It was becoming common to see signs along the side of the road: "We have SillyBandz" I was wondering what they were. Well, they're a new inexpensive craze for kids. As a promotional trend follower, I should've known this. You can tell my kids are older.
They are Stretchy, colorful, shaped rubber bands (View this photo) that kids are collecting and trading these all over the US. They are stirring so much attention from the kids, that some schools are saying no way during classroom hours. I thought if your company wants to target kids or their parents, and since school is almost out for summer, it may be a good time to customize some for your company. Especially if your audience is families. As you can see from the photos above, you can group them into categories. They arrive in a Poly-bag, have four random colored bands assorted in the following themes: Transportation, Insects, Music, Fruit, Dinosaurs, Dentist, Sea Creatures. Each pack includes a full-color 3 inch color custom card where you place your Brand and message. There is a small area too that includes all the safety issues for small children.