Food and beverages are the most popular gifts for customers or prospective clients, according to the Advertising Specialty Institute’s annual survey. The nice thing about sending food is that it gets consumed, and you can send the same gift year after year. Sure, you could send an umbrella with your logo on it. But, […]
A great corporate gift delights your customers and reinforces your company’s values. A veggie-burger producer most likely isn’t going to send steaks to its customers, and you shouldn’t send a gift that’s at odds with your brand either. Here’s how to ensure you deliver the right message with your next corporate gift. Apply Your Logo Tastefully […]
The timing of a gift can be just as important as what you send. This is as true in corporate gifting as it is personal gifting. Here’s how to time it just right. Make an Impact During the Holiday Season While the prime time for gifting is still several months away, it’s never too early […]
Everyone loves receiving tokens of appreciation. Heartfelt acknowledgements like client gifts can express what words often cannot. However, preserving balance while honoring ethics within relationships can be tricky business. While formalized contracts govern many financial transactions, companies and their representatives can find themselves “winging it” when giving or receiving gifts. Experience has taught us that […]
The only certainty in business is the inevitability of change. As the energy sector monitors the swinging pendulum of supply and demand, boom and bust, they find themselves shifting business models and surveying unfamiliar shores. Experienced industry executives recognize this latest downturn as marking a “transformative period” of reinvention, redirection, innovation and resourcefulness. However, these […]
April is here, and it just so happens to be National Pecan Month! To celebrate, we’ve delved deep into the pecan’s backstory, examining its earliest appearances and observing its steady ascent into American and Southern culture. So pull up a chair, grab a palmful of pralines and dive into the rich history of America’s favorite, […]
National Pecan Month celebrates the value of the pecan, that delicious foundation in so many of our favorite indulgences. Even without their sweet dressings, pecans are a delectable staple able to keep your mind and body active all day long. Packed with power in such a small package, these tree nuts were lauded as “health […]
Cajun, Creole or transplant, Louisianans revere food as a powerful staple that unites family, strengthens friendships and forms new bonds. We serve our best because we understand that life’s most basic necessity is also one of life’s greatest pleasures. Cane River Pecan Company specializes in helping people express their gratitude through personal and corporate gifting, […]
While we think professional holidays deserve full recognition (translation: a full day of recreation or vacation), in reality, they’re usually limited to simple observances. Fortunately, that makes an unexpected thank you from the boss that much sweeter. If you’d like to reward the people who make your business successful, we’re ready to help!
Intangible Assessment? Profitability comes down to assessing the return on investment (ROI) of every business metric, and corporate gift giving is no exception. In fact, as entrepreneurs and corporations alike focus on making less count for more, client gifts – and the anticipated resulting client retention – increasingly undergo piercing scrutiny. While ROI is often […]
Keeping your business ahead of the curve means developing strong relationships — and lots of them. From clients and customers to business partners, vendors, employees and more, your list of vital players is ever growing and increasingly harder to handle. With professional gifting tips and industry insights, Cane River Pecan Company is here to help.