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5 Ways Corporations Use Promotional Products

 

Giving a client or prospect a tangible branded item is a great way to get brand exposure. It’s marketing at it’s most basic form; it’s simple, yet effective. Your promo item will be a constant reminder to the recipient to contact you. It also gives them a positive feeling about your business. There are many opportunities to use promotional products in addition to just giveaways to get your brand in prospects hands. The following list gives you five ways that you can use promotional products for a corporate promotion. Read more

We're Hiring

We’re Hiring! Outside Sales Representative

We're Hiring


We’re growing, so we’re hiring! Please apply as directed below or refer a friend if you know someone who has worked
 in an apparel
production facility and could
hit the ground running in our Muskegon location. The Gear Group is looking for an Outside Sales Representative to execute new account development.

Responsibilities

  • Acquire new clients, retain existing business and sell a full line apparel and promotional products to local, regional and national businesses
  • Sales and new business prospecting
  • Order processing and management Read more
we are hiring: graphic designer/project coordinator

We’re Hiring! Screen Printer / Production Team Member

we are hiring: graphic designer/project coordinator

We’re growing, so we’re hiring! Please apply as directed below or refer a friend if you know someone who has worked in an apparel production facility and could hit the ground running in our Muskegon location. 

OVERVIEW: The Gear Group, a promotional products and apparel distributor, is looking for a screen printer/production team member to work in a fun, fast-paced environment and run our automatic screenprinter and direct-to-garment printers for our apparel division, and assist as needed in our production department.

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Gear Up for St. Patricks Day!

 

St. Patricks Day Green T-ShirtSt. Patricks Day Hat

 

At The Gear Group we have tons of products to help you gear up for St. Patricks day. From custom green T shirts to buttons and  party supplies, we are your resource. Want to know what’s popular? Here are our top 10 items for St. Patricks day festivities:

  1. Unisex Green T-Shirts
  2. Etched or printed Glass Mugs
  3. Hat Read more

Hey, we’re on WZZM 13 News!

We opened our new location along Seaway Drive in Muskegon Heights and couldn’t be happier.  This new location increases the visibility and accessibility of our products and services to our clients. We offer promotional products, apparel and marketing and now you can stop into our show room and get a custom quote from one of our reps. We will custom brand any item from our 800,000 products for you. Stop in today to learn more.

Below is the WZZM article.

 

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, MICH. – Muskegon Heights is starting off 2017 with a win when it comes to attracting a new business.

Leaders of The Gear Group selected Muskegon Heights to settle over two other lakeshore communities.

The city of Muskegon Heights is blessed with five-miles of frontage on Seaway Drive.  Traffic counts on that road are some of the highest in Muskegon County.  Several thousand motorists travel on Seaway Drive along Muskegon Heights every day.

“That is prime real estate,” said Jake Eckholm, Muskegon Heights City Manager.   Read more

custom acrylic awards

Custom Acrylic Awards

At The Gear Group, we often rave about our custom acrylic awards and sometimes lose track of the fact that our awards are truly unique. We forget that not everyone can create custom acrylic awards with unique images, shapes, and dimensions all at an affordable cost.

How are our awards different than others?

University of Michigan custom acrylic award

The Blue and Yellow are printed to the back and the icons are printed on the front of the award.

Well, for starters, we can design these awards with unique graphics that can print first and second surface. This means some of the design will be printed on the front of the award and some on the back and show through the clear material. This will enhance the background of the design and will create a dimensional effect that is visually interesting and creative. Read more

we are hiring: graphic designer/project coordinator

We Are Hiring: Graphic Designer/Project Coordinator

We are hiring a graphic designer/project coordinator! Are you organized, creative and driven? We need you! We are looking to fill a position that requires graphic design and project management skills to meet the needs of our expanding office.

OVERVIwe are hiringEW: The Gear Group, a promotional products and apparel distributor, is looking for a project coordinator to assist account managers, set up design files, update online products and storefronts, and implement and process orders.

Responsibilities

  • Enter and process client orders
  • Layout and prep design files
  • Act as a liaison between the client and Account Manager Read more
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Promotional Hats for Businesses

Hats are a popular promotional product for gifts, giveaways, or businesses who use apparel to market and promote their retail brands. From Patagonia and Harley Davidson to your local breweries, hats are a key product that consumers love to buy and wear. According to the 2016 ASI (Advertising Specialty Institute) Impressions study, 42% of U.S. consumers who keep promotional hats do so because they are attractive, second only to outerwear.

When considering how to create the perfect cap design for your brand, it is important that you consider your target audience. What do they like?  What will they buy? What do they already wear? Read more