WHAT'S IN STYLE

Parades and Celebrations May Be Canceled, But Pride Month Merch Is Booming
June 3, 2020 at 12:16 pm

This year’s Pride Month looks a little different, as parades and celebrations in cities all over the U.S. will have to be put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic and safety concerns. But it hasn’t stopped spirit and shows of support from home. Apparel and footwear companies big and small have been selling a…

How Branded Polos and Business Casual Apparel Fit Into the New Normal
June 3, 2020 at 11:51 am

Virtual interactions are increasing as workplaces look to stay connected with employees. Essential businesses remain open. And other businesses still need to reach out to customers via video calls. All of these businesses still have a need for branded apparel for staff...

Royal Apparel Announces New Virtual Options, Sample Program
June 3, 2020 at 11:40 am

Royal Apparel, Hauppage, N.Y., announced it is adapting to the current needs of customers with new virtual capabilities. The cancellation or postponement of trade shows, in-person presentations and showroom visits has become a common headline in the pandemic-driven news coverage these days. With CDC guidelines urging social distancing practices and essential travel only, Royal Apparel…

Why T-shirt Sellers Aren't Happy About NASA's SpaceX Launch
May 27, 2020 at 11:57 am

If you go down to Cape Canaveral to watch a typical NASA launch, you’ll see all kinds of merchandise sellers hawking commemorative apparel. But, if you go today to see SpaceX launch NASA astronauts to the International Space Station, you’ll come back empty-handed. And that’s irritating to a lot of local merchandise sellers...

Our Fave 5 Promotional Products of the Week: 'Friends' Parody Tees, Virtual 5K Prizes and More
May 27, 2020 at 2:01 pm

We hope everyone had a relaxing Memorial Day weekend, and that despite current circumstances you still were able to grill up a few burgers (or whatever you like to put on the grill). The long weekend gave us even more time to check out some cool promotional items of all types, so we have some good stuff for you for this week’s edition of the Fave 5...

Pajama Sales Increased 143 Percent in April
May 20, 2020 at 12:37 pm

Pajama sales reportedly increased 143 percent in April, despite a drop in other apparel categories. The data points to one thing: The demand for business casual (or even grocery store casual) has taken a hit, but comfy options are more important than ever...

Nine Inch Nails Sells Scrapped Tour T-shirts for Charity
May 20, 2020 at 12:04 pm

Nine Inch Nails fans were disappointed to hear that the band is putting its 2020 tour dates on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But, before they despair too much, fans should know that they can still get their hands on the planned tour merchandise, with proceeds going to local food banks...