Thinking about gifts then shun those branded apparel and the expensive jewelry, go for the food. Gift Baskets of Food are the best gift and recipients of all ages and types will love receiving one. If the basket is good and the food is of their liking then the gift will not last long! A sure sign of a good food basket.
The one gift which suits all occasions, age groups and relations is chocolates. You can never ever go wring with chocolates. The sheer number of varieties available in the market will actually put you in a quandary as to what to buy as a gift. The range can be downright $1 to the most expensive one from a high end retailer. A simple thumb of rule is to buy an assortment of chocolates and try a basket with specialties like hazel nut, almond, dark chocolates and milk chocolates all together.
Another one which most likely you will never go wrong is the gourmet popcorn with the popcorn being the favorite snack of all the age groups. There are companies which make specially colored gourmet popcorn. They also usually have samplers and gift baskets with varied tastes of the popcorn and various covering like caramel, white cheddar, chocolate and many more.
If you are selecting gifts for the guys then the beer gift is the one with which you will never go wrong. Though not exactly a food basket gift but yes what you can do is try to have him set up with a beer club which way he can have a beer of his choice every month. You can definitely make you own beer basket. For example try something like a beer from various countries and create a basket. I am sure that the guys will love it.
The other favorite gift for all is the cheesecake gift baskets. A wonderful gift as everyone uses cheesecakes and there are so many options available for you to make a gift basket or even order one. If you go online you will find amazing variety of specialty cheesecakes with some specialty online stores. Next in the food basket is beverages basket especially coffee or tea basket. Almost everyone drinks either tea or coffee and in this case you can essentially buy high end premium teas gift basket or an assortment for teas baskets.