Apparel

University of Alabama Threatens Clay Travis Over T-shirt, Receives Trademark Law Lesson
January 19, 2018 at 2:23 pm

The University of Alabama is threatening to sue former Fox Sports personality Clay Travis after his website, Outkick the Coverage, started selling a T-shirt referencing Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. The shirt, which says "Aloha B*tches," was also used by Travis to commemorate Hawaiian quarterback Marcus Mariota. Following Alabama's (and Tagovailoa's) appearance in the national title…

Live From Las Vegas: Day Two at PPAI Expo
January 17, 2018 at 4:39 pm

We have all heard that what happens in Vegas should stay in the lauded resort city, but when it comes to the PPAI Expo, keeping quiet about the proceedings is akin to being a gazillionaire and not sharing a penny. Simply put, the gathering has so many enriching experiences that "mum" is definitely not the…

Fanatics Issues Apology to NFL Fans After Erroneous Marketing Email
January 17, 2018 at 2:50 pm

It’s no secret that NFL fans are incredibly passionate, especially during a playoff season when tempers run high and emotions hit every low and high imaginable. So when these fans woke up Monday morning to emails falsely celebrating their teams’ fictional victories, it’s safe to say that reactions ranged from disappointment to anger...

Don't Miss It: The Best of PPAI Expo Day One
January 16, 2018 at 7:15 pm

We’re at PPAI Expo in sunny Las Vegas! What’s that? You weren’t able to make it this year? Or maybe you're here and there's just too much to see? Well, worry not. We’ve got you covered with some of the coolest stuff from day one...

NFL Backs Down Quietly in Trademark Battle With Barstool Sports
January 16, 2018 at 3:51 pm

While it’s no surprise that the media outlet is banned from attending any official NFL media events or reporting from any games in an official capacity, it’s incredibly surprising to discover that the NFL thought it would be a good idea to infringe on a Barstool trademark with a line of branded apparel...

Terry Town Adds Strategic National Account Manager
January 11, 2018 at 2:48 pm

Terry Town, San Diego, has announced the hiring of Livier Gomez to its national sales team. Gomez, who will hold the title of strategic national account manager, is a graduate of the University of San Diego, and previously worked for a Southern California nonprofit organization. “Livier came to us already knowing what it takes to…

Scrunchies Are 'Hair Clouds' Now, and They're Cool and Expensive
January 11, 2018 at 2:16 pm

You know scrunchies? Of course you do. Everyone knows scrunchies, whether or not they actually have hair plentiful enough to necessitate scrunchies. You know hair clouds? No? I bet you do, but you don't know it. Because it turns out, hair clouds are just a clever rebranding of "scrunchies." What you also might not know…

Smart Apparel Takes One Step Closer to Mainstream
January 10, 2018 at 2:24 pm

Sensors embedded in the fabric are able to read biological factors that provide insight into sleeping patterns, hydration and stress level. These sensors are connected to other smart IoT devices, such as phones, in order that users will be able to keep track of their health and physical activity...

Blue Generation Hires Regional Sales Rep
January 10, 2018 at 2:18 pm

Blue Generation, Long Island City, N.Y., has hired Pete Rosica as its sales representative for New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware. "Pete is a proven sales professional and brings years of industry experience to lead the sales efforts in his territory," said Eric Rubin, president of Blue Generation. Blue Generation is a Promo Marketing Top 50…