Lean Economic Times Require a Stepped Up Marketing Plan

Lean Economic Times Require a Stepped Up Marketing Plan

Over the last several years, as a result of the economy, many businesses have taken a serious look at their bottom line and scrutinized how every penny is spent. Ultimately, this is for the best and there is definitely more of an appreciation for how money is spent and how much of a return is brought in. If you are looking for an inexpensive way to dramatically increase your brand recognition and increase your brand loyalty, you should be marketing your company, product line or brand with customized, reusable promotional products, like reusable bags, from Factory Direct Promos.

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3 Ways FDP Can Help Your City Council, Town or Municipality Implement a Bag Ban

3 Ways FDP Can Help Your City Council, Town or Municipality Implement a Bag Ban

Getting a plastic bag can off the ground can be a daunting task that requires a lot of planning and organization. A main component is getting the word out to the community – when people know and understand what and why something is happening they are more likely to throw their support behind it and actively participate. A great way to get the community engaged is to work with local retailers to help them create their very own custom designed reusable shopping bags. These bags can be sold in their stores, or handed out to help spread the word of the disposable bag ban. We here at Factory Direct Promos can help you in your mission!

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3 Ways Our New Site Design Helps You Build a Better Brand

3 Ways Our New Site Design Helps You Build a Better Brand

We recently launched a brand new design of our web site and while we’re very excited to share this new look with you, we are more excited about how well the new web site flows and the ease with which you can use the features. Your time is valuable, and the new design is streamlined and functional, so you can zero-in on what you’re looking for and get the information you need quickly.

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Heading to a Tradeshow? Here Is How to Maximize Your Marketing Impact with a Customized Reusable Bag

Heading to a Tradeshow? Here Is How to Maximize Your Marketing Impact with a Customized Reusable Bag

Tradeshows are a great opportunity to talk to your clients and vendors and further establish your existing connections while forging new bonds. Giving the people who visit your booth a takeaway will ensure your clients and prospects have something to remember you by and will further establish your brand recognition while also serving as a mobile marketing tool that will reach a wider audience. When selecting a reusable bag design, think about how your customers will use the bag and what style will best function for them.

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FactoryDirectPromo.com 2013 Custom Bag Catalog Available Now!

FactoryDirectPromo.com 2013 Custom Bag Catalog Available Now!

Factory Direct Promos 2013 Custom Bag catalog is here and it is full of great ideas to help you design a completely customized one-of-a-kind bag that your customers will be excited to get their hands on. FDP sells millions of custom reusable and recycled bags each year, so we have the experience and expertise to help you select the size, shape, materials and style that will best fit your brand and your customer’s needs.

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3 Easy, Eco-Friendly Ways to Promote Your Brand

There are so many ways to market your brand that it can easily become overwhelming deciding how to reach your customers and potential customers. Yet even with all of the choices out there, when it comes to making prospects aware of your brand and getting clients excited about your product, the choices to market your brand are not very eco-friendly or creative are they? Well have you ever considered using seed papers as a means to market you brand? Seed paper, or paper that grows flowers, is an affordable and ingenious way to reach out to people and educate them about your company and the products or services you provide.

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Reusable Shopping Bags Blamed for Spread of E. Coli – What You Need to Know

A recent study claimed that reusable shopping bags are a pivotal link in the spread of E. Coli. According to the report, in the three month period after the ban was enacted, San Francisco saw an increase in the number of hospital emergency room visits attributed to E. Coli. The report also claimed there was a 46% increase in the number of deaths related to food-borne illnesses. This is not the first attack on reusable bags (and it is unlikely to be the last), but before you toss out your reusable bags in the name of public health, review the facts and make up your own mind.

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Three Ways to Get the Most Bang for Your Marketing Buck at Tradeshows

Tradeshows are a great opportunity to increase your brand awareness and educate both customers and potential customers about your brand. Giveaways are the norm, so you need to create a giveaway that catches your customers’ attention and resonates well with them. A customized, eco-friendly promotional product that your customers can use again and again will help you achieve this goal.

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