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Our Hottest Holiday Gifts of 2016

Written by Alexis on November 18, 2016

 
If you're searching to give the gift of choice to your employees this holiday season, look no further! Awards Network has all of this year's popular gifts that your employees are sure to love.
 
The Awards Network online catalog features thousands of brand name gifts for a wide variety of lifestyles, giving employees plenty of options to choose from. Based on the most popular items of the 2016, we've predicted the top 10 gifts sure to be redeemed by employees this holiday season!
 
 Kindle Fire For the Book Lover

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 10 Tablet 

Play games, flip through magazines or take photos with the Kindle Fire. This tablet offers a vivid 10" touch screen with 1280x800 resolution, Android OS, 32GB internal storage plus microSD slot. Includes a quad-core processor and dual HD cameras for photos and face-to-face chat. 

 Fitbit

For the Fitness Fanatic

Fitbit Charge 2 Activity & Heart Rate Tracker 
This heart rate and fitness wristband maximizes workouts with PurePulse heart rate, multi-sport modes and connected GPS. Track all-day activity, exercise and sleep, including step, distance, calories burned, active minutes and hourly activity tracking. Automatically tracks sleep quality and length. Features a high resolution OLED tap display and battery life up to 5 days with built-in lithium-polymer battery.

Bose
 

For the Music Follower

Bose® QuietComfort® 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling® Headphones
Enjoy crisp, powerful sound and quiet to hear music better. The soft ear cushions provide a comfortable around ear fit and the noise cancelling technology monitors the noise and convenient inline remote/mic. Uses a AAA battery for up to 35 hours of play time.



 KitchenAid

For the Cooking Connoisseur

KitchenAid Stand Mixer

This stand mixer features a tilt up head, 10 speed control, 5 quart stainless steel bowl, and 325 watts of mixing power for creaming butter, kneading dough, and whipping cream. Also included are three attachments: a flat beater for making batter and all textures in-between; a wire whip for egg whites and more air-infused creations; and a hook for mixing and kneading yeast dough.


 CamelBak

For the Outdoor Adventurer

CamelBak 100oz Hydration Pack

This pack provides ample cargo and hydration capacity for a 3-hour to a full-day hike. Features include a hike essentials organizer pocket, four-point compression straps, tool attachment, and side pockets. It has been designed to carry extra layers, food, head lamps, trail maps, trekking poles, media, sunglasses, and more!


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For the Technology Buff

Apple Watch Series 2

This popular watch comes in a space gray aluminum case with a black woven nylon sport band and features dual core processor, built-in GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and OLED Retina display with Force touch. The Apple Watch is a great assistant to help you measure your workouts, track your daily activity and put you in touch with people, apps and information. It also includes a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery providing up to 18 hours of battery life

 Bushnell For the Sky Gazer

Bushnell Sky Tour Telescope

Discover constellations, amazing facts and planets with this Bushnell telescope. The Electronic Sky Tour handset gives you a real time audio tour of the night sky with adjustable volume and choice of language. It also includes a LED electronic red dot finderscope for fast positioning and large 1.25" diameter eyepieces make for great star gazing.


 Ninja

For the Health Guru

Ninja Auto-iQ Compact System

The Ninja Blender featuring Auto-iQ technology provides pre-programmed settings for the perfect blend. Its smooth boost technology creates drinkable nutrient juices or ultra-creamy smoothies. Features of this system also include a 1200W motor base, 40 oz. blend and prep bowl, two 24 oz. Nutri Ninja cups, 24 oz. stainless steel cup and a 30 recipe Inspiration guide.

Microsoft

For the Digital Devotee

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 with Surface Pen

The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablet features performance and versatility for professionals, creatives and more. The 12.3" display has extremely high contrast and low glare. It can go from laptop to tablet with the multi-position Kickstand and keyboard. Features Windows 10, 128GB SSD storage and 4GB memory, Wi-Fi networking and Bluetooth 4.0 technology. Ports include microSD Card reader and full size USB 3.0 and the cameras include 5.0 MP front-facing HD camera and 8.0 MP rear-facing auto-focus camera with 1080p HD video recording.

 Playstation

For the Gaming Enthusiast

Sony PS4 500GB Game Console and Accessories

This gaming system provides cutting edge technology to deliver more realized game worlds and higher player counts. An all-in-one streaming media center allows for viewing your favorite movies and TV shows, as well as uploading videos of game play. Our package includes 2 DualShock 4 wireless controllers, plus a Rocketfish gaming chat headset which is officially licensed for the PS4. Finally, the Insignia dual controller charger provides a rapid, powerful charge while providing a charging status LED for simple visual notification.


We know that finding the perfect gift for each individual employee can be a tough task. Awards Network is happy to help ease the pain of searching this holiday season by providing a catalog that includes thousands of brand-name items to choose from. By letting your employees do the shopping, you can guarantee they will take home a gift they'll never forget. If you're interested in giving the gift of choice this holiday season or as a year-round program, we encourage you to request access to our full online catalog today.

Wishing you the best for a happy holiday shopping season!

 
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