Top 25 Custom Promo Products for Summer 2023!

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Top 25 Promo Items for Summer 

1. Bellroy Market Tote

With its blend of utility, durability, and customization options, this custom Bellroy Market Tote is bound to become a summer staple for your employees and clients. As it’s sustainably made from a B Corp, it will also align with your ESR and CSG goals and effectively promote your brand wherever they go.

A black, custom Bellroy Market Tote with grey straps. Inside is grocery shopping.
Recipients can stuff all their beach supplies in this classy custom tote

2. Slowtide Quick Dry Park Blanket

This innovative and functional custom Slowtide Quick Dry Park Blanket is designed specifically for outdoor activities. It’s an ideal companion for picnics, beach trips, and summer gatherings. The generous size of the blanket provides ample space for lounging and socializing, allowing your employees to bond, connect, and relax during their lunch breaks. 

 A striped Slowtide Quick Dry Park Blanket with shades of black, grey, and cream. The bottom right corner is turned over to reveal the ‘Your Design’ custom logo
Company picnics are a great chance to bond and for employees from other teams to spend time together

3. Igloo® REPREVE 36 Can Backpack Cooler

With its recycled, post-consumer plastics, the durable and tough custom Igloo® REPREVE 36 Can Backpack Cooler is an exceptional promo item that aligns with your ESR & CSG goals. 

Your recipients will love its spacious capacity. The customizable Igloo backpack can hold up to 36 cans, ensuring that your customers can keep their favorite beverages and snacks cool during their summer picnics and beach days. 

Igloo® REPREVE 36 Can Backpack Cooler is shown in black and at a slight angle. The Igloo logo is on the front center, with ‘Your Logo’ centered just below.
The custom Igloo® REPREVE 36 Can Backpack Cooler is the ultimate cooler for company retreats

4. Out of The Woods® Seagull Cooler

Perfect for beach trips, picnics, and company hikes, the custom Out of The Woods® Seagull Cooler captures the essence of summer and adds a touch of class to any occasion. This stylish cooler's spacious interior accommodates ample supplies, ensuring your employees can enjoy their favorite refreshments for extended periods. We’ll add your company logo or brand message to maximize your marketing efforts this summer. 

The Out of The Woods® Seagull Cooler is in a soft grey fabric with two dark grey durable handles. A small pocket is stitched on the side with the blue ‘Your Design’ logo centered on the front of the cooler tote.
Combine the style and ease of a tote with the practicality of a cooler with the custom Out of The Woods® Seagull Cooler

5. Slowtide Pocket Beach Towel

This innovative and fully custom Slowtide Pocket Beach Towel combines practicality and convenience with a touch of style. For your recipients who need a fluffy companion for beach trips and poolside lounging, this eco-friendly towel is the perfect towel to customize. 

What’s more, the unique feature of a built-in pocket adds functionality, and allows your employees and clients to store their personal items such as keys, phones, or sunscreen securely while enjoying their time in the sun. 

A black and white striped Slowtide Pocket Beach Towel with the bottom right corner lifted up to reveal a white ‘Your Logo’ placement.
The Slowtide Pocket Beach Towel will motivate employees during the summer months 

6. Bose Soundlink Micro Bluetooth Speaker

This compact and portable speaker delivers powerful sound quality that enhances any summer gathering or adventure. With its rugged and waterproof design, the custom Bose Soundlink Micro Bluetooth Speaker can withstand the elements, making it perfect for beach trips, pool parties, or company summer retreats. Customizing the speaker with your brand's logo or message amplifies your brand's presence while providing a high-quality and coveted item that recipients will love.

