Why Customized Glassware Make Effective Promotional Items

Trying to promote your company effectively can be challenging to figure out sometimes. Nowadays, there are so many marketing options out there for one to choose from. It truly is challenging to know which is going to be a runaway success and what may not be time or cost-efficient. We think an excellent choice for you to consider is promotional glassware!

Keep Your Crew Seen, Keep Your Crew SAFE! – Safety Week 2019

Here at Excel, we care deeply about keeping every one of your employees safe all year round. Over the years we have printed thousands of shirts on safety colors and have recently expanded our products to include hats, vests, jackets, beanies. We have many options including Safety Green, Safety Orange, even Safety Pink. Show your crew that you care about them by gifting them safety versions of your shirts. We can take your current shirt order and adjust the design to look best on safety colors, or we can come up with an all-new design. 

Dye Sublimation: Another option for printing t-shirts

Are you in need of perfect, cost-effective promotional printing garments? Then perhaps dye sublimation is the ideal option for you. Dye sublimation is a process that has been around for some time. It was initially developed to print on plastic parts and items for awards and specialty printed items for industry needs. The system is different from most other printing methods, read our blog to find out more!

3 Free Sweatshirts with 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Orders

For several years our artists have supplied festive artwork and designs for t-shirts, sweatshirts and hoodies for police and fire departments' St. Patrick's Day festivities. Featuring plenty of green and orange, these designs also incorporate the names, station numbers and elements of design like a Maltese cross or tools of the trade.

2019 Midwest Winter Nationals Tractor Pull at Gordyville USA – Jan 17-19, 2019

We were on hand at Gordyville USA for the 2019 Midwest Winter Nationals Tractor Pull. Since we make many tractor pull t-shirts, we wanted to talk with some pullers and event coordinators about what they think makes a good pulling shirt.

Can A Custom T-Shirt Design Help Promote Your Business?

You betcha!!!...Especially when you consider that 95% of all Americans wear t-shirts, according to several key industry surveys. Custom t-shirts are a great way to make your brand stand out among the sometimes fierce competition out there. Clothing makes a statement and a custom t-shirt worn in a crowded environment such as a university campus, sports stadium or community event can add personality to your brand...

Tips for Choosing a Custom T-shirt Printing Company

Custom t-shirt printing is a complex industry with numerous businesses in the marketplace, ranging from mom-and-pop operations to larger corporate enterprises. A quick Google search of "custom t-shirt printing company" will net you thousands of results. But, our mini-guide on tips for choosing a custom t-shirt printing company will help you find the printer that is best suited for your custom t-shirt needs!...

Part 3 | Screen Printing – The History of the T-shirt

In the first two blogs concerning the history of screen printing, we discovered that the most common use of this medium is the printed t-shirt. Have you ever wondered how the t-shirt came to be such an iconic staple in American fashion? The t-shirt is arguably the most popular outer garment in the entire world. Coming in a range of styles, colors and sizes, there is quite literally a t-shirt for everyone. But where did this distinct garment come from and how did it become so popular?

Part 2 | Screen Printing – Modern Era History

What do Mickey Mouse, Andy Warhol, the local watering hole, and the Guinness World record holder for "Most T-shirts Worn at Once" have in common? Why, screen printing, of course! Read more to find out how screen printing connects this unlikely crew as we explore how the modern era upsurge in screen printing made the art into a mainstream fashion staple....

Truly Unique Classic Car Firm Wins Custom T-Shirts

Excel Sportswear's contest winner is Lance Selzer with Okoboji Classic Cars! “Responsive, attentive, helpful, caring and thoughtful. That’s how I’d characterize the people I deal with at Excel Sportswear,” asserts Lance, “plus, they produce a top-notch product!” Continue reading for the full interview with Lance, and to read more on how unique the Okoboji Classic Car Museum really is...

Part 1 | Screen Printing – A 1,000-Year Old Art Form

Most of us have drawers and closets full of screen printed t-shirts, because, screen printing has been around for a long time. Over 1,000 years in fact! In our three-part blog series, we are going to take an in-depth look at the history of screen printing, to better learn more about where the process originated and how it got to where it is today...