Brand

April 24, 2017

Promotional Products Work!

Numbers don’t lie: U.S. consumers love promotional products! Whether you’re in a meeting, attending a trade show, or checking out your favorite band, promotional products are everywhere. They’re the gadgets you can’t live without (think power banks!), the grocery totes […]
July 13, 2016

Persuasion and the Power of 3

Persuasion is defined as “the act of causing people to do or believe in something”. The power of persuasion is having the ability to convince someone to do, believe in or act on something. The power of persuasion is all […]
July 8, 2016

Fashion Friday: Tanks & Tees, Please!

I don’t know about you, but when I think of promotional apparel, the classic t-shirt is the first to come to mind. They are inexpensive, comfortable and the recipients will have an extra piece of clothing added to their wardrobe. […]
July 5, 2016

Where are they now? Promotional products – 1 year later

In this edition of “Where are they now?” we received a shout out from our client, O’Connor Studio, as they fill, toast, and sip from their commemorative 11oz. On the Rocks glasses, and reminisce about last year’s festivities and milestone […]
June 24, 2016

Fashion Friday: Dress for Success – Business Dress Code Basics

Dressing for work, an interview, a business meeting, or corporate event can be a nerve-racking and even intimidating experience. I know I speak for many when I say picking out a work-appropriate outfit in the morning can be a daunting task. […]
April 11, 2016

Lara Loves It- NPI Edition

In early March, Chicago area was host to the annual New Product Ideas show.  It is much smaller than the annual show we go to in Las Vegas, however it is a great opportunity to see what you might have missed and […]
April 1, 2016

Fashion Friday: Make No Bones About It, Fashion For Dogs (and other pets) is In!

There are always new ways to focus on your brand and what better way than through your pets! Dog walking tends to be a social activity. While walking, fellow dog walkers or people may spark up conversation about your dog […]
April 27, 2015

Weather Rain or Shine – There’s an app for that

Every morning I wake up and my first thought is almost always ‘I wonder what the weather is going to be like today?’.  Now granted, living in the Chicago area all my life has trained me to be prepared for […]
October 29, 2014

Brand Your Brand: The Benefits of Private Labeling

In the world of promotional products, you can stick your logo on just about anything…no really, if it doesn’t move, it’s fair game. HOW you choose to place your logo can add value in an instant. Behind writing instruments, apparel […]
September 18, 2014

Top 20 Reasons Food Gifts Rock

  1. Food gifts are the #1 holiday business gift. 2. Convenience…Summit will handle everything! 3. Food gifts can be shared. 4. Gifts to fit every budget. 5. Your recipients will LOVE these gifts. 6. Exceptional quality & unbeatable freshness. 7. […]
May 22, 2014

Purrrfect Pet Products

Don’t these animals just melt your heart?  It seems that most Americans adore their pets and strive to take excellent care of their four legged friends.  Latest reports show that Americans are now spending close to $60 billion annually on […]