Drinkware

Polyconcept Acquires ETS Express
December 11, 2019 at 8:54 am

Polyconcept, the New Kensington, Pennsylvania-based parent company of suppliers Leed's, Bullet, Journalbooks and Trimark, announced last night that it has successfully acquired ETS Express, though the acquisition was finalized on Nov. 29. The move will bolster PCNA's drinkware footprint within the promotional products industry....

South Dakota’s Widely-Mocked ‘Meth. We’re On It’ Campaign Gets the Merch Treatment
November 20, 2019 at 12:44 pm

Since its Monday debut, the “Meth. We’re On It” slogan that South Dakota is using to combat the state’s drug crisis has mostly become a punchline on social media and elsewhere on the internet. As its message takes shape, 27 promotional items related to the campaign are now available in a Teespring merch collection, with all but two being apparel...

Starbucks Launches Its Holiday Drinkware Collection
November 12, 2019 at 8:44 am

If you’re a frequent visitor to your local Starbucks, then you’ve probably already seen the new “Merry Coffee” cups the company released to compliment its holiday specialty drinks. But, to really get people in the holiday spirit, Starbucks also released its holiday reusable drinkware collection early...

A Look at LyricMerch, the On-Demand Merch Platform Monetizing Song Lyrics
November 7, 2019 at 2:11 pm

Social media profiles, tattoos and yearbooks come to mind when we think of ways people declare their love for song lyrics. Through its on-demand merch platform, LyricMerch, the online song lyrics library LyricFind has recently excelled in adding merchandise to the mix, with shoppers able to...

Arby’s Launches Oktoberfest Merch Line Featuring ‘Meaterhosen’
October 10, 2019 at 12:26 pm

The world is so unabashedly strenuous at times that we all need ample sources of levity to carry us through our days. Arby’s, quite familiar with sating the public not only with its line of sandwiches but also through innovative merch concepts, has again chosen to be a harbinger of happiness through an Oktoberfest merch line that gave us a chuckle over its inclusion of “Meaterhosen"...

Starbucks' New Halloween Tumblers Are So Popular There's Already a Resale Market
September 27, 2019 at 1:43 pm

Fall is finally here, which means spooky decorations and pumpkin-spice everything are flooding all your local stores. And while it's only September, Halloween is kicking off early, as Starbucks released an entire line of limited-edition Halloween-themed reusable hot and cold tumblers this week. And there’s already a resale market for them online...

The Area 51 Raid Is Off, But the Bud Light Alien Merch Is Still On
September 17, 2019 at 2:06 pm

Remember that whole plan the internet had to storm Area 51? The event has been canceled (thankfully), and with it Bud Light's idea to mass produce cans with aliens on them to capitalize on the hype. But this story isn't without good news. Bud Light is sponsoring a music festival in Las Vegas called the Area 51 Celebration, and those alien cans will be in stock at the Luxor Hotel and Casino's VIP section. So will limited edition Bud Light alien merch, like can coolers, shirts, hats and bomber jackets...