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The Joe Show: An Eclectic Mix
In this episode of The Joe Show, Managing Editor Joe Haley shows off five products sure to win rave reviews from clients and prospects. Need an idea to target youth sports organizations and coaches? Want a terrific trade show giveaway? Already thinking about Valentine's Day and March Madness promotions? Check out the video.
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Shine a Light The Pitch: Yesterday, my son Andrew was looking for a mini-flashlight for some sort of photography experiment he was doing (he got a new camera for Christmas). When I said we didn't have one, he said, "With the industry you're in? I would think you would have one lying around somewhere." Which made me think, yes, everyone should have a mini-flashlight on hand. Gold Bond Inc. (asi/57653) is offering a new version on a carrying strap. It has an oversized barrel with a large imprint area, nine bright LED lights and push-button operation. It includes 3 AAA alkaline batteries. This is perfect for trade shows, hardware store promotions and more. Pricing starts at: 250; $4.45. Click here: http://www.goldbondinc.com/. The Bottom Line: Little buddy.
It's a Date The Pitch: Working from home today, with CNN on in the background (I like to keep up on my news). A commercial for ChristianMingle.com just came on. Allegedly, this online dating service helps you find "God's perfect match." Which makes me wonder...would God approve that I met Steve at a frat party? No matter how you find your perfect match (through God, beer goggles or otherwise), The Romance Kit from Admints & Zagabor (asi/31516) would come in handy. It includes a heart tin soy candle, premium cherry lip balm, and mints. And it's just in time for Valentine's promos. Pricing starts at: 100; $10.45. Click here: http://admints.com/. The Bottom Line: Some romantic evening.
Strike Zone The Pitch: Andrew's teachers are on strike, starting this morning. He is happy; I am not. A much better strike, of course, is associated with bowling. Which brings me to this 6-inch by 9-inch acrylic bowling award on a black piano-finish wooden base. It's from Classy Glass Inc. (asi/45237). Think of this for all sorts of bowling leagues, including high-school and college teams. Pricing starts at: one for $59.79. Check it out: http://classyglass.net/. The Bottom Line: For the champs.
Dog Breath The Pitch: If I tried to brush Sneakers' teeth, he would scratch my eyes out, but dogs are usually more amenable to the whims of their owner-friends. Help any pooch have fresher breath and healthier teeth with a five-inch pet toothbrush from Promopet (asi/79698). Obvious targets include vets, pet stores, rescue organizations and pet fairs. Pricing starts at: 144; $1.25. See it here: http://www.promopet.com/. The Bottom Line: No cavities!
Dose-Alert Pill Reminder Exclusively from Dose-Alert Corp- asi/77811
Gorgeous The patented Dose-Alert pill reminder is a PhRMA compliant device that is perfect for any of your healthcare clients, including:
long term care facilities
Our patented device has ample space for branding, is inexpensive, small, light and comes in several formats: adhesive backing, magnetic backing and key ring.
For your clients, we can produce FREE renditions and PowerPoint presentations customized with your client's logo in just 24 hours.
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