10 Eco Friendly Corporate Gifts Ideas in Singapore

8 corporate gift ideas

Corporate Gifts in Singapore are an essential way of networking with other businesses, building excellent relationships with customers, and showing appreciation to co-workers. However, Eco-Friendly gifts not only resonate with your brand image but also show your corporate social responsibility in keeping the environment clean. They demonstrate that you value and appreciate all stakeholders. Not only will environmentally conscious customers perceive your company positively, it feels good doing something that impacts the environment the right way. Amid all the custom corporate gifts in Singapore, it is imperative beneficial to choose the best corporate gift that fits the needs of your corporate clients. Here are 8 unique Custom Eco-Friendly Corporate Gift Ideas:


1. Canvas Zipper Pouch

There has been immense popularity in maintaining a clean and sustainable environment. Designed from a strong, recyclable, and durable cotton canvas material, a canvas zipper pouch is an excellent customised corporate gift. It can be customised to a size that is large enough to store stationery, electronic devices, and everyday’s essentials while still being small enough to fit into your main bag. A 100% canvas made zipper pouch gives an artistic and organic touch. It can be further customised with a stylish zipper to prevent your essentials from falling out. This makes it a multipurpose canvas zipper pouch that is in demand as a corporate gift in Singapore. These canvas zipper pouches are soft and flexible which easily replaces any PVC plastic storage cases. Moreover, you can customise its printing and design with us! Due to it being handier as compared to a normal bag, a pouch would be put to use without much hesitation.

2. Cotton Canvas Bag (Basic or Reversible bag)

Cotton Canvas Bags are better for the earth, they are reusable and recyclable which builds a positive image for your organisation. These bags are also durable, stylish and sturdy compared to cheap plastic bags. This customised canvas bag is an ideal goodie bag to carry collaterals in a corporate event. Can be used as a walking advertisement for your company, packaged as a corporate gift and sponsored items into this customised canvas bag.

Nowadays, more Singapore consumers are opting to use cotton canvas bags as they are functional for daily use. Other than offering quality and convenience, cotton canvas bag can also become a fashion accessory due to its printed design. Apart from the printed canvas bag in general, companies with higher purchasing power could go for a more premium tote bag option such as a reversible bag. It is a bag that is printed on both interior and exterior and could be used interchangeably. This way not only, users are able to match their bag to their outfit given 2 choices, but they are also able to save on purchasing multiple bags for different designs. Here is showing one of the Custom Reversible Canvas Bags that we have done for our client.

custom reversible bag

A reversible bag would not just be a fun and unique bag, it is also more durable than a normal canvas bag due to its double layered structure. As all our customised tote bag at TREA are made from scratch, we too can fulfil the requirement of edge to edge printing. Our tote bag has always been a versatile corporate gift for having a large surface to print as compared to other products. Therefore we have seen more and more creatives being imprinted on the bag and the tote bag has since then been transformed into an extraordinary designers’ bag. In most circumstances, the canvas bag will still be reused even after the event while the chances of plastic or paper bag being used again are lesser. Therefore this makes it an ideal eco-friendly gift as a promotional gift or corporate gifts in Singapore.

3. Wheat Cutlery Sets

Our Wheat Cutlery Sets contain a pair of chopsticks, a spoon and a fork made from natural wheat straws. The scraps of straws scattering on the surface create a significant design for this eco-friendly cutlery set. As compared to stainless steel cutlery sets, wheat cutlery sets are more practical to be carried around. They are shatter-proof, lightweight, and reusable which makes it a perfect corporate gift for everyday use. More importantly, they are more durable than the average plastic cutleries that are prone to breaking.

wheat cutlery sets

Besides being non-toxic and biodegradable, they are safe to use in fridges, dishwashers, lightweight, microwaves and ovens. The spoon and fork are anti-slip and have an ergonomic curve handle created to fit your hand to provide a comfortable grip. Printing on wheat cutlery sets as a corporate gift is getting more popular in Singapore. We can do 1 colour to multiple colour printing on the cover box as in the following image shown. This way, your corporate brand is not only known for its care for the environment but for further extending its influence to like-minded consumers.

4. Custom Drawstring Pouch

Anywhere people go, be it school, shopping or travelling, cotton canvas drawstring pouch plays an important role in carrying our essentials. You can store almost anything in these pouches, from stationary, electronic devices such as power banks to mere water bottles. TREA drawstring pouch efficiently replaces the use of paper bags as they are handy and lightweight. They look good and can use as a corporate packing carrier option. The company can pack their product samples in this custom drawstring pouch to be given out for their guests. Your guests can hold the pouch with the strings secured around their wrist while still participating in the corporate activities. It is without a doubt a practical and eco-friendly idea to customise a drawstring pouch as your corporate gift in Singapore.

custom drawstring pouch

5. Non Woven Bags Printing

You can create a professional impression by printing a trendy looking non-woven tote bag. They are affordable which makes buying in bulk an ideal option especially for corporate companies with smaller budgets. Non woven bag fabric are not only lightweight, but they can also be folded and compressed easily. This makes them popular amongst housewives who like bringing extra carriers for grocery shopping. They are large enough to store practically anything which also makes them excellent goodie bags in Singapore. On top of that, they are also easy to wash and dries fast compared to the cotton canvas bag.

