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Democrat Donkey & Republican Elephant Swizzle Sticks Are Here!

Posted by Tom Seaver

May 13, 2016 3:53:00 PM

New Democrat Donkey & Republican Elephant themed swizzle sticks are here! Digitally printed in vibrant red, white & blue, these fun garnishing tools will be ideal conversation starters at your next party or gathering. 

Be sure to visit our store on Amazon to pick up a bag of your own!

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New Vintage Inspired Marlin/Swordfish Swizzle Sticks Are A Big Hit!

Posted by Tom Seaver

Apr 14, 2016 9:49:45 AM

Inspired by vintage stirrers of the past, we're excited to offer new, Marlin themed swizzle sticks! Molded in transparent blue, these fun and attractive garnishing tools are perfect for seafood restaurants, tropical parties & a variety of occasions. 

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Royer Will Be The Official Stirrer Sponsor At Tales Of The Cocktail 2016!

Posted by Tom Seaver

Mar 17, 2016 3:25:46 PM

Royer is extremely excited to be featured as the Official Stirrer Sponsor at Tales of the Cocktail 2016 in New Orleans! We see this as a perfect fit for our brand & we are excited to provide a number of exclusive custom swizzle stick designs for July's event in the Big Easy.

For those that may not know much about Tales of the Cocktail, here's a brief description of the festival straight from their website:

"Founded in 2002, Tales of the Cocktail® has grown from a small gathering of cocktail lovers into the world’s premier cocktail festival. Each year the international spirits industry is welcomed to New Orleans for a week of seminars, tastings, networking events and much more. With 200+ annual events developed specifically for bartenders, distillers and other spirits professionals, Tales of the Cocktail® is the industry’s annual meeting place for the exchange of new ideas, products and techniques.

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Topics: stirrers, swizzle sticks, Tales of the Cocktail

5 Tips For A Successful Bar Or Restaurant Grand Opening

Posted by Tom Seaver

Feb 3, 2016 11:35:25 AM

A grand opening is your bar or restaurant's first chance at impressing the guests in the community. Unveiling your facility for the first time is crucial for establishing a positive brand image. Below we have put together several tips that are intended to help those who are preparing to open their bar or restaurant's doors for the first time!

1. Ensure Food & Drinks Are On Point

The quality of your food and drinks should be a top priority. When building and promoting your menu items, be sure you are playing off of your strengths. Serve what you're good at. Also, be sure food and drinks are a good fit for your establishment's atmosphere. Whether you're upscale, fast food or somewhere in-between, aligning offerings with the intended target clientele is key.

2. Prepare & Train Staff Members That Can Be Trusted To Represent Your Brand

It is extremely important to have a staff that is motivated and appropriately trained. The people that represent your business are vital for success. The importance of interacting with, charming & serving guests should not be taken lightly.

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Topics: Restaurant Branding, Bar Branding, Grand Opening

Complete Your Valentine's Arrangements With Heart Floral Card Holder Picks!

Posted by Tom Seaver

Jan 19, 2016 10:16:53 AM

Valentine's Day is quickly approaching, which means florists everywhere are stocking up on all of the supplies they'll need to handle the upcoming rush! Floral card holder picks are most certainly on nearly every florist's list, as a loving message written on a card will be included in the vast majority of arrangements. 

Transparent red and pink floral card holder picks from Royer Corporation are proven to add a subtle, romantic finishing touch to each arrangement they accompany. These elegant heart picks hold cards firmly & can withstand movement & moisture with ease.

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Topics: Valentine's Day Floral Arrangements, Themed Floral Arrangements, Romantic Flowers

Cocktails & Dole Whip Treats Are Topped Off With Royer Swizzle Sticks At The Golden Tiki!

Posted by Tom Seaver

Jan 18, 2016 10:48:54 AM

When specialty cocktails and treats are ordered at The Golden Tiki in Las Vegas, a stellar drink presentation can always be expected. Thanks to our good friend, Caroline Pupule, we received several awesome pictures over the weekend of The Golden Tiki's custom swizzle stick in action! 

Not only do these crowd-pleasing stirrers add functionality to each presentation, they also serve as memorable souvenirs for customers! 

So, the next time you visit Sin City, be sure to stop by and see the kind folks at the Golden Tiki. We've included a copy of their cocktail menu below! Cheers!

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Topics: Bar Branding, swizzle sticks

Congrats To Imbibe Magazine's 2016 Cocktail Bar Of The Year, Lost Lake!

Posted by Tom Seaver

Jan 4, 2016 4:18:14 PM

We would like to take a moment to congratulate our friends at Lost Lake Chicago for being named Imbibe Magazine's 2016 Cocktail Bar Of The Year!

Many of Lost Lake's signature tiki cocktails are garnished with custom swizzle sticks & cocktail stirrers manufactured by Royer Corporation. 

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The Swizzle Stick Squad | Meet The Royer Team | Rob Tullis

Posted by Tom Seaver

Dec 8, 2015 1:34:02 PM

We recently had the opportunity to have a brief Q & A Session with our incredible 1st Shift Supervisor, Rob Tullis! Rob is a crucial part of Royer's continued success, which is why we wanted to recognize him on the blog!

When it comes to the ins and outs of our everyday manufacturing & decorating process, Rob is a true expert. 

We're able to continue manufacturing the world's best custom swizzle sticks, drink stirrers, cocktail picks & other molded & decorated plastic promotional products because of supervisors like Rob who do whatever it takes on a daily basis to produce results.

Please take a moment to get to know Rob, a valued member of Royer's "Swizzle Stick Squad!"

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Topics: Royer Corporation Employees

Fun Swizzle Stick & Drink Stirrer Ads Are Featured In Ohana Magazine!

Posted by Tom Seaver

Dec 7, 2015 11:53:32 AM

For 5+ years, we have been glad to have the opportunity to advertise our custom swizzle sticks, drink stirrers & cocktail picks in Ohana Magazine!

Ohana Magazine is designed in a traditional, vintage format & always features a beautiful design. Its content consists of an abundance of exciting news, notes, mixology tips & more from the world of tiki.

Our magazine ads have been a big hit over the years, thanks to the incredible Fraternal Order of Moai design team. Royer is proud to manufacture personalized stirrers & picks for many of the USA's most recognized tiki bars & restaurants. 

We'd like to share some of our favorite ad designs with you below! Please be sure to let us know which one is your favorite in the comment section!

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Topics: stirrers, swizzle sticks, Cocktail Picks, Tiki Cocktails

Plastic Swizzle Sticks & Stirrers | The World's Top Custom Manufacturer

Posted by Tom Seaver

Nov 24, 2015 2:26:42 PM

If you find yourself searching & searching for the most reputable place to purchase plastic swizzle sticks, cocktail stirrers or picks, rest assured that you've found the right spot. 

Founded in 1977, Royer Corporation specializes in custom injection molding & advanced decorating. We take great pride in being the world's premier manufacturer and supplier of plastic swizzle sticks & picks. You'll find our custom products at bars, restaurants, hotels & countless prominent businesses throughout the world. 

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Topics: swizzle sticks

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