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Dos and Don’ts of Corporate Gifting

Corporate gifts are a meaningful way to show your appreciation to clients, strengthen your business partnerships, and build better relationships with clients and employees. Corporate gifts make an otherwise formal relationship more personal and make your company stand out. But while your intentions may be right, it’s always possible that your gift may end up…

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Top Industries That Use Custom Gifts as Promotional Material

Regardless of the industry, marketing plays a crucial role in the growth and success of any company. This is where personalized promotional gifts come in handy. Customized gifts are an effective and affordable way to reach a wide audience and create meaningful connections. As a result, many industries utilize the products to promote their businesses.…

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A Husband’s Guide to Push Presents for Pregnant Wives

When a husband and wife plan to have a baby together, they will both become parents, but the mother is the one who gives birth to the baby. To celebrate the physical and emotional labor, many husbands treat their wives with a push present. A push present is a thoughtful gift that you would give…

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Tips for Impactful Corporate Gifting

Client and employee satisfaction is the top priority of any successful company. If the client and employee are content and engaged, they will remain loyal. Corporate gifting is an effective way of reaching such outcomes and yielding valuable results for your business. Corporate gifting shows your appreciation for a vendor’s, client’s, or employee’s contribution to…

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Benefits of Corporate Gifting

The success of businesses depends on several factors. Customer loyalty, employee productivity, and business relationships with vendors rank highly among these factors. A corporate gift is an excellent way to strengthen the bond between stakeholders. Corporate gifting can also help improve your business’ performance. Understanding corporate gifting helps companies develop strategies that contribute to business…

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Collaboration with Monica from Skybluepink Studio

When I sat down to start planning for Holiday 2021, I knew I wanted to refresh our packaging accessories and stationery. My goal was to infuse a sense of whimsy and wonder with a custom gift hang tags, notecards, tissue paper, and insert cards. Through our regular hang tag vendor (Tiny Tag) I came across…

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Long Haul Flight Essentials

I love traveling, but more importantly, I love flying. Do you know that feeling as the plane speeds down the roadway and then becomes airborne? Love it! What I am not fond of, are airline amenity kits. So here are some products that will make your next long-haul flight a lovely experience.  1. Trouble sleeping?…

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Off to University

Soon, freshmen at universities all across the country will be moving into their dorms – much to the delight, sprinkled with a healthy dose of consternation, of their parents. I curated this collection of products to help get university life off to a good start. 1. Portable Blender The Blendjet 2. University dormitories are small…

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Let’s Talk Corporate Gifting

I’d estimate that 90% of my motivation for starting TGA was rooted in the sarcophagus in my basement that held the myriad water bottles I amassed as the recipient of corporate gifts over the years. I remember a conversation I had with some colleagues. After receiving yet another branded water bottle, someone quipped, “Just give…

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About a Girl Dad

June 20th is Father’s Day so I want to tell you about my dad, a girl dad before there was social media to make it trendy. I like to think I’m a healthy mix of my mum and dad. My eclectic tastes in music and movies 100% my dad. I learned about Jimi Hendrix, John…

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A Little Thank You

It would surprise absolutely no one for me to say that processing all of the watershed moments from 2020 and 2021 (thus far) is a daunting task. This has been a period of reckoning and reconciliation. As a risk-averse adult, I decided to start a new business in the midst of a 100 – year…

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Someone Said Camping?

Lovely weather and the cabin fever of the past 14 months means a return to a lot of the activities, especially outdoor. Here are some essentials for your next outdoor adventure: 1. Hydaway’s collapsible water bottle and tumbler. The collapsible design is a brilliant union of form and function. This portable duo is a must-have.…

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Our Values

Title Welcome gifts are a clever way to kick off the wedding festivities while thanking your guests for their support.Here are 7 things to include.  The Client Experience Our goal is to make gifting with TGA a pleasant and seamless experience. If we’re curating a gift for a personal milestone (for example, a wedding) we…

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A Letter for Mummy

I remember my first day of primary school (elementary school for the Americans). You wore a floral dress that hit right at the calf. Why is that image seared into memory? Maybe it’s because I sobbed and sobbed, holding tightly onto your dress, reluctant to leave you outside the school gates. Eventually, you coaxed me…

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Local Wanderlust Essentials

When I was a kid I would get my allowance and then impetuously spend it on something ridiculous and entirely unnecessary. My mum would say to me, “the money burning a whole in your pocket?” She was rightly pointing out that once I had my allowance I just had to use it.As an adult, I…

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For the Hostess

Lately, I’ve been thinking about the time when it will be safe for us to gather again. To commune and fellowship like we did before. My mind is already conjuring up elaborate, whimsical tablescapes. Maybe an outdoor dinner party where we roast marshmallows for homemade s’mores as a sweet post-dinner treat. All those thoughts about…

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Thank You Educators

Historically, what we pay our teachers in no way represents their value and worth. It is not uncommon to hear about teachers buying supplies with their own money. Teachers have one of the noblest and most important jobs. They are the ones shaping and nurturing the minds of our children who will one day grow…

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Employee Onboarding

Starting a new job often evokes a range of emotions from delight and excitement to nausea inducing anxiety. There’s a hopefulness in a new beginning but also the uncertainty of the unknown. Given the current state of affairs, those anxieties and concerns are likely amplified.Onboarding gifts provide companies the opportunity to assuage some of the…