Gift Programs Minus the Headache

Nothing takes the joy out of gift programs more than the stress of bringing it all together! There are selecting products, designing artwork and packaging, creating personalized cards, collecting orders, managing proofs, and shipping and fulfillment. Add in the hybrid work environment and supply disruptions around the industry, and it’s enough to give anyone a… Read More

The Sweet Spot - Just the Right Gift at Just the Right Time

The Sweet Spot: Just the Right Gift at Just the Right Time

Building Relationships through Just the Right Gift at Just the Right Time Some days are just hard. It doesn’t matter what you try, nothing seems to work. Your task list keeps growing instead of getting shorter. You find no joy in what you do. But other days it all comes together. You love what you’re… Read More

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A Gift Worth Remembering

There is magic in the perfect gift. Think back to a time when you received a special gift from someone. You probably went through a range of emotions like surprise, excitement, and appreciation. That’s because the perfect gift creates a lasting memory and forges a stronger relationship between the recipient and the gift giver. This… Read More

Time is of the Essence for Ordering Your Holiday Gifts

Ever heard of Christmas in July?  While it’s not widely celebrated, you may want to start thinking about the holiday’s a little earlier this year. The supply chain disruptions that many have been facing unfortunately won’t be dissipating anytime soon, which might put a damper on anyone used to preparing last minute gift programs for… Read More

Celebrate the Sweet & Savory with Gourmet Gifts

Gourmet Gifts For All! At Proforma, we celebrate the sweet and savory with our very own staff potlucks, cooking competitions, the occasional catered “working” luncheons and more. With all of our taste-testing experience, we recommend you kick your gourmet gifts up a notch from fruit baskets or cookie platters and add a special touch to your next networking event or… Read More

Rewarding and Recognizing Employees

A job well done, a goal accomplished, a milestone reached, sales record, years of service, volunteer appreciation, donor recognition… The reasons behind rewarding and recognizing people within your company or organization are as varied as the awards themselves.  However, the reason behind the act of the recognition remains the same- to show the recipient they… Read More

Improve Health with Promotional Products

When you want to treat your staff or clientele right and really have an impact on their life, give them branded merchandise that can improve their physical or mental health. Here is a roundup of four categories for sharing healthy living logo products: Exercise Equipment: There are a slew of healthy promotional products to help… Read More

Does Branded Merchandise Work for Fund Raising?

Marketing professionals involved in the non-profit sector with a focus on fund raising are given many choices to increase brand awareness and responsiveness including print advertising, digital advertising, TV, radio, social media content and event sponsorships. This essay explores the effectiveness of promotional products and branded merchandise as an alternative advertising medium. Consider the following1:… Read More