Otto International

Editor's Picks: The Ecology
June 22, 2011

June's Promo Marketing STYLE features a product spotlight on green apparel, which led to one of the greatest dilemmas of my career as an editor: trying to come up with headline not based on "Bein' Green."

A Place to Hang Your Hat
January 1, 2011

As with ice cream, race cars or free money, it's hard to find someone that doesn't understand the appeal of promotional headwear. Day-to-day signs of its effectiveness are everywhere, from the local skate park to McDonalds to the baseball field.

Hot on Top: Great Hats for Winter Promotions
November 10, 2010

The snow will start flying in the soon, help those end-users stop losing all that body heat this winter.  Dig into these knit hat deals and find the perfect promotion for your customer.

2010 Top 50 Supplier List
July 1, 2010

2010 Rank 2009 Rank Company 2009 Revenue 2008 Revenue Employees Locations Principal City, State 1 1 Broder Bros. $688,000,000 $903,000,000 - 19 Tom Myers, CEO Trevose, PA 2 2 Ennis $584,029,000 $610,610,000 5,200 40 Keith Walters, chairman/CEO Midlothian, TX 3 4/7 Norwood & BIC $410,000,000 n/a 2,300 7 Quenten Wentworth, Clearwater, FL Graphic North America…

Otto International Launches New Apparel Line
October 8, 2009

Ontario, California-based Otto International Inc., the industry’s leading manufacturer of premium headwear, announced it launched a new line of Otto Apparel.

Otto International Offers New Digital Printing Services
August 11, 2008

Otto International Inc., based in Ontario, Calif., announced its new direct to cap digital printing services and digital printing-friendly headwear. The new services enable customers to create beautifully printed, full-color designs on quality headwear. The new technique also allows for printing on hard-to-decorate areas such as the visor/bill of the cap, therefore an integrated design from crown to visor can be instantly created. For more information on Otto International, visit or call (800) 826-8903.

March 1, 2008

THE INTRICACIES OF English vernacular are, at once, lauded and lamented. American colloquialisms have been known to trip up (often humorously) those who can’t quite navigate their ins and outs. Others, however, delight in the many turns of phrase at their disposal. Take, for instance, the cache of expressions coined to describe what one can do with a hat: keep things under it, throw it in the ring, wear more than one, and so on. And each token saying refers to a different, and markedly non-hat-related, activity. When literally dealing with the item at hand, a similar number of possibilities abound. With countless fabrics,

OTTO International Celebrates 25th Anniversary
January 14, 2008

In 2008, OTTO International, based in Ontario, marked a special milestone—their 25th anniversary as a leading supplier of hats and caps in the United States. With the milestone the company announced it will be offering 38 new styles of hat in their in-stock headwear collection and a newly enhanced overseas custom headwear program. This year the company is introducing a new line of military style caps to its in-stock headwear collection. Distributors will be able to choose from six distinct styles made from premium, superior, garment washed cotton twill in an array of colors and camouflage patterns. Styles range from soft visors to