Since non-woven bags are lightweight, recipients are willing to carry them for the entire event day. This can create awareness for your brand as your corporate logo printing on the non-woven bag is being seen regularly. Again, due to its lightweight feature, the weight of a non-woven bag will not add on to the weight of the product itself. This provides an alternative choice for a shopping bag or shoppers bag for corporate companies in Singapore. The custom non-woven bag has become popular in Singapore instead of the typical plastic bag or paper bag. Moreover, companies like Fairprice and IKEA are already supporting the use of a non-woven bag. This is a clear indicator of non woven bags being eco-friendly corporate gifts in Singapore.

6. Custom Lunch Boxes and Containers

In today’s busy corporate world, it is common for most people to take away their meals. For those who are more health conscious, they might have packed their home cooked meals and reheat them in the office. Therefore a custom lunch box or personalised containers would be an ideal corporate gifts to be given to the employees. It is an encourage for being environmentally friendly and promote healthy living at the same time. However as much as most of the plastic food containers can be microwaved, the idea of heating up a plastic wasn’t entirely convincing to everyone. Therefore the material of the lunch box is what makes it a safe and practical gift that the recipients would us. Instead of picking a plastic labelled safe to be microwaved, company can choose our custom wheat fiber lunch box. Wheat fibre is biodegradable and safe to be reheated multiple times. It is freezer safe as well and hold high temperature.

However not all wheat fiber lunch boxes are microwavable, it is important to consult the supplier before getting them in bulk. Even so, getting a wheat fiber lunch box to contain your meal would still be way safer and durable in a long run as compared to a plastic food container. In most selection, such eco friendly lunch box would come with 1 or 2 utensils for your greatest convenient to consume your meals on the go. For companies who are looking for a practical eco friendly gift, a wheat lunch box would be most ideal option.

7. Stainless Steel Straw Printing

Straws are ubiquitous in the Singaporean daily lives. In fact, it is estimated that 2.2 million straws are used every day in Singapore, most of which end up in the canals, drains, and eventually the oceans. As a result, restaurants and eateries such as KFC in Singapore have now stopped the use of plastic straws completely. Stainless steel Straws are excellent replacements to the single-use plastic straws. They are functional corporate gifts that reflect greatly on your company’s corporate social responsibility. You can get the Stainless Steel Straw that comes with a brush for hygiene and cleaning purposes.

custom stainless steel straw

Other than the typical stainless steel straw in the market, we do have a more unique option which is Foldable Stainless Steel Straw. It is made of degradable silicone with stainless steel material. To further promote eco friendly and for hygiene purposes, this straw is being kept in a wheat fibre container. It is only less than 8cm in height and convenient to be brought around. Printing of logo can be printed on the container and an unique corporate gift is produced.

8. Eco-friendly Notebook with Pen

There are plenty of times when you need to put the pen on paper—from staff meetings, reviewing project reports, doodling, noting ideas, or even interviewing a potential new hire. A custom printed notebook made out of recyclable kraft paper is an eco-friendly gift that recipients are bound to love them. The cover of the notebook offers an ideal area for customised printing with a company logo, artwork, names or inspirational quotes. You can also customise the pen it comes along with that has a little storage space for you to keep it. Comparing to existing notebooks with covers made out of polyurethane (PU) and genuine leather, eco-friendly notebooks are biodegradable. Notebook with a pen will never go wrong as eco-friendly corporate gifts. As it is always being ranked as one of the top popular corporate gifts in Singapore.

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9. Stainless Steel Mug with Straw

Among the wide range of corporate gifts for customization, the products that can be customised with individual name are limited. This Stainless Steel Mug w/ Straw is exactly the gift that you can have personalized name on it! This stainless steel mug can be paired with stainless steel straw with brush that make it a complete set of drink ware. On top of that, it can be gifted along with silicone lid and sleeve which could value add to this custom gift. The best custom method for this mug would be laser engraving due to it being a 304 stainless steel material. Laser engraving support individual name personalisation and give the most long lasting stay on the mug. The limitation would be that any name or logo that to be engraved would only appear as silver-ish white tone due to the nature of stainless steel material. Therefore it does not support any multiple logo color or any color other than silver-ish white. If you are looking at printing multiple colour design on the mug, there are plenty of custom mugs here for your selection!

10. Food Grade Silicone Collapsible Mug

Silicone collapsible mugs are probably by far the most popular and valuable eco friendly gifts in year 2019. It is not a regular mug that could hold your beverage, it is interchangeable between different capacity, and innovative enough to be collapsed and kept as a pocket size gift. Another key selling point would be it being a food grade silicone that support its unique point of being collapsible, while keeping consumer safe at the same time. Our Silicone Collapsible Mug can hold both cold and hot beverage as high as 200 degree celcius, it is also freezer safe! Furthermore this mug can be printed with almost any logo on its white rim or holder that was made with hard plastic. This Custom Food Grade Silicone Collapsible Mug would be a premium corporate gifts that consist of both innovation and eco friendliness.

The Takeaway

With the increasing climatic changes and emergent concerns about the harmful effects of plastics, it’s time to switch to more eco-friendly corporate gifts in Singapore. The custom corporate gifts business world ought to make an endeavour into eco-friendly gifts printing that will go a long way than just making customers feel good. These eco friendly corporate gifts will create a cherished sense of appreciation and admiration for the recipients that will reflect well on your company.