Promotional calculators are some of the most appreciated of promotional gifts. Because they have immense practical value, they're something that a client is likely to carry around with them. They're also very inexpensive. Modern calculators can be built for very little money and it doesn't cost a lot to just give them away as gifts. Even though this is the case, any electronic device tends to give off an air of being expensive, which makes a very good impression on the person who receives it for free from a business.
Promotional calculators are great gifting choices for businesses that deal in fields that are associated with the devices themselves. An accountant, for instance, might want to give away calculators just before tax time to remind their customers that they have a lot of math in front of them, and that they may want a professional to handle it.
Promotional calculators are also good gift choices for educational institutions. If you're trying to court adult students with classes that might improve their lives and incomes, giving gifts such as these can put them in the mindset of someone who's looking to learn. Of course, if they opt to take a course, they already have a calculator that they can use to do their math assignments.
There are businesses that might not seem quite as obviously associated with the world of arithmetic that can also benefit from giving these as gifts. If you have an engineering firm, for instance, calculators are something that people likely associate your company with, at least in the back of their minds. Giving technology gifts away that have a natural association with your businesses allows you to get more power out of having your logo on the device. This is one of the reasons that pharma companies give pens: prescriptions are still thought of as being written on pads with pens, even though most of them are transmitted electronically now. The association is strong enough, however, that branding the associated objects creates a great advertising option.
Promotional calculators are among the more compelling choices for promotional gifts. If you have a company that has a green image, consider giving solar powered calculators away. Not only are you giving something practical, you're also giving something green. There are endless ways that you can integrate calculators into your promotional gifting plan and your marketing.