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Merch by Amazon Sellers Say the Platform Is Full of Scammers Stealing Designs
September 29, 2021 at 12:02 pm

Merch by Amazon, the tech giant’s print-on-demand merchandise platform that, among other things, allows approved artists to upload their own designs, has a scam problem. The platform has reportedly become rife with scammers downloading other people’s designs and selling them as their own work...

Ford Is Making Merchandise Moves as It Looks to Expand Into Lifestyle Brand
September 28, 2021 at 11:39 am

Ford, following in the footsteps of Ferrari, is increasing its non-automotive merchandise in an effort to create a wider ranging brand. The company just hired Alexandra Ford English, great-great granddaughter of Henry Ford, to the newly-created position of global brand merchandising director...

McDonald's Takes Next Step in Branded Merch With Retail Apparel Line
September 22, 2021 at 11:54 am

McDonald's is venturing even further into the branded merchandise world by releasing an apparel and accessories collection with retailer BoxLunch. The initial launch includes T-shirts, button-down shirts, hats, sweatshirts, backpacks and more, with all-over prints, retro artwork, sleeve printing and other design features...

John Cena Says WWE Merch/NFT Bundle Was 'Catastrophic Failure'
September 17, 2021 at 11:16 am

John Cena and the WWE created a themed merchandise bundle that included apparel, caps, autographed pictures and an exclusive NFT. They created 1,000—with Cena involved in the design process—thinking they'd sell out quickly. In reality, they ended up selling just 37. "This idea failed,” Cena said. But why?...

Charles River Apparel Releases New Outerwear Made From Recycled Polyester
September 15, 2021 at 12:14 pm

Charles River Apparel, Sharon, Mass., has introduced two new outerwear styles that reflect its commitment to developing sustainable products: the Lithium Quilted Hooded Parka for women and Lithium Quilted Hooded Jacket for men, both made of 100% recycled polyester, an eco-friendly fabric made using the yarn of recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles. PET is a…