, 2 oz Vanilla Hand and Body Lotion, 2 oz Vanilla Bath Salts in a beautiful organza sachet and a heavenly 2 oz natural Vanilla bath bomb.

JIGSAW STICKY FLAGS

Jigsaw Sticky Notes – $1.80 for 2500+ orders (Add your logo on the box)

Make message-taking and organizing fun and colorful with these handy sticky notes that fit together as a puzzle. Maybe adding a nice message like “Cheers to the tiny, beautiful pieces of your home.” Make it personal just to add that thoughtfulness and memorability of your trade show giveaway.

QUICK RELEASE TAPE MEASURE

Quick-release Tape Measure – $0.64 for 500+ orders 

If you’re looking for something really cheap but very relevant to a home improvement trade show, you might want to check these Quick-Release Measuring Tapes where you can easily add your logo onto one or both sides of the product. They’re sturdy and come in different colors too!

ESSENTIAL OIL-INFUSED BATH SALTS

Essential Oil Infused Bath Salts in 3″ Cylinder Tube (as low as $2.26)

Make your brand part of their relaxation time. What better way to get some positive outlook towards your brand than associating yourself with one of the most restful times of the day. Adding a positive message on the label like “Treat yourself” is a nice touch with your logo. You can even be more playful by trying out zodiac sign predictions or doing “personality-based” variants. Again keeping it personal and relatable.

ZAPATA MUG

Zapata Ceramic Mug with bright colored interiors – As low as $2.42

This two-toned ceramic mug is a great addition to a home’s drinkware set. The pop of color in the interior is very eye-catching and perfectly highlights you brand’s logo because of the matte black exterior. The contrast of black and any bright color is sure to draw in a lot of eyes to your booth. 

COOL TOWEL

Towel with Case – $3.52 for 1000+ orders

This towel with a convenient plastic case is not only great for the home but also quite useful during your trips to the gym or the beach. The case conveniently hooks easily on your bag strap. Add your brand logo on the case and on the towel. What’s also good about this trade show giveaway is that people can use the casing for other personal items! Certainly a big hit for any trade show attendee.

And like all of the products we feature, we donate a portion of our sales to help supply vaccines to children in need around the world.  For every $100 spent, we donate 1 vaccine, $500 = 5 vaccines, $1000 = 10 vaccines. 

For inquiries on all these items, please email us at info@brandspirit.com.

 

 

 

Coffee Fest Alert: Branded Gift Ideas

The coffee culture in the US and all over the world is booming. It’s not just about this wonderful magical beverage anymore, but rather, this community built around the love for coffee. Coffee Fest happens every two years and the next trade show is happening this 13th to 15th of October, 2017 in Portland.

Photos from Coffee Fest Nashville 2017

There’s Latte Art exhibits and competitions, America’s Best Espresso, and America’s Best Cold Brew on top of the workshops and talks from the biggest industry movers. 

If you’re in the business of serving a nice cuppa or are just a coffee enthusiast looking to expand your knowledge and experience, Coffee Fest is a must-attend event. Of course, if you’re a business owner and want to get noticed by both brand owners and potential customers, you’ll need to make sure your booth has solid, fun, and relevant swag to offer.

Here’s a list of branded gift ideas for Coffee Fest 2017:

20 oz. MOSCOW MULE COPPER MUG

Moscow Mule Copper Mug ($15.10 for 288+ minimum order)

Although it’s on the pricey side, this gift idea, with your branding, will surely attract a good number of attendees to your booth. The design has a very artisanal, luxe feel and is great for cold brews and other iced drinks! This comes packaged in a standard or optional 2-piece gift box which makes it a great business gift item too.

16 oz. DOUBLE WALL GROOVY TUMBLERS GIFT SET

16 oz. Double Wall Groovy Tumbler Set ($25.81 for 288+ orders)

This tumbler is definitely a must-have for a coffee trade show. It’s chic, highly functional, and sends the right message about what you brand can offer. The box is inclusive, adding that extra thoughtfulness to the whole package. Use the box and the tumblers as placement for your brand logo or your brand’s tagline. What’s great about coffee people is that they want a personal experience with their drink. They consume it daily and the vessel that allows them to be functioning adults has become part of this daily ritual. So why not take advantage of this opportunity and place your brand in their line of sight.

REUSABLE SILICONE TEA BAG

 

 

Reusable Silicone Teabag ($1.90 for 288+ orders)

Tea and coffee do go well together and this silicone tea bag is a nice touch to that association. These are very cheap but are still nice-to-haves if you’re looking for a mix of low cost and premium gift items. They’re safe to use and helps lessen the waste of the usual paper teabags.

Ceramic and Brass Customizable Candles

Ceramic, brass, or cement custom candles. Customize with your logo!

 

Coffee and tea time is also “me time” for many people. Complete the relaxed vibe with these beautifully crafted candles. These are just a few examples of what we’ve seen in trade shows this year–made from quality ceramic, cement, and brass. We personally love these offers and they have been one of our top sellers for the past few months. We recommend keeping your design minimal and clean to keep it tasteful and premium.

DESKTOP GRASS GARDEN

This little bonus item in your line-up of branded gifts is a surprise we’re sure attendees will love. They can have it on their dresser, their work desk, or anywhere that needs that touch of green.It can also be a nice detail for coffeeshop tables. The item comes complete with seeds. 

Desktop Grass ($3.43 for 500+ orders) — seeds included.

CAROLINA CONVENTION TOTE

Carolina Convention Tote ($1.65 for 475+ orders) – cotton canvass

 

A basic tote goes a long way for your brand. Their practical, useful, and smart placement for your business’ name. The prints can be as fun as you want or just simple and straight to the point. This particular tote bag is sturdy with its reinforced handles and it’s made of cotton canvass. These also come in various colors so you can play around with its style.

Are you excited for Coffee Fest? Our coffee-fueled team at Brand Spirit sure is!

For orders on all these items, get in touch with us at info@brandspirit.com.

Custom Printed Earbuds With Mix & Match Cord And Earbud Cap Colors

4 color process printed earbuds in many colors
Trend Earbuds with Full Color imprint – as low as $4.24

Earbuds are always something we can all use which makes perfect for use as promotional gifts and giveaways.  Many people like to keep extra pairs on hand in their purses, backpacks, computer bags, desks, dressers, gym bags, etc. This gives marketers the ideal reason to keep these on hand for use as convention and trade show booth giveaways, travel gifts, client gifts and more.

The Trend Ear buds shown above are unique for a few reasons.  Firstly, they can be printed in full color process directly onto the ear caps.  The pricing includes printing on both caps.  There are no set up charges and production time is a quick as one week.  Also, buyers can choose from 16 different cap colors and 6 different cord colors, creating up to 60 different color combination possibilities.

mix and match earbud cord and cap colors

If you are looking for deeper base tones which enhance the music listening experience, the next step up in earbud quality are the Jazz Earbuds.  With these ear buds, you get all the same great customization options as with the Trend earbuds, but with the enhanced base tones.  They are available in 2 options, with and without a microphone.  Both can be printed in 4-color process directly onto the earbud caps as well.

custom 4 color process earphones
Jazz Earbuds – as low as $6.04

 

full color printed earbuds with microphone
Jazz Earbuds + Mic – as low as $7.30

Looking for more great promotional product ideas?  Contact us to get tailored ideas for your next project today!