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Do You Miss Air Travel? Qantas Is Selling Amenities Usually Reserved for First-Class Flyers
October 19, 2020 at 1:47 pm

Like all industries right now, the air travel industry is finding ways to adapt. Some airlines are offering "flights to nowhere," while others are giving away packaged food usually reserved for flights. Australian airline Qantas saw an opportunity in the very at-home lifestyle people are living right now, and started selling the branded pajamas usually reserved for first-class passengers...

McDonald's Is Back With Another Celebrity Meal/Merch Tie-In, and It's Expensive as Heck
October 16, 2020 at 10:26 am

After we all got done telling them Cactus Jack sent us for the Travis Scott meal (and subsequent insane merchandise drop), McDonald’s teamed up with J Balvin for another branded meal and merchandise tie-in. And it’s not like this was an item or two. There’s an entire merchandise shop that includes, like, a zillion items...

Our 5 Favorite Promotional Products of the Week: Slack Sneakers, Mario Pins and More
October 14, 2020 at 10:40 am

It’s getting cold out there. Now is the time for any of our supplier friends to send us some promotional socks and slippers. Maybe a robe, too, for lounging on mornings where it’s chilly but not cold enough to turn the heat on. That’d be great. While you assemble those kits, we’ll just be looking at some of our favorite promo products that might not keep us warm, but are pretty cool...

Our 5 Favorite Promotional Products of the Week: 'Bat Flip' Tees, Denim x LEGO Collabs and More
October 7, 2020 at 11:48 am

It's the spookiest time of year, but you know what isn’t scary? Promotional products. We can’t think of a single nightmare we’ve had about them. If you’re a distributor, you’ve probably had a few involving missed shipments or something like that. Or maybe you’ve even had a dream about a bobblehead that came to life. Actually, that’s not a bad movie idea. Anyway, here's the Fave 5...

Shirt Lab Forge Registration Opens
October 7, 2020 at 11:22 am

Shirt Lab founders Tom Rauen and Marshall Atkinson have put together another top-level virtual decorated apparel education event, this time focusing on the intricacies of e-commerce platforms. You can preview an online event guide here. “One of the biggest problems many small businesses and shops in this industry currently face is the ongoing challenge of…

PGA Tour Event Sells Merchandise to Benefit COVID Relief
October 6, 2020 at 1:25 pm

One of the big draws of a PGA Tour event is the merchandise tent. They don’t always have that allure and exclusivity of The Masters, but getting something like a shirt, hat or golf equipment is a fun way of saying “I was there,” especially if the Tour makes a stop nearby. Right now, golfers…

Vantage Apparel Launches Pop-Up Webstore Solution for the Holidays
October 6, 2020 at 11:30 am

Vantage Apparel, Avenel, N.J., has launched a new holiday pop-up webstore solution to distributors that guarantees apparel shipped and delivered before the holidays. Aptly named “the Candy Cane Store,” the e-commerce-enabled site can be live for up to three weeks, and features the top gift-giving apparel ideas for the holiday season. Distributors can purchase the…

McDonald's Wants You to Wear Your Birthday Suit With Its Latest Branded Merch Launch
October 1, 2020 at 1:14 pm

I know we said McDonald's wants you to wear your "birthday suit," but we have to remind you (as your attorneys) not to show up to McDonald’s in the nude. This is just a clever turn of phrase on McDonald’s behalf. The fast food restaurant released a loungewear set to celebrate the the McFlurry's 25th anniversary from home, and it sold out in an hour...

Proud Boys Denied Access to Favored Polo Shirt, But Presidential Debate Leads to New Designs
September 30, 2020 at 11:15 am

Members of the Proud Boys, the far-right organization, are known for wearing black and yellow Fred Perry polo shirts typically seen at rallies or protests. In response, Fred Perry said it will stop selling the shirts in North America. It may not matter, as Tuesday night's presidential debate led to new opportunities for the Proud Boys to design shirts of their own...