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4 Steps to #Winning Social Media

6 hours ago

Social media is one of the fastest growing and ever-changing media platforms in existence. What began as an online community for the younger generations, now encompasses billions of people across the ...

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Branding 101: What Makes a Brand Powerful

Oct 09

A powerful brand is more than just a great logo and a mission statement (although those certainly lay the groundwork for any brand.) We live in a time where competition rises up on every corner, and t...

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Lanyards: Everything You Need to Know

Sep 25

When it's time to choose the perfect lanyard for your company or organization, you may not be aware of all the things to consider when purchasing your new supplies. Lanyards come in many different sty...

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Customer Experience + Branding: The Relationship Goals of Marketing

Sep 11

Customer experience can make or break your company. How you and your employees treat customers directly reflects your brand’s values. But the truth is, positive customer experiences can be diffi...

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6 Morning Routine Products That Will Wake Anyone Up

Aug 28

Everyone has their very own personalized morning routine. It doesn't matter if you wake up 3 hours before work or 20 minutes before you have to rush out the door, with Pop-Tart in hand, we all have ou...

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COVID Protection at a Farmer's Market

May 08

As the nation begins to open back up, outdoor events such as Farmer's Markets will be among the first to welcome customers. Whether you are running a market or are there as a vendor, there are a bunch...

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Case Study: Yes, We Can!

Apr 29

Description: Kan-TasticIndustry: Food & BeverageWhat it was purchased for: Fast-food chain giveaway for college football night.How it was distributed: The vendor handed the Kan-Tastic out at the...

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Case Study: Wave Hello to Promotions

Apr 15

Description: Custom Wave Cap Industry: Automotive What it was purchased for: The client was looking for a signature cap that would be unique, high-quality, and something that the recipient would...

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6 Hot Products for the Grill Master

Apr 01

Nothing says summertime better than lounging on a pool float, roasting marshmallows under the stars, or feasting on tender barbecue.  It’s time to light up the grill, because these smokin&r...

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Case Study: Zip It Up

Mar 27

Description: Hit Sports Pack with Front ZipperIndustry: Broadcast Media/TelecommunicationWhat it was purchased for: A cellular provider needed giveaways for an event at a major university.How it was d...

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Case Study: Happy to Hang Around

Mar 17

Description: Standard Door Hangers Industry: Automotive What it was purchased for: A collision center wanted to increase the number of customer satisfaction survey responses and boost online appoint...

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Case Study: Keeping Colds at Bay, One Spritz at a Time

Mar 03

  Keeping Colds at Bay, One Spritz at a Time Organization High School Product Featured Spray Hand Sanitizer Goal of Promotion To promote good health for the winter season Description of C...

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6 Snap-Worthy Products for Every Photographer

Feb 18

Do you know what bokeh means? Aperture? That’s ok if you don’t, but many of your clients may know these terms if they are avid photographers! Whether they enjoy taking a flat lay shot of t...

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Case Study: Guess the Flavor Lip Balm

Feb 03

    Guess the Flavor Lip Balm   Organization Health Insurance Organization Product Featured Lip Balm & Lip Balm Sleeve  Goal of Promotion Generating positive reinforce...

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We Have High Hopes for These Cannabis-Themed Promotional Products

Jan 20

Recreational use of marijuana is being legalized in more and more states (right now we’re at 10 states plus DC). As the demand for cannabis-themed products becomes more popular, it’s impor...

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6 Promotional Products to Fit Your Budget

Jan 06

Branding: it’s something that every company needs but there can be a common misconception that you need a large budget to get started. That’s not the case! Branding and promoting your comp...

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6 Tradeshow Staples That are Made in the USA

Dec 23, 2019

Tradeshows offer important opportunities for your company to connect with customers and prospects face-to-face and make lasting impressions. Make sure you’re prepared with the proper supplies to...

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Your Brand Is Your Business - Market It!

Dec 09, 2019

As a marketing professional, you understand better than anyone the importance of establishing a distinct brand presence for your company. People gravitate to those they identify with and can trust wit...

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6 Things You Need on Your Desk

Nov 24, 2019

Most of us spend as much time at our desks as we do in our homes. If that’s the case, we should all put some time and effort into making sure our workspace is as happy and motivating as possible...

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7 Promo Products That Will Get the Party Started

Nov 10, 2019

Do you remember the birthday parties you went to when you were a kid? And the party favors you received at the end of the festivities? Sometimes, those parting gifts were the highlight of the party. B...

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6 USA-Made Products Especially for Kids

Oct 27, 2019

Who didn’t enjoy getting to dig through the prize basket after a trip to the dentist or the bank? It’s a fact – children love giveaways. Get your brand, school, or organization in fr...

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Why You Should Be Having More Fun at Work

Oct 13, 2019

In the past, the words “work” and “fun” were two very different concepts that could never be caught in the same sentence. The old school rationale taught us that if you are enj...

