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Laser Engraving - Wooden Name Badges
January 12, 2017

A little Introduction To Our Laser Engraving Capabilities Our laser engraving and laser cutting machine has been used frequently over the past year. We've finally started to promote this service towards our clients. After years of practicing and tinkering with the equipment and using it for prototyping and fabrication, we figured it was time to take it a step further. Laser cutting is obviously nothing new. However, we feel like we've mastered our...

Making the BeerNStein™
June 5, 2015

The idea of a beer stein tumbler was first conceived in the fall of 2012 while the Brew2Go™ product was being developed. It was in the cards for the Brew2Go™ to be released to market first. The very first 3D concept rendering of the BeerNStein™ (below) was printed out and taped to my office wall, where it would serve as a reminder of the next development in line - a 24 oz plastic insulated beer stein with handle. Since we wanted the bottom...

BRING A DRINK LID! | Be safe, reduce spills and avoid spiked drinks
June 4, 2015

We're launching a bunch of new products next week that has one thing in common - they all use our new universal lid. This lid was originally designed for our large BeerNStein product that launched this summer. By redesigning the silicone gasket, we've achieved snug closures on products such as a stainless steel vacuum insulated 16oz mixing glass, our patented Brew2Go™ product, the 11oz ceramic Muggen™ coffee cup, our new 10oz Rocks Tumbler™...

NEW | 10oz Rocks Tumbler™
November 21, 2014

We have a new addition to the insulated drink-ware line up - the 10oz Rocks Tumbler™! This is our strongest product ever as it's made of Tritan™ Copolyester. Our new universal lid fits other insulated drink-ware tumblers available in our store (more details below). The best part about it - this tumbler is made in the United States of America. BUY NOW Another great new features is the universal Rocks Tumbler™ lid, which now fits a...

NEW: Universal Lids - One size fits all!
November 20, 2014

We're launching a bunch of new products next week that has one thing in common - they all use our new universal lid. This lid was originally designed for our large BeerNStein product that launched this summer. By redesigning the silicone gasket, we've achieved snug closures on other products such as a stainless steel vacuum insulated 16oz mixing glass, our patented Brew2Go™ product, the 11oz ceramic Muggen™ coffee cup, our new 10oz Rocks...

The Wine Traveler lid - improved and now translucent!
September 9, 2014

Wow, who could have thought we're already in our second production of the new Wine Traveler! While at it, we decided to make some improvements: the lid slider closure is now a little tighter and we've upgraded to translucent plastic lid. Translucence is a fancy way of describing it's frosted semi see-through characteristic. We hope you like the new look! There will now be a total of 8 colors: Emerald Green, Aqua Teal, Royal Blue, Perky Purple,...

8 Great Drink Recipes for the Stemless Traveler™
May 23, 2014

[column width="1/3" place="none" ]   [/column] [column width="1/3" place="last" ] RED SANGRIA The beauty of the basic Sangria recipe is that it is as delicious as it is easy, and it only gets better as you spice it up with your own tasty additions! Really, it is hard to add the "wrong" ingredient here, think favorite fruits, spice and liquors. Chill and enjoy! Ingredients: 1 750 ml bottle of red wine (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Rioja...

A few popular drinks on Pinterest
November 20, 2013

Liquid Marijuana For all you adventurous drinkers, this drink may be for you. No, this doesn’t contain any marijuana. It’s just named that based off the color. If you love trying out new things and love shots, this recipe may be for you and your friends. Please drink responsibly. INGREDIENTS 1/4 oz Blue Curacao liquor 1/4 oz Captain Morgan® spiced rum 1/4 oz Midori® melon liquor 1/4 oz Malibu® coconut rum 1 splash sweet...

Customized drink-ware for every occasion
October 4, 2013

One of the biggest benefits of decorating our drink-ware with vinyl decals (also called monogramming) is the ability to do small production runs in-house with lots of artwork and color options to choose from. This allows us to constantly add new artwork to our arsenal. Now we're reaching out to our loyal fans to see how they would like their Vino2Go or Brew2Go decorated. Please share your decoration ideas with us! We will work hard to add new...

Monogramming: Drink-ware Decoration Available Soon!
September 18, 2013

UPDATE:  Monogramming now available!! Perhaps the most common questions we've received during the last year from our valued customer is - "Do you offer decoration or monogramming?". We're now extremely excited to announce our upcoming monogramming feature which will be available at store.theproductfarm.com sometime this month. We will offer a wide variety of differently themed artworks that can be customized with names or initials. We will also...

