The Real Story Behind Arizona Banning Bag Bans with Senate Bill 1241

The Real Story Behind Arizona Banning Bag Bans with Senate Bill 1241

On April 13, 2015 Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed Senate Bill 1241. This bill makes it illegal for any town, city or county in Arizona to ban or levy fees on disposable plastic bags. Bisbee is the only city in Arizona to have a law banning single-use plastic bags and Senate Bill 1241 will not impact this existing law. The bill came about because certain trade groups did not want to be inconvenienced by single-use plastic bag bans.

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How to Buy Certified Reusable Bags Direct from the Manufacturer

How to Buy Certified Reusable Bags Direct from the Manufacturer

If you are looking for certified reusable bags, direct from the manufacturer for the lowest possible price, here’s how it is done even if your marketing or retail needs do not do not require 50,000 bags. We specialize in manufacturing branded, certified reusable bags built to your specifications and we pride ourselves on quality products designed for dependable use for many years of return on your marketing dollar.

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Good News on Bag Bans in The US…Except Arizona. What Happened There?

Good News on Bag Bans in The US…Except Arizona. What Happened There?

There are always plenty of changes happening on the plastic bag ban front in the United States and we are happy to report that most of these changes are positive. From cities adopting bans and municipalities researching the best solution for their towns, there have been a lot of additions to our bag ban map. Read on to learn more about some of the latest updates to the plastic bag ban movement.

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5 Reasons Your Brand Should Create a Reusable Eco-Friendly Promotional Product for Marketing

5 Reasons Your Brand Should Create a Reusable Eco-Friendly Promotional Product for Marketing

There are a lot of benefits to marketing your brand with a reusable, eco-friendly promotional product for Earth Day and beyond. When your brand creates a reusable, eco-friendly promotional product, you will be helping to green up consumers who are your prospects and clients, but in the process, you are effectively marketing your brand and getting great ROI. Check out our list of five reasons you should market your brand with eco-friendly, reusable promotional products.

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Expand Your Brand’s Reach with Eco-Friendly Promotional Products

Expand Your Brand’s Reach with Eco-Friendly Promotional Products

Eco-friendly, reusable, promotional products are designed with the purpose to be used over and over again. So when you decide to market your brand with a reusable, eco-friendly item, your brand will get repeated exposure to your target market. Plus, your customers and prospects will be using your branded, eco-friendly promotional product for literally years to come and they will expand your brand’s reach in the process.

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How Plastic Bag Ordinances Help Us All

How Plastic Bag Ordinances Help Us All

There is a lot of debate around plastic bag ordinances and while there are certainly people who passionately feel such laws are a good and necessary choice, there are plenty of folks who disagree. Each ordinance is different too, some laws prohibit disposable plastic bags while others levy a fee on each single-use plastic bag handed out. There is not a one-size-fits-all approach to plastic bag ordinances, but ultimately these measures help us all.

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3 Easy Eco-Friendly Ways Your Brand Can Make a Difference

3 Easy Eco-Friendly Ways Your Brand Can Make a Difference

So everyone seems to say they want to make a difference and some might even think that phrase is over used. Well here at Factory Direct Promos, we have big ideas and in fact we were founded on the big idea to help businesses do business “greener”.

From big sweeping transformations to small nuanced modifications, there are always new and exciting eco-friendly changes you can incorporate into your brand to make a difference. Large changes certainly deliver a wow factor, but don’t overlook smaller ideas. Over time small changes add up and can have a serious impact.

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Think You Can’t Buy Certified Reusable Bags at Wholesale Pricing? Think Again

Think You Can’t Buy Certified Reusable Bags at Wholesale Pricing? Think Again

Certified reusable bags are a great marketing tool and will definitely get your brand noticed. If you can get customized bags at wholesale pricing that will ensure you get the maximum return on your investment and build your brand awareness. If you think this all sounds too good to be true we are pleased to let you know that this is very much true. You can buy high-quality certified reusable bags at wholesale pricing and we’re here to help.

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Scientists Ask The Question…Is Our Food Chain Feeding Us Plastic?

Scientists Ask The Question…Is Our Food Chain Feeding Us Plastic?

It is estimated that every minute, 1.4 million plastic bags are used worldwide each year and 50 billion plastic water bottles are discarded just in the United States alone. So it is not surprising that UC Santa Barbara scientists approximate there to be 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic in the world’s oceans.

Plastic trash can have a major impact on animals and their habitats and this begs the question of what sort of impact this litter is having on the food chain. The question is so important that there are several scientists looking into whether plastic pollution is inadvertently ending up on your dinner plate.

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Your Latest News On Plastic Bag Ordinances In The United States

Your Latest News On Plastic Bag Ordinances In The United States

There is certainly not a one-size-fits all approach to disposable plastic bag ordinances. In order to implement a measure that will work for an individual city, a plastic bag ordinance needs to address the concerns of the people and function in a way they can be comfortable with. Here is your latest news on cities that are working to create their own, unique plastic bag ban ordinances.

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