Telephone Box Stress Balls - An in Depth Look at the British Red Phone Stress Balls

Mar 19 08:17 2010 Dan Toombs Print This Article

Promotional stress balls are very popular promotional gifts.  They are low cost and very good value for money.  Here we look at the telephone box shaped squeeze ball.

Phone shaped stress balls have long been very popular promotional gifts. The famous British red phone box is no exception. These well known pay phones that are still seen from time to time in the UK are unfortunately becoming a rare site due to mobile phones. They are,Guest Posting however, still quite nostalgic and they are used in a stress ball form for marketing companies primarily in the UK. Here I would like to give you all the information you need to get started using these fun stress toys for your next marketing campaign.

If you are looking for this stress shape, chances are you are doing it for a reason. After all, there a many more phone shaped stress balls available that are much more modern. These phone box shapes bring with them a bit of our past while promoting in a way that is much more modern.

The most commonly seen British red phone  box stress ball is 119mm x 78mm x 68mm. This is a good long size offering plenty of space for promoting your logo and contact details. If you find a supplier that can transfer print these stress shapes for you, you will find that the end product is much more to your liking. Transfer printing is the best way of printing stress balls especially when printing onto a dark red background or other dark background. Most business gift suppliers only offer pad printing which is inferior to transfer printing and tends not to last as long.

There are a number of different types of businesses that have used the British phone box to promote themselves. Following is a list of ways they have been used;

  • British Holiday Firms: Many holiday firms and hotels have used these shapes to make their promotion very British. If you are trying to sell Britain, these stress shapes will do it for you.
  • Taxi Firms: Printed with your taxi business's phone number, these desktop gifts keep your details in front of your target business customers.
  • Mobile Phone Suppliers: Many suppliers of mobile phones have used this shape to highlight how modern their service is.

These are just a few of the ways these stress relievers can be used. You may have a few ideas of your own. As with all stress balls, these popular squishy gifts can be custom made in the pantone colours of your choice. That's right, if you would rather have a pink phone box printed with flowers, you can do just that.

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Dan Toombs
Dan Toombs

Dan Toombs (The Promotional Gifts Expert) is Managing Director of promotional merchandise supplier CompuGift Limited.  Established in 1997, CompuGift is the UK's leading online source for promotional stress balls.

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