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Your Holiday Gift Guide

Deciding on the right gift for your customers, co-workers or peers is one of the challenges of the holiday season. Not to worry — we’ve compiled a little gift guide to make things a bit easier for you! Whether the people you have in mind err on the side of minimalism or extravagance, there’s a promotional gift that can work for them.

For tech lovers:

  • MicroClean: Keep your smartphone streak-free with this cleaner, which attaches to the back of your device for easy access and can be reused time after time.
  • PopSocket: Once extended, the PopSocket becomes a media stand for your phone or other device, as well as a texting grip.
  • Smart Plug, Smart Life: This Wi-Fi based smart plug allows you to remotely monitor and control a plugged-in device via a mobile phone app.

For busy parents:

  • Himalayan Tumbler: Able to keep liquids hot or cold for six hours, this stainless steel tumbler has a spill-resistant lid for busy mornings and is BPA free.
  • Cotton Canvas Tote Bag: A canvas bag is highly versatile for carrying a number of different items, and this one is perfect for those constantly on the go.
  • Tryit Bright Pen: Hard to lose thanks to its vibrant-colored barrel, this pen offers a ribbed grip for writing comfort and a unique clip-activated retraction to make life a little easier.

For fitness and outdoor enthusiasts:

  • Bike Phone & Bottle Gripper: This handy item securely attaches to a bicycle handle bar to provide convenient access to a phone or water bottle.
  • Contigo Sheffield: Featuring a silicone spout and one-touch push button lid, this 20 oz. bottle is double-walled and has vacuum insulation.
  • Basecamp Hammock: Portable, lightweight and comfortable, this nylon travel hammock includes a hanging rope and carabiner attachments for easy set-up.

For industry minded professionals:

  • Diplomat Junior Journal Gift Set: The Diplomat gift set offers a hard-covered junior size journal with 96 lined pages, a bookmark ribbon, a magnetic closure and a twist-action ballpoint pen.
  • Executive Sr. Umbrella Case & Umbrella: A deluxe executive gift, the case can be worn on a belt or other strap, and the umbrella opens to a 42” arc with an auto-open and auto-close feature.
  • Personal Espresso Set: Coffee is a must for many in the office, and this personal espresso set includes one French press and two stainless steel mugs.

For social butterflies:

  • Giant Tumble Tower Game: With 54 wood blocks packed into a polyester bag, this life-sized game is ideal for parties and company gatherings.
  • Minitunes Wireless Speaker: Listen to tunes while taking photos with friends with a speaker that features a wireless button remote for easy selfies and group shots.
  • Custom Dress Socks: One size fits most but loved by all! These 75% cotton socks have great promotional potential.

For travelers:

  • Costanza Tote: The Costanza Tote is a nylon bag made with durable straps, with a built-in pouch that allows you to fold the tote into itself for hassle-free portability.
  • Kitchen Sink Bundle: This stylish set has it all: a personal organizer, toiletry bag, rolling storage solution, passport holder and luggage tag.
  • Weekender Duffel: Perfect for a weekend getaway, this duffel has two zippered front pockets, a front mesh pocket, an adjustable shoulder strap and a large zippered main compartment.

For practical minimalists:

  • Broad Spectrum Lip Balm: Try lip balm that offers SPF 15 and protection from UVA and UVB rays — made without petroleum to prevent chapped lips.
  • Original Beverage Wrench: Practicality wins the day with a stainless steel insert for tough-to-open bottle caps and a durable level edge to easily open pop tab cans.
  • Riviera: Featuring a wide-mouth opening with screw-on cap, this 16 oz. double-walled canteen keeps liquids cold for up to 25 hours and hot for up to 12 hours.

For those who seem to have everything:

  • The Gala Box: Impress with a glossy package decorated with a ribbon and filled with almond butter crunch candies, cashews, chocolate-covered almonds, chocolate chip cookies or mixed nuts.
  • Hat Trick Can Cooler Kit: Get a high quality bottle opener that fits snugly inside the can cooler’s side loop for a unique and creative item that’s made to last.
  • Popcorn Tin Trio: It’s hard to go wrong with a classic popcorn tin that includes a trio of butter, cheddar and caramel flavors.

Did we at least spark some ideas for the people on your list this year? We hope so! Feel free to contact us directly for more ideas that are specific to your needs.