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Business Cards in a Global Market

The ease of technology has made it possible for even the smallest business owners to do business across international borders, and makes it so that dealing with foreign cultures at work is a commonplace thing. Businesses that are savvy about the other cultures they’re dealing with are going to be more successful in a global […]

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The Evolution of Business Cards

Using a little 2” x 3.5” card to share your contact information with others is not a modern idea, although the uses and look of business cards have changed over the centuries. Even with all the changes that have been made with regards to style and technology, business cards still serve the same basic form […]

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The Polo You Know, the Polo You Don’t Know

It’s slimming without being feminine. It’s casual without being inappropriate. It’s stylish but comfortable. It is “the polo.” What we know today as the polo shirt – short sleeves, soft fold over collar, buttoned placket at the throat, and pique knit cotton fabric – started as athletic apparel. It has since become a standard shirt […]

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Choosing a New Advertising Medium

We’ve all seen the popular company handouts: mugs, clocks, pens, lanyards, t-shirts, etc. etc. It gets a little repetitive don’t you think? How do you make your logo items stand out from the crowd? Let’s take a look outside the box and see what kinds of options there are. You’ll be surprised at what you […]

What File Do I Need?

Getting your printing and branded gear done can be very simple, especially if you have the right art file format!  “Wait, there is a right and wrong version of my logo?” Good question…the answer is yes and no.  There are numerous art file formats, each one serving a purpose, but certain file formats are needed to […]

The Psychology of Shape: Sending the Right Message with Your Logo

What do you think of when you see a circle? How about a rectangle? Or a vertical line? You probably say, “I don’t think of anything,” but that isn’t true. Shapes, like colors, spark thoughts and emotions in our subconscious. When they are combined wisely, they create a powerful symbol. In marketing these symbols are […]

Make Even the Average Gift Special

The best gifts have a personal touch. That little extra effort that says this gift is especially for you. One of the best ways to make any gift personal is by monogramming it. Monogramming turns even the mediocre into something special. You can even use it to transform a re-gift. The great thing about monogramming […]

Now Hiring for Promotional Sales and Print Assistant Position

Promotional Products Sales and Print Assistant Elevate Promo is hiring for SALES ASSISTANT.  This is a full-time position. He or she will become a promo and print expert and assist various sales reps in researching and implementing creative branding solutions for Elevate’s customers. We’re a growing company so there will be great opportunities for advancement. 

Elevate Your Brand…do it with print!

ANNOUNCING: Elevate now offers print services to All (even you)!  You asked.  We heard you!  That is why we now offer print services!  We acquired a premier printing company in order to better assist you with all your branding needs.  This makes us your one-stop-shop! What company did you acquire?

Embroidery: Bad, Better, Best!

You might be screaming from the mountain tops “Embroidery is just Embroidery”. I hate to say it, but you are mistaken. We believe that all embroidery is not created equal. We are not scientists but we like lab coats and we wanted to test this theory. So we took one design and went to three […]