Business travel can be tough. Just ask anyone who’s lived out of a suitcase, stood in line for hours at a busy airport or eaten dinner alone after a day of never-ending client meetings.
If the recipients on your gift list spend a lot of time traveling, we’ve got some can’t-miss ideas that will make life a little easier. These are practical, stylish gifts that your audience would be thrilled to receive. And best of all, they make the road less traveled a little less bumpy.
Cords are so yesterday, so keep yourself tangle-free in busy airports and on long flights with wireless technology. Wireless headphones, already gaining in popularity, quickly became the go-to choice when Apple released the iPhone 7 without a traditional 3.5mm headphone jack. If the biggest tech company in the world thinks that the future is wireless, we’re paying attention.
Lightweight jackets are a must when traveling to different climates. Space and comfort are at a premium when you’re on the road or trying to fit everything you need into your luggage.
Our Pick: Silverton Packable Insulated Jacket
RFID is a BIG buzzword these days since the technology helps protect against identity theft. These items are typically made from a material that interferes with radio waves, making a credit card’s RFID chip difficult to read by someone trying to “skim” sensitive information from the card or passport.
Our Pick Modena Slim RFID Passport Wallet
Stay versatile with Ultra Comfort Knits in washable wool blends. There’s only so much you can pack when you’re living out of a suitcase. Whether you’re dressing business, casual or somewhere in between, these are pieces you can pair with a polo and dress pants for work during the day, or throw them over a T-shirt and wear them with your favorite jeans at night.
Space-saving compression bags and packing cubes are great tools to help you travel light and stay organized. Packing efficiently means you won’t have to leave any essentials at home, and also makes unpacking a breeze.
Ultimately, the goal is to choose a gift that people are going to notice – something that establishes or reinforces a brand and is useful for the recipient. You want to provide a giveaway that becomes an essential part of your customer’s lives, so why not give the gift of better business travel.