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Know your audience. Not yourself
Know your audience. Not yourself
As a Marketing Manager it is so easy to get over-excited when it comes to promotional merchandise. We see what ‘we’ want to see and what branded merchandise ‘we’ would like to receive. But would our target audience feel the same way about the items we choose?
23/04/2021
Watching Your Brand Grow - The Latest Social Media Trend
Watching Your Brand Grow - The Latest Social Media Trend
Last year, seeds sold out all over the UK with everyone taking to their gardens and allotments during the first Covid-19 lockdown. This trend continues this year (especially with social media marketing campaigns on Facebook, Instagram and TikTok to name a few) and is the perfect way to 'grow your brand' - literally!
14/04/2021
Is it possible to make your events more sustainable?
Is it possible to make your events more sustainable?
Sustainability continues to be a key word in 2021, meaning that every commercial business, charity, university or government organisation is under the spotlight to improve their environmental practices. For many, events play a big part in the wider marketing strategy and we’ve taken a look at key changes you can make your events ‘greener’.
23/03/2021
What are the benefits of antimicrobial products for live events?
What are the benefits of antimicrobial products for live events?
Firstly, we look at what antimicrobial means. Antimicrobial products kill or slow the spread of microorganisms including bacteria, viruses, protozoans, and fungi such as mould and mildew. But what is the difference between antimicrobial and antibacterial?
10/03/2021
Show you care - a little thought goes a long way
Show you care - a little thought goes a long way
Employee Appreciation Day is on Friday 5th March and is a great way for companies to thank their staff for what has been an extremely testing year for pretty much everyone. But appreciating or rewarding your employees can be done in so many ways, and they don’t all have to break the bank.
22/02/2021
New Members of Team Allwag
New Members of Team Allwag
As we entered into 2021, three newbies entered into Team Allwag…Chris, Katie and Nina. Let’s find out a bit more about them…
19/01/2021
What
What's New For Our Sectors?
January always sees lots of exciting new products leap onto the scene, and this year is no different. In fact, with the introduction of the ‘new normal’, there has been an influx of new and innovative merchandise, all of which we have access to here at Allwag.
19/01/2021
Pantone
Pantone's Colour Of The Year
For over 20years, Pantone’s Colour of the Year has been a much-anticipated announcement by many and influences the worlds of design. Retail and fashion to name a few. This year, Pantone's Colour of the Year has been given to two colours and not just one!
13/01/2021
2021 Trends
2021 Trends
2020 was a strange year for everyone. Many people worked from home, multiple lockdowns, not being able to see our families, events and conferences cancelled, toilet paper shortages! Read our latest blog where we've predicted some trends for 2021.
13/01/2021
Brexit Statement
Brexit Statement
A message to our clients on our readiness for leaving the EU.
18/12/2020
Top Tips For Choosing the Right Promotional Merchandise
Top Tips For Choosing the Right Promotional Merchandise
With over 140,000 merchandise options to choose from, there's a lot to consider when selecting promotional products. We've designed some top tips to take the stress away and guide you through the thought process behind which products will best suit your business and marketing campaign.
19/11/2020
The Ultimate Guide to Face Masks and Coverings
The Ultimate Guide to Face Masks and Coverings
Find out the difference between face masks and coverings and which ones we've selected for our top picks.
11/11/2020
Spread Joy Through Corporate Gift-Giving This Christmas
Spread Joy Through Corporate Gift-Giving This Christmas
Whether you're saying 'thank you' to customers, rewarding employees or simply spreading a little festive cheer, our Winter Gift Guide has something for everyone.
06/11/2020
The IMPACT Collection: The Next Level of Sustainability
The IMPACT Collection: The Next Level of Sustainability
We believe that sustainability starts with transparency and our new IMPACT collection tells the true story about traceability and paves the way for the rest of the industry.
19/10/2020
The Art of Brand Story Telling
The Art of Brand Story Telling
No matter what industry you’re working in, your clients love to know why you do what you do and what makes you so good at it! Sharing your history and being innovative about how you communicate is paramount. There's never been a better time to share, so why not start telling your brand story today!
14/10/2020
Today marks a major step towards protecting our planet
Today marks a major step towards protecting our planet
The UK Government delayed the ban of single-use drinking straws, stirrers and cotton buds due to Coronavirus disruption and its given impact on supply chains. From today the ban comes into force.
01/10/2020
How To Get Your Brand Noticed in Today
How To Get Your Brand Noticed in Today's Climate
Now is not the time to sit back, hibernate and wait for this Covid nightmare to be over - it's the time to evolve, adapt, inspire and take control!
25/09/2020
Employee Onboarding - What do you have in place?
Employee Onboarding - What do you have in place?
Employee onboarding is more important now than it ever has been before. Read our latest blog on things to consider, and the products that can help your new starter succeed in their new role!
07/09/2020
Top of the class for our Business Development Manager!
Top of the class for our Business Development Manager!
