An umbrella or a parasol is a folding canopy meant to protect people from rain or sun rays. This popular item is are hand-held portable devices meant for personal use. Umbrellas can be divided into more categories: foldable umbrellas which fit into a bag or golfing umbrellas which are rather large. Another distinction can be made between manual umbrellas and spring-loaded automatic umbrellas.
Did you know, that umbrellas have been used as accessories since thousands of years ago? Findings of similar statue were found in the orient 3000 BC, which were mostly used to fan air towards the wealthy or create shade. The umbrellas have made their way over Persia to the Mediterranean area, like Greece and Rome. Decorated with silk, ivory, gemstones and gold, even here the umbrella was known as a symbol of power of the wealthy class.
In the 17th century, the umbrella started its conquest in Europe. The first pocket umbrella was invented in France. In two hundred years, the umbrella spread across all classes and was mostly used to protect against rain rather than sunshine.
Nowadays, each household owns at least one of these. Whether you're commuting from home to work or you're just walking from your car to the entrance, we all wish we had a sturdy umbrella on rainy days.
A brolly offers you many ways to tailor the product with your brand and message. From choosing the right printing technique,right up to the style of handle, we offer a wide assortment of options.
Many companies already discovered the benefits of handing out umbrellas, which is why brollies are often times part of the creative marketing and communication campaigns. The possibilities are many: as giveaways for customer acquisitions at a trade show, as premium gifts for loyal clients or as a gift for employees or business partners. Of course, printed in your corporate design and with your logo.
A personalised umbrella is a functional companion around the year and contains an excellent platform for advertising space, which transports your brand on the way to work and back. Umbrellas are excellent visual stimulators, making the most of vibrant colours and contrasts to stand out in the dominating black umbrella market. That is a great and bright view for everyone around.
Branded umbrellas can be extremely durable and bring you results months after your initial purchase. Business owners and marketers are encouraged to focus on quality, usability and durability in order to get maximum effect. 50 quality umbrellas could have 10 times the effect as 300 low-quality alternatives, when properly branded and distributed according to a good plan.
You can customise our items with just a few clicks. All you need to do is choose the one you like most from our website, then select a colour, the branding and the positioning of your logo. Last but not least, don't forget to input the quantity. After all this is done, add the configuration to your basket and upload your logo at the checkout.
If you're unsure how the product might look like, we recommend you request a free print preview. You'll get to virtually inspect the promotional product for free and it only takes 2 to 4 hours to receive this to your inbox. It's that easy!
Types of Umbrellas You Can Find
Umbrellas are classic promotional products, so we recommend you include one of these in this year's corporate hamper. Here you can see what types we offer:
- Large golfing umbrellas
- Folding parasols
- Automatic ones
- Double layered
- With metal or wooden handle
- With express delivery
- Windproof and more
The Benefits of Umbrellas as Promotional Products
Whether your order contains printed umbrellas in your companies unique colour or only an umbrella with your logo on it - allbranded can realize it. Order the version of a gift, your customers can use while walking around and take advantage of the following benefits:
- Large advertising area
- Quick and easy customisation
- Affordable prices
- Everyday essential that will not end up unused in a dusty corner
- Lots of options to choose from
- Express production and delivery
- Timeless object that can be used by absolutely everyone