Promotional USB Drives & You

eco friendly flashdrives and promotional usb drives

Any regular conference attendee has one. It might be a drawer, or a random box under the desk, or a bag tucked away. It’s the home of random conference swag, filled with promotional USB drives,cheap sunglasses, stress balls and more. Mixed with the conference agenda or their name badge from the event.  Whether you’re the…

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Designing Versatile Holiday Packaging

holiday packaging

Depending on your outlook, the holiday might inspire a variety of reactions. For some, the seemingly never-ending parade of bows and bakers’ twine, shiny paper and sleigh bells, can weigh heavily. And not in a good way. But holiday packaging doesn’t have to be predictable and cloying.  When we worked with Shelle Design on a…

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Digital Textbooks Transform Learning

digital textbooks

In the United States, college costs a lot of money. In addition to tuition, room and board, the average student spends anywhere from $500 to $1500 annually on textbooks. Used bookstores and online retailers can soften the blow a bit, but publishers need to find ways around the growing used and rental market. Digital textbooks…

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Employee Training Via Flashdrives

custom usb drive for employee training

Figuring out how to best deliver employee training is a job in and of itself. It’s a question with which more and more businesses are grappling. It’s now increasingly common for Human Resources departments to take on new employee onboarding. Training new employees on things like company policies, safe data handling practices, and more is…

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The Quest for the Ultimate USB Drive

Ultimate USB drive

Do you remember your first ultimate USB drive? It’s the USB drive that maybe cost a little more than you wanted to spend. It was the biggest flashdrive on the market at the time. And when you bought it, you thought “There is no way anyone could possibly fill up all 256MB” (this is a…

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Smart USB Drives Offer an Upgrade

Upcycle flash drives, smart usb drives

USB drives are one of the most popular giveaways out there. They’re perpetually useful and allow organizations opportunities to brand (enhanced with custom packaging, of course).  But as the average number of electronics owned by an individual increases, so does the demand for change. That’s where smart USB drives come into the picture.  You’ve heard…

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USB Security for Groups & Individuals

USB security and usb cases

USB drives are one of the handiest ways to share information out there. If Internet access isn’t reliable, or you’re sharing sensitive data that doesn’t belong in the cloud, it’s the way to go. However, like most pieces of technology, flashdrives have been known to be used for nefarious purposes as well. USB security is…

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External Storage Devices

external storage options

Not to date myself, but when I was preparing for my freshman year of college, the textbook and materials for my major included a zip disk. This was 2004, and USB drives were on the cusp of becoming mainstream. But at the time, a 250MB disk was considered a massive amount of external storage. How…

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Using Flash Drives for Training

flash drives for training

As someone who worked for a customized training organization for a few years, I can say with certainty that you never really know what you’re walking into with first-time clients. Particularly when it comes to software training. Sometimes the set-up is great; everyone in the session has the same computer or similar workstation, with the…

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Wedding Photography Flashdrives

wedding photography flashdrives

The most basic tenet of economics is in supply and demand. When demand is high, but supply is low, value increases. When supply is high but demand is low, value decreases. There’s an interesting point, though, when we factor in perceived value. Value is relative, naturally, and when the perceived supply is high, it can…

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