As the Winter Olympics head into their fifth full day of competition, Vancouver is abuzz with athletes and media attention. Today’s events begin at 9:00 a.m. PST with men’s curling and conclude 12 hours later with the men’s ice hockey competition.
Designer Ralph Lauren's love of all things American is extending to Team USA once again.
Vertical Source, based in Shrewsbury, N.J., announced the addition of Eco Apparel to the company's latest collection. Eco Apparel is a division of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Boardroom Eco Apparel. Eco Apparel is a socially-conscious and environmentally friendly apparel collection with a new set of initiatives and mandates.
ACCORDING TO STATISTICS from the National Center for Education Statistics and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, there are 4,388 colleges and universities in the United States. For distributors looking to successfully sell imprinted apparel to this market, there is certainly no shortage of opportunities. The top schools and most recognized names probably have long-standing deals, but what about the 3,500 other schools of which most people have never heard? Each institution has proud students willing to promote their school and school teams on T-shirts, pants, sweatshirts and even underwear. “Students will spend money on anything that has [their school logo] on