Holiday Gift Guide: Custom Gifts for Employees

Are you planning on giving gifts to your employees this holiday season? Are you wondering what kinds of gifts they will be able to use and enjoy? At Spotlight Strategies, we offer many fun gift options that are also a good way to showcase your company. Our selection includes several different, aesthetically pleasing, and useful custom gift options that can promote your business by displaying your name or logo as your employees use them again and again.

Custom employee gifts can be a wonderful way to show your employees they are appreciated. Employees often love getting company swag as gifts, and more than that, everyone loves receiving practical items they can use while they are at work or on the go. You can give your team gifts such as clothing, accessories, office supplies, and even snacks or candy, all with custom branding that promotes your business.

Giving custom promotional gifts for the holidays can also be a great way to promote a fun and pleasant work culture, improve morale, and ensure that employees feel valued and appreciated by the company.

So, what are some ideas for custom gifts that you can give your team this holiday season?

Personalized Gift Ideas

Personalized gifts are the perfect way to show workers that you appreciate all their hard work this holiday season. At Spotlight Strategies, we have the promotional company products you need to give your employees some fun items they can use in or out of the workplace. The following guide covers several of our fan-favorite products for custom employee gifts.

Tote Bags

Tote bags have been popular to give as promotional gifts for a long time, and there’s a reason they’re such a classic! Tote bags are always useful and come in many colors and sizes. We carry many different types of tote bags, including:


Everyone loves wearing a hat to work on casual Fridays. Company hats are a fun way to show pride in the workplace with a casual vibe. Our hats come in multiple colors and can be emblazoned with your company name and logo, as well as any other details you’d like to include! We carry many different styles of headwear, including:

T-shirts and Polos

gift ideasComfortable shirts, such as T-shirts and polos, are very popular promotional items for companies to provide to their employees. These shirts are comfy, durable, and fun to wear. At Spotlight Strategies, we partner with companies like Hanes, Gildan, and Port & Company to bring you fashionable tees that are bright, colorful, and, most importantly, comfortable! Our shirts come in many colors and sizes, so you can order whatever kinds you need.

We have several different styles of shirts, including:

Hoodies or Sweatshirts

Our hoodies and sweatshirts make the perfect company sway for your employees. They are great for cooler weather and for staying comfortable in chillier office settings. Our hoodies and sweatshirts are made of soft fabrics and come in many colors and styles, so you’re sure to find something cozy that falls within your budget.

You can get them in light, medium, or heavy-weight fabrics, depending on your preferences. Fabric types include cotton, polyester, and a 50/50 blend. We partner with companies such as OGIO, Sport-Tek, Champion, and Carhartt to bring you these hoodies and sweatshirts.

Styles of hoodies and sweatshirts include:


Accessories make great small gifts for your employees! These gifts can be ideal for larger teams, where it may be difficult to find everyone’s clothing size or teams where these custom gifts may be part of a larger gift basket.

The best accessories will be both beautiful and practical, and we pride ourselves on offering a great selection of accessories that are both. Our selection includes:

Office Items

custom giftsMany people work in an office, so useful items for the office make a lot of sense for holiday gifts. Make your employees’ jobs easier and more enjoyable with our useful office items. Our office items come in many colors and can easily be customized with your company name or logo.

We carry many useful and attractive office items, including:

Computer Accessories

What office space would be complete without computers? Getting your employees fun and useful accessories for their work computers is a great way to show appreciation and add some fun company colors to the office decor.

Useful computer accessories we carry include:

Drinkware and Accessories

Glasses, cups, and mugs are always fun fits for employees to receive from their employers. Each person can decide if they want to take it home and use it there or keep it as their go-to office drink container. Getting glasses or mugs printed with your company logo or a fun company saying can be a great way to add some custom flair.

We have many styles of drinkware to choose from, including:

Food Gifts

Most people love getting food, drinks, snacks, or candy as gifts during the holidays. At Spotlight Strategies, we carry many different foods, beverages, and food-related items, so you’re sure to find something to match everybody’s personal taste.

Some of the food and food-related items we carry include:

In Closing

Providing your employees with custom gifts for the holidays can be a great way to show them your gratitude for all their hard work. Giving fun, promotional company items makes them feel valued and take pride in their employer.

At Spotlight Strategies, we make all kinds of custom products, supplies, and signs for your business. We offer promotional gift items that make great custom employee gifts and pride ourselves on having an extensive selection that can accommodate nearly any brand kit or budget. Visit our website for more information about our products or shop our store to get a head start on your holiday shopping.