Level Up Your Employee Appreciation with Sustainable Backpacks

  • May 13, 2024

At Geek Tech Branding, we're excited to unveil our new line of recycled promotional backpacks! This innovative addition reflects a growing trend: companies choosing sustainable swag for employee gifts. But why is this such a smart move?


1. Eco-conscious cred: Employees today, especially millennials and Gen Z, are passionate about sustainability. Gifting eco-friendly backpacks shows you prioritize the planet, aligning with their values and fostering a sense of shared purpose.

2. Long-lasting impact: Cheap, disposable swag often ends up in landfills. Sustainable backpacks, however, are built to last. They become everyday companions, reinforcing your brand with every use.

3. Boost morale and loyalty: High-quality, sustainable gifts say "we value you." This translates to increased employee morale, loyalty, and productivity.

4. Walking advertisement: A branded, reusable backpack becomes a walking billboard for your company. Every time it's used, it generates brand awareness, not just with the employee, but everyone they encounter.

5. Positive PR: By choosing sustainable backpacks, you demonstrate your commitment to environmental responsibility. This can generate positive PR, attracting new talent and eco-conscious customers.

Embrace the Future of Employee Gifting

Sustainable, branded backpacks are a win-win. They show your employees you care, promote your brand responsibly, and contribute to a healthier planet. At Geek Tech Branding, we're proud to offer a range of customizable, recycled backpacks to help you elevate your employee gifting and showcase your commitment to a sustainable future, and some of our top picks include…


Essentials Recycled Insulated Drawstring Bag 

Made from RPET, this bag offers an insulated main compartment designed for temperature-sensitive items and features zippered front pockets and thick webbing shoulder straps. Through a partnership with 1% For The Planet, one percent of sales of all EcoSmart® products are donated to environmental nonprofits.


Thule Recycled Lumion 15" Computer Backpack 

This backpack, made from recycled polyester, includes a front zippered pocket for organization, as well as a larger zippered compartment featuring a padded, 15" laptop sleeve. The top carry handle allows you to grab and go, while the padded back panel provides lower lumbar support. Use the back trolley sleeve to attach your backpack to your luggage to make traveling easy and the side water bottle pocket to stay hydrated!


Igloo® Fundamentals Lotus Backpack Cooler 

Some of this cooler bag’s features include exterior material made from recycled post-consumer plastic bottles, a leak-resistant antimicrobial liner, padded straps and back panels, and a large front zipper pocket with a poly-corded pull.


Foldable RPET Backpack 

Next up is a collapsible option that folds into a small zip pouch for easy carrying. Just toss this bag into another away bag until it’s needed then unfold it when it's time to load up for a hike, a trip to the beach, or any adventure!


Waste2Gear Recycled Ocean Plastic Fabric Rollup Backpack 


Waste2Gear's innovative rolltop backpack, crafted from recycled ocean plastic bottles, lets you feel the difference sustainability makes. Experience the smooth fabric, discover hidden functionality, and unroll a magic carpet of eco-conscious exploration.

  • Category: Employee Incentives
  • Tags: employee appreciation, employee gift, employee backpack, recycled backpacks, custom backpacks, branded backpacks, eco backpacks