Frequently Asked Questions

Basics is a promotional products search engine that provides quick access to more than 24,000 products and 1.2 million skus. That data was obtained from, and is maintained using, the PromoStandards-based services that several of the leading suppliers are providing.
PromoStandards is an initiative that is being supported by some of the leading companies in the promotional products industry. The goal is to standardize how data is communicated and reduce friction in the industry's business processes. To learn more about PromoStandards, click here.

For the general public, product descriptions, marketing points, the primary image, related products, and categories are available.

Distributors that log into the Distributor Dashboard get access to additional information, including product availability, pricing, and alternative media (photos, data sheets, etc). They can also use the Dashboard to access order status, shipment notifications, invoices, and more.

No, we are not a distributor, and do not sell the products that are listed on the site.

However, if you are interested in making a purchase, please email us and we'll put you in touch with a distributor that can help you out.

If you are a promotional products distributor and want a Distributor Dashboard account, please email Tim Dietrich to discuss pricing and setup an account. was developed by Tim Dietrich, a developer that helps promotional products companies with PromoStandards. To learn more, visit


Simply enter a few keywords into the search box that describe the type of promotional products that you are interested in. You can also search by supplier names and part numbers.


Get in touch with Tim Dietrich.