A black Bose Soundlink Micro Bluetooth Speaker is shown at a slight angle. Bose logo is top center, and above the Bose logo is a white ‘Your Logo’ for customization.
Top clients will love the custom Bose Soundlink Micro Bluetooth Speaker

7. CORKCICLE® Tumbler 24 Oz.

This custom CORKCICLE® Tumbler 24 Oz. will keep drinks ice cold even on the hottest of summer days. Coupled with the generous 24-ounce capacity, your recipients will stay hydrated when the sun is at its zenith. Crafted with durable stainless steel and equipped with a spill-resistant lid, it is perfect for summer activities, picnics, and travel. Customizing the tumbler with your brand's logo or artwork offers maximum visibility and serves as a constant reminder of your business.

A tall CORKCICLE® Tumbler 24 Oz. made from stainless steel with a black finish. Engraved ‘Your Design Goes Here’ is centered on the bottle. Naked steel and plastic spill-proof lid are at the top of the bottle.
The custom CORKCICLE® Tumbler 24 Oz. is great for the golf course. For more custom golf ideas read this blog! 

8. CORKCICLE® Classic Arctican

This is the ideal can cooler your recipients will need to sip their cold drinks at the beach and for picnics. This custom CORKCICLE Classic Arctican keeps cold cans cold for up to 3 hours. Simply freeze the cooling core base, twist it on, drop in a cold beverage, and enjoy ice-cold drinks for up to three hours. Includes sleeve adapter for glass bottles.

A black CORKCICLE® Classic Arctican holds a white can. The rubber ring at the top keeps the can in place. Your Design is engraved on the center of the can cooler for customization.
Thanks to the CORKCICLE® Classic Arctican we can take life a little slower during summer

9. RuMe® Recycled Duffel

With its eco-friendly features, practicality, and customizable branding, the RuMe® Recycled Duffel is an exceptional promo item. If you want an affordable, practical, and mission-aligned duffel for Summer 2023, look no further than the custom  RuMe® Recycled Duffel.

A black RuMe® Recycled Duffel with a blue ‘Your Design’ logo on the front center for customization. Duffel has two side handles and a big handle at the top.
Who says duffels have to cost a fortune? The custom RuMe® Recycled Duffel gets the job done on a budget

10. W&P Porter Utensil Set

This sleek and practical utensil set is designed for on-the-go dining and outdoor adventures. Made from high-quality materials, the custom W&P Porter Utensil Set includes a fork, spoon, and knife, all neatly housed in a compact and convenient carrying case. Whether your customers are enjoying picnics, barbecues, or camping trips, this utensil set ensures they have the essential tools for their meals. 

Steel fork, knife, and spoon are on the left of the image. A cream carrying case with a black ‘Your Design Goes Here’ is on the right which holds the custom W&P Porter Utensil Set.
This chic cutlery set will make every picnic ooze cool 

11. W&P Porter Seal Tight Bowl - 24 Oz.

This versatile and eco-friendly bowl is designed to keep food fresh and secure, making it an ideal custom corporate gift for your recipients to enjoy their summer picnics, office lunches, and lakeside snacks. Its durable and leak-proof construction ensures that your customers' meals remain intact and spill-free during transportation. Customizing the W&P Porter Seal Tight Bowl - 24 Oz. with your brand's logo or artwork adds a personal touch and increases brand visibility every time it's used. 

 A pastel blush-colored W&P Porter Seal Tight Bowl with a clear divider between the lid and the bowl. Blue ‘Your Design’ is centered in the middle.
This custom &P Porter Seal Tight Bowl is available in four beautiful pastel colors

12. W&P Picnic Knife

With its durable stainless steel blade and comfortable handle, the custom W&P Picnic Knife combines excellent cutting performance with a premium feel. The compact and portable design makes it convenient to carry, ensuring that your customers have a reliable tool for all their picnic needs. Customizing the knife with your brand's logo or artwork adds a personal touch and increases brand visibility every time it's used. 

