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Promotional Bags Frequently Asked Questions

All you need to know about
promotional bags!

Customize Bags

How Do You Customize Bags?

You can customize totes, backpacks, and many other bags online by working with a promotional products company. They'll screen print or digitally print your design for you right on the front of the bag!

Drawstring Bags

What is a Drawstring Bag?

Drawstring bags are small, lightweight bags that open and close via adjustable drawstrings. These bags are used by sports teams, theme parks, and fitness centers as an alternative to traditional backpacks.

Tote Bags

Who Invented the Tote Bag?

The tote bag was invented in the late 1800's by Jasper Meek. He wanted to keep his printing presses running during the off-season, so he came up with the idea to print a local shoe store's name on reusable bags instead.


Who Invented the Backpack?

Experts are torn about who exactly invented the backpack, but credit often goes to Lloyd F. Nelson and Gerry Cunningham. These outdoorsmen created hiking backpacks in the early 20th century that were more lightweight, but just as spacious as the bags used by the U.S. military.

Tote Bags Environment

Are Tote Bags Good for the Environment?

Reusable tote bags are good for the environment since they reduce the number of plastic bags going into landfills. To date, more than 50 countries have completely banned the use of plastic bags at stores.

Gym Bag

What is the Best Bag to Bring to the Gym?

The best bag to bring to the gym is one that's spacious enough for your towel, shoes, and extras like yoga mats. It also doesn't hurt to have additional pockets for water bottles and keys, as well as long comfortable shoulder straps.

Marathon Swag

What Should You Put in Your Marathon Run Swag Bags?

Every participant in a marathon run should get a swag bag with their entry. These bags should be filled with practical items that the athletes can use after the run, such as water bottles, pedometers, and breathable t-shirts.


How Do You Save Money on Baggage Fees?

You can save money on baggage fees by packing only the essential items in a carry-on bag. Before you get to the airport, weigh your bag and make sure it's well under the limit set forth by your chosen airline.

Over 4,000,000 bags are ordered every year.


of bag orders are for tote bags.

Black is the most popular color for bags.

Surprisingly, close to 10,000 fanny packs were sold last year!