Blogs

Christmas gifts: check out our new Dopper giftboxes 7 October 2020

Are you on the hunt for Christmas gifts? Check out these beautiful Dopper giftboxes and you can probably stop hunting. In this blog, we provide you an overview of all 6 giftsets. 

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These are the sustainable materials that our products are made of 24 July 2020

Products at Greengiving are in most cases made from sustainable materials that come directly from nature and are biodegradable. However, there are still some differences between those materials that are not always easy to explain in a product text. For example, what exactly is sustainable about wood, bamboo, cork, wheat straw, RPET, cotton or jute? These commonly used materials are all discussed in this blog. Read on!

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Sustainable promotional gifts: 4 trends in 2020 28 January 2020

In the branche of promotional items it is always, trade shows are major players who determine the trends for a specific year. Fortunately, we are seeing that sustainability is still gaining ground, so that more and more companies are opting for a sustainable alternative to their gifts. For 2020, we see a number of trends that we will keep in mind when adding new products to our range. They also offer enough inspiration to be able to give away some striking and original gifts this year.

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Client case: Anne Frank House Amsterdam scores with sustainable tote bags 21 January 2020

The Anne Frank House is known all over the world and is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Amsterdam. All these tourists come to see where a Jewish girl and her family spent part of the Second World War. The accompanying museum shop is crowded. Behind the counter we see something familiar, because there are the black and white tote bags that are sold by Greengiving. We get a personal tour of the museum and the shop of Joost de Wijer, manager of the book and museum shop, while he talks about his reasons for choosing cotton tote bags from Greengiving.

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Greengiving.eu finished 1st place at the .eu Web Awards! 21 November 2019

After Greengiving.nl was launched about 10 years ago, we noticed that our European neighbours were quite interested in sustainable promotional gifts as well. And that was how Greengiving.de, Greengiving.be and Greengiving.eu were born. For this sixth edition of the .eu Web Awards, Greengiving.eu has been nominated as the best website in the “Better World” category. And we won!

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The special story behind your Retulp water bottle 27 August 2019

Buying a beautiful drinking bottle while saving plastic and donating water at the same time? It almost sounds too good to be true. Yet it is all possible with the water bottles from Retulp. How? We will explain that to you in detail, so that you can do the same when you give these nice bottles to your relations. Read on to find out more about what the purchase of a Retulp bottle entails and what Mission Indisposable has to do with it.

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Back to work with an erasable Correctbook 13 August 2019

Of course, we prefer to do as much digitally as possible, but sometimes a notebook is just very useful for writing something down quickly. However, no ordinary paper is used for the new generation of notebooks. The revolutionary Correctbook is infinitely reusable thanks to the erasable pages. It is similar to a whiteboard, but with a writing experience like on paper - for example, the ink does not stain when you wipe over it. Read on for all the benefits of this magical notebook!

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Why you should respond to the demand for eco friendly products 9 July 2019

Why do you need sustainable promotional gifts? You may not be concerned about the environment at all (stupid, if we may say so), but it is still worthwhile to opt for sustainable gifts. Why? It´s actually quite simple: the consumer wants it and when you choose eco-friendly promotional gifts, your reputation increases, according to research by Unilever.

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We're nominated for best .eu website! So happy! 18 June 2019

Our Greengiving.eu customers are something special. We are originally a Dutch company, but started a few years ago with a Europe-oriented website in English because we noticed people from all over Europe were interested in our sustainable business gifts. And our efforts paid off, since the website has been nominated for the .eu Web Awards, where prizes are awarded for the best .eu websites. Please read further if you'd like to win a cake.

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Everything you need to know about seedpaper 27 May 2019

There you are, with a piece of seedpaper in your hand. You have just given it away to your customers and now they are asking all kinds of question you have no idea about. Or maybe you received it from a business partner and you think it's a very nice idea, but you miss the green hands. No problem, we will help you out by telling exactly what you need to do to turn your seedpaper into a flower bed.

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