Green News

  • Will Minneapolis Plastic Bag Fee Become Reality?

    On August 18 the Minneapolis City Council will vote on whether stores should impose a 5-cent fee on single-use bags handed out at stores. A council committee unanimously approved an ordinance on Monday, August 7 that would levy a fee on all bags handed out a local retailers. The ordinance specifically lists plastic, paper, compostable and reusable bags. This is not the first time the city has attempted to reduce waste and litter with a law regulating shopping bags.
  • 3 Core Benefits of Using Grocery Tote Bags

    What sets grocery tote bags apart is that they are always capable of bringing more value to those who have invested in them. Promoting your brand with these products allows users to get their hands on a sustainable shopping option that simultaneously carries your branded message, but there are benefits that go even deeper than that. We will explore three of these benefits and detail how they apply to your customers and company alike.
  • How to Position Your Trade Show Marketing with Your B2B Buyer

    Trade show marketing is an opportunity to connect with buyers and build relationships. Time at a trade show is limited, so you need to make the best use of that time to create a memorable experience for buyers. Takeaways, or branded gifts you give buyers who drop by your booth, are an excellent marketing tool that will ensure a memorable experience for buyers. Custom reusable products that display your branding information are a great way to keep your brand relevant with buyers during and even after the trade show ends.
  • Plastic Bag Bans Are Sweeping Through Florida. Is Miami Beach Next?

    Miami Beach is poised to be the next Florida city to implement their own plastic bag ban. Officials in the City of Miami Beach unanimously passed an ordinance that would prohibit sidewalk cafes from handing out single-use disposable bags. Officials decided to move forward with a ban to reduce the litter that builds up on streets, and in parks, storm drains and waterways.
  • 3 Crucial Steps to Create a Strong Green Marketing Campaign

    Any company can claim to maintain a focus on being eco-friendly, but those claims must be backed up by actions. According to Havas’s 2017 Meaningful Brands Report, only 33 percent of North American consumers trust brands. That is a startling number, and it comes in well below the world average of 57 percent. So, with these statistics in mind, how can your company cement itself in that trusted group and not on the wrong side of the discussion? A well-planned green marketing campaign is one way to take your company to new heights. Here are three steps to consider when kick-starting a green marketing campaign.
  • Create Trade Show Marketing Buzz with Our Newest Eco-Life Insulated Tote

    Trade show marketing can increase the reach of your brand and reinforce your marketing message with customers and prospects. Consumer research shows that people love promotional products and reusable bags. This is partly because reusable bags are useful during a trade show but tote bags will continue to be useful and effective marketing tools long after the trade show is over. Our brand new Eco-Life insulated tote bags fill a consumer need and will effectively spread your branding message. Reusable cooler bags make excellent trade show promotional products. These bags are not your run of the mill trade show bag and people will be drawn to your booth to get one. In fact, we are using the exact bag to hand out at The PMA Fresh Summit for our trade show marketing.
  • What Are Recycled Bags Made Of?

    From promoting your brand to helping the planet, there are a lot of benefits of recycled bags. A common question is just what are these reusable bags from? We decided to take a closer look at recycled bags to get to the bottom of things and help you better understand how custom reusable bags can work for your brand.
  • St. Petersburg, Florida Plastic Bag Ban Faces Opposition from Retailers

    Plastic bag bans may be spreading throughout Florida as St. Petersburg officials decide to move forward with a ban. In a 3-1 vote St. Pete's environmental committee voted in favor of drafting a ban. Many supporters cite environmental concern as reason enough to ban disposable plastic bags in favor of custom reusable bags. Others, including the Florida Retail Federation, are not sure a ban is the best course of action.
  • Honolulu Plastic Bag Ban Finally Gets Real

    Plastic bag bans are common in Hawaii. All of the counties that make up the archipelago have passed their own plastic bag bans, so the entire state is covered by a series of similar bans. Locals got behind the measure to ban bags in the city and county of Honolulu because they saw plastic bags as marring the natural beauty of their home. Tourism is also such a big part of the local economy that many residents felt there was value to preserving the beauty and pristine conditions of the area. With plastic bag bans in place, the idea was that everyone would switch to reusable grocery bags. That's not exactly how things happened.
  • 4 Ways Custom Promotional Products Bring Value to Your Company

    On the surface, custom promotional products might appear to lack the "wow" factor that your brand is searching for. As a result, you might be wondering what value they could bring to your business. To start, they keep customers in your pocket by keeping your brand in theirs. Each time your branded product is used, whether it is an eco-friendly reusable bag, pen, or water bottle, exposure is gained. Items made from eco-friendly material introduce another angle for brands to consider. Brands are making an effort to promote green marketing initiatives because of the numerous benefits that they bring. Eco-friendly products give consumers a durable option with the potential to show its value on a daily basis. On the flip-side, they also give businesses an opportunity to promote their brand in an environmentally-responsible way. Below, we will take a look at four of the ways custom promotional products bring value to your company.

Items 1 to 10 of 615 total

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. ...
  7. 62