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Popular Promotional Products Frequently Asked Questions

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What is a Promotional Product?

A promotional product, also known as swag or merch, is any item decorated with a brand's name, logo, slogan, or contact information. These custom products are part of many marketing efforts, not limited to social media contests, pop-up shops, gift shops, trade shows, and fundraisers.

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What Are Popular Promo Items?

Recently, the most popular promotional items are geared toward health and hygiene. Face masks and hand sanitizer in particular have been bestsellers. Other top merch items include: water bottles, tote bags, pens, coffee mugs, shirts, and tech gadgets.

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How Do Promotional Items Help a Business?

The best way to use promotional items is to pair them with another campaign. Hand them out as swag at a trade show, give them away as prizes in a social media contest, or win the internet by offering them at a stylish pop-up shop!

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What Are the Best Promotional Items?

Are you stuck on which promotional products to order? Start by thinking about your target audience! Every demographic has specific items they may love the most. For instance, millennials and Gen Z'ers love phone accessories!

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How Many Promotional Products Should I Order?

You should order enough promotional items for everyone to receive one. Each product has a minimum that you have to meet when placing a bulk order. Keep that number in mind and adjust accordingly, so you're not ordering too few or not enough.

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What Are the Cheapest Promotional Items?

Don't worry if you're on a budget! You can find plenty of top-quality promotional items for under $1 each. Pens, sticky notes, and stress balls are all unique, yet cheap swag for you to try!

The largest order ever placed in this category was for 2,000,000 custom pens.

The most popular promotional products in this category are drawstring bags, round stress balls, and tote bags.

27% of the top promotional products are under $1 each.