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Hot Picks from PPAI – Healthcare

By On February 25, 2014 No Comments

The PPAI Expo in January featured some great promotional opportunities in the healthcare arena. My favorites include two products that people can use multiple times — every day:

4 alarm pill box

• 4-Alarm Pill Box – The 4-Alarm Pill Box takes the uncertainty and unreliability out of taking pills on regular intervals – up to 4 times a day. The Pill Box sounds  an alarm when it’s time to take your pills. Four additional compartments on the reverse side of the box hold a generous supply of your meds to make refilling quick and easy. Priced at $10.16 to $10.83, the 4-Alarm Pill Box delivers your branding message up multiple times during the day. You’ll improve the well-being of your clients because they will never again forget

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Hot Picks from PPAI – Travel

By On February 21, 2014 No Comments

What’s your favorite travel destination? Wherever it is, the travel industry promotional products on display at the PPAI Expo will get you there in style and display your branding to travelers from around the world. My favorites include:

Travel-Trunk Organizer and Cooler

Collapsible 2-in-1 Trunk Organizer & Cooler – How organized is your car’s trunk? If it’s like most, it could use some help. The Trunk Organizer does just that, featuring 3 large main compartments and multiple slit pockets to keep you organized, all in durable 2-tone 600D polyester with silver dobby accents. The Organizer comes with a separate but coordinated Cooler that fits in the Organizer when it’s open and features a PEVA heat-sealed lining to prevent leakage. Both the Organizer and Cooler fold flat when

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Hot Picks from PPAI – Mobility

By On February 14, 2014 No Comments

Any product that supports mobile phone use presents a great branding opportunity. That’s the message from this year’s PPAI Expo, where mobile phone-related promotional products were plentiful. Here are some of my favorites:

Mobility-screen cleaner set3-In-1 Tech Pack – Unless you handle your cell phone with gloves on, after a while you see more fingerprints than screen. The Galaxy screen cleaning cloth comes with a stylus and carry bag for $2.99 and the Delta Stylus Pen with Cleaner runs $1.49 to $2.99. Once a phone user gets used to a clean screen, the cleaners – and the promotional message they carry — come out on a regular basis.

Mobility-Silicone wallet

Hot Picks from PPAI – Emerging Technology

By On February 14, 2014 No Comments

Emerging Technology provides some uniquely impressive branding possibilities, most notably video display technology. The PPAI Expo this year featured some amazing video display products ideal for getting noticed. Here are a couple of my favorites:

Video playerVideo Business CardVideo Business Card

Video-In-Print  – The VIP Video-in-Print Media Player displays up to 5 videos of 1 to 90 minutes inside custom print collateral materials. The video plays automatically when the piece is opened. The player allows you to download videos from your computer containing material of your choosing and comes with rechargeable battery and charger for $45 – $65. As video conveys emotion better than any other medium, this product is ideal for communicating emotional messages.

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My Favorite from PPAI

By On February 13, 2014 No Comments

This year’s Promotional Products Association International Expo in Las Vegas, featured some fantastic new products. One of my favorites was the Mobile Phone Popper, something all mobile phone users will love and millennials must have. The Popper is a collapsible plastic cone that attaches to the back of a cell phone to provide an impressive degree of enhanced functionality – and a great branding opportunity. Two fully imprintable Mobile Phone Poppers attached to the back of a cell phone provide a place to wind your ear-bud cord, a better grip for gamers, a better viewing angle for movie watchers and video chatters, and the perfect handle for taking photos – especially selfies!



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