5 Great Gift Ideas for Truck Drivers

  The American economy is driven (pun-intended) by the American Truck Driver!  So it makes sense to show them some love.  Well, great news!  The American Trucking Association has recognized September 13-19th as National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. So what can you do?  Well other than listening to the Alabama Country Classic “Roll On,” you could consider giving the Truck Drivers helping your company go with some awesome and useful gifts.  Here are a couple of cool ideas that they might just love! Coleman 1/2 Gallon Insulated Jug:  This is a classic insulated jug that is perfect for the soccer game…or long miles on the road.  This is extremely functional and has a high perceived value.  On a long hot day, this item can help your team stay cool on the road. Pocket Work Flashlight:  This item is small, but it’s mighty!  This flashlight not only is easy to carry with you, but it also has a super bright light.  It also has a powerful magnet so the trucker in your life can use both hands when needed.  This is a powerful tool at a powerful value. Roadster Sticky Pad:  Think about safety and uselfulness.  The Roadster provides both to the drivers in your life.  The Roadster provides a safe place for phones, GPS, sunglasses and more…and it keeps them there.  Great for life on the road. 12 Can Duffel Cooler:  Great for the road, and any other time.  The 12 Can Duffel Cooler is one of our favorites for any occasion.  Great quality and the perfect size for drinks and a big lunch on the road.  This is a winner for many miles ahead. LED Roadside Safey Light:  Everyone you know can use a flashlight, but this one is perfect for that time on the road when things go wrong.  There is a magnet on the end of the flashlight so you can place the light on the truck…and see what is going on!  It even has a flashing light setting for extra safety! Bonus Ideas:  There are so many more fun ideas!  Two bonus ideas include this awesome Travel Mug that keeps coffee hot for hours AND this Vent Clip It that holds your cell phone right within reach.  Need more?  No problem.  Let us know and we can hook you up!  Make sure you say “thank you” in style to the Truck Driver (and team) in your life!   

Written by: Kirby Hasseman

Kirby Hasseman is the CEO of Hasseman Marketing & Communications. Kirby hosts a weekly Web show called Delivering Marketing Joy where he interviews business leaders from around the country. Kirby has published four books. His most recent is “Fan of Happy.” His book, called "Delivering Marketing Joy" is about doing “promo right” and is perfect for people in the industry and customers. He also wrote “Think Big For Small Business” and “Give Your Way to Success. All are available on Amazon.