Today, we’re talking about expectations within the promotional market for 2017.
We’ll also look at some stain fighting technology and statistics within the industry.
This article from Advantages Magazine gives forecasts for the promotional market looking deeply at what’s to come in 2017 as well as glimpsing into 2018.
Virtual reality (VR) and items branded for marijuana dispensaries are both expected to increase at trade shows this year. I personally saw 4 VR headsets at the PPAI Expo last week.
- No Recession Just Yet
- A Wave of Deregulation
- The Minimum Wage Shoots Up
- Gen Z Rises
- Ad Spending Falls Flat
- Marijuana Goes Mainstream
- Paid Paternity Leave Passes
- Drones Stay Grounded
- Virtual Reality Arrives
- Vistaprint, Not Alibaba, Leads Distribution
- Tech Bounces Back
- A Supplier Gets Burned
- Sustainability Stays in Neutral
- Wellness Remains Well
- Perks Perk Up
We’ve talked about new apparel technology and trends before. In this blog, SanMar reveals a stain resistant fabric perfect for uniforms in the restaurant industry.
These types of moisture resistant fabrics are great for hats too, especially during a sudden rainfall.
Store Update from Positive Media Promotions: More Fantastic Promotional Products to Give Business a Boost
Over 52% of customers claim that receiving any promotional product or inventive makes them see a company in a more favorable light.
This article discusses how gifts and freebies can help grow businesses and strengthen customer loyalty. Around half of survey participants reported using various promotional items every single day.
Products increase a company’s outreach, promote its brand recognition, and show off its creativity.
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