Category Archives: functional business cards

Reasons to Cheerfully Distribute Branded Advertising Matches To Promote Your Business!

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Reasons to Cheerfully Distribute Branded Advertising Matches To Promote Your Business! A week or two doesn’t pass where a member of my sales staff receives a question from a current client or a prospect re. the reasons for them to either continue ordering branded advertising matches to promote their business or to start using them. […]

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Matches That Play A Starring Role in Movies and Music!

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Bruce Willis in The Fifth Element Did you know that a single match (=the 5th element) was responsible for saving the world at the end of the movie The Fifth Element starring Bruce Willis? For phillumenists (collectors of matches),  we recommend a great film from 1932 called The Match King that follows the real life story of the rise […]

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15 Matchbooks with Incredible Artworks by Leading Illustrators Article From DigitalArtsOnline.UK

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Excellent article from DigitalArtsOnline.UK                  15 matchbooks with incredible artworks by leading illustrators  Executive agent at B&A Louisa St. Pierre explains. “Masterpieces have been created by candlelight; ideas have been shared over a cigarette; phone numbers and information exchanged by scrawling on these portable, multi-purpose notebooks,” she says. […]

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Dallas Observer Article re. The Appeal of Collecting Advertising Matches and How They Preserve Life’s Memories and Experiences

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I MISS YOU, RESTAURANT MATCHBOOKS An article written four years ago in the Dallas Observer featuring the lasting appeal of collecting advertising matches and how they uniquely preserve a person’s memories and life experiences that other forms of restaurant advertising such as business cards are incapable of connecting on such an intimate level. When a customer […]

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FOUND! 1928 Oldsmobile Cover Letter Presenting Their Match Book Co-operative Dealership Advertising Program

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In addition to being the President of TheMatchGroup, Joseph Danon has been a avid collector of vintage advertising Match books -amassing a collection comprised of tens of 1,000’s of vintage advertising match books dating back over 100 years! Well, while sifting through his collection, Mr, Danon found this well preserved Oldsmobile Motor Works Advertising Dept. Cover Letter dated March […]

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