14 Ways to Make 14 Days at Home Work For You

March 31, 2020

So how is working from home going for you? If you’re like me, the new normal of staying inside all day, every day is both a dream come true (No long commute! More time with my wife!) and vaguely upsetting (How many days has it been? Do we have enough coffee to make it through?). … Continued

Tips and Tools For Staying Connected

March 20, 2020

I’m writing this from my living room. My cat is looking at me strangely because I’ve stolen the seat he often spends all day sleeping in, and my wife is playing Minecraft. I’ll likely join her once I’ve finished. Welcome to our new normal. At least for a while. Here at SanMar, in response to … Continued

Adding UV Printing To Your Decoration Toolset

March 17, 2020

It’s not every day that we get to talk about a new decoration technique. Which is why we’re pretty excited about the latest addition to our embellishment toolbox: UV Printing. This is a technique that’s been developing over the last few years. UV Printing is based on inkjet printing technology, modified to print on surfaces … Continued

Women Making a Difference at SanMar

March 10, 2020

Sunday, March 8, was International Women’s Day. Over half (53%) of SanMar’s 4,200 employees are women. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s latest numbers, between 2008 and 2018: Women comprised 47% of the total U.S. labor force Accounted for the 51% increase in the total labor force growth 73% of employed women worked full-time … Continued

Introducing SanMar Design Studio

March 3, 2020

If you’re into do-it-yourself projects, you know the feeling. You’ve got a shiny new tool, and you literally cannot wait to see all the things you can do with it. How much faster will you be? How much better will your final product look? Why are you asking all these questions? Let’s get to work! … Continued

Promotional Apparel Markets: Hospitality

February 25, 2020

“Do what you do so well that they want to see it again and bring their friends.” — Walt Disney — It may seem like magic in the moment, but the example Disney sets at its theme parks and cruise ships and resorts is one of an intricately crafted hospitality experience. This experience is shaped … Continued

Sustainability in a Circular Economy

February 18, 2020

The global population is expected to increase by two billion people over the next 30 years, bringing our total planet population up to about 9.7 billion. The planet could use a little help, as it helps us stay alive. Every little bit of assistance counts. One way to protect what we have is to try … Continued

New Colors For a New Year

February 11, 2020

When looking for ways to boost business in the new year, the answer might be simpler than you think. Some of the hottest trends are happening in something accessible and budget-friendly: new color additions. We’ve been listening to our customers, hearing specific requests for colors and trends and transforming this feedback into brand new styles … Continued