Unexpected Corporate Gifts Under $100

November 1, 2022

Dazzle your employees, customers, and prospects with brilliant corporate gifts under $100.

Our list of under $100 gift ideas is your perfect starting point for corporate gifting! From corporate gifts under 100 like robes and warm weather jackets to tech-loving faves and more, we share different types of corporate gifts to suit everyone on your list. 

While it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the endless selection of custom products on the market, Gemnote can help you find the best corporate gifting ideas that will leave your recipient with a positive lasting impression. 

Top 3 tips for securing the best corporate gifts under $100

1. Choose quality over quantity.

For custom merch that goes the distance, skip the gimmicky, useless items that leave your recipient wishing you didn’t bother. When it comes to unique corporate gifts, your Gemnote rep can help you find items to suit your budget. 

2. Think fun and functional.

The top corporate gifts under $100 offer a pleasing aesthetic while being practical. As consumers lean more toward sustainable options in the home and office, these top corporate gifts under $100 should also reflect their values. 

3. Add customization.

For unique corporate gifts that your recipients will remember, make sure you add your logo. From screen printing and embroidery to leather embossing, glass etching, and more, your Gemote rep can help you personalize your promotional gifts for customers. 

25 Best Corporate Gifts Under $100

Starting at under $10, our examples of corporate gifts will knock their socks off! Perfect for holidays, project milestones, years of service, awards and recognition, and more!   

1. Compartes Chocolate Nightcap Whisky Dark Chocolate Bar 

Snacks are always a favorite among promotional gifts for customers, but when it comes to corporate gifts, high-end chocolate brings all the flavor and won’t blow your budget. 

Shown: Compartes Chocolate Nightcap Whisky Dark Chocolate Bar $9.95

2. Nomad Camper Hat 

Branded hats are a favorite among promotional gifts for customers. However, this camper hat from Nomad is a clear favorite thanks to features like a suede bill and lightweight patch. 

Shown: Nomad Camper Hat $24.95

3. Anchored Northwest Girlfriend Wood Wick Rustic Soy Candle

Corporate gifts for employees should spark their imagination and delight the senses just like your favorite candle.  

Shown: Anchored Northwest Bookworm and Girlfriend  Rustic Soy Candle $22.50 each

Kitchen Faves: Best $100 Gifts or Less

For employee gift ideas under 100 that they can use now and next year, you can’t go wrong with kitchen essentials like custom hand towels and thoughtfully-designed glasses. 

4. Coyuchi ​​Organic Waffle Kitchen Towels

These aren’t your average kitchen towels. With 100% organic cotton and GOTS-certified finish, you get a super soft and absorbent, hardworking towel that makes them ideal corporate gifts for employees.  

Shown: Coyuchi ​​Organic Waffle Kitchen Towels, Set of 6 $58

5. Areaware Dusen Dusen Pattern Glasses 

Not just any glasses can make a list of 100 gift ideas for employees—much less the top 25. However, these patterned faves by Dusen Dusen bring add instant interest to a go-with-anything practical design. 


Shown: Areaware Dusen Dusen Pattern Glasses, $35

6. Hawkins New York Vacuum Coffee Carafe $100

For winning $100 gift ideas for employees, like this one from Hawkins New York brings style and practicality to the forefront.  

Shown: Hawkins New York Vacuum Coffee Carafe, $100

Out of the Box Under $100 Gifts for Employees

When looking for gifts under 100 that are sure to bring smiles, these functional- yet unexpected- faves deliver! 

7. Original Duckhead Forest Compact Eco-Friendly Wind Resistant Umbrella 

Examples of corporate gifts that exhibit all our favorite qualities— durable design, practicality, and a memorable style, nothing beats this eco-friendly umbrella which uses 9 plastic bottles in its design. 

Shown: Original Duckhead Forest Compact Eco-Friendly Umbrella, $42

8. Intelligent Change Let's Get Closer: Team Edition 

For the best corporate gifting that promotes teamwork, why look to a game to keep the smiles coming? This team edition card set is perfect for starting meaningful conversations among colleagues.

Shown: Intelligent Change Let's Get Closer: Team Edition, $20 

9. Kinto Aroma Oil Warmer 

With a design inspired by upscale coffee equipment, this oil warmer from Kinto is perfect for making your interior spaces warm and inviting and one of the top corporate gifts under $100. 

Shown: Kinto Aroma Oil Warmer $57.50

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10. Standard Baggu Towel 

The standard Baggu towel checks all the boxes for best corporate gifts under $100. From its oversized design, organic cotton, and easy ways to customize your own branding, it’s a hands-down, practical favorite.  

