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Stress Relievers: Great For Body, Mind And Business

October 18, 2010 5:56 pm Published by

As we move toward one of the most stressful seasons of the year, the people here at bigpromotions.net are doing all we can to combat the stress in your life (work or home) with our huge selection of promotional stress relievers. They’re bright… they’re squishy… they’re an unexpected (but hardly unappreciated) way to show customers you understand their stress, and want to help.
It’s important to recognize that stress isn’t just in our heads… it’s a built-in physiological response to a threat. When you’re under stress, your body responds — blood vessels constrict, blood pressure and pulse go up, you breathe faster, your blood is flooded with hormones like cortisol and adrenaline. With constant, regular exposure to this state your body begins to break down… physically and mentally.
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Single Use Plastic Bags On Their Way Out

June 8, 2010 11:00 am Published by

Not surprising that California is the first state in the nation to enact legislation banning those landfill clogging, single use plastic bags… affectionately known as urban tumbleweeds. With the passage of AB 1998, shoppers will soon be bringing their own reusable bags to the store (grocery store, drug store, liquor stores, etc.) or have to pay for one. The bill is expected to have an easy time in the state Senate, and Govenor Arnold Schwarzenneger has gone on record promising a signature.
Already environmentalists everywhere are celebrating.
In places like Washington D.C. where a plastic bag tax has been in effect since January 2010, use dropped from 22 million to just 3 million per month after the ban took effect. With results like that, many more cities and states are likely to follow suit and enact similar bans, and in the wake of the public’s simmering anger over the lingering environmental disaster as a result of the BP oil spill, there’s never been a better time for businesses of all sizes to make good on those good-for-the-earth plans.
Enter custom tote bags, or re-useable bags. Already top sellers in the promotional (more…)