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Here at Stupid Tuesday’s Mug Shop we have innovative technologies and print processes to make sure you make the most of your promotional mugs. It’s this innovation that enables you to create a truly bespoke campaign, which your clients will want to keep for longer.
If a customer keeps the mug for longer, this means you’re more likely to see a return on your investment. This underlines the importance of investing in branded merchandise. The results are far more striking than with other conventional forms of advertising.
Endless possibilities with Photo Mugs
PhotoMugs really do stand the test…Read More...
With the help of some recent BPMA research, we’ve been taking a look at how customers make the most of branded merchandise in their marketing campaigns.
The survey took place at Marketing Week Live in 2015. It was completed by attendees of the event, most of whom are regular buyers of merchandise for their respective organisations.
Raising Brand Awareness
The results of the research show that the vast majority (around 7 in 10) of marketers use merchandise to raise brand awareness. As popularity has increased over recent years, many believe it’s how branded merchandise helps make your brand memorable that really…Read More...
Waitrose is to stop using disposable coffee cups in a move the supermarket says will save 52 million cups a year.
Around 2.5 billion coffee cups are thrown away in the UK every year, most of which are not recycled due to their plastic lining
Waitrose aims to remove disposable cups from all its stores by the Autumn of 2018. However, members of its loyalty programme will still be able to enjoy free coffee from self-service machines as long as they use their own reusable cup!
We have a great selection of reusable cups from which to choose, so if you wish…Read More...
People in England will soon have to pay a deposit when they buy drinks bottles and cans in a bid to boost recycling and cut waste.
Designed to increase recycling rates
The deposit will increase prices – but consumers will get the money back if they return the container. The scheme is expected to cover single-use glass and plastic bottles and is designed to encourage the return of used bottles to stores for recycling. It is estimated that bottles can be recycled into new plastic up to 12 times so it’s easy to see how the environment will benefit. UK consumers…Read More...
Plastic bottles: Free water refill points rolled out to cut waste,
Shops, cafes and businesses will offer free water refill points in every major city and town in England by 2021. The move comes amid growing concern about the effect of plastic waste on the environment. Refill stations and public fountains will be able to be found via an app or window signs pointing people in the direction of the nearest one.
Get ready with re-usable, long-life bottles
The best, most environmentally-friendly way to fill up with free water is to have a re-usable long-life bottle, such as those pictured to the…Read More...
Millions of takeaway coffee mugs are thrown away and go to landfill every year. Our range of reusable takeaway mugs can help reduce this waste mountain.
A nation of coffee drinkers
Britain has always been known as a tea drinking nation yet in recent times coffee has increasingly become the beverage of choice. Indeed, it’s a fact that British people drink more than 25,000,000 takeaway coffees every day! Every day that’s 25,000,000 cardboard cups that need to be disposed of.
What a waste!
What happens to this vast number of used takeaway cups? Well, the majority are thrown away and go to landfill;…Read More...
Special prices now available on 300ml, 500ml and 750ml Finger Grip Sports Bottles.
300ml bottles are ideal for schools and children in general
Super useful for schools, our 300ml bottles are now available at new lower prices. You can now buy 100 for £1.22 each, 250 for 99p each and 500 for just 89p each (excluding origination). Great quality and super value!
500ml is the most popular size for sports bottles
The biggest selling bottle is the 500ml size and these too are now available at budget-busting prices. For instance, 100 will cost you £1.39 each, 250 £1.09 each and 500 only 99p…
The Americano range of takeaway mugs has grown!
A reusable solution
The Americano range of mugs is a great answer to the ever-growing mountain of paper takeaway mugs and cups churned out by the relentlessly-spreading coffee house and fast food establishments. Why? Well they can be used indefinitely, so when you next go to your favourite food outlet, take along your Americano and fill it up, aglow with the knowledge that you are contributing to the welfare of the environment.
Such is the popularity of the Americano that it has spawned a a range of styles and sizes to suit a…
We have introduced two new promotional enamel mug variations to our range.
Popularity of enamel mugs growing
Recent times have seen the popularity of enamel mugs grow tremendously. Once seen as a little ‘old fashioned’, enamel mugs have gained a new lease of life and it’s not hard to work out why.
They are perfect for camping, hiking, picnics, BBQs and many more outdoor activities. Virtually unbreakable, the mugs are manufactured from steel and thick enamel for extra durability yet are super lightweight.
Now there are three different types to choose from!
The first enamel mugs we introduced is the largest version. This type…
Reusable water bottles for the environment
Summer’s a great time to invest in reusable sports water bottles, especially with half-price origination!
Bottles of all shapes and sizes
We have a wide range of bottle sizes, so there’s bound to be one to suit your needs. From the dinky 250ml ‘Lunchboxer’, right up to the massive 1 litre ‘TopSport-Aqua’, from the lightest to the most thirsty of drinkers, there’s a bottle for all.
All our bottles are reusable and that means every time they are filled up one less disposable water bottle goes to landfill; superb for the environment.
In addition, the bottles are…