10 useful promotional items to bolster your business

Promotional giveaways hold a lot of weight when it comes to enticing potential customers and encouraging them to promote your brand further. They are a great way to inspire, and to remember your brand. And through their use, they are also a great way to promote your brand to the wider world. There are so many options to choose from when it comes to deciding on the most effective and useful promotional products. Whether you’re attending a trade show, event, or simple wanting to have something to giveaway in store, you want to be sure you are choosing the most effecting promotional items for your business. We’ve pulled together 10 useful promotional items we think will do just the trick!

Promo Drinkware

Whether you’re looking for mugs, water bottles, flasks or accessories, drinkware is one of the most popular promotional items to bolster your business. This type of promotional item is particularly popular as it can be use and re-used again and again. People can also opt to use them for a multitude of liquids, making them undeniably effective in promoting your business on a daily basis.

At PromoTrade, our promotional thermos water bottles are a great choice – keeping drinks hot or cold with their double walled layer and sealed lid – and are available in a variety of colours. Check out our full promo drink range here.

Promo Writing

An oldie but a goodie when it comes to promotional items. Pens and notebooks are always useful, even in an electronic world, and you can guarantee they will be used readily. You can rest in the knowledge that once someone has one of your branded pens or notebooks, they will be using it on a daily basis, reminding them of your business and further promoting it to others.

Owing to its size and weight, it is also incredible easy to post out to potential customers. Check out our full promo writing range here.

Promo Tech

There’s no denying that technology is continually growing, which is why tech based promotional products are a must have for your business. Like pens and notebooks, they are practical and useful. And there are many electronic promotional gifts to choose from, such as USB hubs, power banks, chargers and speakers!

Be sure to pick the right type of promotional tech for your client base.  Check out our full Promo Tech range here.

Promo Phone Covers

When it comes to promotional tech, phone covers are a popular choice! People use their phones for so much more than calls and texts these days, and many find their entire lives are on their mobile device, meaning they are in constant use with the beholder. Branded phone covers allow not only the recipient to see your business but passers-by also. It’s the perfect opportunity to make your brand stand out so make sure you choose your design wisely.

At PromoTrade, we have a range of silicon and hard shell cases to choose from. Check out our full Promo Phone Covers range here.

Promo Touchscreen Gloves

In-keeping with the promotional tech, branded touchscreen gloves are proving more and more popular as people begin to commute more to and from the office. In true British fashion, the weather can be very unpredictable, so by choosing branded touch screen gloves you can be sure you are not limiting yourself to a few months of the year. This type of branding can truly make your business stand out as both the wearer and any observers will notice your branding.

At PromoTrade, our branded Touchscreen gloves are available in a choice of colours, as well as RPET recycled plastic for those wanting to increase their green initiatives. Check out our full range here.  

Promo Microfibre Cloths

Whether you require them for your phone, computer screen, your car or your glasses, microfibre cloths are a particularly useful product. They help to get rid of finger marks, grime and dirt from everyday touch.

The size of the product makes them extremely portable, and therefore their use more frequent, ensuring your business is promoted to the user and potential customers on a daily basis. Check out our full range here. 

Promo Bags

Tote bags are always a useful promotional item and are increasingly more popular owing to their positive environmental implications. Made to last, this type of promotional item is the perfect choice to promote your business as a long-lasting brand, with green credentials. They also come in a wide range of shapes, sizes, and materials!

They are also a great choice for packing other promotional items into and you can guarantee they will be used and re-used again and again. Check out our full Promo Bags range here.

Promo Umbrellas

It rains on average, around 156 days of the year, so with that in mind, a branded umbrella is a great choice to promote your business. You cannot miss an branded umbrella – and it with the right design you can make yours truly stand out from the crowd!

At PromoTrade we have large and extra-large umbrellas, automatic umbrellas, hands-free umbrellas and folding windproof umbrellas! Check out our full range here.  

Promo Lanyards

Branded lanyards are one of the most essential products within the promotional merchandise industry. Being within everyone’s eyeline, they are visible to all and are the perfect opportunity to promote your business. These are particularly good for company’s where a pass or identification card is required, so consider who your audience is and whether this will prove a useful promotional item for your business.

At PromoTrade we have a wide range of options from Dye Sublimated to Screen Printed to Reflective Lanyards. Check out our full range here.

Promo Eco

Eco-friendly promotional products are bigger than they have ever been. And with such a wide range of eco-friendly products from drinkware to keyrings, to desk sets to pens, we at PromoTrade are confident we have the eco-product for you!

Check out our full range here.


So, there you have it! Our 10 useful promotional items to bolster your business. We hope this blog has helped hone down your choices for your business. But if you need any further help deciding what trade only promotional products are right to resell to businesses, don’t hesitate to contact us on 08456 17 16 15 or email: sales@promotrade.co

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