Welcome to the Flashbay blog, where you can find fresh USB flash drive related ideas and news and ideas to build brand awareness for your business. Our employees contribute to this blog with thoughts and experiences which we hope you may find interesting, especially if you are considering using USB flash drives as a promotional tool. We look forward to your feedback and comments :)
12 Aug 2014
Trust Flashbay to supply your USB flash drives
Recent media reports may have given you the impression that USB flash drives are the new weapon of choice for hackers trying to gain access to the valuable information on your computer but the reality is that if you purchase your devices from a trusted source then you have no need to be concerned. At Flashbay we pride ourselves on ... Read More
21 May 2014
Flashbay sponsors Hong Kong Junior Chamber Seminar
Note USB Memory PenFlashbay were proud sponsors of the 2014 Voyage of Business – Innovation Undertaking Seminar held in Macau last 10th of May. We gave away for all guests and young talents of the event 200 amazing custom Ink USB Pens carefully packaged and branded for the occasion in their magnet boxes. The conference was hosted by the Hong Kong junior chamber, a ... Read More
09 Apr 2014
The New Wafer USB Card Video
USB Fan Drive To showcase our Wafer USB Drive, Flashbay has published a great new video – check it out to see this unique product in action. What makes the Wafer USB Card so distinctive is the large branding area on both sides – which can be photo printed with whatever image you want in full vibrant colour. We think fun and informative product videos ... Read More
21 Feb 2014
Nature USB Drive awarded as an “Eco Design”
mobile-library At Flashbay we constantly strive to design products that meet our customers’ needs. As part of this portfolio of products we developed an eco-friendly drive called Nature. We found that many customers wanted a promotional gift that is effective as well as eco-friendly. Made from sustainable European Maple wood, the Nature USB Drive fills these requirements and is certified Carbon ... Read More
14 Feb 2014
Flashbay Donates to Qualibooks
mobile-library Qualibooks is a charity that provides library resources to Schools in South Africa. It is their vision to see that every school and community has access to much needed quality library resources, including books and related materials. One of their products is called the ‘Wheelie Wagon’; a mobile library unit that helps provide a solution to schools without a traditional library. Flashbay ... Read More
07 Jan 2014
The Evolution of USB Flash Drives
clip_usbAs part of our continued dedication to provide the most appealing, effective and brandable Flash Drive models occasionally we have to say goodbye to older designs to make way for the new. In 2013 we launched a number of new and exciting models and there are plenty more to come this year. Our philosophy is to keep a focused and relevant ... Read More
16 Dec 2013
CARE Australia Typhoon Haiyan Appeal
clip_usbThe victims of the Typhoon that hit the Philippines on the 8th of November are still in desperate need for help. The damage this disaster caused is extensive and the CARE Australia rescue teams working to get the country back on its feet urgently need assistance to be able to continue their work. So far they have helped hundreds of ... Read More
06 Dec 2013
Flashbay Donates to the Freedom Charity
clip_usb In South London recently, it was discovered that a group of women had been held for over 30 years against their will. Alerted by a phone call from one of these women, Freedom Charity was able to help them escape what was described as ‘invisible handcuffs’. Detective Inspector Kevin Hyland from the Metropolitan Police’s Human Trafficking Unit explained “A television documentary ... Read More
28 Nov 2013
British Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan Appeal
clip_usb On Friday 8th of November 2013 the strongest storm ever to make landfall hit the Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan (known locally in the Philippines as Yolanda) caused widespread destruction and left many people dead. Thousands of people are still left without shelter, food or clothing. The most important thing now is to give support to those providing help on the ground. The ... Read More
22 Nov 2013
Ordered, Customised and Delivered in just 6 working days!
hour_glass Our excellent lead times are possible because of the investment we have made in establishing and running our own factory based in Shenzhen, China. Our time from order to delivery is one of the shortest in the market - almost all of our products are available on a 6 working day lead time for orders between 25 and 5000 units. There’s ... Read More
14 Nov 2013
8GB is the new 128MB!
