Thank your clients

Thank your clients
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You wouldn't be in business if it wasn't for your customers, so it's important to say thank you with a small token of appreciation from time to time. After all, business is all about building and preserving relationships, and what better way to demonstrate how much you value your relationship with your clients than by offering them a gift.

These fun (and affordable) gifts for your business clients range from just a few dollars to $100 and can give you some ideas about what to buy for the people your business serves.

Remember, though, what's really important is knowing your client; give them a gift they won't forget and show them their business and relationship is important to you.

Universal travel adapter ($19.99)

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If your clients often travel internationally, look no further than this universal travel adapter, which is compatible with outlets in more than 180 countries, including the U.S., Europe and Asia. It offers four USB ports for charging any USB or microUSB compatible devices.

The adapter comes in your choice of four colors. It is a thoughtful gift the client on the go – they will think of your kind gesture any time they pack for their next business trip.

Essential oil diffuser ($19.99)

essential oil diffuser
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Great for any desk or office space, this wood-grain essential oil diffuser holds 150 ml of essential oils at any given time and releases them slowly into the air to provide a calming and relaxing effect. It also includes a mood light with seven colors and two dimmer settings to create the right ambiance for your client's office.

Vegan snack box ($37.99)

Bunny James Vegan Snack Box
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Have a client that avoids dairy and meat? This vegan snack care package says thank you without violating their diet. Assorted snacks, like fig bars and nuts, fill the box and show you care about your client on a level beyond simply gift-giving. This snack pack is a collection of energy-replenishing snacks by Bunny James, starting at $37.99 for a subscription or $39.99 for a one-time purchase.

Plant terrarium ($24.95)

Bliss Gardens Air Plant Terrarium
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Every desk needs some decoration, and adding a plant or two literally freshens the atmosphere. Bliss Gardens plant terrariums come in small, round pedestal stands and contain a variety of flora.

Different arrangements are available to suit any taste; just be sure you know which one your client is most likely to prefer.

Magnetic tool-holding wristband ($13.90)

Magnelex magnetic tool-holding wristband
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We all know how annoying it is when nuts and bolts scatter across the floor and disappear under furniture or into the floorboards while we're working on a project. This handy tool-holding wristband is magnetic, so they'll never drop a screw or nail again. Your clients will think of your generosity for years to come with this helpful gift.

Kindle E-reader ($79.99)

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Do your clients travel a lot? Up the entertainment factor with a Kindle E-reader, which holds thousands of books in one compact, easy-to-carry device. The touchscreen reads like a paper book, with a battery life expected to last weeks at a time.

While you may only have to purchase one or two Kindles based on the size of your business and your clientele, for larger businesses needing to buy in larger quantities, Amazon offers a corporate bulk option as well.

K-Cup coffee sampler ($99.99)

The Gift Basket Gallery Deluxe K-Cup Coffee Sampler Gift Basket
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Is your client's office constantly running out of supplies for its Keurig machine? Look no further than this lavish gift of K-Cups galore, which will keep your clients caffeinated and happy. This deluxe gift basket comes a variety of K-cup flavors as well as cookies and biscotti to boot.

You can also find other varieties of K-Cup gift baskets that will do the trick too.

Tower of sweet treats ($54.99)

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When the munchies strike, make sure your clients have a sweet treat nearby with a beautiful box of assorted sweets.

This classic Harry & David stack set includes gourmet popcorn, lemon cookies, yogurt-covered pretzels and milk chocolate truffles. If this package won't tantalize your clients' tastebuds, other boxes are available with different snack selections.

Monogrammed notepad ($14.00)

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Everyone takes notes at work or needs to jot down important ideas. Give the gift of Curio Press' personalized notepad with your client's name and initial at the top. The 5 x 7 handcrafted pad features 50 tear-away sheets. The notepad has a chipboard backing, and you can add an optional magnetic strip to the back.

Personalized sticky note holder ($6.99)

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Personalize your client's desk with this sleek wooden handmade item, which holds a pad of Post-It notes. You can customize it with a client's name, company name, initials, thank you or your own company's name.

Business card holder ($12.99)

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Made by Topspeeder, these elegant, solid walnut wood cases offer a tastefully aesthetic way to hold your client's business cards. They are perfect to display on one's desk or to take to a trade show. Each case holds up to 50 standard business cards (depending on the thickness of the card).

Artful wine bottles ($25)

Artful wine bottles ($25)
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Wine is always a good standby gift for business clients, but why give a standard bottle when you can give one with a beautiful, occasion-appropriate design on the label? Speak Wines offers a variety of award-winning Argentinian wines in artfully designed bottles that "speak" to every occasion. Each bottle costs $25, and the company offers free shipping on corporate orders.

Buy at Speakwines.com

Sugarwish (Price varies)

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Show your appreciation to clients by satisfying their sweet tooth. Sugarwish allows the recipient to choose their favorite types of candy to fill the gift box you give them. Candies come in quarter-pound bags. Sweets come in a variety of themes, including birthdays and holidays. There is also a corporate option to send to multiple clients as well.

Buy at Sugarwish.com

Edible Arrangements (Starts at $29)

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Thank clients for their loyalty with a delicious bouquet of color, chocolate and sweet delights from Edible Arrangements.

These fruit-based concoctions feature fruit in the shape of flowers, dipped in chocolate and will please any client you work with. Depending on the size of the client's office, you can choose from several small arrangements to large ones that come with a personalized note.

Buy at EdibleArrangements.com

Personalized Whiskey Decanter ($45)

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Giving your client a personalized gift demonstrates that you care about your client as a person, not just as a professional acquaintance.

These gorgeous decanters will not only impress clients but will add an elegant touch to their home or office. Things Remembered offers tiered discounts for larger business gift orders.

Buy at ThingsRemembered.com