The Tried, Popular, and True Corporate Christmas Gift
Yes, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. And it is the most expensive too. Okay, let us
disregard the expenses and head to the main point: the corporate Christmas gift.
Whether it is for your employee, co-worker, boss, client, business partner, loyal costumer or anyone related
to your business, it seems to be a requirement that you will give him or her a corporate Christmas gift of any
And since gift giving is part of reliving the Christmas spirit, here are some of the popular items that are used
as corporate Christmas gifts for years:
Christmas cards – Many companies give greeting cards during Christmas. This is probably the cheapest way
to tell someone that he or she is appreciated on any contribution he or she has made for the whole year.
Christmas card may not be a typical gift that requires a box and a lace but it is certainly send your message
load and clear, not to mention in beautiful print.
Calendars – Another year is coming and you want your company to be remembered for the whole year to
come. What you should give? A calendar! Most companies give away this especially to their costumers
during the Christmas season. It is cheap, safe, and of course, it possesses company name and logo right at
someone else's home or office for the next 365 days.
Gift certificates for retail – Since it is very difficult and time consuming for you to buy gift to each one on
your list, you may prefer to give them gift certificates instead. This will eliminate the risk committing capital
mistakes in gift giving. This will also free you from stress of shopping and gift wrapping. Gift certificates
for retail are very much appreciated since the recipient will have the freedom to choose the type of gift he or
she wants to receive.
Gift certificates for restaurants – Another option for a corporate Christmas gift would be gift certificates for
restaurants. This is also one of the safest and one of the most appreciated types of corporate Christmas gift
someone will receive since it appeals to everyone of any age.
Promotional items – To bring the company name right at the hands, homes, and offices of people,
promotional items make a popular choice among businesses. Ranging from keychain, office supplies, home
décor, accessories, and apparel, promotional items provide a way to make the company be remembered
without spending too much on advertisement.
Gift basket – Chocolate gift basket, gourmet gift basket, wine gift basket and many others can be a good
way to send your words of thanks to a client or a business partner. Gift basket is a popular choice since the
size of the basket impresses many and the number of items in it makes it more attractive to the recipient.
Flowers – Another all time favorite corporate Christmas gift is a bunch of flowers. Although there are some
rules to follow when giving flowers to someone such as cultural symbols, it is generally the safe choice of
Wine or liquor – Christmas means celebrating and most businessmen use drinking as a way to celebrate.
Thus, wine or liquor could be a good corporate Christmas gift. A particular brand which the recipient loves
to have is more appreciated.