USB2U News

On USB pricing instability

Posted by USB2U on 17th October 2016 | Permalink

NAND* flash prices have been creeping up since the factories in China returned from their Golden Week National Holidays, and unfortunately for us and our customers, they are still on the rise. Industry experts predict that NAND flash prices will continue to rise in Q4 of 2016 due to severe supply shortages. This has a direct impact on […]

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Fearless Karen kicks off USB2U’s charity fundraising…

Posted by USB2U on 14th October 2016 | Permalink

At Team USB2U we are proud to announce our sponsorship of Northampton based charity, Cynthia Spencer Hospice. Over the last few years we have taken part in many fundraising activities for the hospice, however this year, along with our sister company Gilt Edged Promotions, we decided to make it official and donate all money generated from bake sales,  dress down days and […]

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What size power bank do I need?

Posted by USB2U on 11th October 2016 | Permalink

When you are looking to buy a branded power bank, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the amount of choice there is in the promotional product market, especially when it comes to the range of styles, shapes and battery sizes available. So what battery size do you actually need your branded power bank to be? […]

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Top 5 tips to troubleshoot your USB stick

Posted by USB2U on 7th October 2016 | Permalink

We’ve all been there. You desperately need to back up a wedding album or a set of photos for a client, and your USB stick decides to stop working properly. There is nothing more frustrating, especially when you’re in a hurry to get that special USB stick out to a client who is waiting for […]

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The one travel accessory you just can’t live without

Posted by USB2U on 6th October 2016 | Permalink

The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page. – Saint Augustine Most of us love travelling and the relaxation it brings. When returning from a holiday we almost immediately want to book our next one just to have it in our calendar as something special to look forward […]

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Cycle4Cynthia 2016 – Natalie takes on the challenge!

Posted by USB2U on 26th September 2016 | Permalink

On Sunday 25th September 2016, USB2U’s very own cycling superhero Natalie Longley took on the challenge of a 50 mile cycle ride to raise money for our chosen charity, Cynthia Spencer Hospice. Natalie, Head of Sales and Commercial Development for USB2U, does cycle regularly with a local cycling group, however the prospect of a ride […]

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Phew – now THAT was a trade show. Thanks, BPMA!

Posted by USB2U on 16th September 2016 | Permalink

We have just returned from the BPMA show (an annual trade only exhibition organised by the British Promotional Merchandise Association) and WOW were we blown away. This year the show took place at the impressive location of Silverstone in Northamptonshire and among the super cars were super suppliers and leading distributors in the promotional products industry. Sebastian […]

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Summer Weddings All Wrapped Up

Posted by USB2U on 7th September 2016 | Permalink

September is here, the evenings are drawing in and the summer wedding season is almost at its peak. Now that the hard work is done (or is just beginning for most professional photographers who have long nights ahead editing!) it’s time to think about how you will package your precious images before presenting them to […]

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USBs and Power Banks During the Chinese National Holidays

Posted by USB2U on 5th September 2016 | Permalink

The Chinese holiday period is fast approaching. However with our levels of products and services we are able to get you through this period with flying colours! The majority of branded promotional USB sticks and power banks are manufactured in China. Running up to the Chinese holidays the manufacturing process will slow down and eventually […]

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Fantastic website survey results!

Posted by USB2U on 19th July 2016 | Permalink

Looking back on the past six months it has certainly been an exciting period of time for us here at USB2U. First we went through a rebrand and then we went on to launch a brand new website! The new website boasts many great features making it easier for our customers to use the site. […]

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