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5 Everyday Carry Pieces That Are Perfect for Your Customers' Pockets

Sep 29, 2019

  Practitioners of everyday carry (also known as EDC) are on a constant quest to find the perfect products to fill their pockets. Search #EDC or #everydaycarry on Instagram and you’ll find...

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How can I save money on my branded promotions?

Sep 29, 2019

How much money are you actually saving by going online and sourcing your own branded promos and trade show displays? In our experience, most companies actually lose money by taking this on themselves....

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5 Out of the Box Promotional Products We Love…and You Will Too!

Sep 15, 2019

  We’ve all been stuck in the same rut while trying to come up with some original ideas to appeal to customers. Are you in need of some extra product inspiration? That's what eXpo Branders...

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How to Survive a Rush Order (While Eating Chocolate..)

Sep 09, 2019

    It happens - you plan and plan for an event or promotion, and you forget one of the most important things: the back wall for the booth, or the giveaways to put in the s...

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The Fall's Top Tech-Savvy Promotional Products

Aug 31, 2019

Technology advances exponentially. By the time you finish reading this article, you might be actually be reading it in some virtual reality café where Elvis is serving you a strawberry daiquiri...

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Case Study: Health & Wellness Spas

Aug 17, 2019

Products Javalina Jewel® Pen   Industry Health & Wellness Spas   Application Future Visits   A day spa wanted to ensure that its guests always received the royal treatm...

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Promotional Golf Products That Are Made in the USA

Aug 03, 2019

  These golf-themed promotional products are a hole-in-one! Add your logo to take your company’s golf tournament or event to the next level. Treat golfers to custom golf balls, umbrellas, ...

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How to Gain Inspiration in 5 Minutes

Jul 20, 2019

People demand a lot of creativity from professionals these days. We live in the era of media overload, where viral video marketing and colorful infographics have become accepted means of engaging an a...

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Case Study: Sharper Students

Jul 06, 2019

Description: Pencil Sharpener Industry: Construction What it was purchased for: A shipyard in a major city harbor has advocates who go out to local schools to promote shipbuilding. These advoca...

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8 Promo Products That Will Kick Start Your Goals

May 24, 2019

We all want to live healthier, sleep deeper, and work better. These motivational promotional products will help kickstart goals and increase your brand visibility! Exercise Band Let's get physical...

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Case Study: This Event Needs More Cowbell

May 13, 2019

Description: Cow Bell Industry: Trade Show / Convention / Events What it was purchased for: A charity marathon coordinator wanted a giveaway that spectators could use to cheer on their runners. They...

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Case Study: The Big Picture

May 10, 2019

Description: Coupon Photo Folder Industry: Hospitality What it was purchased for: A restaurant was looking for a unique way to deliver custom printed coupons to their guests to attract more repeat b...

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Case Study: Attract New Customers

Apr 26, 2019

As part of their new corporate wellness program, the company wanted to stress the importance of healthy nutrition to its employees. Along with literature, discount memberships at a local health club a...

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6 Promotional Products That Put Safety First

Apr 12, 2019

Whether it’s on a construction site, warehouse, or a laboratory, it’s always important to help your workers stay safe. Encourage your employees to make safe choices all year long with thes...

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Case Study: A Gift to Build a Dream On

Mar 28, 2019

  Description: Medium Pillow Box Industry: Healthcare Personalization The pillow box was modeled after designs used at a charity golf tournament benefitting the hospital. Because children at ...

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5 Men's Wearable Promotional Products for the Office and Beyond

Mar 14, 2019

  It’s fun giving out promotional products like fidget spinners and stress balls, but sometimes you need an option for the guy that likes to keep it a bit more professional. These business...

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5 Easy Ways to Achieve a Positive Outlook

Feb 28, 2019

One of the most powerful things you can do to set yourself up for success is practice the art of positive thinking. It's easy to let the struggles of everyday life control your attitude. But by practi...

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The Best Promotional Products for Sports Fanatics

Feb 14, 2019

With football season right around the corner, people are gearing up to support their favorite teams.  Whether they’re grilling hot dogs at a tailgate or cheering in the stands, fans love we...

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10 Promotional Products for Healthy Living

Jan 31, 2019

We all strive to be our best selves, but sometimes it’s easier said than done. We can all make excuses to make unhealthy choices. Your niece has a birthday and it would seem rude to turn down th...

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Case Study: A Hole in One Promotion

Jan 17, 2019

Product: Jumbo Cooler Bag Industry: Agriculture What it was purchased for: These bags were given out to participants in a company golf tournament. How it was distributed: All participants received ...

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Case Study: Let the Games Begin!

Jan 02, 2019

Product: Custom Malibu Sunglasses Industry: Automotive/Banking What it was purchased for: A car company wanted to find a product that would promote their brand at a local college BCS Bowl Games. Ho...

