When it comes to sales incentives, cash is king.
However, if you want to motivate your direct sales team to work together to achieve organizational goals, non-monetary rewards like gifts work best.
That’s why we put together this list of inspired sales team gift ideas for sales kickoff meetings, company retreats, and other annual team events. These universally appealing gifts will also work well for office or department holiday celebrations.
12 Sales Team Gift Ideas
Each of the 12 sales team gift ideas that we selected can be customized with your company logo and colors to help promote company culture and build team identity.
A great team building gift for corporate retreats. Practical, rustic accessories are accompanied by classic snacks with a contemporary spin.
This delicious assortment of gourmet treats includes Grey Ghost Bakery Chocolate Bourbon Cookies; Giddy Up Nuts Almonds in 2 flavors: Rosemary Garlic & Brazen Buffalo; Martin’s Handmade Pretzels; & Mustard and Co. Stoneground Mustard.
The Finley Mill Multi-tool, Stashlight (LED flashlight with secret stash compartment), Grabit Bottle Opener, & Brockman wood clipboard set with brass hexagon pen can all be customized with your company logo.
The Trailblazer collection is carefully packed in a customized gift box with personalized card.
Experience virtual reality, hands free. The King Cobra VR™ Viewer is a full-size head-mounted virtual reality headset which features a built-in magnetic trigger button that allows you to easily interact with virtual reality games and apps like Google Cardboard. An optional 15 1/2″ head strap is included.
A delicious travel companion for weary road warriors. This customizable travel themed gift box is full of easy access snacks packed with salty goodness and a game-changing drive-thru sauce holder.
Includes: Giddy Up Nuts Brazen Buffalo Wings Almonds, Giddy Up Nuts Brazen Original Spiced Almonds, Fusion Jerky Original Hickory Jerky, Boardwalk Food Company Beer Cheese Pretzels, Olympia Provisions Flaco Papo Pepperettes, & a Dip Trip Vehicle Sauce Holder that can be customized with your company logo. A personalized gift card is also included.
9. The North Face® Men’s Tech 1/4-Zip Fleece Jacket and The North Face® Ladies’ Tech 1/4-Zip Fleece Jacket
Logoed jackets are a classic sales team gift–for good reason. Great for building camaraderie, branded company jackets will help each member of your team feel like part of the pack. Custom branded jackets also make excellent holiday gifts for corporate teams.
Add your company logo to this lightweight smooth-faced fleece jacket, the perfect layer for spring skiing and early fall hikes. 100% polyester fleece (available in nine colors) with soft brushed interior and pill-resistance cadet collar. Reverse-coil quarter zipper for easy venting dries quickly to minimize heat loss. Contrast embroidered The North Face® logo on left sleeve.
Add your company logo to the Knocki wireless smart device to create a truly high-tech sales team gift.
This wireless smart device instantly transforms any flat surface in your home (wall, door, table) into a remote control. Microphone-enabled smart devices are a huge privacy concern for most homeowners these days. With Knocki, there’s no privacy concerns because there’s no microphone or voice control.
Dim lights at night just by double or triple tapping anywhere on your nightstand. Set up a gesture to find your lost phone, order pizza, brew coffee, adjust the thermostat, or receive a text message if someone knocks on your front door.
The perfect gift set for crafting cocktails or mocktails at home. Three different sizes of this classy speakeasy-themed gift set are available: Deluxe, Regular and Light.
Everything comes packaged in a customizable Art Deco pattern matte black, gold & silver gift box. Slide the secret panel on the box to gain exclusive access to this curated collection of home mixology essentials.
Includes a customizable flask, artisanal cocktail mixers, gourmet sweet and salty snacks, and a personalized gift card.
One of our favorite gadgets for sales reps and other frequent business travelers, this unique customizable audio bottle provides hours of on-the-go entertainment.
The Soundwave audio bottle blasts your favorite soundtrack to keep you motivated and supports conference calls for easy, hands-free operation. Featuring a wide mouth, double wall stainless steel construction and screw-on lid with a built-in light-up Bluetooth speaker. Bluetooth working range is 33 feet.
The inner wall is insulated with copper to help keep drinks cold for 48 hours and hot for up to 12 hours.
Travel-themed sales team gifts should be practical and well-made, above all else. This premium custom matching luggage set includes a vintage-inspired luggage tag, travel organizer bag, large drawstring bag with long rope carry handles and the Danville Duffel–an extra large capacity duffel bag made out of vegan leather and cotton canvas material with a zipper and button flap on the top portion of the bag.
This deluxe BBQ gift set includes an extra-large Dumont cooler, 14-piece BBQ tool kit in carrying case, Bourbon Molasses Seasoning, Whiskey Barrel BBQ Sauce, and premium grill accessories like the Grilluminate Extending Grill Light, Grill Oil Mister, Grill Master apron, and a magnetic bottle opener.
The cooler, carrying case and apron can be decorated with your company logo or advertising message.
Pair with the customizable Cuisinart® portable grill to build an extra generous luxury gift for your hardworking sales reps.
This exceptional gift bundle features two great tech items to customize with your company logo: the Flyington Selfie Drone (which can be remotely controlled through an app on your smart device; additional features include aerobatic flight, real-time camera transmission, & phone-tilt control) and the Monolyth Power Bank (an ultra-portable power bank that charges your devices via USB).
2. SKO in a Box
Corporations of all sizes – including industry-leading enterprise software companies like Precisely –have begun to curate their own bundles of branded corporate gifts to motivate and inspire their sales reps at virtual sales kickoff meetings and other annual meetings.
Custom corporate gift boxes for teams usually include a mix of useful, universally appealing items like branded t-shirts, jackets, hats, drinkware, notebooks, pens, pins, and snacks.
To learn how to build the best sales team gifts for your company, check out our Precisely SKO case study.
The best motivational gifts for your sales team are the ones they choose themselves. Let your staff select their own custom gifts–including branded apparel, travel accessories, drinkware, tech items and more–with an employee redemption store (aka an online company store for employees). Promo codes and budgets make it easy to provide your salespeople with the custom rewards and non-monetary perks they want, while also reducing environmental waste and cutting costs at the same time.
The 21st century version of a company gift catalog, an online company store for employees is the easiest and most cost-effective way to distribute team gifts and employee engagement gifts.
Sales Team Gift Ideas that Will Motivate and Inspire Sales Reps
Ready to gift? Contact Metron Branding for sales team gift ideas and assistance with selecting the best custom gifts for your sales team.