51 Corporate Gift Ideas for Clients and Employees
How are you planning to show appreciation for your clients and employees this year? Giving corporate gifts to team members and clients for any occasion is an excellent way to show them how valuable they are to your business and simultaneously promote your brand. We know that trying to find promotional gifts that will also be impressive and memorable can sometimes be daunting, so we’ve rounded up some of our favorite gifts to ensure everyone remembers the company that was thoughtful enough to get them something they’ll actually use.
A custom blanket is a soft and cozy surprise that clients will surely appreciate. Take them on a picnic, to the beach, or on a carriage ride, or keep them at home to get comfy.
1. Kanata Blankets
These super soft and sophisticated blankets have several luxurious and affordable styles that satisfy even the pickiest customer. Once you’ve picked out the perfect comfy blankets, see how your logo design is elevated with custom embroidery.
2. Port Authority Ultra Plush Blanket
This blanket is velvety soft and comes in several colors to perfectly suit your brand and clients’ and employees’ tastes. They’ll also love these for keeping them cozy in their home offices.
Mugs with a custom logo are trendy picks for client gifts, but that doesn’t mean custom drinkware can’t still be an excellent gift or part of a fun care package.
3. Ember Laser Engraved 14 oz. Stainless Steel Temperature Control Mug
These custom mugs make any logo look sleek and elevated with custom laser engraving and a classic black aesthetic. Plus, it doesn’t just keep liquids hot: this mug keeps all liquids at a steady temperature to ensure a perfect sip every time.
4. 22 oz. Thor Copper Vacuum Insulated Water Bottle
The sleek and functional design of this insulated water bottle keeps liquids cold for up to 48 hours and hot for at least 12 hours while sporting a spill-resistant lid. With a variety of colors to choose from, what’s not to love?
5. S’well Laser Engraved 17 oz. Stone-Insulated Water Bottle
This slim yet durable water bottle features Therma-S’well® Technology with triple-layered, vacuum-insulated construction for lasting hot or cold beverages and a stone-like texture on the surface to provide extra grip. The muted color palette plays up its natural materials in colors like Moonstone, Smokey Quartz, and Onyx.
6. Laser Engraved 12 oz. Insulated Tumbler Gift Set
This tumbler gift set is excellent for entertaining. Serve up some wine, cocktails, mocktails, or hot cocoa—these tumblers can be used for all occasions! Add your laser-engraved logo and you’ve got a fun and useful gift.
7. KOOZIE® Collapsible Can Kooler
Custom Koozies® and can coolers are practical, plus they can be used at work and at home. Slide them onto a LaCroix in the afternoon and a cold beer at 5 pm or use them at company events! We have a wide variety of styles to suit your brand and favorite can size, so customizing to your liking is a breeze.
8. Full-Color Photo Can Cooler
What a fun idea! Immortalize one of your favorite company memories by putting a photo on a can cooler. Or upload your full-color design for an eye-catching can cooler that will be the envy of everyone at that barbecue.
The ultimate practical gift is the kind that people can use to carry their stuff. Especially since how we work is becoming increasingly remote or hybrid, having a backpack to carry all of your essentials is, well, essential.
9. The North Face Stalwart 15” Computer Backpack
This premium custom backpack is a fantastic pick for switching from the home to the office or the gym, and, with a 26L capacity, it will hold everything you need. It also features a large main compartment with a padded and protective 15″ laptop sleeve.
10. Timbuk2 Backpack Collection
These custom backpacks are an excellent choice since many of them are made from recycled materials. Timbuk2 also offers an array of features like spacious laptop pockets up to 17”, a water-repellent finish, ventilated back panel, and reflective tape. Add your embroidered custom logo, and these client gifts will stand out.
Custom tote bags can also complete any company care package. The Recycled Cotton Convention Tote Bag is a wonderful eco-friendly option not only because it’s made from recycled cotton but also because a purchase of these totes donates 1% to nonprofits dedicated to protecting the planet. The Essential Zip Convention Tote Bag will hold all of their belongings whether heading to the gym, office, or the next conference!
Office supplies, like pens and notebooks, have long been fantastic ways to spread brand awareness. They also make useful and elegant custom gifts.
12. Pilot Pens and Paper Mate Pens
Custom pens are a subtle but useful gift that can complete any set of gifts for both employees and clients. Plus, having a pen that writes smoothly and comfortably is (in our opinion) completely underrated. That’s why we love custom pens like Pilot G2 Premium Gel Roller Pens for their high quality and Paper Mate InkJoy Click Pens for their wide color selection.
