Running, Marketing & Growing Your Business

Ideas to help you grow your t-shirt business.

How to Save a Customer’s Order from a Disaster

How to Save a Customer’s Order from a Disaster

We’ve all seen this scenario as heat printers. A customer says they want a design printed on shirts for their group and they supply you with the artwork file. You look at the design and think to yourself “this isn’t going to look good” for this customer’s order. What do you do? Whether it’s the […]

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Your End-of-Year T-Shirt Business Success Checklist

Your End-of-Year T-Shirt Business Success Checklist

It’s hard to believe we’re mere days away from the end of the year. We polled the team here about what things would make up an idea End-of-Year T-Shirt Business Success Checklist…those things that can be done now to make sure the year ahead is the best it can be. We came up with the […]

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Being the Most Productive You Can Be in Your T-Shirt Business

Being the Most Productive You Can Be in Your T-Shirt Business

Having an efficient and effective workflow and workspace is the key to running a productive t-shirt business. I grew up with my dad being a Quality Manager/Auditor in manufacturing his entire career. He brought home the principles of his work to our household referred to as “The 7 Wastes in Manufacturing.” These were ingrained in […]

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5 Last Minute T-Shirt Business Tax Deduction Ideas

5 Last Minute T-Shirt Business Tax Deduction Ideas

It’s time to think about t-shirt business tax deductions! It’s hard to believe the year is winding down already. You’re probably familiar with the usual suspects like deducting a certain percentage of your utilities and mortgage as tax write-offs, but did you know the end of the year presents a great opportunity to upgrade your […]

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Marketing Tips: It’s Fundraising Season

Marketing Tips: It’s Fundraising Season

Fundraising groups often think too small when it comes to raising money. Show them how t-shirts beat candy bars every day of the week and get them to their goal much faster.

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How to Use Your T-Shirt Marketing Kit

How to Use Your T-Shirt Marketing Kit

When you’re just starting your t-shirt business, you have a lot to take care of and a lot of things on your mind. Some of those things are (or should be) marketing and sales. After all, isn’t that the whole point of starting your t-shirt business – to make money? The famous Red Motley, one […]

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How to Use T-Shirt Pre-Order Sales

How to Use T-Shirt Pre-Order Sales

Printing custom apparel for groups or events can be a tricky business. Printing too many shirts leaves leftover inventory on the table, with wasted money. Printing too few shirts leaves money on the table that you didn’t earn (but could have if you printed more). This is a tough balance. Using t-shirt pre-orders is one […]

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