The Spark Blog

Which Trending Color Collection Fits Your Brand? [QUIZ]

Remember mood rings? When we wore them back in the 90s, the color of the ring changed depending on our individual mood – blue for relaxed, yellow for nervous, green for romantic, and so on.  Just as the color of a mood ring can reflect an emotion, so too does your brand color ignite a […]

What You Need to Know About the Product Supply Chain

As we press on into 2021 with higher vaccination rates and, indeed, higher optimism, we continue to see fluctuations in the promotional products industry’s supply chain. These fluctuations are a direct result of recent shifts in supply and demand. This pattern will likely continue into the second and third quarters of 2021. The product supply […]

Staying Sustainable

To augment our ongoing sustainability initiative, we at Boundless recently showcased our full line of eco-conscious products through our incredible suppliers that effortlessly answer the call of the wild, and in strides. From eco-viable, biodegradable items to products manufactured from recycled and renewable materials, we like to highlight how superbly simple it is to make […]

2021 Spring Trend Report

Sunshine, warm weather, blooming flowers—what’s not to love about spring? Especially after the intense winter storm that spread across most of the US, us Austinites couldn’t be happier to change seasons!  From runways and retail to social media and current events, we researched all of this season’s fashion trends and applied them to branded apparel […]

Vibe Check!

In keeping 2020 in the past where it belongs, a new trend that is holding strong in 2021 is Vibe Check. Folks are checking in with themselves now more than ever, and this extends to the corporate world. Lifting employees’ spirits and keeping them engaged promotes a healthy and happy work culture. A fun culture […]

Favorite Staff Picks!

As we embrace the new product trends of 2021 and celebrate Brand Love Week, we decided to ask our employees and our ever-creative Brand Consultants which promotional products they love most! Sock 101 Fuzzy Socks – D’Shene C. My comfort starts from the feet up. Finding that perfect functional item that gives you a sense […]

Let’s Talk Trends: 2021

As an artist and marketer, I’ve learned that nothing ever happens in a vacuum. In a world full of ideas and easy access to lots of visual information in our little black mirrors, we make sense of this “collective consciousness” by finding patterns and sorting them into trends that define our cultural history. Each year, […]

Gifting with Gratitude

It’s the season you look forward to all year long. The time for togetherness, for graciousness, for acknowledgement of your blessings, and for Aunt Gretchen’s famous ambrosia salad (even if you’re not a fan). It’s the season of giving thanks and showing gratitude for those in your life. This holiday is the perfect time to […]

And The Award Goes To…

Hard work and recognition go hand in hand, as they say. And while many annual awards banquets and recognition ceremonies have gone virtual in 2020, new opportunities for delivering recognition to the hard workers in your life are virtually boundless. Put the Fun in Functional If we’ve learned anything this year, it’s that nothing leaves […]

Think Inside the Box

‘Lo and behold, consider the following scenario: While sourcing last minute gift ideas for your brand admirers, employees, and business advocates, you simply cannot choose between the bamboo bento box, the tricked-out hammock, and the waterproof speaker.  Well, why pick? Create a camping-themed Branded Box complete with all three items – one for munching, one […]