Drink Lovers Photo Contest Winners Announced
September 17, 2013

We would like to thank everyone who participated in this summers "Drink Lovers Photo Contest". We can't be happier about the turnout with images submitted from all around the world - it's great to see our products being used in such diverse scenarios, climates and landscapes.   MOST SOCIAL AWARD Vineyards of Northern Italy – Submitted by Tiffany Tiffany knows how to get her picture shared via her social networks and WOW - we're very...

Drink Lovers Photo Contest
July 15, 2013

Greetings Drink Lovers! It's that fun time of year, the SUMMER! What better time to show off yourself having lots and lots of fun times. The last time we did this we only had Vino friends but now we can also include the beer and mixed drink friends. In celebration of the Vino2Go XL and Brew2Go release, we would like to re-launch our Drink Lovers Photo Contest but now including both wine, beer and other drink lovers. We want you to share you,...

The Impress Coffee Brewer, a delicious full-bodied cup in 3 minutes or less!
June 11, 2013

Full-flavored handcrafted coffee, without filters, coils, plungers or the mess! Coffee lovers, meet the Impress Coffee Brewer - the one-cup-at-a-time handcrafted coffee brewer. No paper filters, electric mechanisms, risky balancing acts or fussy coils and plungers… just a great cup of coffee. Well designed and impeccably produced by Gamila Products, a very creative ID firm lead by Aly Khalifa right here in Raleigh, NC! The Impress is a...

The Brew2Go Is Here!
May 20, 2013

Meet your newest drinking buddy - the Brew2Go! It is a double-walled BPA-free plastic drink tumbler with a close-able sippy lid that holds 16oz of beer, prevents spills, condensation and keeps the bugs out. This beer tumbler is sure to make your outdoor (and indoor) beer drinking fun, easy and safe. Use the Brew2Go anywhere! [list type=circle_list] On the Beach and at the Pool - No need for solo cups! Glass is forbidden, yet you still...

Vino2Go XL - More Wine In Your Favorite Glass
May 20, 2013

You asked for a larger wine tumbler and now you can get it! The VinoGo XL takes all of the positive qualities of the Vino2Go (BPA-Free, SAN acrylic, double walled with a lid) and expands them. This new version holds 50% more wine than the original Vino2Go - a whole 12oz = half a wine bottle!  The Vino2Go XL will not sweat, leaving your drinkware condensation-free. The SAN acrylic material eliminates glass breakage and the sippy lid keeps dirt and...

Win FREE products in the Vino2Go: Pin It To Win It 2013
April 12, 2013

[feature color="icon-black" title="Contest Winners Announcement and Deadline" icon="ico-calendar" ] Winners are chosen at random and announced monthly. It's never to late to enter!   [/feature] [headline]The Vino2Go Pin It To Win It Contest[/headline] We are giving all fabulous folks a chance to win some Vino2Go products!  We need you to unleash your master pinning skills in helping us to capture those slices of life Vino moments. CONTEST...

Add Any Product or Service To Your Free Online Wedding Registry
April 11, 2013

Planning your Wedding? Here's a brief DIY tutorial on how to get started with My Registry, a free online wedding registry. MyRegistry.com is a website that allows you to manage your own registry and add items from ANY store on the internet. In addition, you can sync pre-existing store registries, request cash, scan barcodes with your phone, display it on Facebook as well as creating custom personalized links. Feel free to comment below if you...

Easter Special Through This Weekend!
March 26, 2013

Did you hear about our new colors? Perky Purple, Sky Blue and Mellow Yellow. To celebrate the release we would like to offer a special coupon through this weekend: [notice title=""] Apply coupon code "EasterVino" to your order of any color Vino2Go or Vino Caddy and receive a 15% discount!! (Offer valid through...

3 New Vino2Go Colors Are Here!
March 26, 2013

Are you ready for 3 brand new colors? We just excitedly opened up the boxes and think these might be the best colors yet! For your enjoyment we are proud to bring you: Perky Purple - Consistently requested and often associated with royalty Perky Purple is a popular college color. Now you and your besties can have a blast tailgating or partying on a Girls Night Out. Sky Blue -  Whether you're pre-gaming at that University down the street,...

Vino2Go | St. Paddy's Special all week!
March 11, 2013

You may run across a pot o' gold, shamrocks or even a leprechaun on this Irish festival of eating, drinking and overall merriment. What better way to celebrate the great feast then with your matching Emerald Green Vino2Go?! [notice title=""] Apply coupon code "Pot-of-Vino" to your order of any color Vino2Go or Vino Caddy and receive a 20% discount!! (Offer valid through...

"Where do you Vino2Go" Contest Winners Announced!
March 8, 2013

 Thank YOU so much for your participation in the Where Do You Vino2Go contest! We hope you enjoyed taking them as much as we enjoyed receiving them!Before we announce the "winners" we just want you to remember that you are all winners because seriously, how can you lose having fun and drinking Vino?! Without further delay, here are the winners: GRAND PRIZE WINNER - Katherine Clark and family from Salon on The Square, Glade Spring,...

