Author: Victoria Britton

The branded mug is a perennial favourite in the promotional giveaway market, offering the perfect combination of practicality and brand exposure. Available in a huge variety of shapes and sizes, mugs are always well received in workplace environments, whether on a contact’s desk or as a back-up in a communal rest area or kitchen. You […]

This time of year is ideal to be thinking of clocks and watches as promotional items for your business, since everyone is more likely to be looking for confirmation of the time after the clocks change back to GMT this weekend. In fact, clocks and watches make great promotional gifts at any time of the […]

Drinkware products, particularly glassware, offer a high quality and eye-catching gift or promotional item, that will be used and treasured by the recipient for a long time. Whether it is a seasonal gift for a valued client, an internal award for a high-performing individual or team, or a retirement memento for a long-serving colleague, personalised […]

Last week’s blog talked about the ongoing importance of the promotional pen as a popular and value-for-money marketing giveaway. The choice of promotional pens is vast, and there are always new design concepts being added to the market, to reflect latest trends, materials and manufacturing methods. Metallic finishes and precious metal coating give an eye-catching […]

As the popularity of some promotional items ebb and flow – remember the Newton’s Cradle?? – the humble ball pen remains the perennial go-to marketing giveaway, retaining its long-term top spot in terms of the most popular promotional products offered to businesses and institutions.  Indeed, a recent survey indicated that nine out of ten business […]

We are all keen to promote our businesses to the widest audience possible, but this comes with the risk of a negative environmental impact due to the selection of inappropriate and throwaway items that do not offer the end user any meaningful benefit or perceived value. Careful selection of promotional products, together with manufacturers who […]

We are all becoming increasingly aware of the need to reduce our impact on the environment, and the corporate workwear and promotional merchandise industry is proud to play its part in this initiative. Pennline is the East Midlands’ leading supplier of workwear, PPE and promotional items, and can supply a range of items that are […]

The production of cotton is a huge global business, involving an estimated 350 million people in over 100 countries. With an annual production figure in excess of 25 million tonnes, cotton has the highest production volume of any natural textile in the world.  It remains the fabric of choice for many textile applications, and as […]

The broad range of hi-visibility workwear available from Pennline includes three new designs from top manufacturer Portwest. The 4-in-1 Contrast Traffic Jacket (S471) is manufactured from a hard-wearing 300D Oxford Weave polyester with a stain resistant PU finish.  This versatile jacket is fully waterproof, with taped seams for additional protection and also features reflective tape […]

Our recent blogs have featured a number of designs from renowned workwear supplier Portwest.  In addition to supplying a wide range of standard and high visibility workwear styles, Portwest also offer a selection of their designs in so-called plus-sizes, or outsizes.  At the other end of the scale, they also offer some of their garments […]