Plastic and Paper are Out and Reusable Shopping Bags are In for Marketing!  

Plastic and Paper are Out and Reusable Shopping Bags are In for Marketing!  

Create a positive change for our planet while making a great impression on consumers by marketing with custom reusable bags. There are a lot of great reasons why reusable bags make the perfect promotional tool. From their usefulness, to their environmental impact, factory pricing and the ability to customize away are each on their own a compelling reason, but when you work with us at Factory Direct Promos all of these reasons come into play. Keep reading to learn how and why you should put custom bags to work for your company.

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Does Passion Fuel Your Business?

Does Passion Fuel Your Business?

Passion can play a huge role in business. From the spark of an idea to developing a product or service, or the desire to keep improving and searching for better and more efficient ways to work, passion is often the cornerstone of successful businesses. What motivates you to keep moving your business forward? At Factory Direct Promos we are fueled by passion – passion to help the environment and do great work for our clients.

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May Plastic Bag Ban Update Brings Opportunity for Retail and Marketing

May Plastic Bag Ban Update Brings Opportunity for Retail and Marketing

The plastic bag ban movement is going strong and we are happy to report for marketers and retailers, that the list of cities with bag bans keeps getting longer…and this means more opportunities to market with recycled shopping bags. Keep reading below to get the most recent rundown, and if you want to see a full listing check out our map that tracks the movement.

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Custom Reusable Bags at Factory Direct Pricing

Custom Reusable Bags at Factory Direct Pricing

Finding the ideal promotional product to market your brand can be tricky. You want something your customers will like and use and one that will leave a positive impression without going over budget.It is also worth considering the environmental impact and eco qualities of your branded promotional gear. Reusable products, like custom reusable bags, made from recycled or sustainable materials help the planet, make a positive statement about your brand and work for years to market your brand.ent.

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Lead Free Reusable Shopping Bags at Factory Direct Pricing 

Lead Free Reusable Shopping Bags at Factory Direct Pricing 

Reusable shopping bags are a great marketing tool that spreads your branding message and makes a statement about your company’s stance on environmental issues and sustainability. This makes sense because anything you emblazon with your marketing information represents your brand, and anything reusable eliminates the need and use of disposable items.

However, the message a customized reusable bag sends needs to be consistent. The conditions in the facilities that produce the reusable bags and the quality of the bag also speak to your brand. A good marketing item is made from eco materials in a safe manner, and will deliver years of dependable use, getting the most out of your marketing budget. There are many “cheap” reusable bags out there that are not certified lead free and lead free reusable bags are a necessity for safety.

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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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Custom Reusable Bags Generate Impressions

Custom Reusable Bags Generate Impressions

According to the Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI), reusable bags generate more impressions in the United States than any other promotional item. Each bag generates a whopping 5700+ impressions. This is a staggeringly high amount. For such a low price, this is obviously a great return on your marketing dollar. Plus, you can choose a bag that fits with your demographic. Keep reading to learn how to select a reusable bag that will leave an impression with your customers.

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