Summer is a great time of year to hold and attend outdoor events (I know - the British weather - but stay with me on this!). We’re immersed in products from the latest releases to the classic best-sellers, all of which will keep your logo in mind at outdoor events, at home or in the office.
Here we bring you our top picks of what’s hot this summer, with some go-to items including the unique 'Onebrella' umbrella for when the British weather is, well, British!
Best for Festivals - Binx Mason Jar
With its on-trend design this jar is the ideal product for fun and funky companies this summer! Fill it with water or cocktails - either way, it will be a well-received giveaway for a host of outdoor events, gigs, festivals, bars and nightclubs.
Best for Value - Sun Ray Sunglasses
You can’t go wrong with these classically retro styled sunglasses. They come in a range of eight colours, and starting at just over £1 each, they are great give-aways at summertime events. They comply with UV Category 3 protection, so practical too. Brilliant gift for staff and customers - everybody wants to wear them!
Best for Kids - Mini Beach Bucket
We love these cute mini buckets for their downright cheerfulness. Particularly fun for campaigns and events aimed at parents and children. With their mix of four colours in eachbucket, they’re guaranteed to cheer up any British summer!
Best for Holidays - Riviera Beach Mat
Lying around on the beach, in the park, at a festival - everybody needs something to sit on and we rate these bright beach mats which fold up neatly. They have a handy pocket and even an inflatable pillow. Choose from yellow or orange, and add your logo to the pocket.
Best for Wellbeing - Shakey Salad Set
There's no excuse not to eat healthy with this funky and practical container for salad on-the-go. With its own fork and mini-pot for dressings and toppings, we love the fact that these pots are so practical and will be used again and again (and your logo will be seen again and again!).
Best for Brand Visibility - The 'Onebrella' Umbrella
Well we could hardly leave an umbrella out of a summer products run-down! Let's face it, the British summer is prone to the odd shower, and what better way to be protected than with the new concept umbrella? The Onebrella has a single piece canopy - with no seams it allow you to get creative with your artwork. your brand has never been so visible!
Best for Festival Fun - Fedora Style Hat
A fun option with wide appeal, these hats with a printable band will put your branding front and centre while offering protection from the summer sun (or rain?). Think of all of those festival and event photos your branded hats will feature in...
Best Premium Choice - Rope Handle Glass Lanterns
These gorgeous rope handle glass tea light lanterns will be the bees-knees when the sun goes down at your event or in the garden this summer. A grown up choice with high perceived value, they are presented in a gift box. Ideal for outdoor events and garden lovers everywhere.
Best for Keeping Cool - 12 Can Cool Bag
A cool bag is a must for summer events where portable food and drinks need to be kept cool. The Rainham cool bag’s generous size and practicality make it a no-brainer for our Top Picks. When you’re done with it, it can be folded into a handy pouch and used again.
Best Giveaway - Freeze Pops
You will be everybody’s favourite when giving these ices out on a scorcher! Supplied un-frozen, the tube ice lollies come in five flavours and in a 30cm box to brand with your logo. Freeze them down then draw the crowds at this year’s festivals and sporting events!
Best Premium Food - 100ml Ice Cream Tubs
100ml of delicious, high quality ice cream in branded tubs. Ideal for sponsoring summertime events and promotions. We love the variety of flavours - there’s something for everyone: Chocolate, Strawberry, Mocha, Cappucino, Yoghurt, Lemon, Tangerine, Lollipop, Ice Tea, Bubblegum, Blueberry and Honey.
Best All-Rounder - Logo Imprint Sandals
These sandals have got it all. They are a fun, funky, practical and clever branding product with universal appeal. We love that the imprint of your logo is left in the sand with every step! The pop-out board gives them extra perceived value.
Best for Lifetime Value - Wooden Garden Parasol
This UK made commercial quality parasol will do your brand proud from season to season. We’ve chosen it for its quality wood frame, sturdy bases and multiple print choices for the cotton canvas. It’s ideal for regular outdoor events requiring shade.
Best Hot Product - 'Bobble' Filter Water Bottle
Filter bottles are one of this year’s must-haves. This one ticks boxes for your company; being reusable it reduces the waste and cost of disposable spring water bottles, it is sleek and stylish, and it has a great print area. We love the carrying loop.