Sports & Leisure

Sportsman Cap & Bag Adds Neck Gaiter From Gaiter King
February 9, 2021 at 10:22 am

Sportsman Cap & Bag, Lenexa, Kan., has added a USA-made, reusable face cover from Gaiter King. Currently available in six color combinations, the 100% polyester, UPF 50, antimicrobial neck gaiter is infused with copper and silver, and features same edges and IONx2 technology...

PPAF and PPAMidwest Bet on the Super Bowl
February 4, 2021 at 12:07 pm

The Promotional Products Association of Florida and the Promotional Products Association Midwest is ready to take Super Bowl 55 to the next level with a little friendly competition. The two organizations have made a bet about the outcome of the game. With the Tampa Bay Buccaneers playing against the Kansas City Chiefs, the PPAF board…

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...

What the Cleveland Indians' Name Change Means for Merchandise
December 14, 2020 at 10:50 am

It took years of action for the Cleveland Indians to finally get rid of the Chief Wahoo logo. But in one decisive action, the team announced that it would change its identity all together, abandoning the name it’s used since 1915. On a societal level, this has enormous implications. But it's also a big deal in the merchandise space...