Lanyards are very simple items that have a variety of applications. Perhaps the simplest use of lanyards is to hold identification cards, keys or tools. With the rapid changes afforded by technological advancements, new uses have arisen. Small electronic devices such as music players or cell phones can be kept safe by the use of lanyards. Other devices such as cameras and USB Flash drives come equipped with lanyards for ease of use and additional comfort.
Promotional lanyards are a common sight in conferences, schools and businesses. They are used to allow the user easy access to identification cards or access cards. Schools and universities commonly use identification cards to help control the security. Students use lanyards to allow their identification to be easily seen for that purpose. Recent advancements in technology have allowed these identification cards to serve as access cards, in case students need to enter a school library or register for a class.
That application is also commonly used in businesses. Employee identification cards are used by employees to enter restricted areas. The use of lanyards offers easy access for this purpose. Security is again a motivating factor for the increased use of lanyards to allow these identification cards to be displayed in a more effective way.
Conventions or trade fairs can be a very mixed experience. There are a lot of different activities happening simultaneously. There is a need for some to have an efficient and easy way to keep essential items. Some of the items include identification cards, access cards, keys and electronic devices. Lanyards are an elegant solution, which keeps all these items in person at all times in a readily available manner.
There are other applications, especially for promotional purposes. The different customisation options available allow companies to create lanyards for a specific purpose. A lanyard needs only to contain a durable strip of fabric and a clip for attachment purposes. Promotional lanyards can be designed in such a way as to allow companies to display their company message for all to see.
Adopting an eye-catching design in line with the company’s vision is very important. Company logos, mottos and colours can all help create a stylistic impression for the lanyard users. It allows them to identify the company involved with the promotional product. As an added bonus, it develops brand