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They are products that have been designed & manufactured to display a Brand, Logo or other artwork.
From a manufacturing perspective the big difference between a promotional product and an everyday generic product is that the promotional product itself needs to have a blank space dedicated for adding the artwork and the whole product needs to be able to be secured in the printing machines for this to happen.
In normal consumer products, artwork is usually added to a small part prior to the full product being completely assembled.
In essence a promotional product straddles the line between normal useful product and an advertising billboard.
The two main factors in price are 1. Quantity & 2. Product Delivery Time.
Ideally to get the cheapest possible price, you would order thousands of them and you could wait for 2-3 months to receive them. But if you need something in a week that is possible too.
In the catalogue, you will see a pricing table showing the quantity and delivery time options.
The best promotional products are those that the end receiver keeps close to themselves and that they genuinely like.
This is actually a lot easier to get wrong than it is to get right. It is very easy to go too cheap and end up with a pen that doesn't write properly or a lolly that tastes like a sugared ashtray. Or to get a product that gets lost in a draw or a bin.
Any of our sales staff will be glad to assist you in choosing a product that will be right for your needs.
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Without doubt the fastest way to get things done is to come down to our showroom in Moorabbin, Victoria.
Our staff can help you navigate the multitude of options to arrive at the right product for your organisation.
If you are interested in a specific product and colour please tell us when making an appointment. Although we have one of Melbourne's largest showrooms, please keep in mind that we can't physically display every single product, in every size and every colour of every range.
Sometimes it's best to see things in your own office, especially if you have several decision makers involved.
Unfortunately due to the nature of promotional products we don't offer an extensive Sample Service as it is not cost effective for us.
However we can usually arrange for you to purchase one off blank sample products that we can ship out to you.
Talk to us about what you are after and we'll see what we can do.
Not a problem, that's the whole point of promotional products.
There are a variety of printing methods used on promotional products such as pad printing, engraving, screen printing and dye sublimation.
We can advise you on the printing methods most suitable for your artwork, just send us a copy of what you want in the link below.
In some ways promotional products offer the greatest ability for customisation. If you have enough lead time and sufficient budget we can manufacture from scratch specific products tailored to you.
Even with standard, off the shelf items there's still a few ways to rework things to make them that little bit more special.
Tell us what you're thinking and we'll see what can be do to make it happen.
We're experts on the Bic Graphic Range and we're happy to talk with you about it.
More importantly we specialise in co-ordinating the best of the Bic Graphic Range with other products to achieve the perfect look for you.
There are a lot of options, and your time is as valuable as our advice so contact us and let's get going...