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The Inspiration Behind our 2020 Trends

As an artist and designer, I learned early on that there are thousands of different references that contribute to a final product; creativity is never a solo venture. In a loud world full of ideas and visual inspiration, multiple sources contribute to influential patterns that communicate global values and cultural significance of the time; one […]

Our 5 Favorite Products from the PPAI Expo

As most of you know, Boundless went to the PPAI Expo in Vegas two weeks ago. We learned all about the current trends and saw every new product on the block. After difficult elimination, we have solidified our top 5 favorite products. These products and collections are trendy, fun and most importantly, they get us […]

How RFID Technology Can Benefit Your Brand

What if I told you there was a technology that allowed you to check inventory in minutes, connect with your audience, and manage the attendance of your events? It might sound too useful to be true, but RFID technology is taking off and has finally broken its path into promos! So, what is RFID?   […]

Debunking 3 Common Customization Myths

Show of hands, who out there owns a polo with a left chest embroidery imprint?  What about a a pen with a phone number on it?  When something becomes extremely commonplace our brains often stop registering it, which means if your imprint methods are unoriginal your customers may not even notice your logo.  It’s important […]

All of your NFC Technology Questions Answered!

Have you heard of Near-Field Communication (NFC)?  If you haven’t, you can expect to hear more about this buzzworthy tech soon!  The NFC market is set to expand to $23 billion by 2023, and the applications for this technology are nearly endless.  NFC is the technology feature in your smartphone that allows you to tap [...]
2019 tech trends

Tech Trends to Watch in 2019

Technology is constantly changing and updating which makes keeping track of what's new in the tech world a daunting task.  Conventions like the Consumer Technology Association (CES) show are super valuable for those of us trying to stay in the know as it is the world's gathering place for everyone who is interested in the [...]
PPAI

Product Marketing Trends To Know in 2019

We’re back from the Promotional Products International Association’s (PPAI) Expo, our industry's largest trade show and product showcase. Every year PPAI hosts over 1,300 exhibiting suppliers and 11,000 distributors from around the world to connect and experience new product together. We’re excited to share our top marketing takeaways and to let you in on new and trending branded [...]
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Bold and Boundless: 2018 Year in Review

Before 2018 fades away in the rear view mirror I wanted to take a moment to look back, both to see how far we’ve come, but also to see where we are going in 2019. This year saw continued strong growth for Boundless, and we concluded our 15th consecutive growth year.  That means that since [...]

Top 3 Takeaways from ProcureCon Marketing 2018

For the last three years, Boundless has attended ProcureCon Marketing, an event that gathers marketing procurement professionals from across the nation over a three day period that is full of educational sessions, panel discussions from F100 companies, and networking. This year’s event was in sunny San Diego, California and as usual, we left the event [...]
product responsibility

4 Key Takeaways from the 2018 Product Responsibility Summit

Product Responsibility seems easy.  Right?  Just do the right thing and everyone will end up with safe, high-quality, responsibly-made products.  It’s like riding a bike - keep pedaling and you’ll eventually get where you need to go. … Except now picture that your bike’s front tire is flat. … And the handlebars are loose. … [...]