Wristbands are the latest fashion trends, gaining importance in day-to-day activities. Silicone wristbands allow people to make personalized, custom statements. As people all want to stand out and look fashionable, they strive to wear the latest clothing fashions, perfumes, hair styles, makeup and accessories. Promotional wristbands have become a necessary go-to fashion accessory for teenagers and young adults. They can easily be used to promote a wide array of events, ideas and causes. Wristbands gained popularity and notoriety with Lance Armstrong’s yellow cancer fighting “LIVESTRONG”wristbands in 2004.

The advantages of promotional wristbands include:

  • As an inexpensive, fashionable promotion piece, wristbands can fit into any type of budget.
  • They are easily incorporated into conventions, parties, festivities and concerts.
  • Nightclubs, to promote events and control crowds, often use wristbands.
  • Wristbands also help limit underage drinking at promotional events and parties.
  • They can be used to honor employees’ achievements.
  • Wristbands are excellent for promoting new events, including product releases.
  • They are commonly used for music events, sporting events, fun parks, schools, entertainment venues and conferences.

Wristbands can easily be distributed via a number of means, including placing them in reception or front desk areas so customers can take one that their convenience. They can also be personally distributed to customers on a one-on-one basis.

Wristbands are excellent promotional items, for the following reasons:

  • As fashion increases in importance, wristbands give people an individual sense of style.
  • Available in a variety of colors and styles, wristbands are the perfect fashion accessories.
  • Promotional wristbands are one of the most popular fashion accessories for teenagers.
  • They help promote causes and ideas, giving teenagers and young adults an outlet for personal beliefs.
  • Directly printing promotional messages on wristbands and distributing them to potential customers can help promote products.
  • Wristbands can also be used to promote campaigns in person, instead of relying strictly on print advertising and social media.

There are a number of different types of wristbands. Embossed wristbands contain raised words that are not engraved. Debossed wristbands are the exact opposite of embossed wristbands. Additionally, silk printed wristbands offer printed messages instead of engraving or raised lettering. Lastly, wristbands are clean, safe, secure, waterproof, tamperproof, sweat proof and are extremely durable.