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How Much Should You Spend on Client Gifts?

The topic of sending clients gifts is one of heated debate. Some believe you should never send a gift, that doing business is enough, while others believe you should lavish your clients with gifts and thank you’s to show your appreciation. The truth is, the amount of money you spend on a client gift is a matter of personal preference, but there are some rules you might want to follow when gift-giving. Not sure what to give your client or how much to spend? You’re in the right place. Today we’re going to cover how much is too much, when to give a gift, and …

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Call for Comments! What Do You Want to See in the Store?

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Since our inception, we’ve made serving you, our customer, a top priority. With some of the highest-quality gift baskets online, delivery options, and a customer service philosophy that’s second to none, we’d like to think we’re doing a pretty good job. Now, it’s your turn to tell us what you’d like to see. Here are five gift basket ideas we’d like your ideas on! So fire away with your comments and let us know which of these five you absolutely must see. 1. Garden Gift Basket If you’ve got someone with a green thumb in your family or friends group, this could be the perfect gift basket …

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Client Retention: When Does it Make Sense to Send a Thank You Gift?

Sending a thank you gift to a client can help to solidify the relationship you’ve formed over the course of your professional relationship. Whether it’s for a referral or just for giving you their business, sending a thank you gift lets clients know you appreciate them, and when it’s a practical gift, it can make an even bigger difference in their opinion of you.    So, when should you send a thank you gift to help retain clients? Let’s take a closer look at when you should send a gift, what it will mean to the client, and why sending …

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O Canada! 7 Ways to Celebrate Canada Day

July 1st is right around the corner, and you know what that means! Canada Day is one of our greatest holidays, celebrating Canada’s birth as a nation and its diversity as a people. On this day, in 1867, the British North America act united the northern British Colonies under one banner, creating the nation of Canada as we know it.  Though independence from British rule didn’t come right away, eventually our great nation became an independent country and we have plenty to be proud of. As a leader in education, maple syrup production (70% of the world’s syrup comes from …

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5 Summer Gift Ideas to Beat the Heat

Summer is here, and that means the heat waves aren’t far behind! Finding creative ways to beat the heat and enjoy your summer fun is easy when you’ve got our list of the top five summer gift ideas. These gifts are affordable and make the perfect summer-time thank-you or birthday gift for that special someone.  Let’s take a look at these five amazing gift ideas.  1. The Bed Jet  Have you ever wished you could stick your fan under the sheets on those hot summer nights for some cool air circulation? Unfortunately, your normal box fan doesn’t quite fit right, …

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5 Life Lessons COVID-19 Has Taught Us

The global pandemic that is COVID-19 came on fast and strong in the early months of 2020. It swept across borders, oceans, and the airwaves in news and rising death tolls. As May approaches, we draw ever nearer to the mid-year mark, and (hopefully) the decline of the virus.    As people everywhere are forced into social isolation, tempers flare. Meanwhile, the Earth herself seems to be recovering almost overnight with fewer humans on roads, trains, or public transportation. Surely, such a situation has plenty to teach us, right? Let’s look closer at what we’ve learned from COVID-19.  1. COVID-19 …

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5 Ways to Show Mom You Care this Mother’s Day

  Mother’s Day is fast-approaching, and it’s time to start thinking about finding the best mother’s day gift. But with so many choices, what’s a person to do? Picking the right gift can be time-consuming, so we’ve taken the liberty of putting together a short list of five ways to show mom you care.    You don’t always have to buy something for mom. Sometimes, a simple act of kindness or service is enough to let mom know just how much you love her. Let’s look closer at some of the best ways to show mom she’s the greatest.  1. …

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2020 Catalog Update: New Born Baby Gift Baskets

Do you have a friend or family member that had a new baby? Have a baby shower coming up? Are you not sure what to give as a gift? Looking for something personalized? Fill out a contact form to request a custom gift basket! Or, check out our baby gift basket selections for 2020. If you have a new mother in your life, she probably will be home for the next few weeks, adjusting to motherhood and her new baby. Sending a gift basket is a sweet way of saying congratulations and that you are thinking about your friend or …

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5 Self-Care Gifts to Show Your Gratitude While Social Distancing

In these uncertain times, self-care gifts become an essential part of keeping a sense of normalcy and sanity about us. Social distancing is tough, notably when you are missing out on holidays, or friends and family birthdays. You can still celebrate and honour your loved ones’ special days by sending a gift, or treat yourself with something nice. Why not a gift basket focused on self-care? Looking for something personalized? Fill out a contact form to request a custom gift basket! Here are five self-care gifts to show gratitude while social distancing. Spa Day Basket for Self-Care Treat a loved …

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