Promotional Items

Ballpoint Pens, USB Sticks, Zippo® Engraving, Key Chains & Much More

ball pen laser engraved

Make a lasting impression for your customers with personalised, laser engraved promotional items. Your Trotec laser machine is a universal tool, allowing you to design advertising gifts that are both individual and useful. Promotional products like glasses, ballpoint pens, USB sticks, or Zippo® lighters are easily laser engraved.

Engrave wood, acrylic, textiles or glass with a CO2 laser, or you can use a Fibre laser machine for metal laser marking (stainless steel, natural, aluminium, etc) and plastics marking (polycarbonate, polyamide, etc). With one of our Flexx lasers, you can even use both a CO2 and Fiber laser sources in the same system, increasing your independence and freedom regarding materials.

Using a Trotec laser engraving machine for all your promotional products means you will be able to work quicker and much more effectively.

Materials Suitable for Laser Engraving:

  • Paper
  • Cardboard
  • Wood
  • Acrylic
  • Textiles
  • Glass
  • Metal (Aluminium)
  • Plastic (Polycarbonate, Polyamide)
  • Rubber


Application Examples for Promotional Items

  • Advertising Gifts
  • Ballpoint Pens
  • Electronic Devices
  • Key Chain
  • Lighters
  • Office Products
  • Engraved USB Sticks
office materials laser marking

“Why should I buy a laser machine for engraving promotional items?”

You can process multiple materials with a single device when you use a Trotec laser engraving machine, and your metal marking quality will always remain identical when you define the laser settings. Easily save recurring materials and jobs in the materials database, ensuring you achieve perfectly matching and beautiful results for every new job. Post-production is also very straightforward and simple, whether it is a one-off item or a job series.

Function & Advantages of Laser Technology

Economic Production

  • There are no costs for plates or similar preparations, meaning costs-per-job are consistently low
  • Increased profit margins thanks to low-cost customisation and personalisation options

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Speedy series: With a maximum processing speed of 4.2 m/sec and an acceleration of 5g, they are the fastest laser engravers available on the market

Maximum Flexibility

  • Process a wide range of materials used in the promotional products industry with a single device
  • There is no time-consuming preparatory time

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Speedy flexx series: With two laser sources in a single device, there is no need to manually change the settings, lenses or focus when switching materials or jobs. This saves the user time and money.

Consistent Quality

  • Keep recurring jobs and common materials in the ‘materials database’ for easy repetition
  • Simple and easy to understand post-production
  • Receive perfect, synonymous results for every job

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • JobControl® laser software materials database

Simple Digital Manufacturing

  • Create designs in your personally preferred graphics program
  • Send these designs to the laser via the printer command

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Intuitive and easy to use JobControl® laser software

Non-Contact Processing

  • No need to fix and hold pieces in place
  • Risk of damage is minimised as there is no pressure on the material

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Multifunctional table concept for easy job handling and production

"Trotec has been a very positive impact on my business. I bought my first Speedy 100 in 2012. Within 3 years, I have purchased three more machines to fulfil production demands. I grew my business from home, doubled our sales every year, and I now employ 8 full time staff members."
- Melissa Wilkinson - Owner of Personalised Favours -
"My Trotec, has exposed me to a large range of products my existing clients have found cost effective and interesting. Being able to offer existing clients a new product line, has equated to a 4-5% increase in overall sales for the year which is excellent over a short time period."
- Brian Malone - managing director of Geelong's Allsport -
"We thrive on producing quality engraved products and have found that Trotec ticks all the boxes from quality, performance, ease of use, customer support and reliability. Having bought a Trotec laser has allowed us to expand our business and increase our sales."
- Tony Wong - Director of Laser Innovations Limited -

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Tips for Engraving Promotional Items:

“Can metal be engraved with a CO2 laser, too?”

The devices of the Speedy flexx series are equipped with both a CO2 and a Fibre laser. It becomes easy to utilise both laser sources in a single job without having to manually change the settings, lenses or focus. The patented JobControl® laser software makes it possible: Simply assign the desired laser source to each colour of the graphic and you’re ready to go!

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