The retractable badge or a badge in a retractable holder is quite common these days. Almost every employed person wears an identification badge and the retractable kind only makes processing easier.
It does not matter if processing means gaining entry to potato chips machine for sale a certain location, or releasing documents to an employee, or simply noting the persons work attendance the retractable badge simply makes it easier for the person to swipe at the machine from a fair distance. There is no more need to practically kiss the wall (or the glass panel), or bend over a table fixed machine, or buy those hand held tag reading portables.As convenient as the retractable badge may be, some more enterprising minds are actually finding more unique ideas for these little tools. Here are some of them:Neck tie clips, anyone?
Some companies are finding it difficult to enforce one simple rule: employees must wear their identification badges within the premises at all times. This can be due to a lot of reasons. It can be because these badges are too bulky, too heavy or simply too troublesome to use. Some employees simply tuck it into their breast pocket or even back pocket instead. They whip out the badges when they need to. This scenario poses a lot of problems. One: employees are still not encouraged to wear their badges. Two: there is a higher probability of badges being misplaced after using. And three: there is also a higher probability of these wearing out faster because the identification badges are very often left inside the breast pocket (and thrown into the wash along with the rest of the laundry); or sat upon by its owner.In order to circumvent this problem, some companies have order custom made retractable identification badges that shift from detachable neck cords to alligator clips and yes, even to stylish looking necktie clips. (The necktie clip usually has an alligator clip behind it to ensure a steady hold on the fabric.)
This ensures that the employee can wear his identification badge wherever he or she thinks is most convenient. Best of all, an employees retractable badge makes swiping that much easier and the possibility of this being misplaced after use is dramatically reduced.Promotional ID retractable badge holders, anyone? Incredibly, the greater number of custom made retractable badge holders are those used for marketing purposes. Instead of focusing on larger promo items that have very little functional use, entrepreneurs are turning to retractable badges instead. These are extremely inexpensive to order, and many people do like using them because of its convenience. However, some of the snazzier designs get snapped up faster because they look great as well.In other cases, these promotional ID retractable badge holders can be of the expensive kind. Some companies have pieces made out of chrome, gold and silver. These pieces are usually given to people in the company who are in the upper echelons of the corporate ladder, to the stockholders, or even to loyal patrons of the business. These actually make the best corporate giveaways