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Local companies turn to LaserPoint Awards for unique engraving work

Want happy employees? Tell them they’re doing a great job. One of the best ways to help employees feel fulfilled in their jobs is to recognize the amazing work they do. Want happy customers? Surprise them by going above and beyond what they expect, treating them with personalized products they can’t get anywhere else. A great many companies in Whatcom…read more →

This summer, choose promo items that people will use and enjoy

The best promotional products are the ones that people actually want and use. They’re the ones that people will line up at trade shows for just to get their hands on. In fact, one study from Promotional Products Association International listed usefulness as the top reason people keep promotional products — and this is true no matter how prominently displayed…read more →

Liven up your brand with screen-printed apparel

Sharp? That’s one way to put it. Classy and professional would be other good descriptions. Lately, LaserPoint Awards & Promotional Solutions has produced quite a few screen-printed apparel items for Whatcom and Skagit County businesses, and the result has been an increase in the number snazzy-looking employees in town. Just look at these two recent examples: The folks at SPIE, an…read more →

Randy Cross is Whatcom County’s laser engraving expert

Not too long ago, a man walked into the LaserPoint Awards & Promotional Solutions shop on Kelly Road and spilled a handful of kukui nuts onto Randy Cross’s desk. The round nuts, about 2 inches in diameter, are often strung together in Hawai’i for use as candles (their high oil content means they burn well) and leis. Randy could already…read more →

New from the trade show circuit: The latest and greatest promo items

LaserPoint Awards and Promotional Solutions has just returned from the largest trade show in the promotional industry, and wow, did we see a lot of great new products and ideas! We’ve put together a list of some of the hottest items this year for you to check out. As always, contact us to learn more about any of these small…read more →

Promotional products for event swag bags

Health and fitness. Especially toward the end of one year and at the beginning of the next, getting and staying healthy is on many people’s minds. Year after year, the top New Year’s resolutions seem to be some variation of “stay fit and healthy” or “lose weight.” Hollywood celebrities, believe it or not, feel the constant need to get and…read more →

The value of recognition awards

When it comes to business success, employee recognition is critical. Studies have shown that 80 percent of employees who have been recognized in the past month feel fulfilled in their work, according to a recent article in Inc. Magazine. Conversely, only 42 percent who haven’t been recognized in two years feel fulfilled. Recognition helps foster employee loyalty, according to that…read more →

Top 6 promo items your business can give during the holidays

Silver bells, silver bells… Believe it or not, Christmas is just over two months away. And that means Whatcom County businesses that share gifts during the holiday season had better start planning soon. Whether you’re looking to purchase customer relations gifts for your best clients, customized employee gifts or special treats for vendors and volunteers, there’s no easier way to…read more →