Retirement Gift Ideas
Remember Good Times
Create a memory book from past events, photos and press releases - then have each co-worker write a personal message
Silver Fortune Cookie
Send them off with good luck with this Silver Fortune Cookie where you add the fortune.
Signing Off in Style
A Cross pen is a signature of a business professional, consider getting them a fine pen and have it engraved with their name.
The wishing wall is an eco-friendly gift allows everyone to write a personal note wishing them good luck and thank yous!
Travel Plans Ahead
Consider one of these travel gifts.
Maps and Travel Books - Huge selection
AAA membership guides & roadside services
Coupon Book - Save on Food, Fun & Hotels
Work was stressful, so help them relax with a Spa Gift Certificate or
Massagers - Chairs, back, foot & more
Money trees are plants thought to bring good luck & prosperity to those who receive them. For fun hide dollars or lottery tickets in it.
What's The Weather?
There is something about wanting to know the weather at all times, so help them plan with a 5 Day Weather Planner.
Make Them Official Stars!
Were they a company star or just the best they could be every day! Well celebrate by naming a Star after them. Fun and unique.
Give an Experience
- Theatre Tickets
- Sporting Event
- Hot Air Balloon ride
- Dinner Cruise
No Longer On The Clock
Looking a higher end watch as a retirement gift. Find Sieko, Citizen, Tag and even the highest end brands here.
Reading is Fundamental
This reading magnifier is a serious / gag gift may provoke an evil glance but believe us at some point it will be used.
Go Green In Their Honor
For retirees that care about the environment, a perfect gift is having a tree planted in their honor. An Eco-Friendly gift.
Give something special like chocolate covered strawberries or other fine chocolates from Fannie May, Godiva, zChocolate
Roast and Toast
Say Farewell by bringing together friends and family. Ask people to share stories that roast, (embarrass) or toast (praise) the retiree. A great way to share fun & special memories.
|It's time to celebrate a great career, relive memories and wish a good friend good luck. Retirement is an end of one life and the beginning of another that will present new opportuities and challenges.
Send they off in style and with a retirement gift that lets them know you care, wish them well and that they will be missed.
Military Retirement Gifts
Here are a few personalized military retirement gifts we found.
Note: Each item shown offers that gift for the US Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines.
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Personalized Wine and Wine Gifts
Give them a unique gift they will enjoy for days and weeks to come, give them their own personalized wine. 1, 6 or 12 bottles.
Or consider wine gift baskets and regional wines
For the connoisseur consider wine of the month clubs, chillers or the EuroCave SoWine Wine Bar – keeps wine fresh for ten days.
Gourmet and Wine Gift Baskets
Send them off with a variety of gourmet and wine gift baskets. Shown left is the Premier Wine Gift Basket by Gift Tree
Harry & David, Gourmet Gift Baskets, Smoked Salmon
Snacks: David's Cookies, Mrs. Beasleys, Popcorn Factory
Gift Baskets: GiftBaskets, Gift Tree
Some Fun Books for Retirees
New York Times Sudoku and Crossword Games
Have a little fun and get them something fun and challenging like brainteasers, crosswords and sudoku. This are great retirement gifts if they already do them, NY Times Sudoku games and the NY Times Electronic Crossword Puzzles.
Send Them Off in Style
Luggage is a fun and useful retirement gift. One it will get used and two you can create a giant gift basket filled with caring gifts and a few gag gifts too! Consider a nice carry on bag, laptop, duffel bags, or travel tote. And if buying luggage make sure it has wheels!
Time for Digital Fun
Top Electronics Gifts
They Need: Computers, laptops, alarm clock, cell phones
They Want: iPod, iPhone, digital camera, tvs, dvd player...
Plus remember covers and cases that protect iPods and MP3s.
Popular Shops: Amazon, Wolf Camera, Sears, Wal-Mart
Visitor Suggestions for Retirement Gifts
The Retirement Gift Basket
Want to have some fun at the party?
Create a gift basket some of these fun items:
Denture cleaner, an enema, Depends undergarments,
Milk of Magnesia, arthritic cream, Tube of Preparation H,
Old Spice Cologne, a crossword puzzle books, etc...
Now get a big basket to hold all off the items, line the basket with tissue paper, fill the basket, wrap the whole thing in cellophane add a few balloons and presto - a gift that will bring many laughs and leave a lasting impression.
Thanks - Sylvia T. - Boulder, CO