Why Custom Socks for Employee Appreciation Gifts?

6 Reasons Why...

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Everyone wears socks, so they're sure to be appreciated. And because they're something that people use every day, they're more likely to be seen and remembered.

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No one else is going to have the same custom socks as your employees. This makes them a more special and memorable gift than something generic like a t-shirt or coffee mug.

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Builds Company Culture

You can customize your socks with your company logo, colors, or slogans. This is a great way to promote your company's brand and values.

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Custom socks are a cost-effective way to show your employees that you care. They don't have to break the bank, but they're still a thoughtful and appreciated gift.

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Boost Employee Morale

When employees feel appreciated, they're more likely to be happy and productive at work. Custom socks are a small but meaningful way to show your employees that you care about their hard work.

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Build Brand Awareness

When employees wear your custom socks outside of work, they're essentially walking billboards for your company. This can help to raise awareness of your brand and attract new customers.

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Client Spotlights

Learn How Companies Like Yours Have Used Custom Socks for Employee Appreciation.

Custom Socks for Ashby Creative Lab Branded Event Giveaways and Company Swag

Ashby Creative Lab

Ashby Creative Lab helped Adlai E. Stevenson High School create custom-designed socks as employee appreciation gifts. Teaming up with Stevenson’s Jaimie Oh, Liz Benedetto was tasked with finding a gift that worked for both men and women, gave back to charity, and was within budget. They decided on custom socks and partnered with Sock Club to create high-quality custom socks that embodied the school’s values and patriotism. The socks were packaged with a custom card and included the school’s logo repeated in a grid on elegant gray socks with “We walk together” on the sole. Benedetto was pleased with the quality of the socks and praised Sock Club’s exceptional customer service.

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Team Pay

Teampay, a financial transparency solution for companies, wanted to find a creative, high-quality, and simple gesture as their company swag. They found the solution in custom-designed socks from Sock Club, which set itself apart from other typical and boring custom products with its quality in design and materials. The process was easy, with Sock Club being responsive to feedback and coming up with great ideas. Team Labs was pleased with the comfortable and stylish socks, which people always ask for more pairs of, and noted that custom socks are versatile and could be used for internal sharing, client gifts, and holiday surprises.

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Custom Socks for A Thinking Ape Employee Appreciation Onboarding Kits

A Thinking Ape

A Thinking Ape, a mobile game developer company, used custom socks as their employee onboarding gift to make their new hires feel like part of the team from day one. According to David Cronin, the employer brand manager, the custom socks were a conversation starter between new employees and the rest of the team. Sock Club helped bring the company's idea to life with a unique design. The employees loved the quality of the socks and were excited to think of their next design. Custom socks have versatility and can be used for holidays and employee promotions.

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Why Sock Club?

We Make Custom Socks Fast and Easy and Here's Why:

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Quick Turn Times

We get you fully custom, fully woven socks in only 5 days. We never charge rush fees, so we can probably beat that for free - just ask!

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Lowest Minimums

Our 60 pair minimum for fully knitted custom socks is one of the lowest in the industry.

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Made Locally

Our Flagship socks are 100% made in the USA, from the cotton that the yarn is made from to the boxes that they ship in.

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No Hidden Fees

No setups, no rush fees, no design fees. Our pricing is easy and transparent, and you always get the best price.

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Kitting and fulfillment

We’ve got in-house kitting and fulfillment services to take care of your client’s entire order from start to finish in just one PO.

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You've got options: Whether you need socks in 5 days or socks for 5 dollars, we’ve got a sock for that. Any length, no show to knee high, full size range, Baby to Adult Large.

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Fast Facts About Employee Appreciation


of employees feel motivated to work harder when their boss shows appreciation for their work. This suggests that employee appreciation can be an effective way to boost employee morale and increase productivity.


of employees would stay at their current company longer if they felt more appreciation from their boss. This indicates that employee appreciation can be a powerful tool for reducing turnover and retaining top talent.


lower turnover rates at companies with recognition programs, indicating that employee appreciation can have a tangible impact on employee retention.


of employees who received recognition in the past month felt that their work was appreciated. This suggests that employee appreciation can be an effective way to improve employee engagement and satisfaction.

Sock Club Frequently Asked Questions

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