Promo Apparel

Overwatch League Ends Deal With Fanatics, Lets Teams Source Their Own Merchandise
February 3, 2021 at 2:23 pm

E-sports are becoming a huge market for branded merchandise. And now, a rule change within the Overwatch League has allowed teams to source their own promotional apparel and products. Previously, the Overwatch League and its teams were bound by contract to Fanatics. This was pretty big news, considering Fanatics had only dealt with “traditional sports,”…

Charles River Apparel Welcomes Alice Lau-King as VP of Supply Chain
February 2, 2021 at 1:08 pm

Charles River Apparel, Sharon, Mass., has welcomed Alice Lau-King as its vice president of supply chain. Lau-King joins Charles River Apparel with more than 20 years of experience in the apparel industry. She will be responsible for leading design, production, quality and compliance to ensure continued excellence in product…

What Dr. Fauci's 'Common Sense' Mask Layering Means for Promo Orders
February 1, 2021 at 11:24 am

While the CDC is reportedly studying the effectiveness of double-masking and has yet to issue any official guidance on it, the support for it from Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials could potentially lead to new demand from customers looking for face masks...

Finally, a Face Mask With Built-In Bluetooth Earbuds
January 28, 2021 at 10:02 am

We're not sure how it took so long to figure out, but finally someone thought of putting Bluetooth earbuds into a face mask. MaskFone, a face mask that not only features a Bluetooth headset and earbuds, but a five-layer filtration system. In short, it’s stylish and extremely functional...

Budweiser Skips Super Bowl Ads for First Time in 37 Years, But Launches Co-Branded Apparel Line With Starter
January 27, 2021 at 11:42 am

Budweiser announced that, for the first time in nearly 40 years, it won’t be airing any commercials during the Super Bowl. It will, however, team up with beloved apparel brand Starter for some Big Game-themed apparel. The brands will release an apparel capsule that celebrates the “Bud Bowl” ads, which first aired in 1989. The line will include T-shirts, sweatshirts and hats...

Zappos Lands Exclusive Deal to Manufacture and Distribute UFC Apparel, Merchandise
January 27, 2021 at 11:29 am

Zappos announced that it will be the exclusive wholesaler of UFC merchandise in the U.S. The company that started as an online shoe retailer will manufacture and distribute licensed UFC merchandise like footwear, headwear, T-shirts, sweatshirts, pants, training attire and more. One interesting tidbit of information here is that Zappos is a subsidiary of Amazon...