Are you considering what you should include in your business stationery pack?
For any business big or small we’d always recommend investing in good quality business stationery.
You might only need a few business cards, or you might decide to go the whole hog with a full range of branded stationery.
But no matter what you decide, it’s important to ensure your business stationery is well designed, professional and leaves a great impression of your business.
The term ‘business stationery’ encompasses all those branded items you typically use to represent your company such as business cards, letterheads, envelopes and compliments slips among other items.
3 things you might want to consider when choosing your business stationery…
- Order quantity (A good rule of thumb? The more you buy, the better the price)
- Design and layout
- Stock type
Your business stationery should include: Business Cards
Possibly one of the most important items on the business stationery checklist is business cards.
Your business card is often the first interaction someone will have with your company, so it’s important to make the best impression.
Everything from the layout, to the size and paper choice will impact on the finished result.
To find out what your business cards says about you, take a look at this article.
Remember, once you have your printed business cards, always carry a few on you wherever you go. You never know when the opportunity to hand one out might arise.
Often the best advice is less = more.
Your business stationery should include: With Compliments Slips
When buying a product or service, it’s the little things that boost the overall experience.
Simply including a compliments slip can make a world of difference. It’s a nice touch to add a handwritten note to correspondence with a client or customer where you can.
Remember to carry through your brand look and feel across your full range of business stationery to maintain a professional finish.
Your business stationery should include: Letterheads
A branded letterhead has a multitude of uses and for most businesses, sending out a printed letter or communication is still a regular occurrence.
A branded letterhead is the epitome of professionalism and paints your business in a reliable light.
Your business stationery should include: Envelopes
The same can be said for a branded envelope to hold your branded letterheads! It‘s an effective way to make your letters noticeable as soon as they land on your customers doormats. Even a simple logo is better than a plain envelope.
Consider including a braded notepad in your business stationery pack
Branded notepads are not necessarily an essential but definitely fall into the ‘nice to have’ category. If you often hold of attend meetings, pulling out a branded notepad is a sure-fire way to impress. You can also gift them to clients and customers and that’s a great way to keep your brand front of mind.
Would branded presentation folders be useful to you?
Branded folders are ideal for internal use or for professionally holding any information you might have to share with a prospective client.
How about a company brochure to complete your profesional business stationery pack?
Professionally present information about your products and services in a booklet you can easily hand out to prospects and clients alike. A brochure offers a fantastic opportunity to showcase your business and values.
Perfect for conferences and networking events. Take a look at our ultimate guide to brochure printing for some great tips.
Are you in need of business stationery?
If you’re ready to print your business stationery, speak to us.
We’ve a wealth of knowledge and years of experience to help you achieve a professional, well-designed business stationery pack.