For Earth Day 2021, Think Outside (the Box)

Every year on April 22nd, we honor Mother Earth with celebrations and events across the world. Taking time to inspire awareness and appreciation for the environment often includes promotional products that encourage re-usability, are made from renewable resources, produced with safe processes, etc. With an ever-increasing interest in sustainability within the promo industry, Earth Day … Continue reading For Earth Day 2021, Think Outside (the Box)

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Why Clients Love Eco-Friendly Brands

Younger consumers are spending more overall than previous generations  and emerging patterns show they favor sustainable brands. According to Nielsen's 2015 Global Corporate Sustainability Report, 66% of consumers say they will spend more on a product if it came from a sustainable brand, and when it comes to Millennials that number can be has high … Continue reading Why Clients Love Eco-Friendly Brands

Norwood & BIC Graphic North America Celebrate Green Day at Tampa Facilities

BIC APP’s ongoing commitment to sustainable manufacturing was further demonstrated on November 3, 2010 when the Norwood & BIC Graphic facilities in Tampa celebrated their own Green Day. In addition to sharing the facilities’ initiatives to lessen its impact on the environment, employees received a preview of eco-friendly products in the 2011 Norwood and BIC … Continue reading Norwood & BIC Graphic North America Celebrate Green Day at Tampa Facilities

Bamboo – sustainable, beautiful and unique recognition and gift ideas

We love bamboo - and have introduced several more unique items as part of our goingreen(R) collection.  Bamboo is a more sustainable alternative to traditional hardwoods and is extremely durable.  Here are a few interesting facts about bamboo and what makes it sustainable... Bamboo is the fastest growing plant on the planet (technically it is in … Continue reading Bamboo – sustainable, beautiful and unique recognition and gift ideas

What Does “Green” Mean? A quick summary of what qualifies a promotional product as eco-friendly.

Norwood offers over 100 items in our goingreen(R) collection.  We've got everything from biodegradable water bottles to elegant awards made of renewable Bamboo.  But what does "green" really mean?  Norwood's definition of green is that a product promotes a benefit to the environment.  It can either help you live green OR it is made of … Continue reading What Does “Green” Mean? A quick summary of what qualifies a promotional product as eco-friendly.