5 Ways to Remember Your Reusable Bags

5 Ways to Remember Your Reusable Bags

When you’re tackling errands and taking care of all the things you need to on any given day, grabbing your reusable shopping bags may be the furthest thing from your mind – until you find yourself at the checkout lane with nothing to put your groceries in. Everyone has been there and it can be frustrating, but here are a few tips to help you remember your reusable bags.

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5 Ways to Increase Brand Recognition

5 Ways to Increase Brand Recognition

Brand recognition is a measure of the percentage of your target demographic that is aware of your brand. The logic is straightforward: the more of your ideal demographic that is aware of your brand, the more business will be directed your way. Getting your brand out there and getting noticed can seem like an imposing task, but it doesn’t have to be hard. A few key steps can help you increase your brand recognition, and by default, your customer base and sales.

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A Welcomed Discourse

A Welcomed Discourse

A recent eco-friendly infographic that was posted on Factory Direct Promos not too long ago has been making the rounds on the Internet. The good news is that the information presented in the graphic is getting out there and people are reading and learning and thinking about disposable plastic bags, reusable shopping bags and plastic bag bans. Unfortunately, some of the facts and figures were taken out of context and presented in an inaccurate and incorrect manner on another blog. Let’s set the facts straight.

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How Carbon Offsets Can Help You Go Green at The Office

How Carbon Offsets Can Help You Go Green at The Office

There are the obvious suggestions to go green at the office like being more aware of energy consumption – turn the lights in the conference room off after meetings, change the settings on your computer to go into sleep mode after a period of inactivity and try to avoid unnecessary printing and paper use unless it’s eco-friendly paper. If you absolutely have to print, opt for recycled paper that features high post-consumer waste content and low chlorine content. These are great ideas and will most definitely help the cause in addition to your bottom line. Still, there may be one way you haven’t thought about when going green at work.

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The 100 Top Green Online Influencers of 2012: Inspiring by Example

The 100 Top Green Online Influencers of 2012: Inspiring by Example

The Internet is full of blogs and businesses promoting their brands and ideas while spreading a message of sustainability and environmentalism. The problem is that it can be tricky figuring out which people and web sites offer the best of the best of green news that is necessary for you to know. Well don’t worry because factory Direct Promos has done the hard work for you.

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How to Use Social Media to Engage Your Followers and Spread Your Environmental Message

How to Use Social Media to Engage Your Followers and Spread Your Environmental Message

Social media is a great tool to create a loyal online community for your brand and share your company’s products and message. Social media allows you to spread your message in real time and keep like-minded folks up to date and engaged with your brand. Social media is also a great forum to showcase the things your company does for the environment and your community.

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How Plastic Bags Impact Animals and Other Wildlife

How Plastic Bags Impact Animals and Other Wildlife

Most people do not intend for their discarded plastic bags to become litter and detrimental to wildlife, but when bags turn up in open-air landfills and the elements get a hold of them, things spiral out of control. Since plastic bags are so lightweight they can easily be lifted by a strong gust of wind. Once plastic bags get airborne, they can travel great distances until they become snagged in a tree or shrub or until they touch down in water where the weight of the water makes them too heavy for flight.

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How to Make Your Brand Or Business Memorable?

How to Make Your Brand Or Business Memorable?

Create a truly memorable business card or marketing mailer by having your next batch printed on made in the USA, eco-friendly, custom seed paper. Seed paper is exactly what it sounds like it is – paper with embedded seeds that sprout into beautiful wildflowers. Simply plant the paper in a pot with soil or directly in the ground and about a week or so later, wildflowers will sprout and your client or customer will be left with beautiful flowers to remind them of your message, company or brand. Factory Direct Promos features a stunning selection of 21 colors to choose from and a variety of soy-based ink colors so you can create something that captures your branding and message, but is different, exciting and green, both literally and figuratively.

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