Lanyards have been put in the spotlight for a long time now but their fame seems to never wear off through the years. They have become essential in everyone’s life as holders of important items. Everywhere, busy people are wearing lanyards where their identification cards are clipped on. Some teens have their cell phones, cameras, or mp3 players dangling from their neck with the use of lanyards. Lanyards are used by adults as key or pouch holders. Small lanyards can be made and put on children’s clothes so the children will not have a hard time pulling their zippers up or down. Lanyards clearly have so many uses that they are the kind of items that shouldn’t be put aside.
Logo Lanyards are wide strap lanyards imprinted with various designs from cartoon and game characters, words like mottos or tag lines, and different logos. Because of this, logo lanyards have also become a widely used promotional method by a lot of companies and other establishments. It’s a good way to market establishments, businesses and charities and spread messages in an effective way.
Buying lanyards is very inexpensive. Lanyards are being sold in every stall together with other accessories like bracelets and small stuffed toys. Sometimes lanyards have a small stuffed toy attached to them, encouraging the female population to buy the lanyard together with the stuff toy. Lanyards like this are good as gifts.
Logo lanyards with cartoon characters and school logos are more popular among school children. Schools can give free lanyards with the school name and logo during the students’ orientation or they can sell it in the school’s stores. Some college students love to have their school logos printed on their lanyards to show that they are proud to be accepted in that school. Because of the popularity of lanyards, people also learned how to make one. They use low-priced plastic cords from craft shops. Sometimes they use the method of stitching or braiding to make a lanyard. Establishments order them in bulk to sell or to give for free, as a form of advertisement.
Many companies have been manufacturing high quality logo lanyards for over years. Online stores are full of information about lanyards. Customers will know a lot about what a lanyard is and how it is made by using different materials. They also provide themes for the lanyards and different attachments or hardware that are customized for holding different items, like the split rings for key chain materials, quick release buckles to remove and connect the attached item on the lanyard, and water-bottle holders.
Lots of shops also offer several printing methods to choose from. They have hot stamping, screen printing, full color, laser engraving and embossing.
Hot stamping is a method where the design of the customer is made on the heated plate and a colored film is put on the lanyard. The plate then is pressed on the lanyard heating the colored film. Screen printing on the other hand provides a more durable print with high quality design. A screen is formed into the customer’s design and it was placed on the lanyard and colored ink is applied on the screen. Full color imprints the design in full color while using a four color process. Laser engraving is made with the use of a laser to engrave the image on the lanyard while embossing is a method of stamping images or words on the material.
With the high quality materials and these methods, many companies make sure that their logo lanyards are created in the best way possible. Customers will surely love to have their lanyards crafted in such stores.