Poll | What is the most desirable swag item?

At trade shows, what do you hope to snag?
Author:
Publish date:
An array of branded swag including hats, cup and coozie on a white background.

A collection of swag items we rounded up in a few minutes at our office

While some trade show-goers covet lip balms to stash in every one of their pockets and bags, others hunt down snacks, handouts to replace their holey socks, or other freebies. We recently published an op-ed about doing away with useless swag items, which got us thinking: What do our readers consider to be useful versus useless? Vote now to help guide our industry.

Related

water_bottles-june-17

Quick poll | Bottle or bladder?

They both have advantages but what is your liquid delivery method of choice in the backcountry? Are you a traditionalist who doesn't mind stopping, fishing out your bottle, and quenching your thirst? Or do you prefer to drink on the fly with a reservoir/tube system. There's no ...read more

Woman holding REI trekking poles

Poll | Who makes the best trekking poles?

Hikers who use trekking poles swear they save their knees and improve their balance. Nowadays, poles are lighter, more compact and durable, and molded to fit gender-specific hands. If trekking poles are part of your hiking kit, which brand do you like best? ...read more

People in the dark wearing Petzl headlamps

Poll | Who makes the best headlamps?

When the sun goes down and the stars come out, a headlamp is essential to your camping and backpacking kit. These nine brands have come out with new and improved versions that are brighter, lighter, and more battery efficient, helping you either wash dishes and clean up camp or ...read more