Don’t get caught paying more than you should, plan ahead to save money on your promotional items this year. Planning just a few months ahead for each season can save you hundreds of dollars. The 2019 promotional marketing calendar provides a few tips to help you schedule your order this year.
Planning in the New Year
January is the best time to plan your order of promotional items for Spring. There are many items that you may want to consider to meet your marketing needs such as golf shirts, golf balls, umbrellas, light weight jackets and custom t-shirts. Plan the order as it aligns with your business needs but order around January to get the best price.
Planning in Spring
March is a great time to plan for the summer season. Many businesses plan summer giveaways which include beach balls, inflatables, hats, beach towels, coolers and totes. If you plan ahead of time you not only get a better savings you also avoid the rush at season and the possibility of certain Items not being available. Now is a good time to also set up your marketing plan for your business’ giveaway.
Planning in Summer
July is the best time to plan for fall events. Many organizations plan 5K events and giveaways and getting ready now with promotional items can get you organized and ready for them. Some promotional items to think about for these types of events or giveaways are custom t-shirts, custom accessories, water bottles with team logos or ribbons. Also during the fall season, it is football season and it is a great time to purchase team spirit shirts, folding chairs, seat cushions, koozies, sweatshirts and fall blankets.
End of Year Planning
September is a great time to plan for the end of the year and get holiday items at great savings. Ordering holiday items in September can create substantial savings and allows you to get the most personalized gifts for your family, friends or colleagues. Items can be engraved or embroidered to meet your specific needs and you don’t have to worry about whether they will arrive in time because you planned ahead. Also, now is a great time to plan for the following year, by ordering promotional products, supplies or calendars that you need to get your new year off to a great start.