Can Coolers Buying Guide

Buying Personalized Can Coolers


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With so many can coolers to choose from, it’s easy to find the perfect one for your audience or event. Just check out the different can cooler materials and types of can coolers below, and consider other factors such as price, special features, where it’s made, and how quickly you need it. Check out all our cool options!


Scuba foam and neoprene are the two most common can cooler materials, each with their own distinct characteristics.

  Foam Can Coolers Neoprene Can Coolers
  • Strong insulating capabilites
  • Thicker material than neoprene
  • Standard and popular option
  • Same material used for wetsuits
  • Both can and bottle options available
  • Stretchable
  • Low price point
  • Many colors available
  • Collapsable
  • Sleek feel
  • Unique options available
  • Better for wicking moisture
  • Long lasting
  • Can fray and tear
  • Usually bulkier than neoprene
  • Doesn’t stretch as well as Neoprene
  • Most options are pricier than foam
Great for:
  • Bulk large orders
  • Themed events due to unique options
  • Wine and beer bottles


What is the main purpose of can cooler?

The main purpose is to keep a beverage cold. Using a can cooler can reduce the rate a drink warms in the sun by up to 50%.  But it will also keep your hands and tables free from condensation.

What are can coolers made from?

Neoprene and foam are the most common can cooler materials.  But they can also be made from: Denim, Burlap, Yarn, Polyurethane, PVC, Rubber, Stainless Steel or Polyester.

Foam Can Coolers

Scuba foam can cooler provide a thick protective covering for cans and bottles plus offer great insulation, can easily fold into any bag or pocket, and come in variety of colors and designs.

Neoprene Can Coolers

Neoprene is the same material used for wetsuits, making it a reliable, high-quality and durable choice. And since neoprene is elastic, these can coolers create a snug fit for cans, bottles, wraps, wine totes, and more.

What is the benefit of neoprene vs. foam?

Neoprene is better when it comes to wicking moisture.   And neoprene has natural elasticity which makes it stretchier.

How can I use Can Coolers to promote my company or next event? 

Cold coolers are lightweight and fold flat, making them ideal for direct mailings. Custom can coolers are a must at the beach, company picnics, sporting events, golf tournaments, concerts and fairs.

 Other Can Cooler Materials

Other unique can cooler material options include recycled cardboard, knitted acrylic and polyester.


Recycled Cardboard:

Recycled cardboard cup sleeves are mostly used for coffee cups, plus are affordable bulk orders for a restaurant, coffee shop or hotel.


Knitted Acrylic:

Knitted acrylic cooler stretch to fit cans and wine glasses. You can choose up to 4 colors for your stitched-to-order design.



With strap and carabiner clip options, polyester can coolers make any bottle or can easy to take on the go.


Classic Can Coolers:

Can coolers clearly display your logo and are a great way to give your brand or message maximum exposure on the beach, at tailgates, or during sports games. Choose from scuba foam, neoprene, polyester, and knitted acrylic materials.

Bottle Can Coolers:

A variety of personalized coolers are avilable to perfectly fit bottles, including our classic bottle can coolers, can coolers with zippers and carabiner clips, and much more—all offered in a wide selection of colors, shapes, and prices.

Wrap Can Coolers:

Our wrap can coolers fit perfectly around cans and bottles, creating a snug fit that will keep a drink cold for hours. These beverage wraps come in a variety of colors and carry a full color imprint option as well.

Wine Bottle Coolers:

High-quality neoprene wine totes hold up one or two bottles and are offered in over 30 colors plus your logo. They can be stored flat when not in use and include soft-grip handles for easy carry.

Unique Can Coolers:

Want a one-of-a-kind, eye-catching promotional giveaway or gift? Check out our golf, football, basketball and baseball can coolers, or our custom wedding can coolers for that special day.



Promotional can coolers are available in a wide variety of price options, making it easy to find an offering that fits in your budget, including affordable custom can coolers. Depending on the quantity ordered, you can get classic can coolers for as low as 46 each!

Call with any questions at 855-833-5893 between 9AM and 6PM EST, Monday–Friday.

Special Features

There are a variety of special features that your can coolers can have, each with their own advantages.

  1. Zipper: Zipper can coolers allow for a full, tight fit on a bottle, meaning great insulation that keeps a drink colder, longer.
  2. Magnetic: Magnetic can coolers hold cans on cars, refrigerators, and more—fun for tailgating and offices!
  3. Bottle Opener:  Cab coolers that feature an attached bottle opener are attention-grabbing giveaways for tailgates and outdoor events
  4. Carabiner: Carabiner can coolers are designed to travel, and easily fold and hook to bags and backpacks..
  5. Bottle Caddy: Carry multiple bottles using reliable materials and thick handles; also great for gifting and traveling.

Made in USA

Can coolers made in the USA are popular with consumers, so check out our wide variety of classic styles, coffee cup sleeves, beverage wraps and more.

Free 24-Hour Rush Production

If time is a concern, shop our can coolers with free 24-hour rush processing and production. Learn more about our 24-hour rush production by calling 855-833-5893 between 9AM and 6PM EST Monday through Friday.


Full Color Imprint:

We offer full-color imprinting options on a selection of our can coolers. If you see a (image below) symbol underneath a product, that means that full-color imprinting is included in the price. Learn more about our imprint options by calling 855-833-5893 between 9AM and 6PM EST Monday through Friday.