4 branded retail merchandise ideas to get your customers talking

After a tough 18 months for retailers, the second half of 2021 looks promising, with many coronavirus restrictions finally being lifted. What’s more, after a year of shopping online, consumers are more excited than ever to return to the high street and shop for their favourite brands in-store. 

There has never been a better time to consider the power of branded retail merchandise. Whether you are a large retailer or a small local coffee shop, merchandise can play a crucial role in your marketing strategy. Primarily used to increase awareness and exposure, they can also help to turn customers into brand ambassadors.

In this blog, we will showcase 4 of our best branded retail merchandise ideas to help your business welcome back high street shoppers in style!

Tote Bags

branded tote bag

Very few products have stood the test of time, quite like the tote bag. Gaining popularity during the 1940s, the tote’s ultra adaptable nature has allowed it to keep pace with the evolving needs of every generation since. As a result, we think they’re a must-have when it comes to branded retail merchandise.

Lightweight, practical and on trend, our tote bags are fully customisable and provide the perfect canvas to get creative. Whether you’re a believer in less is more, or you want to go to town and create an awesome custom tote unlike any other, we have you covered. Whatever your needs, we will work with you to ensure that your brand captures the eye of every shopper.

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Thermal Bottles

branded thermal bottle

Perfect on hot summer afternoons and cold winter mornings alike,  our branded thermal bottles continue to grow in popularity, with their versatile design keeping users hydrated wherever they are.

Made from premium-grade steel, our range of colours, finishes and laser engraving options will help you create a distinctive brand design that will stand out amongst the busiest of retail environments.

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branded t-shirt

Having your customers feel good about wearing your brand is about as effective as it gets in merchandise terms. Everyone loves a good branded t-shirt and we have styles to suit everyone. 

Help your brand community to demonstrate their passion, appreciation, and love for your brand whilst capturing the attention of new customers.

With our huge range of materials, colours, styles and print options, we give you the freedom to let your imagination run wild and create a range of exceptional branded tees. 

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branded notebooks

Despite the ever-expanding obsession with technology in our lives, the notebook remains as relevant as ever. They’re a highly valuable addition to your branded retail merchandise collection, with consumers still very much enjoying putting pen to paper.

Our Streamline stationery cupboard is an Aladdin’s cave of high-quality notebooks in different styles, sizes and materials. With branding options such as digital printing and detailed embossing on hand to make your notebook stand out from the crowd both, there’s no limit to design possibilities on the cover and inside pages..

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