30 Years of Fun Facts

Tom Hanks Big movie poster


Two Crazy Ladies was born

Big was the movie the year, the average movie ticket was $3.50

Jennifer Aniston


The Aniston Hair Cut

Blue Jays 1992 world champion


The Toronto Blue Jays won the World Series

Garth Brooks album cover


Top Selling musicians; Weezer, Smashing Pumpkins, Rage Against the Machine, Van Halen, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Alanis Morisette, Garth Brooks, Janet Jackson

Leo and Kate in Titanic


The movie Titanic was released and was the first film to make over 1 billion at the box office.

Time magazine 2000 cover


Y2K didn’t happen!

nokia phone


The first cell phone with built in camera was introduced

1st generation iphone


The first iPhone was launched

obama pointing to camera


Obama became the first African American President of the USA

william and kate getting married


The Royal wedding of William and Kate

justin trudeau


Justin Trudeau is elected Prime Minister of Canada

10 fun facts about promotional products.

  1. Eight in 10 consumers own between one and 10 promotional products.
  2. Fifty-three percent of these people use a promotional product at least once a week.
  3. Six in 10 of them keep promotional products for up to two years.
  4. Before receiving a promotional product, 55 percent of people had done business with the advertiser.  After receiving a promotional product, 85 percent of people did business with the advertiser.
  5. With nearly six thousand impressions, bags generate more impressions than any other promotional product.
  6. The first known promotional products – commemorative buttons – trace back to 1789 when George Washington was elected president.
  7. Consumers hang on to promotional products for an average of 6.6 months.
  8. Eighty-nine percent of consumers can recall the advertiser of a promotional product they’d received in the last two years.
  9. Ninety-one percent of consumers have at least one promotional product in their kitchen, 74 percent have at least one in their workspace, 55 percent have at least one in their bedroom.
  10. The first promotional product tradeshow was held in 1914 – there were 32 exhibitors.