How SMEs can use promotional products
Friday, 26, Aug 2011 10:58
If you run a small or medium-sized enterprise (SME), you will most likely have to deal with several issues on a daily basis, all at once. These can range from recruitment to finance and IT, but one area you should give particular consideration to is marketing. After all, you may have the best goods and services within your chosen field but this will not do you any good if nobody knows who your company is or what you do.
Use promotional products from 4imprint, however, and you can increase awareness of your brand and encourage prospective and existing customers alike to get in touch.
Can promotional items help my business?
The economic crisis of recent years has had a significant impact on companies of all sizes, but perhaps even more so on SMEs.
As such, the tense financial climate has made it is more important than ever to take advantage of every possible opportunity to attract customers and bring in revenue.
However, while you may not have the resources that bigger companies can call upon in order to launch international advertising campaigns, that isn't to say you can't promote yourself in an effective manner.
Indeed, by using products branded with your company's logo, contact details and other useful information you may be able to raise brand awareness, whether this is in conjunction with a new product launch or simply to remind people of the high quality services your business provides.
However, they can also be a great way to advertise your company at trade shows and exhibitions. The fact you're giving away items like drawstring bags and keyrings to those who visit your stand or stall is bound to create a buzz and attract attention. And when you've drawn people in you can inform them what it is you do and how your business can benefit them.
Select from a wide range of promotional goods
We offer a fantastic selection of promotional items, so no matter what area your company operates in, there is bound to be something that you can use in order to bring in more customers.
If you're an office-based SME, our range of branded stationery - which includes pencils, paperclips and erasers - may be for you. You can use these to provide customers with a handy way of getting in touch with you, as well as an internal communication tool for staff, perhaps to remind them of your organisation's achievements or a telephone number they can call if they need advice.
However, if members of your team regularly go on business trips across the country, promotional travel mugs could help advertise your firm to passers by.
But we also supply branded clothing, safety equipment and outdoor products, not to mention many other items, so there's little need to worry that there won't be something you can use to market your company when browsing our online selection.
Get great promotional products today - come to 4imprint
Whatever area your business is in, you'll be able to put promotional items from 4imprint to great effect.
You can be sure our high-quality branded goods can help you whether you're keen to boost sales, encourage customers to sign up to your newsletters or just want to give your firm a more professional image.
And just to make sure that we meet your exact requirements, our in-house art team will send you a proof of your order before production begins, so you can check that everything we do make will be precisely as you want it. You can even read reviews of our products from previous customers to help inform your decision about what items to buy.
In fact, we're so confident in the quality of our goods that if you are not entirely satisfied with your order, your shipment is late or you can find a better deal elsewhere, your products will not cost you a thing.
We are also a member of the British Promotional Merchandise Association, so you can have added peace of mind that when you come to us you'll be dealing with a highly reputable organisation.
If you have any questions about our range or would like to place an order, you can email us at email@example.com or call 0845 054 4405. Alternatively, why not request a free catalogue?