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Finding The Right Vendor For Corporate Gift Baskets - Articles Surfing
Corporate gift baskets are one of the most popular items to give around the office, whether you are celebrating the holidays or simply rewarding a productive employee. Many businesses are even turning to these arrangements to reward their most loyal clients. The ideas for these arrangements are as varied as the vendors who sell them. For example, you could choose a gourmet chocolate arrangement to give your client, employee, or coworker. Chocolate arrangements make a great impression on the recipient, provided the vendor cares enough to make them truly luxurious. They also provide the recipient with treats that can be enjoyed for many weeks. Unlike fruits and meats that can spoil, chocolate lasts for a long time, which means it will continue to remind the recipient of your thoughtfulness.
When shopping for corporate gift baskets, you have three main choices for a vendor. First, you can shop at a retail store in your area, but these are often hard to find. If you do find one, you will likely pay more than you should for the arrangements, because the retail location will have high overhead costs to cover.
Another option is to shop through a paper catalogue. This works well, provided you can plan ahead of time. Catalogue shopping is not quick. You have to wait to receive the catalogue, and then choose your arrangement, mail back the order form, and finally you will receive your present.
The third and best option to use when shopping for corporate gift baskets is to use an online vendor. Many paper catalogues have turned to the internet to help them promote their products and arrangements. By shopping online, there is far less wait time, and you can purchase your products the day you begin shopping.
Make sure you find a vendor that takes pride in their arrangements. You want a vendor that packages the arrangements by hand, because this means that your purchase will look great when you give it to the recipient. Also, carefully check the brands used in the arrangements. When giving gifts around the office, you want to show that you have class. If you do not recognize the names used in the arrangements of a particular vendor, find another company to shop with.
Also, find a vendor that has flexible shipping options. You never know when you are going to need an arrangement quickly to help close a deal or impress a client. Overnight and expedited shipping are important resources to have for this particular type of vendor. However, you will not always be in a hurry, so make sure that the vendor also has more affordable shipping options for your every day needs.
One of the best vendors offering corporate gift baskets online today is Van's Gifts. This company started as a paper catalogue in 1984, and has since brought their business to the World Wide Web. They offer fast shipping when needed, with affordable shipping options as well. They use name brands such as Godiva and Dean and Deluca in their arrangements, and every arrangement they sell is arranged by hand to ensure quality. If you would like to see what they have to offer, check out their website at http://www.vansgifts.com, where you can browse their entire catalogue from the comfort of your home or office.
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