Minutebot Lays Foundation For LEGO Mindstorms Robotic Creations
March 7, 2013

  What is the Minutebot Base Plate? The MinuteBot is a thick, robust base plate that can be used in combination with LEGO MINDSTORMS® and LEGO TECHNIC® construction components.  Prior to the MinuteBot Base one would have to string together hundreds of smaller LEGO pieces, a process which is not only expensive but tedious. The main purpose (although there can be many uses) is to be used as foundation for mechanical education and learning,...

Hide Your Ugly Cable Piles With Cablox!
March 5, 2013

Cablox: The Art Of Cable Management Cablox is a grid of small rubber pegs that organizes your cables any way you want that comes in a boxed 2-pack. Not only can you make those unsightly ugly cable piles go bye bye, you can also route them in different directions giving your keyboard and mouse cable just enough slack to stay comfortable. Tame Your Tangled Cables With its adhesive back, Cablox can be installed on most surfaces in...

Where Do You Vino? - In The Shower
February 28, 2013

Greetings Wine Lover, It might sound a bit scandalous but wine drinking in the shower is a perfectly legitimate activity. (Hey, if beer people do it, why can't wine?) Brittany Garner explains - "Shower wine easily atop my favorite things list. Right below cheese and slightly overweight wiener dogs. So here's how I do Shower wine so you may partake in this, my nightly ritual, and then share your experience with me. 1. Find a glass that won't...

What is the Harlem Shake? (+ The Product Farm Vino2Go Edition)
February 27, 2013

What is the Harlem Shake? The Harlem Shake is 30 second dance meme, the latest viral video phenomenon that has taken off across the US and world. Some consider it a stake in the heart of the wildly popular Gangam Style which hit 1 billion YouTube views in 2012. The Harlem Shake began in Harlem, New York in 1981 with its roots in an Ethiopian dance called "Eskista." But today, it has become much much more. The daily beast interviews Baauer, the...

24-hour Life Clock
February 20, 2013

  Life-Clock is designed to help people visualize and make the most of their time. This 24-hour wall clock helps you prioritize and organize your day for increased productivity and balance for the tasks and activities most important to you.   The wall clock is easy to use and accessible, it is even helpful for kids who can not yet read a standard clock, but can identify with color-coded times, such as recognizing wake and sleep...

Brew2Go™ - Coming soon!
February 8, 2013

Hello Beer Lover, The Brew2Go is your newest drinking buddy!  Holding 16oz of liquid, this beer tumbler is sure to make your outdoor (and indoor) beer drinking fun, easy and safe. No glass allowed? No problem, the Brew2Go is made from SAN acrylic plastic (same as the wildly popular Vino2Go) and it's designed for such scenarios. Be sure to get on our early bird notification list so you can be the first one to hear about our latest piece of Beer...

Valentines Special - Ad with Coupon Code
February 2, 2013

  Valentine’s Day is around the corner, although there’s still time to place your Vino2Go gift order with us! For your convenience, we’re now offering FREE custom gift messaging and optional gift wrapping for an additional $2.99!! Please make sure to order before 2/6/2013 to receive a 10% discount per item ordered! (Coupon...

Valentine's Day News: DIY ideas and New Gift Packaging Options!
February 2, 2013

Valentine's Day is around the corner, although there's still time to place your Vino2Go gift order with us! For your convenience, we're now offering FREE custom gift messaging and optional gift wrapping for an additional $2.99!! Please make sure to order before 2/6/2013 to receive a 10% discount per item ordered! (Coupon Code: VINO2LOVE). We could not offer candy within the Vino2Go directly from our store, however it's easy to spiff up your...

Valentine's Special! 10% off each item
February 2, 2013

Take opportunity of this limited time special - 10% off any item(s) in our store, including the Vino2Go, VinoCaddy, USB Scent Flower and ILKARE Dog Coats. Coupon code can only be redeemed once per user. Please spread the word to friends and family! Sincerely, The Product Farm. Offer expires after 2/6/2013. Coupon code: Vino2Love CLICK HERE TO VISIT OUR...

Where do you Vino? - On A Boat
February 2, 2013

Greetings Wine Lover! Here at The Product Farm, we take great efforts to bring together design and fun. It seems that many others have that same idea as far as their lifestyle goes. Take for example, Krissy and Eric, a blissfully married couple and owners of "Our House has an anchor" blog which chronicles their life aboard a Gulfstar 54 boat ("The Sea Gem") in Miami along with their dog, Moishe and daughter, (Commander) Helina. (You can read about...

