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This Amazon News Could Disrupt the Apparel Industry
June 21, 2017 at 12:58 pm

While Amazon made headlines worldwide when it announced that it purchased Whole Foods for a whopping $13.7 billion, the latest Amazon news will be a huge shakeup to the apparel industry. As we already know, Amazon has been taking steps to become the next dominating force in the apparel industry, from its new athleisure line…

Pentagon Spent $28M on Wrong Camo Uniforms
June 21, 2017 at 1:19 pm

The Pentagon is in trouble this week for news it wasted as much as $28 million over 10 years buying woodland camouflage uniforms for the Afghan army, according to USA Today. The Afghan Defense Minister picked the pricey forest color pattern over free camouflage pattern options…

Can This Sustainable Coffee T-shirt Fight Body Odor and Sweat?
June 21, 2017 at 1:32 pm

Sustainable fabrics and resources are all the rage right now. Even Patagonia is betting on feces and dried beetles for its next apparel campaign. So, when Sundried developed a 100 percent sustainable fabric from recycled coffee grounds (which sounds slightly more appealing than feces and dried beetles), we just had to check it out. According…

5 Best and Worst of the NHL's New Adidas Jerseys
June 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm

In case you missed it, the NHL unveiled all 31 of its new Adidas uniforms. Now, my knowledge of hockey ends at Emilio Estevez being the greatest hockey coach of all time, so obviously, I'm not the most informed when it comes to hockey uniforms. With that being said, I am going to judge these…

4 Colors You Need in Your Next Promotional Campaign
June 21, 2017 at 2:13 pm

Part of being in the promotional products industry is always staying ahead of the trends. While promotional apparel tends to follow retail, there's no reason not to skip ahead and integrate color trends ahead of time. Based off fashion influencers, these color trends are going to be huge going forward, and they could pay off…

About That Barron Trump 'The Expert' T-shirt
June 14, 2017 at 11:06 am

While the media tends to focus on Melania Trump's fashion choices, it looks like President Trump's youngest son is the trendsetter of the week. According to USA Today, Barron Trump wore a T-shirt on the South Lawn of the White House, and managed to send consumers flooding…

Scientist Moves Target's NASA Boys' Tees to Girls' Section, and Internet Slams Her
June 14, 2017 at 11:22 am

In can be difficult to predict how the internet will react to your every move. Scientist Katie Hinde thought she was taking a stand against sexism, but ended up the subject of an internet witch hunt, according to Mashable. Hinde was in a Target store when she noticed all the children's NASA shirts were in…

Dolce & Gabbana Wants You to Boycott Dolce & Gabbana (With a $245 Shirt)
June 14, 2017 at 11:41 am

Italian fashion brand Dolce & Gabbana is looking to get political with its latest T-shirt design. According to Business Insider, the company is selling a $245 T-shirt that reads "#Boycott Dolce & Gabbana." The T-shirt's unveiling also came with a video showing a fake protest with models wearing the…

Attendees of Disaster Fyre Festival Are Selling Merchandise on eBay
June 14, 2017 at 11:59 am

As Beyoncé recently reminded us (yes, I take any opportunity to reference Queen Bey), you've got to take lemons, and make lemonade. While Fyre Festival attendees were the victims of a horrendous music festival that was canceled at the last minute, and that subsequently left them stranded for days, there's always a bright side. According to Mashable,…

Bella+Canvas Launches YouTube Channel
June 14, 2017 at 12:04 pm

Bella+Canvas, Los Angeles, is announcing the launch of weekly videos on its YouTube channel. These new videos aim to educate and inspire people by covering topics around screen printing, direct-to-garment printing, design, starting a business and what goes on behind the scenes at Bella+Canvas. It will be the first wholesale apparel manufacturer to focus its efforts on…