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Under Armour Confirms It's Under Federal Investigation for Accounting Practices
November 6, 2019 at 1:39 pm

Under Armour confirmed to the Baltimore Sun this week that its accounting practices are currently under federal investigation. The company has reportedly been cooperating with the investigation since 2017. The SEC and Justice Department are currently looking into whether the company manipulated its sales figures...

Gen Z Is Waging War on Baby Boomers With Meme-Influenced Apparel
October 30, 2019 at 2:10 pm

Gen Z and Baby Boomers are natural enemies. Both generations love to rip on each other online, and sometimes in real life. Finally fed up with Boomers calling younger generations lazy and entitled, Gen Z has been retaliating the way it knows best: memeing at them. That's how "OK boomer" was born, and now apparel with the phrase is selling big...

Nike's New CEO Isn't An Apparel Guy (But That Might Not Matter)
October 30, 2019 at 2:24 pm

Under Armour isn't the only apparel giant making changes at the top. While Under Armour has been in the news after CEO and founder Kevin Plank stepped down from his position (while remaining involved in a new capacity), you might have missed that Nike's top executive Mark Parker is leaving at the same time. Due…

Style Trends, Popular Features and Selling Tips in Promotional Uniforms
October 30, 2019 at 9:05 am

While your average uniform-buyer might not have the budget or cultural cachet of a Delta Air Lines or Golden State Warriors, there’s enormous opportunity in this product category. For every NBA franchise, there’s a thousand local sports leagues. For every Starbucks, there’s a hundred small coffee shops. You get the idea...

Under Armour Sues Clothing Company Over Knockoff Apparel, Logo
October 23, 2019 at 12:34 pm

While the major news coming from Under Armour is that Kevin Plank will vacate his CEO role on New Year’s Day, the company is getting even more public attention through a lawsuit against a clothing company. In going after Ageas Inc. for its Hotsuit apparel, Under Armour is claiming that a “copycat logo” and the…

Promotional Jackets: Style Trends and Sales Advice From Outerwear Experts
October 23, 2019 at 11:03 am

Remember the Orolay jacket—the coat that went viral earlier this year and netted so many Amazon reviews it became known as the “Amazon Coat”? We asked our very own experts what to expect in promotional jackets for the coming months, so that you can help your customers find their very own versions of Amazon’s must-have outerwear phenomenon...