VinoCaddy, by Daniel Hilgenberg - Coming Soon!
January 18, 2013

The VinoCaddy, designed and hand-made by local designer Daniel Hilgenberg, is the perfect way to carry two wine glasses and a bottle. It's also a great presentation piece. There are four material options available: 1) domestic walnut, 2) domestic oak, 3) salvaged and up-cycled domestic chestnut (now extinct), 4) bamboo. Hand made with pride in the USA. We're adding the VinoCaddy to our store very soon! — at The Product Farm, Inc. The finish is...

Joulebug - Save energy and have fun doing it!
November 22, 2012

JouleBug is a free mobile game for being mindful about energy. Our players save more than $200 a year – and help relieve a little stress on our planet. We think using energy wisely makes sense. It’s good for our pocketbooks and better for the planet. But when we started trying to figure out what we should do and how, we found a bunch of pretty boring lists of suggestions with little apparent prioritization. Plus the lists didn’t exactly...

Introducing ILKARE Fabulous Dog Coats
November 20, 2012

Chris Ellsberg has lived a life woven with determination and survival. She was 20 years old when she left Germany. She did not speak English and had $33 in her pocket. Her story starts in East Prussia, Germany, in the 1940's during World War II. One day, the Russians invaded her family's house under gun point. Soon thereafter their home was burnt to the ground and her family was homeless, without food and under constant threat. One day her family...

The Wine Sippy Cup! (Party Pink & Business Black)
September 7, 2012

Closer Look: Party Pink Let's face it, Vino2Go | Party Pink is one of the colors you wanted, but could not get. Well, now you can! It's hot and ready for a good ol' time. Drink responsibly though, excessive consumption has been linked with visions of parading pink elephants - just ask our friend Dumbo. Closer Look: Business Black Vino2Go | Business Black is a must for classy business professionals.  Business black makes you look...

MorphCase: iPod Touch = PHONE
September 4, 2012

The low cost and accessibility of Wi-Fi is only going to become more advanced and abundant in the future. Some recent Wi-Fi advances include the collaboration of major cable companies for CableWiFi, Wi-Fi enabled cars, Passpoint, superfast speeds with Connectify Dispatch, using your home network everywhere with Anyfi.net, and SuperWiFi is now on the horizon. A LIGHTBULB WENT OFF... The iPod Touch … the “iPhone without a phone.” Over...

New Pocket-size Alleva-WaveTM with ICES Technology Accelerates Healing of Soft Tissue and Bone In Horses
July 3, 2012

The new Alleva-Wave is an alternative solution to conventional medicine in the healing of bone and soft tissue injuries, according to Dr. Robert Dennis, PHD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and founder of Micro-Pulse, LLC.  Unlike conventional Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMF) devices, Alleva-Wave goes further by incorporating Inductively Coupled Electrical Stimulation (ICES) technology that penetrates beneath the skin's surface and...

Vino2Go, The Wine Sippy Cup - Available Now!
July 3, 2012

The Vino2Go tumbler is the simplicity of style, an active wine lovers dream come true.  With the Vino2Go tumbler, you practically eliminate the nightmare of spilled wine.  This BPA-free, spill-proof durable drinkware has a familiar wine glass shape making it a convenient and easy to use product.  Whether you are at the beach, tailgate event, or other fast-paced adventure, the Vino2Go is your all-in-one portable drinking solution. You get your...

Your Ultimate Auto Emergency Tool
July 3, 2012

The Briteman Multi-Function Flashlight is imperative for vehicle emergencies such as a breakdown.  The unit is completely water proof and provides 36 impressive hours of continous light, a survivalists best friend. Visible from 200 meters (600 feet), the unit has a rare earth magnet which allows the light to adhere your vehicle's roof making you brightly visible. If you're stuck inside the vehicle, the glass breaking hammer and belt cutter allow a...

Lights Out Ashtray
July 3, 2012

Eggcrate pattern + Ashtray = Form + Function.  While the undulating peaks and valleys lend a unique, yet familiar appearance, it primarily serves to safely extinguish the smoldering cherry of a cigarette. The convoluted interior surface is scaled to that of a cigarette so that when a butt is pushed into the ashtray, the cherry is suffocated as it gets pressed into a depression.  No more lingering burning cherries.   Once satisfied with the...

LED Safety Glasses
June 26, 2012

These Briteman Safety Glasses are durable, sleek, comfortable and easy to use. The ultra bright built-in LED lights provide visability in low lighted work areas such as under a car, in utility closets or even night biking. The high impact polycarbonate lenses are scratch resistent, anti-fog and UV protection coating creating a resilient durable long lasting product life. Cost: $2.62 at MOQ: 5000 units. FOB Port: Ningbo, China INQUIRE...