Caps and Headwear

How One Promo Distributor Created Natural Light Vodka’s Custom Trapper Hat (That Holds Miniature Bottles of Alcohol)
January 18, 2022 at 12:04 pm

Natural Light released a line of flavored vodka last year. To make sure patrons stay warm, the brand is selling a trapper hat that not only insulates your noggin during these cold winter months, but also stores little bottles of vodka to make sure you're wearing your alcohol blanket in case you venture out into the tundra. The promo distributor behind the hat told us how it all came together...

Cory Cissell Promoted to VP of Marketing at Cap America
January 12, 2022 at 2:14 pm

Cap America Inc., Frederickstown, Missouri, recently announced that Cory Cissell, MAS, has been promoted to vice president of marketing. Cissell recently transitioned from director of sales to director of marketing to fill the leadership role in that department. As vice president of marketing, Cissell will oversee a rapidly growing team...

Mark Gammon Promoted to CEO of Cap America
December 13, 2021 at 10:47 am

Cap America, Fredericktown, Missouri, announced that Mark Gammon, currently the company's president and chief operating officer, has been appointed to CEO. Gammon will assume the new role on Jan. 1, 2022, the start of the company's new fiscal year. Gammon succeeds founder and current CEO Phil Page...

Facebook's Proposed AR Device Looks Like a Regular Baseball Hat
July 9, 2021 at 12:00 pm

Facebook is betting that taking apparel we already wear and integrating augmented reality technology might be what finally allows the tech to embed itself in mainstream culture. The company filed for a patent in 2019 for a baseball hat with a “display subsystem” on the brim, which can be folded up or down...

Patty Henderson Promoted to Vice President of Procurement for Cap America
July 6, 2021 at 11:37 am

Cap America Inc. announced that Patty Henderson has been promoted to vice president of procurement. Henderson has been with the company for 34 years, beginning in 1987 as purchasing clerk. She was promoted to purchasing manager in 2003 and senior purchasing manager in 2006...

New Era’s Short-Lived ‘Local Market’ MLB Caps Were a Total Disaster
May 27, 2021 at 11:42 am

On Tuesday, New Era released a series of MLB caps decorated with patches depicting landmarks, food items, area codes and other local oddities specific to each team. It went ... poorly. So poorly, in fact, that New Era pulled the plug on the entire line by Wednesday. What happened?...