Apparel Accessories

The Americana Company Launches New Catalog
June 23, 2010

The Americana Company, a West Coast distributor of imprintable sportswear based out of Gardena, Calif., released its new catalog this month. In addition to T-shirts and fleece, the 116-page book includes athleticwear, sport shirts, jackets, children’s apparel, hats, bags and aprons. The wholesaler has also increased inventory levels and has expanded its one-day shipping area.

American Apparel Responds
June 23, 2010

On June 14, Los Angeles-based clothing manufacturer American Apparel issued a statement in response to allegations by Gawker.com that it hires retail employees based on their physical attractiveness. American Apparel's response is directly reproduced below:

"A Statement about Hiring from American Apparel

In light of recent erroneous online coverage of American Apparel's hiring and retention policies we are issuing this brief statement to clarify:

American Apparel does not hire or retain applicants based on 'beauty.' Our main priority is finding people with a strong sense of style who can inspire customers as they make selections from our extensive line.

We Can Do It!
May 1, 2010

Women are different than men—we just are. You know, sugar, spice, everything nice, all that stuff. We think differently. We process information differently. We love sappy chick flicks, which is why men must suffer through so many of them (and we are sorry about this, kind of). One of the biggest differences, if your promotional campaigns haven't picked up on it yet, is that our bodies are completely different than a man's.

KTP Design Company--Silk Custom Neckties
April 14, 2010

The silk custom neckties by KTP Design are produced using the wet-dye process. The wet-dyed process allows the company to produce designs of intricate detail with brilliant color reproduction.  Hydropose stain and water-resistant neckwear are also available.

Buffalo Bay--Silk Woven Tie with Custom Design
April 14, 2010

The 100 percent silk woven tie from Buffalo Bay features a custom design. Created by weaving luxurious silk, designs can be as subtle or fashion-forward as the promotion requires.

Heritage Sportswear—KC Caps Super Unconstructed Performance Running Cap w/Elastic Tie
March 23, 2010

The KC Caps Unconstructed Performance Running Cap from Heritage Sportswear features contrast color mesh side vents and a self-fabric sweatband. The back elasitc drawstring makes for a perfect fit and the Cool & Dry performance fabric keeps you comfortable weather you are exercising or simply going about your daily life. This is a one-size-fits-all item that will make a great race day or charity-walk giveaway.

Fairdeal Import & Export Ltd. Announces Its Expansion to Larger Location
February 2, 2010

Fairdeal Import & Export Ltd. (FIEL), Orlando, announced its expansion into a new office and showroom space. For FIEL, a leading manufacturer and importer of imprintable promotional products, the new office space means improved client services, a complete showroom and an opportunity to build relationships with U.S. clientele.