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Supporting Pride

June 1, 2022

June is Pride Month, a good time to think about what Pride means to you. The world of promotional products is in a unique position to support the Pride movement year-round as customers look for guidance in finding the best ways to show their support. Learn more about the history of Pride and what you can do to help your customers find ways to honor and celebrate the work being done for the LGBTQIA+ community.

Extended Sizes Means Everyone Is Included

May 11, 2022

Inclusive sizing models have become more important for fashion in recent years. SanMar has created the Extended Sizes collection to help make sure everyone is included, because it makes for better business and it brings everyone together. Learn more about this curated collection.

More Than Stuff: From Swag to Merch

April 29, 2022

Branded merch does more than get your logo out into the world – it’s a vehicle for telling your story in memorable, meaningful ways. A conversation with a few SanMar salespeople revealed that they have plenty to say about why the promotional products industry is shifting from swag to merch.

The New YOU-niform You’ll Want to Wear Everywhere

March 24, 2022

Debunking the belief that uniforms must be a ‘one-look-fits-all’ concept, our latest brand proves that personal style and professionalism can coexist in any working environment. Read how Mercer+Mettle blends individuality and uniformity in clothing intended for the evolving workforce.

Your Marketing Toolbox: Design Studio Updates

March 2, 2022

It’s been about two years since we first launched Design Studio, SanMar’s suite of digital marketing tools. See how we’ve been adding to and enhancing the features in Design Studio to make it your one-stop digital marketing workshop, with the right tool in easy reach when you need it.

When a T-Shirt is More Than a T-Shirt: 2021 Moments to Remember

December 28, 2021

T-shirts are something so prevalent in our daily lives, they often fade into the background, simply becoming part of a moment. When we reflect on special memories from a year, it’s surprising to sometimes find a t-shirt was the moment—it sparked joy or hope or connection. Amplifying Black Women’s Voices Dallas improv comedian and storyteller … Continued

Pantone Color of Year: Very Peri

December 21, 2021

On December 8th, the Pantone Color Institute announced its 2022 “Color of the Year” as Very Peri – an all-new hue whose courageous presence encourages personal inventiveness and creativity.

SanMar Profiles: All the Little Things

December 3, 2021

Dan joined the SanMar family in 1997, leading a team of five salespeople. When talking about his time here, he describes it as “24 years of bliss,” attributing that feeling to all the little things that make up the time he spent working and bonding with colleagues. The team he leaves is larger, but the feeling is the same: “It’s good to be us.”

iSpy SanMar 2021

November 24, 2021

SanMar employees are always on the lookout when we’re out in the world to see who’s wearing our apparel and why. It’s a little game we like to call I-Spy SanMar. Here are just a few examples we’ve noticed of teams and organizations bringing our clothes to life in work and play across the country this year.