California Natives

Born in San Diego, California in 1989, Custom Logos has been helping our clients create memorable customer experiences, connecting people with their brands ever since. Since our humble beginnings as a small screenprint shop serving San Diego, we’ve expanded our reach over the years and now our clients rely on us across the nation and around the globe. Our quiver is packed with hundreds of thousands of products both semi and fully custom, including in-house screenprinting and embroidery, printed collateral and e-store and fulfillment services. We bring the products and know how that makes your brand stick out in a sea of “seen it before”. From hip retro snapback hats to innovative office gear, your branding can grace the surface of just about anything and we are here to help you get it just right.

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Breakaway From Heart Disease

Breakaway from Heart Disease™ is a national campaign powered by Amgen to help change the course of heart disease in the United States. Amgen believes we should all understand our risk of heart disease and be empowered to take steps to improve our heart health through being active and eating right. Breakaway from Heart Disease™ has partnered with Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana, the American Heart Association (AHA) and Schwinn® Bicycles to empower Americans to take charge of their heart health by getting active and eating healthy starting today. By supplying the bottles above, Custom Logos is proud to have played a small part in this worthwhile cause.

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The Value of Promotional Products

As a major supplier of promotional products we hear feedback from our customers daily as to the success of utilizing promotional products to build their brand. And according to a recent study by the Advertising Specialty Institute, the following are some facts to consider when contemplating purchasing promotional products.

• 90% of an audience consisting of the average American consumer reported currently owning or possessing a promotional product that they received in the last 24 months.

• 89% of consumers could recall the advertiser on a promotional product they had received in the past 24 months.

• 52% of respondents did business with the advertiser after receiving the promotional product.

• 52% of participants reported their impression was more favorable after receiving a promotional product.

• 84% of respondents remembered the advertisers of the promotional products they’ve received.

• 54% of advertising specialty respondents recalled owning writing instruments…the most memorable advertising specialty item.

• 81% of promotional products were kept because they were considered useful.

A single writing instrument is used on average 18.2 times per month, making it the most frequently used promotional product category.

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Making People Feel Welcome

As we all know first impressions mean a lot and along those lines we are often asked to create welcome kits for new employees. The kits can be designed to fit any budget and the response is always positive. After all, who doesn’t like to get a gift? So give your new hires something special to welcome them to the company. Call us today and one of our merchandising experts will help you find the perfect mix of SWAG to welcome your new staff.

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Summer at East Oakland Youth Development Center

Since 1978 EOYDC has worked with underserved youth so that they are prepared for employment, higher education and leadership opportunities. They offer programs and classes from cooking and computers to sports and beyond. Many of the participants, particularly in the summer camp pictured above, are latch key kids in families where often both parents work so the kids are basically on their own. Some more famous alumni include NBA stars Gary Payton and Jason Kidd. Cathy Leong in our Alameda office has worked with the organization since 1991 and along with her husband Kevin will be attending their upcoming 40th anniversary gala in September. Thanks to EOYDC for all the years of good work they do!

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