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Advice for Getting the Most Out of a Business Trip

Dec 19, 2018

Traveling for business can be a hectic experience if you approach your upcoming trip without any preparation. As with everything else in the world, there is an art to getting the most out of business ...

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The Who What When Where and Why of Promotional Products

Dec 05, 2018

In a world of ever-changing advertisement trends, there is one marketing solution that never grows old – custom made promotional products. Studies show promotional products were ranked as the hi...

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16 Facts You Didn't Know About Color and Marketing

Nov 21, 2018

At Expo Branders, color plays a huge role in our day to day work! Creating a custom logo product that fits your brand's color scheme is crucial. These 16 facts give you a glimpse into how yo...

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A 1-Minute Case Study

Nov 07, 2018

A 1-Minute Case Study  Recently, one of our clients, a local winery, asked us a way to boost sales on their take-home bottles of wine at an annual festival.  We decided that the best way t...

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Game On: 10 Promo Product Games We Love!

Oct 24, 2018

Stand out at any outdoor event, tailgate, or trade show with personalized games completed with your logo. These custom games are also the best way to have a little fun in the office. We all need a bre...

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5 Invaluable Marketing Books to Help Grow Your Brand

Oct 10, 2018

In the world of business, marketing trends are always evolving and it's easy to be overwhelmed. Sometimes you take one step forward only to be knocked two steps back. Luckily, there are endless resour...

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5 Ways to Be Healthier in 2 Minutes or Less

Sep 12, 2018

Most people would agree that improving their health is important to them. But when it comes to making big life changes to accommodate a healthier lifestyle, who has the time? While we may not always b...

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11 Promo Products for an Active Lifestyle

Jul 31, 2018

Take your corporate match to the next level! From team building sporting events to company-wide marathons, your personalized products will guarantee that your brand stands out.  Below is a list ...

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Aim Higher With These 5 Cannabis Products

Jul 03, 2018

Did you know the marijuana industry made $9 billion in sales in 2017? As more states legalize the recreational use of marijuana, the market is estimated to grow to $11 billion in 2018. The ever-growin...

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Top 5 Games to Attract People to Your Booth

Jun 22, 2018

Let's face it - people come to a trade show, not just to get information, but to be entertained! They expect you to try to sell them with some creativity, whether it be video interaction or an activit...

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Success on Campus

Jun 19, 2018

A large university needed a useful tool to promote its school app to students and faculty because it wanted to use the app to communicate important college news and upcoming events. Since most st...

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Top 10 Promotional Products for the Health and Wellness Industry

Jun 05, 2018

Now, more than ever before, people are focused on enriching their lives with healthy habits and wellbeing practices. In fact, the health & wellness industry has seen exponential growth over the pa...

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The Anatomy of a Successful Trade Show Booth

Oct 11, 2017

  Just like humans and animals, trade show booths have their own anatomy. Each part of the booth, no matter how small, is vital to the overall success of your show! We are giving you an inside l...

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30 Engaging Trade Show Ideas to Get Your Creativity Flowing

Sep 13, 2017

30 Engaging Trade Show Ideas to Get Your Creative Gears Grinding   Sometimes, coming up with a trade show marketing tactic that will be fun and engaging is harder than it sounds. You may begin ...

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10 Promotional Items That Cost Under A Dollar

Aug 30, 2017

  As much as you would love to give out mini drones or VR headsets at trade shows, let’s face it; your company simply does not have the budget. No worries, even just a small gift will be e...

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Lighten Your Trade Show Travel Load

May 15, 2017

As you're developing your budget for the 2017 trade show season, you might be looking at your current display and realizing that it's time for an update. Say goodbye to the days of the difficult multi...

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5 Trade Shows That Have Left Their Mark in History

May 10, 2017

Imagine having a trade show booth or display so impactful that people remember it for years, or even centuries after you exhibit it. Trade shows have been around since consumerism itself. Think about...

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Trade Show Design Elements to Take Away from Award Winning Booths

Mar 08, 2017

Trade show design is a lot more intricate than it looks, with every detail having to be analyzed prior to ordering.  The design is so important, in fact, that there are awards given to companies ...

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5 Inexpensive Trade Show Giveaways That Will Have A Positive ROI

Feb 23, 2017

At trade shows, we always advise you give away a small promo item of some sort. Doing so not only thanks your attendees for their time, but also gets your brand name out there. The first step in any s...

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Top 10 Promotional Product Ideas for the Construction Industry

Jun 21, 2019

Whether you’re working in the construction industry, cater to outdoor enthusiasts, or simply want to lead a company-wide safety session, having an array of timely, yet practical promotional prod...

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Work Hard, Play Harder: 6 Promotional Products to Promote a Healthy Lifestyle

Jun 07, 2019

  Whether you’re playing a team sport, working out, running a marathon, or going to the game, these promotional products are built to fit any active lifestyle! Add your logo to any of thes...

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