13. Moleskine Notebooks
The classic and timeless look of Moleskine Notebooks will look great when branded with your custom logo design. We think the power and convenience of a quality notebook are overlooked but ultimately appreciated, so these gifts are both thoughtful and practical. Pair them with smooth-writing custom pens to create premium gifts that are sure to impress.
Hats and Beanies
Custom hats are both gifts that everyone can use and ways to spread brand awareness.
14. Nike Swoosh Legacy Performance Hat
Add your logo to this ever-popular custom Nike hat to see how polished and professional it looks. Clients and employees alike love gifts from trusted and high-quality brands, like Nike, because it demonstrates your level of investment in them.
15. New Era 9FIFTY Flat Bill Snapback Hat
Get your employees and clients another fan favorite hat like the custom New Era 9FIFTY Flat Bill Snapback Hat. It has the same construction as the New Era 59FIFTY (otherwise known as the hat worn by Major League Baseball players) but with an open adjustable back. The adjustable feature helps ensures comfort for every head size. Plus, baseball fans will love being able to sport the same look as their favorite players.
16. Carhartt Watch Beanie 2.0
For a warmer option, check out the Carhartt Watch Beanie 2.0. This popular style is a great corporate gift and will keep clients and employees looking stylish and cozy throughout the year.
17. Port & Company Fleece-Lined Cuff Beanie
Another excellent option, if you know your group will love custom beanies, is this fully fleece-lined cuff beanie from Port & Company. Available in many color options, these beanies look great with an embroidered custom logo. Make your corporate gifts cozy!
18. Mega Cap Cotton Twill Bucket Hat
Readyor not, bucket hats are back! Jump on this trend with custom bucket hats that are perfect for any outdoor activity. Give them out at the next company picnic, send them to remote employees, or gift them to your clients at your next opportunity to gear up for spring and summer!
Custom tech accessories are especially unique and unexpected corporate gifts.
19. JBL Clip 4 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
Custom Bluetooth speakers like this one are becoming more and more popular every year! Custom speakers are such fun and unique corporate gifts that will be sure to impress your team and clients, especially when they feature your custom design.
20. Laser Engraved Pep 4,000 mAh Power Bank.
Custom power banks and chargers are so useful and, thanks to custom laser engraving, elevate the look of any company logo. They’re easily used every day, so they’ll keep your brand top of mind.
21. Skullcandy Riff Bluetooth Headphones
Help your team and clients block out the noise and retreat into the soothing sounds between these custom headphones from Skullcandy. Built with comfort and superior audio in mind, this premium gift will show your investment and appreciation.
Environmentally sustainable products make unique and thoughtful gifts no matter the occasion, and they have only been gaining popularity over the years.
22. Atlantis Headwear Pure Cuff Beanie
Atlantis is known for its cozy and sustainable beanies, but the Atlantis Headwear Pure Cuff Beanie meets the Global Recycled Standard, so you can feel confident about the eco-friendly materials being used. Beanies are a stylish way to promote your brand and celebrate your teams and clients, and they make great gifts for everyone in your group.
23. Hilana Yalova Upcycled Ultra Soft Marbled Turkish Towel
This isn’t your ordinary custom towel! The super soft combination of 50% recycled cotton and 50% natural cotton make this sustainable and multi-functional. It’s soft and absorbent, so you can use it at the beach, the pool, the picnic table, or as a throw on the couch. Plus, through a partnership with 1% For The Planet, one percent of sales of all EcoSmart® products are donated to environmental nonprofits.
24. Adidas 3-Stripes Recycled Quarter Zip Sweatshirt
When Adidas announced they will be using recycled polyester wherever possible by 2024, they meant it. Today, 90% of the polyester they use is recycled, making them a great brand to shop if you and your company are passionate about sustainability. This recycled quarter zip sweatshirt is made from cotton and recycled polyester, striking a great balance of comfort and sustainability. This is one style that can be worn by anyone, anywhere!
25. District Re-Tee T-shirt
These sustainable t-shirts are must-haves if you’re wanting eco-friendly gifts! The District Re-Tee T-shirt is made from 100% recycled materials and proves that you don’t have to compromise the environment in order to look good. This comfortable and sustainable tee is available in a unisex t-shirt, long sleeve t-shirt, and women’s V-neck t-shirt, so you’ll be sure to find a style that suits everyone in your group, plus the planet.
26. Hanes EcoSmart 50/50 Crewneck T-shirt
Stay cool and environmentally conscious in Hanes EcoSmart 50/50 Crewneck T-shirts. These super soft custom t-shirts include fabric made of 5% recycled bottles and plastics and come in a wide range of colors and sizes, which makes them an excellent choice for large groups.
