6 Reasons to Promote with Tote


Custom tote bags are great promotional products for trade shows, corporate events, weddings, or at your shop. From their effectiveness at getting your brand out there, to eco-friendly impact on our planet and various styles, colors to choose from, there has never been a better product to market with custom tote bags. We’ve rounded up 6 reasons why you should promote your brand with totes below:

1. Get Your Brand Noticed

The most fundamental purpose of a promotional product is to promote your brand. So, the first and the most important reason to promote with tote is that custom tote bags are effective marketing tools to get your brand noticed. Compared to imprinting on shirts, jackets, and polo shirts, tote bags have larger space to imprint your brand name, logo, or business on the side of the bag, and people can easily see your logo from a distance. Promotional tote bags will draw attention of people passing by when recipients use your branded tote bags — whether it be at the grocery store, the mall, or when travelling. Utilize the space to your advantage, and make sure your logo is eye catching!
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2. Cost Effective

Cost is one of the major concerns when creating any promotional product. When compared to other marketing tools, promotional branded tote bags are a relatively inexpensive way to spread the word.
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Promotional tote bags are ideal for businesses on tight budgets. Here are three of our sturdy and inexpensive tote bags for screen printing:

  • Q-Tees QTB – Economical Tote Bag – The price points is $1.73 (from the tier pricing of 1-11 pieces). It’s made with 6.0 oz., 100% cotton. The size is 15w” x 16h”. There are 24 colors to choose from.
  • OAD 105 – Promotional Contrast Handles Tote – The price points is $2.01 (from the tier pricing of 1-11 pieces). It’s made with 6.0 oz., 100% cotton canvas. The size is 15w” x 16h”. There are 5 colors to choose from.
  • Port Authority B156 – Polypropylene Tote – The price points is $1.58 (from the tier pricing of 1-11 pieces). It’s made with 100 gram, 100% polypropylene. The size is 15h” x 16w”. There are 5 colors to choose from.

3. Great Freebie Ideas

Since they’re cost effective, custom totes are also great freebies for contests or events. People are more likely to remember your brand when you provide free things. So our inexpensive custom tote bags are great for getting your brand out there.
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4. Can Be Used By Anyone

Tote bags aren’t gender or age specific, which means giving out promotional tote bags during your next event won’t require you to cater to a specific demographic.
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5. Eco-Friendly

Reusable tote bags made of recycled or sustainable material encourage environmentally friendly values. These eco-friendly bags are great promotional products to show your customers that your company is serious about helping the planet.
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Here are three of our best eco-friendly totes for adding your company logo:

  • econscious EC8056 – 7 oz. Organic Cotton Eco Promo Tote – Made of 100% certified organic cotton, this tote bag is eco-friendly and great for everyday wear.
  • LEEDS 7901-06 – Recycled Cotton Convention Tote – This recycled tote bag is a truly unique way to show off your brand in a eco-friendly way. The material contains recycled cotton collected from garment cutting waste blended with recycled polyester to produce a strong reusable bag that will surely turn heads.
  • Gemline 1765 – Laminated 100% Recycled Shopper – Made from three recycled plastic bottles, this reusable shopping bag is perfect for all your grocery essentials and is laminated to provide maximum durability. It features large main compartment and generous gusset for maximum capacity, and 23.5″ shoulder straps.

6. Tons Of Styles To Choose From

The last but not the least, tote bag comes in various styles to choose from that you are certain to find the perfect promotional product to match your marketing goals. Below are some popular styles from NYFifth.com:

Zippered Tote Bag

Zippered tote bag offers quality and storage. It features large capacity main compartment with zippered closure to store all your essentials and keep them safe. These custom zippered totes are great for business events.

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Best zippered tote bags for screen printing (from left to right):

  • Gemline GL1610 – Muse Convention Tote – Classic design and bright colors make this tote a standout. It can store all your essentials and keep them safe thanks to its large capacity main compartment with zippered closure. This custom convention tote is great for business events. There are 5 colors to choose from.
  • LEEDS 2301-24 – Geometric Zippered Business Tote – Features a graphic chevron design, zippered main compartment, two side pockets, reinforced handles, and 11″ handle drop height, this business tote is great for business event.
  • Q-Tees Q611 – 24.5L Canvas Zippered Tote – Made of 12.0 oz., 100% heavy canvas, features large main compartment with zippered closure and inside zippered pouch pocket, this zippered tote is durable to hold all your essentials. Comes in 10 colors, these custom zippered tote bags are perfect promotional items for your next events.

Grocery Bag

Perfect alternative to plastic bags, grocery bags are great for shopping or storing groceries. They are awesome promotional products or freebies for promoting your brand.

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Best custom grocery bags (from left to right):

Canvas Tote Bag

Canvas tote bag makes excellent promotional product for any company. Boat totes are made with canvas fabric for a long lasting wear. Custom canvas tote bags are great for adding your company logo and can be used during any event or trade show.

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Best canvas tote bags for imprinting (from left to right):

Branded Tote

With premium quality and exquisite design, branded tote bags with your company logo imprinted on are great gifts for your clients or staffs.

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Best custom branded totes (from left to right):

  • Field & Co. 7950-20 – 16 oz. Cotton Canvas Commuter Tote – Stylish and practical, this tote bag is great for work or everyday carry. It features an open main compartment with patterned lining, and front pocket with snap closure. There are 5 colors to choose from.
  • Cutter & Buck 9840-04 – Legacy Cotton Canvas Boat Tote – This Cutter & Buck boat tote is great for travel or even the beach. It’s made of rugged cotton canvas and lined with Cutter & Buck sleek, striped signature lining, and open main compartment features a leather flap with turnlock closure.
  • Heritage Supply 1529 – Highline Computer Tote – The Heritage Supply tote is perfect for all seasons and activities. It features zippered main compartment with padded technology sleeve (fits up to a 15″ laptop), durable construction with water-resistant coated zippers, interior pockets for organization. Zippered front pocket provides extra storage for accessories.

Looking for custom tote bag decorators? We can be your tote bag decorators as we provide imprinting services such as logo embroidery and screen printing! We strive for customer satisfaction, as well as offer bulk discounts and fast turn around. For a free quote, talk to a friendly customer representative today at (877) 695-9722 or email us your inquiry at support@nyfifth-inc.com.