Shown: Standard Baggu Towel, $48 

11. Hawkins New York Simple Waffle Slippers 

Instead of corporate gifts under 100 dollars, these upscale cushy (and grippy!) slippers give you big value at a lot less. 

Shown: Hawkins New York Simple Waffle Slippers, $28


12. Casamera The Bathrobe

Featuring 100% Egyptian cotton, this hooded bathrobe tops the list of corporate gifts under 100 dollars. 

Shown: Casamera The Bathrobe, $90

Tech-Loving Cool Gifts Under $100

Uncommon goods corporate gifts are just as luxe as they are fun! For more tech-friendly gift ideas, talk to your Gemnote rep today! 

13. Nomad Leather Cover For MagSafe Battery Pack

There’s nothing really exciting about an everyday battery pack when it comes to under $100 gift ideas for employees. However, serve it up with a branded leather cover like this one from Nomad, and you’ve got a winner!


Shown: Nomad Leather Cover For MagSafe Battery Pack, $29.95

14. Yamaha True Earbuds

No best corporate gifts under $100 list is complete without a quality set of earbuds like these from Yamaha. 

Shown: Yamaha True Earbuds, $99.95 

Brilliant Under $100 Gift Ideas for Employees

Examples of corporate gifts that are perfect for employees include items like these that are perfect on and off the clock. 

15.  Timbuk2 Tuck Laptop Backpack 

Backpacks make great corporate gifts under $100, and this one from Timbuk2 is no exception! Described as a “minimalist tech bag” it features 100% recycled nylon and polyester and a design your recipient will love. 

Shown: Timbuk2 Tuck Laptop Backpack, $89

16. Poketo Large 13" Minimalist Folio

Sleek, minimal, and modern, this folio from Poketo is fun to give and easy to customize.

Shown: Poketo Large 13" Minimalist Folio in Navy, $58

17. Rains Laptop Bag

Wondering what types of corporate gifts you should give your all-star team? The Rains laptop bag offers a sophisticated style and modern silhouette for a universally loved gift.  

Shown: Rains Laptop Bag, $95 

18. Topo Designs Laptop Sleeve

Fun, functional, and easy to give, this laptop sleeve protects their gear in a professional style. 

Shown: Topo Designs laptop Sleeve, $35 

Home Decor: Men’s and Women's gifts under $100

For the best corporate gifts 2023, choose home decor gifts that are versatile. From their workspace to their home office to any room in their house, these unexpected items make the grade!

19. Areaware Hex Vase 

There are lots of types of corporate gifts, but this one from Areaware is just as fun as it is unexpected!


Shown: Areaware Hex Vase, $95

20. House of Jude Waffle Blanket

The top 100 gift ideas for employees and customers alike always include a blanket. Destined to be an heirloom piece, this waffle blanket features the softness and durability of Turkish cotton. 

Shown: House of Jude Waffle Blanket, $84

Designer Gifts for Her Under $100

Apparel remains one of the best corporate gifts! For companies looking to add customization to their corporate gifts, there are endless ways to make your branding stand out this year. 

21. Vuori Women’s Performance Joggers $94

The best gift ideas don’t have to be stuffy. In fact, when it comes to corporate gifts for employees, they’ll love incredibly soft performance gear that stands up to even their hardest sweat sessions. 

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Shown: Vuori Women’s Performance Joggers, $94

22. Coyuchi Women's Solstice Organic Short Robe

For high end gift ideas, look for features like 100% organic cotton and a soft finish, similar to this Solstice robe for her. 

Shown: Coyuchi Women's Solstice Organic Short Robe, $78

Corporate Gifts Under $100 for Him

Looking for a gift for man under $100 that leaves a great impression? You can’t go wrong with hardworking, durable designs by his favorite adventure brands. 

23. Vuori Men’s Ease Performance Half Zip

A sought-after, luxe brand to top your luxury gifts under 100 dollars list. For the best corporate gifting, a performance half zip like this one from Vuori with UPF 30+ is extra special.

Shown: Vuori Men’s Ease Performance Half Zip, $84 

24. The North Face® Sweater Fleece Jacket

Proof that corporate gifts under 100 dollars do exist! While they may say, “You shouldn’t have,” rest assured, they are very glad you did! 

Shown: The North Face® Sweater Fleece Jacket, $97

25. Topo Designs Men’s Ultralight Jacket $79

Last but definitely not least, for corporate gifts under 100 dollars a customizable Topo Designs jacket is sure to brighten their day!

Shown: Topo Designs Men’s Ultralight Jacket, $79

Best Corporate Gifts 2023

When it comes to finding unique corporate gifts these are just the beginning! Talk to your Gemnote rep for over 100 gift ideas for employees, customers, events, and more that will match your budget and highlight your brand, or check out our Lookbook today!

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