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Efficient Ways To Enjoy a Budget-Friendly Christmas

Written by: phs Greenleaf

phs Greenleaf has been providing planting and landscaping services to businesses for over 25 years, including indoor and outdoor plants, artificial and live planting, living walls, grounds maintenance and Christmas trees and decorations.

Efficient Ways To Enjoy a Budget-Friendly Christmas

Christmas is a time for celebration, excitement, and joy, but it’s no secret that it can also significantly strain business budgets. This year has been especially tough for businesses and employees, and if you’re having to reduce your spending this year, you certainly won’t be alone.

As the Christmas season takes over, you may find it difficult to balance creating a festive atmosphere and juggling your finances. The good news is that it is possible to make savings to ease the pressure of Christmas and keep your budget intact.

Here are 4 suggestions that will help you enjoy a budget-friendly and fulfilling Christmas season.

1. Make some charitable donations instead of corporate gifts

Corporate gifts for customers and clients are something that many businesses do each year, but in today’s climate, it could be one of the costs you’ll want to reduce. Instead of offering the usual Christmas gift, why not make a charitable donation instead? This will be a great way to support a worthy cause and may even save you money when you consider the packaging and postage costs of your typical gifts.

The winter period is also a great time to consider volunteering with your teams. It can be an excellent way to encourage team building, while helping your business give back to those in need.

2. Take advantage of Black Friday deals

While many Black Friday deals are just a promotional gimmick, there are some good savings that can be made during the same period that could benefit you for the rest of the year.

If there are services you buy regularly, keep an eye out for some special Black Friday offers. You could also use it as an opportunity to buy new equipment and other items at a reduced rate.

3. Ask your staff for suggestions

Trying to make savings at Christmas can be difficult, and you may need to think outside the box to help you get the savings you need. This presents you with a fantastic opportunity to consult your staff about any savings, so you can brainstorm some ideas together.

4. Hire a pre-decorated Christmas tree

Buying and decorating a Christmas tree every year can become a huge expense for businesses, especially if you have a large space to decorate. A more affordable alternative is to hire a pre-decorated Christmas tree, giving you the benefit of a professionally-decorated tree in colours that meet your requirements, at a much lower cost. Your tree will be installed and taken away on your behalf, giving you one less thing to worry about at Christmas.

phs Greenleaf provides affordable decorated Christmas tree hire, ready to get your business into the festive spirit. We have a range of trees available in different sizes and colour themes, helping to create the perfect look for your business. Choose from one of our pre-decorated trees for hire.

The phs Greenleaf 2023 Christmas brochure is out now, so take a look at what we have in store for our customers this year.

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