Is a Zero Waste Grocery Store Coming to You? #WasteNotWantNot

Is a Zero Waste Grocery Store Coming to You? #WasteNotWantNot

For our most recent installment in the Waste Not Want Not series, we’re looking at a business model that has been thriving in Europe for a while now and is just starting to pop up in North America. This trend is zero waste, or no waste, grocery stores. The zero waste grocery store concept is pretty simple. The idea is to eliminate waste by not offering products in packaging or providing single-use plastic bags. Keep reading to learn just how this works.

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END COLUMN PRICING on Eco-Friendly Promotional Products

END COLUMN PRICING on Eco-Friendly Promotional Products

The summer heat is obviously getting to our Manager Beth, because she has decided to offer END COLUMN PRICING on three of our hottest selling , eco-friendly promotional products! All joking aside, this offer makes right now a great time to make a difference with your marketing, take advantage of truly exceptional pricing AND join the movement to reduce plastic for the planet and our people! Choose one, two or all three or eco- promotional products HERE!

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Retailers Increase Sales with Reusable Laminated Shopping Bags

Retailers Increase Sales with Reusable Laminated Shopping Bags

If people have a custom reusable shopping bag from you they will use it, and when they use it your branding will be put on display. The ultimate goal is to get your custom branded bags to your customers. One way to do this is to include branded bags as a gift with purchase.

By giving the bags away you’re not receiving any payment, but one reusable bag can deliver thousands of impressions over the course of its lifetime and your brand will be taking part in the mission to reduce plastic and protect our planet.

These benefits to your business and the planet are significant. The value custom reusable bags deliver in terms of brand recognition and lead generation, makes giving away branded reusable laminated shopping bags a win for your brand, the planet and its people. Plus, you can actually increase sales with this gift with purchase. Read on to find out how.

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The Ocean Cleanup Is Fact Not Fiction Thanks to Boyan Slat

The Ocean Cleanup Is Fact Not Fiction Thanks to Boyan Slat

Trash in the oceans is a big problem; particularly plastic trash, since it is not biodegradable. As has been well documented, ocean trash is picked up by currents and results in massive garbage patches comprised of large pieces of trash as well as tiny particles of plastic. Through the work of a young, Dutch inventor, it is possible that a solution to ocean trash and garbage patches may have been found.

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Are You Making This Common Mistake When Pitching Your Business?

Are You Making This Common Mistake When Pitching Your Business?

There is one very fundamental part of pitching your business that a lot of people overlook, or just don’t know to include. Making this change when you give a pitch can make a huge difference. I learned about this important technique on the Advertising Specialty Institute’s (ASI) Facebook page when they posted this article and video about introducing yourself.

What’s this key piece of information you should include? Explain in very simple terms, who you are and how your services or products benefit your customers. This sounds so easy and straightforward, but it doesn’t always come naturally and when this information is omitted, it could be costing you business.

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Retailers Here Are 2 Ways to Promote Your Brand with Custom Recycled Bags!

Retailers Here Are 2 Ways to Promote Your Brand with Custom Recycled Bags!

Custom recycled bags are a great way to promote your retail brand. Their reusable design means your customers can use them again and again and they will get your brand’s message out there each and every time your customer’s carry them. Once your customers have your recycled custom bag they can start spreading the word about your brand, but how do you get your custom recycled bags into your customer’s hands? Here are a couple ways to promote your brand with the perfect recycled custom bag.

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5 Benefits to Marketing with Eco-Friendly Custom Reusable Bags at Trade Shows

5 Benefits to Marketing with Eco-Friendly Custom Reusable Bags at Trade Shows

In a recent guest post for TSNN, I wrote about the benefits of marketing at tradeshows with eco-friendly reusable bags. From the eco qualities to the return on your investment (ROI), and the proven effectiveness at establishing and maintaining your brand’s awareness, there are a lot of advantages to utilizing custom reusable bags as promotional products. For a roundup of five reasons why you should consider making your next tradeshow giveaway an eco-friendly custom reusable bag check this out.

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Retailers! Make Your Customers Brand Advocates

Retailers! Make Your Customers Brand Advocates

Your customers are a great resource in terms of spreading your branding message, because they already love shopping with you. Give your customers the tools they need to help share their love for your brand and get your brand noticed by prospects with custom reusable bags.

When it comes to marketing tools, custom reusable shopping bags are a great choice. They are universally useful so your customers can use them to carry groceries, clothing and other goodies home from your store, or they can use them to tote clothes to the gym or to carry just about anything anyplace. While your customers use your custom reusable shopping bags, your customers are advocating for your brand and getting your store noticed.

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Quality and Safety Certified Lead-Free Reusable Bags at Factory Direct Pricing 

Quality and Safety Certified Lead-Free Reusable Bags at Factory Direct Pricing 

Reusable bags are tried and true marketing tools that are proven to effectively get your brand noticed. While we pride ourselves on offering reusable bags that can be customized however you’d like, we are also proud that our reusable bags are safe, lead-free, well made and available at low direct from the factory pricing. Learn how to put our quality and safety certified reusable bags to work for your brand.

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Latest Bag Bans In United States Bring Opportunity for Marketing

Latest Bag Bans In United States Bring Opportunity for Marketing

We are thrilled to report to both consumers and businesses that the bag ban movement is going strong and we’ve recently added a lot of new pins to our interactive bag ban map. Each time a bag ban is implemented, this brings opportunity for both consumers and businesses to live and market greener. If you are doing business in any of the locations on our map that have a bag ban in place, or are considering a bag ban or fee, now is the time fill a need with consumers and to market greener with custom reusable bags.

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