Stocking a Local Community Closet to Help Provide Warmth and Comfort

Core to our company’s mission of building community through promotional products, we find ways to give back throughout the year. This winter season, our team partnered locally with James E. Dottke Project-Based Learning High School to provide apparel for their Community Closet. Open to students, families, and the neighborhood, Dottke students actively manage the closet to provide clothing, food, and essential hygiene items.  After contacting our production partners about this opportunity, we received many thoughtful donations of t-shirts, polos, pants, sweatpants, sweatshirts, hats, baby clothes, and backpacks. This donation helpedRead more »


Making an Impact on #GivingTuesday

Every year, the team at Magellan Promotions gets involved with Giving Tuesday by donating to causes and charities that we find important. In addition to the individual donations, the company’s generous corporate match provided $655 more in donations! Even though this year was a challenging one for so many, we are happy we could continue this tradition. Here’s a look at where we donated and why we support these great organizations. Project Bubaloo Supported by Alyssa This year, I’m donating to our friends at Project Bubaloo. Project Bubaloo is aRead more »


A New, Easier Way to Navigate Stickers

When it comes to stickers, navigating countless options for styles, sizes, quality and customizations can be a bit complicated. That’s precisely why Magellan Promotions is excited to announce Magellan Stickers, a dedicated website and store designed to make finding the perfect combinations for sticker promotions simple, straightforward and comprehensive. MagellanStickers.com delivers a customer-focused and transparent experience. The site showcases our most popular products and options, along with customizations to make your marketing projects truly unique. For our flagship product, the custom sticker sheet, it’s easy to compare premium, economy, andRead more »


Deliver “Wow” Moments with Admit Packs Enhanced with Promotional Products

With the onset of COVID-19, it has been incredibly difficult to create meaningful physical connections with prospective students. One way to achieve that is by mailing an impressive, well-designed pack, directly to admitted students. This helps generate a highly impactful “wow” moment in your enrollment strategy.  These packs are effective because they create a physical connection that an admitted student gets to experience. It builds positive affinity among the incoming class and provides a lasting reminder of the excitement students feel when they find out they are accepted. The universityRead more »


Integrating Promotional Products in a New Era of Student Recruitment

Although complications from the pandemic are forcing many admissions teams to rethink their playbook, it’s also a chance to innovate and try new tactics, in a new era of student recruitment.  With tried-and-true college fairs, visits, and admissions events being offered virtually, there are fewer chances for building meaningful in-person connections prospective students. But there’s still a way to help students feel that excitement, build these relationships, and increase the likelihood that students will enroll. Including promotional products in your outreach efforts has multiple benefits. You will help students developRead more »


Energize Virtual Learners to Retain Them

Students who thought their fall semester would be on campus might feel more isolated than ever taking online classes. Both new and continuing students could struggle connecting with a community they can’t experience in person, making them at-risk for leaving. It is imperative that colleges build strong connections with students to keep them enrolled by keeping the university community energized and showing students they belong. That powerful connection will encourage them to participate in virtual social events, stay successful in their coursework, and ultimately remain enrolled.  One way to solveRead more »