clip_usb 10 years ago a 128MB flash drive was very useful but these days they are simply too small for most practical purposes. Leading memory chip manufacturers such as Samsung, Hynix, Intel, Toshiba and Micron have shifted their production to match the demand for ever larger capacities, making it uneconomical to source high quality but low capacity memory chips for use ... Read More
12 Nov 2013
Flashbay Expands to Singapore
singapore_at_night Since 2003 Flashbay has been supplying Branded USB Flash Drives to companies around the world. From single-person Photography businesses to some of the largest companies in the world, Flashbay has helped businesses grow by supporting them with market-leading promotional Thumb Drives. As part of Flashbay’s expansion we are now selling our promotional drives to Singapore. So, if you are a Singapore ... Read More
09 Sep 2013
Flashbay Number 1 on Trustpilot
trustpilotAt Flashbay we pride ourselves on giving amazing service to our customers. Although we make some great custom flash drives we understand that we need to do more to ensure our customers keep coming back. We listen to our customers and help them through the process - suggesting products that suit their needs and providing virtual proofs to help them ... Read More
10 Jun 2013
USB Bracelet For Your Fan Base
USB Fan Drive YOGA TERROR, an international rock band born in the heart of Poland, released a fresh way of connecting with fans across the globe. Utilizing Flashbay’s stylish Lizzard USB bracelet Yoga Terror has created a FanDrive; a revolutionary way of rewarding fans. Purchasing a Yoga Terror branded FanDrive allows fans to receive benefits such ... Read More
08 May 2013
Trustpilot Review of the Day
Trustpilot review of the dayFlashbay believes in creating customer loyalty by providing a superior product and a superior service. Anyone who’s ordered our amazing custom USB drives will know how great the product and service is, but don’t just take our word for it! Each month we get hundreds of great reviews praising both our products and service. Today one of our reviews has even ... Read More
04 Oct 2012
Swedish News TV Show Highlights Flashbay’s Wafer USB Card
wafer usb cardWe are proud to share that Flashbay’s Wafer USB Card, one of the world’s slimmest USB cards at just 2.2mm thin, featured on popular TV4’s News Morning Swedish show last September 26. Näääk, a Stockholm based Hip-Hop group signed by Universal Music, became the focus of the show’s music review section as hosts agreed that releasing their new album on the ... Read More
12 Jan 2012
2012 Eco-Friendly Kick-Start with the Nature USB Flash Drive
nature USB flash drive Whenever a new year begins we all suddenly have new expectations and hopes for a better year. Of course many of these are unrealistic, but organizations still work hard to innovate and excite their target audience. One of the hardest customer expectations to satisfy is environment friendliness, as that, to be honest, means higher costs for most of you. In Flashbay we have, however, the ... Read More
19 Jul 2010
Our new SMT line arrives by crane
Today was a big day at the factory as our new SMT line just arrived! So what is an SMT line? SMT is an abbreviation for 'Surface Mount Technology' and our SMT line is made of various machines which work together in a line. You may have seen glimpses of such machines in news footage of hi-tech manufacturing facilities. What does it do? Essentially ... Read More
10 Jul 2009
Flashbay announces 10 year product warranty
USB Flash Drive WarrantyWe have known it all along, but proving it is another matter: how could we communicate to our customers that our product quality is vastly superior to the competition? Well we decided to proudly offer our valued customers a 10 year warranty on all products. That's 10 times longer than some of our competitors who don't stand behind their USB flash ... Read More
05 May 2009
Flashbay supplies the 'Josh Davis Band' with USB flash drives
Flashbay is proud to support the forward thinking Josh Davis Band by supplying them with USB Flash Drives to be sold to fans at their live shows. Rather than selling CDs the band will sell our Flash Drives, customised with their logo and containing exclusive tracks. When fans return to future shows they will be able to download new content ... Read More