Promotional merchandise, items, products or gifts are used by companies in an effort to share their name with the public. These items can include pens, bags, frisbees, note pads, key chains, and so much more. Merchandise is given away in an effort to promote the company name and mission, and are often branded with the name, logo, or slogan. Promotional products are often dispersed at trade shows, conferences, office meetings, consultations, and even as part of guerrilla marketing campaigns.