Get Noticed With Promotional Bags

Get Noticed With Promotional Bags

When it comes to promoting your brand, the possibilities are endless. The beauty of utilizing promotional products is that you can give your customers something they can hold and use. Other forms of advertising are most certainly effective, but when customers (and potential customers) can hold a product with your logo and branding message printed on it that makes your brand more known and personal – this increases your brand recognition.

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Reusable Grocery Bags VS. Plastic Bags…You Might Be Surprised By The Facts

Reusable Grocery Bags VS. Plastic Bags…You Might Be Surprised By The Facts

There are two traits that make disposable plastic bags handy. One is the lightweight construction, which will not weigh you down when you carry a loaded bag. The second is durability, which ensures the bag won’t fall apart while in use. Have you ever wondered how disposable plastic bags stacks up against reusable grocery bags? We did, so we did some research to figure out how both types of bags hold up and the results were interesting.

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Recycling Bias? Do You Have It? #WasteNotWantNot

Recycling Bias? Do You Have It? #WasteNotWantNot

In the next installment of our #WasteNotWantNot series, we look at how people determine what to recycle. Studies conducted by researchers at Boston University have uncovered a recycling bias in how people dispose of items.

Remi Trudel, a marketing professor, found that an items perceived usefulness often causes people to unconsciously determine whether to toss that item in a trash can or a recycling bin. For example, most people will throw a whole sheet of paper in the recycling bin, but fragments of paper typically end up in the trash can.

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Think Reusable Shopping Bags When Advertising in California

Think Reusable Shopping Bags When Advertising in California

California is pretty well known for their disposable plastic bag legislation. Well over 100 cities, towns and counties have logged laws banning or implementing fees on single-use bags. There is even a measure to ban plastic bags throughout the entire state. The fate of the bag ban will be decided in November 2016. Reusable shopping bags were already fairly popular in California, but all of this plastic bag legislation creates additional need for reusable shopping bags. If you are advertising in California you should definitely consider creating customized reusable shopping bags.

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Are Certified Reusable Bags Better for the Environment Than Plastic Bags?

Are Certified Reusable Bags Better for the Environment Than Plastic Bags?

To understand the benefits of certified reusable bags on the environment, you need to understand the negative impact of plastic bags. To be fair, plastic bags became popular for good reasons and they were initially manufactured and handed out with the best of intentions. Ultimately, when you weigh the impact of certified reusable bags against the impact of plastic bags, you can see what a better choice a reusable bag really makes.

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Things to Put in Your Recycling Bin You May Not Have Thought Of

Things to Put in Your Recycling Bin You May Not Have Thought Of

The start of the New Year is usually a reflective time, and that got us thinking about recycling, because let’s face it – that’s something we think about a lot here. We try to be mindful about reusing materials, recycling and the amount of trash we generate both at home and at work, and from this came the idea for a year-long blog series we’re calling #WasteNotWantNot.

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