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Posted by Dean Caravelis |

In the early 2000s, I was a marketing executive for a fashion accessories company and I was relentlessly prospected by promotional salespeople. Needless to say, I received a ton of catalogs and e-mail solicitations. Based on my encounters with the […]

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The Joy of Supply Chains

Last night, I watched a documentary about Bob Ross who was the host of ‘The Joy of Painting’ for 31 seasons. He always spoke in a soft calm voice. I hope you read this letter in a soothing tone as […]

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Promo FOMO: Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays will be here before we know it! ☃️ And with the holidays comes holiday gifts. With the current supply chain issues affecting almost every industry, it’s more important than ever to place your holiday gifting orders early! (Like… […]

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A Nested Development: What is a Nested Experience?

Why ship just 1 box when you can send many? Yep, that’s what a Nested Experience is. We’ve literally nested multiple boxes within a master box. Kinda like Russian Nesting Dolls (or Matryoshka dolls… or Babushka dolls… whatever you prefer)! Here’s […]

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Second Half of 2021 Marketing Outlook Survey

Last month, we surveyed some of our clients to get a feel for what the second half of the year 2021 will look like. See below for awesome pie charts containing the data as well as some marketing outlook insights […]

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Supply chain shortages might sabotage your event plans. Here’s what to do…

Whether you are renovating your house, buying a new bike or looking to order branded t-shirts for your team, there’s one thing in common these days: supply chain issues. Due to COVID, global disruptions have caused inventory levels to be […]

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Promo FOMO: Retail Brands

Quality, trends, functionality, and value are all concepts that heavily drive products in retail brands. Naturally, since the same users that receive promotional products are purchasing retail products, the promotional products industry typically follows suit with what’s happening in the […]

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3 Design Tactics That Will Make Your Brand Stand Out

In the promotional products industry, the first instinct is to plaster a logo as large as you can within the given imprint area of the product. But, this isn’t always the most effective route. Here are a few design tactics […]

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Relationships… still matter.

Today, I am revisiting a Blezoo blog post from TEN YEARS AGO about relationships. I wondered if the worldview from back then would still apply today? Inspiration for this blog came from a 2011 blog post written by Seth Godin. […]

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Promo FOMO: Post-COVID Events and Tradeshows

Due to the effects of COVID-19, events around the globe have looked a bit different this past year. The majority of events took place on a virtual platform, were postponed, or cancelled altogether. It’s been a long time since we’ve […]

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My favorite t-shirt cost me $200 & I had to swim to an island to buy it

I’ve worn my favorite t-shirt probably once or twice a month over the last 5 years. It’s heathered gray and has a neon green distressed imprint on it that says “Virgin Gorda, BVI.” Thinking about my “favorite shirt” has compelled […]

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