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Most Popular Corporate Gifts by Country [Research]

03 Aug

When you’re playing the role of office Santa, and working on lists of the best corporate gift ideas, you need to take into consideration a lot of factors: recipients’ roles, relationship to the sending company, their country, local traditions, personal preferences, and more. We know the process can be overwhelming, and wanted to make the research process easier for our clients, so Gift Baskets Overseas compiled this comprehensive list of the most popular business gifts by country.

GiftBasketsOverseas Most Popular Corporate Gifts Around the World Research

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What to Do With Gifts Received for Rosh Hashanah?

01 Aug

Are you one of the lucky ones who’s being lavished with tons of Rosh Hashanah gifts every year? So many that you can’t even wrap your head around what to do with all these delicious goodies? Or maybe this time around you just want to make your traditional celebration a little bit different?

Gift giving etiquette does not allow you to re-gift, and honestly, you probably don’t want to do it. Besides, why would you if there are so many exciting ways to use all the honey, apples, and pomegranates from your kosher gift basket in ways you’d never thought possible! So, if after the celebration you still have plenty of gifts received for Rosh Hashanah as leftovers, just keep on reading to find out how to get the most of them:

Apples & Honey: the most traditional of Gifts Received for Rosh Hashanah

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Unique Vacation Ideas & Things to Do When Visiting the USA

25 Jul

Planning your American holiday?  You’re probably looking for unique experiences and things to do when visiting the USA.  If you want to plan a vacation that is as unique as you, has something for everyone in your family or something fun for a 5 day stay; the infographic below will help you discover where to dig for diamonds in the south, track down an elusive Yeti while visiting popular monuments and attend unique festivals like the high heel races in Washington DC.

Don’t settle for standard when you can have some cool experiences that create memories that last a lifetime!

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Ready to find out more?  Scroll below and find even more amazing options to ensure you have an incredible experience on your trip.

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How Sending Gifts Abroad Can Help With Saving Rain Forests

23 Jul

This month, Gift Baskets Overseas is proud to announce its new partnership with Rainforest Trust – a U.S.-based conservation nonprofit organization founded in 1988 that protects vital habitat around the world for species, communities, and the planet.

Rainforest Trust and Gift Baskets Overseas partnership

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Celebrating Eid al-Adha Around The World

15 Jul

Soon, millions of Muslims across the globe will come together to begin celebrating Eid al-Adha on August, 20 2018. If you are familiar with Islam’s culture you probably know that it is one of the two major festivals in Islam, the second largest religion in the world. Known as the Feast of Sacrifice or “big Eid,” this holy celebration marks the end of the Hajj. The Hajj is the annual pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca and commemorates Ibrahim’s willingness to follow God’s will to sacrifice his son.

Despite this trouble beginning to the tale, Eid al-Adha is a joyous occasion. It is time to celebrate and unite with family and friends. Around 2 billion Muslims share similar traditions observing the festival, however, depending on the region Eid festivities may vary and have its own unique cultural touch. So, which countries celebrate Eid al-Adha around the world?

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Leveraging Employee Birthday Recognition for Loyalty

10 Jul

In fast-paced corporate environments the best companies treat their employees as the most valuable asset. Corporate awards, workplace celebrations, and employee birthday recognition all are important parts of internal company loyalty programs.

On the one hand, a birthday is very personal, intimate fete. Not everyone would enjoy the public announcement of such a special date in the office. On the other hand, the employer can a build really warm, non-formal relation with their team using such moments in an appropriate way, so the benefits of celebrating employee birthdays at the workplace are numerous.

How To Use Corporate Corporate Birthday Celebrations to Increase Loyalty - Gift Baskets Overseas corporate blog

 

So keep reading, as we focus on employee birthday recognition ideas that will help increase loyalty and improve turnaround.

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How to Send Gifts to India – All You Need to Know

02 Jul

You’ve got friends or associates on the other side of the world, and now you’re not sure how to send gifts to India? No worries, that’s why we’re here. The idea of gift giving in India goes back to ancient times when people gifted fabric, jewelry, even cattle and grain to the ones they loved and respected. Being a traditional culture, many people in India still remain faithful to old customs. Despite global modernization, sending gifts to India is still a good way to demonstrate mutual trust and bonding. It’s the best way to build friendships, professional relationships, romantic relationships, and make amends. For those who are spiritual it is thought to even clean your karma to be reincarnated in the next life.

How to Send Gifts to India: especially during Diwali

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GiftBasketsOverseas.com Upgrades Your Data Protection with GDPR Compliance for All Customers

28 Jun

GiftBasketsOverseas.com has always protected your privacy and personal data, keeping it secure and never sharing it with third parties. Now we’re taking that security to a new level, and ensuring we remain in compliance with the new GDPR rules from the EU. Since we have always valued your privacy and security, we’re rolling out these improvements for all our customers around the world – not just those based in the EU.

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As a result of the updates, you’ll notice a few changes:

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FIFA World Cup 2018 – A List Of Gifts For Diehard Fans

25 Jun

Some call it soccer, some call it football, and everyone calls it fun! Once every 4 years, the whole world comes a little bit closer. 32 countries gather to play some amazing matches and discover the world’s best soccer (football) team! The FIFA World Cup 2018 is here. This is a unique time where nations all over the world bond over a single sport. Differences are all temporarily put aside in favor for cheering on your favorite team! But how do you celebrate it?

FIFA World Cup 2018- Celebrating Football!

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At GBO, we have TONS of soccer fans, so it’s only natural that we worked together to write a blog about some of the countries we are from. What does their team history look like? What’s the most popular gift to send to that country?   Below you’ll find our team’s comments on a few country’s soccer teams, and how best to cheer them on and support their fans!

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How to Celebrate Greek Name Days

15 Jun

Continuing our tour through the world, gift by gift, we’ve landed in Greece. A beautiful and rich country, Greece is the go-to destination for many tourists. But that raises the question: how do you spoil people who live in a beautiful nation nestled near the sea? Along with that, how do you surprise friends and business partners with gifts? Additionally, what rules are there for sending a gift basket? Finally, what holidays are you forgetting?

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