Hand holding a pink insulated cup as an alternative to YETI

Alternatives to YETI

5 Alternatives to YETI® Insulated Tumblers for Branded Items

YETI is one of the most popular brands of coolers and tumblers—and for good reason. In business since the 2000s, YETI Tundra coolers continue to be the go-to solution for avid outdoor enthusiasts who need to keep beverages hot or cold over a long period of time.

The popularity of YETI products continues to grow, and not just within the niche markets of hunting and fishing enthusiasts, boaters, or beach goers. From the carpool line to the office desk, YETI tumblers are everywhere. It’s no surprise businesses want in on the trend with YETI tumblers featuring their logo. Sure, they’re stylish and high quality—but they also come at a high price.

Manufacturers know the insulated tumbler market is hot. As a result, they’ve supplied the promotional products industry with a variety of options—from alternatives from reputable brands to low-end knock offs. Unfortunately, it seems the poor-quality tumblers have saturated the industry. How can you tell which ones are the best?

We can help! Here are five YETI insulated tumbler alternatives with a sturdy build and proven results for keeping drinks cold or hot.

1. Urban Peak Keystone Trail Vacuum Tumbler

Starline’s solution to a more reasonably-priced tumbler—but without lacking in lid quality, cool design, or insulation—is the Urban Peak Keystone Trail Vacuum Tumbler. With a current patent pending, it features:

  • screw-on, spill-proof flip top
  • Tritan snap-locking closure lid
  • durable powder-coated finish
  • stainless steel top and bottom rims

The sweat-free design featuring your client’s logo is sure to make a solid impression on their customers.

2. Otterbox Elevation Stainless Steel Tumbler

Hit Promo features the Otterbox Elevation Core Colors Stainless Steel Tumbler. They offer low minimum quantities starting at 12, but if you purchase 144 or more the cost reduces to $36.99 each. The lid on this tumbler is great! Your client’s laser engraved logo is sure to make a good impression on their customers.

3. BruMate Imperial Pint Tumbler

Hirsch Gifts is one of the suppliers offering the BruMate product line. BruMate’s Hopsulator Slim Can Cooler answered consumer needs as the slim can adult beverage exploded. Now, their line includes insulated tumblers such as the BruMate Imperial Pint Tumbler. While this product comes in a few basic colors, the walnut finish option stands out.

4. RTIC Pint Tumbler

Custom Engraving Studio features a great alternative to YETI: the RITC Pint Tumbler. This solid option comes in a variety of hard-to-find and fun colors including coral, aqua blue, bright yellow, and more. Your client’s logo is laser engraved onto the tumbler for an unforgettable giveaway.

5. Coleman Brewski Stainless Steel Tumbler

Imagen Brands offers a unique line of Coleman tumblers. The Brewski Stainless Steel Tumbler has a sleek and interesting design that stands out. Logo options include laser engraving or a single-color or full-color imprint. Additionally, you can add up to four lines of personal text—a unique option you don’t always come across.

Trying to turn YETI insulated tumblers into promotional products may include sticker shock, low profit margin, inventory insecurities, and a smaller circle of vendors. Lean into your clients’ desire for a top-line insulated tumbler by providing these alternatives instead. Now you can help them make a great impression on their end users without the large investment.