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10 Reasons To Start Your Own T-shirt Business

Filed in Start a T Shirt Business by on October 6, 2016
10 Reasons To Start Your Own T-shirt Business

The first step is really the hardest. We asked our customers why they got started in this business and here is a list of some answers: Pedro – Houston, TX  During our teen years, my brother and I used to draw on t-shirts, then we airbrushed and screen printed. So we grew up doing shirts […]

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T-Shirt Marketing 101: Placement

T-Shirt Marketing 101: Placement

  The 4 P’s of the Marketing Mix (price, product, promotion, and placement) are a set of controllable elements that a business will use as part of their marketing strategy. So far in our series, we have talked about product and promotion in regards to marketing your t-shirt business. Placement is another area that you […]

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Practice Makes Perfect!

Filed in Heat Press Information and Tips by on March 21, 2016
Practice Makes Perfect!

It takes a lot of practice before we become good at anything we try and heat printing is no different! It’s possible to learn how to operate a heat press in one lesson, but that just scratches the surface to learning all the tricks of the trade. Below are some common problems associated with heat […]

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Why Use Transfer Express?

Why Use Transfer Express?

As an apparel decorator or someone who wants to start a T-shirt business, what’s important to you when you’re looking for a supplier? At Transfer Express, we like to call ourselves The Custom Transfer People for many reasons. Here are just a few of them… We make it easy for you to do business. Same […]

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Heat Press Accessories – What Do I Need To Get Started?

Heat Press Accessories – What Do I Need To Get Started?

Besides buying a heat press and transfers, it’s common for new customers to ask what else do they need to get started? And the answer depends on what type of garment decoration they’re doing since some applications don’t require any additional accessories! The following accessories are great to have on hand when the need arises: […]

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Get It Straight With the Hotronix® Laser Alignment System!

Get It Straight With the Hotronix® Laser Alignment System!

Applying custom transfers is as easy as 1, 2, 3 by simply controlling three variables – time, temperature, and pressure. But there is a fourth variable to consider, making sure to get the transfer placed in the correct position on the apparel and to GET IT STRAIGHT! Those experienced at applying custom transfers have developed […]

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Decorator Converts Home Into Shop, Showroom & Tiki Bar

Decorator Converts Home Into Shop, Showroom & Tiki Bar

When most decorators want to entertain a client, they might take them out to a nice local restaurant. But Tim Hoffman, owner, Hoffman Embroidery, had a better idea. He built a tiki bar. After paying big rent at the Annapolis Mall in Annapolis, Maryland, for years, Hoffman and his partner decided they’d had enough of […]

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