Articles on designing your own custom merch, growing your brand, and managing manufacturing as a small business.

The Seven Basic Types of Customizable Caps

March 20, 2019

Custom hats are one of the most unique and effective ways to promote your brand – there’s truly a different…

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Why Retailers Need Their Own Private Labels

March 16, 2019

The rise of the private label is rippling across the retail world. Once seen as cheap knock-offs of better-known brands,…

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How to React to Fashion Trends Quickly

March 15, 2019

In today’s hyper-connected, fractured markets, consumer whims change more quickly than ever. In order to stay on top, brands must…

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Five Steps to Small Batch Quick Turn Manufacturing

March 14, 2019

Technology and shifting consumer demands are transforming the textiles industry. Craving unique, higher-quality products at faster speeds and with greater…

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Why Sears (and Nine West) Failed

March 13, 2019

In today’s competitive environment, retail bankruptcy is becoming a common occurrence. Sears and Nine West are just two of the…

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Top Custom Military Products in 2019

March 12, 2019

Fashion trends move fast, and 2019 will be no different. Thankfully, there are a few solid standbys that are always…

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