Memorial Day weekend marked the unofficial start of summer. In addition to weekend vacations and pool parties, historically about 56% of Americans celebrate Memorial Day with a barbecue — likely their first of many barbecues for the season. No barbecue would be complete without a high-quality grill. For that reason, we’ve chosen Big Green Egg as our June Brand of the Month.Read More
The ongoing personal care trend that emerged during the pandemic has not lost any momentum. In fact, it’s one of the factors driving the fragrance market in 2022. Expert analysts say that the “Fragrance Market” size is expected to grow from $45 billion (its size in 2020), to $52.4 billion by 2025. This includes items in both the body and home fragrance categories. Perhaps this growth is due to the therapeutic and healing power scents possess. Not only can a scent evoke emotion, but the right scent can also be effective in calming the mind and elevating mood.Read More
Picnicking made a comeback in 2021. Ongoing restrictions, social distancing guidelines, a newfound appreciation of the outdoors and a longing for social interactions, left people everywhere in search of new and creative ways to hang out with their loved ones. Suddenly, outdoor picnics were having a moment. As we emerge from the pandemic (for now at least), it’s likely the picnic trend will continue, as consumers everywhere have grown accustomed to life outdoors. Just in time for the Spring weather, we bring you our April Brand of the Month, Picnic at Ascot.Read More
With Omicron cases quickly declining, government restrictions easing, and COVID fatigue mounting, travel experts are anticipating a big rebound this Spring/Summer. According to a recent article from the New York Times, Travel agents and operators have reported a significant increase in bookings in recent weeks for the upcoming spring and summer seasons.Read More
This Valentine’s Day, Fall in Love with the Romance and Lure of our February Brand of the Month, Venus et Fleur
For some, Valentine’s Day brings the promise of chocolates, hearts, and jewelry…but nothing really screams Valentine’s Day like roses. And NO ONE does roses like our February Brand of the Month, Venus et Fleur. Read on to learn more. We promise you’ll fall in love.
Whether staying close to home or heading to holiday parties, Swarovski is here to ignite your holiday spirit. Crystals reflect the magic of the season, a moment to give the gift of wonder. Which is why it is clear to us that Swarovski is the perfect brand to serve as our December Brand of the Month.
Distinctly cute. Always stylish. From handbags to wallets, keychains to tumblers, jewelry to picture frames and flatware to fine china, Kate Spade offers us so many adorable, functional, high-quality items to be grateful for! So, we felt it was appropriate to honor the brand at a time when we are all giving thanks for so many things. For that reason, we have selected Kate Spade as our November Brand of the month. Read More
Our October Brand of the Month, Venus Et Fleur Will Leave a Lasting Impression with Everyone on Corporate Gift Lists This Year
You sent them candy last year.
In 2019 it was a gift basket.
The year before, you sent everyone fruit cake.
In search of a unique idea for a corporate gift this year? Check out our Brand of the Month, Venus Et Fleur.
With kids heading back to school, Broadway shows resuming in NYC and the NFL welcoming fans back to stadiums, September is a month chock-full of milestones. Since our longtime partner, MCM, recently celebrated their very own milestone – a 45th anniversary, we thought it would be the perfect choice for our September Brand of the Month!
Um, does anyone else feel like this summer is flying by? Hard to believe it’s already August! That means, it is almost time for the kids to head back to school! While some parents may be rejoicing (sorry kids), others might be anticipating the hefty expenses that come with the new school year, such as new clothes, school supplies and a new backpack!