Top image shows the W&P Picnic Knife case with black graphic of the knife. Bottom image shows the W&P Picnic Knife in the case. The knife is made from wood, with a stainless steel blade.
No cantaloupe is too tough for the W&P Picnic Knife to open

13. W&P Porter Glass - 15 Oz.

Raise a toast to summer with the custom W&P Porter Glass! This vibrant and dynamic custom promo item is an absolute must-have for Summer 2023. Your employees can sip their favorite beverages in style throughout their sun-soaked summer in four gorgeous pastel shades. Made from high-quality and unbreakable materials, this glass is perfect for poolside parties, beach bonfires, or backyard barbecues. Its 15-ounce capacity ensures your recipients can sip their refreshing drinks all summer long. 

A pastel cream  W&P Porter Glass - 15 Oz. is shown with a clear white spill-proof life. ‘Your Logo’ is in grey on the front center of the glass.
Porter Glasses make for fantastic employee rewards to celebrate summer

14. The North Face® Ultimate Trucker Cap

Whether your employees are hitting the trails, lounging on the beach, or even representing your company at business events and trade shows, this cap will keep them cool and protected from the sun's rays. With its breathable mesh panels and an adjustable snapback closure, the custom The North Face® Ultimate Trucker Cap offers a comfortable and secure fit for everyone. 

A black The North Face® Ultimate Trucker Cap with a black mesh back. ‘Your Design’ logo is front and center with The North Face logo on the side.
If there’s one thing your recipients need for Summer 2023, it’s a custom The North Face® Ultimate Trucker Cap

15. Cotopaxi Bataan Hip Pack

This hip pack is the ultimate custom corporate gift for Summer 2023. The custom Cotopaxi Bataan Hip Pack combines functionality, style, and adventure, making it a standout choice for your valued clients and employees. Whether they're taking some well-deserved time off on exotic vacations, attending outdoor music festivals, or exploring new cities, this hip pack keeps their essentials organized and easily accessible. Its sleek design, vibrant colors, and durable construction make it a fashionable and reliable companion for any summer adventure. 

A multicolored Cotopaxi Bataan Hip Pack with a yellow Cotopaxi logo front center. Custom ‘Your Logo’ on the top of the bag.
A custom Cotopaxi Bataan Hip Pack is an awesome corporate gift that reflects your brand’s values

16. Mercer+Mettle™ Stretch Heavyweight Pique Polo

Crafted with a blend of high-quality materials, the custom Mercer+Mettle™ Stretch Heavyweight Pique Polo offers exceptional comfort, durability, and breathability. If your team is attending corporate events this polo is the perfect choice. The stretch fabric ensures a comfortable and flattering fit for all body types, while the heavyweight pique construction adds a touch of sophistication. Customizing the polo with your company's logo or artwork allows for maximum brand exposure and makes your team look polished and professional. 

Blue Mercer+Mettle™ Stretch Heavyweight Pique Polo with custom logo on the top left of the polo
Designed to provide comfort and relaxation at any summer business event, the custom Mercer+Mettle™ Stretch Heavyweight Pique Polo offers a soft and cozy feel.

17. District ® Women’s Re-Tee ® V-Neck

Another great shirt to customize for your employees who are representing your brand at trade shows and events is the custom District ® Women’s Re-Tee ® V-Neck. It’s designed to be lightweight and breathable so it will help your team deliver a sweat-free presentation! 

A yellow District ® Women’s Re-Tee ® V-Neck with a black ‘Your Design’ logo placed on top left for customization.
We love the yellow custom District ® Women’s Re-Tee ® V-Neck but we have ten other colors for you to choose from

18. Wheat Straw Bento Box

Picnics, beach days, and office lunches got a huge upgrade just in time for Summer 2023! Roomy compartments and a stylish and sustainable bamboo lid mean this custom Wheat Straw Bento Box is a great corporate gift for employees to enjoy their summer. 

