Some Great Product Ideas for Fathers Day
  • XobbaXobba June 2011
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    Top Gifts for PopsThe annual day devoted to dads is quickly approaching, and now is the perfect time to begin thinking about Father’s Day promotions. This year Americans will honor their fathers on Sunday, June 19, with grilling and golf topping many weekend to-do lists.Sales items tagged as “Father’s Day” typically begin to climb in late May, peaking several days before the patriarchal holiday. Give children and wives an edge as they seek gifts that will please Pop by leading them to popular items on eBay. It’s a win-win-win situation – your visitors get unique gifts and great deals, dads gain reprieve from the socks and ugly tie combo, and you get extra revenue for making it all happen.Gadgets GaloreFathers are hard-wired to be lured in by shiny electric objects, whether it’s a tool that makes work more bearable or a toy that makes play even more fun. Laptops and smartphones are popular choices for the dad who spends his days in a cubicle or corner office, while a NookHDTV or Xbox Kinect would give Dad a way to unwind on the weekends. Budget conscious shoppers can also find a host of accessoriesfor nearly any gadget under the sun.DIY DadFathers seem possess the innate ability to fix anything – or at least the confidence to believe that they can do it. Possession of the proper tools is paramount, but from there, Dad can conquer any home improvement task. And after the project is mastered, wouldn’t it be great if Dad could sit down and enjoy an ice-cold beer, along with a juicy burger from his new grill?Gifts for the Great OutdoorsOutdoor sporting goods are flying off the proverbial shelves right now, serving up a great Father’s Day option. Golf could be recognized as the official sport of dads, with headcoversrange findersshoes andclothing as sought after as a hole-in-one. Other in-demand options for the outdoor enthusiast includefishing gearbicycle parts and camping essentials such as tents and flashlights.Fatherly FashionLet’s be honest: most dads could use a little coaching when it comes to wardrobe selection. Luckily, Father’s Day offers the perfect excuse to update Dad’s standard uniform. Transcend socks and ties by adding a dress shirt or a sweater to his closet, then finish the look with a nice wristwatch or a pair ofsunglasses that combine style and function.Encourage your visitors to choose eBay as their Father’s Day shopping destination by featuring these suggestions and others that will make dads smile. Visit: http://fathersday.ebay.com to get started! Creative for publishers can be found HERE.
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