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Promotional Products That Will Actually Come in Handy

Promotional Products That Will Actually Come in Handy

We’re sure you’re already familiar with the typical promotional products handed out to you at events: water bottles, key chains, magnets, pens, pretty much anything you can fit a company logo on, you’ve seen it!

You may have been given these items and simply thrown them away or put them in a drawer you know you will never open again. With that being said, if your company or business is looking for a different promotional product that your customers will actually use, keep reading for some ideas!

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Our July Special

Our July Special

What is more essential to have during the hottest month of the summer than a bottle of water? Absolutely NOTHING!

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Summer Event Product Essentials

Summer Event Product Essentials

It’s that time of year again! Summer is the season for company picnics, charity runs, sport tournaments, the list goes on and on. If you are in charge of planning any outdoor event, we have the products that fit all of your summertime needs! People aren’t always aware that we offer a variety of different products, so here is a list of a few of the many we have to offer. read more…

How to Upcycle a T-Shirt into a Reusable Tote

How to Upcycle a T-Shirt into a Reusable Tote

If you’re like us, you have one million old t-shirts from different events in your closet. This means we are always looking for ways to upcycle in stylish and easy ways, and today we decided to upcycle a t-shirt into a reusable tote in honor of Earth Day. You can do this with any tee shirt you no longer want to wear, but still want to get some use out of. Follow these five easy steps and you’ll have a reusable bag in five minutes. read more…

Custom T-Shirts for Stag and Drags

Custom T-Shirts for Stag and Drags

If you’re from northwestern Pennsylvania, you know what a great fundraiser (and celebration) a stag and drag party can be. Picking the right shirt for your stag and drag is an important way that you and your bridal party can stand out from the crowd. Let’s say you’re looking for something bright and attention-getting. You can go for a fluorescent tee. If you’re going for a more subtle look – but still want to match with your friends – we can help.

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What is a vector graphic, and why does CIS prefer them over other images?

What is a vector graphic, and why does CIS prefer them over other images?

Out of all of the different programs, formats, and color modes to choose from we always prefer to have a vector file from our customers. Vector designs and raster designs may seem similar in nature but there is a serious difference in the outcome of the printing process. This is a conversation we have daily with our customers, and it can be more than a little confusing. Follow the yellow brick road below to figure it out.
 

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How to Create Artwork on our Online Design Studio

How to Create Artwork on our Online Design Studio

Have a design idea that you need to get out of your brain and onto a shirt? We have an easy online design studio to make all your wildest dreams come true.

You have two choices when designing an item on our website. First, you can have your own artwork in vector format and you can upload it to our design studio. Second you can design a shirt using the clip art we provide.

Uploading your own Design

To upload your own design first go to our design studio at creativeimprintsystems.com/design and then choose upload image which is under the edit design section on the left. The supported file types that are able to be uploaded are .PDF, .EPS, .SVG, and .AI. If you try to upload a different type of file it will not work. There is also a 25MB maximum file size that is able to be uploaded. When you have your file uploaded the artwork will show on the item you have chosen. You can pick any color item in a rainbow of choices to see what your artwork will look like on any of them. read more…

Choosing the Right Uniform for your Spring Sports Team

Choosing the Right Uniform for your Spring Sports Team

It’s hard to believe it, but spring sports are here (even if it doesn’t look like it outside.) Picking a uniform for your softball, baseball, track, lacrosse, or any of the other spring sport is intimidating. If you take a few factors into consideration we can make it easy…we swear! read more…

Our Locations:

Erie Location:
2670 West 11th St,
Erie, PA 16505
Phone: (814) 835-1000

 

Harborcreek Location:
4723 Buffalo Rd,
Harborcreek, PA 16510
Phone: (814) 898-2728

 

Meadville Location:
525 Baldwin St,
Meadville, PA 16335
Phone: (814) 336-1001