Farm to table is popular because people are interested in learning more about where their food comes from, and supporting businesses that work with local or regional farms. As this movement continues to grow, there are emerging opportunities for promotional products to benefit this sector of the agriculture industry. (1)
Know Your Food
One of the major tenets of farm to table is taking responsibility to grow and eat your own food. This is the best way to understand exactly what is in the food you and your family are eating. (2) Promotional items that tie into the practice of growing and preparing foods at home are a good fit for agriculture businesses that support the farm to table movement. These items help remind end users of a company that is committed to good quality ingredients time and time again.
#45887 Apron – This practical cooking apron keeps a logo or brand message in the heart of the home. Features an adjustable neck clasp and pocket with 8” x 5” screen print imprint.
#46042 Cool Gear™ Smoothie Tumbler – 20 oz. – Great for taking fresh fruit and veggie smoothies on the go. Includes an extra wide mouth straw, mixing agitator, easy carry handle and color matching grip. The Double wall insulation helps keep drinks at the right temperature longer.
#51018 KOOZIE® Rectangle Food Container – Keep food fresh and secure with KOOZIE® food containers. The lid is equipped with a steam release silicone plug for easy ventilation. Includes a removable rectangle divider, reusable fork, a silicone band and snap closure hinges on lid to help keep contents in place.
#30309 Ultra Clip – A great budget-conscious giveaway item to get a message in customer’s hands. This clip has a powerful magnet and is available in 10 different colors with britePix® imprint.
At the Market
The farmers market is a good resource for seasonal fruits and vegetables at the peak of their freshness. It is also a great place to meet the people who work hard to grow your food. Farmers markets are becoming community events with many including local artisans, wineries, distillers and musicians. (3) Market organizers, growers and vendors who provide useful promotional items will remind patrons of their business and products long after the season is over.
#4242 Agriculture Desk Calendar – This tent mount desk calendar features vibrant images portraying rich and varied agriculture settings. Includes 1-color imprint on both sides of the mount.
#15606 Non-Woven Landscape Tote – A classic tote with plenty of room for your fresh farmers market finds. Features reinforced shoulder-length handles for easy carrying. Mix and match the bag color, handle color and trim color at no additional cost!
#46056 KOOZIE® Wine Bottle Kooler – This KOOZIE® bottle kooler is made of sleek neoprene material to keep one standard bottle of wine chilled and has a carry handle for convenient transport.
#MGBC20 BIC® 20 Mil 4-Color Process Business Card Magnet – Help a business stick in clients’ minds by making your card magnetic! The durable 20 Mil material helps your 4-color process imprint stay vibrant in front of customers.
Local Food Scene
Food in the U.S. travels an average of 1,500 miles to reach the dinner plate. (4) The farm to table movement began with chefs who preferred locally-grown produce to carry their menu’s vision. Today, the American Farm to Table Restaurant Guide includes establishments located in more than 30 states and Washington D.C. (5) These restaurants use imprinted items to promote both the vision behind the farm to table movement, as well as their individual businesses.
#CSECO BIC® Ecolutions® Clic Stic® – The most popular retractable in promotional products made of 65% pre-consumer recycled plastic! Perfect for businesses concerned with environmental impact, and the Mobius loop can be added to the artwork at no additional charge.
#45667 KOOZIE® Coaster – Round – A durable coaster made of our best-selling KOOZIE® material. 3mm thick foam with polyester top and available in unlimited colors!
#46066 Stainless Pint Glass – 16 oz. – A reusable alternative to plastic cups, this stainless steel pin glass is easily stackable and passivated to ensure tap fresh flavor for cold beverages.
#46204 Floridian Mug – 14 oz. – Sip hot beverages in style with this two-tone mug. The color accent on the top half spills into the inside leaving a unique two-tone dipped look on the outside.
The agriculture industry includes more than just produce, dairy and livestock farmers. Equipment manufacturers, horticulture services, and biotechnology companies strive to bring quality food to the masses through their contributions to agriculture. The industry as a whole contributes over $990 billion to the US GDP and employs over 21 million people. (6) Client gifts, employee incentives and promo items that are useful day-to-day are sure to be a hit with this hardworking crowd.
#45036C KOOZIE® Six-Pack Kooler Pattern – A lunch kooler staple, the KOOZIE® six-pack kooler is made of durable watertight construction in trendy camo print. Includes room for a six-pack plus ice.
#45984 bubba® Classic Travel Mug – 20 oz. – Keep beverages hot or cold on the go with this high-performance insulated travel mug. Dual wall insulation with the iconic bubba® stainless steel band, sweat-proof and designed to fit in all cup holders.
#32144 Keyring Dual Charging Cable with USB-C – This convenient keyring can plug directly into a power bank to charge most devices via micro-USB, lighting, UBC-C and USB-A connections. Ideal for employees who work outside the office and also includes a handy bottle opener.
#60713 Titleist® Pro V1® Golf Ball Std Serv – Show client appreciation and remind them of your company every time they hit the course! The Pro V1® provides an exceptional combination of distance, consistent flight, and very soft feel.
Find more products perfect for the Agriculture Vertical Market at bicgraphic.com.