Corporations large and small need to include gift baskets in their gift giving and marketing strategy. Gift Baskets should be a part of any ongoing business strategy. Efforts to promote goodwill with their clients, customers, and staff should not be limited to special events and holidays alone. Here are 10 of the most common reasons for buying gift baskets.
- Thank You
After the closing of a sale or major deal, give a gift basket to say thank you.
For taking time out of their busy schedule to meet with you, send the prospect a gift basket as a token of your appreciation.
During a company’s life, mix-ups, blunders and other errors will occur, express your regret with an apology gift basket.
- Happy Birthday
Has a store sent you a birthday gift for making a purchase? A birthday gift basket is an effective way to stay in touch with everyone who has made a purchase.
- Administrative Professionals Week
Acknowledge your Secretary, Administrative Assistant, and other support staff with a gift basket for their contribution in the work place.
Give a gift basket to a client after a major purchase or job promotion.
- Employee of the Month
To say job well done, to promote team work, and to generate on the job enthusiasm give a gift basket as an employee reward.
Celebrate a colleague’s retirement with a gourmet gift basket. Other milestones include surpassing sales goals and anniversaries.
Offer your sympathy and support to a client after bad news with a condolence gift basket.
- Happy New Year
To make your company stand out in a grand way, instead of sending a Happy Holiday gift, send a New Year’s basket at the beginning of the year.