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Health and Wellbeing: Relax, Refresh and Recharge.

Health and wellbeing is as much about the mind as it is about the body. Both go hand-in-hand. A healthy body creates a healthy mind and vice versa.


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Bambook

The Bambook is a notebook like no other. It's pages are made out of whiteboard material, making every page reusable. This product is a great alternative to…


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5 factors which make a marketing agency great

Let's face it, there's thousands of marketing agencies out there all doing the same thing. So what makes a good marketing agency? In this article we delve into…


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Vegan Bags

As the world begins to turn away from wasteful production in favour of more Eco-friendly way of living, the attitudes towards food, products and entertainment…


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Meet The Team – Jess

This week we are introducing, Jess. Jess joined the business in 2019. She is the Marketing Accounts Executive here at thesourcer.com.


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Meet The Team – Jasmin

This week we are introducing, Jasmin. Jasmin joined the business in 2019. She is the Marketing Manager here at thesourcer.com.


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Meet The Team – Jessie

This week we are introducing, Jessie. Jessie joined the  business in 2014. She is the Account Director here at thesourcer.com.


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Meet The Team – Paul

We start by introducing, Paul. 'Like father, Like Son' Paul joined the family business in 2003. He is now the Managing Director here at thesourcer.com.


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Thesourcer Turns 20!

New millennium and a new start up, in August 2000 Steve turned the back room of his house into an office to set up the Thesourcer.


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Countdown to Christmas with Branded Advent Calendars!

Be ADVENT-urous this festive season by branding Advent calendars to showcase your business. (Yes, we really are talking about Christmas this early!)


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The Versatoob!

As of 24th July, face coverings will be mandatory to wear in shops and supermarkets, so keep your Customers stylishly safe with the Versatoob.


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Custom POS, Packaging and Logistics

Here at Thesourcer we do much more than just find the best merchandise to support your brand. We have great experience with a range of services, like custom…


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Antimicrobial Office Items

Germs can spread quickly in busy office environment. We have some great products that have a protective antimicrobial coating.


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Antimicrobial Tumbler

The current situation in the UK is still causing concerns and has started to encourage a more hygienic way of life.


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Slide into Summer!

Everyone’s favourite season of the year is here. It's finally summer! We have put together a few ideas to inspire and captivate your Customers to your brand…


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Antibacterial Pens

We have a great new range of antibacterial pens. Using the natural antimicrobial properties of silver ions, this innovative pen is a great addition to any…


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40 years of Rubik’s

Old time classic, the Rubik’s Cube, a statement piece in many peoples childhood toy box is turning 40 years old.


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Face Masks, Cleaning Products and Thermometers

In the current epidemic, it is important that the government guidelines are followed. To find out more about the UK government guidelines on Coronavirus visit…


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We Have Moved

After many months of planning, we have finally moved into our new modern spacious office. As we say goodbye to Rowan House we aren’t moving too far away with…


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5 Tips for Working From Home

Finding it difficult working from home? Well this blog gives a little insight into 5 things to consider when working from home as discovered by our current…


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The Bag for Life

When choosing the right fabric for a custom Bag For Life, there are things to consider: Brand Values, Function, Purpose of the promotional bag, Sustainability,…


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The Ecoffee Cup

Brew yourself a hot drink with this Ecoffee Cup! Over 100 billion single-use cups go to landfill each year, so why not brand an alternative!


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Nature Plus Pen

The Nature Plus Pen has been quite a popular product of 2019. Due to its stylish and smart appearance but also because this pen is kinder on the environment.


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The Mighty Mug

Never want to spill a mug of coffee (or tea) again? Well then, this unspillable mug is the perfect one to brand!


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Jog Through January

Now all the mince pies have been eaten, all the presents have been opened and all the cheers have been celebrated, have you thought about your New Year’s…


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The Rubik’s Cube

Be a bit retro and brand a Rubik's Cube. Not only are they recognisable but they have a large printing area with all 6 sides allowing a full colour design.


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Flow Ring

We branded some of these Flow Rings! And they are definitely a favourite in the office. This retro fidget/stress reliever is a unique product and one to get…


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Eco Baubles

Be festive and also kinder to the environment with these Eco baubles. These Eco Baubles are great for showing off your brand.


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12 Days of Christmas Tech

Technology within smart phone devices is changing and so are the accessories. Wireless charging has subsequently grown in popularity this year and so products…


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Collapsible Cup

This reusable cup has many handy and unique features. It not only reduces your need to use disposable cups but it is also collapsible.


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Chocolate Sprouts

One great feature about this product is the packing is completely plastic free. These chocolate sprouts come packaged in a clear transparent film that is made…


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Thermal Bottles

These thermal bottles are a great, high quality and on-trend product that can be branded with your company logo. Useful, reusable and kinder on the environment…


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Go Plastic Free: The Results

This year we decided to run a Going Plastic Free promotion. For Eco-friendly items ordered by the 31st October 2019 we would donate 2% of the total order value…


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Christmas Promo Ideas 2019: Ideas to Inspire

Christmas is a huge holiday for many consumers. The hype of the festive season is the perfect time to brand festive products with your company logo.


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Go Plastic Free With Help From Our New Promotion!

