The newest and best promotional products

The promotional industry’s newest and best promotional products were recognised in the Merchandise World Promotional Product Awards held at Silverstone this month.

This year’s Merchandise World featured 172 trade exclusive suppliers showcaseing their new ranges for 2018. The show was busy from start to finish with over 1,000 promotional product distributors attending this 2 day event.

The 2018 winning products were:

Technology Product of the Year Metal TrueWirless Earbuds with Power Bank Case. The perfect two in one tech combination. Lightweight and compact TrueWireless Bluetooth® Earbuds with a Aluminium Power Bank case.

Best Design Award – The ColourFill Enamel Mug; designs are etched into the body of the mug and have a pantone matched outer coating from just 120 pieces.
Desk Product of the Year -The Halo mug; a Pantone® matched rim applied to any of the suppliers range of mug styles, won best Desk Product.

Executive Product of the Year – The personalised Moleskine Notebook is a brand that represents style, creativity and quality.

Edible Product of the Year – Personalised Tubs of Ice CreamRossi Ice Cream from a well known brand.


Novelty Product of the Year – Spin-It Widget Bluetooth® Speaker. The Spin-It Widget™ Bluetooth® Speaker is the perfect product for stress relief or boredom when your hands need to fidget.


Pocket Product of the Year – LAMY pico neon Special Edition Ballpoint pen, Small, neat and handy the LAMY pico pocket pen shows under pressure what it is made of: An innovative writing instrument which is so cool that it puts every conventional ballpoint pen in the shade.


Eco Product of the Year –The Vent Scent is a fantastic in car air freshener with a sleek design that fits into your car air vent. It slowly releases a clean, fresh scent

Promotional Pen of the Year – Senator Liberty Plastic Ballpen with Metal Clip & Metallised Nose Cone with Xtreme Branding won the Platinum Award for the Promotional Pen category. The industry favoured full 360° wrap, printed by their U.K in-house skilled specialist printers is perfect for brands looking for impeccable print quality that is guaranteed to last the lifetime of their pens.

Promotional Bag of the Year -Patented Bobby compact anti-theft backpack won the Platinum award in the Promotional Bag of the Year category and the Bobby Bizz anti-theft backpack & briefcase secured the Gold in the Most Innovative of the Year category. These new products strengthen the growing range of the highly popular Bobby backpacks with more designs planned to follow in the future.

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Having worked in Promotional Merchandise for the last 25 years I have been exposed to all aspects of the industry. Starting out as an account manager working with some of the worlds leading brands, I have learnt to understand the needs of a client, manufacturing processes, and what it takes to deliver a successful promotional campaign that is on brand, on time and within a given budget.