27. Miir Drinkware
Another great choice is MiiR drinkware with its stylish and functional designs. They’re also an eco-friendly brand that gives at least 1% of revenue to nonprofit organizations whose work empowers communities while benefiting the health of their natural environments.
28. RocketBook Letter Flip Notebook Set
Reducing paper waste is a great sustainable practice, and these custom notebooks will help your teams and clients take notes without contributing to that waste. The RocketBook Letter Flip Notebook Set features special erasable and reusable paper when used with the Pilot Frixon Pen and allows you to scan and share notes via text message and email—making it especially useful for sharing ideas for anyone working remotely.
Custom Hoodies and Jackets
29. Champion Hoodies
Champion hoodies and sweatshirts are one of our favorite brands at Custom Ink. Choose from unique styles like the Champion Women’s Reverse Weave Cropped Hoodie and the Champion Powerblend Zip Hoodie. Your team is sure to appreciate such cozy corporate gifts that they can use all year long.
30. The North Face Skyline Full Zip Fleece Jacket
Go for something extra special with this mid-weight fleece from The North Face that is both soft and sturdy. Also available in women’s styles, this custom jacket looks sharp with custom embroidery on the left chest. Premium custom apparel like this is sure to show that employee and client the appreciation that they deserve!
Polos are excellent for nailing that business casual look on those Zoom calls.
31. Nike Dri-FIT Micro Pique Performance Polo 2.0
Add your custom logo to this performance fabric, and you’ll have some pretty spiffy corporate gifts! The Nike Dri-FIT Micro Pique Performance 2.0 is also available in women’s and tall sizes so you can make sure everyone has the perfect fit.
32. Sport-Tek Performance Polos
These high-performing polos deliver both comfort and functionality! Find them in long-sleeve and short-sleeve styles to ensure the best fit, and discover features like UV protection and odor control. These are great gifts for both outdoor and indoor enthusiasts.
If you’re looking for something more casual than custom polos, look no further than our wide selection of custom t-shirts! Here are a couple of our favorites.
33. New Era Tri-Blend T-shirt
This New Era t-shirt does more than just provide next-level softness against your skin. Along with the comfort you expect from a tri-blend t-shirt, these custom tees also feature moisture-wicking performance, so your whole group can wear them with confidence. The standard straight fit is also comfortable and flattering on everyone.
34. Bella + Canvas Tri-Blend T-shirt
These Bella + Canvas Tri-Blend T-shirts are one of our most popular styles, and for good reason. It has a trendy look, soft and lightweight fabric, and is available in over 40 colors. Your custom logo or design will look fantastic, especially when paired with the right pop of color.
Give your employees and clients the gift of deliciousness.
35. Milk Bar Cookies with Gift Bag
Add your company logo to the gift bag that holds eight chewy, gooey, crave-worthy Milk Bar Cookies. See if you can decide between two scrumptious options: Compost Cookies contain pretzels, potato chips, coffee, chocolate chips, and butterscotch chips; or a fun spin on an old classic, Cornflake Chocolate Chip Marshmallow Cookies. Or just get both!
36. What’s Pop’N Gourmet Popcorn Gift Set
If you’d rather get a salty snack, check out the What’s Pop’N Gourmet Popcorn Gift Set, which comes with its own food-safe silicone bowl and two seasoning shakers. The food-safe bowl also looks great with a custom design to show your employees and clients how much you care.
37. Igloo Seadrift Celebrate Good Times Gourmet Gift Set and Cooler
Can’t decide on which treats to spoil your team with? Go with this gourmet gift set complete with its own cooler that will make your company logo shine. Featuring MaxCold® insulation to keep drinks and food cooler for longer, this set includes Hammonds® Sunny Day Super Snack Mix, Hammonds® Sweet and Cheesy Popcorn, Milk Bar Chocolate Chip, Pretzel, and Potato Chip Cookies, 88 Acres Dark Chocolate Seat Salt Seed Bar, East Shore Sweet N’ Tangy mustard, and dipping pretzels. The cooler can also be reused for lunch, picnics, hikes, and more!
For the Gardening Geeks
These gardening gifts are unique and unexpected.
38. Modern Sprout Indoor Herb Garden Kit
Do you ever wish you had fresh herbs that you know would perfectly round out dinner but forget to get them at the store? Or maybe you did buy a huge bunch of herbs, but now it’s been a week and they’re not as, um, crisp as they were. Make sure your clients and team won’t run into this situation again with the Modern Sprout Indoor Herb Garden Kit. Choose from three beautifully colored mason jars with organic and non-GMO seeds and plant food to start their herb garden. Each jar has a different herb: the ice blue jar has mint; the emerald jar has cilantro; and the teal has basil.
