Taking Recognition Awards to the Next Level

Employees thrive on recognition. When companies show their employees appreciation for exceptional work, employee satisfaction and retention increase. If an employee does decide to leave, they will likely do so with positive feelings about the company they worked for. An employee retention strategy is important for attracting and keeping top talent. While a certain level of attrition is expected, recognizing employee performance will bode well for companies. There’s a reaso...
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Artwork Tips for the Perfect Sand Etch

Artwork is the most critical part of making your unique awards. It is crucial that the artwork is received in a specific format. The most important component to remember is making sure the art exhibits the necessary qualities in order to perfectly transfer to your award(s). Here at Fineawards.com, our team thinks of new ways to collaborate with our clientele on each project. One great example of this are the templates that are prepared to ensure the award selected best exempl...
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Meet Your Production Team – Shawn Taylor

FineAwards.com Employee Profile: Shawn Taylor - 4 years with FineAwards.com How did you first learn about FineAwards.com?  I learned about the job from my brother, who was working with the company. What is your roll with FineAwards.com?  I am a production specialist, but I like to call myself the “It Guy”. What are 3 words to describe FineAwards.com?  Creativity, Service-Oriented, Quality What do you like the most about FineAwards.com?  I engrave these special awar...
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Corporate Awards Ideas for Recognizing Your Employees

Employees thrive on recognition. When companies show employees appreciation for exceptional work and give credit when it is due, employees are likely to stick around longer. When they do leave, they do so with a positive vibe and glowing recommendation of the company they worked for. Employee retention strategy is important for attracting and keeping top talents in the industry. While many star employees are bound to move on, recognizing their performance will bode well for ...
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Why the Art Department Seeks Approval for Proofs Five Production Days before Shipping

As soon as an artist is assigned to your order to begin proofing, it is ideal for all artwork – as well as any recipient names and award information specifics – to be uploaded as soon as possible. This eliminates added correspondence between artist and customer that might slow down the proofing process and potentially cut into the five-day window that we request for printing, reviewing, laying artwork onto the pieces, etching, cleaning, quality control, packaging and shipping...
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Should I get Colorfill on my Awards?

The beauty of our finely crafted glass and crystal awards lend themselves best with the simple yet elegant sandblasted white frosted look; however we can add a touch of color to your pieces to enhance the final look of your design. Adding colorfill to your pieces is the perfect way to make your personalized text stand out, we offer a wide variety of colors and while we do not color match we will do our best to make sure your awards exceed your expectations.  Note that not ...
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FineAwards.com welcomes ” The Sandman”

On May 14th we welcomed our newest member of the production team, “The Sandman”.  We put it to work the day it arrived off the truck.  “The Sandman” is the premier etching booth and comes to us by way of Ikonics Imaging.  With the addition of “the Sandman” we will be able to streamline our production process to ensure a faster and cleaner product for our customers.  Highlights include a huge viewing window, maximum strength vacuum for clear etching, front easy load access...
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