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Greensleeve Insulated Beverage Holder

10 Apr

Be Cool or Stay Hot. EcoFriendly – Love your Mother. ErgoFriendly – Get a grip. Reusable-Recyclable-Biodegradable. Inked with water colors.

The Spring festival season is right around the corner. Perfect time to talk about an alternative to neoprene beverage holders. The Greensleeve Insulated Beverage Holder is a USA Made cardboard coolie that Valley Castings likes to say is, “Made in America by Americans with American Garbage”.

These Recycled Insulated Beverage Holders are made from 69% post consumer waste, and printed with an earth friendly water based ink. They cost as low as $0.49 per unit, and that unit price includes a one color – one location imprint. The imprint size is 1.5″ x 1.5″.

If you are interested in the Greensleeve Insulated Beverage Holders to promote your own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

Remember Me Green

30 Mar

Recycled from NY Signage.

Remember Me Green is turning New York City billboards into some great looking bags.

“New York is a city with a vibrant energy, and with our billboard products you get to add your unique vibe to it. A diversity of people contribute to NYC’s lifeforce, and RMG has kept that in mind. We’ve created a product line that speak to people who don’t want to just carry a bag, they want to carry a message.

Green fashion is our priority here at RMG. You can rock some eco-friendly accessories with our re-purposed vinyl bags, made from billboards found throughout New York City. Billboards are made of a large amount of vinyl that would normally just be tossed away. By carrying one of our bags, you play a role in the solution to pollution all while looking fabulous.

Every item we create is one-of-a kind, every piece has its own heartbeat. For the gal on the go we’ve got billboard bags available in versatile styles and sizes. If you’re headed out for a wine night, there’s our line of upcycled wine bags. Or if you like to garden at home, you can grow green with our line of re-purposed garden bags. We believe in individuality, green fashion, and style.”

This is an idea that can be done for any city, sport center, or university, that wishes to turn their used banners and signage into promotional items. The idea has been around for nearly a decade now, so if you are a visitor’s center or tourist board looking for a great ideas, give a ring to discuss second life promotional billboard bags.

If you are interested in the billboard bags to promote your own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

100% R.P.E.T. Laminated Grocery Bag

23 Mar

American Ad Bag has got a few very good looking pre-printed stock design 100% R.P.E.T. Laminated Grocery Bags.

These pre-printed bags have a 9” W x 9” H  9″ W x 8″ H imprint area of the front of the totes, in which to add you specific logo. And they you get the benefit of the pre-printed messaging and artwork, with out having to pay the cost of 100% custom bags. So lots of ad bang for little bucks.

From the website, “Grocery shopping is fun again! Our recycled P.E.T. grocery shopper bags measure 12” x 13” with 8” gussets and are 100% recyclable and crafted from 130GSM Recycled PET fabric. These eco-friendly bags are made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. Handles are reinforced for strength and measure 1” wide and 20” long. Features colorful stock designs printed on gussets.  Available in three different color/design choices.”

If you are interested in these 100% R.P.E.T. Laminated Grocery Bag to promote your own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

Eco Trucker in New Colors

21 Mar

Hello all, this flyer just got sent to us, so I thought I would post. New ECO TRUCKER style caps from Econscious. We can embroider locally with your company logo. Send us your art for virtual.

These ECO TRUCKER structured caps feature 6-panel with curved bill,  one size fits all adjustable plastic snap closure, and are 70% organic cotton twill, and 30% recycled polyester mesh.

Available in 14 Colors, Size: OS

If you are interested in the Rustico Money Clip Walle to promote your own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

Appeel Medio Notebook

20 Mar

Colors: Golden Delicious, Red Delicious, Granny Smith, Renetta, Applewood, Pink Lady. 5 3/4 x 8 1/5 x 0 3/4 inches

The complete Appeel line from Castelli is unique in that these Made in Italy (but decorated in USA, so normal 5-7 turn around on orders) journals and padfolios are made from recycled apple waste. Yes, apples.

Take for example the Appeel Medio Notebook, “The Appeel Medio journal is made from apple peels that are ground and emulsified into an organic paper. This ground breaking eco friendly product is animal friendly, sustainable and all natural. Size: 5 1/4 x 8 3/8. 192 apple paper pages with green lines. Gray end pages with colored stripes. Back paper pocket.”

First the silly questions. The Appeel Medio Notebook does not smell like apples. The Appeel Medio Notebook does not taste like apples. But, each Appeel Medio Notebook is printed with information explaining that the Appeel Medio Notebook is made from apple waste, and so that this story can be easily incorporated into your our sustainability marketing message.

Of course we love this idea for anyone working on campaigns for sales, production, or distribution channels in the grocery or fruit industry. If your company is doing something with apples specifically, all the better.

And teachers gifts, as a nice Appeel Medio Notebook is likely more practical then an actual apple.

If you are interested in the Appeel Padfolio to promote your own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

North End Sport Red Ladies’ Charge Recycled Polyester Performance Short-Sleeve shirt

14 Mar

Fabric: 2.4 oz./yd2/80gsm. Moisture wicking performance. 54% recycled polyester 46% polyester mechanical stretch ripstop. Features: textured ripstop with mechanical stretch. structured collar stand. stylized front and back yokes. heat seal label. Front and back princess seams.

Organic coffee outfit looking for new staff uniforms? Don’t know why, but when I saw the North End Sport Red Ladies’ Charge Recycled Polyester Performance Short-Sleeve Shirt in the new Oak Moss color, I thought of coffee bars.

Of course there is also a good chance I am just a bit tired and wishing for caffeine.