When I got the call to say that I had passed I was over the moon! Beth Coleman, Business Development Manager is delighted to have achieved her MPM certificate
14/04/2020
Musings of a Relatively New Remote Worker
Musings of a Relatively New Remote Worker
Read out latest blog from Business Development Manager - Sarah Smith about how she has found working from home plus a few tips you might like to try.
14/04/2020
Staying safe and well has never been more important!
Staying safe and well has never been more important!
For businesses, universities, and other organisations that share a common space, there are extra steps you can take to help individuals understand what they can do to keep the spread of germs to a minimum. With hand sanitisers, face masks and gowns being in short supply, here are a few suggestions when it comes to hygiene products so act quickly and keep safe.
16/03/2020
Allwag Supports Tiger Cotton!
Allwag Supports Tiger Cotton!
Tiger cotton is fabric, designed to help maintain and restore tiger habitats. It follows the process of converting non-organic cotton fields to organic in Madhya Pradesh, India.
14/02/2020
Special Effect Printing & Embroidery
Special Effect Printing & Embroidery
Looking for a print technique that’s a little bit different and stands out from the crowd with special effect printing and embroidery?
14/02/2020
Award Winning British-made Reusable Sports Bottles
Award Winning British-made Reusable Sports Bottles
Keeping fit this year? Recent years have seen a significant upsurge in the popularity of sustainable and reusable drinkware...
10/02/2020
Coronavirus Classified as a Global Health Emergency
Coronavirus Classified as a Global Health Emergency
As you will no doubt be aware the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus has now be classified as a global health emergency by the World Health Organisation...
31/01/2020
The Mood Collection
The Mood Collection
The Perfect Match – introducing the deepest assortment of colour match promotional products...
28/01/2020
New Zealand Ditch Plastic Packaging of Fruit and Vegetables!
New Zealand Ditch Plastic Packaging of Fruit and Vegetables!
A group of supermarkets have abandoned the use of plastic wrapping for virtually all of their fruit and vegetables...
24/01/2020
Is Bamboo Really Nature
Is Bamboo Really Nature's Miracle Material?
Bamboo is considered much more sustainable than plastic or paper because it’s fast-growing, it is renewable...
23/12/2019
Looking to the Future - Sustainability in Events for 2020
Looking to the Future - Sustainability in Events for 2020
Sustainability is the word of 2020, which means that every business, charity, university or government organisation...
11/12/2019
2019
2019's Branded Baubles for a Tree-mendous Christmas
These budget-friendly decorations are perfect for festive reception areas, charity events and fundraisers. Baubles are both desirable and collectable allowing you the option to either offer as a giveaway or sell individually for a charitable donation.
20/11/2019
Need to Know Promotional Technology Trends of 2019
Need to Know Promotional Technology Trends of 2019
Technology is at the forefront of innovation and is set to transform the promotional industry in 2019! Here's everything you need to know...
04/06/2019
Team Allwag Unleashes Wild Side during 2019 Away Day
Team Allwag Unleashes Wild Side during 2019 Away Day
There was no LION around during the Allwag Promotions Away Day this year! The team were whisked off to Woburn Safari Park to endure a day of team training, Allwag-tucker trials and animal spotting…
03/06/2019
UK plastic straw ban CONFIRMED and here
UK plastic straw ban CONFIRMED and here's why it's great news for brands
The UK government have confirmed the ban of single-use plastic straws from April 2020! Here's how your brand can maximise this opportunity...
03/06/2019
How brands can use the Glastonbury single-use plastic ban to maximise marketing
How brands can use the Glastonbury single-use plastic ban to maximise marketing
Glastonbury has officially banned the use of single-use plastic at their festival for the first time ever! Here's how you can use this to your advantage...
10/05/2019
Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace
Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace
Mental health awareness in the workplace is paramount for ensuring a working environment where staff feel safe. Here’s everything you NEED to know…
10/05/2019
Introducing the NEW Branded Biodegradable Pens from Senator
Introducing the NEW Branded Biodegradable Pens from Senator
Introducing the new range of eco-friendly promotional pens from the Senator collection! Made from biodegradable PLA, these sustainable pens are long-lasting and 100% compostable! Find out more…
16/04/2019
Unbelievable Promotional Products!
Unbelievable Promotional Products!
Today we were notified by our factory about two exciting new products; branded promotional spaghetti and the world’s first ever flying umbrella!
01/04/2019
How to Attract Generation Z to your University
How to Attract Generation Z to your University
Are you a university marketing to Generation Z? Our guide explores the top ways universities can attract Gen Z to their university...
01/03/2019
Protect Your Privacy with Branded Webcam Covers
Protect Your Privacy with Branded Webcam Covers
Branded webcam covers are a hot topic when it comes to protecting peoples’ privacy online! Here's everything you need to know...
04/02/2019
Your UK Made Branded Badge Buying Guide
Your UK Made Branded Badge Buying Guide
Branded badges are utilised across all industries, Here's everything you need to know about choosing the right UK made badge for your brand...
25/01/2019
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