Let Them Choose

Choose-Your-Gift® books are great for providing instant recognition, recognizing service anniversaries, birthdays or thank you cards. Pick the card that fits your occasion, select a price level and your recipient chooses their gift. Gift e-mails and customized rewards Web sites are also available. Create and deliver a program that successfully achieves your recognition goals. Choose-Your-Gift® provides a choice for administrators and recipients, with 14 categories, multiple price points ($20 to $1,000), diverse brand-name products, easy customizing and program reporting.

Bennett Bros. Inc.: 800-868-9132

Tool Time

The Skil iXO Cordless Palm-Size Screwdriver (Model 2336-02) is an ideal choice for your rewards recipients. Its rechargeable lithium-ion power battery holds its charge up to 18 months. The 3.6-volt battery is powerful enough for most household tasks. Lightweight and easy-to-use, it weighs just 10 ounces. Forward and reverse indicator arrow lights show which direction the bit is spinning. Soft grip makes for comfortable handling. The iXO Cordless Palm Size Screwdriver includes a storage case, cradle charger and 34-piece bit set.

Robert Bosch Tool Corp.: 224-232-2604

Mightier Than the Sword

The dazzling new design of the Century® II Starlight is all cool sophistication and Hollywood glamour. A galaxy of engraved silver-plated stars twinkle brightly against frosty pearlescent finishes in moody celestial shades. Jewelry-like polished chrome appointments and a graceful curved clip enhance the look, while the well-balanced, medium-diameter barrel and Cross engineering promise a lifetime of heavenly writing. Colors include Midnight Blue, Sky Blue and Twilight Gray. Choose from Fountain Pen, Selectip Rolling Ball Pen or Ball-Point Pen.

Cross: 401-335-8121

A Star is Born

The Menís Bulova Marine Star (Style #98A000) has a white-patterned dial with rotating bezel and a stainless-steel case and bracelet. It comes with two alarm modes: vibration and sound. With a screw back and fold-over buckle, the Marine Star is water-resistant to 100 meters.

Bulova Corporation: 800-423-3553

Sound the Alarm

The HoMedics SS-8000 iSoundSpaTM Max features the best of all worlds with superior, audiophile sound quality that includes a subwoofer, bass and treble adjustment and full-function touch-pad remote control. Dock and play customized music from an iPodTM or relax and unwind to six soothing nature sounds on this deluxe unit that also includes an alarm clock with snooze. With a gentle blue-light time projection and an AM/FM radio, the stylish form and functional design provides the ultimate ambiance.

HoMedics: 646-218-6005

Find Yourself

The Pharos GPS Phone 600 offers a reliable GPS navigator with turn-by-turn spoken instructions and vivid graphics. With a GSM/GPRS/EDGE phone built in, you can stay in touch while finding your way. The GPS Phone 600 is an unlocked world phone, compatible with most GSM carriers. With Wi-Fi and Bluetooth built in, users can access e-mail, get real-time traffic updates and surf the Web. This Windows Microsoft Office Mobile device also offers a digital camera/camcorder, FM radio, MP3 and video player.

Earth Gear Corporation: 718-338-0177

Healthy Cooking

The Big Easy Oil-Less Cooker from Char-Broil® provides a safe, easy way to cook turkey, chicken, pork tenderloin, ham and beef roast. It uses infrared technology instead of oil. The infrared heat circles the inner wall of the cooker to penetrate the meat evenly and seals the juices inside. Get the juicy and distinctive taste of fried with no oil and easy cleanup. Itís a healthy alternative.

Top Brands, Inc.: 800-431-2127

Carry On

Dooney & Bourke introduces the new Crossword Signature Collection, with more than 15 different styles in the handbag collection and 11 accessory styles. This already-hot collection is made from European materials, leathers and hardware. The Crossword Signature Extra-Large Domed Carry-On measures 21 inches long, 15 inches high and 10 inches wide. The handbag is one among several great travel-ready companion pieces. The finely woven signature fabric is polycoated for weather- and stain-resistant durability. All hardware is forged, gold-plated brass.

Dooney & Bourke: 310-649-2260