So, the North End Sport Red Ladies’ Charge Recycled Polyester Performance Short-Sleeve shirt, as well as having likely the longest name for a polo I have ever seen, is made from 54% recycled polyester, plus a remaining 46% polyester mechanical stretch ripstop. What we have here is a performance polo, with moisture wicking properties, that is made from recycled milk cartons, water bottles, and other plastic.

Pretty neat right, and a perfect fit for an company working on their sustainable branding.

The North End Sport Red Ladies’ Charge Recycled Polyester Performance Short-Sleeve shirt run sizes XS – 3XL. They are custom embroidered in the USA at the factory. Color options are Black, Red, Night Blue, Oak Moss, and White.

There is a matching men’s companion available as well.

North End has been making exceptional clothing for the promotional industry for over a decade, and North End Sport Red Ladies’ Charge Recycled Polyester Performance Short-Sleeve shirt is a great addition to their line up.

If you are interested in North End Sport Red Ladies’ Charge Recycled Polyester Performance Short-Sleeve shirt to promote your own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

Recycled Zing Ring Flyer

7 Mar
1698_385

CPSIA Compliant

The Garyline Recycled Zing Ring Flyer is still one of the best giveaways out their for Spring festivals, or any other outside marketing event. In the Recycled Zing Ring Flyer you get a fun, popular, promo item that is Union Made in the USA, and can be offered in 30% recycled home based Primary Recycled Plastics.

From the Garyline website, “Garyline has been a primary recycler of plastics for more than 50 years. We produce post-industrial “home” regrind on our premises which is the guideline for producing food-compliant houseware products. It is Good for the Environment and it helps us improve our efficiency, so we can remain cost-competitive in a Global Market.”

The Recycled Zing Ring Flyer have a very large imprint area for an item that sells for a little as $0.75 per unit, running at 3/4″ wide x 22.5″ long around the circumference of the flyer. And colors, lots of colors. Recycled Colors included Black, Eco Navy BLUE (PMS 289), Eco Dark Green (PMS 554). Non-recycled content colors include, Black, Cyan, Hot Pink, Royal Blue (PMS 286), Violet (PMS 266), Yellow (PMS 102), Bright Oranage (PMS 1505), Green (PMS 355), Red (PMS 186) Teal and White.

Add a little fun to you next event with the Recycled Zing Ring Flyer. It is certain to go home with your target audience, as a continuous reminder of your marketing message.

If you are interested in the Recycled Zing Ring Flyer to promote own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

Eco Water Saver Shower Timer

3 Mar

 

Full color, full face imprint possible.

Full color, full face imprint possible.

You place the Eco Water Save Shower Timer 5-minute shower timer onto the side of the shower with the attached suction mount. The client goes into the shower and turns the hour glass over. When the sand runs out, shower should be over.

The Eco Water Save Shower Timer helps people save water, energy and money, by reminding them to take shorter showers. They are also shatter-resistant, and have a 70% recycled plastic body, so they count as a sustainable item in their own right.

And the pink version can as an ideal for Breast Cancer Awareness, can ship with available “Pink for Your Health” guide for self-exams.

This is a very simple and very smart giveaway for cities working on conservation programs, plumbers, and remodeling companies. Also businesses that work in the water or energy industries.

Certainly a great Earth Day giveaway for all you taking place in Earth Day fairs, seminars and other events this year.

If you are interested in the Eco Water Saver™ Shower Timer to promote own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

 

Oasis Bottle-Inspired Pen

2 Mar
Plunger Action. PET Material. Available With Black Or Blue Ink.

Plunger Action. PET Material. Available With Black Or Blue Ink.

So let’s say a recycling company needs something to give away at a trade-show. They wanted to promote their stance on environmental awareness, while showing something relevant to their industry, i.e. what happened to all those blue water bottles people put in their blue bins each day.

Well, enter the Oasis Bottle-Inspired Pen, made of recycled plastic, the same PET that most of those bottles get turned into, showing a small example of the full circle of recycling. Bingo, this fits their message perfectly. Print with the text, “I used to be a water bottle” or “Same Desk, New Shape” or simply “I’m Recycled”  to cement the message with each give-away.

Aside from the PET body, the Oasis Bottle-Inspired Pen is a conventional click pen with action plunger. it is available with black or blue ink. The casing of the Oasis Bottle-Inspired Pen is a translucent blue, again, in keeping with the look and concept of made from water bottles. The imprint area is 1 ¼” W x ⅜” H.

If you are interested in the Oasis Bottle-Inspired Pen to promote own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

Recycled Letter Padfolio

1 Mar
Soft Brown

Soft Brown

Chameleon Like is doing a lot of very cool, very colorful, very classic designs with recycled material lately.  Take for example their Recycled Letter Padfolio.

The Recycled Letter Padfolio is 9.5″ x 12.5″ and can take a full sized front imprint. It is the classic padfolio design, with a die-cut pen holder, elastic closure, decorative stitching, internal document pocket, and basic business card slot.

The filler is an 8.5″x11″ white lined paper pad made from 100% PCW Recycled Materials. Which makes the Recycled Letter Padfolio refillable with standard letter pads, found at most office supply stores.

The two standouts are that the Recycled Letter Padfolio itself is made out of 100% PCW recycled board. And that the Recycled Letter Padfolio comes in a host of colors; clay, red, black, navy, gray, green, marina blue, and bark brown. The large choice of color makes it an easier match to your marketing mix, and branding vision.

Truly a simple, yet classic padfolio.

If you are interested in the Recycled Essential Journal to promote own business, or to get a sample, email info@proformagreen.com for information and pricing.

And as always, if you really want to do something sustainable, do not buy promotional products. All products are consumption at one level or another. So if you must buy, 1) Buy local (i.e. made in USA), 2) Buy useful, long lasting items, 3) Buy sustainable/recycled/recyclable products if possible.

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