39. Modern Sprout One for One Tree Kit
Here’s a fun corporate gift idea: gift a tree to be planted every time you gain a new client or team member. It’s good for the environment, adds a sense of occasion, and can be a great bonding activity among team members and clients. And you can do it with these One for One Tree Kits from Modern Sprout. Choose from Sycamore, Blue Spruce, and Loblolly Pine.
40. For The Love of Gardening Gift Set
While you’re getting your hands dirty planting trees and growing herb gardens, check out the For The Love of Gardening Gift Set. Your logo will look great on the spacious Utility Tote, which contains a Heritage Supply Gardening Tool Belt and Premium Tool Set. The tool set includes a cultivator, trowel, and hand fork, so it has everything your group needs either to dig in with their skills or encourage the budding gardener.
For the Refined Team Members
For the team members and clients with more refined tastes, check out these fun and sophisticated corporate gift ideas.
41. Laser Engraved Black Marble Cheese Board Set with Knives
Impress your team and clients with refined gifts, like custom Laser Engraved Black Marble Cheese Boards with a Set of Knives. The knives are easily stored in a drawer that slides out of the cheese board, so they’ll never be without the right tools. Go ahead and upgrade their trail mix to a fine selection of cheese and charcuterie!
42. Wine Lover’s Gift Bag
Pair the custom cheeseboard with this custom Wine Lover’s Gift Bag. Complete with a multi-purpose, stainless steel corkscrew, this bag holds up to two bottles of wine (or six cans). Perfect for picnics and dinner parties, this new employee welcome gift is sure to impress!
43. Laser Engraved 4-Piece Bamboo Wine Gift Set
These wine gift sets make such fun and classy corporate gifts. Complete with a wine stopper, foil cutter, bottle opener, and pourer in a sleek bamboo gift box that’s laser engraved with your company logo, this is a gift that is impressive and useful. The wine lovers on your team will thank you!
44. Modesto 7-Piece Picnic Carrier Set
This sophisticated picnic carrier set has everything your team members need for a day at the park or beach. Think of it as the two gifts above in one set! Put your company logo on the spacious tote filled with a wine opener, two stainless steel knives and forks with wooden handles, a polished wood cutting board, and a zippered canvas wrap. The tote can also hold up to three bottles of wine!
45. 17 oz. Stemless Wine Glass
Elevate the look of your logo by adding it to beautiful stemless wine glasses. Always a hit at any company event, it’ll give your employees and clients something to bring home and use regularly.
Custom Coolers and Lunch Bags
Lunch bags and coolers are both practical and premium gifts, especially for new employees who may be traveling to and from the office.
46. KOOZIE® Six-Pack Kooler
This cooler has the quality you expect from KOOZIE® with the added benefits of water-tight insulation and space for a six-pack, making it great for picnics, tailgates, and beach days in addition to lunch breaks. It also comes in 10 colors, so you can customize it to your heart’s desire.
47. Break Time Lunch Cooler
This compact but spacious cooler is a favorite at Custom Ink. It has multiple compartments for lots of snacks and drinks and an insulated lining to keep food fresh and drinks cold.
For the Golf Lovers
48. Titleist Pro V1 Golf Balls
Impress the golf lovers on your team and client list with a set of custom golf balls from Titleist. Pros know that these particular golf balls help with exceptional range and better performance overall. Add your company logo to each ball and they’ll never forget that you helped them perfect their game!
49. TravisMathew Collection
TravisMathew apparel may be a favorite among golfers, but this stylish brand will have you looking great no matter the occasion. Adding your company logo or custom design to products like TravisMathew Oceanside Solid Performance Polos, TravisMathew Hats, and TravisMathew Newport Fleece Jackets. Everyone in your group will look great whether on the course or at the office.
According to The American Institute of Stress, evidence shows that toys, like stress balls, fidget spinners, and Rubik’s cubes, can help relieve stress, enhance productivity, and even support memory.
50. Rubik’s Cube
A Rubik’s cube may not be the first thing you think of when trying to de-stress, but having something tactile to focus on (like a puzzle) actually allows your mind to take a break from worrying, stressing, or ruminating. Customizing these little cubes with a design or logo will also be a nice reminder that you’re invested in your team and clients.
51. Stress Balls
While not as mentally engaging, stress balls still release energy when squeezed and can help you relax when done repeatedly. These little guys make great additions to a stress-relieving care package to send to team members.
Giving custom gifts is an excellent way to show clients and employees how much you value them as well as how much you’re invested in them. Make the experience more memorable by giving gifts that will surprise and impress.