Have you taken a good look around your office lately? Ok, so maybe the dust bunnies got you thinking a good spring cleaning is in order, but what about all the items on your desk? Notice any promotional products? I bet you do. Why? Because they work.
The desktop has long been considered one of the most popular spots for promotional items and there is no reason to believe that is going to change anytime soon. According to a study done in 2010, promotional products for the office made up nearly 6% of total sales.
Are you rewarding your employees and clients with desktop items?
While traditionalists will try to wow you with the latest and greatest coffee mug or pen, we tend to learn towards the items that are a little less obvious. Besides, when it comes to making your brand memorable to your client, a boring old coffee mug may not cut it. That’s not to say these items don’t have their place as office-place staples. Because, after all, your client may be the traditional-product type.
The key is in the customization—it’s what makes recipients feel valued. When someone receives a desk item with a company logo, or better yet, their own name, it shows gratitude from the company, and it’s very much appreciated.
Whether your goal is to show appreciation or simply to provide useful items for the workday, here are a few picks that get the job done: