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YouTube's Teespring Merch Integration Is Paying Off Huge for Content Creators
November 16, 2018 at 1:05 pm

We live in an age where "content creator" and "influencer" are actual answers a kid can give when asked what they want to be when they grow up. You might laugh at the way that sounds, but there's real money in this now. Especially now that the likes of YouTube are providing opportunities for content…

The Week In Misspelled Sports Jerseys
November 16, 2018 at 12:28 pm

This week, the Syracuse University men's basketball team and the NFL's Chicago Bears misspelled jerseys of a couple roster members, with the former squad’s mistake being especially amusing...

QUINN Welcomes TeamWalterB Sales Agency
November 16, 2018 at 1:12 pm

Aspiring to further promote its brand, QUINN, Hanover, Pa., announced its partnership with the TeamWalterB multi-line sales force. Since 2002, TeamWalterB’s sales agency has served the Mid-Atlantic and New York metropolitan areas. Featuring a four-member team with more than 35 years of promotional experience, TeamWalterB recognizes the interconnection between manufacturing, marketing and sales, enabling them…

Ugly Sweaters Are Still Hot in Promotional Apparel, But How Long Will It Last?
November 15, 2018 at 2:27 pm

It seems like every brand has a holiday sweater. And we get it. They're fun! It's silly! If you can't allow for a little bit of corny laughter during the holiday season, then you're no better than a common Grinch. But so many brands are doing it now that it's losing some of its novelty. We are nearing Peak Ugly Sweater...

Barstool Sports, Baker Mayfield Team Up on Charity Apparel Line for Special Olympics
November 15, 2018 at 1:04 pm

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Barstool Sports announced a line of Baker-branded charity apparel that will secure proceeds for the Special Olympics of Ohio. Mayfield and his new partner have had their share of notoriety, so their partnership provides a break from seeing them as polarizing figures and guarantees that a cherished organization continues to receive support...

Vantage Apparel Hires Rob Watson as Chief Digital Officer
November 15, 2018 at 12:02 pm

Vantage Apparel, Avanel, N.J., award-winning decorator and industry top source for custom logo apparel, has hired Rob Watson as chief digital officer. Watson, an accomplished industry professional, joins Vantage after serving as the vice president of e-commerce and marketing for distributor Axis Promotions. “Vantage has always been a leader…

Snapchat Continues Merch Expansion With Bitmoji Shirts, Mugs, More
November 14, 2018 at 12:31 pm

Snapchat has struggled a bit of late. But, tomorrow, the social app will look to make making money a snap by launching a Bitmoji merchandise store, with the concept furthering the public’s obsession with customization and personalization...