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Meet Cotopaxi: Packed With Purpose

August 25, 2020

Cotopaxi’s creed, Do Good, touches every aspect of their company. SanMar is thrilled to announce Cotopaxi as one of our newest brands. Their sustainable product design is one-of-a-kind and empowers the individuals who make their gear. There are three new bags now available, each one packed with purpose and uniqueness. The Cotopaxi Luzon Backpack is … Continued

Feeling the Allmade Impact

July 21, 2020

The original tagline for Allmade® was “Make It Better.” While they’re saying it a little differently these days, the philosophy behind the words remains the same. One of the brand’s co-founders, Mel Lay, puts it this way: “We want to elevate the standard of t-shirts. If you’re not there, you’re missing the mark.” Mel got … Continued

A SanMar Exclusive: Allmade is Here

June 16, 2020

Our new sustainable brand — Allmade® — is passionate about changing the world: one amazingly-soft t-shirt at a time. The Allmade® story began when a few forward-thinking screen printers, entrepreneurs and business owners traveled to Haiti together to experience garment manufacturing first-hand. In the process, they saw the tremendous impact they could make on people … Continued

Uniforming Evolved

August 27, 2019

Not so long ago, when you were helping to uniform a group, you found a shirt (usually only available in men’s sizes) that came in the color the customer needed. The women in the group were resigned to wear a men’s small, grin and bear it. Thankfully, business uniforming programs have evolved from those days. … Continued

SanMar Brands: Sport-Tek

July 9, 2019

First introduced in 2004, Sport-Tek® hit the ground running, helping identify key needs in the athletically-inspired apparel market. The brand first started off with 35 styles. Now, 15 years later, there are over 300 styles available in Sport-Tek® and it is as popular as ever with customers. Sport-Tek® originally helped serve one of the biggest … Continued

SanMar Brands: Port Authority

June 18, 2019

SanMar is committed to helping customers stay on top of trends and reach the demands of the market. Our brands allow us to “passionately serve the customer,” one of our core Family Values. Port Authority®, around since 1994, meets our customer’s needs with everything from office-ready styles to durable outerwear that can stand up to … Continued

Red House: Sophisticated and Timeless

May 21, 2019

Achieving a polished, sophisticated uniforming look has never been easier thanks to the timeless button-down looks found in Red House. For years it has established itself as a go-to brand for style that elevates the appearance of any team. Red House also understands that your workday can quickly turn from calm to busy and, thankfully, … Continued

SanMar Brands: Welcome to the District

April 16, 2019

When looking for fashion basics that are not only trend-right but also come at a great value, District delivers again and again. District is a brand that inspires individuals to showcase their unique style and with each new style that is introduced in the line it keeps raising the bar on what a fashion “basic” … Continued

Carhartt Toolbox to Build Your Business

February 12, 2019

We started the new year by offering you an exciting new brand—Carhartt. In business since 1889, this iconic workwear leader is dedicated to “outworking them all.” With 38 Carhartt items, including jackets, sweatshirts, work shirts, t-shirts, headwear, pants, vests and overalls, SanMar is the exclusive Carhartt provider to the promotional products industry. We are offering … Continued

Celebrating 20 Years of Port & Company

October 2, 2018

Twenty years ago, SanMar added Port & Company to our private label portfolio, offering a new selection of basics and a new value proposition for our customers. Since its founding, Port & Company has grown from two shirts to a collection of more than 140 tees, polos, sweatshirts, fleece, caps and accessories. With its depth … Continued