Apparel Accessories

Balenciaga and Lay's Collaborated on a $1,800 Chip Bag Purse
October 24, 2022 at 12:35 pm

The hottest, most fashionable accessory right now might be a bag of Lay's potato chips. If you don't want grease all over your fingers, though, you're in luck. This isn't really a bag of Lay's chips. It's a Balenciaga bag meant to look like a bag of Lay's chips. The bag debuted as part of…

Live from PRINTING United: STAHLS' Jenna Sackett on the Future of Print-On-Demand
October 21, 2022 at 1:00 am

Apparel can be more than just a good freebie. It can an experience thanks to print-on-demand. Jenna Sackett, Brand Activation Manager for STAHLS, took the stage at Future State to discuss how apparel decorators should look into print-on-demand if they haven’t already and, if they have, how they can maximize profitability and customer retention, and…

Holiday Pet Promotions Offer the “PAW’-fect Gift Idea
October 11, 2022 at 12:45 pm

It might only be the fall season, but now is the time to prepare your clients for their holiday promotional needs. With upcoming holiday events, gift-giving opportunities, and more, being prepared ahead of time for these orders is always a good idea. Your clients are likely considering items like embroidered quarter-zips for their employees, mugs…

Warm Up Your Sales With Outerwear and Jackets
October 7, 2022 at 11:38 am

Seasonal changes represent a big opportunity for distributors when it comes to branded merchandise. As the summer months wrap up and we say goodbye to warm weather, businesses and organizations are preparing their cool-weather campaigns. That means instead of umbrellas and coolers, they’re looking for scarves and fuzzy blankets. When it comes to branded apparel,…

CNN Employees Were Upset by Poorly-Timed Promotional Gifts
October 6, 2022 at 10:33 am

CNN staffers are upset after their larger parent company Warner Bros. Discovery announced layoffs and budget cuts, but that everyone still employed would receive a branded vest! Some employees received bizarre plaques after being let go by the company.

UK Government Fines Two Sports Retailers and Soccer Club for Apparel Price Fixing
September 28, 2022 at 10:12 am

The U.K. government has fined Scottish professional soccer team Rangers F.C., along with sporting goods company Elite Sports and retail brand JD Sports, for price fixing. According to a release from the U.K. government, the Competition and Markets Authority found that Elite Sports and JD Sports "broke competition law by fixing the retail prices of…