A Natural Hit: The Trinidad Bamboo Pen

Bamboo Personalized PenPens deliver your message every time . at a phenomenal value

The pen is the ultimate promotional giveaway item. While calendars, travel mugs, highlighters, and flashlights are terrific gifts that any marketing manager should stock up on, pens are a tremendously effective marketing tool in that they are relatively inexpensive, are highly useful in the real world, and last quite a long time. If you are looking to drive maximum market penetration for a minimal investment, pens deliver every time.

If you want to drive home the message that your promotional pen is more than what you.d normally expect to see on the bottom of a tradeshow bag, our Trinidad Bamboo pen is the answer. Classically styled yet contemporary in overall design, the Trinidad Bamboo pen is crafted out of a harmonious blend of real bamboo wood and smooth, polished metal. It can be had with up to 30 characters of laser engraved logos, company names, or general information. This generous imprint area provides lots of real estate for you or your organization to deliver your message. The laser engraving is designed to last the lifetime of the pen.

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Get Styling with Stylus Pens

Personalized Stylus PensThe popularity of touchscreen devices makes stylus pens a perfect promotional item

When it comes to promotional giveaway items, you can.t beat the simplicity, utility, and economy of a quality promotional pen. Pens are used every day, and it seems that you can.t have too many writing implements around the office, in your car, or at home. With the recent popularity of touchscreen devices . like smart phones, tablets, and sophisticated new laptops, a promotional stylus pen is an incredibly useful additional to your marketing kit. Stylus pens incorporate a soft, yet highly controllable end piece that makes accessing all of the functions of your smart device a snap. As phones become slimmer and more feature content is packed onto each page, it becomes increasingly difficult to text, type, or email using standard smart phone keyboards. A stylus helps increase the accuracy and speed at which you can interface with your smart phone . making the stylus a terrific modern day promotional gift.

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Highlight Your Business with Promotional Highlighters

Promotional HighlightersHighlight the benefits of your organization with a practical and memorable highlighter

Highlighters are found in nearly every office around the world, and are popular among students and professionals alike. Whether you.re looking to make a big impact with your book of prospects, your list of current clients, or any specifically targeted group, you.ll find that highlighters provide a practical and fun medium for getting your message out. Highlighters are useful in just about any setting, and can be ordered in a variety of configurations to match the needs of your targeted audience.

Some of the most inventive highlighters available today include:

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How promotional gifts can increase employee morale

giftsetEmployees love receiving complimentary promotional gifts . so stock up now!

You know how important it is to promote your brand and increase the market awareness of your company. Businesses spend thousands . even millions of dollars each year on promotional campaigns and they expect a significant return on the investment. One of the most economical ways to impart loyalty and positive recognition of your brand is to send promotional gifts to the employees of the businesses you are communicating with. All employees love receiving free promotional items, and your company will certainly prosper when you decide to create a positive impression among those targeted groups.

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Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Promotional Products

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Pairs With Promotional Marketing

Breast Cancer Awareness Products

At National Pen, we stock a massive assortment of marketing and promotional items that are designed to impress your clients and increase your brand awareness. One of the most important ways that you can reinforce your corporate message, increase market penetration, and provide a positive correlation between your sales force and the client is by providing high quality, relevant, and timely promotional products. Every October, governments and businesses take the opportunity to observe National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM). October is a time to support and encourage those who are currently suffering from breast cancer, or those who consider themselves survivors.

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Promote your business name on a Halloween bag

Halloween is a big deal for us, so capitalize on the fun and excitement!

Halloween Promotional BagAccording to the National Retail Federation, 43% of all Americans will put on a costume and hit the streets during the night of October 31st. Halloween night . one festive, fun, and sometimes creepy evening, motivates Americans to spend on average of $7 billion on costumes, candy, decorations, and party supplies. In fact, the average adult spends almost $30 on a costume and $20 on a child.s costume. The average candy budget per household is over $21, and nearly $20 is spent in each household on Halloween decorations. This is a significant amount of money per household (especially considering it is for one evening), and indicates that Halloween is a marketing opportunity that must be capitalized for any business.

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13 Office Personality Types . Who.s In Your Office? [Infographic]

If you work in an office, there are some office personalities that are all-too familiar. You may not have a coworker named Milton with a red stapler, but you.re sure to recognize these character types . some funny and some down-right annoying!

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Today.s Office Showcases a Variety of Personalities . All Under One Roof

Today.s modern office environment is the driver of endless jokes, mockumentary television shows, and countless anecdotal stories. Why is the office such incredible fodder for insightful and entertaining commentary? Simply put, no other location blends such an array of personality types that run the gamut from introverts to exhibitionists, reclusive types to loudmouths.

When companies house different divisions under one roof, the interactions among employees can become downright riveting. Imagine blending the sales team, accounting department, human resources, and marketing under one roof. The resulting interpersonal relationships and interactions that occur are intriguing.

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Why Pens Make Good Promotional Items

Promote Your Business With a Highly Usable Pen!

Promotional PensFor the marketing manager who is seeking a promotional item that is affordable, desirable, and will actually find utility in the hands of the target audience, a pen makes a lot of sense. Tote bags, magnets, mugs, cards, and calendars are all fantastic promotional giveaway items, but a pen is in a class by itself. No matter how many pens an individual has, there seems to be a desire for more. Even if the pen isn.t needed immediately, it will frequently find a home in an automotive glove box, desk drawer, or office organizer. A pen is a great promotional item because it is a required daily tool for any professional worker.

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A New Take on Business Cards: The Business Card Pen

To Be an Innovator, It Is Occasionally Necessary To Redefine What Is .Normal.

Business Card PenWhen it comes to creating connections, business cards are the ubiquitous choice for most working professionals. With all of the contact information on one small piece of cardstock, networking becomes as simple as handing out a card and receiving another. The problem with business cards revolves around the simplicity of the process of exchanging cards. It is too easy, and too commonplace, to simply grab someone.s card and slip it in a pocket or purse. What happens with the card from there is anyone.s guess. Some people are highly organized and will ensure these cards get entered into a database, or simply snapped into a Rolodex. Others allow these cards to fester in a desk drawer for years. Business cards have their place, but for the organization that seeks to innovate and do something more creative . consider the business card pen!

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How to Pick a Color For Your Promotional Product

Promotional Products Are Designed To Elicit a Response From Your Client

Custom USB DrivesWhether you.ve selected a high-quality pen, a keychain flashlight, a travel mug, or a desk calendar as your promo item, the goal is to elicit a lasting and positive response from your client. One of the key considerations to make when strategizing around your promotional item purchase is to think about the impact that various colors will have on your target audience. Colors have been linked to physiological reactions in humans, so it pays to delve a little deeper into the impact that color selection will have on the effectiveness of your promotional item.

What Colors Should You Select For Your Promotional Items?

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