Case Study: Carus Promotional Products

Year-End Branded Swag The Client Carus, headquartered in Peru, IL, is an international provider of innovative, quality products that help solve environmental concerns. The company’s four key vertical markets are Municipal, Industrial, Hazardous Remediation and Air Purification. The Work Near the end of each year for the past several years, Carus has utilized Adventure’s graphic design and procurement capabilities for promotional products. It’s their way of using up the remainder of their annual marketing budget for employee gifts and client giveaways, both of which help boost brand awareness. The end-of-year branded swag covers a range of product categories. It typically [...]

By | 2019-10-08T13:09:45-05:00 October 9th, 2019|

Case Study: Avatar Website

A User-Friendly Website Built to Customize The Client Avatar Corporation is a manufacturer of products for the food, drug and personal care industries located in south suburban Chicago. All their products are manufactured in accordance with quality standards that meet or exceed all applicable Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP). The Work Avatar’s website was outdated, not mobile-friendly and offered limited functionality and customization. It was not conducive to helping the company achieve its goals, so they reached out to Adventure to update their site for the benefit of customers and employees alike. We built the website on the Magento platform, which [...]

By | 2019-09-10T14:58:09-05:00 September 25th, 2019|

Case Study: PolyJohn SEO

Soaring Up the Google Search Results The Client PolyJohn is a family-owned, international manufacturer of portable toilets and sinks that serves portable restroom rental companies, known in the industry as portable restroom operators (PROs). The Work The company needed to jolt life into its search engine optimization (SEO) because it was getting zero penetration. The PolyJohn website was buried deep in the search engine results pages (SERP) rather than being front and center. This was a major concern when you consider that, according to HubSpot, 66% of buyers don’t go past the top 5 Google listings, and 75% don’t go [...]

By | 2019-09-10T14:25:56-05:00 September 11th, 2019|

Project Recap: Core Homes Sell Sheets

Thanks to Core Homes for trusting us with the design & printing of their new home sell sheets! Need Help with Your Commercial Printing? Take refuge in an industry leader in modern marketing that guarantees print isn’t dying, only evolving. Adventure’s roots are in printing, but over the years, we’ve transformed to become a full-service marketing agency. We have in-house production capabilities and an extensive network of highly-rated vendors in our list of contacts, so we can help you save money and get your project turned around quickly. Our standard commercial printing capabilities include: 1-Color to 8-Color + CoatingsUp to [...]

By | 2019-09-04T08:40:59-05:00 September 4th, 2019|

Case Study: Slick Locks Website

A Modern, New Website for an Innovative Company The Client Slick Locks is a family-owned and operated business in south suburban Chicago. It manufactures the only drill-free, stainless steel vehicle locking hasps on the market. Its innovative bracket designs have made Slick Locks the top choice of large fleet managers worldwide. The Work A company like Slick Locks with state-of-the-art products requires a modern website, so they contacted Adventure. The site was dated, cluttered and, simply put, not as user-friendly as it could be. We cleaned it up with a fresh new look that made it more aesthetically pleasing and [...]

By | 2019-08-22T16:09:00-05:00 August 28th, 2019|

Project Recap: Ottawa Savings Bank Facebook Ads

Looking to promote your services, stay top-of-mind and cross-sell your current customers & website visitors? Take a look at these recent Facebook Carousel & Single Image Ads that will promote Ottawa Savings Bank and retarget website visitors and introduce them to additional products and services they offer. Why Social Media? The emergence of social media as a global phenomenon has created quite a buzz in B2B & B2C communities. Cloaked under the guise of “free marketing,” businesses of all shapes and sizes hastily set up social media accounts expecting increased business overnight. Unfortunately, effective social media is not free and it [...]

By | 2019-08-20T11:35:10-05:00 August 21st, 2019|

Case Study: Claire’s & Icing Holiday Promotion

Employee Holiday Gifts Galore! The Client Claire’s is one of the world’s top retailers of jewelry, accessories and toys for girls, tweens and teenagers. Icing is the company’s second brand that offers jewelry, accessories and beauty products for young women in the 18-35 age range. The Work Each year during the holiday season, the company implements an employee incentive program that includes promotional product giveaways. For this program, Adventure played the role of Santa for the required products and promotional scratch-off posters. There were multiple challenges associated with this project: a tight turn time, the number of products and the [...]

By | 2019-08-13T08:22:54-05:00 August 12th, 2019|

Adventure-Designed Tradeshow Booth Chosen as Standout Exhibit at IFT19

We are proud to announce that a tradeshow booth we designed was recently selected as a standout exhibit by Competitive Edge. We developed the booth concept for our client Avatar to use at IFT19, hosted by the Institute of Food Technologies. The booth was recognized in the category of Effective Visual Communications. Competitive Edge said in a release: “A cleverly worded headline tells visitors not only what Avatar does, but why they should pay attention. This startling grammatic style cuts through to grab the attention of visitors.” To read the full release, click here. If you need help grabbing attention [...]

By | 2019-08-06T09:58:14-05:00 August 8th, 2019|

Project Recap: Electri-Flex Backwall

A little glimpse at an "in-progress" job for our client Electri-Flex out of Roselle, IL. From concept to near completion, we utilized a stock photo of the Chicago skyline then photographed and photoshopped the client's flexible conduit around the skyline. This impactful visual will be used on a 10' wide backwall at tradeshows this season. Need Help With Your Tradeshow Display? Tradeshows play an important role in introducing and supporting your company’s brand. Whether you are making a first impression or nurturing an existing relationship, our innate marketing sense effortlessly compliments your brand by balancing cost-effectiveness with function and form. Whether [...]

By | 2019-08-07T09:33:39-05:00 August 7th, 2019|