How to Tell Your Brand’s Story without Saying a Word

How to Tell Your Brand’s Story without Saying a Word

The promotional products you use to market your business, brand or organization say a lot about your company and the products or services you provide. These items will speak for your company, so make sure they say the right things and set the right tone for your business. The words and slogans you choose to print on your bags clearly make a statement, but the material the reusable bags are constructed from also tell a story. Stay true to your environmental goals and beliefs by creating promotional reusable bags made from biodegradable materials.

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What to Look for When Designing Your Promotional Reusable Bag

What to Look for When Designing Your Promotional Reusable Bag

A lot of companies offer you the ability to design your own promotional bags. Reusable bags are a fantastic way to promote your brand because they are designed to be used again and again and every time they are used they spread your branding message. Reusable grocery bags are kind of like mobile billboards – customers and potential customers will see them and learn about your brand and the products or services you offer.

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Brookline Bans Disposable Plastic Bags and Styrofoam Food Containers

Brookline Bans Disposable Plastic Bags and Styrofoam Food Containers

Beginning in December 2013 plastic shopping bags will no longer be allowed in Brookline, Massachusetts, a Boston suburb of just over 57,000 people. About 73% of the town meeting members voted in favor of the ban that would prevent supermarkets, some pharmacies, and other larger retail stores from handing out disposable polyethylene bags. Plastic bags that are compostable and marine-degradable will still be allowed since they do not pose a risk to the environment and animals that call the area home. Paper bags are not impacted by the ban. In addition to the plastic bag ban, the town also approved a ban on Styrofoam food containers that is set to take effect at the same time as the bag ban.

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Custom Cooler Bags Are a Great Way to Increase Your Brand Recognition

Custom Cooler Bags Are a Great Way to Increase Your Brand Recognition

Cooler bags are so much more versatile than many people may realize. Insulated bags are great for taking on trips and keeping drinks chilled at a party, but you can also leave an insulated custom cooler bag in the car to keep frozen items cold on the drive home from the store or use an insulated bag to keep take-out warm until you get it on the table. A reusable cooler bag is also great for bringing a hot or cold dish to a party or to a potluck. Our reusable cooler bags are soft sided so after cleanup they take up minimal space and easily stow under a seat in your car or in a closet or pantry when not in use.

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Spread Your Branding Message with Eco Friendly Jute Bags

Spread Your Branding Message with Eco Friendly Jute Bags

Have you considered constructing your next custom reusable bag from jute? Seems like the perfect option in this day of eco-friendly business practices right? Since jute is a natural plant fiber it is biodegradable,  it is a great material for promoting your brand without harming the environment. Want to know more about protecting the planet while you build your brand?  Keep reading to learn more about jute and how you can utilize this fantastic plant material to grow and market your brand, business or organization.

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Give the Gift of a Plastic-Free World This Holiday and Join the Plastic Bag Ban Movement

Give the Gift of a Plastic-Free World This Holiday and Join the Plastic Bag Ban Movement

Factory Direct Promos is hosting a blog carnival to raise awareness about why it is important to use reusable bags. We are showcasing blog posts from a variety of amazing and talented writers who took the time to share and discuss with their readers and us the environmental necessity of taking action and putting an end to the use of disposable plastic bags. We are thrilled at the response and the turnout of really great and thought provoking posts we received. Please take some time to check out these incredible posts, and please take a moment to check out their other great, green living and working content while you’re there visiting.

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How to Market Your Brand with Custom Grocery Bags

How to Market Your Brand with Custom Grocery Bags

There is an ever-growing movement to ban disposable plastic shopping bags which means there is an increased need for reusable grocery bags. Creating a custom grocery bag to market your brand lets you distribute your branding message to your customers and potential customers alike, while also helping consumers adhere to laws preventing the use of disposable bags. Even in places that do not have plastic bag bans yet, there is still a raised consciousness about the need for reusable shopping bags, so your custom bag and your branding message will still be put into use and be put on display.

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