Top 10 Gifts for Business Clients

The right client gifts let your clients know that their patronage is important to you and helps cement your business relationships. The best client gifts take your clients' personal interests into account and impress them with your thoughtfulness and sincerity. While giving client gifts in late December/early January during the Christmas and New Year's holidays is popular, you'll find that recipients appreciate them any time of year. Here are client gifts that you can give with pride.

Gift Baskets

Christmas Gift Basket Client Gift

This Harry & David Christmas Gift Basket is one example of one of those perfect gift baskets to send to a clients' business or take into the office for staff because there's a treat for every individual taste. Christmas favorites, such as shortbread cookies and traditional fruitcake are combined with a generous selection of truffles, peppermint hot cocoa mix, milk chocolate-dipped peanut brittle, Moose Munch Snack and Royal Riviera Pears.

Reebok Authentic NFL Jersey

Those clients who are football fans will appreciate getting an authentic NFL jersey for their favorite team or one of their favorite players. The fact that you've gone to the trouble to find out what their favorite team or player is will make this client gift especially appreciated. The link above will take you to the NFL jersey I would most like to have, in case your gift recipient is a Troy Polamalu of the Pittsburgh Steelers fan, too.

Electric Putting Return Mat

If the clients you want to thank are golfers, consider this putting mat as a client gift. The professional style putting mat (9 feet long) is ideal for refining speed and control. But what I really like about this particular model is that all your putts are automatically returned. A client gift like this one will be really appreciated by anyone working on improving their putting.

Replogle Cranbrook Globe

Prefer a traditional kind of client gift? What could be more traditional than a globe? The Replogle Cranbrook Globe is beautifully designed, with a burnished, brass plated inclination mounting that allows you to view the sphere without obstruction and champagne-colored oceans highlighting the vividly painted continents and countries. Standing 18 inches tall, this is the perfect finishing touch for an office desk or tabletop.

Chocolate Covered Strawberries

High-quality chocolates are client gifts that are sure to please the chocolate lovers on your list. My favorites for client gifts are chocolates that have both exquisite taste and beautiful presentation, such as these Belgian chocolate covered strawberries decorated with chocolate drizzle or celebration sprinkles. These tasty treats make a truly memorable gift.

Snowy Solace Dried Floral Wreath

Now here’s a great client gift - a beautiful wreath that your client can hang in his home or office is sure to be an attention getter, and almost everyone appreciates lovely seasonal decorations. This Snowy Solace Dried Floral Wreath is a classic combination of eucalyptus leaves, gold eucalyptus, pinecones, white sinuata, green German statice, and a gold and green Christmas ribbon. Size: 22 inches.

Farmhouse Centerpiece

Floral tributes are always well received as client gifts, especially if it appears you've gone out of your way to find something unique and impressive. This gorgeous homemade centerpiece is particularly festive with its vivid mixture of artificial greens, fruits and berries arranged in a striped vessel. Your client will definitely feel appreciated.

Seiko Gold Plated Desk Clock

Dress up your client's desk and remind them of your business relationship by giving a desk clock as a client gift. Choose a desk clock with a novelty shape to appeal to your client's whimsical side, or impress her with a more traditional clock. The Seiko Gold Plated Desk and Table Clock I've selected here as a client gift is traditional and impressive; it features a gold-tone solid brass case with a floating dial (5 and 1/2 inches high and 5 and 1/2 inches wide).

Season Sports Tickets

Tickets to a whole season's worth of your client's favorite sporting or cultural events are sure to be an impressive client gift. Football and hockey are popular pastimes but don't overlook the symphony or ballet if your client has an interest in these. Can't afford a whole season's worth as a client gift? Get 4 or 5 tickets to a particular game or event so your client can take the whole family.

Golf or Ski Passes

Clients who golf or ski always appreciate passes to do more of what they love to do as client gifts. Many golf courses or ski hills offer passes or punch cards for a particular number of visits if a membership or full season pass is too rich for you.