New Bern, NC – Small Town USA

We’ve recently found the prettiest little town called New Bern in North Carolina where everyone knows our name (well, not quite but getting there). It’s that town that you mention and folks usually say “yep, it’s that place with all the bridges and lots of sailboats” but we’ve never stopped.   New Bern is approximately 35 milesContinue reading “New Bern, NC – Small Town USA”

Your Customers & Corporate Gifting.

Did you know the purpose of a Corporate Gift Giving ? Let’s face it: chances are your customers don’t wake up thinking  about you. Staying top of mind is up to you. There’s power in a personal touch and the number one reason for corporate gift giving is often to improve relationships, it also helps:. … Continue reading Your Customers & Corporate Gifting.

BearTown Baskets Christmas Gift Baskets 101

You can be as creative and innovative with gourmet Christmas gift baskets. Vary the contents, packaging, bows, colors of baskets items for your family, friends, colleagues, clients and so many people in your lives. There are  theme basket for friends who like ethnic foods like italian, Mexican, Indian and of course American-style. Simple ideas include coffee gift baskets, chocolate gourmet baskets, traditionalChristmasContinue reading “BearTown Baskets Christmas Gift Baskets 101”

Gifting Programs for Your Business

Marketing Beartown Baskets is in the business of creating gifts for businesses to keep in front of their client’s minds. Remember, your clients don’t get up every morning thinking about you. Every once in a while you need to contact them so they know you’re still around and appreciate their business or their referral. TheContinue reading “Gifting Programs for Your Business”

Gift Basket – Business Gifting Trends

Gifting Beartown baskets is located in New Bern NC. We assist businesses create gifting programs. The gifting industry has a few distinct segments including all-occasion gifts/baskets for individuals, and customized gifts for businesses. Business gifts are well  known as corporate gifts. An example is our Individuals typically buy baskets when they need reach out to familyContinue reading “Gift Basket – Business Gifting Trends”

Send gifts with a storyline.

Story-Telling Have you found that people are taking ‘buy local,’ seriously? As the owner of a gift-giving company, Bear Town Baskets, I am finding that my customers want to know where their clothes, furniture and most importantly especially where their food comes from. It truly matters if it’s from their community or China.  Most folks wantContinue reading “Send gifts with a storyline.”

Bear Town Baskets moves to New Bern, NC.

Small Business Owner finds Quaint Town in NC
As a small business owner of Gift Basket Villas (now renamed BearTown Baskets to better reflect this beautiful town we’ve discovered and made our home) I was on a quest to find a quaint little town to grow some roots.