We know it can be overwhelming to start a promotional products project. There are thousands of different products out there that can be customized, and it’s hard to know where to start. It seems that everyone has something you can slap a logo onto and start selling. But to create custom promotional products that are effective and meaningful for your brand, it takes much more intention than that. Let’s take custom reusable bags for instance. What do you do when you decide that bags are the product you want to create? We’ve compiled our top 5 tips to help you start your project and see it through! Continue reading
Drawstring backpacks are a promotional products staple, especially this time of year as the weather warms up and more people are getting outside! They’re a classic bag style that seems to be timeless. Maybe it’s because they can be used for so many different occasions.
There are countless ways to incorporate drawstring backpack promotions into your marketing mix—no matter what your organization represents. The imprint area on these bags is large, making it the perfect canvas for all sorts of artwork! Here are five ways to create a buzz and jumpstart your next promotion with drawstring backpacks: Continue reading
I see you hanging up your winter coat and looking at pictures from last summer’s beach days…. winter isn’t over yet but that doesn’t mean we can’t dream! Spring is around the corner and that means we can officially start getting excited about warmer weather! Our insulated cooler bags are ready to rock into spring, summer and beyond! Plus, they can do duty year-round as food delivery bags and insulated grocery bags. If you’re lucky enough to live in a mild climate all the time (sigh….), then you can definitely put these hacks to good use now! Continue reading
It’s been a long time since we’ve been able to travel. COVID-19 was an unexpected event that none of us planned for, and luckily things seem to be slowly going back to normal. Many countries are opening up for tourists and travel again which we are so happy to see! With the itch to get back to traveling, you may realize you forgot all of your best travel tips and tricks. This is where custom pouches come in handy!
Travel doesn’t have to mean getting on a plane, it’s also as simple as your commute to work. When going overseas or into an office, custom pouches are some of the best accessories to stay organized. They’re perfect to throw in a tote bag for an easy way to organize your bag or to store in a travel bag to make sure your things don’t get thrown around or destroyed. We’re going to talk about 4 reasons why we love custom pouches and the many uses you can get out of each one. Continue reading
Summer is coming and COVID is going! With the ease of CDC restrictions and the rise of warm weather, we are all ready to pack our bags and enjoy the sun. Spending a day at the beach, getting to experience farmer’s markets, and going to outdoor events are all things we have been wishing and waiting for since last year. With the anticipation of finally being able to do events, one of the most important things is making sure that you are prepared for the fun ahead!
Making sure you have a properly insulated grocery bag and other accessories with you can make (or break) your experience. With the hot sun gazing down on any activities you may have in store, it’s important to make sure the warm weather doesn’t end up hurting your time rather than helping it. Below are some tips on what to pack on your next outing to make sure you beat the heat! Continue reading
What better way to effectively market your winery, liquor or specialty grocery store than with custom reusable wine bags! Make sure your customers carry their wine home or to friend and family gatherings in style. Wineries, of all businesses, understand the devastating impact pollution can have on the environment. Reusable wine bags can help reduce paper and plastic waste while promoting your brand and messaging. Continue reading
“You know those custom Lululemon bags? Can you do those for me?” This is probably one of the top questions we get asked—true story! Bulletin Bag’s answer has always been, “YES!!” Now, however, it’s even easier to get started on your own project with your own custom Lululemon style bag!
Once our clients find out the answer to their burning question about custom Lululemon bags, they get excited! But, there’s a lot about these bags that many people don’t realize. Here are five things you likely didn’t know about those custom Lululemon bags: Continue reading
In September, Promotional Products Association International completed a study of more than 1,000 consumers to provide insight into the behaviors of the recipients of the custom reusable bags, custom water bottles, and other promotional items that you buy from a company like us. Well, we hope it’s us. But we digress…
The study found a year-over-year increase of the overall advertising reach of promotional products (hint: It’s higher than any other form of advertising that provides daily exposure!). Five in 10 consumers polled stated they encounter promotional products “most of the time or at all times per day”. Need more insight into turning your custom reusable bags project into money well spent? Consider the top 8 reasons why the people surveyed hang onto promotional products: Continue reading
Collapsible shopping bags are everywhere. They’re so convenient, and perfect for grab-n-go shopping trips. Clients love how compact they are. You can stash them virtually anywhere and they don’t take up much space. In municipalities that have plastic bag bans and fees, this style is especially popular amongst both men and women!
When considering a collapsible shopping bag for your next marketing promotion or fundraiser, make sure to evaluate the material options against your intended use. Nonwoven polypropylene collapsible shopping bags are very budget friendly, but won’t be as compact or durable as our Medium RuMe Bag (for example). Nylon and polyester bags are great for damp or wet items, while cotton folding bags can be more easily cleaned.
Don’t let the name of the style fool you—this type of bag is great for more than shopping. Need proof? Here are eight real-life instances in which collapsible shopping bags can save the day: Continue reading
Custom tote bags—USA made or otherwise—are an excellent way to take your organization’s branding or messaging to the next level. Some of our tote bags are USA made, but many are not. Whether your project dictates locally sourced bags, if you’re looking into reducing your carbon footprint, or if you just want to support American workers, USA made bags are a viable option for quality tote bags.
As you start the planning process for your custom tote bags, USA made bags can have some quirks that make them unlike our others. Here are five things to keep in mind as your project unfolds: Continue reading