Going plastic free is the initiative that many companies have started adopting as we are now becoming more aware of the damaging effects plastic has on the…


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An Eco-friendly Blog: Plastic Alternatives

Eco-friendly Definition. Eco-friendly means: to have little or no damaging effect on the environment. Why Choose Eco-friendly Products?


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Autumn Essentials 2019

Autumn will soon arrive and so now is the best time to start thinking about branding for the season! Seasonal branding is a great way to keep your customers…


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Fresh (er’s) This Season

Fresher’s season is coming around quickly! Over 2 million students will be entering higher education institutes in the UK this coming academic year.


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Like a wise man once said – “Summer summer summertime, time to sit back and unwind”

A great way to endear your customers to your brand is to give them fun summer related merchandise.


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“Come with me, and you’ll be, in a world of pure imagination”

Do you have a sweet tooth? Confectionery itself is a huge industry with us brits being big lovers of a sweet treat.


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Blogging is the business.

Blogging has grown in popularity since the 90's. Blogging first began as a way for people to express their personal opinions and share them with others online.…


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Loyalty Insight – Advocate Marketing

Loyalty schemes have been a solid marketing technique since (some say) as early as the 1700’s. Classically they work by collecting stamps or tokens to exchange…


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The Star Retailer Loyalty Scheme

Using our extensive market experience, we devised the Category led and market leading Star Retailer scheme.


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2019 Top Trends and Ideas

We’re buzzing for all the new great merchandise available for this year! Take a look our our top 2019 trends and ideas


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Printing Processes

In the last decade printing has come a long way. Here at Thesourcer we keep our eye out for the latest techniques to make sure we are offering the latest and…


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Our Top Yuletide Bangers

Whether you're raiding the leftover Celebrations or heading out to the office Christmas Party you'll need our definitive list of the top 5 biggest Yuletide…


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In the (St) Nick of Time- Branded Christmas Gifts

It’s nearly that magical time of year again, you are contemplating when it’s socially acceptable to start eating Mince Pies and you begin to believe (once…


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What do I get my best customers for Christmas?

You want to get something desirable, while not blowing the Christmas Party budget, so here are our favourite festive business gifts


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Part 2- How Do You Rate Your Website?

Your website cheat sheet, take a look at tried and proven tips to help make your website successful


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Part 1- How Do You Rate Your Website?

With the ever moving developments in technology keeping your website modern, effective and up to date is an ongoing challenge.


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Plastic, the Environment and How Our Products Fit

What's sterile, strong, and everywhere around us? Plastic. However, there has been calls for banning of some plastics products, and to reuse and reduce…


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Eco Product Feature

The Senator Nature Plus. Manufactured from bio-degradable material and has the best carbon footprint of any European Eco pen.


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Bring Your Own Plastic-The Results

Thanks to everyone who engaged with our BYO - Bring your Own Plastic promotion this year. We had a great response and are pleased to round the money up that we…


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The Countdown is On For Branded Advent Calendars

Seems hard to think about Christmas at the moment. The cold days, the mental shoppers, mulled wine and the never ending wrapping. However if you want to run a…


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The Classic Branded Pen

When it comes to promotional merchandise, finding an item that a customer will keep, that’s useful and looks great with you branding is always the challenge.…


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BYO – Bring Your Own Plastic

Whether you want to try and completely give up plastic for July or not, this is a great time to think about the little ways we can all cut down on waste, and a…


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Love Island Inspired Promotional Items

Love Island is back on our screens once again and who are we not to jump on the villa vibe bandwagon?! Yes we are all loosing six hours of our week, not…


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GDPR Ready

It’s here! GDPR is now actionable by law and businesses across the UK have spent the last few months/years getting their processes finalised to ensure…


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Common Printing Terms

The print industry is full of confusing jargon, so we’ve put together a cheat sheet of key terms that you may hear when you next place an order with us.


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Ace Your Summer Tennis Promotions!

We have a great selection of products to match your brand and make sure it causes a racket!


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Chocolate, Sweets and Healthy Treats!

Everybody loves a sweet treat! Promotional Confectionery is a great marketing tool to set yourself apart from other companies.


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Litho vs Digital Print – Everything you need to know!

Technological advancements in the printing industry mean there are now many printing options to fit your brief. Our blog helps to explain the difference…


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Buy Merchandise With Confidence

Trust Thesourcer to deliver on our promises. We are long standing members of the British Promotional Merchandise Association, as part of our dedication to…


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Our Top Branded Conference Items

With your first conference or trade show of 2018 fast approaching, you need to work out what promotional products will work for your brand this year! Research…


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Biodegradable Plastic – Myth or Reality?

If you are looking for plastic glasses that biodegrade like apple cores, then look no further. You may see plastic glasses advertised as 'biodegradable' but…


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Why Loyalty?

The Sourcer have been working on business to business loyalty schemes for the last decade. Much has changed in the promotional marketing environment in the…


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Pad Printing

Pad printing is a technical term for one of the most popular ways of customising promotional products. It essentially involves taking a big rubber stamp and…


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Our NEW Website

Welcome to our new website. We hope you enjoy navigating & understanding more about The Sourcer and how we can add value to your business.


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