A custom Wheat Straw Bento Box has two separate black compartments. Bamboo lid with ‘Your Logo’ on the top. Blackstrap keeps the box's compartments together.
The custom Wheat Straw Bento Box is great for Summer 2023 picnics, beach days, and simply for taking lunch to the office

19. Waterproof Bamboo Bluetooth Speaker

With its waterproof design, your employees can enjoy your favorite tunes even in wet conditions, making it ideal for pool parties and beachside gatherings. The custom bamboo exterior adds a touch of natural elegance, while the Bluetooth connectivity allows for easy wireless streaming from your smartphone or other devices. Customizing the Waterproof Bamboo Bluetooth Speaker with your brand's logo or artwork ensures maximum brand visibility while creating an impression on your recipients that will last beyond Summer 2023.

 Black rubber bottom, bamboo body and speaker grills on the top. The Waterproof Bamboo Bluetooth Speaker has a ‘Your Logo’ engraved in the center for customization.
Who has great acoustics and powerful bass has to cost a fortune?

20. Wheat Straw All Natural Lip Moisturizer

Want to provide an essential custom corporate gift this summer? The custom Wheat Straw All Natural Lip Moisturizer is an affordable and practical way to provide employees with something they need while boosting your brand awareness on a budget. Available in multiple colors, this eco-friendly natural lip moisturizer is a corporate gift every recipient will appreciate. 

The image shows a green Wheat Straw All Natural Lip Moisturizer. It shows the green lid with a customizable ‘Your Design’ in one picture and the opened moisturizer tub in the other.
It’s essential that you add this custom Wheat Straw All Natural Lip Moisturizer to your summer kits! 

21. Cork Yoga Mat

Unroll the perfect promotional gift for Summer 2023 with the Cork Yoga Mat! This eco-friendly and versatile mat is an excellent custom promo item that combines sustainability and wellness. Ideal for yoga enthusiasts, fitness enthusiasts, or those looking to incorporate mindfulness into their summer routines, this custom Cork Yoga Mat provides exceptional comfort and support. 

A Cork Yoga Mat is rolled up with the final section visible with the white ‘Your Logo’ on the bottom left corner.
The Cork Yoga Mat embodies sustainability and serves as a custom promo item that encourages recipients to unwind and relax

22. RPET Cooling Towel

Made from recycled PET bottles, this eco-friendly and fully custom RPET Cooling Towel offers a sustainable solution to beat the heat. Your recipients just need to wet it, wring it, and snap it to activate the cooling properties. Whether they’re at the beach, hiking, or playing sports, this towel provides instant relief from the summer sun. Its lightweight and compact design makes it easy to carry and store, ensuring that your employees can stay cool on the go.

The image shows the black rPET Cooling Towel folded in half with the white ‘Your Design’ shown in the bottom left corner. The second image shows the same black rPET Cooling Towel folded in thirds.
The summer heat can make workouts tough… at least before the custom rPET Cooling Towel came along

23. RPET Slim Fit Bottle with Straw Lid 

Crafted from recycled PET bottles, this eco-friendly bottle not only helps reduce plastic waste but also keeps your beverages cool and refreshing. The slim and sleek design fits perfectly in cup holders, backpacks, and beach bags, making it convenient for on-the-go hydration. The custom RPET Slim Fit Bottle has a straw lid which allows for easy sipping without the need to unscrew or tilt the bottle so laptops and belongings are safe in the office. Customizing the bottle with your brand's logo or artwork adds a personal touch and increases brand visibility wherever it's used.

A red customizable rPET Slim Fit Bottle with Straw Lid  is shown. The bottle is made from a clear red plastic with a ‘Your Design Goes Here’ middle center of the bottle.
The custom rPET Slim Fit Bottle is the most affordable way to keep your employees hydrated this summer

24. Recycled Cotton Dad Hat

Crafted from recycled cotton, this custom Recycled Cotton Dad Hat not only adds a touch of sustainability to your outfit but also provides excellent comfort and breathability. Whether you're lounging by the pool, enjoying outdoor concerts, or exploring new destinations, this hat offers shade and protection from the sun. The adjustable strap ensures a perfect fit for everyone, while the classic dad hat design adds a trendy and casual vibe to your look. Customizing the hat with your brand's logo or artwork allows for maximum brand exposure while showcasing your commitment to eco-consciousness. 

