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Are Custom Embroidered Hats Part of Your Branding Strategy?

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Tue, Jul, 17, 2012 @ 10:07 AM

Custom apparel is a great marketing tool that any type of company can benefit from. Whether the clothing you design is intended to be part of a work uniform, or it's something you hand out for casual wear at home, the benefits of branded apparel are many. If you're not using custom embroidered hats as a part of your branding strategy, you could be missing out on a great opportunity.

There are a lot of considerations to go over when you're looking into custom hats. With the right adjustments, this marketing tool can be used for almost any purpose. Consider the following elements of building a great branding strategy with your custom embroidered hats.

How Will Your Hats be Worn?

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7 Advantages of Embroidered Polo Shirts For Your Employees

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Thu, Jul, 12, 2012 @ 11:07 AM

If you are looking to design an employee uniform, you should consider creating embroidered polo shirts. Having your employees decked out in custom embroidered polo shirts is a great way to separate your brand and keep everyone on your staff looking stylish. Read on to discover the top seven ways to keep your employees stylish with embroidered polo shirts.

1. Uniformity

One of the most important things that creating custom polo shirts does for your company is that it gives your employees a sense of uniformity. This uniformity serves as a subconscious cue that everyone who works for you is on the same page and striving towards the same goals.

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Topics: employee uniforms, staff uniforms

Why Promotional Clothing is Perfect for Branding Your Business

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Thu, Jul, 05, 2012 @ 12:07 PM

Promotional clothing is a popular branding tool that can be used successfully with any business. Done correctly, this type of clothing will drastically change the way others see your business.

The Benefits of Branding with Promotional Clothing

Promotional clothing can be used in a variety of ways, each with distinct benefits. If you use branded clothing as a work uniform in a public store front, the benefits include:

  • A professional-looking atmosphere
  • Staff that is instantly recognizable and thus easy to ask for help
  • Clothing that further expands upon the theme of the business (jerseys give a sporty look to an athletic store, polos lend an air of professionalism to an office supply store, etc)

If you use promotional clothing to identify your employees at a trade show, convention, seminar, or other professional gathering, you can cash in on these benefits:

  • Other businesses will be able to identify your staff easily. When they present themselves well, others will instantly be impressed with the way your company presents itself.
  • Visitors to a trade show will be able to recognize your staff even away from the booth.
  • Branded clothing provides a conversation starter that's centered around your business and gets the word out about your company.

If you give out promotional clothing as a prize for high performance within the company, you'll enjoy a different set of benefits including:

  • An opportunity for the employee to talk about his or her job when the clothing sparks conversation
  • A sense of pride for the employee who enjoys wearing the well-designed garment
  • An incentive for others to step up and strive for these same high quality prizes
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Topics: promotional clothing, branding your clothing

5 Benefits Screen Printing Service Companies Can Offer

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Thu, Jun, 28, 2012 @ 11:06 AM

Selecting a screen printing service company can be a difficult task, but making sure you do your homework can ensure you will work with a quality printer when preparing for your next project. Partnering with a good screen printing service offers a number of benefits, many of which will benefit practically any business. Read on to learn about five top benefits that established screen printing service companies have to offer.

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Topics: screen printing

7 Things to Consider When All-over T-shirt Printing for Your Business

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Tue, Jun, 26, 2012 @ 14:06 PM

The process of screen-printing shirts has really come a long way. Instead of just choosing a central image for your shirt, you can use a variety of images or patterns when using an all-over printing design. There are many possibilities available to you with when printing your next all-over t-shirt, but there are some things to keep in mind when you’re designing and ordering your shirt.

1. Choose Cotton

You may have had another type of fabric in mind, but when it comes to all-over t-shirt printing, 100% cotton is going to ensure that your design and colors look the very best they can. Cotton allows for more options - as far as where your design can be printed. The cool thing about all-over t-shirt printing, is the fact that the design can be printed all the way up to the neck of the shirt, under the arms and over all of these areas. There are some quality considerations you should be aware of when printing over seams and edges, but remember, cotton allows the flexibility needed for a great screen print design.

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The Advantages of Digital Printing T-Shirts

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Wed, Jun, 20, 2012 @ 13:06 PM

Digital printing t-shirts, a new type of t-shirt printing that offers an alternative to the traditional screen printing method, is a surefire way to create custom designed t-shirts that represent your business in the best way possible. Even better, digital printing t-shirts will ensure that your custom designed t-shirts are produced efficiently both in terms of time and money.

This technique also gives your business more flexibility with being able to produce variations of the same shirt, and it also allows for a higher resolution and overall quality in the design of your shirts. Read on to learn four advantages that might just make digital printing t-shirts the perfect option for your business.


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Topics: digital printing, t-shirts

How Staff Uniforms Can Have an Impact on Your Business

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Thu, Jun, 14, 2012 @ 09:06 AM

Staff uniforms are a common feature shared by many of the most successful businesses in the country. Everyone from doctors to fast food workers are expected to wear a specific type of attire. Businesses can use staff uniforms for a variety of beneficial purposes.

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Topics: uniforms, employee uniforms, staff uniforms

Summer Clothing Trends You Don't Want To Miss

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Tue, Jun, 12, 2012 @ 11:06 AM

This summer, don't miss out on what's hot and trendy. Keeping up with fashion doesn't have to mean spending a lot of money, it just means keeping up with clothing trends so you'll know how to put your clothes together to create outfits that are flattering and eye-catching. Don't get caught not knowing what clothing trends are in this year! Here are a few ideas for summer wear this season.

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T-shirt Printers and How They Work

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Thu, Jun, 07, 2012 @ 09:06 AM

Once you have made the decision to develop your own custom designed t-shirts, you might wonder what your next step should be. The truth is that your experience will depend almost entirely on who your t-shirt printer is - so you had better select wisely.

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Topics: screen printing, digital printing

How to Choose Custom Uniforms for Your Employees

Posted by Sharprint Associated Press on Tue, May, 29, 2012 @ 09:05 AM

Selecting custom uniforms for your employees is a great way to promote your business. However, you may not be sure about what choices to make when you're ordering custom uniforms. Here are a few tips when you're deciding how you want your company represented through the uniforms your employees will wear.

1. What Type of Fabric Will You Need to Use?

Depending on how much physical activity your employees will be doing, consider whether you want to go with cotton custom uniforms, polyester or nylon. Also think about what the temperature is like for your employees. Are they outside? If they are and the weather gets warm, cotton may be a more suitable fabric. Polyester or nylon may look dressier, but it can be heavier and may be better for indoor, air-conditioned environments. Also, consider your employees and their busy schedules; make sure the custom uniforms are easy to wash.

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Topics: uniforms, custom uniforms, employee uniforms

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