Faded green Recycled Cotton Dad Hat with a white ‘Your Design’ logo centered on the front of the hat.
Don’t leave your ESR and CSG goals in the shade! The custom Recycled Cotton Dad Hat is great for your business, your recipients, and the planet

25. Tumbler with Stainless Steel Straw

Whether your employees and clients are sipping on refreshing lemonade, iced coffee, or their favorite summer cocktail, this tumbler ensures their drinks stay at the perfect temperature. The custom Tumbler with Stainless Steel Straw’s double-wall insulation keeps beverages cold while preventing condensation, making it ideal for hot summer days. The included stainless steel straw adds a touch of elegance and is eco-friendly, reducing the need for single-use plastics. 

A teal blue Tumbler with Stainless Steel Straw is shown. Stainless steel bottom and top, with a teal straw visible. Engraved ‘Your Logo’ in vertical text is centered on the bottle.
With this custom Tumbler, your recipients can  keep their drinks refreshingly cold.


From custom Bellroy Market Totes and Slowtide Quick Dry Park Blankets to unique Corkcicle Tumblers and Waterproof Bamboo Bluetooth Speakers, these products are bound to leave a lasting impression on your clients and employees this summer. These custom promo items are designed to enhance the summer experience while increasing brand visibility. What’s more, we handpicked these items due to their commitments to quality, innovation, and environmental consciousness. 

Remember, these are only a handful of the thousands of custom corporate products we can customize for summer 2023. Speak with a Branded Expert or visit our DGW Shop to discover even more ways you can reward employees, impress clients, and increase brand recognition this summer! 

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Q: How quickly can a rush order be fulfilled?

A: The turnaround time for rush orders can vary based on factors like required items, decorating method(s), and shipping location(s). In some cases, we've fulfilled rush orders in less than 48 hours.

Q: What is customized swag?

A: Customized swag refers to promotional merchandise or products that are customized with a particular design or branding for a specific company, event, or occasion. These products can range from t-shirts, hats, bags, and other apparel to promotional items like pens, mugs, keychains, and more. Customized swag is often used as a marketing tool to promote a brand, raise awareness for a cause, or as a giveaway at events. By customizing these products with a company's logo or message, they can create a unique and memorable marketing opportunity that helps to build brand recognition and loyalty.

Q: Why should my company provide custom corporate gifts for my employees this summer?

A: Providing corporate gifts for your employees this summer is a wonderful way to show appreciation, boost morale, and strengthen your company culture. 

Q: Do you have any other waterproof speakers available? 

A: We have a range of custom waterproof speakers that match any budget or goals you may have. Speak with a Branded Expert of visit our DGW Shop for more speaker ideas. 

Q: Do your products align with CSR and ESG goals? 

A: Our product selection includes a wide range of items that are aligned with important missions and values. Many of these products contribute to sustainability efforts, whether through their eco-friendly materials or manufacturing processes. Additionally, we offer products that are proudly made in the USA, supporting local businesses and reducing carbon footprints. Furthermore, we work with purpose-first companies, such as B Corps, who prioritize social and environmental responsibility in their operations. 

Corporate gifts for Summer 2023 

From trendy apparel that keeps your brand visible in the sun to handy outdoor accessories that your recipients will love, we're ready to customize the most exciting summer products that will resonate with your employees and clients while elevating your brand presence. We'll explore practical and stylish choices that capture the essence of summer. Our list provides great custom promo products that are designed to make picnics sweeter, beach days more exciting, and have even more fun playing outdoor sports. So, grab your sunscreen, put on your shades, and get ready to explore the top 25 custom promo products for summer. Let's dive in and discover the perfect items to heat up your marketing campaigns and leave a lasting impression on your employees all summer long!

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